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  1. Wednesday 01 November

    Kerry Godliman

    Kerry Godliman is back on tour so come and join her at Chorley Little Theatre. Kerry Anna Godliman is an English comedian and actress, best known for portraying Hannah in the Channel 4 television series Derek , News Quiz, The Now Show , BBC’s Live At The Apollo, Mock The Week, Jack Dee’s Referendum Helpdesk  and Comedy Gala in aid of Great Ormond Street Hospital’. Kerry is also a regular on Radio 4 with appearances just a Minute as well as her own series Kerry’s List. Kerry is currently starring in the Sky 1 series Carters Get Rich.

  2. Wednesday 01 November

    The Nutcracker Trail

    Botany Bay presents The Nutcracker Trail…. #FindTheNutcrackers and enter the draw for your chance to WIN a grand prize worth over £1,000!

  3. Thursday 02 November

    Half term fun day - Inflatable World

    Buckshaw Community Centre invites you to join for a day of fun at their Inflatable World fun day!

  4. Friday 03 November

    Astley Park bonfire and fireworks

    Enjoy the spectacular Bonfire and Fireworks display in Astley Park from 6.30pm – 8pm ​​

  5. Friday 03 November

    Phil Wang

    Come and Join Phil Wang at Chorley Little Theatre for an evening full of humor and laughter. Phil Wang is a 27-year old British Malaysian stand-up comedian. He has appeared on Have I Got News For You, Live at the Apollo, 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown, and Would I Lie To You? He is very excited to be performing here.

  6. Saturday 04 November

    Chorley Handmade Market

    The Chorley Handmade Market returns on Saturday 4 November from 11am until 4pm in The Lancastrian at Chorley Town Hall. 

  7. Saturday 04 November

    Craft and Chat till Christmas

    Learn new skills, meet new friends and create craftwork or presents that will bring joy for years to come. Our series of 6 crafting sessions up to Christmas are designed to allow you to make your own festive gifts or decorations. 

  8. Saturday 04 November

    Dreamcatcher Workshop

    Join us to craft your own dreamcatcher design. Keep it for yourself or gift it to someone special this Christmas. 

  9. Sunday 05 November

    The Swing Commanders

    At Chorley Little Theatre come and join ’The Swing Commanders’ a stunningly vibrant and versatile group that performs an exciting mix of 30s, 40s classics, boogie-woogie, western swing, 50’s jump jazz and more!

  10. Sunday 05 November

    Lancashire Fire and Rescue Service Charity Bonfire and Firework Display

    Charity Bonfire and Firework Display at Fire Service Training Centre, Chorley will be held on Sunday 5th November, Gates open at 6pm, Bonfire 7pm, Fireworks 7:30pm.

  11. Monday 06 November

    Chorley Music Centre

    Chorley Music Centre is a thriving music hub at the heart of the local community. 

  12. Wednesday 08 November

    Friends of Chorley Library - Comedy Night

    Join us for some midweek laughs and drinks at Chorley Library. Taking time out from national touring and TV apppearances, local comedian James Meehan & support acts will be performing live, 7pm-10pm. 

  13. Thursday 09 November

    Can't Draw Club

    A monthly night where the worse you think you are at drawing, the more you'll enjoy yourself! 

  14. Thursday 09 November

    Gold Diggers of 1933

    Gold Diggers of 1933 follows chorus girl, Ginger Rogers, who takes part in elaborate Busby Berkley dance numbers​

  15. Friday 10 November

    James Acaster

    James Acaster is coming to Chorley little Theatre so come and join him in releasing his book ever ’James Acaster’s Classic Scrapes’. His book is going to be a collection of self-deprecating anecdotes about scrapes James has gotten himself into over the years, famed from the slot of the same name on Josh Widdicombe's XFM radio show.

  16. Saturday 11 November

    Chorley and Leyland NCT Nearly New Sale

    The Chorley & Leyland NCT are holding an NCT charity Nearly New Sale (NNS) on Saturday 11 November at Parklands High School, Southport Rd, Chorley – with early entry for NCT members from 11.45am and open to the public from 12noon, until 1.30pm.

  17. Saturday 11 November

    Matt Forde

    Matt Forde is coming to Chorley Little Theatre. Come and join him to have an evening full of fun and laughter following the UK’s most important referendum until the next one, Matt Forde celebrates why it’s great/awful that we’re in/out of the EU/UK/NATO/whatever the hell happens next.​

  18. Saturday 11 November

    Link Strictly Social

    LINK Strictly Social Dance brings you We Remember Them, an evening of dancing to favourite war time tunes. There will also be the usual Pop sequences, a touch of Ballroom and Modern Jive. ​

  19. Saturday 11 November

    Create and Craft with Driftwood

    In this workshop you can explore the possibilities of working with driftwood to create something functional such as a candle holder or a picture/ decorative piece. You are only limited by your imagination.​​

  20. Saturday 11 November

    November Coffee Morning

    On Saturday 11 November the Community Centre Trust will be holding a Coffee Morning between 10am-12pm at the Old School on Charter Lane.​

  21. Sunday 12 November

    Remembrance Sunday Service

    Join us for our Remembrance Sunday Service on Sunday 12 November to pay tribute to those who have lost their lives serving our country.

  22. Friday 17 November

    Ladies Night Craft Fair

    Primrose Hill Primary School are hosting a Ladies Night event on Friday 17 November, 7am-9pm. ​

  23. Saturday 18 November

    Christmas lights switch on

    Bring family and friends to Chorley town centre for the town’s spectacular Christmas lights switch on event.​

  24. Saturday 18 November

    Owls Family Woodland Experience

    Owl themed walk through Brinscall woods, finishing up at the Wildwood Day's site where Lancashire Hawks & Owls will be introducing you to the real thing

  25. Saturday 18 November

    Messy Church

    On Saturday 18 November we will be holding Messy Church at the Old School Community Centre on Charter Lane, Charnock Richard.

  26. Saturday 18 November

    Dreamy Decoupage Workshop

    Decoupage is the craft of sticking paper onto items. Yes, that's it - and what spectacular results you can achieve! You can decoupage anything from a small trinket box to a wardrobe!

  27. Saturday 18 November

    Christmas Crafts and Produce Market

    Everyone is invited to our traditional Christmas Crafts and Produce Market.​

  28. Sunday 19 November

    Hoghton Tower Farmers' Market

    The Great Barn at Hoghton Tower hosts the popular Farmers' Market on Sunday 19 November and every 3rd Sunday of the month from 10am to 2pm.

  29. Sunday 19 November

    Euxton Christmas Market

    Euxton Parish Church Community Centre are hosting their Christmas Market where there will be a wide variety of stalls full of great ideas for Christmas Presents. 

  30. Sunday 19 November

    TYPical Youth Group Christmas Fair

    TYPical (Tatton Young People) Youth Group Christmas Fair. Different stalls offering varied crafts, arts and pastime interests along with various fair games, raffle, tuck table and of course Father & Mrs Christmas. Come and say Hello!

  31. Thursday 23 November

    Author Maggie O'Farrell with Carys Bray

    Maggie O’Farrell, one of our favourite contemporary novelists, will be in conversation with Carys Bray, one of our favourite local authors. There will be time for audience questions and book signing. 

  32. Saturday 25 November

    St Gregory's Christmas Markets

    A great day for the whole family to get into the Christmas spirit!​

  33. Saturday 25 November

    Big and Little Trains Christmas Show

    ​​Chorley and District Model Railway Club are coming to Euxton Library with their Christmas show which will feature big and little trains. ​​

  34. Saturday 25 November

    Aladdin The Pantomime

    Aladdin is all set to jump aboard his flying carpet and zoom into Chorley on Saturday 25 November to entertain you and all the family.​

  35. Saturday 25 November

    Pebble Art Workshop

    Pebble art is so much fun - from painting the pebble to using the pebbles to create images there's no end to the creativity that you can unleash.


  36. Sunday 26 November

    Buckshaw Christmas Market

    Get ready for Christmas and browse the great variety of local stalls at Buckshaw Village Community Centre for some gift ideas.

  37. Sunday 26 November

    Santa's Grotto

    Book Now to visit Santa in his ‘Land of Sweets’ Grotto at Botany Bay!

  38. Sunday 26 November

    A Christmas Celebration

    On Sunday 26 November the Community Centre Trust will be holding a Christmas Celebration Afternoon between 2pm-4pm at the Old School on Charter Lane. 

  39. Monday 27 November

    Table Tennis

    Table Tennis for anyone wanting to play competitively or just to keep fit and active.  

  40. Tuesday 28 November

    Paper Collage Workshop

    A relaxing grown-up evening exploring your creativity and style with paper, scissors and glue. Join me for a two hour paper collage workshop where we'll play around with colour, composition, visual storytelling, humour and some precision cutting and sticking! 

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