To announce an event or gig, call 01772 838196 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Soulfly + Lody Kong: Soulfly is led by former Sepultura frontman Max Cavalera, who formed the band after leaving the Brazilian group in 1996. Tuesday, July 8, 7.30pm. Tickets: £15. 53 Degrees, University of Central Lancashire Students’ Union, Preston. Tel: 01772 895478.
Pubs / Clubs
Open Mic Night: Run by qualified music teacher and musician Bob Holland with top equipment. Many good acts are often offered a paid Saturday gig. Every Tuesday from 7pm. Oak Tree, School Lane, Brinscall, Chorley.
Live Music Showcase Night: Two to three Live Acts EVERY Tuesday. Anyone can book a slot to perform by emailing email@example.com. 8pm. The Bull & Royal, Church Street, Preston.
Rick’s Quiz: Picture Quiz. General Knowledge. Music. Several prizes to be won. 9pm. The Fleece Inn, Liverpool Road, Penwortham, Preston. Tel: 01772 745561.
Jackpot Bingo: With Treble Chance Flyers. All stake money returned in prize money resulting in great cash prizes. Everyone over 18 welcome Every Tuesday, 8.30pm. The Wilbraham Club, 64 Geoffrey Street, Preston. Tel: 01772 705677.
Brand New Quiz Night: Cash prize. Great food and drinks offers. Free pizza if you book your team a free booth! 8pm. 50p per person. Revolution Preston, 1 Main Sprit Weind, Preston. Tel: 01772 828538.
Archaeology Festival - Exploring Farington Moss: A celebration of our local archaeology in recognition of 40 years of South Ribble Borough Council. Tuesday, 8 - Saturday, 26 July. South Ribble Museum & Exhibition Centre, The Old Grammar School, Church Road, Leyland. Tel: 01772 422041.
Clubs / Societies
Slimming World: Find out how Food Optimising can rock your world! Fun and motivational sessions. 7.30pm. £4.95 per week (plus memb fee of £5 on first week) Frenchwood Social Club, Bence Road, Preston. Tel: 07800 868131.
Preston Pride Basketball club: The Club is open to everyone and we look forward to seeing both old and new members. U18 - 6pm-8pm, Senior 1st Team - 8pm-10pm. Cardinal Newman Sports Centre, St Austins Place, New Avenham, Preston. Tel: 07734 580974.
Cheeky Chefs Class: For ages 2yrs and above. 11.30am. Cheeky Monkey’s Play & Party Centre, Kem Mill Lane, Whittle-Le-Woods, Chorley. Tel: 01257 234287.
Adult Tennis Coaching: Beginners and Rusty Rackets. All welcome, pay and play just turn up. Rackets available. 1.30pm. Tulketh Tennis, Tag Lane, Ingol. Tel: 07966 315241.
Tennis coaching for 5-7 year olds: 4-4.45pm. Chorley Tennis Club, Sandringham Road, behind Chorley Cricket Club, Chorley. Tel: 07772 825548.
Beginners Pilates Class: Perfect for those new to Pilates who want to increase core strength and alleviate back pain.Pre and post natal ladies welcome. 7.30-8.30pm. Tickets: £5 per session. Trinity Buckshaw CE/Methodist Primary, Preston. Tel: 07757 417664.
Trampolining Club: Call Stephen on for more information. 7-8pm. Tarleton. Tel: 07870 196 714.
Painting Classes: Ever fancied having a go at painting? Well now’s your chance! With Art tutor Terry O’Toole. Different theme every week. 10am-3pm. St John’s Minster, Church Street, Preston. Tel: 07969 177369.
Embrace - Natural Healing: Just drop in. Donation request, includes refreshments. Relax, unwind & de-stress! Every Tuesday 7.30pm-9.30pm. Parish Hall, 403 Leyland Lane, Leyland. Tel: 01772 456621.
NFSH Healing Trust: Experience what Healing Energy can do for you! Just come along, relax and enjoy! Refreshments available. All are welcome. Charity number, 1094702. 6.30-8.30pm. Tickets: Charge by donation only. Quaker Hall, St. Georges Road, Preston. Tel: 01772 784960.
Citrus Club - Badminton: No need to book – just turn up! Guests welcome. 7pm. Preston College, Preston. Tel: 01772 626112.
Chorley Computer Club: The UK’s longest-running computer club having just celebrated our 30th anniversary. Always open to welcome new members of all abilities. 7-10pm. St George’s Institute, Trinity Road, Chorley.
Spirit Light Centre: Top mediums. Healing & Open Circle each week. Readings, Reiki etc by appointment. 7.30pm. Great Eccleston Village Centre, Great Eccleston, Preston. Tel: 07851 568605.
Yoga Classes: With British Wheel of Yoga Tutor Frances Heaton. Mats provided. Car park. 6-7.30pm Tuesday evenings. Tickets: £21 for four week block Plungington Community Centre, Plungington, Preston. Tel: 01772 491784.