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What's on: Events happening in and around Accrington

Your weekly guide to events around the area from Friday 21 December throughout the Christmas week

Forthcoming events across the area ...

Friday, December 21

SNAP Youth Club (Ages 13 to 25) - For people with special needs. New Era Complex, Paradise Street, Accrington. £2 - 7pm-8.30pm, call 01254 300110.

Mark Fenton - Rock ‘n’ roll by the musician. Poplar Social Club, Wellington Street, Accrington. Call 01254 231280.

Baby Buddies - The Maden Centre, Rochdale Road, Bacup. Free - 9.30am, call 01706 871740.

Accrington Camera Club - Rishton Primetime Centre, Stourton Street, Rishton. 7.45pm, call 01254 884762.

Drama For Adults - Oswaldtwistle Civic Arts Centre, Union Road, Oswaldtwistle. £2 - 12.30pm-2pm, call 01254 398319.

Knit And Natter - Oswaldtwistle Civic Arts Centre, Union Road, Oswaldtwistle. £2 including refreshments – 10am and midday, call 01254 398319.

English Heritage: Goodshaw Chapel - A non-conformist church dating from 1742 and featuring the original box pews and pulpit. English Heritage: Goodshaw Chapel, Goodshaw Lane, Goodshaw. Free, contact key keeper for details, call 01706 227333.

Aqua Natal - Marl Pits, Rawtenstall. £5 - 7pm.

Wardle Anderson Band - Brass band. The Hippodrome Theatre, Halifax Road, Todmorden. £7, concessions £5 - 7.30pm, doors 7pm, call 01706 814875.

Saturday, December 22

QFL Body Blitz Bootcamp - Whitewell Bottom Community Centre, Burnley Road East, Whitewell Bottom. £4.50 - 9.30am-10.30am, (also Thursday 6pm-7pm), call 07731 460212.

Sunday, December 23

Carol Service - Three local Methodist churches come together. Rhyddings Methodist Church, Chapel Street, Oswaldtwistle. Free, donations welcome - 6pm, call 01254 235574.

Monday, December 24

Rex’s Singles Night - Poplar Social Club, Wellington Street, Accrington. 8pm-11.30pm, call 01254 231280.

Holy Communion - The three local Methodist churches come together. West End Methodist Church, Blackburn Road, Oswaldtwistle, Free, donations welcome - 11.30pm, call 01254 233387.

Tuesday, December 25

Christmas Day Service - Three local Methodist churches come together. Stanhill Methodist Church, Nab Lane, Stanhill, Oswaldtwistle. Free, donations welcome - 10am, call 01254 233387.

Wednesday, December 26

The Swing Commanders - Forties-style swing band. Poplar Social Club, Wellington Street, Accrington. Call 01254 231280.

Thursday, December 27

Accrington Peter Pan Club - For adults with learning difficulties. Poplar Social Club, Wellington Street, Accrington. 7pm, call 01254 231280.

Bingo - Sydney Street Sports and Social Club, Sydney Street, Accrington. Free - 1.30pm-3.30pm. Call 01254 233868.

Please email your listings, events, pub nights, concerts and club reports to trinity@pressassociation.com

 

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