What's on inLeyland

Welcome to Leyland

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Leyland - 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 Leyland to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Leyland

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7th Lytham Beer Festival
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

7th Lytham Beer & Cider Festival 90 Real Ales Ciders and Foreign Beers. Live Entertainment Friday & Saturday Evening . More information can be found at www.blackpoolcamra.org.uk Thursday 4th Sept 5pm ‐ 11pm £3 Friday 5th Sept 12pm ‐ 11pm £3 before…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01253 794221
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Danny Bryant
Citadel Arts Centre

Europe's leading Blues & Rock publication Classic Rock Blues recently called Danny a National Blues Treasure a title that he has worked tirelessly and passionately to earn. Riding high on the European blues scene for over a decade yet still only 32…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Hang the DJ with Special Guest DJ Mike Joyce
The Citadel

Our new alternative club moves to third base as Mike Joyce of legendary 80s band The Smiths takes to the decks. Mike will be supported by local band Titors Insignia and there will also be a set from regular house DJ Jack…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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The Comedy Club Lancashire
The 180 Club

The Comedy Club Lancashire at The 180 Club Leigh on Saturday 6th September. 3 Top Comedians as Seen on TV.Host Comedian ‐ Tony SimpsonTony Simpson was Brilliant BBC Radio YorkTony is full of energy and improvisation a strong compere who can…

Location: 15.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01942 672800
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Brass in Concert
Darwen Library Theatre

Brass in Concert at Darwen Library Theatre in Darwen on Saturday 06 September 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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PRESTON WEDDING FAIR
Beeston Manor Country Hotel

Beeston Manor is without doubt one of Lancashires finest wedding venues situated within a beautiful rural setting on the edge of the Ribble Valley. It is an exclusive use wedding venue and therefore highly sought after. Our wedding fair features many of…

Location: 5.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07742 609136
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Folk & Beyond
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

A Friends of the Lowther Pavilion Theatre Fundraising event held in the Studio Bar. Joan Aitchison and Stephen Carter have been playing together since the mid 1970s with breaks in‐between for their respective families and businesses. Joan is best known on the…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Gary Lovini
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Gary Lovini Ltd proudly presents One Night Only BRITAINS NO 1 VIOLIN SHOWMAN GARY LOVINI Lowther Pavillion is proud to present the sensational Gary Lovini in a show you wont want to miss Following his stunning appearance on last years Lytham Proms…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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West End to Broadway
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

A Scintillating musical tribute to Londons West End and New Yorks Broadway …

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Fawlty Towers The Dinner Show
King George's Hall

Fawlty Towers The Dinner Show at King George&039;s Hall in Blackburn on Friday 12 September 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Fawlty Towers The Dinner Show live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Nick Ross Orchestra
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

The NIck Ross Orchestra bring us the Sounds of the Glenn Miller era The lights soften the mood settles. An audience waits for that first moment of sound. The Big Band is poised relaxed but with eyes anxious for the lead. Then…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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September Steamings at Bolton Steam Museum
Bolton Steam Museum

Our volunteers have rescued and lovingly restored 27 old stationary steam engines ‐ some of the engines which once powered the cotton mills and woollen mills of the north of England. Most will be running in steam on these 2 days…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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The Grand Opening: Hollyoaks Danny Mac
Cameo, Preston

On Saturday 13th September 2014 Cameo and Vinyl welcomes a new twin scene clubbing experience in the heart of Preston. The hotly anticipated launch of the venue which has undergone a two hundred and fifty thousand pound refurbishment will open its doors…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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Social Welcome Party with Celebrity Big Brother's
Cameo, Preston

Its a massive welcome to the Freshers of 2014 to give them a taste of what we do here at SOCIAL the Official UCLAN Monday NightWith guest appearance from former hairdresser Ricci Guarnaccio hes been the star of reality shows Geordie Shore…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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The Voice of The Heart - Karen Carpenter
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Voice Of The Heart Karen Carpenter Sunday 14th September 7.30pm Box Office 01253 794 221 www.lowtherpavilion.co.uk With an exciting new show Full House Productions visit The Lowther Pavilion with the smash‐hit Voice Of The Heart Karen Carpenter. It will be…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Social Mondays: Freshers Ball
Cameo, Preston

Join us for the biggest night Freshers 2014Capacity by 11:00pm every yearDoors open 8:00pmOfficial UCLAN Monday NightPart of the UCLAN Freshers Experience PassJoin us for the first proper night of freshers and experience why Mondays are the biggest and best student night…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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World of Wine Course
Holiday Inn, Preston

The 8‐week World of Wine Course is a practical introduction to the world of wine designed for people who enjoy wine and would like to learn more. No previous experience required and the emphasis is on learning by tasting different varieties of…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01253 301934
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Aspects of Love
The Charter Theatre

Preston Musical Comedy Society are delighted to be performing The North West Premiere of Andrew Lloyd Webbers stunning internationally acclaimed award winning musical Aspects of Love in this our Diamond Celebration Year.Famous songs include Seeing Is Believing I Want to be the…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08448 447714
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FREE taster session at the Maghull/Ormskirk Rock C
Maghull Town Hall

The Maghull Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Anthony Seaman. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Anthony. Rock Choir…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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The Searchers
Darwen Library Theatre

Formed in Liverpool in the late 1950s 'The Searchers' grew out of the 'Mersey beat' era and emerged into mainstream popularity alongside the likes of 'The Beatles' and 'Gerry and the Pacemakers'. They are known…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Bouncers
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Reform Theatre in association with Harrogate Theatre present Bouncers Written by John Godber Directed by Keith Hukin We four will try to illustrate the sort of things that happen late at night in every town when the pubs are shut and the…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Dave Spikey
Darwen Library Theatre

Daves hilarious new show examines many more situations in life where words really dont come easy . These include tongue‐tied parents explaining the facts of life ridiculous newspaper stories poems …

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Dave Spikey UK Tour Warm Up
Darwen Library Theatre

Dave Spikey UK Tour Warm Up will be performing live Comedy at Darwen Library Theatre on the Thursday 18 September 2014 in Darwen Lancashire. Buy tickets for Dave Spikey UK Tour Warm Up online.…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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Classic Cuts: Featuring DJ Mark Freejack and Baby
Cameo, Preston

Join 97.4 Rock FMs DJ Mark Freejack as he brings the club version of his hit Sunday Radio Show Classic Cuts to Cameo.Performing live on the night will be Baby D best known for their UK 1 single Let Me Be Your…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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Macdonald Kilhey Court, Ntertain Event and Wedding
Macdonald Kilhey Court Hotel

Imagine a top quality variety show combined with a wedding fayre giving you a great night out and chance to try your entertainment before you buy.Venue DescriptionLocated just 10 minutes drive from the M6 and M61 motorways and within easy reach of…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01942 530503
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Toast - A Tribute To Oasis
Citadel Arts Centre

One of the original Oasis Tribute Bands along with Scottish outfit No Way Sis Warrington‐based TOAST formed in 1994 and quickly rose to prominence by playing a host of sell‐out shows throughout Northern England receiving rave reviews from die‐hard Oasis fans and…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Martin Stephenson
Darwen Library Theatre

Martin Stephenson appears live in Darwen Lancashire at Darwen Library Theatre on Friday 19 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch Martin Stephenson at Darwen Library Theatre see the list of tickets available for Martin Stephenson.…

Location: 9.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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Aynsley Lister
The Citadel

Aynsley Lister's brand of blues‐based rock stems from explosive natural ability and fiery emotionally charged compositions that result in contemporary song writing that's fuelled with sheer heart and soul.Please note Under 18's must be accompanied by an adult and seated on the…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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Jack Daniel's Birthday
Squires, Preston

Join us this Saturday for our big Jack Daniels birthday celebration Music lights and JD... What more do you needAnd why not streamline your experience by ordering your JD via the UKCN app Visit: http:app.ukcn.com for more information.Squires: Join DJ Shaggy as…

Location: 4.7 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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An Audience with Cannon & Ball
Lowther Pavilion Theatre

Cannon & Ball at their best for one night only…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01253 794221
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Tourist Attractions


National Football Museum

The National Football Museum is home to the world's greatest football archive. Our staff are second to none with their expert knowledge of the beautiful game.The National Football Museum exists to explain how and why football has become 'the people's game', a key part of England's heritage and…

Balloons Over Lancashire

Hot Air Balloons at Balloons Over Lancashire in Leyland, Lancashire. Contact venue on 01772 601525 for opening times and entrance costs.…

British Commercial Vehicle Museum

The British Commercial Vehicle Museum has a compelling story to tell .It represents one of the largest manufacturing industries in the United kingdom.Over one milllion people in the UK are employed in some way with the road transport industry and its infastructure.Trucks carry more than 98 of the…

Harris Museum and Art Gallery

The Museum has over 75,000 items in its collections. These include a major collection of fine art, in particular 19th century sculptures, oils and watercolours and contemporary photography. The museum also holds large collections of costume and textiles, ceramics and glass, including the largest collection of perfume bottles…

Salmesbury Hall

Samlesbury Hall is a 14th Century Manor House. Over the years there have been many changes. It is administered by a registered charity known as the Samlesbury Hall trust whose aim is to maintain the Hall for the people of the area. The trust was founded in the…

Applejax

Applejax Nightclub in Chorley, Lancashire. Contact venue on telephone number 01257 269696 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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