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Local Life - Leigh & District - May 2018

Leigh & District's FREE local lifestyle magazine.

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26 Afternoon Tea Monday, May 14, 12pm-2pm Elaine, Suzanne and Denise invite you join them for some delicious Afternoon Tea where we’re sure the cakes will be to die for. Please call 07799785280 or 07854053786 to book tickets at £6.50pp Golborne Sports & Social Club, Simpson Fields off Stonecross Lane, WA3 2SE. Tel: 01942 510161 Blokes Curry Night Tuesday, May 15, 7.30pm-10.30pm Blokes eating, drinking, building relationships and hearing a life changing story. The set menu includes: a starter, a main course and coffee. All for £16. The bar will be open for drinks. Booking is essential. Email revjonathanmoores@outlook.com or 07753427329. Tamarind Table Leigh Indian Restaurant, 31a - 33a Leigh Road, WN7 1QP. Tel: 01942 676481 The Twits Wed, May 16 - May 18, 7.15pm; Sat, May 19, 2.15pm The Turnpike Community Theatre presents Roald Dahl’s ‘The Twits.’ Tickets from £5.50 for adults; £4.50 concession; £18 for families via www. turnpikecommunitytheatre.com The Turnpike, Civic Square, Leigh, WN7 1EB. Tel: 01942 404469 Spaniel Club Swim & Splash Sat, May 19; Sat, June 16; Sat, July 21, 12pm-2pm Swimming is an all-around healthy activity for your dog. It provides everything from exercise to stimulation, and a needed release for your dog’s energy. Only friendly and sociable dogs are welcome. It’s £4 first dog, £4 second dog, £3 third dog, no cost for the fourth dog. Dogs Country Club, 191 Slag Lane, WA3 1BU. Tel: 07826 872305 Steam Heritage Festival Saturday, May 19 - Sunday, May 20, 10am-5pm A collaboration between The LTEC and the Red Rose Steam Society. Hopefully there’ll be traction engines, tractors, Fair organs, Vintage bikes, a steam loco, bar, tea rooms and the attractions on site: the steam winding engine, the pit-head gear and the new Miners Cottage. Lancashire Mining Museum, Astley, Higher Green Lane, M29 7JB. Tel: 0161 736 1832 Leigh Film Society Friday, May 25, doors open 6.30pm, 7.30pm start (1hr55m) ‘Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.’ A mother personally challenges the local authorities to solve her daughter’s murder, when they fail to catch the culprit. Cast includes Frances McDormand and Woody Harrelson. Tickets £3-£5 from www. ticketsource.co.uk/date/430319 Leigh Turnpike Centre, Civic Square, Leigh, WN7 1EB. Tel: 01942 404469 Box Office: 07969 647466 Car Boot Sale Sunday, May 27, 9am-2pm Car Boot sale at the hospice. £10 per car. To book your pitch please call the fundraising team on 01942 525566 or email fundraising@wlh.org.uk Wigan & Leigh Hospice, Kildare Street, Wigan, WN2 3HZ. Tel: 01942 525566 Atherton Family Funday Sunday, June 3, 1pm-6pm There’ll be a large fun fair, stalls and games, a magician, face painting, crazy golf, bar, barbecue and music. It’ll be fun for all the family. £1 entry and children go free. Atherton Cricket Club, Eckersley Fold Lane, Manchester, M46 0RQ. Tel: 01942 884882

27 Sky Dive 2018 Sunday, June 10, 8am-4pm Why not jump from a plane 14,000ft above the Lancashire countryside to raise money for the hospice! Contact the fundraising team on 01942 525566 or email fundraising@wlh.org.uk The minimum sponsorship required is £400pp. Wigan & Leigh Hospice, Kildare Street, Wigan, WN2 3HZ. Tel: 01942 525566 Lionel Richie Concert Saturday, June 16, 5pm Enjoy his timeless mega-hits such as Say You Say Me, Hello and All Night Long. Tickets range from £82.75 to £136 and can be purchased from www1. ticketmaster.co.uk/event/3600543DAA9B3657 Leigh Sports Stadium, Sale Way, Leigh Sports Village, Leigh, WN7 4JY. Tel: 01942 487800 Family Race Night Friday, June 22, 6.30pm St Catherine’s PTA is hosting a family fun night with live races, raffle, tri-cast, food, and licenced bar. Tickets are £3.50 or £12 for families (must include at least two children). Please call Helen on 07725231158 for all enquiries. Golborne Parkside, Rivington Avenue, Golborne, WA3 3HG. Tel: 07933 243740 Summer Family Photo Shoot Sat, June 23, first session 9am, last session 3.30pm Tom Gradwell Photography & St Catherine of Siena PTA present summer family photo shoots. To book your slot or for more detail, email helen. eckersley1984@gmail.com or call Helen on 07725 231158. There’s a £15 deposit and prints from £6. St Catherine of Siena Catholic Primary School, Cranham Ave, Lowton, WA3 2PQ Four Seasons Full Conversions Insulate Your Conservatory without replacing your existing roof using our unique A frame structure COOL IN SUMMER & WARM IN WINTER We are the North West’s leading installer of fully guaranteed conservatory insulation and roofing systems and have been established for over 9 years. • 10 Years Insurance Backed Guarantee • 0.18 ‘U’ Value (thermally efficient) • SuperQuilt 19 Layer Insulation We’ll beat any like for like quotation!