MESSY Play for Dads at Four Lanes Community Centre: This Saturday, from 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

Great fun for children and adults alike, using their senses to explore and develop their co-ordination, fine motor control and to develop number skills.

Booking is essential. Call 810499 or visit for further information.

KNITTING/craft group at Chineham Library: Meeting next Wednesday, from 2pm until 3.30pm. Just take your project along and join in with a cuppa and a chat. For further details on this or other library activities, pop into the library and speak to a member of staff or email

ACTIVITIES at Christ Church: Members will be meeting for prayer next Monday, 8pm to 9pm.

Topics include the church, the community and the world. All are welcome. You do not have to pray out loud, and prayers are led.

There will be a service of Holy Communion next Tuesday. This will be followed by the Luncheon Club at noon. People are welcome to attend either or both. Lunch (two-course meal) costs £4 for adults and £2 for children.