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April 2019

Pizza & Pint night

Friday, 12th April @ 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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Northern Soul Live

Friday, 12th April @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Edge, Wigan Riveredge
Wigan, WN3 5AB United Kingdom

Northern Soul Is Coming Home- The Edge Wigan with The Edwin Starr Band and Northern Legend Lorraine Silver, full band and classic hits in a dynamic show!  

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John Fairhurst – Divided Kingdom Album Launch

Friday, 12th April @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

The Old Courts are excited to welcome Wigan’s own John Fairhurst home as he launches his fantastic new album ‘Divided Kingdom’ in the Grand Vault. John Fairhurst makes heavy blues for heavy times. In equal parts revealing, vulgar, cathartic and thrilling, the virtuoso guitarist is channelling the discontent felt in the western world to pay tribute to – and to update – the very idea of rock n roll as protest music. Created with his partner in crime, Bristolian drummer…

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Guardians of The Galleries ( Vol 2 )

Saturday, 13th April @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Galleries, Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

An awesome free to attend event in the heart of Wigan. Themed around tv films comics and gaming this event is fun for all the family. We have support from costuming groups dressed has your favourite heroes and villains. Special guests will feature alongside cars from tv and film. There will be a TV / film display for photos and also virtual reality experiences to try out. There will be light saber training classes on the day so come and…

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Macramé Workshop With Lucy May

Saturday, 13th April @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

We are delighted to welcome the incredibly talented Lucy to deliver this highly recommended workshop. Macramé is one of the fastest growing crafts and its boom in popularity has seen beautiful designs hanging in restaurants, shops and homes. All materials are provided and you will create a stunning plant hanger to take home. The group size is limited to 10 places as Lucy insists on spending both group and one-to-one time to ensure you gain as much as possible from…

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Record Store Day 2019

Saturday, 13th April @ 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

What’s the first album you ever bought? What’s your favourite record of all time? Join us in The Bailiff Bar as we celebrate Record Store Day 2019! A selection of brilliant local singer-songwriters will be playing their favourite tracks from some of their favourite albums. Record Store Day is the one day of the year when over 200 independent record shops all across the UK come together to celebrate their unique culture. Special vinyl releases are made exclusively for the…

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Leigh Family Fun Fair

Saturday, 13th April @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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28th March to 13th April
Leigh Town Centre, Leigh, WN7 1EB United Kingdom

LEIGH are you ready for a pre Easter Fun Fair. We open from Thursday 28th March to Saturday 13th April. Leigh Family Fun Fair 2019, Leigh Road, WN7 1QY Open Thurs, Fri and Mon 5.30pm  – 9pm and Saturday 12pm  – 9pm Featuring our Freak Out, The Improved Side Kick Miami , Dodgem Cars, Family Twister and the fair would not be complete without our Waltzer Ride. Not forgetting the little ones we will have a selection of high quality…

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Plant Based Saturdays

Saturday, 13th April @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

Plant Based Saturdays in 2019 Haigh Woodland Park, 6-10PM Plant based street food from across the North West, bars with Vegan beers, spirits and wine and live music in a beautiful child and dog friendly woodland park venue!

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U2 2 – The World’s Premier Tribute

Saturday, 13th April @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

U2 2 are the world’s longest running tribute to U2. These look-a-like/sound-a-likes have performed over 2000 shows, spanning four continents! Boasting the best sounds in the business, the band have also been hired purely as look-a-likes by companies such as Blackberry. During the ’90’s, the band were known as, ‘Achtung Baby’ and they were the hottest ticket, selling out venues all over europe. Over the past 27 years, their sound has been refined to the point, where even the most…

£12
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Greenslate Farm Easter Fair

Sunday, 14th April @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Greenslate Community Farm, Greenslate Lodge, Greenslate Road
Billinge, Wigan, WN5 7BG United Kingdom

Family friendly Easter Fair at Greenslate Community Farm Sunday 14th April 11:00 am to 3:00 pm Led by our brilliant volunteers, our Easter Fair spectacular is set to be a great child friendly event. With stalls, crafts, animal tours, face painting, bouncy castle, there is plenty to do and see. Don’t forget the food and drink! As with all our events, there will be plenty of great things to try.

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Circus Skills Workshop

Sunday, 14th April @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Run away to The Old Courts and try out your Circus skills! This introductory workshop is led by Performer Becky Webb of Tall Order Stilt Company, Impropriety and Casino Improv. Come and have a play with spinning plates, diablo, devil sticks, stilts, juggling balls and clubs. Becky will be on hand to help kids and adult shaped kids alike. Workshop runs from 11:30am – 1:30pm. Come when you please on a drop-in basis or stay for the full two hours.…

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Rubbish Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet

Sunday, 14th April @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Enemies. Balconies. Kissing. Sausage rolls!?!? Oh yes. Shakespeare’s epic tale of star-crossed lovers has been ‘Rubbished!’ Fresh off their smash-hit run at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe and touring the UK, the all-male, all-silly Rubbish Shakespeare Company present their first visit to The Old Courts! It’s an hour of silliness: multi-roling, wigs, water, mops, and floppy plastic swords. It’s Shakespeare’s most anarchic tragedy yet! Cheer as Romeo and his bearded beloved meet. Celebrate as they marry and reunite their warring families.…

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Go Wild Camps – Easter 2019

Monday, 15th April @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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8th April – 12th April 2019 & 15th April – 18th April
Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

Let your children ‘GO WILD’ on our fantastic outdoor Easter holiday camps at Haigh Woodland Park, Wigan. Children will take part in pond dipping, orienteering, fun games, bug & treasure hunts, craft activities, bushcraft, adventure golf, foot golf and even den building! Dates: 8th April – 12th April 2019 & 15th April – 18th April 2019. Times: 8:30am – 4:30pm Venue: Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane, Wigan WN2 1PE (Based in the Haigh classroom). Costs: £12.50 per day OR £50…

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Go Wild Camps – Easter 2019

Tuesday, 16th April @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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8th April – 12th April 2019 & 15th April – 18th April
Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

Let your children ‘GO WILD’ on our fantastic outdoor Easter holiday camps at Haigh Woodland Park, Wigan. Children will take part in pond dipping, orienteering, fun games, bug & treasure hunts, craft activities, bushcraft, adventure golf, foot golf and even den building! Dates: 8th April – 12th April 2019 & 15th April – 18th April 2019. Times: 8:30am – 4:30pm Venue: Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane, Wigan WN2 1PE (Based in the Haigh classroom). Costs: £12.50 per day OR £50…

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Unto This Last

Tuesday, 16th April @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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3rd - 20th April
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Artists from Cross Street Arts have created work that responds to themes of the capitalism and the environment, inspired by John Ruskin’s controversial book, ‘Unto This Last.’ In its day, the book was extremely controversial as it critiqued capitalism and its harmful effects upon the environment, an appropriate subject for our times. The show includes drawings, paintings and sculpture by artists working in Wigan and will be one of many around the country commemorating Ruskin 100 years after his death.…

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Go Wild Camps – Easter 2019

Wednesday, 17th April @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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8th April – 12th April 2019 & 15th April – 18th April
Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

Let your children ‘GO WILD’ on our fantastic outdoor Easter holiday camps at Haigh Woodland Park, Wigan. Children will take part in pond dipping, orienteering, fun games, bug & treasure hunts, craft activities, bushcraft, adventure golf, foot golf and even den building! Dates: 8th April – 12th April 2019 & 15th April – 18th April 2019. Times: 8:30am – 4:30pm Venue: Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane, Wigan WN2 1PE (Based in the Haigh classroom). Costs: £12.50 per day OR £50…

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Unto This Last

Wednesday, 17th April @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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3rd - 20th April
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Artists from Cross Street Arts have created work that responds to themes of the capitalism and the environment, inspired by John Ruskin’s controversial book, ‘Unto This Last.’ In its day, the book was extremely controversial as it critiqued capitalism and its harmful effects upon the environment, an appropriate subject for our times. The show includes drawings, paintings and sculpture by artists working in Wigan and will be one of many around the country commemorating Ruskin 100 years after his death.…

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Black Narcissus – film discussion

Wednesday, 17th April @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Join us to discuss the 1947 film ‘Black Narcissus’. You can watch it on BBC iPlayer until mid-afternoon on Tuesday 26th March: https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b00788rg/black-narcissus This month we’ll be meeting in the Baliff’s Bar at the Old Courts in Wigan town centre with the discussion starting around 7:45 and finishing by 21:00, although we often stay around for a bit beyond that to chat about film in general. Our Facebook group (Wigan Cinema Discussion Group): https://www.facebook.com/groups/wiganfilm/

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Go Wild Camps – Easter 2019

Thursday, 18th April @ 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
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8th April – 12th April 2019 & 15th April – 18th April
Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

Let your children ‘GO WILD’ on our fantastic outdoor Easter holiday camps at Haigh Woodland Park, Wigan. Children will take part in pond dipping, orienteering, fun games, bug & treasure hunts, craft activities, bushcraft, adventure golf, foot golf and even den building! Dates: 8th April – 12th April 2019 & 15th April – 18th April 2019. Times: 8:30am – 4:30pm Venue: Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane, Wigan WN2 1PE (Based in the Haigh classroom). Costs: £12.50 per day OR £50…

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Unto This Last

Thursday, 18th April @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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3rd - 20th April
The Old Courts, Crawford Street
Wigan, WN1 1NG United Kingdom

Artists from Cross Street Arts have created work that responds to themes of the capitalism and the environment, inspired by John Ruskin’s controversial book, ‘Unto This Last.’ In its day, the book was extremely controversial as it critiqued capitalism and its harmful effects upon the environment, an appropriate subject for our times. The show includes drawings, paintings and sculpture by artists working in Wigan and will be one of many around the country commemorating Ruskin 100 years after his death.…

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