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

Please show consideration to our neighbours when parking at events.

Hampshire Open Studios

As part of Hampshire Open Studios, GAF (Greyladyes Art Foundation) is presenting a group show at the GAF Centre in Old Bursledon.

There will be a feast for the eyes with an eclectic mix of work from local artists and artisans. Including watercolour, oil and acrylic paintings, photography, ceramics, linocuts and wood turning. Exhibiting this year are;

Frankie Colling 
Colin Bowler
Peter Jarvis
Roger Murphy
Kirstin White
Stephen Foulkes
 Graeme Hodgson 
Gill Drew
Lynda Burke  

Details of the artists can be found (here)

Regular Events

Coffee Morning

Come and meet friends over a coffee and cake.

Every Friday
10.30am to 12.00 noon
Refreshments on sale

Bursledon Bells

 A group who play hand bells.

Every Monday
10.30am to 12.00 Noon

GAF Local History Group

The Group aim to meet five times a year with talks mainly on local history

The GAF Bursledon Local History Group now hold their meetings at the GAF centre. The group meets 5 times a year in  February, April, June, September and November, on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 7:00 pm. 

For more information please contact  Jeff Martin by email on

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 more information on any of our Regular Groups please come along to the GAF Centre on the day or email

Non GAF Events at the GAF Centre