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.

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Forthcoming events in Hindley

28
MAY
Nick Harper
The Citadel

2016 promises to be an exciting celebratory year for Nick Harper with a lengthy UK tour planned to support the third and final vinyl retrospective album and one box to unite them all. Nick will also be collaborating with Port Erin…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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29
MAY
Spring Bank Holiday Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society have worked hard to restore these old engines back to running order. We have a wide range of old mill engines; Our oldest is nearly 150 years old and most are now well over…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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31
MAY
NDC2016
The Point, Emirates Old Trafford

With almost 200 reactors due to be shut down by 2040 and an estimated 80.4bn to be spent on nuclear decommissioning globally in the next 25 years the global nuclear decommissioning and waste management industry faces a steep learning curve.The considerable uncertainties…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 2073 757177
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04
JUN
Theatr Lolo Presents: Boxy & Sticky
The Citadel

Ive found a box.Ive found a stick.This box can be whatever I want it to be.I can be ‐Inside it. Outside it.Under it.On top of it.This stick was the first toy in the world.I canTap with itThrow it and catch it.I can…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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05
JUN
MANCHESTER RECORD FAIR
George Carnall Leisure Centre

At the fair you will be able to buy any thing music related. A major selection of vinyl records plus books CDs memorabilia t shirts DVDs etc. Visitors from all over the North West. In a large well lit ground floor hall.…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01162 752815
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05
JUN
UK Chinese Dragon Boat Festival
Salford Quays Watersports Centre

Dragon Boat racing is an ancient Chinese tradition and the fastest growing water activity in Britain today‐ as well as the most fun Up to 10 people paddle each 30 boat with a drummer at the front beating in time and a…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01780 470718
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05
JUN
Sarah Millican
Preston Guildhall

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

10
JUN
Space
The Citadel

Space have sold over 2 million albums world wide with titles including Spiders Tin Planet Suburban Rock and Roll and Attack of the Mutant 50ft Kebab and also released 10 top 40 singles and a host of other single releases to‐date with…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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11
JUN
Jacked presents Lenny Fontana & Twism
The Bleachworks

Jacked returns to the Bleachworks for a night of the finest house and disco. With special guests Lenny Fontana & Twism all the way from New York City. With support from Mr H Sandro Valentino Marlz Sam and of course Keef &…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07803 422165
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17
JUN
British Franchise Exhibition
Event City

All eyes are fixed on Manchester awaiting this summers essential event The British Franchise Exhibition with more national franchise opportunities than ever before. Sponsoring the event for a second year is Anytime Fitness the worlds No.1 global franchise. Also in attendance will…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 02074 203550
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17
JUN
Classic Rock Society Presents: Karnataka
The Citadel

RESENTED IN ASSOCIATION WITH THE CLASSIC ROCK SOCIETY Karnataka rose to the forefront of the female‐fronted symphonic progressive rock scene with the release of their landmark album Delicate Flame of Desire. Their follow up and critically acclaimed album The Gathering Light won…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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17
JUN
Park Royal Gala Ball
Q Hotels The Park Royal Hotel

Were delighted to have been chosen as the charity for the Park Royal Members Gala Ball on Friday 17th June. Tickets are available to non‐members and cost £35 members tickets cost £25. Theres live entertainment from Ryan Grant a charity auction including…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01925 730700
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25
JUN
Mum2Mum Nearly New Market Darwen
Darwen Vale High School

SELL quality second hand baby childrens 0‐6years and maternity clothes preloved baby equipment or used pram at our nearly new baby and childrens market and keep 100 of the proceeds. Sign up for our free decluttering tips at www.mum2mummarket.co.ukget‐free‐tips.htmlBook a stall http:www.mum2mummarket.co.ukbook‐a‐stall.html…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07595 177893
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25
JUN
Panic Room
The Citadel

Welsh rock band Panic Room released their debut album in 2008 titled Visionary Position. The band are made up of a former Karnataka members; Jonathan Edwards Gavin Griffiths Paul Davies Anne‐Marie Helder and Alun Vaughan.…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
JUN
Rihanna
Old Trafford (LCCC)

Robyn Rihanna Fenty was born in Barbados and moved to the US to pursue her recording career at the age of 16. Known now simply as Rihanna she released her debut album in 2005 titled…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
JUL
Beyonc
Old Trafford (LCCC)

Beyonc at Old Trafford LCCC in Manchester on Tuesday 05 July 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Beyonc tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
JUL
HMS Pinafore
The Lowry

The much‐loved highly‐acclaimed all‐male H.M.S. Pinafore is embarking on an extensive UK Tour to ensure no‐one misses the boat. Join the hilarity of Gilbert and Sullivan with the award‐winning company that brought you the all‐male productions of The Pirates of Penzance…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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29
JUL
Funny Women Awards 2016 Heat
The Lowry, Pier 8

See some emerging comedy acts before they go stratospheric help raise vital funds and awareness for domestic violence charity Refuge and grab some Benefit Cosmetics goodies while youre at it The Funny Women Awards have been promoting female comics for over…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07904 631438
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29
JUL
Roxette Concerts by the Lake 2016
Tatton Park

Roxette Concerts by the Lake 2016 at Tatton Park in Knutsford on Friday 29 July 2016. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
JUL
Wet Wet Wet
Tatton Park

With an incredible back catalogue of songs including three UK No. 1's With A Little Help From My Friends' 1988; Goodnight Girl' 1991; and Love Is All Around' 1994 the Glasgow lads have made…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
JUL
Hall Concerts by the Lake 2016
Tatton Park

Hall Concerts by the Lake 2016 at Tatton Park in Knutsford on Saturday 30 July 2016. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Hall Concerts…

Location: 15.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

28
AUG
Summer Bank Holiday Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society have worked hard to restore these old engines back to running order. We have a wide range of old mill engines; Our oldest is nearly 150 years old and most are now well over…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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07
SEP
England vs Pakistan Natwest IT20
Old Trafford (LCCC)

England vs Pakistan Natwest IT20 at Old Trafford LCCC in Manchester on Wednesday 07 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest England vs Pakistan Natwest IT20 tickets so weve done the legwork for…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Sports

09
SEP
The Smiths Ltd
The Citadel

The Smiths Ltd was formed in Manchester UK the hometown of The Smiths.After an extensive search to find the perfect Morrissey the band played their first gig in Manchester to an audience of avid Smiths fans. The response was spectacular and the…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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10
SEP
September Steamings
Bolton Steam Museum

Volunteers from the Northern Mill Engine Society have worked hard to restore these old engines back to running order. We have a wide range of old mill engines; Our oldest is nearly 150 years old and most are now well over…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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14
SEP
Guys & Dolls
The Charter Theatre

Preston Musical Comedy Society presents: Guys & Dolls which is the famous Broadway musical by Frank Loesser. Its the sizzling New York tale of gamblers gangsters and nightclub singers and is a cornerstone of the musical comedy stage that continues to…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01772804444Box Office
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17
SEP
Led Into Zeppelin
The Citadel

Led Into Zeppelin are one of the UKs leading tribute bands. The four‐piece recreate Led Zeppelins back catalogue note for note in a tremendous and rousing gig which will evoke memories of the real thing.The band comprises Paul Bradshaw as Robert Plant…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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23
SEP
Martin Simpson
The Citadel

A spell binding evening of music with one of the finest acoustic guitar players in the world.Please note Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult and seated on the balcony upstairs. To check availability of seated tickets please contact our Box…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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23
SEP
Romesh Ranganathan
Preston Guildhall

Romesh Ranganathan at Preston Guildhall in Preston on Friday 23 September 2016. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Romesh Ranganathan tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
SEP
Ghost Hunt at Mill Street Barracks
Mill Street Barracks

Pay for your ticket via Bank Transfer BACS and receive £5 off per ticketPlease Note: This offer is redeemed against Full Ticket Payments OnlyBuilt in 1861 and is steeped in military and local history it has accommodated many branches of the armed…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 08444 143982
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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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