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TUESDAY 21 MAY 2019

ORGAN RECITAL: CLAUDIA GRINNELLDate: Tuesday 21 May 2019
Venue: Winchester Cathedral    map
Address: Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LS
Event: ORGAN RECITAL: CLAUDIA GRINNELL - 7.45pm - For ticket details or more information visit www.winchester-cathedral.org.uk/events/org... - Organ Recital with Claudia Grinnell
Venue website: www.winchester-cathedral.org.uk
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/winchestercathedral
Twitter: @WinCathedral

 

WEDNESDAY 22 MAY 2019

Winchester Musicals and Opera Society: MADE IN DAGENHAMDate: Wednesday 22 May 2019
Venue: Theatre Royal    map
Address: Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Event: Winchester Musicals and Opera Society: MADE IN DAGENHAM - 7.30pm - For ticket details or more information visit www.theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk/made-in-d... - Winchester Musicals and Opera Society present this passionate and uplifting musical that will have you standing up united with it's cast: Made in Dagenham. Inspired by a true story and based on the hit movie with the same name, Made in Dagenham tells the story of a group of female factory workers that stood together to fight for their rights and the rights of all women.
Venue website: www.theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/TRWinchester
Twitter: @TRWinchester
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Event PosterDate: Wednesday 22 May 2019
Venue: Hyde Tavern    map
Address: 57 Hyde Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 7DY
Event: Live at the Hyde: THE OUTSIDE CHANCERS - 7.30pm - Tickets for Live at the Hyde events can be bought at www.wegottickets.com/liveatthehyde. Very experienced musicians have united to form this new roots-Americana band.
Venue website: www.hydetavern.co.uk
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/thehydetavern

Glen Matlock (Sex Pistols/Rich Kids) & Earl SlickDate: Wednesday 22 May 2019
Venue: The Railway    map
Address: 3 St Pauls Hill, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 5AE
Event: Glen Matlock (Sex Pistols/Rich Kids) & Earl Slick - 8pm - For ticket details or more information visit www.railwayinn.pub/shows/glen-matlock-sex-...
Venue notes: ID is required on the door. For full details including start times and age restrictions visit the venue's website.
Venue website: www.railwayinn.pub
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/TheRailwayWinchester
Twitter: @RailwayLive
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Event PosterDate: Wednesday 22 May 2019
Venue: Winchester Club    map
Address: Highfield Lodge, Worthy Lane, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 7AB
Event: Winchester Uke Jam - 8pm - Winchester Uke Jam website: www.winchesterukejam.co.uk. Winchester Uke Jam on Facebook: www.facebook.com/winchesterukejam. Acoustic music jam. The Winchester Uke Jam meets frequently. You don't have to be a uke player - all acoustic instruments are welcome as well as singers. They play a wide selection of songs from Hank Williams to The Rolling Stones. It's friendly, sociable, easy to join in and great fun.
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Event PosterDate: Wednesday 22 May 2019
Venue: Wonston Arms    map - 9 miles from Winchester
Address: Stoke Charity Road, Sutton Scotney, Winchester, Hampshire, SO21 3LS
Event: Acoustic Dever Music Night - 8pm - Started over three years ago, Acoustic Dever was created to provide a safe and friendly environment for village and wider community folk to learn and develop their skills on Acoustic instruments. Led by professional Musicians , it has helped so many enjoy their hidden music talents. Its like a learning workshop on a Wednesday night with some great music for those who just fancy a night out a pint to listen to. Its on the second and fourth Wednesdays in the month. Pop on down and try it out !
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/thewonston

 

THURSDAY 23 MAY 2019

Winchester Musicals and Opera Society: MADE IN DAGENHAMDate: Thursday 23 May 2019
Venue: Theatre Royal    map
Address: Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Event: Winchester Musicals and Opera Society: MADE IN DAGENHAM - 7.30pm - For ticket details or more information visit www.theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk/made-in-d... - Winchester Musicals and Opera Society present this passionate and uplifting musical that will have you standing up united with it's cast: Made in Dagenham. Inspired by a true story and based on the hit movie with the same name, Made in Dagenham tells the story of a group of female factory workers that stood together to fight for their rights and the rights of all women.
Venue website: www.theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/TRWinchester
Twitter: @TRWinchester
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TsarziDate: Thursday 23 May 2019
Venue: The Railway    map
Address: 3 St Pauls Hill, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 5AE
Event: Tsarzi - 7.30pm - For ticket details or more information visit www.railwayinn.pub/shows/tsarzi - Tsarzi is eccentric pop: dark, funny and unpredictable. With hints of Amanda Palmer & Kate Bush, she spins curious tales of nostalgia and regret. Music hall for the modern age.
Venue notes: ID is required on the door. For full details including start times and age restrictions visit the venue's website.
Venue website: www.railwayinn.pub
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/TheRailwayWinchester
Twitter: @RailwayLive
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Event PosterDate: Thursday 23 May 2019
Venue: Hyde Tavern    map
Address: 57 Hyde Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 7DY
Event: Live at the Hyde: IAN SHERWOOD - 7.30pm - Tickets for Live at the Hyde events can be bought at www.wegottickets.com/liveatthehyde. Ian Sherwood the guitar-playing, sax-blowing, crowd-pleasing, live-looping singer-songwriter from Canada, brings the light to Winchester….hot foot from the red carpet of the East Coast Music Awards in Canada where his fifth studio album Bring the Light was nominated. Now a regular visitor on the UK Americana/acoustic scene, this will be his first time in Winchester.
Venue website: www.hydetavern.co.uk
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/thehydetavern

 

FRIDAY 24 MAY 2019

The Men They Couldn't HangDate: Friday 24 May 2019
Venue: Guildhall Winchester    map
Address: Broadway, High Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9GH
Event: The Men They Couldn't Hang - 7.30pm - For ticket details or more information visit guildhallwinchester.co.uk/events/the-men-t... - British folk-punk group, The Men They Couldn't Hang, came together in 1984 to perform at the Alternative Music Festival in Camden town. They were very quickly championed by John Peel when their first single came out.
Venue website: www.guildhallwinchester.co.uk
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/guildhallwinchester
Twitter: @GuildhallW
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Winchester Musicals and Opera Society: MADE IN DAGENHAMDate: Friday 24 May 2019
Venue: Theatre Royal    map
Address: Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Event: Winchester Musicals and Opera Society: MADE IN DAGENHAM - 7.30pm - For ticket details or more information visit www.theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk/made-in-d... - Winchester Musicals and Opera Society present this passionate and uplifting musical that will have you standing up united with it's cast: Made in Dagenham. Inspired by a true story and based on the hit movie with the same name, Made in Dagenham tells the story of a group of female factory workers that stood together to fight for their rights and the rights of all women.
Venue website: www.theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/TRWinchester
Twitter: @TRWinchester
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SATURDAY 25 MAY 2019

Winchester Musicals and Opera Society: MADE IN DAGENHAM (Matinée)Date: Saturday 25 May 2019
Venue: Theatre Royal    map
Address: Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Event: Winchester Musicals and Opera Society: MADE IN DAGENHAM (Matinée) - 2.30pm - For ticket details or more information visit www.theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk/made-in-d... - Winchester Musicals and Opera Society present this passionate and uplifting musical that will have you standing up united with it's cast: Made in Dagenham. Inspired by a true story and based on the hit movie with the same name, Made in Dagenham tells the story of a group of female factory workers that stood together to fight for their rights and the rights of all women.
Venue website: www.theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/TRWinchester
Twitter: @TRWinchester
Facebook event

Winchester Musicals and Opera Society: MADE IN DAGENHAMDate: Saturday 25 May 2019
Venue: Theatre Royal    map
Address: Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Event: Winchester Musicals and Opera Society: MADE IN DAGENHAM - 7.30pm - For ticket details or more information visit www.theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk/made-in-d... - Winchester Musicals and Opera Society present this passionate and uplifting musical that will have you standing up united with it's cast: Made in Dagenham. Inspired by a true story and based on the hit movie with the same name, Made in Dagenham tells the story of a group of female factory workers that stood together to fight for their rights and the rights of all women.
Venue website: www.theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/TRWinchester
Twitter: @TRWinchester
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Event PosterDate: Saturday 25 May 2019
Venue: No. 5 Bridge Street    map
Address: Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 0HN
Event: Tim Young - 9.30-11.30pm - Tim is a singer and guitarist and he covers a wide range of popular songs from the 60s to the present day, artists such as Abba and Oasis. He's adding new songs all the time.. Acoustic covers musician. Tim Young on Facebook: www.facebook.com/TimYoungmusic.
Venue website: www.idealcollection.co.uk/no5bridgestreet
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/No5bridgestreet
Twitter: @no5bridgestreet

Event PosterDate: Saturday 25 May 2019
Venue: Winchester College Music School    map
Address: Culver Road, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9JF
Event: Winchester Music Club: Ralph Vaughan Williams - Choral workshop with performance - 10.30am-5.15pm - For ticket details or more information visit www.winchestermusicclub.org.uk/2019/02/chor... - Winchester Music Club invites you to join them for a choral workshop followed by a run-through performance exploring two of Vaughan Williams' mini choral masterpieces. Composed in 1906, 'Toward the Unknown Region' put Vaughan Williams on the map as a new and important voice in English music. The workshop will be led by David Thomas, Master of Music Winchester College and Music Director of Winchester Music Club, accompanied on the piano by Benjamin Cunningham with Andrew de Silva as baritone soloist. Registration is at 10.30am, followed by rehearsal, lunch break, rehearsal, tea and cakes, run through performance and 5.15pm finish. For more information visit the Facebook event. Singers: £20 (including score hire), £5 students under 25 Audience: £5, accompanied children free of charge.
Venue website: www.winchestercollege.org/learning/music
Facebook event

Brian's DiscoDate: Saturday 25 May 2019
Venue: The Worthies Club    map - 3 miles from Winchester
Address: Lovedon Lane, Kings Worthy, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 7NJ
Event: Brian's Disco - 25th Poker Day / Brian's Disco Evening
Venue notes: Unless otherwise indicated, admission is free for club members. For guests there is an admission charge of £2 and they will need to be signed-in by a member or bar staff.
Venue website: www.thewssc.co.uk
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/theworthiessportsandsocial

 

SUNDAY 26 MAY 2019

TOYAH WILLCOXDate: Sunday 26 May 2019
Venue: Theatre Royal    map
Address: Jewry Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 8SB
Event: TOYAH WILLCOX - 7.30pm - For ticket details or more information visit www.theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk/toyah-wil... - From punk princess to cult stage actress, Toyah Willcox is a vibrant performer and an inextinguishable flame. Charismatic, outspoken and impossible to categorise, she is one of Britain's iconic household names - an award-winning rock legend as well as a much-loved stage/screen actress and music composer.
Venue website: www.theatreroyalwinchester.co.uk
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/TRWinchester
Twitter: @TRWinchester

Big In Bass – DJ Competition and After PartyDate: Sunday 26 May 2019
Venue: The Railway    map
Address: 3 St Pauls Hill, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 5AE
Event: Big In Bass – DJ Competition and After Party - 5.30pm - For ticket details or more information visit www.railwayinn.pub/shows/big-in-bass-dj-co...
Venue notes: ID is required on the door. For full details including start times and age restrictions visit the venue's website.
Venue website: www.railwayinn.pub
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/TheRailwayWinchester
Twitter: @RailwayLive

Sunday afternoon JAZZ with MaddisonDate: Sunday 26 May 2019
Venue: Wonston Arms    map - 9 miles from Winchester
Address: Stoke Charity Road, Sutton Scotney, Winchester, Hampshire, SO21 3LS
Event: Sunday afternoon JAZZ with Maddison
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/thewonston
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MONDAY 27 MAY 2019 - BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY

BANK HOLIDAY ORGAN RECITAL – PHILLIP SCRIVENDate: Monday 27 May 2019
Venue: Winchester Cathedral    map
Address: Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9LS
Event: BANK HOLIDAY ORGAN RECITAL – PHILLIP SCRIVEN - 4pm - For ticket details or more information visit www.winchester-cathedral.org.uk/events/ban... - second May Bank Holiday Organ Recital featuring Phillip Scriven, the organist at Cranleigh School.
Venue website: www.winchester-cathedral.org.uk
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/winchestercathedral
Twitter: @WinCathedral
Facebook event

Event PosterDate: Monday 27 May 2019
Venue: The Railway    map
Address: 3 St Pauls Hill, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 5AE
Event: Roots - Open Mic Night - 8.30pm - Free entry - Winchester's longest-running open mic night. www.facebook.com/RailwayRoots. Monday night is Roots Night! Sign-ups from 8.30-9, kicks off at 9. Two hours of music, poetry and more. All genres, styles and abilities welcome.
Venue notes: ID is required on the door. For full details including start times and age restrictions visit the venue's website.
Venue website: www.railwayinn.pub
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/TheRailwayWinchester
Twitter: @RailwayLive
Facebook event

Event PosterDate: Monday 27 May 2019
Venue: The Worthies Club    map - 3 miles from Winchester
Address: Lovedon Lane, Kings Worthy, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 7NJ
Event: Jazz Jam Session - 8.30pm - Playing mainly real book tunes, swing and latin. play or just listen! meet every month on the 4th Monday. Setup from 8pm, playing from 8.30. www.facebook.com/jamminthejazz. NOTE: because the venue is a members club, those who have not joined will need to sign in as guests and pay £1 for the evening. Those planning to jam regularly will find it worthwhile to join as members. See www.thewssc.co.uk/membership for details.
Venue notes: Unless otherwise indicated, admission is free for club members. For guests there is an admission charge of £2 and they will need to be signed-in by a member or bar staff.
Venue website: www.thewssc.co.uk
Venue Facebook: www.facebook.com/theworthiessportsandsocial

 

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FRIDAY 24 MAY 2019

Winchester Musicals and Opera Society: MADE IN DAGENHAM
Venue: Theatre Royal
7.30pm
Winchester Musicals and Opera Society present this passionate and uplifting musical that will have you standing up united with it's cast: Made in Dagenham. Inspired by a true story and based on the hit movie with the same name, Made in Dagenham tells the story of a group of female factory workers that stood together to fight for their rights and the rights of all women.

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