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Pubs / Clubs
Pete & Lynda’s Open Mic/Band Night: Full PA, drums and backline provided. Bands, musicians and vocalist welcome. Last Wednesday of every month. 8 - 12pm. Free admission. The Red Lion, Liverpool Road, Longton. Tel: 07821 293655.
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 Wednesday. Ale Emporium, 53 Fylde Road, Preston. Tel: 01772 378290.
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.
Line Dancing With Ann and Carole: Every Wed. Beg 7.30 - 8.30pm; intermediate 8.30 - 10.30pm. Lonsdale Club, Fulwood Hall Lane, Fulwood. Tel: 01772 712231.
Ballroom and Latin Adult Dance Class: Relaxed and friendly atmosphere. 6.30-7.30pm. 3 Clifford Street, Chorley. Tel: 01257 262526.
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 per person for the evening. Fulwood Tennis Club, Highgate Avenue, Fulwood, Preston. Tel: 07976 598691.
Sequence dancing, with Frank & Denise: 7.30pm every Wednesday except first Wednesday of the month. Knowle Green Village Hall, Knowle Green, Nr. Longridge, Preston. Tel: 07592 772642.
Rock’n learn classes: For babies & toddlers, held by the award winning Harriet Gore. Every Wednesday. Cheeky Monkey’s Play & Party Centre, Kem Mill Lane, Whittle-Le-Woods. Tel: 01257 234287.
Thursday, Aug 28
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.
Wonderful Wednesdays: Something new to see or do each week! Every Wednesday, drop in between 1.30-3.30pm. Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Market Square, Preston. Tel: 01772 258248.
Arts and Crafts with Mandy: Arts and crafts fun. £2 per child. There will also be a Family Friendly tour at 1.30pm. £8 adults, £6 children/concessions. Hoghton Tower, Hoghton. Tel: 01254 852986.
Summer at Penny Farm: Groom a Pony, Bouncy Castle, Dales Trail Activity Walk, Games, Competitions and lots more. Lots to do under cover! Coffee Shop. Every Wednesday throughout August, 11am-4pm. Free admission and free parking. Penny Farm World Horse Welfare Rescue and Rehabitation Centre, Preston New Road, Blackpool. Tel: 01253 766983.
Creative Junk Workshop and Competition: Come and create your own masterpiece from junk. Prizes will be given for the best in each age category: 1-3 years, 4-6 years, 7-9 years and 10 years and over. 11am-3pm. Free. Barton Grange Garden Centre, Garstang Road, Brock. Tel: 01995 642900.
Sherlock’s Anniversary: Explore the sandpit dig, caterpillar maze, tree faces and dens in the garden. Plus falconry, priceless furniture, special events and lots of mysteries Tues–Fri, 2pm–5pm, May to September. Birds of prey fly at 3.30pm weather permitting. Adults: £7.75, Concessions: £6.75, Children age 5-12, £4.95. Leighton Hall, Carnforth. Tel: 01524 734474.
Clubs / Societies
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.