To announce an event or gig, call 01772 838196 or email email@example.com
Stephen Fry By Satellite: This national treasure celebrates the release of his latest autobiography with an event broadcast live from London’s Royal Festival Hall. 7.15pm. Tickets: From £12. The Dukes Theatre, Moor Lane, Lancaster. Tel: 01524 598500. Wed, Oct 1 only.
Pubs / Clubs
Poker Night: £5 buy in and cash prizes for the winner. Every Wed. The Wellington, Tulketh Road, Ashton. Tel: 01772 726641.
Snooker Night: Every Wednesday. Traditional lunches served Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from our 5 star kitchen. Functions Room available. All live sport on BT and SKY. Fox Lane Sports & Social Club, Leyland. Tel: 01772 433975.
Open mic with John Roberts: Every Wed. Ale Emporium, 53 Fylde Road, Preston. Tel: 01772 378290.
Bingo, Quiz and Play Your Cards Right: 8pm. The Queens, Golden Hill Lane, Preston.
Cash Bingo, Quiz and Play Your Cards Right: Every Wednesday. The Queens, Golden Hill Lane, Leyland. Tel: 01772 453224.
Quiz Night: Cash prizes plus Jackpot round. Free Buffet. 9pm. The Welcome Tavern, Hennel Lane, Walton Park, Preston.
Ballroom & Latin Dance Class: All proceeds to charity. 7.30 - 9.30pm. Admission: £1 (inc. tea & biscuits). St Wilfrid’s Parish Centre, Chapel Street, Preston. Tel: 01772 259085.
Ballroom and Latin Adult Dance Class: Relaxed and friendly atmosphere. 6.30-7.30pm. 3 Clifford Street, Chorley. Tel: 01257 262526.
Line Dancing With Ann and Carole: Every Wed. Beginners 7.30-8.30pm; intermediate 8.30-10.30pm. Lonsdale Club, Fulwood Hall Lane, Fulwood. Tel: 01772 712231.
Sweet Salsa: Hot and spicy Cuban style Salsa dancing in a fun friendly environment. Beginners and improvers from 8pm, Intermediates from 9pm followed by practice and social dancing. Fulwood Lawn Tennis Club, Highgate Avenue, Fulwood, Preston. Tel: 07931 721697.
Modern Line Dancing: All levels. Every Wednesday 7.30-10.30pm. Leyland Conservative Club, Towngate, Leyland. Tel: 07780 711827.
Modern Line Dancing: All levels. Every Wed 1.30-3.30pm. Galloway Hall, Fulwood. Tel: 07780 711827.
Line Dancing With Pamela: Improvers and Upwards. Friendly atmosphere. Every Wednesday 7.30-10.30pm. Lea Club, Blackpool Road, Ashton. Tel: 01772 681733.
Dance Salsa: Beginners through to advanced. All are welcome for a fun night! 7.30pm. £5. Fulwood Tennis Club, Highgate Avenue, Fulwood, Preston. Tel: 07976 598691.
Rock’n learn classes: For babies & toddlers, held by the award winning Harriet Gore. Every Wed. Cheeky Monkey’s Play & Party Centre, Kem Mill Lane, Whittle-Le-Woods, Chorley. Tel: 01257 234287.
Thursday, Oct 2
Garstang Country Market: Fine selection of home-baking, garden produce, plants and crafts. Tea, coffee etc. Admission free, ample parking. Hampers to order. 10am-noon every Thursday. Garstang Sports and Social Club, Lancaster Road, Garstang, PR3 1EB, Preston. Tel: 01995 603644.
Clubs / Societies
Bamber Bridge Bruises: New boxing club every Wednesday for anyone aged 6+. For more information please contact Luke. Starting October 1. Brownedge St Mary’s High School, Bamber Bridge, Preston. Tel: 07776 151033.
Wymott Art Group: Social art class, with qualified teaching in painting/ribbon embroidery. No need to book, just turn up. 10am-noon. £2 Old School, Ulnes Walton, Leyland. Tel: 01772 451189.
Luncheon Club: Every Wed. 12 noon. £2.50 for a two-course meal. The Salvation Army Centre, Harrington Street, (off Adelphi Street), Preston. Tel: 01772 555425.
Leyland Lacemakers: Keeping the art of bobbin lace making alive. All welcome. 1-4pm. Leyland Baptist Church Hall, 247 Leyland Lane, Leyland. Tel: 01772 451517.
Chorley Artists: Meets on Wednesdays, except 2nd in month. New members very welcome, just come along and bring your paints. 7.30-10pm. St. Chad’s Parish Centre, Town Lane, Whittle-le-Woods.
Preston Bridge Club: Duplicate bridge, no partner required. For further information visit the website. www.prestonbridgeclub.co.uk or email firstname.lastname@example.org. 12.50pm. St Walburge’s Gardens, Weston Street, Preston. Tel: 01772 720060.
Baby and Toddler Group: 10am-noon. Ashton Community Centre, Wellington Road, Ashton, Preston. Tel: 01772 725264.
Leyland Model Railway Club: 7-10pm every Monday and Wednesday. Hillthorpe Farm, Much Hoole, Leyland. Tel: 01704 562721.