Health & Wellbeing Events
Monday, 9th October  |  11am-2pm  |  Trinity Methodist Church, Pemberton
Thursday, 19th October  |  11am-2pm  |  St Richard's Parish, Atherton
Friday, 20th October  |  11am-2pm  |  Leigh Miners Welfare Institute, Leigh

Join us and other local partners for health checks for people 40-74, stalls from over 50s groups, bargains from our charity shop and lots of useful information about how to stay well. Click on the above location links for more details.


Former Forces SupportAged Veterans, Friends and Family Get Together LEIGH SPORTS VILLAGE Every Thursday 1pm-3pm  Come and join us at Leigh Community Trust for Darts,Dominoes, Pub Games, Help With Getting Online, Old TimeSing Alongs and Songs, Old Films, Arts and Craft, Photography,Indoor Bowls, Work on our Community Allotment,Trips Out and many other activities. For further info:TEL 07562116612 No need to book, just turn up.


Put the Fizz back into Fridays with some gentle activity, socialising and a nutrious meal.Bowl & Plate at Garswood Hall Bowling and Community Club Nicol Road Ashton. From  7th April then every Friday 11 am - 2pm. Contact tel 01942 727976 for further info. 

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New opportunity Walking Football for Beginners every Thurs 10.30 -12.00 at the Soccerdome in Wigan. Run by Inspiring Healthy Lifestyles Wigan.  Aimed at men wanting to ease themselves back into exercise. Contact Stephen Dixon 01942 828511 or email for further information.


Moazaic Cafe Mount  Zion I. M. Church Ormskirk Road Pemberton First Monday of every month 2-4pm cost £2.00 per person. This is a dementia friendly event offering  board/table games, musical activities,craft activities, chair based execise and visiting speakers.  For more details contact Barry Hart (Minister) 01942 215745/07759 790005.   


Cafe/drop in Centre The Hub St Mark's Church Victoria Street, Newtown, Wigan . Every 3rd Monday of the month. For carers and those they care call in for refreshments and activites. £2.00 per session. No need to book just drop in.


Higher Folds Lunch Club at Higher Folds Sports and Social Club Kensington Drive Leigh. Every Monday 10.00am - 1.30 pm. Tea biscuits and games followed by a 2 course lunch and bingo. Cost £3.50. Contact Jacquie on 01942 678441 for more information and to book your place.


Chair Yoga  A gentle session for all abilities. At the Pelican Centre Tyldesley. Mondays 11:30am -12:30pm. Cost £2.50 Enquiries 01942 673495 


DEN's Line Dancing for abosolute beginners. Dorset Road Community Centre Atherton M46 9GJ. Wednesday 3pm -4.30pm Cost £3.00  Contact by text 07756 793174 for more info.


A Celebration of our Mining Heritage. An exhibition at St Peter's Church Firs Lane Leigh  Fri 29th Sept 6pm-8pm. Sat 30th Sept 10am -4 pm . Finishing with a Celebratory Gathering Sun 1st Oct 2pm -3.30pm Free event.


Swingtime Big Band in association with Wigan  Jazz Club. Sunday 8th Oct Whelley Ex Service Men's Club Wigan This is a free event. Admission by ticket only to be allocated on a first come first served basis. Tickets availble from Age UK Wigan Borough's main office Market Street Wigan from 1st Sept 2017. 


Health & Wellbeing Events Health Checks for 40-74 year olds; stalls to provide information and adivce on a range of subjects plus entertainment and free refreshments. Monday 9th October Trinity Methodist Church Pemberton Wigan WN5 ODS 11:00am - 2:00pm. Thursday 19th October  St Richards Parish Centre Mayfield Street Atherton M46 0AQ 11:00am-2:00pm and Friday 20th October Leigh Miners Welfare Insitute Kirby Road Leigh WN7 4EF 1:00pm-3:00pm.


Halloween Social  Hesketh Manor Atherton Friday 27th October 1pm-3pm. Entertainment/Buffet and Bingo. Cost £3.00 plus extra for Bingo. Admission by ticket only.


Christmas Party Friday 8th December 1pm-3pm Queens Hall Market Street Wigan. Disco and buffet. Cost £3.00 Admission by ticket only. Places limited. Tickets availble from Age UK Wigan Borough's main office Market Street Wigan.


Christmas Carol Concert St Mary the Virgin Church, Leigh. Wednesday 13th December 1pm-2pm . Free event all welcome.