GAF is an arts and heritage, not for profit, charity serving the Hamble River valley.

Visual Arts

Sculpture Class

GAF Organises  Exhibitions, Talks and Workshops on a range of Arts and Heritage subjects.


Pirates of Penzance

Performances of national and local artists as well as presenting its own operatic productions


Old Bursledon

In addition to preserving the Grade II listed GAF Centre, GAF runs Heritage events and maintains a local heritage photographic archive


Coffee Mornings

GAF is located in the village of Old Bursledon and runs a range of activities for the community to help boost social inclusion, stimulate minds and artistry, 

News and Forthcoming Events

We are pleased to announce that after a short delay, the disabled lift is now back in operation. 

Witty Ditties

Please note evidence of a negative, Covid lateral flow test will be requested on entry

Saturday 22 January 7.30pm 
For more details and booking (click here)

 An evening of musical fun

Table Top Sale

Saturday February 12th 10.00am to 1.00pm
Free Entry.
Light refreshments available

For more Details (click here)

A 1200 Mile Stroll
To Santiago

Tuesday 1st March 7.30pm 
For more details and booking
(click here)

Future Events

Come and Sing has been postponed due to events outside our control.

Tuesday 1st March
“1200 Mile Stroll to Santiago”
A talk given by Valerie Archibald

Sat & Sun 12 and 13 March
Family Photography Exhibition

Regular Events

Coffee Morning

Come and meet friends over a coffee and cake.

Every Friday
10.30am to 12.00 noon
Refreshments on sale

Craft Group

Bring your craft along whether its card-making, sewing, knitting or something completely different!!!

Every 1st and 3rd Thursday of the month. 2.00pm to 4.00pm
£3 per session inc refreshments


‘Scribblers’ is a small group of people who enjoy writing for pleasure. 

Every 2nd Tuesday of the month.
2.30pm to 4.30pm

Book Club

The Book Club meets to share the joy of books.

Every 1st Wednesday of the month
2.30 pm to 4.30 pm
£3 per session includes inc refresments

For GAF’s Covid policy please click here