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The importance of keeping Young in the world of acting

It took more than 50 years for Robert Hutchinson to feel he has firmly cut his teeth in the acting world.

Mayor of South Ribble releases the ducks at the start of the Leyland Rotary Club, yellow duck race on the River Lostock, Western Drive, leyland

Leyland set for annual duck race

The Rotary Club of Leyland will hold their annual Duck Race on the River Lostock on Bank Holiday Monday (May 1)

Alistair Higgins and the cast of Dreamboats And Petticoats, heading to Blackpool Opera House this week

Musical marathon is a dream tour to play

For 10 years, baby boomers have been reliving their youth through the CDs celebrating the music of the 50s and 60s.

Cabus Players stage Peter Gordons murder mystery Secondary Cause of Death

Cabus Players stage Inspector Pratt murder mystery

Cabus Players are staging Peter Gordon’s murder mystery ‘Secondary Cause of Death’.
St Paul's Church Adlington

Adlington church hosts quiz night

St Pauls Church Adlington is holding a quiz night to raise funds for the church roof repair fund.


What’s On Listings 20-26 Apr

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Midnite Johnny are a blues/rock band playing The Ferret in Preston on Sunday

Things to do this weekend (April 22 and 23)

Easter might be over but there's still plenty of events to enjoy on Saturday and Sunday.
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Supercar Showtime

Supercar Showtime at Chorley pub

Car enthusiasts are invited to a big meet to raise funds for Derian House Children’s Hospice.

Joe Longthorne

Joe Longthorne’s variety night at Blackpool’s Viva cabaret venue

There’s a jam-packed programme of shows at Blackpool’s Viva cabaret venue this weekend.

Harold Salisbury is sax extraordinaire in jazz band Pinto Beans, playing at The Ferret on Sunday

10 things to do this weekend (April 15 and 16)

There's some great events happening in the region this weekend. Why not try one.
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What’s On Listings 13-19 Apr

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Buzz Hawkins, creator of the Bradshaws

Bradshaws creator is Buzz-ing about show

It’s hard to believe that one man, with three different voices, could inspire a generation of comedians. But that’s exactly what Buzz Hawkins has done.

Blackpool Grand theatre

Laugh Out Loud with musical comedian

Guitar wielding comic Pierre Hollins will headline the next Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club at the Grand Theatre.

Empire Police: George Jacques, Fynley Dobson (drummer), Jordao Bassa (lead singer and rhythm guitarist) and Tom Hale (lead guitarist and backing singer). (s)

Who will be The Last Band Standing in bid for live laurels?

It might be a competition but the real fight for the finalists of Last Band Standing taking place in Preston is to reclaim a space for live and original music in a fierce industry.
Last year's Race for Life in Preston

Preston aims to maintain its champion status for Race for Life funds

Preston has put up the biggest fight against cancer in the region - and it is ready to let the battle commence again.
Kate Rusby - Life in a Paper Boat

Folk singer Kate Rusby to play in Preston

Music was always in Kate Rusby’s blood.


What’s On Listings 6-12 Apr

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Health Heroes

The Lancashire Post is delighted to announce the launch of the Health Heroes Awards!

The awards will recognise and celebrate excellence in health care – in the public, private and voluntary sectors.
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The Amazing Mr Bubble Man is on at Preston Guild Hall

10 things to do this weekend (April 8 and 9)

Looking for ideas to keep the kids (and yourself) entertained over the Easter holidays?
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The Band of the Kings Division is returning to the Marine Hall in Fleetwood

Band marches back into port by popular demand

One of the British Army’s top bands is returning to Fleetwood Marine Hall by popular demand.

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