What's on around Petersfield and East Hampshire today, August 5, 2017

By Post in Entertainment

HERE’S your guide to what’s on today, as compiled by the Post series.


CHERITON: Hinton Ampner, 10am-5pm. Holiday activity trail. Suggested donation £1 in addition to usual admission fees.

SOUTH HARTING: Uppark, 10am-5pm. Holiday activity trail. Suggested donation £1 in addition to usual admission fees.


CHAWTON: Jane Austen’s House Museum, 11am-4pm. Stories in Stitches. Free craft afternoon included with admission fees.

CLANFIELD: Queen Elizabeth Country Park, 4pm. Gravel Hill Five. Trail run over five miles plus music, massage and sports shop. Entry £12 per person. Visit: www.hants.gov.uk

PETERSFIELD: Community Centre, Love Lane, 10am-2pm. Summer Fayre with stalls, live music and community organisations, in aid of Petersfield Stroke Support. Free entry and parking.

SELBORNE: Gilbert White’s House, 10.30am-5pm. Gilbert’s Games. Adults £8, children £2, two-day passes and family discounts available. Visit:


WICKHAM: Blind Lane, noon-11pm. Wickham Festival, headlined by The Levellers and Oysterband. Full line-up and tickets:



PETERSFIELD: Petersfield Museum and The Flora Twort Gallery, St Peter’s Road, 10am-4pm. Georgian Petersfield. Call 01730 262601 or visit the website at: www.petersfieldmuseum.co.uk


WINCHESTER: Cathedral grounds, 8.45pm. Mamma Mia. Bring own seats. Tickets from £15.35. Call 01962 857275.


EAST WORLDHAM: Selborne, Caker Lane, 2pm-5pm. Garden open under National Gardens Scheme with book stall, garden quizzes for children, home-made teas. Entry £3.


CHERITON: Hinton Ampner, 6pm-9pm. The Lost World, performed by Illyria. Outdoors, bring a picnic, booking essential. Adults £16, children £8. Call 03442 491895.

CHICHESTER: Festival Theatre, Oaklands Park, 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Fiddler on the Roof. Box office 01243 781312 or visit www.cft.org.uk

CHICHESTER: Minerva Theatre, Oaklands Park, 2.45pm and 7.45pm. House They Grew Up In. Box office 01243 781312 or visit www.cft.org.uk


HOLYBOURNE: Petersfield Ramblers lead a nine-mile walk from the roadside at The White Hart in Holybourne, near Alton. Grid ref: SU 735 410. Walk starts 10am. Cars leave Petersfield Station at 9.20am. Call 01730 891117.

Organisers of events also can enter details on this website so that residents and visitors can have the widest choice of entertainments and activities to enjoy in Petersfield, East Hampshire and beyond.