News

Sep
16
2014

FUNKY TOWN FESTIVAL to come to Guildhall Square

Following the success of The Portsmouth Street Games at the end of May this year which attracted 7,000 across two days, The Portsmouth Cultural Trust presents the “Funky Town Fest” on Saturday 27th September: a free family day event where street theatre and carnival art comes alive, promising mythical and earthly delights with Big Noise Samba band and carnival parades.

Sep
5
2014

South West Summer

This September South West Trains are offering a 25% off-peak day return discounted ticket every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from Friday 5 September until Sunday 28 September 2014.

Aug
27
2014

NOT the ice bucket challenge

The Guildhall Marketing department got nominated to participate in the latest social media craze, but decided not to go with the flow.

Aug
12
2014

JOIN TEAM GUILDHALL

Ever wanted to work in the events industry? Now's your chance to join Team Guildhall.

Ever wanted to work in the events industry? Now's your chance to join Team Guildhall.

Aug
6
2014

What's On Brochure 2014

Portsmouth Guildhall's first ever digital brochure 2014.

Jul
8
2014

Southsea Show 2014

Following the success of last year’s Southsea Show the Portsmouth Cultural Partnership is thrilled to announce that the biggest family weekend of the summer will this year be spread over three days instead of two. From Friday 1st to Sunday 3rd August 2014 Southsea Common will become a fun-packed showground with entertainment for the whole family by day, alongside the brand new Southsea Comedy Festival on site in the Big Top by night.

Jun
30
2014

More tickets for sold out Eddie Izzard

Discounted rate

Organisers of the Southsea Comedy Festival and Southsea Show just announced that an additional 120 tickets have been made available at a discounted rate for the sold out Eddie Izzard performance on Friday 1st August. Tickets will be sold at a discounted rate of £34, and 10% of the proceeds will go to McMillan Nurses, Eddie’s charity of choice.

Jun
19
2014

Russell Kane announced for Southsea Comedy Festival

Comedian Russell Kane is to replace Rich Hall at the Southsea Comedy Festival’s ‘Live in the Big Top’ show on Saturday 2nd August.

May
13
2014

Eddie Izzard to Headline Brand New Comedy Festival in Southsea

Eddie Izzard headlines the SOUTHSEA COMEDY FESTIVAL on Thursday 31st July and Friday 1st August. Doors open at 7pm at the Big Top on Southsea Common and the line up will include a variety of comedians as well as Eddie’s full length show, FORCE MAJEURE.

May
6
2014

Arts Council funding for the Portsmouth Cultural Trust

The Portsmouth Cultural Trust (PCT) is delighted to announce their successful application for a £15,000 grant from Arts Council England towards a programme of three outdoor festivals in Portsmouth Guildhall Square.