What’s on in Worthing and the surrounding areas

Ruby Wax the Monk and the Neuroscientist is on at the Pavilion Theatre in Worthing
Ruby Wax the Monk and the Neuroscientist is on at the Pavilion Theatre in Worthing

What’s on in Worthing, Shoreham and Littlehampton this week.

Films at the Connaught and Dome cinemas in Worthing

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Thursday, October 11

ARUNDEL

WALK: Worthing Walking and Social Club – five to six-mile circular walk from Arundel Riverbank to South Stoke and back via Swanbourne Lake. For further information, contact Liz on 01903 268656 or Jean on 01903 419612.

BOGNOR REGIS

EVENT: Voluntary Action Arun & Chichester (VAAC) Funding Fair at the University of Chichester Bognor Regis Campus. Free event open to all local voluntary and community groups to meet local and national funders and find out what funds are available. Small charge of £25 for non-members and organisations working outside Arun and Chichester. Tickets must be booked in advance from www.vaac-events.eventbrite.com. For more information call 01243 840305.

GORING

TALK: West Sussex Writers talk – An Evening With Elly Griffiths, the writer of two highly successful book series. 7.30pm at the Church Hall, Goring Methodist Church, Bury Drive, Goring, BN12 4XB. Tickets £5 for non-members, £3 for members.

WORTHING

STAGE: The Case of the Frightened Lady. Starts 7.30pm. Price: Adult £26 – £30, Concession £24 – £28, FWT £22 – £24, Groups 8+ £24. Venue: Connaught Theatre, Union Place, Worthing, BN11 1LG. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

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Friday, October 12

WORTHING

MUSIC: One Night of Queen Performed by Gary Mullen & The Works. Starts 8pm. Price: Adult £22.50, Concession £21.50, FWT £20.50. Venue: Pavilion Theatre, Marine Parade, Worthing, BN11 3PX. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

STAGE: The Case of the Frightened Lady. Starts 7.30pm. Price: Adult £26 – £30, Concession £24 – £28, FWT £22 – £24, Groups 8+ £24. Venue: Connaught Theatre, Union Place, Worthing, BN11 1LG. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

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Saturday, October 13

LITTLEHAMPTON

MEETING: Littlehampton Local History Society meeting at 2.30pm in The Meeting House, Church Street, Littlehampton, when Sylvia Endacott will talk about ‘One man’s back garden – the story of Hotham Park’.

SHOREHAM

EVENT: Friends of Shoreham Beach Big Quiz Night – annual fundraiser at Sussex Yacht Club, starting at 7pm. Tickets £10, includes food, quiz, and raffle. Email: friendsofshorehambeach@gmail.com to reserve tables or book tickets.

WORTHING

MUSIC: The Inspired Instrumentalists’, Worthing U3A’s orchestra with a difference, concert at St Botolph’s Church, Lansdowne Road, Worthing, BN11 4LY, at 7.30pm. This time there will be new pieces including Abba’s Chiquitita, Battle Hymn of the Republic and Jupiter, plus a few old favourites. You will also be able to listen to jazz group The Dotted Crotchets and sing along with Chords Unlimited ukuleles and guitars. Entry is free, with a retiring collection for church funds. Light refreshments will be available in the interval.

WORTHING

STAGE: The Case of the Frightened Lady. Starts 2.30pm and 7.30pm. Price: Adult £26 – £30, Concession £24 – £28, FWT £22 – £24, Groups 8+ £24. Venue: Connaught Theatre, Union Place, Worthing, BN11 1LG. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

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Sunday, October 14

ANGMERING

EVENT: Tea Dance at Angmering Community Centre from 2.30pm to 5.30pm. Latin and ballroom dancing with a friendly atmosphere. Tea, coffee and cake included. Entry is £6.50 on the door. All are very welcome. Please contact sarah@physio-works.com for further details.

EAST PRESTON

EVENT: Antiques and Collectables Market ay The Village Hall, Sea Road, East Preston, BN16 1LP, from 10am to 4pm. Two halls selling vintage memorabilia including ceramics, glass, silver, art deco and art nouveau, retro, teddy bears and jewellery. There will be a café set up throughout the day serving home-made cakes, pastries, coffee, tea and soft drinks and a raffle. Admission £1. Organised by the East Preston Festival Committee.

SHOREHAM

EVENT: Donkey Tales for all the family, including puppets, storytelling, songs, craft and cake from 3.30pm to 4.30pm at Shoreham Baptist Church in Western Road. Free event. Further event on December 16. For more information visit www.shorehambaptist.co.uk

WORTHING

EVENT: A grand football match in aid of disabled veterans at Care for Veterans at 1pm at Worthing Football Club, in Woodside Road. There will be live music, entertainment and refreshments. Adults £4, concessions £2. Call 01903 218444 for more information and tickets.

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Monday, October 15

WORTHING

EVENT: Ruby Wax the Monk and the Neuroscientist. Starts 7.30pm. Price: Adult £23.50, Concession £21.50, FWT £19.50. Venue: Pavilion Theatre, Marine Parade, Worthing, BN11 3PX. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

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Tuesday, October 16

WORTHING

EVENT: Guild Care ‘Financial Planning for Later Life’ seminar in conjunction with MHA Carpenter Box and solicitors Bennett Griffin from 6pm to 8pm at Methold House, North Street, Worthing. Contact Helen Tidball on 01903 528613 or email helen.tidball@guildcare.org for more information.

EVENT: Ruby Wax the Monk and the Neuroscientist. Starts 7.30pm. Price: Adult £23.50, Concession £21.50, FWT £19.50. Venue: Pavilion Theatre, Marine Parade, Worthing, BN11 3PX. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

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Wednesday, October 17

LITTLEHAMPTON

WALK: Worthing Walking and Social Club – four-mile walk from Littlehampton to Mewsbrook, Sea Lane Rustington and the church. For further information, contact Liz on 01903 268656 or Jean on 01903 419612.

WALK: HeartSmart walk – Climping. Time: one hour, 15 minutes. 2.5-mile walk along dunes and beach to Climping Mill, then across fields to Ferry Road and Rope Walk to club. Meet: 10.45am at Arun Yacht Club car park, Rope Walk, Littlehampton, BN17 5DL.

WORTHING

MUSIC: Jazz Café Featuring Robert Fowler (Tenor Saxophone). Starts 8pm. Price: £9. Venue: Pavilion Cafe Bar, Marine Parade, Worthing, BN11 3PX. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

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Thursday, October 18

GORING

MEETING: Worthing Friendship Centre meeting at English Martyrs Barn in Goring at 2.30pm, with a talk by Peter Hill on Pills, Potions and Patience. For more information call Julie on 07981 239017.

MEETING: Goring Residents’ Association annual general meeting at 7.30pm at St Mary’s Church Hall, Ilex Way, Goring. There will be short talks by, and presentations made to, Canine Partners and the Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance, as the association’s nominated charities for last year. Free to members and £1.50 to non-members. Tea and coffee refreshments.

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