Archie Rice is a failure as a comedian. News of his son’s death while on military service arrives as the family is anticipating his return with a party. The already embittered Archie descends further into despair.
44 Crompton Street, Wigan (corner with Orchard St opposite Sam’s Bar, if your sat nav can’t find it)
An exhibition of work by girls at school locally in Burnley inspired by the textile heritage of their home town and stories of Rachel Kay-Shuttleworth and other inspirational northern women from the past and present. Booking Not Needed.
Gawthorpe Hall, Burnley Road, Padiham, near Burnley,
Betsy Bumblebee is back again for more family fun over Easter, with a brand new tale!
Hear her very own stories and find the clues around the Hall to complete the quiz, for free!
There are no tickets required, just first come first served.
Samlesbury Hall, Preston New Road, Samlesbury, Preston
The Cavern Beatles is the only Beatles band fully endorsed and licensed by the famous Cavern Club in Liverpool. They bring to the stage the music that has now influenced 3 generations.
Be prepared to enjoy all the hits of the Fab Four in a 2 hour show that is completely live.
The MacIntyre Memory Cafés offer a fun, welcoming and relaxing environment for people to take part in social activities, make new friends and enjoy fantastic cake and cups of tea and coffee. The Cafés can also be a great chance to just have a chat or sit back and read a newspaper.
The Old School Dining Room, Fairfield and Howley Community Centre, Warrington
Come along as a team of four and take part in our Annual Quiz to raise funds for Cancer Research UK, organised by the Leyland fundraising group. No need to be an expert ! Lots of different rounds to test your knowledge! Raffle tickets on sale too for our Mammoth Spring Draw. Plenty meal vouchers to be won.
Leyland and Farrington Social Club, Derby Street, Leyland
Lytham St Annes Guardian Concert Band will be playing a selection of music at the beautiful St. Leonard’s Church in Walton-le-Dale Preston. Accoustically and visually stunning, we’re always delighted to be invitied to play at such a venue
Chorlton High School, Nell Lane, Chorlton, Manchester, M21 7SL Saturday 27th April
1:30pm-3:30pm SELL your quality second hand baby, children’s and maternity clothes, preloved baby equipment or used pram at our nearly new baby and children’s market and keep 100% of the proceeds.
Huge national flower show featuring alpines, bulbs, ferns, dwarf conifers, orchids, mini-gardens, etc. Leading nurseries selling rare and beautiful species. Member’s plant sales. Free parking. Excellent refreshments. Over 140 classes that attract exhibits from all over the UK.
The Riverside, Whitworth Civic Hall, Market Street, Whitworth, near Rochdale. (On A671 through Whitworth).
Another of our popular party & storytime events brought to you by the team behind Room on the Broom and A Squash and a Squeeze!
Join us for a super fun afternoon suitable for children around 3 to 7 years. (Older and younger, especially siblings, will enjoy it too).
Civic Arts Centre & Theatre, 155 Union Road, Oswaldtwistle
In a town like ours but not quite now, and slightly off-centre from here, Cass & Hillary go about their daily business until their lives are disturbed by the arrival of a curious, enigmatic & annoying stranger.
The Bureau Centre for The Arts, St John’s church
Victoria st, Blackburn
Buy or sell all manner of items both useful and useless at our next Trash or Treasure Sale on Saturday 27th April 9.30-12.30 ( Sellers from 9am)
Lots of bargains to be had.
Tea, coffee and delicious bacon barm cakes served from 10am
St. Aidan’s Church Hall, Station Road, Bamber Bridge
½ acre tastefully landscaped gardens comprising of limestone rockeries, well stocked herbaceous borders, raised alpine beds, well stocked koi pond, lawn areas, greenhouse and polytunnel, patio areas, specialising in alpines rare shrubs and trees, large collection unusual bulbs. All year round interest.
Join us for a night of belly laughs, with Andrew Bird, Sam Avery and Jamie Sutherland.
Funds raised will go to Children Today to help support children and young people with disabilities across the UK.
Registered Charity No. 1137436
Experience 4 different Psychics, Mediums in 1 amazing psychic night. Book a ticket for yourself or come with friends, family etc for a great social psychic evening. Everyone is guaranteed a message. Bar open, over 18’s only.
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening.
Through the absorption of the divine power, many people are experiencing the healing of illnesses and pain, that have been declared as “incurable” by the medical profession.