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  1. Wednesday 03 May

    Bowling lessons for beginners and improvers

    There are bowling lessons for beginners and improvers every Wednesday from Wednesday 3 May to Wednesday 23 August at Chorley Subscription bowling club, Windsor Rd, PR7 1LN from 11am to 12noon.

  2. Thursday 04 May


    Chorley Little Theatre is showing Hellzapoppin.  Anarchic comedy from 1941 in which two stage comedians pick a fight with the projectionist and its combination of insane comedy and medium awareness went on to inspire the Goons. Directed by H.C. Potter, starring Ole Oleson, Chic Johnson.

  3. Saturday 06 May

    Link Strictly Social Dances

    Link Strictly Social at Chorley Town Hall on Saturday 6 May from 8pm to 11.30pm.

  4. Saturday 06 May

    Katie Hewison Chorley Duathlon

    Chorley Duathlon for everyone with former World and European Duathlon Champion Katie Hewison at Astley Park on Saturday 6 May from 8.30am to 2pm.

  5. Saturday 06 May

    Chorley and Leyland NCT Nearly New Sale

    The Chorley & Leyland NCT are holding their next NCT charity Nearly New Sale (NNS) on Saturday 6 May at Parklands High School, Southport Rd, Chorley – with early entry for NCT members from 11.45am and open to the public from 12noon. 

  6. Saturday 06 May

    Manford’s Comedy Club

    Manford’s Comedy Club returns to Chorley Little Theatre.  An MC and three top comedians hand-picked by Jason Manford for a great night of stand-up comedy will leave you breathless with laughter.

  7. Sunday 07 May

    Triple C Country Music Club

    Triple C Country Music Club is at Astley Village Community Centre on Sunday 7 May from 7pm to 10pm.

  8. Sunday 07 May

    The Motorcycle Sprint

    The Motorcycle Sprint Event at Hoghton Tower is on Sunday 7 May from 10am to 4pm and is one of the longest standing Motorcycle Sprint Events in Lancashire.

  9. Sunday 07 May

    Julius Caesar (RSC Live)

    Chorley Little Theatre will be showing one of Shakespeare’s thrilling play by the the Royal Shakespeare Company “Julius Caesar” in which Caesar returns from war, all-conquering, but mutiny is rumbling through the corridors of power.

  10. Thursday 11 May

    Obsession (NT Live)

    Chorley little theatre will be broadcasting “Obsession” live from the Barbican Theatre in London.Jude Law (The Young Pope, Closer, The Talented Mr Ripley) stars in the stage production of Obsession. Ivo van Hove (NT Live: A View from the Bridge, Hedda Gabler) directs this new stage adaptation of Luchino Visconti’s 1943 film.

  11. Thursday 11 May

    Friends of Astley Park (FOAP)

    Come along with your friends and family at the Garden and help in tidying up and in planting some flowers and seeds.

  12. Friday 12 May

    Link Singles Night

    Link Singles Night is held every second Friday of the month at Nineteen, Duxbury Park Golf Club from 8.30pm to 12.30am.

  13. Saturday 13 May

    Chorley Handmade Market

    The Chorley Handmade Market returns on Saturday 13 May from 11am until 4pm in The Lancastrian at Chorley Town Hall. 

  14. Sunday 14 May

    Junior Lampshade Making Workshop

    For children aged 8 to 16 years, learn how to make a unique lampshade for your room at Croston Community Centre on Sunday 14 May from 2pm to 4pm.

  15. Sunday 14 May

    A United Kingdom

    Chorley Little Theatre is showing A United Kingdom. Film based on a true story events in the 1940s directed by Amma Asante, starring David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike.​

  16. Wednesday 17 May

    Andy Zaltzaman

    Andy Zaltzaman a British comedian and author will be coming to Chorley Little Theatre. A show encompassing national identity, hope, fear and live action democracy such as the past, the present, and the future body-surfing the unending volcano of confused fury that is modern global politics.

  17. Thursday 18 May

    Who’s Afraid OF Virginia Woolf? (NT Live)

    ​Chorley Little Theatre is showing  Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf ? Imelda Staunton stars in a five-star revival of Edward Albee’s landmark play will be broadcasted live from the West End to our cinema screen.

  18. Saturday 20 May

    Museums At Night

    Come and visit Astley Hall in the evening of family fun activities and meet some characters from the past. Our troupe of actors will show you what life was like for servants of the hall.

  19. Sunday 21 May

    Hoghton Tower Farmers' Market

    The Great Barn at Hoghton Tower hosts the popular Farmers' Market on Sunday 21 May and every 3rd Sunday of the month from 10am to 2pm.

  20. Sunday 21 May

    La La Land

    Chorley Little Theatre is showing La La Land. Oscar-winning musical  story of an aspiring actress Mia who meets an ambitious musician, and follows a year in their life as they try to make a success of life in Hollywood directed by Damien Chazelle, starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone.

  21. Sunday 21 May

    Guided Walk: Yarrow Valley Country Park to Adlington Circular

    Come and join rangers for 12 mile circular walk from Yarrow Valley to Adlington taking in Arley Woods and Duxbury.

  22. Sunday 21 May

    Civic Sunday

    The Civic Sunday parade will take place on Sunday 21 May, in Chorley town centre.

  23. Wednesday 24 May

    Antony & Cleopatra (RSC Live)

    Chorley Little Theatre is broadcasting live Antony & Cleopatra. The Royal Shakespeare Company present Shakespeare’s tragedy of love, duty and loyalty picking up the story where Julius Caesar ends on the big screen.

  24. Sunday 28 May

    Spring Craft and Gift Fair

    This event is being held at Whittle-Le-Woods Village Hall on  Sunday 28 May from 10.30am to 3.30pm. 

  25. Monday 29 May

    Art in Adlington – Astley Farmhouse Downstairs Gallery

    ‘Art in Adlington’ Astley Farmhouse Downstairs Gallery will be bringing a treat for art lovers from 6 May – 29 May from 12 noon to 3.30pm.

  26. Monday 29 May

    Day at the races at Yarrow Valley-Boat making

    ​The Yarrow Valley boat race is back like every year where you can make a boat with card board or plastic and with sticks of trees to sail.

  27. Wednesday 31 May

    Chorley Photographic Society Annual Exhibition – Art Gallery, Astley Hall

    Astley Hall will be holding a ‘Chorley Photographic Society Annual Exhibition’ in the Art Gallery during school holidays from 6 May to 31 May from 12 noon to 4.30pm.​

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