What’s On Listings 19-02-14

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Wednesday, Feb 19

Northwest Big Student Night: The North West’s number one indie/alternative club night. Every Wed. 10pm - 3am. £5 NUS/£6 others. Lava & Ignite, Church Street, Preston. Tel: 01772 252882.

Pubs / Clubs

Wednesday, Feb 19

Snooker Night: Every Wednesday. Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday Traditional Lunches served from our 5 star kitchen. Functions Room available. All LIVE SPORT on BT and SKY. Fox Lane Sports & Social Club, Leyland. Tel: 01772 433975.

Poker Night: £5 buy in and cash prizes for the winner. Every Wednesday. The Wellington, Tulketh Road, Ashton, Preston. Tel: 01772 726641.

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.

Quiz Night: Cash prizes, play your cards right and open the box. Every Wednesday at 9pm. The Plough, Preston Road, Grimsargh, Preston. Tel: 01772 652235.

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.

Special Events

Wednesday, Feb 19

Half Term Events: Work alongside a professional artist and join in a variety of creative activities based on making faces, using a wide range of materials. Wednesday, February 19 and Friday, February 21 from 10am to midday, and 1pm to 3pm. Chapel Gallery, St Helen’s Road, Ormskirk. Tel: 01695 571328.


Wednesday, Feb 19

Eleven - Hanover Project: The use of sculpture, painting, video and photography within the context of fine art. Devised and curated by 11 second year Fine Art students. 10am-5pm. Hanover Building, Bhailok Street, UCLan, Preston.


Wednesday, Feb 19

Helping our Feathered Friends: Make bird feeders and feed the birds on the park’s new bird tables to help our feathered friends through the winter. 1pm. Richmond Park, Burscough.

Clubs / Societies

Wednesday, Feb 19

Longton with Hutton Flower Club: AGM. Speaker - Muriel Simpson. 7 for 7.30pm. Tickets: Visitors very welcome £6 to include refreshments. Hutton Village Hall, Hutton, Preston.

Weight-watchers: New Years resolution.Lose weight now! Come and join this exciting and start the year off with the class that works. 6pm. Greenlands New Labour Club, Ribbleton. Tel: 07810 564975.

Yoga Classes: For baby, toddlers & parents. 1pm. Cheeky Monkey’s Play & Party Centre, Kem Mill Lane, Whittle-Le-Woods, Chorley. Tel: 01257 234287.

Luncheon Club: Meet every Wednesday. 12noon. Admission: £2.50 for a two-course meal. The Salvation Army Centre, Harrington Street, (off Adelphi Street), Preston. Tel: 01772 555425.

Chorley Artists: Meets on Wednesdays, except 2nd Wednesday in month. New members very welcome, just come along and bring your paints. 7.30-10pm. St. Chad’s Parish Centre, Town Lane, Whittle-le-Woods, Chorley.

Music and Play: Use music and song to create a fun learning environment to connect with your children. 10am-noon. Intact, Whitby Avenue, Ingol, Preston. Tel: 01772 760760.

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.

Preston Ladies Harmony Singers: New members always welcome. 7.30pm. Leyland Methodist School, Canberra Road, Leyland. info@chmaterials.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, Chorley.

Coffee Morning: Free coffee, toast, drinks etc. All welcome. 10am-noon. St James Church, Knowsley Street, off Avenham Lane, Preston.

Yoga Class: With British Wheel of Yoga teacher Frances Heaton. 10am-11.30am, each alternate Wednesday. St Ambrose Church Annex, Leyland. Tel: 01772 491784.