Current events in Lancashire
Pubs / Clubs
Open mic night
Bring yourself & your instrument for an evening of entertainment 9pm the first Tuesday in the month. Red Lion, Wheelton, Chorley. Tel: 01254 830241.
Join the Latin fever. Learn hot and spicy Salsa and Merengue in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Beginners welcome. 7.15pm. Ewood Park WM Club, Bolton Road, Blackburn. Tel: 07899 866408.
Newburgh Morris Dancing
Women’s traditional Morris dancing. Every Tuesday. 7.30pm. Hilldale Village Hall, Lancaster Lane, Hilldale, Parbold, near, Wigan. Tel: 01695 723100.
Libertybelles Line Dancing
With Dave & Kath. 8 - 11pm. Every Tuesday. School Lane Working Mans Club, St Aidens Road, Bamber Bridge, Preston. Tel: 01253 352591.
Western Express Country & Western Line Dance Club
With Dougie. Every Tuesday. 7.30 - 10.30pm. Tickets: £3.500 BAE Social Club, South Meadow Lane, Broadgate, Preston. Tel: 01772 720708.
Daily Dance Classes
Latin, Ballroom, Sequence, Salsa, Argentine Tango and much more. Please call for all details on classes and very competitively priced private lessons. Various times. Broughton, Samlesbury and Longridge, Preston. Tel: 01772 783364.
Salsa, modern jive and line dancing, classes in Hoghton, Longton and Leyland. Beginner and intermediate classes. Preston. Tel: 01772 620195.
Public Debate - Do we care about our Mental Health and the Mental Health of others?
With speakers from Asylum Magazine. Let’s help each other and change our minds. 6-8pm. Council For Voluntary Service, 23 - 27 Guildhall Arcade, Preston.
NFSH Healing Trust
The panel examines the Healers’ understanding of the NFSH code of practice; the Healer also demonstrates how they conduct a healing session with someone.
6.30-8.30pm. Tickets: All are welcome; there is no fee, although we would appreciate a donation towards the cost of the hire of the hall. Light refres Quaker Hall, St. Georges Street, Preston.
National Tree Week 2012
Preston City Council’s Park Ranger Service is running a variety of tree related events around the city. Tues 27th Nov 1-3pm Fishwick Nature Reserve (meet at London Rd car park)
Traditional Coppicing and Hurdle Making taster session. Tickets: All events are free. various locations, Preston. Tel: 01772 906471.
Kirkham & Rural Fylde Probus Club
Our speaker for this meeting will be Bob Worswick and his talk will be “Humorous Tales from Preaching”. Guests and new members are always welcome. 10am. Conservative Club, Ribby Road, Kirkham.
Trained Healers: Relax, Unwind & De-stress; Donation request, includes refreshments Every Tues Evening 7.30-9.30pm. Parish Hall(old methodist church), 403 Leyland Lane, Leyland, Preston.
Ribble Exercise Group
Our aim is to help recovering cardiac patients, or anyone who has been advised by their doctor that they are in need of a little exercise. All welcome 4.15-5.30pm every Tuesday & Thursday. Christ the King School, Frenchwood, Preston. Tel: 01772 338221.
Healing energy to all. All the healers are either fully trained or currently being trained. Refreshments available. Charity number:
1094702. 6.30-8.30pm. Tickets: donation Quaker Hall, St. Georges Street, Preston. Tel: 01772 784960.
Embrace - Natural Healing
Trained Healers. No appointment needed, just drop in. Donation request, includes refreshments. Relax, Unwind & De-stress! Every Tuesday evening 7.30pm-9.30pm. Parish Hall (old methodist church), 403 Leyland Lane, Leyland. Tel: 01772 456621.
PRESTON PEOPLES CHOIR
For all those people who may never have tried singing together before as well as those who have! All welcome, no auditions and no need to read music! 7-9pm every Tuesday. St Ignatius Church, Meadow Street, Preston. Tel: 07528 261794.
Preston Orpheus Choir
Looking for new members in all voice sections. Would be made most welcome. 7.30-9.30pm every Tuesday. Pius X School, 200 Garstang Road, Fulwood. Tel: 01772 746506.
Beginners and experienced players are welcome. Racquets are available to hire from the college. 7pm. Preston College, St Vincents Rd, Preston. Tel: 01772 626112.
Tuesday nights Basketball training
6-8pm U15 training
8-10pm Senior 3rd team training. St Augustines New Avenham Centre (SANAC), St Austins Place, New Avenham, Preston. Tel: 07841 713164.
Short Tennis for over 50s
New to tennis or rusty rackets very welcome. Rackets provided. 10.30am-12noon. Sports Hall, Playfootball Ingol, behind Tulketh High, Preston. Tel: 07966 315241.
Irish Country Dance: Irish-ize your smile
Flatly not Flatley - no costumes, competition, high stepping or pomp. While energetic, this is down to earth, low to the ground, low impact. 7.45-10pm. Tickets: Your first visit is FREE – & thereafter £3 / £1 students St. Anthony’s Social Centre, Cadley Causeway, Fulwood, Preston. Tel: 01257 230408.
Dancing “The Next Step”
Learn to dance the fun way and at your own pace by fully qualified teachers. Beginners to advanced welcome. Ballroom, Latin and much more. 8.30pm. The Preston Marriott, Broughton. Tel: 01772 783364.
Scottish Ceilidh & Country Dancing Classes
Great fun – make new friends
Come along and enjoy the company and music in a relaxed atmosphere while getting fitter in both mind and body. 7.30pm. Tickets: £2 includes light refreshments Goosnargh Village Hall, Goosnargh, Preston. Tel: 01254 820707.
Leyland Folk Dance Club
English Country Dancing. Beginners welcome, partners not required, good fun, gets you fit. 7.30-10pm. Tickets: First night free Moss Side Community Centre, Dunkirk Lane, Leyland, Preston. Tel: 01772 433548.
9-11pm. The Broadfield Arms, 22 Leyland Lane, Leyland.
Part of the Citrus Club, other weekly events include Pub Quiz, Squash, tennis league and football etc. 7pm. Preston College, Preston.
PRESTON ORPHEUS CHOIR
Come and joins us! We are a friendly 4-part choir who rehearse every Tuesday. New members always welcome. 7.30pm. St Pius X School, Fulwood. Tel: 01772 735197.
Leyland Chess Club
Chess Club for both beginners and experienced players. 7.30-10pm every Tuesday (except 25 Dec and 1 Jan 2013). Broadfield Arms, Leyland Lane, Leyland. Tel: 01772 434060.