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The closing date for next month is 20/04/2018

Photos: Hartley Park Farm (left), Spring Show Sunday 18th March. Purbrook Horticultural Society (centre).


SAVE THE CHILDREN ‘BIG SALE’ - Friday, 20th April 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. (£2 entry Friday only), Saturday, 21st April. 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Sunday, 22nd April 10 a.m. - 12 noon - everything half price. From 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. Fill a black bin bag for £10. Come and join us for three days of shopping at the Big Sale.  Held in Petersfield Festival Hall there will be a huge selection of new and good-as-new clothing and shoes for all the family many of them with the original price tags.   There will also be homeware, a designer room and a cafe. If you’re looking for a new outfit, tired of your current wardrobe or just want to have a good time pop along to the Big Sale and help raise funds for disadvantaged children in the U.K. and throughout the world. For further information contact www.petersfield-savethechildren.co.uk

Easter Half Term Fun for all the family. In support of Naomi House and Jacksplace. Thursday 5th April 2018. 11am to 3pm. Come along and enjoy welly throwing, catching tails, giant bubbles, magic show 1pm to 2pm. Only £2 per child to take part. Bring your own Easter Bonnet for the parade. At Country market, Malthouse and Osborne Farms, Kingsley, Bordon, GU35 0QP. TJays4Fun will have their regular pay and lay area. This will include circus skills, trampolines, bouncy castle, barrel train, zorb football and crazy golf.

Well established Ladies Barbershop Chorus, The Havant Pitchpipers are seeking new members over 18 years of age with any singing ability. We rehearse every Tuesday evening from 7.30pm til 10pm at: St Philip's Church Hall, Hawthorn Crescent, Cosham, Portsmouth, PO6 2TL. For more details contact Marilyn Penketh on 02392 460227 or marilyn.penketh@gmail.com. Or just turn up to rehearsal and you will be welcomed by a lovely group of ladies.

Yoga Moves: Daytime class every Wednesday at Catherington Village Hall, Catherington Lane, Horndean, PO8 0TD. Warm-ups, yoga, relaxation & song! For more information call: 02392 667037. All ages and all sizes are welcome.

New Charity Craft Club at Cosham Community Centre. Every Thursday 1.30pm to 4.30pm. Pop-in for a cup of tea if you'd like to help us make craft gifts for charity fundraising events. Everyone welcome. No experience in crafting required. Items always wanted, made and unmade products. Contact Karen - 07879646635.

Denmead horticultural society are holding their Spring show on 7th April in All Saints Church Hall, Hambledon Road, Denmead from 1pm. Admission is 50p and children under 14-years-old are free. Show schedules are available from Parkers in Denmead and there are classes for all ages and abilities! Denmead Horticultural society is a friendly club for people living in the area. We hold monthly meetings in All Saints Church hall on the first Tuesday of the month at 7.30. Visitors are welcome and are charged £2.50. We have excellent speakers. Our April speaker is Rosemary Legrand speaking about "Bhutan, Kingdom of Rare plants" www.denmeadhorticulturalsociety.btck.co.uk

Murder Mystery Supper with The Lion and Unicorn players   Saturday 7th April at 7pm for 7.30pm start. St Peter’s Church Hall, St Peter’s Road, Petersfield. Tickets £15 from The Parish Office 01730260213 or One Tree Bookshop.

St Mary's Church, Hayling Island Spring Fair on Saturday 7th April, in the Church Hall, Church Road. From 10am to 12noon. Free Entrance. Lots of stalls. Delicious cakes and pastries, tombola, gift stall, jewellery, plants, book, CDs and our grand draw. All Welcome.

Waterlooville Probus Club provides a meeting place for retired or semi-retired, professional or business, ladies and gentlemen. We meet on the second Tuesday of each month at 'The Chairmakers', Worlds End, Hambledon, PO7 4QX. The next meeting will be held on the 10th of April from 12noon to 3pm. Please contact our Secretary, Peter Quine, on 079 2662 0530 or by e-mail to peterpia1989@outlook.com.

Managing water resources in a complex world - a Science Discovery Group talk by Dr Julia Brown, Associate Head and Principal Lecturer in Environment and Development, University of Portsmouth, at Warblington School, Southleigh Road, Havant, 7.30-9.15pm.  Monday 16th April. Entrance charge £3 per meeting. 

Emsworth celebrates St George’s Day. The parade will take place on Monday 23rd April and shall be conducted by 16 Regiment Royal Artillery and Band of the Royal Artillery. Crowds can watch the Regiment march along Emsworth High Street. The Mayor of Havant, Elaine Shinbart, will be in attendance as a special guest. Parade commences at 10:30am. Street collection by SSAFA. Street entertainment. Free event. See www.emsworth.org.uk

The ceremony will be held at The Square, Emsworth, Hampshire, on Monday 23rd April. Veterans and children from local primary schools will accompany the parade. See

Save the Children BIG Sale. Friday, 20th April 10am to 7pm to £2 entry on Friday only. Saturday, 21st April, 9am to 4pm and Sunday 22nd April, at 10am to 12noon - everything half price! From 2pm to 3pm. Fill a black bin bag for £10. Come and join us for three days of shopping at the Big Sale.  Held in Petersfield Festival Hall there will be a huge selection of new and good-as-new clothing and shoes for all the family. Many items will have the original price tags.  Also, homeware, a designer room and a cafe. If you’re looking for a new outfit, tired of your current wardrobe or just want to have a good time pop along to the Big Sale and help raise funds for disadvantaged children in the UK and throughout the world. See: www.petersfield-savethechildren.co.uk

Dance Jukebox: Re-live the music of the 1960's, 1970's and 1980's and dance the night away. On Friday 27th April, at Newtown House Hotel, Manor Road, Hayling Island.  Doors Open 7:45pm, early bird price: £6, Door price: £7.50.  Tickets available from www.dancejukebox.co.uk or by calling Performance Interactive Pursuits on 02392 469019.

Film Night: “The Mountain Between Us” at Denmead Community Centre, School Lane, at 7.30pm, Saturday 28th April. Tickets £5. For more details call 02392 256132 or visit www.denmeadca.com

St Swithun’s Way Walk & Run hosted by Treloar’s on Sunday 29th April. Raising money to support the students. The hugely popular event will be I its 6thyear running. People can choose whether they would like to walk or run the 5-mile route from Treloar’s to Bentley or carry on to Farnham and complete the 10-mile route. For more information contact: catherine.Bristow@treloar.org.uk or call 01420 547447.

Tour of the Poppy Factory is being organised by the Denmead Rowan’s Support Group, on Monday 30th April. Admission £25. Contact Janet Read to book your place on 07425 172211 | read.janet.h@gmal.com

The Directory Group covers the following areas within Hampshire and West Sussex: Petersfield, Clanfield, Hayling Island, Cowplain, Waterlooville, Denmead, Purbrook, Widley, Farlington, Cosham, Drayton, Havant, Rowlands Castle, Emsworth, Southbourne, Westbourne, Bosham, Portsmouth, Alton, Alresford, Bentley, Four Marks and Meon Valley