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More details - "One Man Two Guvnors" at Wigan Little Theatre
Written by: Carlo Goldoni Directed by: Andrew Blake Fired from his skiffle band, Francis Henshall becomes minder to Roscoe Crabbe, a small time East End hood. Permanently starving, Francis spots the chance of an extra meal ticket and takes a second job with one Stanley Stubbers, who is hiding from the police.
44 Crompton Street, Wigan (corner with Orchard St opposite Sams Bar, if your sat nav can’t find it)
Tue 3 Jul to Sat 7 Jul, Mon 9 Jul to Sat 14 Jul

More details - FNL: The Vellys | The Protagonists | Thunder & the Giants
Join us in the Grand Vault for The Vellys, The Protagonists, Thunder & The Giants and more TBA! Wigan lads, The Vellys return to headline after a busy few months with out of town gigs, recording a yet to be named EP (which includes well received track ’Wired’ - check their Facebook) and gaining local...
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,

More details - THE JAM DRC!
The Jam DRC are back! Last year they blew the roof off the place and the night was a total winner. They bring the full repertoire - Going Underground, That’s Entertainment, Funeral Pyre, Eton Rifles, When You’re Young - all the big numbers and some of the more obscure records chosen by the band who are...
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Record Fair
Come on down to The Old Courts to meet Back Trax Music and guest stall holders. The purveyors of quality preloved records present RECORD FAIR on Sunday 24th June featuring established traders from the northwest selling records and memorabila covering lots of different styles of music. Doors 10.
Court Room, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sun 24 Jun

More details - Folk Sunday With Bad Grandad
Bad Grandad is back for another brilliant Sunday Folk session. Up this month we have another cracking lineup of regional artists including Copper Face Jack, Leslie Dawson Heath, Rare Ould Times, Pauline Blackburn, Ken Scally and of course the inimitable Bad Grandad himself.
Court Room, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sun 24 Jun

More details - The Something New Show
Ey Up June! The Something New Show is here! Be truly entertained as you enjoy an excerpt from Fat Roland “Fat Roland works in a record shop but the front door hasn’t chimed for years. Amid the cobwebbed racks and fading album sleeves, he faces his 45th birthday alone.
Theatre, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Thu 28 Jun

More details - FNL: Shallow Waters & Manalishi - Wigan - Tour Date
A double headliner featuring two local bands on the rise. Energetic grunge alt. rockers - Manalishi are on tour with Shallow Waters, and stopping off at their collective home town of Wigan!
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Fri 29 Jun

More details - StillMarillion - Scripted in Wigan
StillMarillion are Europe’s top tribute to Fish Era Marillion. StillMarillion are delighted to return to The Old Courts and at this special show will be performing all of Script for a Jester’s Tear amongst a full 2 hour set of other Fish Era Classics.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sat 30 Jun

More details - Razorrawks & Marx | Slummy Eve | I Murpheous
Proudly wearing his influences on his sleeve, Razorrawks is a Northern rapper hailing from Preston, Lancashire. Unmistakably identified through his original delivery, regional dialect and Northern pride, he combines inspired lyrics over well produced beats drawing influence from all that surrounds him.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Wed 4 Jul

More details - Tallula Vintage
Join us in the splendour of The Victorian Courtroom for the latest vintage extravaganza from Tallula Vintage. Browse the exquisite handmade items and accessories and an incredible range of vintage must-haves.
Court Room, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Thu 5 Jul

More details - John Otway - Rock & Roll's Greatest Failure
Back in the austere 1950’s a schoolboy drank a bottle of ink and instantly became the centre of attention Rock veteran John Otway dubbed himself “rock’n’roll’s greatest failure” after many unsuccessful attempts to produce a second hit single to follow his 1977 classic (Cor Baby, That’s) Really Free with Wild Willy
Theatre, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Fri 6 Jul

More details - Fallen - A Tribute To The Music Of Evanescence
Right from the dramatic intro of their set, Fallen recreate the epic, dark and lush sound of Evanescence, combining heavenly, soaring vocals and hard-hitting guitars with piano, orchestral and choral elements. Fallen are Europe’s premier Evanescence tribute and currently the only one in the UK.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sat 7 Jul

More details - Open Mic Poetry
Open mic poetry session hosted by Wigan-based poet Louise Fazackerley. Come down, make yourself known, get yourself heard or just enjoy the work of others.
Court Room, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Thu 12 Jul

More details - The Guns N Roses Experience
The Old Courts are delighted to welcome The Guns N Roses Experience." NOBODY DOES IT BETTER The biggest and best and most in Demand Gn’R tribute in Europe" It does not get any closer than this people.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan
Fri 13 Jul

How is it July already!!!! Summer Soul is here! Join us in The Grand Vault for another top night with DJ Deano and friends as they take you on a journey through the very best Classic Northern Soul and Motown. Dance, drink, be happy.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sat 14 Jul

More details - Folk Sunday With Bad Grandad
Folk Sunday is back. Bad Grandad once again brings you a selection of the best regional folk. Join us in The Victorian Courtroom to enjoy performances from Pete Cunliffe, Mark Dowding, The Moore Bailey Band, Graham & Bernadette Dixon and of course Bad Grandad himself.
Court Room, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Schools Rock Festival
Our first Schools Rock Festival at The Old Courts in collaboration with Wigan Music Services presents some of the best young, talented musicians that the Wigan Borough has to offer including performances from our own School of Rock groups as well as some of the brand new upcoming bands formed at some of our local
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Mon 16 Jul

More details - FNL: Despres | Dead Circus | Stray Weather | Space Lab Disco DJ Set & more TBA
Electro duo Despres visit the UK as part of the Angers - Wigan Twinning Tour they headline the Grand Vault with their brilliant New Wave sound drenched in Analog synths, beats, bass and mesmerising vocals.
Grand Vault, The Old Courts, Crawford Street, Wigan,
Fri 20 Jul

More details - An evening with Stephen Bayliss
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND!! A magical artist, his musical repertoire ranges from Motown, Soul, R&B and popular chart music. Stephen covers hits by Lionel Richie, Lonestar, Robin Thicke, Kings of Leon, Bobby Darin, Ed Sheeran and many more. The evening also includes: 4 course dinner, disco with DJ & late bar
DW Stadium, Loire Drive, Wigan
Sat 7 Jul

More details - A Serial Killer Of A Cruise
Join us on board Elleswake our Chic, Unique and Intimate Venue Boat for a 3 hour Cruise full of true life tales from the darkest side of humanity, stories are told in the killers own words!
Kittywake Canal Cruises Wigan Pier, Wallgate, Wigan WN3EU
Wed 27 Jun

More details - Blackrod Scarecrow Festival 2018
Come and join us for another fantastic display of scarecrows in our village. Programmes are just £2 and contain full details of where the scarecrows are, where to get food, car parks, toilets and what events are happening throughout the weekend.
Throughout the village of Blackrod
Sat 30 Jun and Sun 1 Jul

More details - Wigan & Leigh Hospice - Open Garden for NGS
Large attractive gardens surround the Hospice creating a place of tranquillity. At the front are beautiful raised beds, at the rear 3 large ponds and a Chinese bridge. Outside patients rooms are colourful tubs and flower beds. A memorial daisy garden and 2 courtyards also feature.
Wigan & Leigh Hospice, Wigan
Sun 15 Jul

More details - Marus Bridge Primary School Summer Fayre
Please come to our Summer Fayre and help us raise money for much needed playground equipment for our school.
Kelvin grove, Wigan
Sat 23 Jun

More details - Fruits-de-Mer Feast
Laineys are holding a fruits-de-mer feast, at 8pm on Sat, 30th June, fresh local produce will be supplied by our friends, Gemma & Russell at M&O Fish
54 Church Street, Horwich, Bolton
Sat 30 Jun

More details - The Killers
The Killers. Artists performing: The Killers.: Tickets avaiable.
Macron Stadium, Bolton
Fri 13 Jul

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