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Sue Parish and Eileen Guppy: Featuring a range of well-loved songs from the classic jazz standards repertoire. Wednesday, July 30, 1pm. Robert Gillow pub, Lancaster.
Northwest Big Student Night: The North West’s number one indie/alternative club night. Every Wednesday. 10pm - 3am. Admission: £5 NUS/£6 others. Lava & Ignite, Church Street, Preston. Tel: 01772 252882.
Pubs / Clubs
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.
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 John Roberts: Every Wed. 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.
Ballroom & Latin Dance Class: All proceeds to charity. 7.30 - 9.30pm. Admission: £1 (inc. tea & biscuits). St Wilfrid’s Parish Centre, Chapel Street, Preston. Tel: 01772 259085.
Line Dancing With Ann and Carole: Every Wednesday. Beginners 7.30 - 8.30pm; intermediate 8.30 - 10.30pm. Lonsdale Club, Fulwood Hall Lane, Fulwood, Preston. Tel: 01772 712231.
Line Dancing With Pamela: Improvers and Upwards. Friendly atmosphere. Every Wednesday 7.30-10.30pm. Lea Club, Blackpool Road, Ashton, Preston. Tel: 01772 681733.
Dance Salsa: Beginners through to advanced. All are welcome for a fun night! 7.30pm. Tickets: £5 per person for the evening. Fulwood Tennis Club, Highgate Avenue, Fulwood, Preston. Tel: 07976 598691.
Sequence dancing, with Frank & Denise: 7.30pm every Wednesday except first Wednesday of the month. Knowle Green Village Hall, Knowle Green, Nr. Longridge, Preston. Tel: 07592 772642.
Rock’n learn classes: For babies & toddlers, held by the award winning Harriet Gore. Every Wednesday. Cheeky Monkey’s Play & Party Centre, Kem Mill Lane, Whittle-Le-Woods, Chorley. Tel: 01257 234287.
Ballroom and Latin Adult Dance Class: Relaxed and friendly atmosphere. 6.30-7.30pm. 3 Clifford Street, Chorley. Tel: 01257 262526.
Modern Line Dancing: All levels. Every Wednesday 7.30-10.30pm. Leyland Conservative Club, Towngate, Leyland. Tel: 07780 711827.
Modern Line Dancing: All levels. Every Wednesday 1.30-3.30pm. Galloway Hall, Fulwood, Preston. Tel: 07780 711827.
Thursday, Jul 31
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.
Wednesday Fun Day: Groom a Pony, Bouncy Castle, Dales Trail Activity Walk. Games and competitions. Enjoy our coffee shop. Free admission. 11am-4pm. Penny Farm World Horse Welfare, Preston New Road, Blackpool. Tel: 01253 766983.
Papermania 1: Create your own paper maché figures and sculptures. Take them home to finish or come back and finish them off in Papermania 2 on Tuesday, August 5. 9.15am-12.15pm and 1.15-4.15pm. Chapel Gallery, St Helen’s Road, Ormskirk. Tel: 01695 571328.
Wonderful Wednesdays: Something new to see or do each week! Every Wednesday, drop in between 1.30-3.30pm. Harris Museum & Art Gallery, Market Square, Preston. Tel: 01772 258248.
Arts and Crafts with Mandy: Arts and crafts fun. There will also be a Family Friendly tour at 1.30pm. £8 adults, £6 children/concessions. 11am and 2pm, Jul 30, August 13 and 27. Tickets: £2 per child. Hoghton Tower, Hoghton, near, Preston. Tel: 01254 852986.