What’s on around the Petersphere

Discover and enjoy events in Petersfield and the villages

We promote local events on our radio station, here on our website, via social media and in the P pod podcast.

If you organise events in and around Petersfield we will help you get them in the guide.

It’s free for charitable, non-commercial and voluntary organisations. Just contact the team to get your event in the guide.

Alison Brackenbury: A Poetry Reading- Online Event

Petersfield Museum and Flora Twort Gallery 1 St Peter's Road, Petersfield

Join poet Alison Brackenbury as she reads poems from her own collection about or linked to Edward Thomas. She will also include extracts from her correspondence with Myfanwy Thomas (Edward's daughter) about the folk songs Edward sang with his family. This moving reading will be followed by a live Q+A with Alison on Zoom. Full […]

Exploring ‘The Icknield Way’- Online Event

Petersfield Museum and Flora Twort Gallery 1 St Peter's Road, Petersfield

Discover The Icknield Way through the eyes of Edward Thomas. This talk given by Guy Cuthbertson will talk about his editing Edward Thomas's prose and especially The Icknield Way (1913), which he is currently working on for the Oxford University Press volume entitled Pilgrimages. The talk will explore Edward Thomas's writing and walking, as well […]

Edward Thomas as the Superfluous Man- Online Event

Petersfield Museum and Flora Twort Gallery 1 St Peter's Road, Petersfield

This talk considers Thomas's depiction of himself in his autobiographical prose and poetry as a 'superfluous man' in the light of new ideas about social welfare during the late 19th and early 20th century. The talk will argue that Thomas's deployment of this archetype from Russian literature offers a critique of a narrow concept of […]

A Gathering of Poets: Readings and Conversation- Online Event

Petersfield Museum and Flora Twort Gallery 1 St Peter's Road, Petersfield

Join poets Daljit Nagra, Yvonne Riddick, Matthew Hollis and Zaffar Kunial for a vibrant session of poetry readings and an exploration of what Edward Thomas means to them and their work. This exciting session brings together four very different poets each with their unique style and identity and shares their work with you in your own […]

2 Poets, 1 Conversation- Online Event

Petersfield Museum and Flora Twort Gallery 1 St Peter's Road, Petersfield

'Eaves drop' on the conversation between two old friends and multi award winning poets, Andrew Motion and Michael Longley. This event brings the two friends together in the digital world we currently find ourselves in. Be inspired as they talk about their poetry and of course Edward Thomas and his influence on them over the years as well […]

Edward Thomas and the Dymock Poets- Online Event

Petersfield Museum and Flora Twort Gallery 1 St Peter's Road, Petersfield

Literary history was being made in the village of Dymock in the years before the First World War but it is nearly 90 years since the phrase ‘The Dymock Poets’ was used for the first time.  Linda Hart wrote “This was the title of a magazine article in the autumn 1933 issue of Gloucestershire Countryside. […]

Edward Thomas and Robert Frost – An inspirational friendship! – Online Event

Petersfield Museum and Flora Twort Gallery 1 St Peter's Road, Petersfield

Join us, along with The Edward Thomas Fellowship and our American friends from the Robert Frost Society to explore the friendship that inspired two of the 20th centuries most beloved poets. This is a story about two men at the beginnings of their careers confiding in one another about their deepest hopes and aspirations for their art, […]

Hampshire Farmers’ Market

The Square, Petersfield The Square, Petersfield

Enjoy the great taste of Hampshire, savour the delights of truly local food reared, grown, baked, caught & brewed in Hampshire. Home reared meats including buffalo and game, eggs, cheese, milk, ice cream, wine, beer, apple juice, bread, cakes, bakes, pickles, chutney's preserves, fruits and vegetables, wood and coppice goods. Seasonally produced from within Hampshire. […]

Free

Pelvic floor health workshop

via online Zoom video link Petersfield

Up to 50% of women in the UK have some degree of prolapse and 10% of women in the UK will need a surgical procedure for this, Join this training workshop via Zoom to start your journey towards the best pelvic floor.

£10

Live radio recording: 50th edition of the P pod

The Studio@TPS

The event will give you the opportunity to learn what goes into the recording of the podcast and, maybe, to take part. As always, the P pod will feature interviews with local personalities, music from local artists, and chat on subjects close to the heart of East Hampshire residents.

Free