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November 2017

Hockney’s Art On Cinema

A David Hockney landscape painting
at The Dukes, Lancaster LA1 1QE

Steiner School Christmas Fair

at Steiner School, Lune Road, Lancaster LA1 5QU

Gregson Christmas Fair with Santa's Grotto!

Santa Claus
at Gregson Centre, Lancaster LA1 3PY

Mayor's Charity Fashion Show

at Town Hall, Lancaster LA1 1PJ

Christmas Tree Festival 2017

Christmas Tree
at St Peter's Church, Quernmore LA2 9EL

Santa Salsa & Santa Dash

Santa Salsa
at Market Square, Lancaster LA1 1HY

Christmas Lights Switch On Day 2017

Christmas Tree
at Market Square, Lancaster LA1 1HY

Yuletide Arts & Crafts Fair

Holly Wreath
at Halton Mill LA2 6ND

Lancaster Singers Concert

at Lancaster Priory LA1 1YZ

Lancaster Singers - Carols & Christmas Music

Christmas Tree
at Ashton Memorial, Lancaster LA1 1UX

Lancaster Bombers play live

at Royal Hotel, Bolton-le-Sands LA5 8DQ

Lancaster Castle Christmas Fair

Santa Claus
at Lancaster Castle LA1 1YJ

Prison Life Tours

Lancaster Castle - aerial view
at Lancaster Castle LA1 1YJ

Carols In The Castle

Holly Wreath
at Lancaster Castle LA1 1YJ

Food Clubs

Food Clubs poster
Food Clubs 'intercept' safe and edible food that would go otherwise to waste. Local food clubs tend to be mainly supplied in bulk by a food interception organisation. Each club charges a small weekly membership fee.  

Gentlemen in Attitude at PNR

Men in suits
at Cuadrilla Site, Preston New Road, Little Plumpton PR4 3PE

Stories at the Storey: Empty Nest

Stories at the Storey True Story Open Mic Night, a night of true stories
at The Storey, Print Room Cafe & Bar

Christmas Songs with Morecambe Ukulele Club

at Sainsbury's, Morecambe LA4 5TJ

Google: Digital Garage on Tour

at University of Cumbria, Lancaster LA1 3JD

Labour bids to tackle ‘holiday hunger’ as local foodbank use soars

Green Street Foodbank, Morecambe
Thursday, November 16, 2017 - 11:19: A Labour motion backing a parliamentary bid to tackle ‘holiday hunger’ among children – as well as a rise of more than 80 per cent in the use of foodbanks in Lancaster - has been passed by Lancaster City Council

Council adds plea for government subsidy for Lancs weapons manufacturer

BAE Eurofighter Typhoon of the Royal Saudi Air Force - image by Gordon Zammit
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 18:12: Lancs County Council & the Lancashire Enterprise Partnership have written to the government to ask for further investment into weapons manufacturer BAE Systems. But with a bleak record of selling arms for use on civilians overseas, and poor return on investment, can BAE offer a sustainable future?

City council appeals for information on lead theft

The Platform, Morecambe
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 16:31: Lancaster City Council is appealing for information to help catch thieves who stole lead from the roof of the Old Station Buildings, home to the Platform entertainment venue, on Monday evening

Lecture: Professor Mark Connelly - "Rebuilding Ypres: 1919-1939"

A black and white photo of Hill Cafe at Ypres
at George Fox Lecture Theatre 1, Lancaster University

Village Carols at The Ship, Overton

at The Ship, Overton LA3 3HD

Georgian Harmony Singing Workshop

Georgian Harmony Singing Workshop
at The Reading Rooms, Sunderland Point

Fracking Rally as PNR gets TUC anti-fracking support

Rally at the gates of Cuadrilla Site PNR on Saturday 11 November 2017
Monday, November 13, 2017 - 17:52: About 150 people took part in the Big Noise Against Fracking rally at Maple Farm last Saturday. Participants, including many trades union members and a large contingent who travelled together from Lancaster, marched along Preston New Road to demonstrate at the gates of the Cuadrilla fracking site.

CLG Lunchtime Lecture: 'Changing the Laws for Assisted Dying?

at Fylde Lecture Theatre 3, Lancaster University, LA1 4YW

Opera Highlights & Carols

Emily Robinson — Soprano soloist
at Lancaster Priory

Wyresdale Park Co-Working Barns and Artist Studios

Artist studios and co working space Lancashire
Listed stone barns in the idyllic grounds of Wyresdale Park have been transformed into an open plan co-working loft-studio for designated desk/ studio spaces.  

Free Carparks for Xmas Shopping in Lancaster & Morecambe

Lancaster Christmas Lights Switch-On
Friday, November 10, 2017 - 14:32: From Sunday Nov 26 - Sunday Dec 24, all of the council's main pay and display car parks in Lancaster & Morecambe (& St Nics) will be free for Sunday shopping.

Seaside Swing

at Midland Hotel, Morecambe LA4 4BU

Park Hotel History Tour

Park Hotel History Tour poster
at Park Hotel, 91 Regent Rd, Morecambe LA3 1AF

Lancaster goes to PNR Big Noise Against Fracking

Cat Smith MP and Lancs County Councillor Gina Dowding speaking at Preston New Road
at Maple Farm, Preston New Road, Little Plumpton PR4 3PE

ULMS String Quartet

at The Apothecary, Lancaster LA1 1XN

4 Days Winter Fest International Street Markets

at Dalton Square, Lancaster LA1 1PJ

Punk Music 2-Day Festival 2017

at Carleton Club, 56 Marine Road West, Morecambe LA4 4EU

The NuJazz Afterparty 2 10pm - 3am

at The Apothecary, Lancaster LA1 1XN

Children's Nearly New Sale

Children's Nearly New Sale
at The Centre @ Halton LA2 6NB

Artist Talk - Pip Dickens

MIRROR series - detail of ‘The Circle’  ©  Pip Dickens 2017
at Storey Gallery, Lancaster LA1 1TH

Family Fun Night

Family Fun Night
at The Centre @ Halton LA2 6NB

Puss In Boots the Panto

Pantomime - Puss in Boots
at The Centre @ Halton LA2 6NB

Orkestra del Sol

at The Hothouse, Morecambe LA3 1QT

Orkestra del Sol Drums 'n' Brass Workshop

at The Hothouse, Morecambe LA3 1QT

West End Winter Lantern Festival

Lantern Procession, Morecambe
at Alexandra Park, Morecambe Prom LA3 1BS

Lantern Making Workshops

Lantern Procession, Morecambe
at More Music, 13-17 Devonshire Rd, Morecambe LA3 1QT

Informal Artists' Evening

at Ship Hotel, Main St, Overton LA3 3HD

LUTG presents: The History Boys

at Nuffield Theatre, Lancaster University LA1 4YW