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A Farewell to Arms: Acclaimed theatre makers, Imitating the Dog, bring their unique theatrical vision to Ernest Hemingway’s seminal First World War novel. 7.30pm, with matinees at 2pm on Thu 16, Wed 22 and Sat 25, October. The Dukes Theatre, Moor Lane, Lancaster. Tel: 01524 598500. Opens Fri, Oct 10 until Sat, Oct 25.



Dan Croll: Dan’s music is a tour de force, marrying folk, rock and full on electronica. One of the most exciting new artists around. Tuesday, October 14, 7.30pm. Tickets: £10.0 53 Degrees, University of Central Lancashire Students’ Union, Preston. Tel: 01772 895478.

Pubs / Clubs


Live Music Showcase Night: Two to three Live Acts EVERY Tuesday. Anyone can book a slot to perform by emailing stagehouselive@gmail.com. 8pm. The Bull & Royal, Church Street, Preston.

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.

Pool Night: Every Tuesday. Traditional lunches served Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from our five-star kitchen. Functions Room available. All live sport on BT and SKY. Fox Lane Sports & Social Club, Leyland. Tel: 01772 433975.

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.

Rick’s Quiz: Picture Quiz. General Knowledge. Music. Several prizes to be won. 9pm. The Fleece Inn, Liverpool Road, Penwortham, Preston. Tel: 01772 745561.

Special Events


Flaunt It Cabaret: More Music’s afternoon of live entertainment aimed at people with a learning disability, but all are welcome. 1.30pm. £6, support workers get in free. The Hothouse, Devonshire Road, Morecambe. Tel: 01524 831997.



Red Squirrels - An illustrated talk: by Brian Ashworth. Outlining the Wildlife Trust’s efforts to conserve the nation’s favourite tufty-eared endangered creature. 7.15-9pm. Adults £3, Friends of Cuerden Valley Park £2, accompanied children free. The Barn, Berkeley Drive, Bamber Bridge. Tel: 01772 324436.

World of Wine Italy & Germany: Discovering Barolo, Amarone and Chianti from Italy, and German Riesling, Pinot Blanc, Pinot Gris and Pinot Noir wines. 7pm. £25. Holiday Inn, Preston. Tel: 01253 301934.

Clubs / Societies


Parkinson’s UK: Preston and District Branch monthly meeting. ‘Nordic Walking’ by Matt Gibbs. 7.30pm. St Cuthberts Church Centre, Lytham Road, Fulwood.

Slimming World: Find out how Food Optimising can rock your world! Fun and motivational. 7.30pm. £4.95 per week (plus membership fee of £5 on first week) Frenchwood Social Club, Bence Road, Preston. Tel: 07800 868131.

Yoga with Fran: All ages and abilities welcome. Qualified and insured with British Wheel of Yoga. 5.45pm. Ashton Methodist, Preston. Tel: 01772 491784.

Adult Tennis Coaching: Beginners and Rusty Rackets. Pay and play, just turn up. Rackets available. 1.30pm. Tulketh Tennis, Tag Lane, Ingol, Preston. Tel: 07966 315241.

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.

Preston Bridge Club: Evening lessons, no partner required. For information visit the website www.prestonbridgeclub.co.uk or email prestonbridgeclub@gmail.com. 7.15pm. St Walburge’s Gardens, Weston Street, Preston. Tel: 01772 720060.

Preston on Wheels: 10am. Grange Park, Preston. Tel: 07971 476698.

Chair Exercise. 11am-noon. Ashton Community Centre, Wellington Road, Ashton, Preston. Tel: 01772 725264.