To announce an event or gig, call 01772 838196 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Pubs / Clubs
Wednesday, Sep 10
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.
Thursday, Sep 11
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.
Spirit of Place: An Exhibition and sale of Contemporary Textile Art by Natural Progression Textile Group. Free entry. Refreshments available from Brabin’s tea shop. 9am-5pm, daily until November 5. Brabin’s Shop and Gallery, 22 Talbot Street, Chipping. Tel: 01995 61221.
Clubs / Societies
Wednesday, Sep 10
Weight-watchers: Lose weight now! Come and join this exciting class that works. 6pm. Greenlands New Labour Club, Ribbleton, Preston. Tel: 07810 564975.
Junior Tennis Coaching: Every Wednesday. Tulketh Tennis, Tag Lane, Ingol. Tel: 07966 315241.
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.
New Longton Artists: Speakers, demonstrations & painting. New members welcome. Visit www.newlongtonartists.co.uk. Every Wed 7.30-10pm. New Longton Village Hall, Boundary Close, New Longton. Tel: 01772 745520.
Luncheon Club: Every Wed, noon. £2.50 for a two-course meal. The Salvation Army Centre, Harrington Street, (off Adelphi Street), Preston. Tel: 01772 555425.
The A59 Club: Social club for single, separated, divorced and widowed friends, aged over 40. Different events weekly. Meet every Weds. Visit www.TheA59Club.btik.com 7.30pm. 50p. The Bonny Inn, Ribchester Road, Clayton-Le Dale, Blackburn. Tel: 01200 422361.
Chorley Shukokai Karate Club: Every Wednesday and Saturday. Open to ages 5+. 6 - 7pm. Bateman Hall, Sagar Street, Eccleston, Chorley. Tel: 07854 270569.
Preston Bridge Club: Duplicate bridge, no partner required. For further information visit the website www.prestonbridgeclub.co.uk or email email@example.com. 12.50pm. St Walburge’s Gardens, Weston Street, Preston. Tel: 01772 720060.
Zumba Gold Class: Specially designed for the active older adult, easy to follow dance fitness class. 1.30-2.30pm. Tickets: £3 per class New Longton Village Hall, Boundary Close, New Longton, Preston. Tel: 07920 281935.
Bridge: Duplicate bridge, partners not required. Visitors welcome. 12.50-4pm. St Walburge’s Gardens, Weston Street, Preston. Tel: 01772 465699.
Dark Nights Theatre Group: Meet Wednesdays, 7.30pm. St Wilfred’s Church Hall, Chapel Street, Preston. Tel: 07908 016660.
Scripts Aloud: Read different play scripts aloud. No acting skills or previous theatrical experience required. Playscripts are provided. New members always welcome. 7.45pm on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month. Tickets: free The Beautiful Planet cafe, Friargate, Preston. Tel: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Preston Ladies Harmony Singers: New members always welcome. 7.30pm. Leyland Methodist School, Canberra Road, Leyland. Tel: email@example.com.
Chorley Lodge Artists Society: Painters of all standards welcome - even complete beginners. Speakers, demonstrations, competitions and exhibitions. www.lodgeartistschorley.org.uk. Every Wednesday, 7.30-9.30pm. Brinscall & Withnell Social Club, School Lane, Brinscall.
The A Cappella Singers: Est 1995, the Singers are wishing to increase the size of this highly acclaimed group. Prospective members should be able to read music and perform. Rehearsals Wednesdays during school terms with performances usually on Saturday evenings or Sunday afternoons. Wilpshire area, Blackburn. Tel: 01254 249280.