What's on inNewton Le Willows

Welcome to Newton Le Willows

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

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Newton Le Willows as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Newton Le Willows

27
AUG
School's Out Football's In - Liverpool Ladies FC
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Liverpool Ladies FC ready to compete against Doncaster Rovers Belles in upcoming fixtureFans in attendance are in with the chance to meet and greet the players including Gemma Bonner Siobhan Chamberlain Natasha Harding and Rosie WhiteSchools out Footballs in A great Saturday…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02031 286600
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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: 12 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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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: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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10
SEP
Artisans at Calderstones Park - Heritage Open Days
Calderstones Park

The Artisan Network are delighted to be hosting Open Heritage Days at Calderstones Park.Calderstones Park is steeped in history & this is a perfect time to discover the Year of the English Garden as the festival is joining in with the 300th…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07938 794761
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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: 12 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01204 846490
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10
SEP
The SoulTrain
The Citadel

Here we go again with another major music and dance night bringing the countrys finest Northern Soul Band The SoulTrain to St Helens on Saturday 10th September 2016. For all the soulboys and girls out there all the stops will be pulled…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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11
SEP
BIG Walkies Manchester
Clifton Country Park

Dogs and dog lovers of Manchester ‐ BIG Walkies is back and youre invited. Join us at Clifton Country Park on Sunday 11 September 2016 for more fun more trees and even more dogs. You can choose to walk a long or…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

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16
SEP
Take That Tribute Night
Last Drop Village

Never Forget how great the boys are and when they did Rule the worldPray your not to late Reach out for the phone and call today01204 873500 £22.50 per person…

Location: 14.8 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01204 873500
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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: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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18
SEP
BIG Walkies Warrington
Sankey Valley Park

Dogs and dog lovers of Warrington ‐ BIG Walkies is back and youre invited. Join us at Sankey Valley Park on Sunday 18 September 2016 for more fun more trees and even more dogs. You can choose to walk a long or…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

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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: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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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: 4.4 miles away
Category: Bizarre

TEL: 08444 143982
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24
SEP
The Floyd Effect - The Pink Floyd Tribute Show
The Brindley Theatre

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 and they faithfully recreate the music without recourse to backing…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01519 078360
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30
SEP
The Producers
The Citadel

Its safe to say that for the past 25 years The Producers have certainly been busy. They have released nine albums of which Aint no Love in the World won them Blues Album of the Year award. Theyve featured…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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02
OCT
Macmillan Cycletta Cheshire
Tatton Park

ABOUT THE EVENTMacmillan Cycletta is the UKs leading series of women‐only bike rides designed to appeal to women of all ages and abilities. Macmillan Cycletta Cheshire is one of the most popular events in the series starting from the picturesque Tatton Park…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02083 913913
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04
OCT
Desperate Scousewives 1
The Brindley Theatre

The play tells the tale of four ordinary women living in four terraced houses in the back streets of Liverpool. We join the occupants in the days leading up to and following the wedding of Vanessa played by Charlie Griffiths a wedding…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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07
OCT
An Evening of Genesis - Prog Rock Special
The Citadel

Mama will be performing a night of Genesis music with the emphasis on their longer Prog Rock songs. They will be featuring the whole of The Duke album played live in its entirety as well as classics such as In The Cage…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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08
OCT
An Evening of Genesis Hits
The Citadel

Mama will be performing the classic hits of Genesis and ex members Phil Collins Peter Gabriel and Mike Rutherfords band Mike And The Mechanics live. This is a show for fans of the massive Genesis and company hits in the 80s and…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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09
OCT
Holiday Inn Ellesmere Port Wedding Fayre North Wes
Holiday Inn Ellesmere Port Cheshire Oaks

Holiday Inn Ellesmere Port Wedding Fayre North West & Cheshire. Lots of Wedding Ideas & Wedding Inspiration Free entry to The Holiday Inn Ellesmere Port Cheshire Oaks Wedding Fayre on Sunday 9th October 2016…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

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15
OCT
Firewalk
The Legacy Rainbow House

£10 entry minimum sponsorship of £40 per personTraining sessions are given to each participant prior to the firewalk. Food & refreshments are available on the evening. Spectators welcomed & encouragedMinimum age to take part is 14.THIS EVENT IS KINDLY SUPPORTED…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01704 823276
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15
OCT
Smaller Rooms Presents: Moulettes
The Citadel

Moulettes are a Brighton based British band of Bjrk Frank Zappaand Gentle Giant loving Multi instrumentalists that weave in and out of several genres with 3 part harmony female vocals amplified Cello Distorted bassoon auto‐harp Guitar Drums Bass and synths into an…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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15
OCT
Zombie Survival run for your life
Marbury Park

. The superb concept of the Zombie Survival ‐ run for your life adds excitement fun and realism to what is probably the UKs best Zombie themed run.5km of adrenaline filled fun. An escape route full of surprises and great special effects.Can…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01904 339435
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23
OCT
Hans Christian Andersen's, The Tinderbox
The Citadel

A roguish soldier acquires a magic tinderbox which gives him the power to summon three extraordinary dogs to do his bidding. Watch the soldiers remarkable roller coaster adventure from rags to riches and back again Will he survive and win the love…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01744 735436
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28
OCT
Twopence To Cross The Mersey
Warrington Pyramid & Parr Hall

Helen Forresters Twopence To Cross The Mersey tells the true story of a young girl and her formerly wealthy family as they are suddenly thrown into poverty during the Great Depression of the 1930s. Leaving behind the nannies servants and comfortable middle‐class…

Location: 4.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01925 442345
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29
OCT
Merry Hell Plus Support
The Citadel

North West folk‐rockers Merry Hell return for their fifth Merry Helloween concert at The Citadel. The band will be playing old favourites as well as new tracks from their new album The Ghost In Our House & Other StoriesThe 15 songs of…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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30
OCT
Thank ABBA For The Music
The Brindley Theatre

Grab your platforms and flares for a journey back in time to when ABBA dominated the charts and ruled the airwaves. New for 2015 and featuring all of ABBAs greatest and most memorable hits Thank ABBA For The Music is the…

Location: 8.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01519 078360
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03
NOV
Gabrielle
Parr Hall

Gabrielle one of the UK's most loved singer‐songwriters has today announced a full UK headline tour for 2014. This tour follows on from the release of her new album Now and Always 20 Years…

Location: 4.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
NOV
China Crisis
The Citadel

After a sell out tours of the UK and America in 2015 China Crisis return in support of their new album Autumn in the Neighbourhood their first album of new material in 20 years. Eddie Lundon and Gary Daly are the founder…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01744 735436
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04
NOV
Sponge at St Helens Town Hall
The Citadel

Roll squeeze and pop yourself through a new malleable kind of family dance show set to a 1970s‐influenced score perfect for babies young children and families. Sponge is about all things spongy a childs ability to soak information up like a sponge…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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05
NOV
Sponge at The Citadel
The Citadel

Roll squeeze and pop yourself through a new malleable kind of family dance show set to a 1970s‐influenced score perfect for babies young children and families. Sponge is about all things spongy a childs ability to soak information up like a sponge…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01744 735436
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Tourist Attractions


Knowsley Safari Park

Knowsley Safari Park was opened to the public in July 1971 by the 18th Earl of Derby. Then, the safari park' concept of having visitors in cages cars and the animals roaming free based on the drive‐through game reserves of East Africa was unique. In 1994, Edward Stanley,…

Acorn Farm

Acorn Farm is an award‐winning, family‐friendly attraction in Kirkby, Merseyside. Were open 7 days a week 10am‐4pm and there's always loads to see and do Whatever the weather, Acorn Farm offers a great value, fun day out for everyoneWe have a wide range of animals here at the…

Catalyst Science Discovery Centre

Catalyst is the only science centre and museum solely devoted to chemistry and how the products of chemistry are used in every day life ‐ from medicines to meccano. Our key aim is to inform people of all ages about the chemistry industry and its role in…

Dream

This impressive sculpture, by internationally renowned artist Jaume Plensa, is situated on the site of the former Sutton Manor Colliery in St. Helens, midway between Liverpool and Manchester.Dream was commissioned by local ex‐miners and St. Helens Council as part of the Channel 4 Big Art Project, an ambitious…

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…

Prescot Museum

The new Prescot Museum sees a contemporary space merge with a traditional museum. Following its relocation from Georgian premises to an indoor shopping centre, the museum has retained and enhanced many of its most popular and historically significant displays, giving them a new lease of life and a…

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