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A TALK BY JAMES KENNY Thursday 24 July 7.45pm Tickets: £5 no concessions In September 2013 a team of excavation volunteers led by James Kenny of the Chichester and District Archaeology Society began a new dig at Warblington Roman... Read more…
Start: Thu, 24 July, 2014 7:45 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £5
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Book Group: The Pearl by John Steinbeck Our second season of Book Groups starts with discussion about The Pearl by John Steinbeck. Facilitated by The Spring’s Director Sophie Fullerlove this is a chance to come and talk about American classic... Read more…
Start: Thu, 18 September, 2014 7:15 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £5. £12 if booking all three at once
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Charles Haskell will be exploring the role of women in the First World War. Women played a vital role in the War allowing men to fight the enemy. Local historian, battlefield guide and broadcaster Charles Haskell will talk about... Read more…
Start: Thu, 25 September, 2014 7:45 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £5
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The very bizarre story of one of our pilots in the First World War and how he brought down an enemy Airship Talk by local historian, battlefield guide and broadcaster Charles Haskell Charles has been a regular visitor to... Read more…
Start: Wed, 1 October, 2014 7:45 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £5
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At 95 years old, Harry Haines, much lauded  as the Miner Poet in the 1950s, is still writing and publishing his work.  A chance to hear him interviewed about his fascinating life and work, interspersed with readings from his... Read more…
Start: Sat, 4 October, 2014 2:45 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £6, £5.40 concessions
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As part of the national Black History Month, we are delighted to welcome the leading historian of black history in Britain, and chronicler of black and gay cinema, Stephen Bourne.   Lecturer, documentary-maker and author of several books on... Read more…
Start: Thu, 9 October, 2014 7:15 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £6, £5.40 concessions
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Leading figures from the games development industry join Fergus McNeil, who worked with Terry Patchett to develop the first Discworld game, to discuss the inter-relation between games design and narrative story telling. Read more…
Start: Fri, 10 October, 2014 7:45 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £5, £4.50 concessions
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Part of our 18th Century Literature Series.  A hugely influential figure on popular British culture, Charles Dickens wrote two genuinely “historical novels” – both about the 18th Century – A Tale of Two Cities and Barnaby Rudge.  Portsmouth University’s... Read more…
Start: Sat, 11 October, 2014 4:30 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £5, £3 concessions. Free to students
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We welcome back to HLF, the brilliant novelist and playwright, Stella Duffy. Stella will talk about The Purple Shroud – the sequel historical novel to her wonderfully exuberant Theadora, Actress, Empress, Whore.  Duffy is an exceptionally sharp-witted yet compassionate... Read more…
Start: Sat, 11 October, 2014 6:00 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £8, £7.20 concessions
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One of the most intellectually engaging of our writers whose novels have pushed the boundaries of modern writing style.  Never one for avoiding controversy and always interesting in his opinions, Self talks about Umbrella and his current writing projects.... Read more…
Start: Sat, 11 October, 2014 8:00 pm
Venue: The Spring
Phone: 023 9247 2700
Address:
The Spring Arts & Heritage, 56 East Street, Havant, Hampshire, PO9 1BS, United Kingdom
Cost: £10, £9 concessions

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