Current events in Lancashire
All aboard the good ship Hispaniola for The Dukes’ brand new Winter adventure. Performances daily. Tickets: From £5 The Dukes Theatre, Moor Lane, Lancaster. Tel: 01524 598500. Until Sat, Jan 5.
The Lowry will stage a nine-week run of the National Theatre’s award-winning War Horse, as part of the internationally acclaimed production’s first UK tour. Tickets: Standard £32 - £35, Peak £39 - £50 Lyric Theatre, The Lowry, Salford Quays, Manchester. Opens Tues, Nov 20 until Fri, Jan 18.
Monday, Dec 3
Leyland Morris Men
Regular dance tuition. Every Monday. 7.30 - 9.30pm. Guide Hut, off Fox Lane, Leyland, Preston. Tel: 01772 337999.
Join the Latin fever. Learn hot and spicy Salsa and Merengue in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Beginners welcome. 7.15pm. The Lonsdale Club, Fulwood Hall Lane, Fulwood, Preston. Tel: 07899 866408.
Nice and easy class - with DanceFusion. 1 - 2.30pm. Prospect House, Sandy Lane, Leyland, Preston. Tel: 01772 620195.
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.
Tuesday, Dec 4
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.
Monday, Dec 3
Vera’s Yoga Class
Very experienced tutor. Classes open to all. 7.15-9pm. Galloway’s Society For The Blind, Howick House, Howick Park Avenue, Penwortham, Preston.
Wednesday, Dec 5
Monthly Book Club
We get together over a meal, wine and coffee and discuss the latest book we have read. We always find many different viewpoints and have a good laugh! First Wednesday of every month. Deli Med, Winckley Street, opp Pizza Express, Preston. Tel: 01772 204777.
Preston Bridge Club
We welcome players of all standards and have lessons for beginners as well as practice and supervised play for the less experienced. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, & Friday 7.05pm. Monday afternoon 1pm. St Walburge’s Gardens, Weston Street, Preston. Tel: 01772 720060.
Monday, Dec 3
Preston Bird Watching and Natural History Society
Gordon Yates will present yet another Super-8 cine-film titled “Islay - Queen of the Hebrides”. 7.30pm. Tickets: £2 St. Mary’s Church Hall, Cop Lane, Penwortham, Preston. Tel: 01772 768637.
Ballroom/Latin/Rock n Roll/Sequence
Adult Classes. Beginners/Intermediates welcome. 7pm. St Bedes Social Club, Brownley St, Whittle le Woods, Chorley. Tel: 01772 704651.
Yonder Truth Pyschic Club
Every Monday. 8 - 10pm. New Central Club, Ribbleton Lane, Preston. Tel: 07821 078216.
Parent and Toddler Group
Every Monday morning during school term-time. Join us for a very enjoyable playtime with our usual craft, songs, stories, and marching. All welcome. 9.45am - 11.45am. Tickets: £2.50 per family Mellor Brook Community Centre, Whalley Road, Mellor Brook, Blackburn. Tel: 01254 814944.
Come and join a friendly group and sing four part music from Mozart to modern. Male voices especially wanted. Concerts raise money for charity. Every Monday at 7.30pm. St Edwards Church, Marlborough Drive, Fulwood, Preston. Tel: 01772 691218.
Monday nights Basketball Training
6-8pm U14 training
8-10pm Senior 1st 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. Chorley Leisure Centre, Chorley. Tel: 07966 315241.
Preston Charleston, Lindy Hop and Jive Dance Classes
Learn the basics of these 20’s, 30’s and 40’s dances. No partner needed. Dress - smart or casual, modern or 20’s, 30’s, 40’s style Beginners 7.30pm, Intermediate 8.30pm, Practice dancing 9.30pm - late. Tickets: £5 - for both lessons and dancing Preston Masonic Hall, Saul Street, Preston. Tel: 0790 2342448.
Preston Folk Dance Club
Meet every Monday. 7.45-10pm. Tickets: £1.500 Gallaway Hall, Brackenbury Road, Preston. Tel: 01772 745813.
A hot and value for money meal, followed by a game of bingo at the Age Concern cafe. Please book by Friday prior to the Monday. Every Monday 12noon-1.30pm (Except Bank Holidays). Tickets: £3.50 plus 50p for bingo Charnley Fold, Cottage Lane, Bamber Bridge. Tel: 01772 620876.
Galloway’s Community Choir
There are no auditions and no need to be able to read music just come and enjoy a good sing! New members are always welcome. 9.30-11.45am with tea break. Galloway’s, Howick House, Howick Park Drive, Penwortham, Preston. Tel: 01772 746840.
Join us at Squires for Prestons No1 Student night! 3 rooms - playing all your favourites. Every Monday. Tickets: NUS - £4, Non Students £6 Squires & New York New York, Market Place, Preston. Tel: 01772 251074.
With over 20 years yoga experience Linda’s classes can help you rejuvenate body, mind and spirit. 6.30pm & 8pm.
Ante-natal yoga at 5.30 pm (must be booked in advance). Penwortham Priory Sports and Technology college, Penwortham, Preston. Tel: 07963 111239.