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There are currently 84 events in 9 pages.

Great Expectations
Date: 18th October 2019
Details:  Friday 18th October at 7.30pm

ALRA North 3 Year Acting Students present ...

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

This classic story follows the fortunes of Pip, a young orphan. After a terrifying encounter with an escaped convict, a chain reaction of events are set in motion that change Pipís life forever.

Online advance booking price: £7.50
On the door: £10.00
Doors usually open 10/15 minutes before
Venue:  ALRA North The Mill at The Pier, Wigan, WN3 4EF
Website:  Click to visit

Book Fair - Haydock Park
Date: 19th October 2019
Details:  The Haydock Park book fair is a long running event offering a wide selection of second hand and collectible books for sale. Running a few weeks earlier than normal this year the event takes place on Saturday 19th October from 10 am - 4 pm admission is £1. There is ample free parking on site and a small cafe offering light refreshments will be available during the day. A great opportunity for readers and collectors to browse and find elusive titles, books of local interest unusual christmas presents among the huge variety of items on show including natural history, local history, art, architectur, children's, illustrated, detective ficiton, Modern First editions and many more at prices to suit all pockets. For further information go to pbfa.org
Venue:  The Racecourse, Haydock Park WA12 0HQ (J23, M6)
Website:  Click to visit

Great Expectations
Date: 19th October 2019
Details:  Saturday 19th October at 3pm

ALRA North 3 Year Acting Students present ...

Great Expectations by Charles Dickens

This classic story follows the fortunes of Pip, a young orphan. After a terrifying encounter with an escaped convict, a chain reaction of events are set in motion that change Pipís life forever.

Online advance booking price: £7.50
On the door: £10.00
Doors usually open 10/15 minutes before
Venue:  ALRA North The Mill at The Pier, Wigan, WN3 4EF
Website:  Click to visit

Strictly Dance 2019
Date: 19th October 2019
Details:  Saturday 19th October, 7pm - 1am

Join us for a fantastic evening of entertainment, fun and glamour!

Ten contestants from across the borough have been paired with expert dancers and will compete in front of a panel of judges to be crowned the Strictly Dance Glitterball Champion.

Our fourth fabulous Strictly Dance event will be held once again in conjunction with the tremendous team from 180 Dance Club in Tyldesley.

Youíll enjoy a four-course dinner, entertainment, the Strictly show and a disco afterwards at the DW Stadium.

To register your interest in attending please:
Email: fundraising@wlh.org.uk
Or call the team on 01942 525566
Venue:  DW Stadium, Loire Drive, Eobin Park, Wigan WN5 0UH
Website:  Click to visit

Open Mic
Date: 20th October 2019
Details:  Poetry - Vocalists - Comedians - Musicians...

Take the mic and share your talents with us!

Sunday's 9pm-11pm | Hosted by Calvin Snape | Free Entry
Venue:  The Boulevard
19 Wallgate
Wigan
WN1 1LD
Website:  Click to visit

Cancer Information Event
Date: 23rd October 2019
Details:  Wed 23rd October, 1.30pm to 3.30pm

Hosted by:
Healthwatch Wigan and Leigh,
The Cancer Care Team of WWL NHS Trust,
Macmillan Cancer Support Information Centre.

An opportunity for patients and professionals to find out what support is available in the community for cancer patients, their carers and loved ones, and for you to tell us where there are gaps.

We would also like to hear what impact a cancer diagnosis has had on your mental health and what support you have received from services.

To find out more, or book a place, please contact: karen.wilson@healthwatchwiganandleigh.co.uk
Or telephone Karen on 01942 834666
Venue:  Leigh Cricket Club, Beech Walk, Leigh. WN7 3LH
Website:  Click to visit

Smartphone Pub Quiz
Date: 24th October 2019
Details:  No pens, no paper, no cheating!

There is a limited number of tablets available for those who don't have a smartphone.

1st Prize - Minimum £30 cash guaranteed - the more teams that play, the bigger the prize. The average amount for 1st prize is £66!

Various consolation prizes.

Plus everybody that pays £1 extra to play with 'Robs Balls' in the bonus game could win £100 cash.
Venue:  The Boulevard
19 Wallgate
Wigan
WN1 1LD
Website:  Click to visit

And Heavy Metal For Wigan XV: Power Trip
Date: 25th October 2019
Details:  AHMFW presents...

Mescina | Last Reserves | White Mammoth | Dive South

Doors: 8pm | Entry: £3.00
Venue:  The Boulevard, 19 Wallgate, Wigan, WN1 1LD
Website:  Click to visit

The Cemetery Club
Date: 25th October 2019
Details:  Wednesday 16 Oct - Saturday 26 Oct, 7.30pm

Written by: Ivan Menchell
Directed by: Margaret Kinley

This is a story of three New York women who have known each other for years, Now that theyíve all reached widowhood, they make a monthly trip to the cemetery to visit their husbandsí graves. Their friendship becomes strained when one of them starts dating.

Poignant, sweet and very funny

First Wednesday & Thursday £10, Monday £10
Other nights £12
Online bookings subject to 60p per ticket
Venue:  Wigan Little Theatre, Crompton Street, Wigan. WN1 3SL
Website:  Click to visit

Jive Talkin' - The Bee Gees Tribute at The Edge
Date: 26th October 2019
Details:  Saturday 26th October, 7.30pm

The timeless repertoire of The Bee Gees is brought to life in this stunning stage production that is taking the country by storm!

This charismatic ensemble boasts stars from TV and the West End and is fronted by real life family members Darren, Gary and Jack Simmons making an unrivalled vocal harmony blend, as close to the original brothers as you can get.

Backed up by a stunning band and live string section, you will be taken on an emotional journey from tender orchestrated 60's classics such as "Massachusetts" and "Words" to the 70s disco classics such as "Night Fever", "Stayin' Alive" and of course "Tragedy".

Performance suitable for 16+. Tickets available via the website.
Venue:  The Edge, Riveredge, Wigan WN3 5AB
Website:  Click to visit

 
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