Everything Elgar

Hampshire Chronicle: Edward Elgar as a young man (from the collection of Wulstan Atkins)

10:51am Friday 17th October 2014

A SOCIETY which celebrates the work of a world-renowned composer will be holding an event in Winchester next week.

Welcome to Stephen’s world . . .

Hampshire Chronicle:

10:48am Friday 17th October 2014

PREVIEW Stephen K Amos at The Lights, Andover

Talking about Balkan adventure

Hampshire Chronicle:

10:38am Friday 17th October 2014

HAMPSHIRE explorer John Pilkington is to give a fundraising talk on the theme ‘A Balkan Adventure’ next week.

Lessons in the art of love

10:29am Friday 17th October 2014

Lessons in art of love

Abbey festival in praise of women

Hampshire Chronicle: Abbey’s feast of festive music

9:48am Friday 17th October 2014

Romsey Abbey looks forward to some special events next week.

Craig revels in evil Annie role

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:50am Friday 10th October 2014

STRICTLY Come Dancing’s ‘Mr Nasty’ won’t be pulling any punches when he hops on stage in Southampton next year.

Suzanne bids for stardom

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:46am Friday 10th October 2014

SHE is dreaming of becoming an actress. Romsey School pupil 13-year-old Suzanne Poole has made it through to the regional finals of the Open Mic UK singing competition, and will now be performing in the live showcases of the competition. And tomorrow (Saturday) Suzanne will be hoping judges will give her top marks when she performs at the Ferneham Hall in Fareham.

Roman invasion of Romsey

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:43am Friday 10th October 2014

A FUNNY Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum will show at a Romsey theatre next week.

Collective offers novice poets tea and sympathy

9:12am Friday 10th October 2014

A Romsey group has received a county council grant to help them give budding performance poets an easy start.

New management at Winchester music venue

Hampshire Chronicle:

10:00am Wednesday 8th October 2014

IT was a busy few days for a Winchester music venue, after appointing a new manager and cancelling three events.

Quizzing with the young carers

5:40pm Wednesday 8th October 2014

Romsey Young Carers are holding a quiz night later this month.

There's money in nostalgia

10:18am Tuesday 7th October 2014

EVERY little helps. That’s the message from Lisa Day who is a staging another fundraiser in aid of a children’s cancer ward at Southampton General Hospital.

Life beneath the waves

3:51pm Monday 6th October 2014

An air museum will be diving into the depths next Wednesday (October 15).

Rising stars on tour

Hampshire Chronicle:

7:00am Monday 6th October 2014

TWO fast-rising young UK bands will play a Southampton venue next week as part of a nationwide tour.

Bill Laurance Project heading for Southampton

Hampshire Chronicle:

11:00am Saturday 4th October 2014

FOLLOWING the release of his critically acclaimed album, Bill Laurance will stop off in Southampton as part of his UK tour.

Making Connections through their artwork

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:32am Friday 3rd October 2014

THEY spent six years with an ocean between them, exchanging artwork across continents to keep their friendship alive.

Winchester Dialogues to return

Hampshire Chronicle: John Simpson

9:30am Friday 3rd October 2014

AN interview series which raises money for a high-profile Winchester appeal returns for its third season this month.

Discover James's comedy

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:28am Friday 3rd October 2014

WINNER of the Best International Show at New Zealand Comedy Festival this year, James Acaster, is making his way to Winchester this weekend.

Lodge throws open its doors

Hampshire Chronicle:

1:45pm Tuesday 30th September 2014

There’s a chance to tour one of the Test Valley’s most distinctive houses over the next week.

Fighting off Forest invasion

10:33am Tuesday 30th September 2014

Aliens invading the New Forest will be the subject a talk to given in Romsey in October.

Still protesting after all these years

Hampshire Chronicle: BRITAIN’S first lady of folk, Julie Felix, will perform in Ilminster next week.

4:42pm Thursday 25th September 2014

TO celebrate 50 years in music, legendary folk and protest singer Julie Felix will appear in Winchester this weekend.

Joanna supports cathedral windows appeal

Hampshire Chronicle: Joanna Lumley

4:39pm Thursday 25th September 2014

A WORLD-renowned actress and human rights activist is coming to Winchester as part of an appeal to restore cathedral windows.

Young quartet at Stockbridge Town Hall

Hampshire Chronicle: The Delmege Quartet featuring former Romsonian, Hannah Rose Innes, 21 on cello

4:30pm Thursday 25th September 2014

A STRING quartet from The Royal Academy of Music will play in Stockbridge next month.

Church concert for peace

9:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

As part of its commemorations of the 100th anniversary of the First World War, Rmsey’s Abbey United Reformed Church has been focussing on issues of war and peace. On Saturday, October 4, he church is staging a “Concert for Peace” featuring local performers and a variety of music.

Fruits of the Forest at art exhibition

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:45am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

AN EYE-catching display of art representing the New Forest is on show at Romsey’s Rum’s Eg gallery.

Hampshire harvest

Hampshire Chronicle: Winchester Cathedral

8:36am Tuesday 23rd September 2014

PREPARATIONS are underway for a Hampshire festival set to welcome autumn with a jam-packed weekend.

Rockney legends

Hampshire Chronicle:

10:09am Friday 19th September 2014

FOLLOWING the release of their new album British pop-rock duo Chas and Dave are set to take a Basingstoke theatre by storm.

Take a chance on Abba night

9:55am Friday 19th September 2014

ABBA fans will certainly be thanking one super-troupe for the music when a reunion act comes to Southampton next month.

Austen manuscript on show at her museum

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:53am Friday 19th September 2014

A RARE glimpse into the way Jane Austen worked is now on display at her Hampshire home.

Shiver me timbers!

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:29am Friday 19th September 2014

AHOY there shipmates! Pirates have been spotted ahead.

The story of remembrance

Hampshire Chronicle: Major General Patrick Cordingley led a battalion of 12,000 men in the Gulf War.

8:52am Friday 19th September 2014

HE commanded the Desert Rats during the 1991 Gulf War.

New cultural network targets business rates

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:00pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

A NEW culture networking group has been launched in a bid to boost business and artistic space in the city.

Smugglers' tales

12:20pm Wednesday 17th September 2014

David Robinson will give a talk entitled “Smuggling in Hampshire and Dorset, 1750 to 1840” at Romsey Town Hall on Thursday (September 25) at 7.30pm.

South Wonston film club to show "The Promise"

Hampshire Chronicle:

8:00pm Monday 15th September 2014

THIS month’s film at South Wonston Village Hall will be “A Promise”, a romantic drama set in Germany just before the Great War, starring Rebecca Hall and Alan Rickman.

Builders brew up

4:49pm Monday 15th September 2014

A HOUSE-builder is taking part in Macmillan’s World’s Biggest Coffee Morning fundraiser.

Wayne forecast

Hampshire Chronicle:

3:55pm Friday 12th September 2014

The Wayne Fontana Show,

William's the douse manager after braving the ice bucket challenge

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:47am Friday 12th September 2014

RESIDENTS of a retirement home gave their house manager a soaking.

General back in the saddle for show

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:42am Friday 12th September 2014

Major General Patrick Cordingley has not ridden a horse for the last 10 years but tomorrow (Saturday) he will be back in the saddle in front of thousands of people as he takes the salute on horseback for the closing ceremony of the Romsey Show.

Leo's a class act

Hampshire Chronicle:

10:27am Thursday 11th September 2014

By day he’s a guitar teacher by night he’s the leader of a contemporary jazz group.

Recital in memory of organ builder

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:58am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Jeffrey Williams, the former organist of Romsey Abbey, returns to the console on Friday, September 19 to give an organ recital.

Reunited on the Riviera

Hampshire Chronicle:

9:55am Tuesday 9th September 2014

Private Lives,

Mayor invites artists and businesses to launch city's cultural network

Hampshire Chronicle: Cllr Berry has become Winchester's 815th mayor

12:00pm Friday 5th September 2014

LOCAL artists and businesses have been invited to a meeting for a new cultural network by Winchester City Council.

Big top thrills in Baddesley

Hampshire Chronicle:

8:24am Thursday 4th September 2014

A circus is pitching its big top in North Baddesley this week.

University appoints Hampshire sculptor as its first artist in residence

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:00pm Wednesday 3rd September 2014

WINCHESTER University has appointed its first Artist in Residence to create new art for the campus.

Director looks to the future with 'absurd' theatre

Hampshire Chronicle:

11:00am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

IT has often been argued that the theatre can be a platform for so much more than simple audience entertainment.

Bryn breaks with organ tradition

Hampshire Chronicle:

8:00am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

The lunchtime concert in the Abbey next Wednesday (September 10) at 1pm promises to be outside the usual run of organ recitals.

Tea date for Songul

Hampshire Chronicle:

10:09am Monday 1st September 2014

Romsey's Teapoet Collective will present a monthly poetry cafe at the town's community art gallery, Rum's Eg, starting on Sunday, September 14.

Theatre Royal celebrates centenary

Hampshire Chronicle:

1:00pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A WINCHESTER landmark has celebrated its centenary.

Winchester Poetry Festival to mark Great War outbreak

5:00pm Wednesday 27th August 2014

THE outbreak of the First World War will be marked with a series of centenary events and readings at Winchester’s inaugural poetry festival.

Winchester artists' work displayed at National Gallery

Hampshire Chronicle:

12:00pm Friday 22nd August 2014

NOT every artist can boast their artwork has been exhibited at London's National Gallery alongside the great masters.

Eastleigh Music Festival


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