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March 2019

Northern Soul Wigan Beer Festival After-Party

Saturday, 2nd March @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wigan Central, Arch No. 1, Queen Street
Wigan, WN3 4DY United Kingdom

Come down and join us for the Wigan Beer Festival After-Party evening celebrating the music of Northern Soul!

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KISS GB Tribute – Plus Revival Black

Saturday, 2nd March @ 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Boulevard, 17A Wallgate
Wigan, WN1 1LD United Kingdom

Kiss GB will be stopping off at the Boulevard Playing all the classic, with a fantastic stage show, make up and tongues. Tickets are £6 or £8 on the door Available from Skin Graffiti Tattoos, Library Street Wigan and on the online link @ seetickets. 8pm Doors 8.30pm Revival Black 9.45pm Kiss GB

£6
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Ladies Down Under

Sunday, 3rd March @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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17th Feb - 9th March
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a heart-warming sequel to ‘Ladies Day’, which was so warmly received in our 2016/17 season. We catch up with our four ex-fish factory workers from Hull celebrating winning a fortune at the races, with a trip of a lifetime to Oz. The ladies not only discover a new country but more about their own hidden depths This amateur production is performed by special agreement with Nick Hearn Books PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 27 February 2019 – Saturday 9 March…

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Ladies Down Under

Monday, 4th March @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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17th Feb - 9th March
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a heart-warming sequel to ‘Ladies Day’, which was so warmly received in our 2016/17 season. We catch up with our four ex-fish factory workers from Hull celebrating winning a fortune at the races, with a trip of a lifetime to Oz. The ladies not only discover a new country but more about their own hidden depths This amateur production is performed by special agreement with Nick Hearn Books PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 27 February 2019 – Saturday 9 March…

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Ladies Down Under

Tuesday, 5th March @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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17th Feb - 9th March
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a heart-warming sequel to ‘Ladies Day’, which was so warmly received in our 2016/17 season. We catch up with our four ex-fish factory workers from Hull celebrating winning a fortune at the races, with a trip of a lifetime to Oz. The ladies not only discover a new country but more about their own hidden depths This amateur production is performed by special agreement with Nick Hearn Books PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 27 February 2019 – Saturday 9 March…

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Tiny Tech: World of Tiny

Wednesday, 6th March @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Wigan STEAM, Hope Street, The Galleries
Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Tiny Tech is our program for little people aged 5 and under! £2 per session, drop in All children must be accompanied by an adult Explore our new exhibition ‘Encounter with a Bubble’ by Sci-artist Cat Scott. In this super sciencey session you’ll be able to try out using microscopes to explore the fascinating hidden world around us. Bring along any objects you fancy a closer look at! About Tiny Tech These sessions are facilitated by Vicky from our Education…

£2
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Ladies Down Under

Wednesday, 6th March @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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17th Feb - 9th March
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a heart-warming sequel to ‘Ladies Day’, which was so warmly received in our 2016/17 season. We catch up with our four ex-fish factory workers from Hull celebrating winning a fortune at the races, with a trip of a lifetime to Oz. The ladies not only discover a new country but more about their own hidden depths This amateur production is performed by special agreement with Nick Hearn Books PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 27 February 2019 – Saturday 9 March…

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Ladies Down Under

Thursday, 7th March @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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17th Feb - 9th March
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a heart-warming sequel to ‘Ladies Day’, which was so warmly received in our 2016/17 season. We catch up with our four ex-fish factory workers from Hull celebrating winning a fortune at the races, with a trip of a lifetime to Oz. The ladies not only discover a new country but more about their own hidden depths This amateur production is performed by special agreement with Nick Hearn Books PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 27 February 2019 – Saturday 9 March…

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Pizza & Pint night

Friday, 8th March @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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2nd Friday of the Month
Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

ARTISAN PIZZA & CRAFT BEERS Travelling Pizza Company are back with the award-winning TWO LEFT FEET TAP for 2019 with more exciting pizza and pint pairings. Join us for an evening of artisan pizza and craft beers. We serve our slow proved sourdough wood fired artisan pizza from our vintage horse trailer in the Kitchen Courtyard. Our menus are Neapolitan in style using the finest high quality italian ingredients mixed with locally sourced and seasonal specialities. Only £7.50 – (Offer on…

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Ladies Down Under

Friday, 8th March @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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17th Feb - 9th March
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a heart-warming sequel to ‘Ladies Day’, which was so warmly received in our 2016/17 season. We catch up with our four ex-fish factory workers from Hull celebrating winning a fortune at the races, with a trip of a lifetime to Oz. The ladies not only discover a new country but more about their own hidden depths This amateur production is performed by special agreement with Nick Hearn Books PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 27 February 2019 – Saturday 9 March…

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Classic Clapton

Friday, 8th March @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

The Old Courts are delighted to welcome Classic Clapton the world’s no.1 Eric Clapton tribute band featuring front-man Mike Hall who has met Slowhand twice, and even received a message of encouragement from the guitar maestro (written on a Concorde menu.) Classic Clapton perform authentic versions of all the popular Clapton Classics including Wonderful Tonight, Tears In Heaven, Crossroads, Lay Down Sally, I Shot The Sheriff, Sunshine Of Your Love, Cocaine and of course Layla! Their ability to re-create Clapton’s…

£15
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FOAM FEST NERF CONVENTION 2019

Saturday, 9th March @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
DW Stadium, Loire Dr, Robin Park
Wigan, WN5 0UH United Kingdom

FOAM FEST NERF CONVENTION 2019 10am – 2pm, Saturday 9th March DW Stadium, Wigan. £3 on the door. Nerf is coming to Wigan! Brought to you by Monkeytron Collective and Foam Dart Thunder, Foam Fest is the UK’s first Nerf Convention! It’s happening at the DW Stadium on Saturday 9th March from 10am until 2pm. It’s completely nonprofit and all proceeds from the event are being donated to the amazing Wigan Youth Zone! Come along to talk to vloggers, players…

£3
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Coding Meet-Up for Adults

Saturday, 9th March @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
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Wigan Life Centre, The Wiend
Wigan, WN1 1NH United Kingdom

Coding Meet-Up for Adults Would you like to learn more about coding? Do you feel confused by computer programming jargon? If so, come along to our free Coding Meet-Up for adults! The meet-up is an opportunity for you to ask questions, discuss coding with other people and learn new coding skills together. Bring your own laptop and refreshments. Each session is led by our volunteer Ryan, free of charge and aimed at 16+ . The first coding meet-up will take…

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POP! Bubble Activity Day

Saturday, 9th March @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, Hope Street, The Galleries
Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

FREE Drop-in, no tickets required Activities operate on a first-come first-serve basis, come early to avoid disappointment To coincide with the opening of our new exhibition ‘Encounter with a Bubble’ by sci-artist Cat Scott (https://www.facebook.com/events/1095302273985889/), we’re running a day of bubble-themed family activities! Bubble Experiments (with artist Cat Scott) Most of us think of bubbles as temporary, colourful, transparent spheres that form and quickly pop. How many different ways can bubbles be created and how can we play with the…

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Exhibition Launch: Cat Scott, Encounter with a Bubble

Saturday, 9th March @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wigan STEAM, Hope Street, The Galleries
Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Join us for a day of celebration as we open our first exhibition, ‘Encounter with a Bubble’ by Cat Scott. We are also running a day of family activities to coincide with the opening – see here for more information: https://www.facebook.com/events/543976052778763/ Encounter with a Bubble, Saturday 9th March – Saturday 27th April Encounter with a Bubble is a sound and video installation which allows you to step inside a living ecosystem of bubbles. Experience each individual bubble form, grow, pop…

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Saturday Take Over – Pop!

Saturday, 9th March @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Galleries, Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Join us for a day of bubbles on Saturday 9th March at Wigan Steam on Hope Street! There will be lost of fun activities using bubbles and it’s completely FREE!

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Ladies Down Under

Saturday, 9th March @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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17th Feb - 9th March
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

This is a heart-warming sequel to ‘Ladies Day’, which was so warmly received in our 2016/17 season. We catch up with our four ex-fish factory workers from Hull celebrating winning a fortune at the races, with a trip of a lifetime to Oz. The ladies not only discover a new country but more about their own hidden depths This amateur production is performed by special agreement with Nick Hearn Books PERFORMANCE DATES: Wednesday 27 February 2019 – Saturday 9 March…

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Pinked Floyd

Saturday, 9th March @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Expect an engaging and energetic performance and a stunning light and video show from this seven-piece band in a special 2½-hour set! Spanning the entire output of the Floyd, Pinked Floyd celebrate the magical band by playing all your favourites… and maybe a couple of less familiar tracks for the real aficionado. Sounds too good to be true? Read the reviews: “Absolutely amazing night, music is banging. If you closed your eyes and just listened you’d actually think you were…

£12
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Wigan International Market

Thursday, 14th March @ 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
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14th - 17th
Wigan Town Centre, Wigan, WN1 1PE United Kingdom

Standishgate in Wigan Town Centre will come alive with a real taste of the world, from Thursday 14 th March until Sunday 17th March traders from across Europe and some from a little further afield will descend upon Wigan showcasing Market Place Europe’s fantastic International Market. Over 20 traders will bring a real flavour of Europe and beyond to the town centre with a wonderful selection of street foods, fresh foods, crafts and gifts from around the globe. Just some…

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The Women who said yes Talk by Dr Ali Ronan

Thursday, 14th March @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

The Women who said ‘yes’! Thursday 14th March ,12.30pm – 1.30pm Museum of Wigan Life, £3.00 including tea/coffee The 17 women who stood for Parliament in the 1918 General Election. Join us for Dr Ali Ronan’s illustrated talk about these largely forgotten women who campaigned for women to be heard. You will hear about the Irish revolutionary, the women who hid from the 1911 census, the trade union activist and the suffragette turned fascist! Learn about these and other extraordinary…

£3
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