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October 2017

Council invests £6.6m in care homes. Plea for wifi.

Dolphinlee Residential Care Home, Lancaster
Friday, October 13, 2017 - 13:43: Lancashire County Council has announced that it will be investing £6.6m to improve its 17 county-run residential care homes for older people. But will that include wifi? Most care homes still don't provide it. But shouldn't every home have internet access for the people who want it?

Appeal for witnesses to car and bike crash on campus

Friday, October 13, 2017 - 13:12: Police are appealing for witnesses following a collision on the Lancaster University campus on Tuesday 10 October at around 3pm on Bigforth Drive, close to the sports centre, which left a 42 year old cyclist with serious injuries. A Subaru Forester car was also involved.

John Culshaw & Bill Dare: The Great British Take Off

at Grand Theatre, St Leonardgate, Lancaster LA1 1NL

Galgate Ladies FC Open Training Session

at Ellel Village Hall Recreation Ground, Main Road, Galgate LA2 0LQ

Galgate Ladies FC Open Training Session

at Ellel Village Hall Recreation Ground, Main Road, Galgate LA2 0LQ

I, Daniel Blake screening in aid of foodbank

at Warton Methodist Church, 2 Chapel Walk, Warton LA5 9QH

Fungi Foray

at Backsbottom Farm, Roeburndale West, nr Wray LA2 9LL

Free Animation Taster Workshop

at The Exchange, 13 West Street, Morecambe LA3 1RB

Bargain Book Sale in aid of Wolfwood

at The Greyhound, Halton LA2 6LZ

The Song of the Land and the Song of the Sea

at Atticus, 26 King St, Lancaster LA1 1JY

Communicate with Compassion and Clarity. 2-day workshop

at Halton Mill, Mill Lane, Halton LA2 6ND

Feminist Movie Monday: Prevenge

Flyer for Feminist Movie Monday October 2017
at Gregson Centre, Lancaster LA1 3PY

Community Strategy Conversation - For a Frack Free Lancashire

Women Wearing White on Wednesdays
at Holy Trinity Church Dean Street, Blackpool FY4 1BP

Global Frackdown at PNR

Preston New Road in Fylde, where Cuadrilla are building an industrial-scale 'test-fracking' site
at Maple Farm, Preston New Road, Little Plumpton PR4 3PE

Lancaster Fights Fracking: Direct Action Discussion

at The Apothecary, Lancaster LA1 1XN

As Corbyn takes on the establishment - is socialism possible?

at Friends Meeting House, Lancaster LA1 1TX

Discussion: How do we stop climate change?

at Friends Meeting House, Lancaster LA1 1TX

Community Korfball Session

at Palatine Recreation Ground, off York Rd, Lancaster LA1 4DW

Scouting For Ghosts - Paranormal Investigation

at Kings Arms, 248-250 Marine Rd, Morecambe LA4 4BJ

Harbottle & Jonas in Concert

at West End Impact, 4-10 Heysham Rd, Morecambe LA3 1DG

The Magic Band Plays the Music of Captain Beefheart

at The Platform, Morecambe LA4 4DB

Pop-Up Bowie - Tribute

at The Platform, Morecambe LA4 4DB

The Temperance Seven in Concert

at The Platform, Morecambe LA4 4DB

Les McKeown's Bay City Rollers

at The Platform, Morecambe LA4 4DB

The Platform, Morecambe

The Platform, Morecambe
The Platform is Morecambe’s main events and entertainment venue, in the old Promenade Railway Station. It hosts a strong touring programme from jazz and blues to world music, folk and classical and also an extensive range of workshops, recitals, lectures, sequence dances and community events.  

Chantel McGregor in concert

at The Platform, Morecambe LA4 4DB

Talon: the Best of The Eagles

at The Platform, Morecambe LA4 4DB

Shaun Gash: A Journey of Determination

Shaun Gash at the 'Born Survivor' obstacle course 2015
at The Platform, Morecambe LA4 4DB

Hallowe'en Craft Fair

at The Platform, Morecambe LA4 4DB

Geno Washington and The Ram Jam Band

Geno Washington
at The Platform, Morecambe LA4 4DB

Hats Off to Led Zeppelin

at The Platform, Morecambe LA4 4DB

Mashi Theatre present Tales of Birbal 11am+1.30pm

at The Dukes, Lancaster LA1 1QE

Oskar’s Amazing Adventure 11.30am+2pm

at The Dukes, Lancaster LA1 1QE

Pitschi: The Kitten with Dreams 11.30am+2pm

at The Dukes, Lancaster LA1 1QE

Information evening for potential foster carers

at County Hall, Fishergate Preston PR1 8XJ.

Dukes Musical wins a place in history for cross-dressing Marquis

Henry Paget, 5th Marquess of Anglesey in about 1900, by Welsh photographer John Wickens
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 17:44: Coming to the Dukes on Thursday 19 October is Seiriol Davies’ sell-out Edinburgh Festival Fringe musical extravaganza 'How To Win Against History'. It's about Henry Paget, the 5th Marquis of Anglesey, who was one of the Earth’s wealthiest men - until he lost it all by being too damn fabulous.

Atticus Minologue Competition Performance

at Lancaster Library LA1 1HY

Storytelling with David Greygoose 2.30+4.30pm

at Lancaster Library, Market Square LA1 1H

An interview with the cast of 'Blackout: Tales of storm Desmond'

Community cast of Blackout in the Dukes' Round Theatre
The Community cast of the Dukes' current production of 'Blackout: tales of Storm Desmond' talk about attending rehearsals, learning lines and some of their experiences of living through the storm Desmond, to Virtual-Lancaster's Peter Clarke. 

Exhibition: Gloriumptious Roald Dahl

The Gloriumptious World of Roald Dahl
at Lancaster Maritime Museum, St George's Quay, Lancaster LA1 1RB

Lancaster Music Festival Launch Party

Lancaster Music Festival 2017
at Lancaster Brewery, Lancaster Leisure Park, Wyresdale Rd, Lancaster LA1 3L

Footlights present: Our Country's Good

at Grand Theatre, St Leonardgate, Lancaster LA1 1NL

Footlights present: Our Country's Good

at Grand Theatre, St Leonardgate, Lancaster LA1 1NL

Freshers Initiation Night Party

at Hustle, Spring Garden St, Lancaster LA1 1RQ

Marketing on a shoestring - free training for local entrepreneurs

at The Borough, Dalton Square, Lancaster LA1 1PP

Exhibition: Art in Gazebos - Carol Gaston & Val Hall

Painting by Carol Gaston
at 42 West Drive, Scale Hall Lancaster

Indoor Car Boot Sale

at Neuro Drop-In Centre, Stone Row Head, Lancaster LA1 3QZ

Folk Against Fracking: Addictive Philosophy (Acoustic) / TRAC

at Yorkshire House, 2 Parliament St, Lancaster LA1 1DB

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