What’s On Listings 08-04-14

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Tuesday, Apr 8

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

Special Events


Children’s Easter Entertainment: Today - Magic; Wed - Animatronics; Thu - Magic and Balloons; Fri - our very own giant ROBOT! 10am-4pm. Preston Market, Preston. Tel: 01772 906048.

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.


Wildside: School holiday outdoor adventure club run by The Lancashire Wildlife Trust. Suitable for children aged 8-14.9.30am-5.30pm.From £3.50. Brockholes, Junction 31, M6 Samlesbury, Preston. Tel: 01772 872000.

Clubs / Societies

Red Rose Metal Detecting Club: Local History hunters are looking for new members - please visit www.redrosemdc.co.uk. Meetings will be held monthly from the end of April, date to be confirmed. Charnock Farm, Wigan Road, Leyland.


Preston & District Branch of Parkinson’s UK: Monthly meeting. Subject: ‘Dance for Parkinson’s’.7.30pm. St Cuthbert’s Church Hall, Lytham Road, Fulwood. Tel: 01772 719590.

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 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.

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 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.

Health walk: No need to book just come along and get some fresh air, meet new people, and share your knowledge of the local area. Refreshments on return. 10-11am. Richmond Park Bowling Pavillion, Junction Lane, Burscough. Tel: 01695 555804.

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.

Tennis: Back to tennis/beginners. An ideal group for adults who want to learn how to play tennis. 7.30pm. Barton Tennis Club, Barton, Preston. Tel: 07966 315241.

Citrus Club - Badminton: No need to book – just turn up! Guests welcome. 7pm. Preston College, Preston. Tel: 01772 626112.

The Dukes Deaf Drama Group: Open to deaf people aged 16 plus, their support or their friends. Drama games, fun and laughter and opportunities to work towards a performance piece. 7.30-9pm, every Tuesday evening throughout term time. DT3, Moor Lane, Lancaster. Tel: 01524 598500.

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.