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Hemingway family’s Vintage By the Sea Festival

Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:29:31 +0100

THE Hemingway family’s Vintage By the Sea Festival, led by Wayne, Gerardine and Jack Hemingway, is to return to Morecambe for a second year this September 6 and 7.

Dazzling Katherine Jenkins is in tune with life

Sat, 28 Jun 2014 15:00:00 +0100

KATHERINE Jenkins, the nation’s favourite mezzo-soprano, has a lot to look forward to. She’s bagged herself a hunky fiance and marriage and babies, hopefully, are on the horizon for the stunning diva.

Artist to the stars Steve Hardstaff hosts talk and gig

Thu, 26 Jun 2014 15:40:51 +0100

STEVE Hardstaff, album cover artist, poster designer and cartoonist, and who worked with The Beatles, Led Zeppelin and Half Man Half Biscuit, makes a special guest appearance at the launch of The Whitaker’s summer exhibition in Rossendale on Saturday.

Housing group backs Hoghton Tower extravaganza for anniversary

Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:02:41 +0100

LANCASHIRE-based Progress Housing Group is sponsoring the annual fireworks and musical extravaganza that is the Symphony at the Tower for the 17th year.

Rock ‘n’ relics at Blackburn Museum

Thu, 05 Jun 2014 13:49:15 +0100

HISTORY will be made at Blackburn Museum this summer when a live music event will be held in the building for the first time in 140 years.

Music, fashion and fun as Blackburn town gets set to party today

Thu, 05 Jun 2014 14:37:26 +0100

SKY Valley Mistress will be getting people into the party spirit at today’s First Thursday Street Party.

Music and arts keep Blackburn open into night

Mon, 02 Jun 2014 09:59:09 +0100

BLACKBURN Is Open on the first Thursday of every month from June 5, offering a series of events across the town.

Josephine Cox to spend the day in Blackburn

Thu, 06 Feb 2014 14:36:59 +0000

BEST-selling author Josephine Cox will be spending the day in her home town next Thursday.

Paul Hollywood bakes his way to Blackburn

Thu, 06 Feb 2014 14:27:38 +0000

HOORAY for Hollywood! The most famous baker in Britain is heading to East Lancashire in November.

What's on: Pantomimes in East Lancashire and beyond

Fri, 06 Dec 2013 11:15:00 +0000

CHRISTMAS is coming and what better way to get in the festive spirit than treating the family to a festive show?

Enjoy Santa fun in Chipping

Fri, 22 Nov 2013 15:24:09 +0000

CHILDREN will have the chance to have tea with Santa in Chipping on Monday, December 23.

Bacup Market craft fair

Thu, 21 Nov 2013 16:20:08 +0000

BACUP Market will host an arts crafts and gifts market on December 14.

Choirs and bands unite for concert at Blackburn Cathedral

Thu, 21 Nov 2013 15:13:17 +0000

CLASSICAL voices will join with the sounds of brass for a seasonal spectacular at Blackburn Cathedral next month.

An acoustic Remedy for music success

Fri, 15 Nov 2013 15:03:21 +0000

RIBBLE Valley acoustic duo The Remedy will round off a year to remember with a showcase gig in London in December.

Festive feasts and treats at East Lancashire markets

Wed, 13 Nov 2013 10:02:29 +0000

LIKE it or not, there’s only six full weeks left to shop for your Christmas gifts.

Aggers leaves the commentary box to speak of the joys of cricket in Clitheroe

Thu, 03 Oct 2013 16:53:51 +0100

KNOWN simply as Aggers to the army of fans devoted to BBC’s Test Match Special, Jonathan Agnew’s charm, knowledge and ready wit have gained him a place in the heart of anyone who loves the game of cricket.

Todmorden Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society to stage Oklahoma

Tue, 17 Sep 2013 15:33:31 +0100

MUSICAL lovers ‘Cain’t say no’ to the chance to join Todmorden Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society’s production of Oklahoma next year.

Review: Blackpool Zoo

Fri, 04 Oct 2013 14:12:04 +0100

ARMED with waterproofs, packed lunches and all the other paraphernalia that mums require for a day out at the zoo - we all set off for a great day out.

First festival out to leave a Scar!

Thu, 15 Aug 2013 15:33:37 +0100

FESTIVAL fever hits Longridge for the first time next month with an eclectic line-up of nine bands covering all music genres from rock and funk to pop, indie and metal.

Sunday sessions at Reidy's showcase Blackburn bands

Thu, 08 Aug 2013 14:54:27 +0100

SUNDAYS in Blackburn may never be the same for live music lovers!

Woodland festival promises top acts and fun for the family

Thu, 18 Jul 2013 14:47:47 +0100

A WOODLAND paradise in the heart of Gisburn Forest will be the setting for the third Cloudspotting Festival, which starts next week.

Justin Robertson prepares to storm Beat-Herder Festival

Thu, 04 Jul 2013 14:34:57 +0100

JUSTIN Robertson has remained a creative force across the cutting edge of techno, house and dub for the best part of two decades.

Puppet Festival in Waterfoot

Thu, 04 Jul 2013 14:59:03 +0100

A PUPPET Festival is taking place in Waterfoot this weekend with a garden full of free events to enjoy.

Manchester water show floats some original ideas

Thu, 20 Jun 2013 15:26:30 +0100

A car appears to float effortlessly on the Manchester Ship Canal as it tows a caravan behind.

Treat dad at Blackpool Pleasure Beach this weekend

Tue, 11 Jun 2013 14:52:27 +0100

BLACKPOOL Pleasure Beach wants to make sure your dad has a family day out to remember this Father’s Day!

Roy Castle's widow tells how public affection remains for star

Fri, 07 Jun 2013 11:37:04 +0100

FOR many people, the most enduring memory of Roy Castle, was the genial host of BBC children’s show Record Breakers.

East Lancashire farms to take part in Open Farm Sunday event

Tue, 04 Jun 2013 17:00:00 +0100

THERE’s a chance to find out more about where your food comes from this Sunday as part of Open Farm Sunday.

What's on: Ramsbottom Chocolate Festival

Sat, 16 Mar 2013 12:00:00 +0000

CHOCOLATE lovers will be in cocoa heaven when Ramsbottom hosts its annual festival next weekend.

Meet Blackpool Zoo's sea lions this half term

Tue, 19 Feb 2013 10:45:51 +0000

Blackpool Zoo’s sea lions are looking forward to personally meeting and greeting visitors this half term!

Listings: February 15 - 22

Fri, 15 Feb 2013 14:11:24 +0000

Listings: Listings February 15 - 22

What's on: Listings February 1 - 8

Fri, 01 Feb 2013 11:41:30 +0000

Listings February 1 - 8

What's on: Listings: January 18 -25

Fri, 18 Jan 2013 17:24:06 +0000

Listings: January 18 -25

What's on: Listings 11 - 18 January

Fri, 11 Jan 2013 10:34:43 +0000

What's on: Listings 11 - 18 January

What's on: Listings

Fri, 04 Jan 2013 16:57:18 +0000


Listings: October 26 - November 2

Fri, 26 Oct 2012 16:04:45 +0100

Listings: October 26 - November 2

What's on: Lancashire Telegraph Wedding Fair

Fri, 26 Oct 2012 16:07:02 +0100

BRIDES to be can find everything they need to create their dream wedding, at the Lancashire Telegraph Wedding Fair this weekend.

What's on: Listings October 12 -19

Fri, 12 Oct 2012 16:41:12 +0100

What's on: Listings October 12 -19

Whalley Abbey opens to the public

Wed, 05 Sep 2012 10:37:33 +0100

WHALLEY Abbey will throw open its doors to visitors on Sunday giving them not only free access to the medieval ruins but also a rare chance to look round its historic conference house and retreat centre.

Head for the hills with Pendle Walking Festival

Mon, 03 Sep 2012 17:21:56 +0100

ONE of the country’s biggest walking festivals has opened in Pendle, an event which will see more than 1,500 people heading for East Lancashire.

What's on: The Human League

Fri, 31 Aug 2012 16:27:58 +0100

WITH Blackburn designer Wayne Hemingway at the helm of this weekend’s Vintage Festival to celebrate Preston Guild, a trip back to the Eighties was sure to feature.

What's on: Listings: August 31 - September 7

Fri, 31 Aug 2012 16:03:12 +0100

Listings: August 31 - September 7

What's on: Listings: August 24 - 31

Fri, 24 Aug 2012 16:00:53 +0100

Listings: August 24 - 31

What's on: Black pudding throwing championship, Ramsbottom

Tue, 21 Aug 2012 13:40:05 +0100

THIS year’s world black pudding throwing championship will take place outside the Royal Oak in Bridge Street, Ramsbottom, on Sunday, September 9.

What's on: Pendle Hippodrome Theatre tour

Tue, 21 Aug 2012 14:49:45 +0100

A BEHIND the scenes look at one of the area’s top theatres is taking place next month.

What's on: World gravy wrestling championship, Stacksteads, August 27

Tue, 21 Aug 2012 14:43:01 +0100

COMPETITORS will be ankle deep in gravy as they take part in this year’s world gravy wrestling championship.

What's on: Listings August 17 - 24

Fri, 17 Aug 2012 13:14:14 +0100

What's on: Listings August 17 - 24

What's on: The Circus of Horrors, Bolton, November 4

Fri, 17 Aug 2012 15:41:22 +0100

THE masters of freakery, The Circus of Horrors, are to unleash their new show at the Albert Halls in Bolton in November.

What's on: Listings June 23 - 29

Tue, 26 Jun 2012 16:22:31 +0100

What's on: Listings June 23 - 29

What's on: Listings May 18 - 25

Fri, 18 May 2012 16:44:40 +0100

theatre DUETS — ACE Centre, Nelson, Wednesday, until Saturday, May 19. STRINGERS LAST STAND — Thwaites Empire Theatre, Blackburn, Wednesday, until Saturday, May 19.

What's on: Pendle Beer Festival, February 2 - 4

Fri, 20 Jan 2012 13:53:36 +0000

THE eighth Pendle Beer Festival will open its doors to the public from Thursday to Saturday, February 2 to 4.