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Hospice Christmas Fayre
Date: 16th November 2019
Details:  Saturday 16th November, 12 noon - 4pm

Come along for an afternoon of festive family fun!

Father Christmas will be in his grotto, and there’ll be Raffles, Tombolas, & a great array of stalls. Refreshments available.

Admission free.
Venue:  Monaco, Atherton Road, Hindley, WN2 3EU
Website:  Click to visit

Wigan and Leigh Film Festival 2019
Date: 16th November 2019
Details:  Saturday, 16th November
Doors & Bar open at 6pm, Event begins at 7pm

Join us for the main event, showcasing short films by finalists from the UK and worldwide, followed by the presentation of the awards for:

- Best Animation
- Best Young Film Maker
- Best North West Film
- Audience Choice
- Best Scriptwriter

See @LeighFilmFest on Twitter for the latest updates.
Over 18's Only

Ticket Prices:
£4.00 in Advance, £5.00 on the Door
£3.00 Student Tickets with a vaild ID
Venue:  The Theatre: Entrance 4, The Old Courts,
Crawford Street, Wigan. WN1 1NA
Website:  Click to visit

Wigan U3A Membership Meeting
Date: 20th November 2019
Details:  Wednesday 20th November, 10am - 12pm

With Cath Barton of Community Circles - Volunteering

WIGAN U3A brings together retired local people in their ‘third age’ to share their interests and enjoy volunteer lead activities at a variety of local venues.

Non-members are welcome to attend two sessions before joining, so why not come and meet us and see what we’re all about!

Tea and coffee available at £1 per cup.
Venue:  The Edge Conference Centre, Riveredge, Wigan. WN3 5AB
Website:  Click to visit

Navi King of Pop at The Edge
Date: 30th November 2019
Details:  Saturday 30th Nov, doors open 6.30pm, show starts 7.30pm

King Of Pop is led by the world’s number one Michael Jackson tribute artist ‘Navi’.

Don’t miss this incredible production which features all of Jackson’s greatest hits such as Smooth Criminal, Beat It, Billie Jean, Black or White, Man In The Mirror and the ‘Jackson Five’ classics. All performed by Navi with the backing of his incredible live band, dancers and special effects in a show suitable for the whole family.
Venue:  The Edge, Riveredge, Wigan. WN3 5AB
Website:  Click to visit

Wigan U3A Speakers Meeting
Date: 4th December 2019
Details:  Wed Dec 4th, 10am - 12pm

Peter Turner: Through the Eyes of a Magician

Most people are sceptical of magic. In this lecture Peter uses psychological mind games to convince the audience that there is more to the art of perception than meets the eye.

WIGAN U3A brings together retired local people in their ‘third age’ to share their interests and enjoy volunteer led activities at a variety of local venues.

Non-members are welcome to attend two sessions before joining, so why not come and meet us and see what we’re all about!

Tea and coffee £1 per cup
Venue:  The Edge Conference Centre, Riveredge, Wigan. WN3 5AB
Website:  Click to visit

Abba Mania
Date: 7th December 2019
Details:  Saturday 7th Dec, doors open 6.30pm, show starts 7.30pm

ABBA MANIA is accepted as the world’s number one
touring ABBA tribute production.

The show brings ABBA fans old and new a night not to be missed. If you’re looking for an excuse to party, reminisce or simply be entertained by the best music ever, then ABBA MANIA is for you!

So dig out those platforms, dust down those flares, join in and enjoy all of your favourites including: ‘Mamma Mia’, ‘Voulez Vous’, ‘Dancing Queen’, ‘Winner Takes It All’, ‘Super Trouper’ and many more
Venue:  The Edge, Riveredge, Wigan WN3 5AB
Website:  Click to visit

Wigan Canal History Walk
Date: 7th December 2019
Details:  Saturday 7th December, 10am - 2.30pm

Join us for a walk along the beautiful Wigan Flight!

Starting at Wigan Dry Dock, with free parking available at Trencherfield Mill (by the big industrial fan), we will walk up to Top Lock accompanied by two lock keepers who have extensive knowledge of the canal and Wigan, and then return to our starting point.

It’s a leisurely walk of 4 miles; 2 miles up & 2 miles back down.

The guided walk is free. Please bring good walking shoes, waterproofs in case of rain, & a packed lunch if you like.

Dogs welcome but must be kept on a lead at all times.

Beautiful Scenery - Interesting History - Info on Activities & Wellbeing
Venue:  Meet at Wigan Dry Dock, Waterside Dr, Wigan. WN35 DQ
Website:  Click to visit

Wigan U3A Speakers Meeting
Date: 5th February 2020
Details:  Wed Feb 5th, 10am - 12pm

Neil Smith ~ 1000 Years of Guitar

WIGAN U3A brings together retired local people in their ‘third age’ to share their interests and enjoy volunteer led activities at a variety of local venues.

Non-members are welcome to attend two meetings before joining, so why not come along and see what we’re all about!

Tea and coffee £1 per cup
Venue:  The Edge Conference Centre, Riveredge, Wigan. WN3 5AB
Website:  Click to visit

One Night in Dublin at The Edge
Date: 15th February 2020
Details:  Saturday 15th February, 7.30pm

ONE NIGHT IN DUBLIN will come to Wigan when The Wild Murphys set up Murphy’s Pub at The Edge, guaranteeing one glorious night of high-energy Irish Music and more than a little bit of Irish Craic!

Tickets: £23.10 (£21.00 + £2.10 fees)
Venue:  The Edge, Riveredge, Wigan. WN3 5AB
Website:  Click to visit

Wigan U3A Speakers Meeting
Date: 4th March 2020
Details:  Wednesday 4th March, 10am - 12pm

Talk by William Froggart:
Construction of Leeds & Liverpool Canal - the Wigan section

WIGAN U3A brings together retired local people in their ‘third age’ to share their interests and enjoy volunteer lead activities at a variety of local venues.

Non-members are welcome to attend two sessions before joining, so why not come and meet us and see what we’re all about!

Tea and coffee £1 per cup.
Venue:  The Edge Conference Centre, Riveredge, Wigan. WN3 5AB
Website:  Click to visit

 
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