What’s On - January 3, 2014

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


theatre and shows

cinderella’s christmas circus. Will Cinderella make it to the Ball on time and whose foot will fit the beautiful glass slipper? This colourful and entertaining new Circus pantomime will excite and delight children and adults of all ages with audience interaction and spectacular Circus acts from around the world! Blackpool Tower Circus, Promenade, Blackpool.

peter pan. Starring Tom Lister (Emmerdale’s Carl King), BBC Radio Lancashire and Family favourite Steve Royle, Radio Wave Breakfast host Hayley Kay, BBC The Voice contestant Jordan Lee Davies. The cast are joined by comedy acrobats The Nitwits and the very talented boys and girls from Barbara Jacksons schools of Dance. The Grand Theatre, Church Street, Blackpool.

robin hood. The theatre will be trandformed into a festive hideaway, home to merriment, daring deeds and expected delights! With original music performed live by talented actor-musicians. a cast of local young performers and a whole heap of fun and adventure. The Octagon Theatre, Howell Croft South, Bolton. 7.15pm.

nightclubs and dance

disco night. With DJ Kinky Paul and drinks promotion, free entry. Lucy’s @ Tobago, 69-71 Talbot Road, Blackpool. From 8pm.

DANCE NIGHT. Commercial chart and dance with a mix of urban and R&B and a splash of 90s presented by DJ Luminati. Drinks promotions. The Loft, above Toast, Wood Street, St Annes. 10pm to 4am.

urban uncut. DJ Jay Fontalba playing r’n’b, hip hop, UK garage, reggae, bashment and UK funky. Crystal, Talbot Square/Market Street, Blackpool. And Saturday.

U.N.I. Weekly session with resident DJ Vince Williams plus guests. Co Co, Market Street, Blackpool.

eclectic. Funky, progressive and electro house with DJ Robert Bagshaw. Flamingo, Queen Street, Blackpool. 11pm to 5am.

Pubs and bars

vocalist. The Gynn, Dickson Road, Blackpool. 9pm onwards.

afternoon quiz and bingo. Winners questions up to £400, 3pm. Karaoke with Little John, evening. Churchill’s, Topping Street, Blackpool.

dave ward roadshow. DJ Dave Ward, new releases and greatest hits, retro night last Friday of month. The Squirrel, Bispham Road, Bispham. 8pm until midnight.

disco night. DJ Mike Jackson, karaoke and light show. The Crown, Devonshire Square, Blackpool. 8pm - 11pm.

jack bennett. The Ruskin Hotel, Albert Road, Blackpool.

dj ian p party night. Drinks promotions, free admission. Little Tree, Queen Street, Blackpool.

band night. Different local band each week. The Cedar Tavern, 15 Cedar Square, Blackpool. 8.30pm.

sky sports live, two boxes more matches. Crazy Scots Bar, Rigby Road, Blackpool.

ANDY P. The best of r&b, chart and house. Plus drinks deals. Ego, Market Street, Blackpool. From 8pm.

party night. Cabaret with female impersonator and DJ Roxy Hart, plus and DJ Joanna Shorrock. Roxy’s, Queen Street, Blackpool. And Saturday.

sex bomb fridays. DJ Dan with hip hop, drum ‘n’ bass, chart and alternative. Frenchman’s Cove, South King Street, Blackpool.

party night and karaoke. With Stephen Pierre. Nellie Deans, North Promenade, Blackpool. Free admission, open to late. Also Saturday.

disco night and karaoke. The Gynn, Gynn Square, Blackpool. Also Saturday. 8pm to 1am.

dj darrell lord. R&B, chart, party and all things dance. Bar 19 Queen Street, Blackpool. 9pm to 4am.

cabaret night. Live act weekly. Four Lane Ends, Hawes Side Lane, Marton.

funky friday. With Steve Warren. Yates’s, Market Street, Blackpool.

joe davis disco and karaoke. The Excelsior, Lytham Road, South Shore.

galleon band. Resident house band plus guests – swing. blues and beyond.. The Galleon, Abingdon Street, Blackpool. Also Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Free entry.

friday night experience. With DJ Banksy. Rumours, Talbot Square, Blackpool. 10pm to 4am.

DISCO NIGHT. Papa Greywolf. Bay Horse Hotel, Station Road, Thornton.

social clubs

TERRY’s Free ‘n’ easy. Blackpool RBL Club, King Street, Blackpool. 


karaoke/disco. With host Joe Davies. The Excelsior, Lytham Road, South Shore. 9pm until 1am.

karaoke. Crazy Scots Bar, Rigby Road, Blackpool. 7pm to 4am.

karaoke night. The Hop, Cookson Street, Blackpool.

karaoke night. With DJ Joe D. The Excelsior, Lytham Road, South Shore.

cliff’s karaoke. The Old England, Red Bank Road, Bispham. From 8pm.

crazy scots karaoke. Hamish and Mick back at the helm. Crazy Scots Bar, Rigby Road, Blackpool. And Saturday, to 4am.

karaoke night. The Links, Heeley Road, St Annes. From 9pm.

KARAOKE. The Townsman, Topping Street, Blackpool.

karaoke night. The Albert, Lytham Road, South Shore.

KARAOKE roadshow. Bloomfield Hotel, Ansdell Road, Blackpool.

karaoke. With R Mark. Seven Stars Hotel, Hallgate, Stalmine.

KARAOKE and decades Disco. With the Steve Linz. The Dickens Inn, Cleveleys. 7.30pm to midnight.

KARAOKE. 3,000 songs to choose from. The Ramsden Arms, Talbot Road, Blackpool.

CAROLOKE ZONE. With Carol Hartwell and the pub’s 12 large flat screens. The Sandyforth Arms, Trunnah Road, Thornton.

JAY’s KARAOKE. The Newton Arms. Normoss.

KARAOKE AND PLAY YOUR CARDS RIGHT. With Dave, Emma and Sean. The Highfield, Highfield Road, South Shore. 9pm to midnight.

KARAOKE PARTY TIME. With host Steve. The Duke of York, Dickson Road, Blackpool. From 8.30pm.

KARAOKE DISCO. Over 40,000 tracks. The Sandpiper, Cleveleys Avenue, Cleveleys.

KARAOKE. With DJ Marki. The Rose & Crown, Corporation Street, Blackpool. 8pm.

Social and other dancing

adult tap classes. all aged and abilities. £4. Poulton Methodist Church, Queensway, Poulton. 6.45pm.

BELLY DANCING. Ladies only – all ages, shapes and level welcome. 6.30 to 7.30pm. St Chad’s Church Hall, Vicarage Road, Poulton. Details, (01253) 394830 or 07811 189980.

BELLYDANCING FOR BEGINNERS. For ladies and children of all ages, shapes and sizes. The Junction, Beacon Hill Family Centre, Warbreck Hill Road, Blackpool. 4.15 to 5.15pm. Details, (07811) 189980 or (01253) 883877.

ADULT DANCE CLASSES. Class Act Theatre School, Holy Family Church Hall, Links Road, North Shore. 7pm.

childrens’ DANCE CLASSES. United Reformed Church, Queensway, Poulton and Womens’ Institute, Great Eccleston.. Details, (07792) 410390.

UP TO DATE SEQUENCE. St Cuthbert’s Parish Church Hall, Church Road, Lytham. 2 to 4pm. Details, (07765) 554877.

SEQUENCE DANCE CLUB. Old favourites and new dances. Dean Street Memorial Hall, South Shore. 7 to 10pm. Details, (01253)863693.

SEQUENCE. Tuition, 10 to 11am. Sequence dancing until 12.45pm. With David and Rita Harrod. St Christopher’s Parish Centre, Hawes Side Lane, Marton. Details, (01253) 356284.

street dance and break dance. Mimi Dance presents sessions for under 10’s at 5.30pm. Sessions for over 10’s at 6.30pm. ECN Bodyworks. Chiswick Grove, Marton. Details, 07584 359310.

adult street dance workout. Mimi Dance presents sessions for adults at 6.30pm. ECN Bodyworks. Chiswick Grove, Marton. Details, 07584 359310.

Keep fit

Keep Fit or Dancing. Tap dancing for fitness and fun. Beginners, Inters and Advanced. Poulton Methodist Church from 6.45pm. Tel 07966 442649 for details.

BLT. Bums, legs and tums. Tiptoes Theatre School, Collingwood Place, Layton. 9.30 to 10.30am. Details, (07951) 012888.

MUAY THAI. Thai boxing. 6/8 St Annes Road, South Shore. 7 to 8.30pm. Details, (07928) 128674.

IYENGAR YOGA CLASS. For men and women, equipment provided. St Mary Michael’s Social Centre, Castle Lane, Garstang. 1 to 2.30pm. Details, (01253) 399495.

TAI CHI. All levels. St Annes YMCA, St Albans Road, St Annes. 10 to 11.30am. Details, (01253) 724117.

PILATES. With Lisa. St Annes YMCA, St Albans Road, St Annes. 11am to noon; Palatine Leisure Centre, St Annes Road, South Shore. 10 to 11am. Details, (01253) 403273.

bridge clubs

gazette bridge club. Friendly duplicate bridge. The Wainwright Club, Hornby Road, Blackpool. 7pm.


((Last Fri in Month)) lunch. In aid of Fisherman’s Mission in Fleetwood. Trinity Baptist Church, Poulton Road, Fleetwood. Noon until 1.30pm. Details (01253) 423698.

blackpool slot car club. Scout Hut, Blackpool Cricket Club, Blackpool. 7.30pm.

BABY BOUNCE AND RHYME. Poulton Library, Blackpool Old Road, Poulton. 10am to 10,30am.

circus skills club. For anyone aged seven or older. Beginners to advanced. St John’s Roman Catholic Church Hall, Breck Road, Poulton. 5.30 to 7pm.

bridge clubs. Lytham Bridge Club – friendly, beginners and improvers bridge 1.30pm, friendly duplicate bridge – 7.15pm. Lytham Bridge Club, Pembroke Road, Lytham; Clifton Bridge Club. Ansdell Institute, Woodlands Road, Ansdell. 7.30pm.


geoff grayson. Duple Social Club, 96a Bond Street, South Shore.

john malcolm. Brun Grove WMC and Institute, 1 Brun Grove (off Ansdell Road), Blackpool.

cutloose. Hampton Road Social, Off Lytham Road, South Shore.

the stories. The Layton, Westcliffe Drive, Layton.

kristina castellina. Blackpool’s Number One Club, Bloomfield Road, Blackpool.

malibu. Bispham Con. Club, Red Bank Road, Bispham.

double click. Bloomfield Club, 128 Bloomfield Road, Blackpool.

gwyn anthony. Cleveleys Men’s Club, Slinger Road, Cleveleys.

jaydon roberts. Thornton Cleveleys Wings Club. 135, Victoria Road West, Cleveleys. 


((january 4)))

social clubs

lee davidge. Fleetwood Working Mens Club, Kemp Street, Fleetwood.

ben froggatt. Stanley Road WMC, Stanley Road, (off Hornby Road), Blackpool.

gary meadows. Brun Grove WMC and Institute, 1 Brun Grove (off Ansdell Road), Blackpool.

woody. Hampton Road Social, Off Lytham Road, South Shore.

phil novak. Claremont Conservative Club, Westminster Road, Blackpool.

john williams. Blackpool’s Number One Club, Bloomfield Road, Blackpool.

irene silva. Bispham Con. Club, Red Bank Road, Bispham.

jools jones & paul squire. Bloomfield Club, 128 Bloomfield Road, Blackpool.

gary collins. Hotels and Apartments Club, 122 Coronation Street, Blackpool.

sarah kirsten bayliss. Thornton Cleveleys Royal British Legion, Rough Lea Road, facing Cleveleys Bus Station.

sheila g plus shiny happy people. Cleveleys Men’s Club, Slinger Road, Cleveleys.

john malcolm. Brunswick Club, Bethesda Square, Blackpool.

kev rees owen. Comrades of the Great War Club (Blackpool) Ltd, 116 Adelaide Street, Blackpool.

flashback. Knott End WMC, Salisbury Avenue, Knott End.

johnny roxx. St Annes Conservative Club, 314 Clifton Drive North, St Annes.

thin ice. Highfield Road & Rec., 79 Highfield Road, South Shore.

jaydon roberts. Blackpool Catholic Club, 30 Queen Street, Blackpool.

david wainwright. Thornton Cleveleys Wings Club. 135, Victoria Road West, Cleveleys.