What’s On Listings 15-04-14

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Aladdin: 1.30pm, 6pm and 1pm & 5.30pm, Sunday, April 20 only. Tickets: From £12.50. The Epstein Theatre, Hanover House, 85 Hanover Street, Liverpool. Tel: 0844 888 4411. Opens Tues, Apr 15 until Mon, Apr 21.

St Helens

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs: This wickedly delightful treat is a feast of glitz, glamour, songs, dance, family fun, silly antics and slapstick comedy. 1pm, 5pm 19-21 April only. Tickets: From £8.50. St Helens Theatre Royal, Corporation Street, St Helens. Tel: 01744 756 000. Opens Fri, Apr 11 until Mon, Apr 21.


Blues, Folk & Irish

David Metcalfe: Comic story songs. Accompanied by Richard Moss & Seamus Heffernan. Tuesday, April 15, 8.30pm. Longridge Royal British Legion, Townley Road, Longridge. Tel: 01772 784214.


Dig It!: A night of music for the Under 20s. Introducing the area’s new bands! Tuesday, April 15, 6pm. Tickets: From £2. King George’s Hall, Northgate, Blackburn. Tel: 0844 847 1664.



Pounded: Our city’s largest weekly Tuesday Chart & Cheese club night! Every Tuesday. Rumes Bar & Nightclub, Preston. Tel: 07751 711335.

Special Events


Easter Bunny Hunt: Locate our Easter bunny and claim your free chocolate egg. 10am-4pm, daily until April 19, excluding Sundays and Good Friday. Indoor Market, Preston. Tel: 01772 906048.

Easter Fun: Crafts, ‘chick watch’, glitter tattoos and face painting, bunny trail, reading, Easter Egg hunt, St George’s Day trail. Various times throughout Easter. Astley Hall, Coach House and Park, Chorley.

Get Up and Go: Traditional favourites including football, tennis and cricket, plus street dance, fishing and birds of prey. See www.chorley.gov.uk/getupandgo. Various times throughout Easter. Various venues, Chorley. Tel: 01257 515151.

Leisure Activities


Hike with Your Hound: A dog friendly stroll around Cuerden Valley Country Park. Dog is not essential but booking is! 10am. Tickets: £1. Meet beside the Hob Inn, Church Road, Bamber Bridge, Preston. Tel: 01772 625625.

Clubs / Societies


Preston Art Society: AGM , book sale and quiz. Visitors/new members welcome. 7pm. Queen’s Drive Primary School, Black Bull Lane, Fulwood, Preston. Tel: 01772 718144.

Chorley and District Gardening Society: Ron Kirkman will present a talk entitled ‘Around the year with Clematis’. Visitors and new members are most welcome to attend. 7.30pm. Chorley Cricket Club, Sandringham Road, Chorley.

Slimming World: Find out how Food Optimising can rock your world! Fun and motivational sessions. 7.30pm. Tickets: £4.95 per week (plus membership 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 looks forward to seeing both old and new members. U18 - 6pm-8pm, Senior 1st Team - 8pm-10pm. Cardinal Newman Sports Centre, St Austin’s Place, New Avenham, Preston. Tel: 07734 580974.

Cheeky Chefs Class: For ages two and above. 11.30am. Cheeky Monkey’s Play & Party Centre, Kem Mill Lane, Whittle-Le-Woods, Chorley. Tel: 01257 234287.

Trampolining Club: Call Stephen 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 on Wheels: 10am. Grange Park, Preston. Tel: 07971 476698.

Embrace – Natural Healing: Just drop in. Donation request, includes refreshments. Relax, unwind & de-stress! Every Tuesday evening 7.30pm-9.30pm. Parish Hall, 403 Leyland Lane, Leyland. Tel: 01772 456621.

Spirit Light Centre: Top mediums. Healing and 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.