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June 2019

Inside Out

Saturday, 8th June @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
The Galleries, Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

On Saturday 8th June in The Galleries shopping centre, families can gather around four giant screens in The Fire Within HQ in The Galleries, sit on the emoji stage or their favourite emoji cushion and watch Inside Out by Pixar Animation. The free screening will be led by Leigh Film Society and will begin at 1pm.

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April In Paris

Saturday, 8th June @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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5th - 15th June
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

Al and Bet are a married couple, living a monochrome life in their small Yorkshire home, when Bet wins a ‘Romantic Break’ competition in a magazine. The prize, a holiday for two in Paris, is their first experience abroad and changes the way they see things. They wrestle with the mysteries of the cuisine, the language and the perils of the underground We welcome the return of John Godber’s entertaining view of Brits abroad. This amateur production is performed by…

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April In Paris

Sunday, 9th June @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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5th - 15th June
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

Al and Bet are a married couple, living a monochrome life in their small Yorkshire home, when Bet wins a ‘Romantic Break’ competition in a magazine. The prize, a holiday for two in Paris, is their first experience abroad and changes the way they see things. They wrestle with the mysteries of the cuisine, the language and the perils of the underground We welcome the return of John Godber’s entertaining view of Brits abroad. This amateur production is performed by…

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Community Mondays – Calligraphy

Monday, 10th June @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Mondays
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

As well as serving delicious cakes and coffee – starting on Monday the 3rd of June, you can come and learn a fantastic new skill in The Coven restaurant…Calligraphy! Come along to learn this ancient and increasingly popular art form. Starting with the handling of the pen via a series of mark making steps then moving onto lettering structures. Using your newly learned Calligraphic skills you will be shown how to scribe these words upon handmade books, boxes, scrolls and…

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April In Paris

Monday, 10th June @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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5th - 15th June
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

Al and Bet are a married couple, living a monochrome life in their small Yorkshire home, when Bet wins a ‘Romantic Break’ competition in a magazine. The prize, a holiday for two in Paris, is their first experience abroad and changes the way they see things. They wrestle with the mysteries of the cuisine, the language and the perils of the underground We welcome the return of John Godber’s entertaining view of Brits abroad. This amateur production is performed by…

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April In Paris

Tuesday, 11th June @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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5th - 15th June
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

Al and Bet are a married couple, living a monochrome life in their small Yorkshire home, when Bet wins a ‘Romantic Break’ competition in a magazine. The prize, a holiday for two in Paris, is their first experience abroad and changes the way they see things. They wrestle with the mysteries of the cuisine, the language and the perils of the underground We welcome the return of John Godber’s entertaining view of Brits abroad. This amateur production is performed by…

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Mini Makers Family Event

Wednesday, 12th June @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Wigan STEAM, Hope Street, The Galleries
Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Mini Makers are back! These fun and educational sessions for families with children under 5 are now running on a weekly basis, with each week introducing new STEM related activities. This is also a space to grab a brew and socialise with other parents, while participating in engaging activities with your tiny ones. While each session is based on a theme, such exploring the ideas behind light, bridges, microscopes, robots and others, we adopt a relaxed approach for everyone to…

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Craft Your Town: Arts, Crafts and Technology Project

Wednesday, 12th June @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Weekly until 10th July
Wigan Life Centre, The Wiend
Wigan, WN1 1NH United Kingdom

We’re inviting people aged 55+ to take part in an exciting borough-wide arts, crafts and technology project. Over a number of sessions, you’ll make a handmade, interactive artwork that celebrates your town, which will go on display in your local community. Enjoy relaxing arts and crafts activities…whilst developing your digital skills too! We’ll be bringing traditional crafts together with technology to make an artwork for people in your local community to enjoy. Whether you’re an experienced maker or not –…

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April In Paris

Wednesday, 12th June @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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5th - 15th June
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

Al and Bet are a married couple, living a monochrome life in their small Yorkshire home, when Bet wins a ‘Romantic Break’ competition in a magazine. The prize, a holiday for two in Paris, is their first experience abroad and changes the way they see things. They wrestle with the mysteries of the cuisine, the language and the perils of the underground We welcome the return of John Godber’s entertaining view of Brits abroad. This amateur production is performed by…

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Courts, Crimes and Constables – talk by Marianne Howell

Thursday, 13th June @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

Courts, Crimes and Constables Thursday 13th June , 12.30pm – 1.30pm Museum of Wigan Life, £3.00 including tea/coffee Join us for this well-illustrated talk by Marianne Howell on the history of crime and punishment through the ages. Starting with the Romans (what did the Romans ever do for us?) you will discover many intriguing and sometimes gruesome stories along the way. Local and national examples are included in this fascinating journey through crime and policing. photo of PC376 Joseph Green,…

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A Fantastic Woman (2018): Presented by Leigh Film Society

Thursday, 13th June @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

“Marina, a transgender woman who works as a waitress and moonlights as a nightclub singer, is bowled over by the death of her older boyfriend. ” (This is a Spanish language film with subtitles) Released 2nd March 2018, Drama Running time 1 hour 44 minutes, IMDB rating 7.2 Cast Daniela Vega, Francisco Reyes, Luis Gnecco Director Sebastián Lelio, Writer Sebastián Lelio & Gonzalo Maza Ages 15 with an Adult Film starts at 7.30pm Thursday 13th of June 2019 | The…

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April In Paris

Thursday, 13th June @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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5th - 15th June
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

Al and Bet are a married couple, living a monochrome life in their small Yorkshire home, when Bet wins a ‘Romantic Break’ competition in a magazine. The prize, a holiday for two in Paris, is their first experience abroad and changes the way they see things. They wrestle with the mysteries of the cuisine, the language and the perils of the underground We welcome the return of John Godber’s entertaining view of Brits abroad. This amateur production is performed by…

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Open Mic Poetry – WIGAN

Thursday, 13th June @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Join us for Wigan’s longest running and most successful poetry open mic – in conjunction with Write Out Loud. We welcome established poets and newcomers alike to a friendly and supportive night of words. Whether you’re a political ranter, romantic, serious or comic poet, whether you rhyme or not– there’s a place for you at Wigan’s Write Out Loud open mic poetry night. 18 and over only Open mic begins at 8:00pm Thursday 13th of June 2019 | The Holding…

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April In Paris

Friday, 14th June @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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5th - 15th June
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

Al and Bet are a married couple, living a monochrome life in their small Yorkshire home, when Bet wins a ‘Romantic Break’ competition in a magazine. The prize, a holiday for two in Paris, is their first experience abroad and changes the way they see things. They wrestle with the mysteries of the cuisine, the language and the perils of the underground We welcome the return of John Godber’s entertaining view of Brits abroad. This amateur production is performed by…

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Father’s Day Fun

Saturday, 15th June @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Spinning Gate, Ellesmere Street
Leigh, WN7 4PG United Kingdom

Father’s Day Fun Saturday 15 June, 11am – 3pm FREE children’s Craft workshops Make a special medal for your special dad (Children must be accompanied by an adult)

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April In Paris

Saturday, 15th June @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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5th - 15th June
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

Al and Bet are a married couple, living a monochrome life in their small Yorkshire home, when Bet wins a ‘Romantic Break’ competition in a magazine. The prize, a holiday for two in Paris, is their first experience abroad and changes the way they see things. They wrestle with the mysteries of the cuisine, the language and the perils of the underground We welcome the return of John Godber’s entertaining view of Brits abroad. This amateur production is performed by…

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Community Mondays – Calligraphy

Monday, 17th June @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Mondays
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

As well as serving delicious cakes and coffee – starting on Monday the 3rd of June, you can come and learn a fantastic new skill in The Coven restaurant…Calligraphy! Come along to learn this ancient and increasingly popular art form. Starting with the handling of the pen via a series of mark making steps then moving onto lettering structures. Using your newly learned Calligraphic skills you will be shown how to scribe these words upon handmade books, boxes, scrolls and…

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Craft Your Town: Arts, Crafts and Technology Project

Wednesday, 19th June @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Weekly until 10th July
Wigan Life Centre, The Wiend
Wigan, WN1 1NH United Kingdom

We’re inviting people aged 55+ to take part in an exciting borough-wide arts, crafts and technology project. Over a number of sessions, you’ll make a handmade, interactive artwork that celebrates your town, which will go on display in your local community. Enjoy relaxing arts and crafts activities…whilst developing your digital skills too! We’ll be bringing traditional crafts together with technology to make an artwork for people in your local community to enjoy. Whether you’re an experienced maker or not –…

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‘At Home’ Haigh Hall History Tour

Thursday, 20th June @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
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Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

Haigh Hall Hotel is a historic country house in Haigh, Metropolitan Borough of Wigan, Greater Manchester, England. Built between 1827 and 1840 by James Lindsay, 7th Earl of Balcarres, it replaced an ancient manor house and was the Lindsay family’s home until 1947, when it was sold to Wigan Corporation. Come and be ‘At Home’ with us at the stunning Grade II* listed Haigh Hall Hotel and learn about the fascinating history of one of Wigan’s finest architectural treasures. 10.30AM…

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The Something New Show

Thursday, 20th June @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

The Bailiff Bar welcomes Bawcocks and Bards once more for The Something New Show. Join Casino Improv for an evening of Laughter, words and wiles. The Something New Show the most Wigan-ish evening of spoken word, poetry, improv and more. Spectate or be bold and join the open mic section! This month we are joined by Ruthie Adamson and Hannah Jones. Ruthie Adamson AKA Wonky Wordsmith is a self-taught, published, performance poet. She performs poetry about her various values via…

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