What’s on this week: August 18 to 25

Higgledee Piggledee Pie is on at the Ropetackle Arts Centre in Shoreham on Saturday
Higgledee Piggledee Pie is on at the Ropetackle Arts Centre in Shoreham on Saturday

Events taking place in the Herald and Gazette area during the coming week.

Thursday, August 18

LITTLEHAMPTON

FETE: National Citizen Service (NCS) West Sussex is holding a feté at the Flintstone Centre in Littlehampton for Jamie’s Wish from 12.30pm to 3.30pm.

FILM: Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie (15) – 2.15pm, 8.15pm. The Secret Life of Pets (U) – 4.15pm. The BFG (PG) – 6.15pm. Venue: Windmill Cinema, Windmill Road, Littlehampton, BN17 5LH. Call 01903 715920 or visit www.windmillcinema.co.uk for more information.

WORTHING

FILM: Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 11am, 1.15pm, 3.30pm. Finding Dory (U) – 11.15am, 1.30pm. The Shallows (15) – 5.45pm, 7.45pm. Venue: Connaught Cinema, Union Place, Worthing, BN11 1LG. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

FILM: Finding Dory (U) – 10.20am, 12.40pm. Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 11am, 1.20pm, 3.05pm. The BFG (PG) – 3.40pm. Suicide Squad (15) – 5.30pm, 8.20pm. Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (12A) – 6.15pm, 8.30pm. Venue: Dome Cinema, 21-22 Marine Parade, Worthing, BN11 3PT. Book online at www.domecinema.co.uk or ring the Box Office on 01903 823112.

MUSIC: While carrying the blues around the world Guy Davis came back with some fresh inspiration and new stories to tell. Kokomo Kidd, his first all new album in two years, finds the blues ambassador visiting fresh territory. His deft acoustic skill and well-crafted lyrics will be ever present for this studio session and with new material to share this is one not to pass by our die hard blues fans. Starts 7.30pm. Price: £15, Concessions £13, Venue: Connaught Studio, Union Place, Worthing, BN11 1LG. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

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Friday, August 19

LITTLEHAMPTON

FILM: The Secret Life of Pets (U) – 1.40pm. The BFG (PG) – 3.40pm. Star Trek Beyond (12A) – 6.05pm, 8.30pm. Venue: Windmill Cinema, Windmill Road, Littlehampton, BN17 5LH. Call 01903 715920 or visit www.windmillcinema.co.uk for more information.

SHOREHAM

ART: Art Classes in Worthing and Shoreham with local artist and experienced tutor Marcus Finch. (www.marcusfinch.co.uk) For All Levels from absolute beginner. Fridays 10am to midday and 2pm to 4pm. at The Shoreham Centre, Pond Raod. Shoreham, BN43 5WU. For availability/booking phone 01903 531004/07905 465804/email marcus.finch@ntlworld.com

WORTHING

FILM: Swallows & Amazons (PG) – 11am, 1.15pm, 3.30pm. Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 11.15am. Finding Dory (U) – 1.45pm. David Brent: Life on the Road (15) – 4.10pm, 6.20pm, 8.30pm. Star Trek Beyond (12A) – 5.45pm. The Shallows (15) – 8pm. Venue: Connaught Cinema, Union Place, Worthing, BN11 1LG. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

FILM: Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 10am, 2.25pm. Finding Dory (U) – 10.15am, 12.35pm. Swallows & Amazons (PG) – 12.15pm, 4.40pm. The BFG (PG) – 3pm. Suicide Squad (15) – 5.45pm. Lights Out (15) – 6.50pm, 8.30pm. Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (12A) – 8.45pm. Venue: Dome Cinema, 21-22 Marine Parade, Worthing, BN11 3PT. Book online at www.domecinema.co.uk or call 01903 823112.

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Saturday, August 20

ARUNDEL

ART: Arundel Art Society will be exhibiting in the Cathedral Centre on London Road in Arundel between August 20 and 29. Open weekdays from 2m to 5.30pm, and weekends from midday to 5.30pm.. 30 local artists will display their art worked in most media. Entry to the Exhibition is free. Visit www.arundelartsociety.co.uk for more information.

BROADWATER

QUIZ: Broadwater Community Association is holding a summer quiz at the Parish Rooms, Broadwater (opposite the green) at 7.30pm. £6 members, £6.50 non-members to include cake or cheese scone and a drink. Usual tables of six. Pam and Jeremy are in charge of the quiz. Book your seats and supper by calling 01903 522376.

FERRING

EVENT: AFC Worthing Youth is hosting an FA Community Fun Day at Ferring FC in Greystoke Road. Everyone is invited to bring the family along for football-themed fun, including: beat the goalie, a mini-football tournament, giant inflatable five-a-side games, keepy-up challenges, splat the coach, and a meet and greet session with an FA ambassador (an ex-professional). There are also big prizes to be won, including Bowers & Wilkins headphones and a week’s stay in a luxury villa in Spain. There will also be stalls with cakes, raffles, face painting, tombola and more.

LITTLEHAMPTON

FILM: The Secret Life of Pets (U) – 1.40pm. The BFG (PG) – 3.40pm. Star Trek Beyond (12A) – 6.05pm, 8.30pm. Venue: Windmill Cinema, Windmill Road, Littlehampton, BN17 5LH. Call 01903 715920 or visit www.windmillcinema.co.uk for more information.

SHOREHAM

EVENT: ‘Why is Shoreham Beach So Special?’ An illustrated talk and activities at 10.30am in the Church of the Good Shepherd Hall on Shoreham Beach with Stephen Savage. For more information about this and other Friends of Shoreham Beach events visit www.fosbeach.com

FAIR: Sussex Pet Rescue and Cat Welfare Sussex fair at Shoreham Methodist Church Centre in Brunswick Road, from 10am to midday. All the usual stalls – bric-a-brac, books, tombola, CDs, DVDs and so on – plus refreshments. All money raised will go towards vets’ and food bills for the animals in the care of the two charities.

KIDS: Noisy Oyster Present: Higgledy Piggledy Pie. When the king asks for a higgledy piggledy pie for his supper, the royal chefs are thrown into a spin when they find the cupboard is bare! In this captivating family show, popular rhymes are brought to life using fruit, veg, and a whole host of kitchen objects. Aimed at ages three and above. Starts 2pm, Tickets: £7 individual, £26 family of four. Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street, Shoreham, BN43 5EG. Box office: 01273 464440 or visit www.ropetacklecentre.co.uk

WORTHING

EVENT: Worthing Allotments and Gardens Association’s annual show at Oak Grove College. As well as the fruit, flowers and vegetables grown by members, along with cakes, jams and chutneys, stalls include beekeepers, crafts, “grow your own” supplies and the camera club. Children, who get free entry, are well catered for with many activities and a play area. On-site parking is free, so nip along between 1pm and 4.30pm and enjoy the best 50p worth of the year. For further information contact Rik Pease on 07505 677387 or email: secretary@worthingallotments.co.uk

FILM: Ice Age: Collision Course (U) – 10.15am (Saturday morning picture). Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 11am. Swallows & Amazons (PG) – 1.15pm, 3.30pm. Finding Dory (U) – 1.45pm. David Brent: Life on the Road (15) – 4.10pm, 6.20pm, 8.30pm. Star Trek Beyond (12A) – 5.45pm. The Shallows (15) – 8pm. Venue: Connaught Cinema, Union Place, Worthing, BN11 1LG. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

FILM: Finding Dory (U) – 10.15am, 12.35pm. Swallows & Amazons (PG) – 10am, 4.40pm. Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 12.10pm, 2.25pm. The BFG (PG) – 3pm. Suicide Squad (15) – 5.45pm. Lights Out (15) – 6.50pm, 8.30pm. Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (12A) – 8.45pm. Venue: Dome Cinema, 21-22 Marine Parade, Worthing, BN11 3PT. Book online at www.domecinema.co.uk or ring the Box Office on 01903 823112.

MUSIC: Music at Heene welcome local organist John Collins to perform a short repertoire of organ music by early composers at St Botolph’s Church in Lansdowne Road. Coffee and light refreshment will be served from 10.30am with the organ recital taking place between 11am and midday.

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Sunday, August 21

LITTLEHAMPTON

FILM: The Secret Life of Pets (U) – 12pm. The BFG (PG) – 2pm. Star Trek Beyond (12A) – 4.30pm. The Legend of Tarzan (12A) – 6.55pm. Venue: Windmill Cinema, Windmill Road, Littlehampton, BN17 5LH. Call 01903 715920 or visit www.windmillcinema.co.uk for more information. Visit www.WorthingTownHallWeddings.co.uk for more information.

WORTHING

EVENT: Marine Gardens Bowling Club Annual Charity Fun Day to raise funds for the RNLI. The event will commence at 11am and will involve or comprise a number of activities including: fun games on the green, tombola with superb prizes, children’s lucky dip, cake stall with a selection of homemade pastries and cakes, raffle to to win bottles of whisky, ‘Guess The Weight Of The Cake’, bric-a-brac stall, and members of the RNLI will be on-site with their stall selling souvenirs. Everyone very welcome.

FAIR: Worthing Wedding Fair in the Town Hall from 10am. Whether you’re looking for wedding bouquets, cakes, photographers or favours, this is a date in your wedding planner not to be missed.

FILM: Swallows & Amazons (PG) – 11am, 1.15pm, 3.30pm. Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 11.15am. Finding Dory (U) – 1.45pm. David Brent: Life on the Road (15) – 4.10pm, 6.20pm, 8.30pm. Star Trek Beyond (12A) – 5.45pm. The Shallows (15) – 8pm. Venue: Connaught Cinema, Union Place, Worthing, BN11 1LG. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

FILM: Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 10am, 2.25pm. Finding Dory (U) – 10.15am, 12.35pm. Swallows & Amazons (PG) – 12.15pm, 4.40pm. The BFG (PG) – 3pm. Suicide Squad (15) – 5.45pm. Lights Out (15) – 6.50pm, 8.30pm. Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (12A) – 8.45pm. Venue: Dome Cinema, 21-22 Marine Parade, Worthing, BN11 3PT. Book online at www.domecinema.co.uk or ring the Box Office on 01903 823112.

SERVICE: The Canadian memorial service takes place on the promenade at the bottom of Grand Avenue at 11am. This service is to remember the Canadian servicemen and women that were stationed in and around Worthing during the First and Second World Wars. Rev David Farrant will be taking the service and Cdr L Trim from the Canadian High Commission, Tom Wye, Lady Emma Barnard (Parham House) and Michael Donin, plus Worthing’s Military Veteran Associations, will also be attending. Join us to remember all those who left Worthing never to return.

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Monday, August 22

ARUNDEL

PLAY: ‘In Conversation With an Acid Bath Murderer’. Nigel Fairs returns to Arundel Jailhouse in his award-winning play about John George Haigh, who murdered at least six people and was hanged in 1949. Join the condemned man in his cell as he tells his story. Directed by Louise Jameson, with Abi Harris as Haigh’s victims. August 22 to 24. Starts 8pm each night. Tickets: £9 for members and £10 for non-members. For more information visit www.arundeljailhouse.co.uk

CHICHESTER

TALK: Arun & Chichester (Air) Enthusiasts Society (Air ACES) talk entitled ‘Strange Planes’, presented by Colin van Geffen. 7pm for a 7.30pm start at the Chichester Park Hotel, Chichester, PO19 7QL. Entrance for members is £3, guests £5 and under 16’s free. For further information about Air ACES, please see www.airaces.org.uk, or call David Batcock on 01243 823007.

LITTLEHAMPTON

FILM: Star Trek Beyond (12A) – 1.45pm. The Secret Life of Pets (U) – 4.15pm. The BFG (PG) – 6.15pm. The Legend of Tarzan (12A) – 8.35pm. Venue: Windmill Cinema, Windmill Road, Littlehampton, BN17 5LH. Call 01903 715920 or visit www.windmillcinema.co.uk for more information.

WORTHING

FILM: Swallows & Amazons (PG) – 11am, 1.15pm, 3.30pm. Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 11.15am. Finding Dory (U) – 1.45pm. David Brent: Life on the Road (15) – 4.10pm, 6.20pm (subtitled), 8.30pm. Star Trek Beyond (12A) – 5.45pm. The Shallows (15) – 8pm. Venue: Connaught Cinema, Union Place, Worthing, BN11 1LG. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

FILM: Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 10am, 2.25pm. Finding Dory (U) – 10.15am, 12.35pm. Swallows & Amazons (PG) – 12.15pm, 4.40pm. The BFG (PG) – 3pm. Suicide Squad (15) – 5.45pm. Lights Out (15) – 6.50pm, 8.30pm. Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (12A) – 8.45pm. Venue: Dome Cinema, 21-22 Marine Parade, Worthing, BN11 3PT. Book online at www.domecinema.co.uk or ring the Box Office on 01903 823112.

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Tuesday, August 23

BARNHAM

COMPUTER: The Village Computer Club meets at Barnham Community Hall, Murrells Field, Yapton Road, Barnham, West Sussex, PO22 0AY on the third Tuesday of each month from 7.30pm to 10pm. Visitors £2. Free parking. Visit www.villagecomputerclub.org.uk or find us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/Village.computer.club

LANCING

BOWLS: Lancing & District Short Mat Bowls Club. Club night. Every Tuesday from 7pm to 9.30pm. Free tuition available. Beginners and bowlers welcome. At St Peter’s Church Hall, Bowness Avenue (off Western Road). Car park at rear. Bowls matched arranged. Call 01903 521310 for more information.

LITTLEHAMPTON

FILM: The BFG (PG) – 1.45pm. The Secret Life of Pets (U) – 4.15pm. The Legend of Tarzan (12A) – 6.15pm, Star Trek Beyond (12A) – 8.35pm. Venue: Windmill Cinema, Windmill Road, Littlehampton, BN17 5LH. Call 01903 715920 or visit www.windmillcinema.co.uk for more information.

WORTHING

FILM: Swallows & Amazons (PG) – 11am (subtitled), 1.15pm, 3.30pm. Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 11.15am. Finding Dory (U) – 1.45pm. David Brent: Life on the Road (15) – 4.10pm, 6.20pm, 8.30pm. Star Trek Beyond (12A) – 5.45pm. The Shallows (15) – 8pm. Venue: Connaught Cinema, Union Place, Worthing, BN11 1LG. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

FILM: Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 10am, 2.25pm. Finding Dory (U) – 10.15am, 12.35pm. Swallows & Amazons (PG) – 12.15pm, 4.40pm (subtitled). The BFG (PG) – 3pm. Suicide Squad (15) – 5.45pm. Lights Out (15) – 6.50pm (subtitled), 8.30pm. Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (12A) – 8.45pm. Venue: Dome Cinema, 21-22 Marine Parade, Worthing, BN11 3PT. Book online at www.domecinema.co.uk or ring the Box Office on 01903 823112.

JAZZ: This week at the Hare & Hounds in Portland Road Worthing we are pleased to present The Ian Ellis Quartet. Ian Ellis is an active saxophonist in contemporary jazz, as well as in rock, pop and funk, with many credits and albums to his name. He plays a mixture of his own originals and re-invented standards to great effect. His work is exciting, with a refreshing sound and a fluent technique. He returns this evening to entertain us in his own incomparable way, in the company of the effervescent Ray D’Inverno on piano, Ben Taylor on bass and Bobby Worth on drums. Music starts at 8.30pm but, to guarantee a seat why not get there early and book a table for a meal. Call 01903 230085.

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Wednesday, August 24

ARUNDEL

WALK: Children’s charity Family Support Work sponsored walk from Amberley to Arundel. There are three routes to choose from, including the full 8.7-mile walk. There will be a refreshment stop at St Nicholas Church in Arundel and a chance to enjoy the Arundel Festival. Everyone is welcome. Walkers are asked to register by phone 01273 832963 or email: admin@familysupportwork.org. Further information can be found on the website – familysupportwork.org

EAST PRESTON

FLOWERS: East Preston Floral Club meet at the Conservative Hall, Sea Road, East Preston at 7.30pm on the first Wednesday of each month. Flower arrangements are raffled at the end of each meeting. Visitors are ensured a warm welcome, so come and join the fun. Visit www.epfloralclub.co.uk for more information.

FERRING

BOWLS: Ferring Carpet Bowls would welcome new members, both experienced and beginners. They meet on Monday and/or Wednesday mornings and afternoons. For details contact Ron Pavier on 01903 502658.

LITTLEHAMPTON

FILM: The Secret Life of Pets (U) – 1.45pm. The Legend of Tarzan (12A) – 3.40pm. Star Trek Beyond (12A) – 6pm. The BFG (PG) – 8.30pm. Venue: Windmill Cinema, Windmill Road, Littlehampton, BN17 5LH. Call 01903 715920 or visit www.windmillcinema.co.uk for more information.

WALK: Worthing Holiday Fellowship Walking Club. A five-mile circular walk from Littlehampton through the fields to Climping Beach and back. For further information contact Jean on 01903 245287 or Liz on 01903 268656.

WORTHING

FILM: Swallows & Amazons (PG) – 11am, 1.15pm, 3.30pm. Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 11.15am. Finding Dory (U) – 1.45pm. David Brent: Life on the Road (15) – 4.10pm, 6.20pm, 8.30pm. Star Trek Beyond (12A) – 5.45pm. The Shallows (15) – 8pm. Venue: Connaught Cinema, Union Place, Worthing, BN11 1LG. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

FILM: Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 10am, 2.25pm. Finding Dory (U) – 10.15am, 12.35pm. Swallows & Amazons (PG) – 12.15pm, 4.40pm. The BFG (PG) – 3pm. Suicide Squad (15) – 5.45pm. Lights Out (15) – 6.50pm, 8.30pm. Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (12A) – 8.45pm. Venue: Dome Cinema, 21-22 Marine Parade, Worthing, BN11 3PT. Book online at www.domecinema.co.uk or ring the Box Office on 01903 823112.

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Thursday, August 25

LITTLEHAMPTON

FILM: The Secret Life of Pets (U) – 1.45pm. The BFG (PG) – 3.45pm. The Legend of Tarzan (12A) – 6.05pm. Star Trek Beyond (12A) – 8.30pm. Venue: Windmill Cinema, Windmill Road, Littlehampton, BN17 5LH. Call 01903 715920 or visit www.windmillcinema.co.uk for more information.

SHOREHAM

EVENT: ‘Rock Pooling with a Microscope’ in the Nissan Hut at Shoreham Fort and the nearby beach, with Stephen Savage from 10am to midday. For more information about this and other Friends of Shoreham Beach events visit www.fosbeach.com

FILM: The Lady in the Van (12) – 7.30pm. Tickets £5. Ropetackle Arts Centre, Little High Street, Shoreham, BN43 5EG. Box office: 01273 464440 or visit www.ropetacklecentre.co.uk

WORTHING

FILM: Swallows & Amazons (PG) – 11am, 1.15pm, 3.30pm. Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 11.15am. Finding Dory (U) – 1.45pm. David Brent: Life on the Road (15) – 4.10pm, 6.20pm, 8.30pm. Star Trek Beyond (12A) – 5.45pm. The Shallows (15) – 8pm. Venue: Connaught Cinema, Union Place, Worthing, BN11 1LG. Box office: 01903 206206. Online booking: www.worthingtheatres.co.uk

FILM: Pete’s Dragon (PG) – 10am, 2.25pm. Finding Dory (U) – 10.15am, 12.35pm. Swallows & Amazons (PG) – 12.15pm, 4.40pm. The BFG (PG) – 3pm. Suicide Squad (15) – 5.45pm. Lights Out (15) – 6.50pm, 8.30pm. Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates (12A) – 8.45pm. Venue: Dome Cinema, 21-22 Marine Parade, Worthing, BN11 3PT. Book online at www.domecinema.co.uk or ring the Box Office on 01903 823112.

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Email your listings to james.connaughton@jpress.co.uk

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