What's On Tuesday 9th February

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


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

BLACKPOOL ZOO AND DINOSAUR SAFARI. Home to more than 400 animals as well as 32 different dinosaurs. Daily from 10am. East Park Drive, Blackpool. Details (01253) 830830.

LOUIS TUSSAUDS WAXWORKS. Brad Pitt and Samuel L Jackson are among the faces in Celeb City. Daily from 10am. Central Promenade, Blackpool. Details, (01253) 625953.

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

Folk, Irish and country

COUNTRY & WESTERN NIGHT. With line dancing. Bispham Conservative Club, Red Bank Road, Bispham.

ST ANNES ACOUSTIC ROOTS. Open microphone night. All welcome. Royal British Legion Club, Mayfield Road, St Annes. 8.30pm.

Theatre and shows

SCHOOLS ALIVE 2010. Hundreds of youngsters from dozens of local schools displaying their different theatrical and musical talents. Grand Theatre, Church Street, Balckpool. To Friday, 7pm.

CALENDAR GIRLS. Baring all for one last time - with a cast including Letitia Dean, Jan Harvey and Lynda Bellingam. The Lowry, Pier 8, Salford Quays, Greater Manchester. To Saturday, February 20, 7.30pm plus Wednesday and Saturday matinees, 2pm. No show sunday.

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM. Unseasonal revival of the classic Shakespeare comedy - directed by David Thacker. Octagon Theatre, Howell Croft South, Bolton. To March 6. Box office, (01204) 520661.

LES MISERABLES. Return of the world's longest running musical. Palace Theatre, Oxford Street, Manchester. To February 13. Box office, (0844) 8472275.A RAISIN IN THE SUN. The first play written by a black woman to be produced on Broadway, Lorraine Hansberry's 1959 award winner set in 1950s Chicago during the early years of the American Civil Rights movement. Royal Exchange Theatre, St Ann's Square, Manchester. To February 20. Box office, (0161) 8339833.SALT. Set over the course of five plush dinner parties Fiona Peek's debut play explores four 30-something's recipe for life, love, friendship and disaster. The Studio, Royal Exchange Theatre, St Ann's Square, Manchester. To February 20. Box office, (0161) 8339833.

Pubs and bars

CLAIRVOYANT NIGHT. With Maddie Mitch from Morecambe. Hot pot supper included in admission. Details, 07955 634998. Wardleys Hambleton.

MOTOWN AND NORTHERN SOUL. Soul Suite, Queen Square, Queen Street, Blackpool.


THE BLACKPOOL KEYBOARD CLUB. This month's guest - Steve Clarke. The Pro Deaf Club, Cornwall Avenue, North Shore. 7.30pm.

BLACKPOOL LADIES HARMONY CLUB. Simple singing techniques taught. Springfield Church Hall, Bispham Road, Bispham. 7pm.

THE ELSWICK SINGERS. New members welcome. Elswick Village Hall, Roseacre Road, Elswick. 7.30pm. Details, (01253) 890209 or (01995) 679312.

GUARDIAN CONCERT BAND. Rehearsals - brass players (grade 5 plus) always needed. Lytham Methodist Church, 4 The Serpentine, Lytham. Weekly, 7.45 to 9.30pm. Details, (0771) 424 1860.

BARBERSHOP HARMONY. New members welcome. Help and teach tapes provided. Brun Grove WM Club, Blackpool. 7.30pm.

Poker and sport

POKER LEAGUE. Weekly points and cash. Free food for players. The Ramsden Arms, Talbot Road, Blackpool.

RED TOOTH POKER NIGHT. Open to all. The Gynn, Gynn Square, North Shore. 7.45pm.

TEXAS HOLD 'EM POKER NIGHT. Novices and experts welcome. The Excelsior, Lytham Road, South Shore. 8pm.

PISTOLS POKER LEAGUE. The Dunes, Lytham Road, South Shore and The No 3, Whitegate Drive, Blackpool.


"FOREST" DAVE'S QUIZ NIGHT. Plus cash bingo and free supper. The Clarence, Preston New Road, Marton.

QUIZ AND BINGO. Up to 200 to be won. Churchill's, Topping Street. Blackpool.

QUIZ NIGHT. Weekly contest. The Welcome, Vicarage Lane, Marton.

QUIZ NIGHT. Free entry, free snacks, prizes. The No 4 & Freemasons, Newton Drive, Blackpool. 8.45pm.

CASH QUIZ. Plus free supper.The Farmers Arms, Lytham Road, South Shore.

QUIZ NIGHT. The Air Balloon, Squires Gate Lane, Squires Gate. 9pm.

THE BIG FUN QUIZ. Free sandwiches, cash and other prizes. The Swift Hound, Rigby Road, Blackpool. 9.30pm.

QUIZGO. The Old England, Red Bank Road, Bispham.

QUIZ NIGHT. The Castle Gardens, Fleetwood Road, Carleton. 9pm.

QUIZ NIGHT. Free entry, prizes, spot prizes, 50 accumulator. Wings Club, Victoria Road West, Cleveleys. 9pm.

QUIZ NIGHT. The Squirrel, Bispham Road, Bispham.

FUN QUIZ. Win drinks vouchers. Thornton Cleveleys Royal British Legion, Rough Lea Road, Cleveleys.


KARAOKE. Free entrance and buffet, prize raffle, everybody welcome. Cleveleys Ex-Servicemen's Club, VIctoria Road West, Cleveleys. From 8pm.

Line dancing

JULIE'S STEP IN LINE. Wyre Villa Sports Club, Stalmine. 7.30 - 10pm. Details, (01253) 811719.

LIBERTY BELLES LINE DANCING. St Mark's Church Hall, Westcliffe Drive, Layton. 1 - 3.30pm. Details (01253) 352559/ (07870) 556440.

LANCASHIRE ROSE LINE DANCE CLUB. Trinity Methodist Church, Fleetwood Road, Fleetwood. 2 - 4pm and 7.30 - 10.30pm. Details, (07766) 310260.

LINE DANCING. With Margaret. Bispham Conservative Club, Red Bank Road, Bispham. 8 - 11pm.

SUE O'KENNEDY'S LINE DANCE. Poulton Youth & Community Centre, Breck Road, Poulton. 11.30am to 1am. Details, (01253) 826262.

LINE DANCING. Instruction and dancing, live act last Tuesday each month. Cleveleys WM Club, Slinger Road, Cleveleys. Details, (01253) 594043.

FANCY FEET LINE DANCE. Social dancing and instruction. Holy Trinity Church Memorial Hall, Dean Street, South Shore. 10am to noon. Beginners first hour, social dancing and instruction. The Ashley Club, Victoria Road, Thornton. 7.15-10.30pm.

LINE DANCING. Cleveleys Men's Club, Slinger Road, Cleveleys.

Social dancing

AFTERNOON DANCING. With John Peate (keyboards) and Dave Miller (drums). Cleveleys Mens Club, Slinger Road, Cleveleys. 2 - 4pm.

UP TO DATE SEQUENCE. St Paul's Parish Church, Lake Road, Ansdell. 7.15 - 10.15pm. Details, (01253) 776255.

PHOENIX CLUB POPULAR SEQUENCE AND MIXED. All welcome. The Co-Op Club, Preston New Road, Marton. 8pm. Details, (01253) 314289.

AFTERNOON SOCIAL AND DANCE GROUP. Sequence dancing. Verona Association. Verona Hall, Fleetwood Road North, Thornton. 1.45 - 4pm. Details, (01253) 865494.

THE FRIENDLY DANCE CLUB. Modern and sequence dancing. Singles and couples, all welcome. Wainwright Club, Hornby Road, Blackpool. 8 - 11pm. Details, (01253) 620555.

POPULAR SEQUENCE. Parish Rooms, Headroomgate Road, St Annes. 1.30 -4pm. Details, (01253) 396902.

VICTORIA DANCE CLUB. All welcome. Senior Citizens' Hall, Victoria Road, Cleveleys. 7 - 10pm. Details, (01253) 856390/869700.

SEQUENCE. Senior Citizens Association Hall, Victoria Road West, Cleveleys. From 1.30 - 4pm. Details, (01253) 852462.

MODERN SEQUENCE. New dances taught. St Paul's Parish Church, Lake Road, Ansdell. 7.15 - 10.15pm. Details, (01253) 776255.


NOCHES DE SALSA. Beginners only. Co-operative Sports and Social Club, Preston New Road, Marton. 8pm then dane until 11pm. Details, (01253) 401941 or (07967) 768582.

SALSA. With Vitelio Ramos. St Thomas' Church Hall, Caunce Street, Blackpool. Details, (01253) 304996.

Other dancing

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.

DANCE FOR THE UNDER 5's. Afternoon dance classes. Poulton Youth and Communty Centre, Breck Road, Poulton. Details, (0779) 2410390.

BELLY DANCING. Ladies only - all ages, shapes and levels welcome. Fleetwood YMCA, London Road, Fleetwood. 6.30-7.30pm - open level. Details, (01253) 394830 or 07811 189980.

Keep fit and exercise

ANNE'S LOSE SIZE - RE-ENERGIZE. Diet and fitness. Victoria Congregational Church, Newton Drive, Blackpool. 6 - 7.30m.

SLIMMERCISE. Aerobics, salsa, conditioning, slimming club. The Christian Centre, Waterloo Road, South Shore. 7.30 - 8.30pm. Details, (07795) 030922.

DANCERSIZE. The Therapy House, St Annes. 7 - 8pm. Details, (01253) 403273.

MUAY THAI/FITNESS. Women only. 5.45 - 6.45pm, Pure Impact Fitness Studio, Dover Road, South Shore. Details 07928 128674.

DANCERCISE. 7 - 8pm. Pure Impact Fitness Studio, Dover Road, South Shore. Details 07928 128674.

50+ EXERCISE. St Annes YMCA, St Albans Road, St Annes. 9.30 - 11.30am.

POWER WALKS. St Annes YMCA, St Albans Road, St Annes. 6.30 - 7.30pm. Route varies.

MEND. Free, fun programme for seven to 13 year old children to become fitter and happier. Fleetwood Lofthouse YMCA, Fleetwood. 5 - 7pm. Also Friday. Details, (01253) 882105.

FAMILY FIT PROGRAMME. Fun exercise for the family. Poulton Community Centre, Breck Road, Poulton. 5.30 - 6.30pm. Details, (01253) 882105.

HATHA YOGA CLASS. Hewitt Room, off Clifton Street, next to the Old Police Station, Lytham. 6.30 - 8 pm. Details, Karen (07989) 985466

AQUA AEROBICS. Dalmeny Hotel Leisure Club, The Promenade, St Annes. 1-2pm. Details, (01253) 716010.

PHOENIX TAEKWONDO. New members of all ages always welcome. Kincraig Primary School, Blackpool. 6.30 - 8pm. Details, (07963) 104353.

TAI CHI. Main Hall, St Annes Parish Rooms, St Annes. 8.15 - 9pm. Details, (01253) 315478 and (07976) 773559.

TAI CHI. Beginnners, 10 - 11.30am. St Annes YMCA, St Albans Road, St Annes. Details, (01253) 724117. And Main Hall, St Annes Parish Rooms, Headroomgate Road, St Annes. 8.15 - 9pm. Details, (01253) 315478 or 07976 773559.


PILATES. Blackpool Cricket Club, Stanley Park, Blackpool. 6.15 - 7.15pm. Details, (07738) 434991; St Annes YMCA, St Albans Road, St Annes. 1 - 2pm; Lytham Methodist Church, Lytham. 6.30 - 7.30pm. Details, (01253) 403273; Dalmeny Hotel Leisure Club, St Annes. 2 - 3pm. Details, Details, (01253) 403273; With Lynda Holmes, Lytham Methodist Church hall, Lytham. 6.30 - 7.30pm. Details, (01253) 403273.

YOGA/TAI/CHI/PILATES. For posture, strength and flexibility. Details, (07941) 0123053. WI Hall, Great Eccleston. 8.15-9.15pm.

Social clubs

LADIES NIGHT WITH LAURA JENKINS. Stanley Road WMC, Stanley Road, (off Hornby Road), Blackpool. Details, (01253) 621168.

SOCIAL NIGHT. Bloomfield Club, 128 Bloomfield Road, Blackpool. Details, (01253) 344583.


WYRE (CLEVELEYS) DIABETIC SUPORT GROUP. Guest speaker Janet Henshall, chief screener at Fleetwood Eye Hospital. Frank Townend Centre, Cleveleys. 2 - 4pm.

PSYCHIC NIGHT. Hampton Road Social, Off Lytham Road, South Shore. Details, (01253) 341508.

CLEVELEYS WRITERS SHORT STORY AND POETS MEETING. Cleveleys Library, Rossall Road, Cleveleys. 1.30 - 3.30pm. Second and fourth Tuesday. Details, (01253) 852147.

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

LAMBRETTA CLUB MEETING. The Clarence, Preston New Road, Marton.

BUSINESS PROFESSIONAL WOMEN'S ASSOCIATION. Second and fourth week of the month. Lytham Rugby Club, Ansdell Road, Lytham. 7.30pm. Details, (01253) 293957.

GENERAL PAINTING. From 2pm. And Portrait Painting from 7.30-9pm. Blackpool Art Society. The Studio. Wilkinson Avenue (off Woodland Grove). Blackpool. 7.30 - 9pm. Details, (01253) 767667.

Chess and bridge

LYTHAM BRIDGE CLUB. Friendly duplicate bridge. Lytham Bridge Club, Pembroke Road, Lytham. 1.30pm.

BISPHAM CHESS CLUB. New members welcome. Community Centre, Bispham Road, Bispham. 7.30pm. Details, (01253) 300918.

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