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Historic club under threat

The future of one of Burnley’s most iconic clubs could hinge on a huge day of live music next month.
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Pigeon show

Top things to do at the weekend (January 20 to 22)

Here is our guide of things to do this weekend in Lancashire.
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Fletcher Smith and Harley Horsfall, the two principle leads of Elf the Musical Jr. (s)

Musical extends the festive fun

If you're one of those people who'd work in a Christmas shop for free, then worry not - Pendle Hippodrome Youth Theatre is extending the festive period with this family musical.

Theatre and Comedy
Ward XVI

Bands line up for charity fund-raiser

Burnley’s Sanctuary Rock Bar is to host a charity fund-raiser next month.

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The cast of Aladdin, presented by Greenbrook Pantomime Society. (s)

Aladdin, Greenbrook Pantomime Society

Last year - 2016 - thundered by, shattering truths and shredding expectations. January, in contrast, tends to drip by.
Theatre and Comedy
The cast of pantomime Beauty and the Beast. (s)

A spell of seasonal magic

Burnley Pantomime Society will transform the Mechanics stage into the magical world of Beauty and the Beast.

Theatre and Comedy
The cast of Aladdin, to be presented by Greenbrook Pantomime Society. (s)

Classic panto opens tonight

Greenbrook Pantomime Society is kicking off the panto season with a twist on a classic tale.

Theatre and Comedy
AC/DC Experience are Back in Black(pool)

AC/DC Experience are Back in Black(pool)

Arguably the biggest AC/DC tribute band in the country, have announced two homecoming gigs in Blackpool.

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The big showbiz quiz

Big showbiz quiz 2016

From dancing politicians to showbiz bust-ups, 2016 has been a busy one in the world of celebrity.

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The cast of Greenbrook Pantomime Society's Aladdin. (s)

Modern twist on a classic tale

Greenbrook Pantomime Society is spinning the classic tale of Aladdin to uplift audiences next month.

Theatre and Comedy
George Michael

Tributes to George Michael from his 1980s friends and rivals

Star names from the 1980s pop scene were among those hailing the impact of George Michael, who died on Christmas Day aged 53.
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George Michael

Ex-Wham singer George Michael dies aged 53

Pop superstar George Michael has died peacefully at home, his publicist said.
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Status Quo guitarist Rick Parfitt

Status Quo guitarist Rick Parfitt dies from severe infection aged 68

Status Quo guitarist Rick Parfitt has died after suffering from a severe infection at the age of 68, his manager has said.

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Showzam, Blackpool

What fun lies ahead in 2017?

After the fast-paced antics of Christmas, the new year can look gloomy. But it’s time to get your new diaries out and pencil in some dates as here is our guide of upcoming events to look forward to:
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Basics Junior Theatre Schools Shooting Stars performing in Take Me Back. (s)

Cast mature beyond its years

You’d expect, at eight years-old, a performer would provide only a sketch of a character, like the pinpricks in a face, not yet weathered by time.

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Jimmy Osmond who is set to perform at Burnley Mechanics Theatre for the second year running.

Jimmy does it all for the love of his loyal Lancashire fans

He is the original "long haired lover from Liverpool" who won the hearts of  a generation of screaming young fans in the 70s.

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Santa at Haigh Hall

Top 10 things to do at the weekend

Here is our guide of upcoming events this weekend.
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Burnley Youth Theatre is hosting an inter-school talent competition. (s)

New inter-school talent competition

A youth theatre group is hosting an inter-school talent competition between high schools in Burnley, Hyndburn and Pendle next year.

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Croston Fair

Top 10 things to do in Lancashire at the weekend

Here is a list of upcoming events this weekend.
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