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Clubs and Societies in Fareham

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Fareham Pétanque Club


Venue: adjacent to the North-West Fareham Community Centre, Henry Cort Drive, Fareham PO15 6TL
Days/Times: ''Club Night'' is every Wednesday night, from about 7:30, for casual play for fun.
Cost: Annual subscription £25 (Juniors £5)
Contact name: Mrs Mary Sheppard
Contact Email: petanque@catisfield.com
Website: http://www.catisfield.com/petanque

Pétanque: Many people have seen the French playing Boule when on holiday. It's actually a sport played in many countries world-wide and it's very easy to pick up. It is enjoyable even if you are a new player playing with (relative) experts. An ideal sport for all the family - all ages from 8 - 80+ can play together. Fareham Pétanque Club prides itself on being a very friendly club, welcoming to new players and with lots of cameraderie amongst members. Come and have a try. This is the follow-on Club from Limesdowne PC of Catisfield.


1st Portchester Rainbows


Venue: Northern Junior School
Days/Times: Monday 16:30 to 17:30
Cost: £2.00 a week
Contact name: Elaine Crowe
Contact Email: https://enquiryym.girlguiding.org.uk/
Contact Telephone: 02392 612823

To join Rainbows go to https://enquiryym.girlguiding.org.uk/ and register your interest and we contact you with more details.


Acca Voce Vocal Group


Venue: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington
Days/Times: Mondays at 6.45pm - 8pm
Cost: £2 *with a CCA Membership (£12 annually)
Contact name: Alison Kinnaird
Contact Email: www.acca-voce.co.uk (contact us page)
Contact Telephone: 07906 555616
Website: http://www.acca-voce.co.uk

We are a relaxed choir of all ages and abilities, covering a varied genre of musical styles. We will show you how to sing in harmony and effective vocal techniques. With our pay as you sing policy there really is no need to put it off. If you enjoy singing and want to meet new friendly people then come along on a Monday and give it a go!!


Acting Up Drama Classes


Venue: Abshot Community Centre
Days/Times: Monday 16:00 - 17:00 (7-10 years), 17:00 - 17:45 (4-7 years), 17:45 - 18:45 (11-16 years)
Cost: £3.50 / £4.00
Contact name: Rosie Sloan
Contact Email: rosie@unexpectedplaces.co.uk
Website: http://actinguphants.co.uk/

Acting UP provides performing arts education through extracurricular classes. Our engaging and dynamic drama classes currently run in Fareham, Gosport and Southampton. Our drama classes are open to all ages; whether you or your little one want to concentrate on building confidence, ace an audition or relax and unwind! At Acting UP we believe drama classes don’t need to cost the earth for our students to enjoy learning new skills, have an opportunity to use their imagination, or meet new friends – while taking part in exciting, fun and useful drama classes. Taught by a professional director and workshop facilitator Rosanna Sloan, our classes provide high-quality drama sessions, but without the expensive price tag. Our classes give our students the chance to devise theatre, work with text, explore puppetry and play games to improve coordination, promote teamwork and to have fun creating playing and imagining together. If you have any questions, please get in touch. We are always happy to hear from you!


Aikido - Ken Shin Kai


Venue: Fareham Leisure Centre
Days/Times: Monday 8.00pm - 9.30pm
Cost: Varies see website, concessions available.
Contact name: Dee Masters
Contact Email: ksk@kenshinkai.org.uk
Website: http://www.kenshinkai.org.uk

Yoshinkan Aikido is a Japanese Martial Art taught to the Japanese Riot Police, which, when used for self-defence can counter many different attacks. Ken Shin Kai teaches Yoshinkan Aikido and is a member of the Aikido Yoshinkan Foundation (AYF) based in Tokyo, Japan. Learn to defend yourself by blending with an attackers power, dispersing his energy, and finally, throwing or controlling the attacker. In addition to aiding weight loss, increasing fitness, stamina and balance and developing self-confidence. Traditional Weapons (Jo, Bokken, Tanto) classes are also available. Kenshinkai is non-profit and all instructors are CRB checked.


Amigos Line Dance Classes


Venue: Sarisbury Green Social Club, Bridge Street, Sarisbury
Days/Times: Every Monday from 7:30pm till 10pm
Cost: £5 per week
Contact Email: carolannstorey@aol.com
Contact Telephone: 01329 832024

Intermediate line dance classes. Fun class with instructor Mick Storey. Mick teaches top chart dances as well as recaps of old favourites. Teaches to all types of music. Mick recently took over the class from 2c's Christopher and Christine who have retired from teaching to enjoy more time relaxing.


Army Cadet Force


Venue: 1 Platoon, Bridge Road, Park Gate SO31 7GD
Days/Times: Mondays and Thursdays 19.30 - 21.30
Cost: £25 enrolment and 50p a night thereafter
Contact name: Lieutenant Glaysher
Contact Email: caaycoyhants-se@rfca.orq.uk
Contact Telephone: 02380 783791

The Hampshire and Isle of Wight Army cadet force is a voluntary organisation for teenagers from the age of 12 to 18 years of age. It involves different activities from drill and map and compass to shooting and the Duke of Edinburgh award scheme. It provides an environment for learning activities outside of the main stream curriculum and encourages initiative and team working at each unit. Please contact for more details of your nearest location.


autism isolation no more


Venue: Fareham Shopping Centre
Days/Times: Multiple times please check website
Cost: Free
Contact name: Rachael Pearson
Contact Email: autismisolationnomore@outlook.com
Contact Telephone: 0800 612 9079
Website: http://www.autismisolationnomore.org/

autism isolation no more, our aim preventing isolation for families affected by autistic spectrum.


Club After Eight 1988


Venue: The Golden Lion, High Street, Fareham,PO16 7AE.
Days/Times: Every Wednesday, 8 30pm to 11 00pm
Cost: Free
Contact name: Jean
Contact Email: jean.ovenden@live.co.uk
Contact Telephone: 01329312698
Website: http://clubaftereight1988.org.uk/

Club after Eight, now in its 25th year as a social club for divorced, single, separated, and widowed people over the age of 40yrs. The club was formed to give people of a similar age and circumstances a place to meet with a view to making new friends and to broaden their social life. We feel we have done this successfully over the past 24yrs and hope continue into the future. The club has various meeting places ranging from Parkgate to Emsworth, and new areas are always up for consideration. We are a non-profit making club run completely by volunteers making annual subscriptions very reasonable at £28 per annum.


Create Club


Venue: Tesco Fareham Community Room
Days/Times: Wednesday, 18:00 - 19:00
Cost: £5 per week, donation made weekly to CF Kids
Contact name: Louise Richardson
Contact Email: louiserichardson@thecreationstation.co.uk
Contact Telephone: 01329 339492
Website: http://www.thecreationstation.co.uk/childrens-art-class-and-party-entertainer/hampshire-fareham

Art and craft sessions for 7 - 11 year olds. Let them explore their imagination and use their creativity to create a range of masterpieces!


Crofton Lions Club


Venue: The Crofton Pub, Crofton Lane, Stubbington
Days/Times: Second Tuesday of each month at 7.30pm
Cost: No admission fee. Members do however pay a monthly subscription (currently £5).
Contact name: Reg Norton
Contact Email: reg4croftonlions@aol.com
Contact Telephone: 01329 663661

Crofton Lions Club activities are centred on the Crofton Ward which includes Stubbington, Hill Head and Peel Common. The club is part of an international organisation of approximately 1.4 million men and women who volunteer their time to humanitarian causes in their local and global communities. The motto is "We Serve" and our aim is to serve all who are less fortunate than ourselves. Every penny of the funds we raise are used for charitable purposes. We are ordinary people but, collectively, we can achieve amazing things!


Diabetes UK Fareham Group


Venue: The Hall, Holy Trinity Church, West Street, Fareham
Days/Times: First Thursday evening of each month, from 7.30pm to 9.00pm, but not during August
Contact name: Raymond
Contact Telephone: 01329 664722

We are a support group which meets monthly to learn more about managing diabetes with confidence, to raise funds for research, to share experiences and to campaign for better services. All welcome.


Diabetes UK Fareham Group


Venue: The Community Space at TESCO in central Fareham (free parking!)
Days/Times: The first Thursday evening of each month, not January/August, at 7.30pm
Cost: Free
Contact name: Raymond Hale
Contact Email: raymond.hale@ntlworld.com
Contact Telephone: 01329 664722
Website: https://www.diabetes.org.uk/

We share our experiences over a cup of tea and aim to learn how to manage our condition. Diabetes is not the end of the world and it can be managed so that we remain healthy. We usually have an expert speaker and enjoy getting together. All welcome!


Elite Life


Venue: Whiteley Community Centre
Days/Times: Friday mornings 9.20am
Cost: £ 5.00
Contact name: Helen Davies
Contact Email: Info@elite-life.co.uk
Contact Telephone: 07944763067
Website: http://www.elite-life.co.uk/

A great Legs Bums and Tums Class for all abilities.


Fareham & District Amateur Radio Club


Venue: Fareham Sailing & Motor Boat Club
Days/Times: Wednesday evenings 19:30
Cost: £20.00 p.a.
Contact name: Derek Clarkson
Contact Email: g4jlp@lineone.net
Contact Telephone: 07989082420
Website: http://www.fareham-darc.co.uk/

Amateur radio club meeting every week with a varied range of technical items of interest to amateur radio enthusiasts.


Fareham And Portchester Camera Club


Venue: Portchester Parish Hall, Assheton Court off Castle Street, Portchester PO16 9PY
Days/Times: Tuesday evenings at 7:30 to 10:00 pm from September to mid-June
Cost: £60 pa. Pro rata for new members starting after 1st meeting in September
Contact name: Val Goldsworthy
Contact Email: j.goldsworthy@ntlworld.com
Website: http://www.fpcc.org.uk/

The purpose of the club is ‘for the encouragement and furtherance of all forms of photography through weekly talks, discussions, practical evenings and competitions. We are a lively, friendly group of people who continue to enjoy and improve their photography. As well as internal competitions we also compete against other camera clubs in the area and take part in both the Southern Counties Photographic Federation League and Salisbury Exhibition which takes place in January every year.


Fareham Chess Club


Venue: Duke of Connaught's Own Club (DoCOC), 74 Western Road, Fareham PO16 0NS
Days/Times: Every Tuesday starting at 7:30pm & ending when the last mebers leaves (although our Venue closes at 11pm)
Cost: Annual subs are £8 for Adults and £5 for Juniors & Students plus (if 18 &over), £12 for DoCOC membership
Contact name: Rob Davies
Contact Email: farehamtaid@gmail.com
Contact Telephone: 01329 286615
Website: http://www.farehamchess.org.uk/

In addition to Members playing friendly games of chess, the Club participates in both the Portsmouth & District and the Southampton Chess Leagues. There are also a number of Internal Club Competitions. Everybody is welcome, not just Grand Masters and experienced Chess players, but it does help if you already know how to set up a chess board & understand how all the chess pieces move. So you can try us out, the first week is 'free'.


Fareham Heathens Rugby Club


Venue: Cams Alders Recreation Ground, Palmerston Drive, Fareham
Days/Times: Seniors (16 upwards) meet Tuesday and Thursday 7.00pm - 9.00pm and Youth (6 to 16) meet Sunday 10.00am - 12 noon.
Contact Email: rugby@farehamheathens.co.uk

Formed in the early '70s, Fareham Heathens has developed a reputation for friendliness and excellence. We run at least three senior teams, plus a vets, the club is building its youth program and is expanding rapidly. We have commenced specific age group training, and currently have a growing group of children that turn up each Sunday and take part in our sessions. We are always looking out for new players from 6 - 16 years old, so why don't you come down and meet us; give the game a try (no pun intended there). We are currently catering for the under 7, under 8, under 9, under 10, under 11, under 12, under 13, under 14 and under 16 (school years reception, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 and 11) age groups. Come along on Sunday mornings 10.00am - 12.00 noon and see what we do. No previous experience of rugby necessary. We have a large car park and a clubhouse and bar. Also we have a fully floodlit pitch, enabling us to host games in the evening, as well as providing us with a superb training area.


Fareham Lions Club


Venue: Broadlaw Community Centre, Lion Place, Bishopsfield Road, Fareham
Days/Times: 2nd Monday of each month at 8.00 pm
Cost: Currently £5 per month
Contact name: Ernie Howard
Contact Email: ernie.howard@ntlwolrd,com
Contact Telephone: 01329 235356
Website: http://www.farehamlions.org.uk

Fareham Lions Club has been serving the community for over 50 years, we are part of the International Association of Lions Clubs which is the world's largest service club organization. We have 1.35 million members in more than 46,000 clubs worldwide and we are active in community projects in over 200 countries and geographic areas.


Fareham Local Wildlife Trust Group


Venue: Holy Trinity Church Hall, West Street, Fareham, PO16 0EL
Days/Times: September to April on the 2nd Thursday of each month, 19:30 - 21:30
Cost: Suggested donation of £3 per meeting
Contact name: Hazel Fotheringham
Contact Email: hazel.andsteve@ntlworld.com
Contact Telephone: 01489 571125
Website: http://www.hiwwt.org.uk/

We are a friendly group of wildlife enthusiasts who meet on the 2nd Thursday of the month at Holy Trinity Church Hall from September through to April and have a guest speaker on a local wildlife related topic.


Fareham NCT Bumps and Babies


Venue: Titchfield Community Centre
Days/Times: Friday 10.00-12.00
Cost: £1.50 per week when you attend
Contact name: Anna Greenfield
Contact Email: farehamnct@yahoo.co.uk
Contact Telephone: 01489573352
Website: http://www.nct.org.uk/branches/fareham

An opportunity to come along and meet other new mums and mums to be. Share experiences and chat over a cup of tea and biscuits. Play mats and toys available for babies. £1 entry to cover room hire plus 50p for drinks and biscuits. For more information please email farehamnct@yahoo.co.uk or just turn up.


Fareham Outdoor Bowls Club


Venue: Off Leigh Road, Fareham (to left of small carpark)
Days/Times: Every day from mid April to September
Cost: Annual membership £60 with 50% reduction for novice bowlers in their first season
Contact name: Bob Alger
Contact Email: info@farehambowls.org.uk
Contact Telephone: 01329 823602
Website: http://www.farehambowls.org.uk

Bowls truly is the "sport for all". It can be played by all ages, abilities and sexes - making it the perfect sport for individuals or for all members of the family to enjoy together. Fareham Bowls Club welcomes both experienced and novice bowlers and provides free "Come and Try" sessions and coaching from qualified Bowls England coaches. You are welcome to come and have a try without any obligation to take it any further.


Fareham Sailing and Motor Boat Club


Venue: The Boathouse, Lower Quay, Fareham PO16 0RA
Days/Times: Members have access daily
Cost: Cost varies see website
Contact name: Dee Orme
Contact Email: commadore@fsmbcnet.org.uk
Contact Telephone: 07702 011542
Website: http://www.fsmbcnet.org.uk

This friendly Club has something for everyone. Moorings for boat owners, Club dinghies and Fareham Luggers for members who would like to race or just potter around Fareham Creek. There is a social programme centred around the Clubhouse for those who prefer to stay on dry land. Check out our website for further information.


Fareham School of Gymnastics


Venue: Portchester Community School, Neville Lovett Community School and Oak Meadow Family Centre
Days/Times: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 4-7pm.
Cost: £3.50 per session.
Contact Telephone: 01329 312437
Website: http://www.fsog.co.uk/

The Club caters for girls and boys who wish to learn the basics in gymnastics. The Club also runs advanced and competitive groups. The floor, vault. trampette, bar and beam are just some of the exciting activities to be offered to all its members.


Fareham Shorinji Kempo


Venue: Spirit Health Club, Holiday Inn, Cartwright Drive, Titchfield
Days/Times: Every Friday from 7.30pm till 9.30pm
Cost: £4 per session
Contact name: Paul Doidge
Contact Telephone: 01489 581721
Website: http://www.shorinji.co.uk/fareham/fareham.html

Shorinji Kempo is more than just a self defence martial art. The training aims to develop the individual both mentally and physically. One of the basic aKempo consists of 'Goho' hard and 'Juho' soft techniques. Goho comprising punches, kicks, dodges and blocks. Juho locks, holds and throws. Shorinji Kempo was founded in Japan in 1947 by a Zen monk, Doshin So. Today Shorinji Kempo is one of the most popular martial arts in Japan.


Fareham Trefoil Guild


Venue: Church of Sacred Heart Hall, Portland Street, Fareham
Days/Times: 4th Wednesday of each month, 12:45 - 14:45
Cost: Approx £20 annual plus £1.50 each meeting
Contact name: Shirley Boyd
Contact Email: rene.seaman1@ntlworld.com
Contact Telephone: 01329 281224
Website: http://hampshireeast-trefoilandfriends.org.uk/

A social group supporting the aims of guiding and scouting in community. Minimum age 18. We offer, friendship and activities, talks, outings, meals out, coffee mornings and support guiding activities.


Fareham-Vannes Twinning Association


Venue: Various locations (including Vannes)
Days/Times: Various
Cost: Please contact Membership Secretary
Contact name: Membership Secretary
Contact Email: martin.lazell1@ntlworld.com
Website: http://www.farvantwin.hampshire.org.uk/twinning.htm

Fareham and Vannes in Brittany have been twinned since 1967. There are many exchange visits, in which sporting, musical, artistic, medical and other cultural and friendship groups take part. In addition, social events are organised, such as a summer Hog Roast, Wine and Cheese evenings and an annual dinner. The Club is based in Fareham and individuals of all ages are welcome to join the association.


Fluid Motion Youth Theatre


Venue: Catisfield Memorial Hall, Catisfield Lane
Days/Times: Every Monday (during term time) 16:15 - 18:15
Cost: £5 per child, per session
Contact name: Leigh Johnstone
Contact Email: leigh@fluidmotiontheatre.co.uk
Contact Telephone: 07935 680209
Website: http://www.fluidmotiontheatre.co.uk

Our Fareham Youth Theatre is open to children aged between 8-13. Every term the group get to work with professional theatre makers to create thrilling and inspiring work that is performed both locally and regionally. Our youth theatre is open everyone giving children the opportunity to take part in safe, empowering and challenging theatre regardless of age, background or ability.


Jitterbugz Dance Studio


Venue: Genesis Centre
Days/Times: Wednesdays 10:00
Cost: £4.50 per class Pay as you go
Contact name: Vikki Webb
Contact Email: vikki@jitterbugzdance.co.uk
Contact Telephone: 07922 907727
Website: http://jitterbugzdance.co.uk/

Jitterbugz Dance studio offers fun relaxed dance classes for children aged 18 months to 8 years. Using familiar music, props and tonnes of imagination, children learn foundation dance steps to many different styles of dance to give them a great start in the world of dance. Classes are pay as you and siblings attending the same class go free! Classes are suitable for children of all abilities. Children with additional needs welcome.


JUSE ( Gosport Amateur Operatic Society Junior Section)


Venue: Crofton Community Centre, Stubbington Lane, Stubbington
Days/Times: Tuesdays at 6.30 pm
Contact name: Sue Macfarlan
Contact Telephone: 01329 665075
Website: http://www.freewebs.com/gaosjuse/

Junior Operatic Society for children 8 to 16 years.


Ladies Rugby Team


Venue: Gosport and Fareham Rugby Club
Days/Times: Training sessions on Monday and Friday from 6-8pm
Cost: £60 per year (possibility to pay £5 per month by direct debit)
Contact name: Emily Wakelin
Contact Email: ewakelin92@yahoo.co.uk
Contact Telephone: 07463 703330
Website: http://www.gosportandfarehamrfc.co.uk/

Girls from the age of 14 are welcome to join the Touch Rugby and participate in the fun-filled and challenging training sessions, leading them to build on their skills within rugby, their confidence and aiding their social development. Every month, the team enter the Hampshire Ladies Touch Rugby Tournament where we compete against Ladies Rugby Teams around Hampshire in 7-a-side teams. Training sessions are on Monday and Friday evenings from 6pm at Gosport and Fareham RFC in Gosport Park. Training involves building on skill and fitness. The aim of these training sessions is to be able to combine the two aspects in order to achieve highly within matches. However, as well as hoping to achieve high positions within the league, one of our main aims is to ensure all the girls build on their physical and mental strengths and overall have a good time.


Locksheath Gymnastics Club


Venue: Lockswood Community Centre, Locks Heath and Brookfield Community School, Sarisbury Green
Days/Times: Gymtots, Fun 4 Baby and Gyminis sessions at various times on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays at the Lockswood Community Centre. Gyminis sessions at Brookfield Community School on Tuesdays.
Cost: £3.90 a session
Contact Telephone: 01630 657363

Pathway to Childrens Health, Fitness & Fun. This thriving club has achieved an excellant reputation in providing a programme through which children develop physical literacy, socialskills and healthy lifestyles. British Gymnastics Gymmark accreditation and is an officially approved safe, effective and child friendly club.


Lockswood Bridge Club


Venue: St Mary's Church Hall, Church Road, Warsash, SO31 9GF
Days/Times: Every Friday at 18.55
Cost: £2.50 per evening
Contact name: John Langston
Contact Email: johnlangston80@hotmail.com
Contact Telephone: 01489 577271
Website: http://www.bridgewebs.com/lockswood/

Bridge Club, affiliated to English Bridge Union. Duplicate Bridge played. Players of all standards welcome. Full details on website.


Moves Fitness


Venue: Scout Hut, Bells Lane, Stubbington
Days/Times: Wednesday at 6.30pm for an hour
Cost: £4 per class
Contact name: Zoe
Contact Telephone: 023 9251 3656

Dance style aerobics taught by Zoe. All routines have high & low impact versions so these classes are suitable for all ages and fitness levels. Bring a bottle of water, weights if you have them and a mat/towel.


Mr Jones's Open Mic


Venue: The Fareham Pub
Days/Times: Every other Sunday 4-8pm
Cost: Free
Contact name: Marcus Jones
Contact Email: marcusjones7@hotmail.com
Contact Telephone: 07786156897

A chance to watch and perform with some of the hidden talent within the Fareham area as well as some of the better known ones. Come along if you like live music to Mr Jones's Open Mic at The Fareham for a friendly atmosphere and a great afternoons entertainment. All styles welcome. Check out our Facebook page for more details.


Perform Drama Classes


Venue: Titchfield Community Centre Mill Street, Titchfield, Hampshire, PO14 4AB
Days/Times: Tuesdays 4pm - 5pm and 5pm - 6pm
Cost: £156 for 10 classes
Contact name: Lucy Quick
Contact Email: enquiries@perform.org.uk
Contact Telephone: 0845 400 4000
Website: http://www.perform.org.uk

Drama, Dance & Singing for 4-8 year olds. The only drama, dance and singing workshops for 4-8 year olds that focuses on helping develop children’s confidence, co-ordination, communication and concentration skills. Perform will give your child amazing social skills and will be the best fun of their week. This September to December, Perform children will be travelling through space on an inter-planetary adventure with The Space Queen and The Little Green Alien. On their way they’ll eat cheese with The Man on the Moon, gravity groove with The Sparkly Spaceman, and visit Venus with the beautiful Princess Star. Their mission is to confront and stop The Cruel Commander, who plans to destroy Planet Earth…but will they stop him on time?! Guaranteed to be the best fun that your child has all week! All interested children are entitled to a Free Trial Session.


Portchester Campus Volleyball Group


Venue: Portchester Community School, White Hart Lane, Portchester.
Days/Times: Wednesday 20:00 - 21:00
Cost: £4.00 per session
Contact name: Portchester Campus Volleyball Group
Contact Email: patandalex@po168nz.freeserve.co.uk

Non competitive, no leagues. Strictly for pleasure group. Male and Female members. Age range of present members 20+ - 70+. Changing facillities available.


Portchester Civic Society


Venue: Portchester Parish Hall
Days/Times: Meetings held every 3rd Tuesday of the month at 7.30 pm
Cost: £8.00 per individual
Contact name: Paul Woodman
Contact Email: PortchesterCivic@yahoo.co.uk
Contact Telephone: (023) 92 382778
Website: http://www.portchestercivicsociety.co.uk/

A society to look after the interests of Portchester Aims: To promote high standards of planning & architecture To educate the public in key aspects of the area To secure the preservation of places of historical and environmental interest


Portchester Darby and Joan Club


Venue: Portchester Parish Hall, Castle Street
Days/Times: 1st and 3rd Wednedsay of each month
Cost: £3.00 per year + £1.50 per meeting
Contact name: Joan Brameld
Contact Email: jbrameld@virginmedia.com
Contact Telephone: 02392 421371

A very friendly club we meet for company and a chat and tea and biscuits. We have speakers, entertainers and parties. Also kurling and bingo. Monthly outings in the summer time. Ages between 60 and 90.


Portchester Karate Club


Venue: Castle St Primary School and Portchester Community School
Days/Times: Wednesday/Friday evenings and Saturday morning. Please email for Children/adult times.
Cost: This depends on various factors but a typical adult pays £6 for the first lesson of week and £3 for the second lesson. A typical junior pays £3.5 for the first lesson and £2.5 for the second. Family rates also available.
Contact name: Merv O'Donnell
Contact Email: mvodonnell@portchesterkarate.co.uk
Contact Telephone: 07713284430
Website: http://www.portchesterkarate.co.uk

Established in 1982 the club has a family orientated feeling and welcomes all suitable people, both new and "old hands" to join. Traditional Karate is our main emphasis concentrating on much more than the art of self defence. The practice of Karate develops self confidence, self discipline, a sense of respect for self and others and is an excellent developer of character. The physical exercises and regular training develops body stamina and strength and helps to maintain good health. Karate is suitable for most people and at Portchester our members range from 5 to 77. The only way to learn the true art of karate is to practice in a well-established reputable club with instructors who have an excellent knowledge of the art and the ability to teach in a welcoming and friendly manner. New members are welcome, and we endeavour to make them feel part of the club in as short a time as possible. If you are interested in trying karate for yourself, or you are one of those many people who have harboured an interest but never found the time, do email or telephone us, or simply come along to one of our sessions and meet the team. We look forward to seeing you at the club.


Rotary Club of Fareham Meon


Venue: Cams Hall Estate Golf Club
Days/Times: Every Wednesday at 19.30 (2nd and 4th at 18.30)
Cost: Annual membership - details available on request
Contact name: John Lovell
Contact Email: john.lovell2@virginmedia.com
Website: http://www.rotary-ribi.org/clubs/homepage.php?ClubID=653

Formed in 1982 as part of the world wide network of Rotary International, the Fareham Meon Club has an excellent record of helping a wide range of people and organisations both locally and abroad. In an increasingly complex world, Rotary provides friendship and fellowship. It is one of the two reasons why Rotary began in 1905.


Royal British Legion


Venue: Hill Park Memorial Working Men's Club, Highlands Road, Fareham
Days/Times: Second Monday of each month at 7.30 pm
Contact Email: mail@farehamrbl.org
Contact Telephone: 01329 280782

Fareham branch of the Royal British Legion. Mens and Womens sections. All are welcome.


Ryukin Ryu Karate


Venue: Broadlaw community space
Days/Times: Mondays 17:00 - 18:00 for 7 to 12 yr olds and 18:00 - 19:00 for 13yr old+
Cost: £3.25 per session
Contact name: Sensei Carole Stedman
Contact Email: bexpecks@hotmail.co.uk
Contact Telephone: 01329 285667

Run by the highly respected ex mayoress of Fareham, this class encourages self confidence, discipline and is a fantastic source of excercise while teaching the art of self defence. This class is friendly and fun and the kids always go home happy. There are classes for both children and adults so if you wish to join or know more then please call us, email us or pop along on a Monday evening and see what its all about. Thank you


Sarisbury Choral Society


Venue: Sarisbury Green Community Centre
Days/Times: Thursday from 19:50 - 21:20
Cost: £75.00 per year
Contact name: Katrin Kopte
Contact Email: katrinkopte@googlemail.com
Contact Telephone: 01489 572487
Website: http://sarisburychoralsociety.weebly.com

We are a mixed voices choir of about 35 members. We practice in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere. New members with or without experience welcome.


Solent Blades Floorball Club


Venue: Solent Arena
Days/Times: Thursday 19:00 - 20:30
Cost: £5 per session
Contact name: Dean Pratt
Contact Email: Solentfloorball@gmail.com
Contact Telephone: 07870440928

Solent Blades is a floorball club that play out of Solent arena in Fareham. Floorball is a Swedish game that is very similar to hockey and ice hockey. Played indoors and is a lot of fun to play too. We have a mixture of people that play at our club from 13 upwards, and all abilities from starters to experienced players. Pop along for a free trial...


Solent Martial Arts Academies


Venue: Crofton Community Centre, Brookfield Community School and Portchester Community Centre
Days/Times: See description for details
Contact name: Shihan Martin Rogers
Contact Email: martin242@ntlworld.com
Contact Telephone: 01329 221512 (office hours)
Website: http://www.ukjujitsu.com

Solent Martial Arts Academies is a member of the British Ju Jitsu Association (BJJAGB) - the official governing body for ju jitsu in the United Kingdom. Shihan Martin Rogers is one of the best-known and highly respected teachers in the martial arts world today. The club offers a comprehensive training package including classical Jujitsu, Aiki Jujitsu, weapons, advanced nerve and pressure point fighting and street self defence. Mon to Thurs - Crofton Community Centre Little Warriors 5.15pm - 6.15pm Youth Martial Arts 6.30pm - 8.00pm Adult Classes 8.00pm - 9.30pm Weds - Brookfield Community School Little Warriors and Youth Martial Arts 6.15pm - 8.00pm Fri - Portchester Community Centre Little Warriors and Youth Martial Arts 7.30pm - 8.30pm Adult Classes - 8.30pm - 10.00pm


Solent Sounds Ladies Chorus


Venue: Fareham Methodist Church Hall, Kings Road, Fareham
Days/Times: Tuesdays at 7.30pm
Contact name: Publicity Secretary, Lorraine Orridge
Contact Telephone: 01329 841472

A ladies chorus who sing in an unaccompanied and fun barbershop style. The chorus is open to all ages 14-80.


Solent Speakers


Venue: Lysses House Hotel
Days/Times: 1st 3rd 5th Tuesdays monthly except August
Cost: £50 payable six monthly plus one off joining fee of £20. Rates current as at July 2014
Contact name: Russell Streeter
Contact Email: russellstreeter@gmail.com
Contact Telephone: 01489 884169
Website: http://toastmasterclub.org/portal.php?marknow=0

Award-winning, not-for-profit Public Speaking practice club, founded in 2002. Our club has helped build the confidence and competence in oral communications and leadership skills of almost 500 people from all walks of life, aged over 18. Vital enabling elements include,go-at-your-pace, no-risk, welcoming club meeting atmosphere, constructive skills and an internationally-proven syllabus of project workbooks. The club offers opportunities to attend up to 26 club meetings per year and the option of entering speech contests. We pride ourselves on the three ''Ls'' learning, laughter and light bulb moments. You can have a personal mentor to help you as tackle the tasks of impromptu speeches, prepared speeches and other roles including chairing meetings. Visit our web site to see/hear video testimonials


Solent Speakers (Public speaking practice club)


Venue: Lysses House Hotel (Hampshire Suite)
Days/Times: 1st and 3rd Tuesdays (7:15pm-9:30pm)
Cost: £50 per half year (11 meetings)
Contact name: Robin Chawner
Contact Email: robin.chawner@gmail.com
Contact Telephone: 07798 638541
Website: www.solent-speakers.org

Award-winning public speaking and leadership skills practice club. Established 2002. Over 500 people have benefited by applying their skills at their workplace, in the community and elsewhere.


Soroptimist International of Gosport, Fareham & District


Venue: Lysses House Hotel, High Street (first Thursday); Cams Hall Golf Club (third Thursday)
Days/Times: Normally, first and third Thursday evenings at 7.30pm
Cost: £192 (includes 10 suppers)
Contact name: Wendie Douglas (Secretary)
Contact Email: wendiedouglas@aol.com
Website: http://sigbi.org/gosport-fareham-and-district / https://www.facebook.com/sigfd

Soroptimist International is a worldwide organisation with members in 123 countries which is committed to a world where women and girls achieve their potential, realise aspirations and have an equal voice in creating strong, peaceful communities worldwide. Locally we work on projects to help to achieve these aims and we contribute to local and international charities.


Swain Taekwon-Do


Venue: Cams Hill School, Shearwater Avenue
Days/Times: Mondays and Wednesdays 7pm-9pm
Cost: £30 per month, family discounts available
Contact name: Mr Adam Swain
Contact Email: adam@swaintaekwondo.co.uk
Contact Telephone: 07895717438
Website: http://www.swaintaekwondo.co.uk/

Taekwon-Do is a Korean martial art, based on Shotokan Karate and Taekkyon (Korean foot fighting). While known for its kicking, Taekwon-Do is great for improving all round strength, fitness and self-defence awareness. Classes are taught by current members of the ITF-England National Squad. Instructors are fully insured and undergo regular DBS checks, as well as first aid and child safeguarding training.


The Creation Station


Venue: Portchester Community Centre
Days/Times: Tuesday 10:00 - 10:50/11:20 - 12:00
Cost: £5 per week
Contact name: Louise Richardson
Contact Email: louiserichardson@thecreationstation.co.uk
Contact Telephone: 01329 339492
Website: http://www.thecreationstation.co.uk/childrens-art-class-and-party-entertainer/hampshire-fareham/date/september-2014

Art and craft classes for babies and toddlers


Training Ship Tenacity NTC


Venue: Castle Street Centre, Castle Street, Portchester. PO16 9PP
Days/Times: Tuesdays 1900-2100, Thursdays 1900-2100 at Portchester Community School
Cost: £4 per week
Contact name: Carol Allen/ Mike Hurdle
Contact Email: tenacity@ntc.org.uk
Contact Telephone: 07900246691
Website: http://www.facebook.com/tstenacityntc

Ts Tenacity NTC is a local nautical based training unit in Portchester, at Tenacity we aim to teach children from the age of 8 in nautical based activities including sailing, kayaking and land based activities such as map reading and camping. we also have an awarding winning marching band, no musical experience is needed, just the will to learn.


Warsash Horticultural Society


Venue: Victory Halll, Warsash
Days/Times: Last Wednesday of the month
Cost: £12.00
Contact name: Suzanne Holleyoak
Contact Email: suzanneholleyoak@btinternet.com
Contact Telephone: 01489 574498
Website: http://warsashhorticulturalsociety.btck.co.uk/

We meet at the Victory Hall in Warsash (near Southampton, Hampshire) at 7.30pm on the last Wednesday of every month. Our aim is to hold meetings with like minded people covering all aspects of growing flowers, shrubs, vegetables and fruit, whether in a garden, allotment, tub or indoors. We have visiting speakers on various themes and specialist subjects wherever possible and other meetings can be more ''hands on''. We also organise outings to places of interest to members and friends.


Warsash Sea Cadets - TS Tormentor


Venue: Warsash Maritime Academy, Newtown Road, Warsash SO31 9ZL
Days/Times: 6:45pm - 9:15pm Tuesdays and Thursdays; Juniors 6:45pm - 9:15pm Thursdays only
Cost: £12 per month (£6 for juniors)
Contact Email: warsashscc@gmail.com
Contact Telephone: 07907 367296

A charitable uniformed youth organisation based on the traditions and standards of the Royal Navy. Open to boys and girls aged 12-18, with a Junior Section for 10-12 years. Activities include sailing, canoeing, power boating, offshore seamanship training, mechanical engineering, radio communications, cook/steward studies, drill and ceremonial. In addition the Sea Cadets also encourages good citizenship and provides worthwhile qualifications (including the Duke of Edinburgh Award and BTEC).


Whiteley WAGs Women's Institue


Venue: Whiteley Primary School, Gull Coppice, Whiteley, PO15 7LA
Days/Times: Second Thursday of every month 19:30 - 21:00
Cost: Annual fee approximately £34
Contact name: Chloe Bowler
Contact Email: whiteleywags@gmail.com
Website: http://www.whiteleywags.co.uk

Whiteley WAGs WI is a modern twist on the traditional WI model. Each monthly meeting is very different with the emphasis on fun and friendship. We have a thriving Craft Club, Book Club, quarterly Dress4Dinner Club and have recently started a Walking group. If you are new to the area or just want to meet new friends or learn new skills then come along to a meeting, you will be made very welcome. Your first meeting is free of charge.



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