What’s On Listings 21-05-14

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Preston Drama Club presents - Family Planning: A comedy by Frank Vickery. Misunderstandings and mishaps abound in this hilarious comedy. 7.30pm. Playhouse Theatre, Market Street West, Preston. Tel: 01772 744771. Open Wed, May 21 until Sat May 24.


Morecambe, The Man What Brought Us Sunshine: A heart-warming, tear-jerking yet uplifting show about one of Britain’s best-loved entertainers. 7.30pm. Tickets: From £17.50. The Dukes Theatre, Moor Lane, Lancaster. Tel: 01524 598500. Opens Tues, May 20 until Wed, May 21.

When. Will. I. Will. I. Be Famous: Professional wrestler Jonny Phere will be playing himself in a production inspired by television talent shows. Wed, May 21 1pm & 7pm; Friday, May 23, 7pm. From £4.47. The Dukes Theatre, Moor Lane, Lancaster. Tel: 01524 598500.

Pubs / Clubs

Wanted! Pub Quiz Team: I am looking to get some people together to form a pub quiz team. Please contact Helen. Tel: 07846 887479.


Poker Night: £5 buy in and cash prizes for the winner. Every Wednesday. The Wellington, Tulketh Road, Ashton, Preston. 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 Laura: Every Wednesday. Ale Emporium, 53 Fylde Road, Preston. Tel: 01772 378290.

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.

Clubs / Societies


Longton with Hutton Flower Club: ‘The Three R’s’ by demonstrator Vanessa Wellock. Arrangements will be raffled at the end of the evening. Visitors very welcome. Off road car parking. 7pm. Tickets: £6 to include refreshments Hutton Village Hall, Hutton, Preston.

Weight-watchers: Summer resolution.Lose weight now! Come and join this exciting group and see in summer 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. Tel: 01257 234287.

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 evenings. New members welcome. Visit www.newlongtonartists.co.uk. Every Weds 7.30-10pm. New Longton Village Hall, Boundary Close, New Longton. Tel: 01772 745520.

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.

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. Admission: 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.

Leyland Lacemakers: Keeping the art of bobbin lace making alive. All welcome. 1-4pm. Leyland Baptist Church Hall, 247 Leyland Lane, Leyland. Tel: 01772 451517.

Chorley Artists: Meets on Wednesdays, except 2nd 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.

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.

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. 1-2pm. Coronation Park Bowling Pavillion, Ormskirk. Tel: 01695 555804.

Tennis: For juniors ages 4 to 16. Various times. Tulketh, Preston. Tel: 07966 315241.