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The Life And Times Of Mitchell & Kenyon: A celebration of the factory-gate film-makers who showed audiences their world as they’d never seen it before and made cinema history. April 19 to May 10, 7.30pm. Tickets: From £8. The Dukes Theatre, Moor Lane, Lancaster. Tel: 01524 598500. Opens Sat, Apr 19 until Sat, May 10.


Hot Flush: Starring Lesley Joseph. Share in the friendships, secrets, laughs, tears and ups and downs of four women – and one man – living extraordinary lives. 7.30pm. From £17.50. Southport Theatre, Promenade, Southport. Tel: 0844 871 3021. Tues, Apr 22 only.



Phil’s Salsanorthwest: Join the Latin fever. Learn hot and spicy Salsa and Merengue in a fun and friendly atmosphere. Beginners welcome. 7.15pm. Ewood Park WM Club, Bolton Road, Blackburn. Tel: 07899 866408.

Newburgh Morris Dancing: Women’s traditional Morris dancing. Every Tuesday. 7.30pm. Hilldale Village Hall, Lancaster Lane, Hilldale, Parbold, near, Wigan. Tel: 01695 723100.

Libertybelles Line Dancing: With Dave & Kath. 8 - 11pm. Every Tuesday. School Lane Working Mans Club, St Aidens Road, Bamber Bridge, Preston. Tel: 01253 352591.

Line Dancing: With Western Express Line Dance Club. 7.30-10.30pm. BAE Social Club, South Meadow Lane, Broadgate, Preston. Tel: 01772 720708.

Line Dancing for Beginners: 7.30pm. Tickets: £3 per class St James Church Hall, Avondale Drive, Lostock Hall, Preston. Tel: 07974 313032.

Modern Line Dancing: All levels. 1-3pm. St Gerard’s Club, Brownedge Road, Bamber Bridge, Preston. Tel: 07780 711827.

Sequence dancing, with Frank & Denise: 7.30pm, Every Tuesday except second Tuesday of the month. St Marys Hall, York Road, Langho, Blackburn. Tel: 07592 772642.

Childrens Irish dancing classes: for beginners. 6-7pm. St Walburges Church hall, Weston Street, Preston. Tel: 07543 008928.

Irish Country Dance: Irish-ize your smile! We learn and dance all kinds of Irish but this is flatly not Flatley, just good old fashioned fun/craic. 7.45-10pm. £3, £1 student. First visit is free St Anthony’s Social Centre, Cadley Causeway, Fulwood. Tel: 01772 866193.

Dancing The Next Step: Join Ron and Iris (UKA qualified). Great car parking and a minute from Junction 32, M6. 8.30pm. Marriotts, Broughton. Tel: 01772 783364.

Scottish Dancing: Penwortham Scottish Country Dance Class for all levels of ability. 7.30pm. Fulwood Tennis Club, Highgate Avenue, Fulwood, Preston. Tel: 01772 746737.

Children’s Dance Class: With Killick studio of dance. 10.30-11.15am. Cheeky Monkey’s Play & Party Centre, Kem Mill Lane, Whittle-Le-Woods, Chorley. Tel: 01257 234287.

Cheerleading Class: For ages 5yrs and above. 4.30-5.15pm. Cheeky Monkey’s Play & Party Centre, Kem Mill Lane, Whittle-Le-Woods, Chorley. Tel: 01257 234287.

Leyland Folk Dance Club: No previous experience required. Friendly atmosphere with a tea and biscuits break. Keep fit and have fun at the same time. No partner required. 7.30-10pm. Moss Side Community Centre, Leyland.

Special Events


Preston Easter Fun Fair: Daily, 1-9pm, until Tuesday, April 22. Tickets: Entry £1, all rides just £1 each on Thu/Tue. Moor Park, Preston.

Easter Events: All through the holidays. Keep the children busy with crafts, outdoor adventures, the Gruffalo Adventure, rare animals, walks and much, much more! Various times until April 30. Tickets: Charges apply. Brockholes Nature reserve, Junction 31, M6, Preston. Tel: 01772 872000.

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.

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. Charnock Farm, Wigan Road, Leyland.


Ribble Vale Floral Group: With local or national demonstrators. Raffle, tea and coffee. Visitors welcome. The fourth Tuesday of every month, 7.30pm. St. Andrew’s Church Hall, Blackpool Road, Ashton-on Ribble, Preston. Tel: 01772 493098.

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.