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  1. Wednesday 02 May

    Men in Sheds

    ​​Chorley Council, in partnership with Lancashire Care Foundation Trust and Chorley Football Club are delivering a Men in Shed's project.

  2. Thursday 03 May

    Quiet Hum Tour

    Described as everything from indie-roots to chamber-folk, West My Friend has an acoustic blend of instruments and three-part harmonies that challenges the conventions of popular music.

  3. Friday 04 May

    Ladies Night

    Hosted by our cheeky drag artist, the evening is perfectly complemented by a fabulous 4 course dinner, plus there’s dancing till the early hours with our renowned resident D​J.

  4. Saturday 05 May

    Inspire Youth Zone's Official Opening

    You’re invited to Chorley’s biggest party of the year, the official opening of Inspire Youth Zone!

  5. Saturday 05 May

    Spring Foraging woodland walk

    Come and join wild food expert David Winnard from Discover the Wild on a spring foraging walk.

  6. Saturday 05 May

    Grizzly presents Off the Track - Railway Inn

    Another instalment of ‘Off The Track’ is coming to the Railway Inn, Chorley on Steely Lane.

  7. Saturday 05 May

    Dreamcatcher Workshop

    ​Come and make your own dreamcatcher - as traditional, or as quirky as you like.

  8. Sunday 06 May

    Triple C Community Country music club

    May brings us the first of our duos booked this year!

  9. Monday 07 May

    Shop 'n' Bop

    Join us this bank holiday for a day of shopping, music and dancing!

  10. Tuesday 08 May


    ​Free Storytime sessions for Pre-Schoolers.

  11. Thursday 10 May

    Mayor's Charity Concert with Parklands High School

    Join the Mayor of Chorley for an evening of musical entertainment courtesy of pupils from Parklands High School and Gillibrand Primary School Choir.

  12. Thursday 10 May

    Free posture check

    ProHealth Chiropractic will be at Adlington Library from 2.30pm-4.30pm on Thursday 10 May offering a free posture check.

  13. Saturday 12 May

    Little fix tribute act

    Little Fix are officially the UK's number 1 Little Mix tribute band after winning the 2017 National Tribute Music Award.​

  14. Saturday 12 May

    Chorley and Leyland NCT nearly new sale

    The Chorley & Leyland NCT are holding their next NCT charity Nearly New Sale (NNS) on Saturday 12 May at Parklands High School.

  15. Saturday 12 May

    Big and Little Trains Summer Show

    Chorley and District Model Railway Club will be holding a Big and Little Trains Summer Show at Chorley Library.

  16. Saturday 12 May

    LINK Dance

    ​Link Chorley Dance and Ramble Club on Saturday 12 May.​

  17. Saturday 12 May

    Chorley and District Gardening Society

    The Society's Spring Plant Sale is to be held on Fazakerly Street selling an array of Annuals and Perennials at competitive prices.

  18. Saturday 12 May

    Small furry animals - needle felting

    Felt is the oldest textile fabric dating as far back as 6300 BC. It can be used to make some awesome projects and it's not as difficult as you might think.

  19. Saturday 12 May

    May coffee morning

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

  20. Sunday 13 May

    Leyland Band present Springtime in brass with LYBB

    Leyland Band join with Lancashire Youth Brass Band for the 2nd time in their popular matinee series of 2018.

  21. Sunday 13 May

    Great British Tennis Open Day

    ​On Sunday 13 May, we will be hosting the Great British Tennis Weekend. 

  22. Sunday 13 May

    Lancashire Vehicle Rally

    Lancashire Vehicle Club bring their superb collection of classic vehicles to Astley Park for their annual rally.

  23. Tuesday 15 May

    Chorley and District Gardening Society

    ​Barry Taylor, Chairman of the Manchester Fuschia Society, talks about a range of fuschias and how to propagate them from cuttings.

  24. Friday 18 May

    Royal Wedding Celebratory Afternoon Tea

    Chorley Guide Dogs celebratory Aternoon Tea in honour of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.

  25. Saturday 19 May

    70's and 80's Boogie Night

    Dress to impress and get ready to enjoy a themed evening of fantastic music.

  26. Saturday 19 May

    Bluebell fairy walk

    Come on a magical woodland walk through the Brinscall bluebells. 

  27. Saturday 19 May

    Saturday Special

    St Laurence's Church Refectory will be open for refreshments with entertainment. ​​

  28. Saturday 19 May

    Raise your self esteem workshop

    Self Esteem is a vital tool for happiness. It is often mistaken for lack of confidence as this seems more acceptable to self.

  29. Saturday 19 May

    Museums at night

    As part of the UK festival, Museums at Night, we are hosting a free Conservation in Action session in the Hall on Saturday 19 May from 6.30pm-8.30pm where you can learn more about our collections and what we do to keep them in good condition.​

  30. Tuesday 22 May

    Chorley in Bloom Open Day

    Celebrate National Vegetarian Week at the Chorley in Bloom Open Day.

  31. Wednesday 23 May

    Community Funding Evening

    ​Are you looking for funding for your club or community group?​

  32. Wednesday 23 May

    Lego Robotics

    Chorle​y Council in partnership with Lancashire Adult Learning are running a great new activity at Clayton Brook Village Hall on Wednesday 23 May.

  33. Wednesday 23 May

    Chorley Dementia Community Event

    Chorley Council is working in partnership with the Chorley Dementia Community group to host a community event as part of Dementia Action Week.​

  34. Friday 25 May

    The Big Gig 7

    It's that time of year again and The Big Gig 7 will be taking place on Friday 25 May 2018 in the Lancastrain Suite, Park Hall Hotel, Charnock Richard.​

  35. Saturday 26 May

    Chorley Photographic Society Annual Exhibition

    Chorley Photographic Society will be having its annual exhibition in Astley Hall from Saturday 26 May to Sunday 24 June.

  36. Saturday 26 May

    Men in Sheds launch party

    Chorley's Men in Sheds project is due to officially launch at Chorley FC's annual beer festival on Saturday 26 May at 12.30pm.​​

  37. Sunday 27 May

    Buckshaw's Monthly Indoor Market

    Buckshaw’s Indoor Market inside the large Community Centre. Held on the last Sunday of each month with a great variety of stalls. 

  38. Sunday 27 May

    St Laurence's Light Classics

    Enjoy an afternoon recital with John Wyatt (organist) which will last approximately 45 minutes.

  39. Monday 28 May

    The Fairytale Trail

    Create your own fairytale this Spring Bank Holiday and adventure through the magical kingdom of Botany Bay!

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