What's on inHindley


Welcome to Hindley

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Hindley - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Hindley to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Editor's Picks






Forthcoming events in Hindley

23
FEB
Manford's Comedy Club
Altrincham Garrick Playhouse

The Garrick Theatre in Altrincham plays host to Manfords Comedy Club.This live comedy show features four brilliant comedians from around the UK personally selected by Jason Manford.A great evening of original stand‐up comedy with some top names from the touring circuit and…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01612 220460
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25
FEB
Who's Who
The Citadel

Formed in West London in 1996 Whos Who the longest established Who Tribute Show in the UK have received incredible reactions across Europe and beyond for their exciting live performances. Widely respected and acknowledged by members of The Who as the group…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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28
FEB
The Academies Event 2017: The future of state scho
AJ Bell Stadium

The Academies Event 2017 boasts a variety of outstanding speakers from the education sector. Each one has been handpicked based on their experience and professional background to ensure that all delegates benefit from relevant high‐quality presentations. Throughout the Academies Event 2017 delegates…

Location: 9.1 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: +4401612 958150
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03
MAR
Black and Gold
The Citadel

This well‐drilled 10 piece soul outfit runs through a set list packed with classics from the Motown era mixed with contemporary gems and a few Northern Soul favourites thrown in for good measure. Their fast moving set list includes numbers by Otis…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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04
MAR
Sounds of Simon
The Citadel

As seen on BBC The One ShowThe Sounds of Simon is a tribute to the wonderful music of Simon and Garfunkel. Lose yourself to nostalgia as the full band play such classics as Mrs Robinson The Boxer The Sounds of Silence and…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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06
MAR
Wyrd Sisters
Bolton Little Theatre

Something is rotten and really quite stinks in the Kingdom of Lancre. Best selling novelist Terry Pratchett takes Shakespeares Hamlet Macbeth and King Lear stirs them up a bit and then turns the; heat up. Its all there wicked Duke and…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01204 524469
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09
MAR
Kidscan Firewalk Fundraising Challenge
Media City UK

Dare to walk on firePut your bravery and courage to the test and take on this ultimate challenge..Walk on fire for Kidscan Childrens Cancer Research as we want EVERY child with cancer to survive and thrive. We are looking for thrill‐seeking fundraisers…

Location: 12.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01612 953206
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10
MAR
Smaller Rooms presents: Jim Moray
The Citadel

For 15 years Jim Moray has been at the forefront of a new movement in English traditional music. His debut album Sweet England changed the sound of folk song and won a brace of awards for its innovative melding of orchestration and…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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11
MAR
Nearly Dan (The Spirit & Sound of Steely Dan)
The Citadel

Less tribute and more homage Nearly Dan is saviour to the growing legions of Dan fans desperate to hear the meticulously crafted grooves and allusive lyrical style of Donald Fagen & Walter Becker. Nearly Dans approach is faithful though not reverential and…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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15
MAR
Paul Carroll’s Music Hall Tavern
Epstein Theatre

Whatever your age come along and join Mrs T and the girls from MHT this Spring for a truly magnificent night of dazzling costumes side splitting laughter and a cast of unique characters singing and dancing all night long.A feel‐good night that…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 675750
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17
MAR
Paul Lamb and the Kingsnakes
The Citadel

Paul Lamb & the King Snakes are considered by aficionados as one of the best British blues bands. Known for his mastery of the harmonica Paul Lamb is a seasoned professional who has been in the business since the age of…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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18
MAR
Nine Below Zero
The Citadel

An audience favourite is returning to the Citadel stage. One of British Blues Rocks most enduring and respected bands Nine Below Zero have gained quite the following in the UK and Europe since they originally formed in 1977. One of the…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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18
MAR
Old Skool Disco music concert
Culcheth sport club

Elliott Brass prepares to take you back to your youth at their Old Skool Disco concert.The Elliott Brass Ensemble will be hosting an Old Skool Disco themed evening in March which they say will be guaranteed to take you back to your…

Location: 6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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19
MAR
County Brides Wedding fayre
Park Royal Hotel

Over 30 exhibitorsFree parkingFree entryFree County Brides magazineFor more information and to pre‐register visit www.countybrides.com…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01942 206446
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21
MAR
Wine on the Rug
North Cestrian Grammar School

This light‐hearted drama is packed full of all the favourite murder mystery elements. It is set in a manor house where the wealthy owner family members and staff all fall under suspicion when one of the guests is murdered and a police…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01619 282277
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23
MAR
The Play Will Go On?
North Cestrian Grammar School

This comedy is set in a local amateur theatre where there is a crisis when the director goes into hospital. Can Penelope turn things around and get the actors to pull together with her new production…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01619 282277
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25
MAR
Preston Jam: 24-Hour Jam Session
Media Factory

There will be a variety of musicians and a range of music styles dropping in throughout the event to jam with each other and create a unique musical narrative. Drop in at any time during the 24‐hour performance to open your mind…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01772 894462
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25
MAR
The Floyd Effect
The Citadel

Having toured since 2007 The Floyd Effect has become rightly renowned for the remarkable accuracy with which it performs the iconic music of Pink Floyd. All of the bands members are top quality musicians with pedigrees that stretch across all manner of…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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27
MAR
Rick Astley
Preston Guildhall

With a career spanning over 25 years 80s pop icon and multi‐million selling artist Rick Astley has announced a full UK tour for October this year.…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
MAR
Preston Jam: Avant Garden
The Ferret

Come and join us to hear this live music collaboration which will be something a little different to what you may be used to.This event is part of Preston Jam which is a brand new music festival curated by the University of…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 0177 289462
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30
MAR
Road by Jim Cartwright
The Citadel

Dates and times marked with a are provisional and may be subject to change.The Citadel Adult Theatre Company return to the stage to perform Jim Cartwrights gritty play about life in a working class Northern town.Road explores the lives of the…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 735436
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31
MAR
Preston Jam: Academic Symposium
Mist, Media Factory

Accompanied by members of IBAR and keynote speakers. There will be a discussion delving further than the rhythm of music allowing you to get involved and open your mind to a new understanding of the subject.This event is part of Preston Jam…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01772 894462
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31
MAR
Preston Jam: Improvisation Gig
The Continental

There will be local staff and student bands featuring a great opportunity to get in early with the fresh bands that are to come.Preston Jam is a brand new music festival curated by the University of Central Lancashire in partnership with the…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01772 894462
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01
APR
Absolute Bowie
53 Degrees

There will only ever be one David Bowie he was unique in every way and an inspiration to millions. Absolute Bowie Europes Finest David Bowie Tribute continue to celebrate the life and music of the Starman with a spectacular show uniting Bowie…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01772 893000
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01
APR
Preston Jam: Performance Seminar
Harris Museum and Art Gallery

We are coming together as a community for everyone to have an input in this seminar share your thoughts with others and get inspired.This event is part of Preston Jam which is a brand new music festival curated by the University of…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01772 894462
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01
APR
Preston Jam: Preston Jam at 53
Venue 53

5‐piece Atomic Brasss funk brass grooves will spice up some covers and hit you with own tunes Nrija a collective London‐based musicians play exciting original music inspired by Jazz Hip Hop Afrobeat and South African Township having toured Europe and UK Nerija…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01772 894462
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01
APR
Preston Jam: Rhythm Alley Jammin
Preston Flag Market

Either grab an instrument or bring your own and jam along with the group. This event will give you the chance to call and respond to the rhythm in a way you never have. Take risks try out a new instrument and…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01772 894462
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01
APR
The Signatures
The Citadel

The Signatures put their own expression to many Northern Soul numbers creating a true balance between authentic & modern in sound. The Signatures as musicians enjoy playing Northern Soul live giving a full set of passion and energy guaranteeing to get an…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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02
APR
The Wedding Show
Preston masonic hall

FREE County Brides FREE entry .Free advice on everything for your wedding..See LIVe Funk Soul city Band 12noon & 3pmCatwalk 12.30 See the new 2017 collections of bridal wear with the fabulous veil collections.ask our professionals their advice on all things wedding…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07538 425283
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05
APR
The Earthly Paradise
Bolton Little Theatre

Peter Whelan has conjured an entertaining play out of a curious Pre‐Raphaelite mnage trios and has here unearthed is the strange drama played out at Kelmscott Manor in the early 1870s between Morris his wife Janey and Dante Gabriel…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01204 524469
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Tourist Attractions


North West Museum of Road Transport

A unique & extensive collection of vintage buses is the centrepiece of this Regional Transport Museum.The Museum houses the North West Museum of Transport Limited's collection of vehicles. It can trace its roots back forty years, when a group of enthusiasts from the St.Helens area got together to…

Turton Tower

A Delightful Tudor House in Woodland Gardens A distinctive 15th century English country house. Set in relaxing woodlands on the edge of the popular walking area of the West Pennine Moors.Period rooms displaying a magnificent collection of decorative woodwork, paintings and furniture includes items loaned from the…

Wigan Pier

At the heart of The Wigan Pier Experience is The Way We Were, an authentic recreation of life in the 1900s for the people of Wigan and surrounding Lancashire. Witness the Victorian way of life from schooldays through to work and play. You can experience…

World of Glass

Visit The World of Glass for a great day out ‐ so much to see and do You can see live glassblowing demonstrations with Sarah, Charlie & Graeme. or why not try your hand at blowing a glass bauble on one of our glass blowing courses Experience our…

147 Snooker Club

SnookerPool Hall at 147 Snooker Club in Warrington, Cheshire. Contact venue on 01925 574560 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

51st State

51st State Nightclub in Wigan, Lancashire. Contact venue on telephone number 01942 829819 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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