What’s On Monday 17th January

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Don’t miss our What’s On section for all the best in entertainment across the Fylde coast.

Attractions

SEA LIFE CENTRE. Includes the latest attraction Scary Monsters. Golden Mile, Blackpool. Open daily 10am. Details, (01253) 621258.

BLACKPOOL MODEL VILLAGE. Take a big look around this tiny world which recreates English life from times gone by. East Park Drive, Blackpool. Open daily 10am. Details (01253) 763827.

BLACKPOOL ZOO AND DINOSAUR SAFARI. Home to more than 400 animals as well as 32 different dinosaurs. East Park Drive, Blackpool. Details (01253) 830830.

FARMER PARR’S ANIMAL WORLD. Rare breeds galore. Wyrefield Farm, Rossall Lane and Fleetwood Road, Fleetwood. Daily, 10am to 5pm. Details, (01253) 874389.

RIPLEYS BELIEVE IT OR NOT. Two floors of interactive exhibitions and displays. Blackpool Pleasure Beach, South Shore. Daily from 10am. Details, (0871) 2221234.

Theatre and shows

ZACK. Manchester comedian Justin Moorhouse stars in the Harold Brighouse comedy abut a family’s under achiever set in the 1920s. The Royal Exchange Theatre, St Anns Square, Manchester. To January 22. Monday to Friday 7.30pm, Saturday 8pm, matinees Wednesday 2.30pm and Saturday 4pm. Box office, (0161) 8339833.

Cabaret

CABARET. Vince on keyboards, Lee Wainwright, Nikki Miller and Lee Brady plus karaoke. Ma Kelly’s, Foxhall Road, Blackpool. From 1.30pm to 1.30am.

Karaoke

KARAOKE. Daily do it yourself session. Chubby’s Bar, The Promenade, Blackpool. From 9am to 6pm.

KARAOKE. Knobby’s Bar. West Street, Blackpool. And Thursday, Friday and Saturday. From 7pm.

Social clubs

ANDY KNIGHT’S SINGALONG. Blackpool Catholic Club, 30 Queen Street, Blackpool. 2.30 - 4.30pm. Details, (01253) 628835.

Pubs and bars

ROB BRIGHTMAN. Soulful tunes. Soul Suite, Queen Square, Blackpool.

BONNIE LA BLUE. Hostess joined by cabaret all night from Rita International and Cybil Du Vaux. FREE ADMISSION. Roxy’s, Queen Street, Blackpool.

LEE MICHAELS. Vocals. The Old Bank Inn, Bond Street, South Shore. 2.30pm.

THE JUKEBOX SESSION. Request night with DK Key. Brannigans, Market Street, Blackpool.

PETE PETIET. Plus cabaret. Lucy’s @ Tobago, Abingdon Street, Blackpool.

Poker and sports

POKER nights. The Waterloo Hotel, Waterloo Road, South Shore. South Shore. 8pm; The Raikes, Liverpool Road, Blackpool; Whittle Springs, Talbot Road, Blackpool; The Clarence, Preston New Road, Marton. 8pm and The Sandpiper, Cleveleys Avenue, Cleveleys.

Music

BLACKPOOL MALE VOICE CHOIR. Weekly rehearsals. Springfield Methodist Church, Bispham Road, Layton. 7 - 9pm. Details, (0777) 5008023.

MICHAEL HALL ADULT CHOIR. Weekly meeting. Michael Hall Theatre School, Preston Old Road, Marton. 7.30 - 9.30pm. Details, (01253) 696990.

Pop, rock and jazz

JAZZ AT THE ASHLEY. The Alan Riley Quartet with Dougie Drake on alto sax. The Ashley Club, Victoria Road, Thornton.

THE REAL MCKENZIES. Return visit of the rock and reel band from Canada slotting a Blackpool date into their short tour of England and Scotland. The Blue Room, Church Street, Blackpool.

Social clubs

GEORGIA & CO. Blackpool’s Number One Club, Bloomfield Road, Blackpool. Details, (01253) 341441.

DAVID ROSS. Cleveleys Men’s Club, Slinger Road, Cleveleys. Details, (01253) 853219.

Quizzes

SCOTTIE’S QUIZ NIGHT. Free hot food for all players, guaranteed Open The Box prize. The Venue, North Promenade, Cleveleys.

QUIZ NIGHT. Cash prizes. Uncle Tom’s Cabin, Queens Promenade, Bispham.

QUIZ AND BINGO. Up to £100 to be won. Churchill’s, Topping Street. Blackpool. From 3pm.

STEVE JAMES QUIZ NIGHT. Drinks prizes, free hot meals for players, big screen interactive games. The Regal Hotel, Victoria Road West, Cleveleys.

QUIZ NIGHT. £20 meal voucher and yard of ale to win. Fairfield Arms, Fleetwood Road, Greenhalgh.

QUIZ NIGHT. Weekly brain teaser. The No 3, Whitegate Drive, Blackpool.

QUIZ NIGHT. Plus The Accumulator. The Belle Vue, Whitegate Drive, Blackpool.

QUIZ NIGHT. The Victoria, Church Road, St Annes.

QUIZ NIGHT. Cash prizes. The Excelsior, Lytham Road, South Shore.

Line dancing

LINE DANCING AND COWBOY NIGHT. The Washington, Topping Street, Blackpool.

FANCY FEET LINE DANCE. Classes for all levels - beginners first hour. Highfield Methodist Church, Scarsdale Avenue, South Shore. 6 - 10pm. Details, (07984)188972.

T& A’s DANCE RANCH. Partners not necessary. Absolute beginners 6 - 6.30pm. Beginners, 6.45 - 7.45pm. Teaching and social dancing, 7.45 - 10.15pm. St Teresa’s Church Hall, St Georges Avenue, Cleveleys. Details, (01253) 594043.

LANCASHIRE ROSE LINE DANCE CLUB. All Hallows Parish Church, Bispham. 10am to noon. Details, 07766 310260.

LINE DANCING. Willows Catholic Club, Brynning Fern Lane, Kirkham. Details, (01253) 682195. And Upstairs function room, The Wainwright Club, Hornby Road, Blackpool. Details, (01253) 620555.

Social dancing

MODERN SEQUENCE. New dances taught. Hambleton Village Hall, Hambleton. 2-4pm. Details, (01253) 873122.

COME DANCING. Sequence and social. Holy Cross Church Hall, Central Drive, Blackpool. 7.30 - 10.30pm. Details, (07988) 148730.

BALLROOM AND LATIN AMERICAN. Beginners, 7.30 - 8.15pm. Fusion Dance and Drama Centre, 6/6A St Annes Road, South Shore. Details, (07940) 088776.

SEQUENCE AND POPULAR SEQUENCE TUITION. Teaching, 12.30 - 1.45pm. Sequence, 2 - 4.15pm.. St Christopher’s Parish Centre, Hawes Side Lane, Marton. Details, (01253) 356284.

SEQUENCE. Old and new. New Venture Club, 88 Warren Street, Fleetwood. 7 - 9.30pm. Details, (01253) 776095.

SOCIAL DANCING. St Andrews Church Hall, Rough Lea Road, Cleveleys. 7 - 10pm. Details, (01253) 875757.

Salsa

LATIN/SALSA. Classes 7.15pm, sociaal 8.15pm. Frank Townsend Centre, Anchorsholme. Details, (079670 970847.

simply salsa. Beginners, improvers, intermediate and advanced lessons and social dancing. Hampton Road Social Club, South Shore. From 7pm.

salsa, ballroom, latin. All ages, new beginners class. Frank Townend Centre, Cleveleys. 8.15pm. Details, (07967) 970847.

SALSA AND AEROBICS. All abilities and ages over 12. Kirkham Methodist Church, Station Road, Kirkham. 6 - 7.30pm. Details, 07545 057064.

SALSA and latin american. Frank Townsend Centre, Beach Road, Cleveleys. 7.15 - 8.15pm. Details, (07967) 970847.

NOCHES DE SALSA. Beginners to advanced. Lytham Cricket and Sports Club, Church Road, Lytham. 7.10pm - 10pm. Details, (012523) 401941 or 07967 768582.

SALSA. With Vitelio Ramos. Wyre Villa FC, Stalmine. Details, (01253) 304996.

ADULT IMPROVERS SALSA. Sue Turner and Nicky Figgins Stage School, Rear 216 Red Bank Road, Bispham. 8.30 - 9.15pm. Details, (07708) 642908.

simply sALSA. Beginners, improvers, intermediate and advanced. Hampton Road Social Club, South Shore.

Other dancing

FOLK DANCING. With Margaret. St Annes YMCA, St Albans Road, St Annes. 1.30 - 3pm.

ADULT JAZZ. Sue Turner and Nicky Figgins Stage School, Rear 216 Red Bank Road, Bispham. 6 - 6.45pm. Details, (07708) 642908.

URBAN FREESTYLE DANCING. Ages 12 and above, adults welcome. Crescent Dance Centre, Bold Street, Fleetwood. 6 - 7pm. Details, (07874) 922223.

JC DANCE CLASSES. Nursery dance, musical theatre skills, pop, modern and tap and adult tap (all levels). United Reformed Church, Queensway, Poulton. Details, (07792) 410390.

BELLY DANCING. Ladies only - all ages, shapes and level welcome. 6 - 7pm beginners. 7-8pm intermediates. Playfootball.net, Gatsrang Road, Blackpool. Details, (01253) 394830 or 07811 189980.

Psychic and spiritual clubs

BRITISH HEALERS ASSOCIATION. Free healing clinic. Community Centre, St Albans Road, St Annes. 7 - 8pm.

ROSE WING SPIRITUAL CENTRE. Healing (no charge), 6.30 - 7.15pm. Demonstration of mediumship, 7.30 - 8.45pm. Open circle, 8.45 - 9.15pm. Community Centre, Back Layton Crescent, off Lostock Gardens, South Shore. Details, (01253) 626335.

Yoga

YOGA. With Kelly. The Cube, Breck Road, Poulton. From 7pm.

YOGA. With Mick Bald. Club Room, Fleetwood Library, Fleetwood. 6 - 7.30pm. Details, (01253) 873697.

ASHTANGA YOGA. All levels welcome. Hewitt Room Learning Centre, Lytham Library, Lytham. 6-8pm. Details, (07786) 741656.

YOGA CLASSES. Unitarian Church, Lytham Road, South Shore. 7 - 8.30pm. Details, (01253) 315478.

Keep fit and self defence

CALLANETICS. All Saints Church, North Drive, Anchorsholme. 5.30pm - 7.30pm.

keep fit. Over 50s plus class. United Reformed Church Hall, near Cleveleys Library, Cleveleys. 2 – 3.15pm. Details, (01253) 853295

YOGA. All abilities welcome. Palatine Community Sports College, Expressive Arts Centre, St Annes Road, South Shore. 6.30 - 8pm. Details, (01253) 640247 or (07960) 626836.

KEEP FIT. Ladies only. Chesters Dancing Academy, 19 Victoria Street, Fleetwood. 8 - 9pm. Details, (07989) 144423.

MUAY THAI/THAI BOXING. Pure Impact Fitness Studio, 34 Dover Court, Dover Road, South Shore. 7 - 8.30pm. Details, (07928) 128674.

SLIMMERCISE. Aerobics, salsa, conditioning, slimming club. Clifton Primary School, Clitheroe Road, Lytham St Annes. 7.30 - 8.30pm. Details, (07795) 030922.

LATIN JAM DANCERSIZE. Lytham Methodist Church, Westby Hall, Lytham. 10 - 11am. Details, (0792) 7000 667.

EASY DOES IT. Movement to music. Anchorsholme Methodist Church Hall, North Drive/Luton Road, Anchorsholme. 2 - 3pm. Details, (01253) 867883.

CLEVELEYS TAEKWONDO CLUB. Juniors (year one and above) - 5.30 - 6.30pm. Teenagers and adults - 7.45 - 9pm. Frank Townend Community Centre, Kensington Road, Cleveleys. Details, www.cleveleystaekwondo.co.uk

MEND. Free, fun fitness programme for seven to 13 year olds. Poulton Community Centre, Breck Road, Poulton. Also Friday, 5 - 7pm. And St Annes YMCA. 5 - 7pm. Details, (01253) 882105.

KEEP FIT. Sue Turner and Nicky Figgins Stage School, Rear 216 Red Bank Road, Bispham. 6pm. Details, (07708) 642908.

CHEN TAI CHI. All Saints Sunday School, Park Road, Blackpool. 7 - 8pm. Details, (01253) 315478 or 07976 773559.

KUNG FU. Streetwise self defence and combat system. Adults only - 18 plus. Stanley Park Sports Centre, Blackpool. 8 - 9pm. Details, (07929) 625254.

PHOENIX TAE KWONDO. New members welcome. White Church Hall, Ansdell. And Thursday, 6.30 - 8pm. Details, (07963) 104353.

LOW IMPACT CIRCUITS. With Lucie. St Annes YMCA, St Albans Road, St Annes. 11.30am - 12.30pm.

AQUA AEROBICS. The Dalmeny Hotel, The Promenade, St Annes. 7 - 8pm. Details, (01253) 716010.

SEATED EXERCISE. Short class for the less mobile, more elderly and more sedentary. Anchorsholme Methodist Church Hall, North Drive/Luton Road, Anchorsholme. 3.15 - 3.45pm. Details, (01253) 867883.

Pilates

PILATES CLASSES. Anchorsholme Methodist Church Hall, North Drive/Luton Road, Anchorsholme. 12.45 - 1.45pm. Details, (01253) 867883; Blackpool Cricket Club, Stanley Park, Blackpool. 7 - 8pm. Details, (07738) 434991; Dalmeny Hotel Leisure Club, St Annes. 8 - 9pm. Details, (01253) 716010; Poulton Community YMCA, Parrys Way, Off Breck Road, Poulton. 9.30 - 10.30am and 6 - 7pm. Details: (01253) 895115 or (07786) 022980.

Others

VERSE AT THE VIC. Poetry and Pints plus open mic session. Free admission. Victoria Hotel, Victoria Road West, Cleveleys. Last Monday of the month, 7.30pm.

PUBLIC SKATING SESSION. The Arena, Blackpool Pleasure Beach. 10am to noon and 1 - 3pm.

poulton-le-fylde art club. Painting and drawing demonstrations and practical evenings. All welcome – beginners upwards. WRVS Hall, Queensway, Poulton. 7.15 - 9.45pm.

MUSICAL THEATRE SKILLS. Ages eight to 16. Combine dance, singing and drama in one class. Poulton Youth and Communty Centre, Breck Road, Poulton. 4.30 - 5.15pm. Details, (07792) 410390.

BADMINTON COACHING. Beginners, 6 - 7pm. Intermediate, 7 - 8pm. Palatine Sports Centre, St Annes Road, Blackpool. Details, (01253) 723772.

EMBROIDERY. Second and second last Monday of the month, 7.30pm. Blackpool Art Society. The Studio. Wilkinson Avenue (off Woodland Grove). Blackpool. Contact Val Anderson (01253) 884615.

ROYAL ARTILLERY ASSOCIATION (BLACKPOOL AND FYLDE BRANCH). Third Monday of the month. Marton Institute, Oxford Square, Marton. 7.30pm.

Bridge and Chess

GAZETTE BRIDGE CLUB. Friendly duplicate bridge. The Wainwrioght Club, Hornby Road, Blackpool. 7pm.

LYTHAM BRIDGE CLUB. Competitive duplicate bridge. First Monday - learners’ practice session. Lytham Bridge Club, Pembroke Road, Lytham. 7.15pm.

CLIFTON BRIDGE CLUB. Ansdell Institute, Woodlands Road, Ansdell. 1.30 and 7.30pm.

SADDLE CHESS CLUB. All welcome. The Saddle, Whitegate Drive, Blackpool. From 7.30pm.

BLACKPOOL CHESS CLUB. All standard of players welcome. Blackpool Cricket Club, Stanley Park, West Park Drive, Blackpool. 7.30pm.