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December 2019

And Heavy Metal For Wigan XVII: Deified

Friday, 6th December @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
The Boulevard, 17A Wallgate
Wigan, WN1 1LD United Kingdom

The usual heavy metal injection from Wigan’s premier metal venue! A very rare treat for you Wiganese metal heads; this is a free entry event! With a showcase of local talent on display, this could be a night to remember! Deified Local heavyweights who need little introduction. Really pleased to have these guys down! Atanamir Having played in Wigan a few times now, come and see why this thrash metal powerhouse is gaining a strong reputation in this town. Theorist…

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Wigan Market Craft Fair

Saturday, 7th December @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Wigan Market, Wigan, WN1 1PX

Wigan Markets will be holding a pop-up craft fair, come and see our handmade arts, crafts and bespoke gifts. On the first Saturday of the Month-  5th October, 2nd November and 7th December

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Wigan Canal History Walk

Saturday, 7th December @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
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One event on Saturday, 2nd November ,2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Saturday, 7th December ,2019 at 10:00 am

Wigan Dry Dock, Waterside Drive
Wigan, WN3 5DQ United Kingdom

Take a break and join us for a walk along the beautiful Wigan Flight in the company of Canal and River Trust volunteers! 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, then return to our starting point. The walk is a total of 4 miles. 2 miles up and 2 miles back…

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Santa’s Grotto at Haigh Woodland Park

Saturday, 7th December @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

Santa’s Grotto at Haigh Woodland Park. The popular and well loved Santa’s Grotto returns to Haigh this Christmas. Visit Santa in his Grotto in the Courtyard here at Haigh Woodland Park – a magical Christmas experience for children and families. Tickets for the grotto are £6 per child. All children will receive a small gift. All Santa visits must be booked in advance by calling the Visitor Centre on 01942 828280. Booking is essential for the grotto as there are…

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The Fire Within – Love is A Rebellious Bird

Saturday, 7th December @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Monday-Saturday 11:00-15:00
The Galleries, Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

Ghislaine Howard, Louise Fazackerley, Mary Griffiths, Jane Fairhurst, Livia Lazaar, Liz Chapman, Klaire Doyle, Anne Louise Kershaw, Claire Barber, Callum Clint, Lee McStein, AL + AL On November the 2nd across 4 installation spaces curator’s AL and AL bring together artists from across the region to re-open the heart of Wigan town centres ground breaking new public space for culture to make actions, statements, protests and dream up a new world we can all share and fall in love with.…

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Alternate Christmas Market

Saturday, 7th December @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Galleries, Wigan, WN1 1AR United Kingdom

On December 7th we’ll have our Alternate Christmas Market! 11am – 3pm Leigh Arcade / Woodcock Square

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Book-Cycle Beech Hill Christmas Fayre

Saturday, 7th December @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Book-Cycle Beech Hll, The Old Library, Buckley Street West
Wigan, WN6 7PQ United Kingdom

✨ Book-Cycle Beech Hill Christmas Fayre ✨ ✨ Sat 7th Dec ~12PM ✨ Come one come all to the Festive Fayre, Santa too will even be there! WIN some great prizes in our RAFFLE ~ VISIT SANTA’S GROTTO ~ We Ho-Ho-hope to see you there!

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Festive Brass in the Courtyard

Saturday, 7th December @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until Sunday, 22nd December ,2019

One event on Sunday, 15th December ,2019 at 1:00 pm

One event on Sunday, 22nd December ,2019 at 1:00 pm

Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

Festive Brass. Performances in the Courtyard courtesy of a variety of local brass bands with your festive favourites. In association with the Friends of Haigh Woodland Park. Performances at 1.00pm and 2.30pm. (40 minute sets). All the shops within the Kitchen Courtyard will be open for festive business. Dog friendly (on leads). Santa’s Grotto open 11.00am – 4.00pm.

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Sabbotage – A tribute to Black Sabbath

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

Sabbotage are one of the most experienced Black Sabbath tribute bands on the UK circuit, with former members of Snowblind and Into the Void in the line up of some of the best musicians in the North West. The band put on a very powerful and energetic Ozzy era Sabbath performance, drawing from the early Sabbath catalogue to create what many have described as the nearest thing to Black Sabbath at their very best. Support on the night comes from…

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Love Song

Saturday, 7th December @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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27th - 7th Dec
Wigan Little Theatre, 44 Crompton St
Wigan, WN1 3SL United Kingdom

Take a look at the lives of a couple over their long marriage, when their past and present selves collide in a haunting and beautiful tale of togetherness. Love Song is about growing old and falling in love and one that will be sure to strike an emotional cord within each and every audience member. The optimism of youth becomes the wisdom of experience. Copyright by Aby Morgan, copyright agent: Catherine King of 42M&P Ltd., Palladium House. 1-4 Argyll Street, London,…

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ABBA MANIA

Saturday, 7th December @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Edge, Wigan Riveredge
Wigan, WN3 5AB United Kingdom

Featuring a special concert presentation, which celebrates the music of ABBA in a respectful and enjoyable way, re-living the times when ABBA ruled the airwaves. ABBA MANIA 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…

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Sprinters at The Tudor w/ Bad Water

Saturday, 7th December @ 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm
The Tudor, New Market Street
Wigan, Greater Manchester WN1 1SE United Kingdom

~ On The Grind presents ~ SPRINTERS + special guests – https://sprinters.bandcamp.com/ Sprinters have just released their second album ‘Struck Gold’ via Meritorio Records (Nov 15th). Sprinters have been making sweetly melodic dreampop since late 2015. Beginning as the solo project of Neil Jarvis, the band coalesced around a line-up that also includes bassist Jon Hodson, drummer Sam Almond. They’ve since honed their live set and gone on to play with the likes of Chastity Belt and La Luz, as…

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Samaritans Santa Stroll

Sunday, 8th December @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

Join us for a festive 7K family walk around the wonderful Haigh Woodland Park, raising much needed funds for The Samaritans Of Wigan. With every registration you will receive a Santa suit to wear for the walk, creating a fantastic sight on event day, as hundreds of Santas stroll around the beautiful country park. Suits can be picked up a week before the event at Samaritans Office, 73 Dicconson Street, Wigan, WN1 2AT. All registrations are non-refundable. It’s not a…

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Santa’s Grotto at Haigh Woodland Park

Sunday, 8th December @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

Santa’s Grotto at Haigh Woodland Park. The popular and well loved Santa’s Grotto returns to Haigh this Christmas. Visit Santa in his Grotto in the Courtyard here at Haigh Woodland Park – a magical Christmas experience for children and families. Tickets for the grotto are £6 per child. All children will receive a small gift. All Santa visits must be booked in advance by calling the Visitor Centre on 01942 828280. Booking is essential for the grotto as there are…

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Greenslate Christmas Fair

Sunday, 8th December @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Greenslate Community Farm, Greenslate Lodge, Greenslate Road
Billinge, Wigan, WN5 7BG United Kingdom

To get your Christmas celebrations off to the right start, put the Greenslate Community Farm Christmas Fair in your diary. There are going to be lots of great Christmas activities to do and Christmas things to eat. You could even find a few present ideas from our shop or some of the many stalls. Support your local community farm. Entry is free and our volunteers are working very hard to make this a great family occasion. Meet Father Christmas, Hot…

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Christmas Family Fun Day 2019

Sunday, 8th December @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Haigh Woodland Park, School Lane
Wigan, WN2 1PE United Kingdom

FREE Family Fun Day. A wonderful family festive day out at the park. Following the great success of Haigh Day in the summer, we are pleased to announce a special Christmas family fun day at the park. A packed family friendly event in one of the regions best loved woodland parks. FREE Entertainment. Featuring an outdoor pantomime, brass band, festive circus skills, live music, bubble displays, golf tasters, a visit from Santa and much more. Plus all of the parks…

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Kittywake Santa Cruise

Sunday, 8th December @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Kittywake Canal Cruises, Wallgate
Wigan, WN3 4EU United Kingdom

Help Elleswake and the Elves search for Santa! Santa was on his way home from his beach holiday when he crashed! Now it’s up to you to look out for his trail of fallen luggage as we cruise down the canal on this one hour fun-filled Panto Cruise! We will find Santa and Elfen Safety in their floating Sleigh! Once the elves have managed to roll Santa into the boat, he will make his way around Elleswake meeting each and…

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Talk with Joann Fletcher

Monday, 9th December @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Museum of Wigan Life, Library Street
Wigan, Library Street United Kingdom

We are thrilled to announce the fabulous Joann Fletcher will be giving a lecture on Monday 9th December! Join us for an evening of Lost Queens, Female Pharaohs and much more. The talk will cost £10 per person and will include a glass of wine throughout. If you are interested please make sure you book as this is a ticket only event. To book your ticket or for further information please contact us by email: wiganmuseum@wigan.gov.uk or call: 01942 828…

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Orrell Christmas Tree lights Switch On & Christmas Fayre

Wednesday, 11th December @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Book-Cycle Orrell, 241 Orrell Road
Wigan, WN5 8LY

Santa and his Sleigh will be attending the Orrell Christmas Event with Bookcycle and ABC nursery staff to help with the tree lights switch from around 6pm. The Christmas fayre itself will start earlier with Stalls, hot food and drinks available. Paddy the Donkey will also be making an appearance courtesy of Gillian Morris. Santa will be available on his sleigh to meet and great children throughout the event also.  

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Open Mic Poetry – WIGAN

Thursday, 12th December @ 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 12th of December 2019 | The Holding…

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