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Events December 2016

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Event
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13 mar 2012 - 31 dec 2017
TITANIC AND LIVERPOOL: THE UNTOLD STORY (Exhibition)
Merseyside Maritime Museum, Albert Dock, Liverpool, Merseyside, L3 4AQ
To mark the centenary of the sinking of the Titanic, this compelling exhibition explores Liverpool's central role in the Titanic story. This exhibition is part of the Liverpool and the World exhibition series, part-funded by the European Union. Tel: 0151 478 4499; Ticket Tariff: Free
26 jun 2015 - 11 dec 2016
Broken Lives: slavery in modern India (Exhibition)
International Slavery Museum, 3rd Floor of Merseyside Maritime Museum, Albert Dock, Liverpool L3 4AX
Slavery still exists. Even though it is illegal throughout the world today, contemporary forms of slavery can be found in almost every country. Broken Lives: slavery in modern India provides a window into the experiences of Dalits and others who are being exploited and abused through modern slavery in India. Tel: 0151 478 4499; Ticket Tariff: FREE
24 oct 2015 - 1 feb 2017
Transformation: One Man’s Cross-Dressing Wardrobe (Exhibition)
Walker Art Gallery, William Brown St, Liverpool, L3 8EL
This ground-breaking display, the first of its kind in a British museum, will feature 16 garments from the collection of Peter Farrer. Born in 1926, Peter has been cross-dressing since he was 14. The display will include highlights from his historic and modern collection of cross-dressing clothes. Ticket tariff: Free
11 mar 2016 - 1 sep 2017
Reel Stories: Liverpool and the Silver Screen
Museum of Liverpool, Liverpool Waterfront, Woodside - Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1DG
Reel Stories is a special exhibition of more than 40 original film posters and memorabilia celebrating Liverpool’s starring role in films from the past 60 years. Tel: 0151 478 4545; Ticket Tariff: FREE
24 jun 2016 - 8 jan 2017
Picasso Linocuts (Exhibition)
Lady Lever Art Gallery, Port Sunlight Village, Lower Rd, Wirral CH62 5EQ
17 large linocut prints by Pablo Picasso (1881-1973) will be displayed for the first time outside the British Museum. Linocutting was a technique that Picasso explored in the late 1950s and early 1960s and the prints included in this exhibition were made in 1962 when Picasso was 80 years old. The artworks featured will include prints from the 'Jacqueline Reading' series - his wife and muse - and the 'Still Life under the Lamp' series. Tel: 0151 478 4136; Ticket Tariff: FREE
14 oct 2016 - 26 feb 2017
Gifts For the Gods: Animal Mummies Revealed (Exhibition)
World Museum Liverpool, William Brown Library and Museum, William Brown St, Liverpool L3 8EN
This fascinating exhibition explores ancient Egyptian animal mummies, prepared in their millions as votive offerings to the gods. Discover the background behind this religious practice in the context of life in ancient Egypt and the environment in which the animals lived. Featuring mummified specimens such as jackals, crocodiles, cats and birds, the exhibition will also include a recreation of a subterranean animal catacomb, creating an immersive and atmospheric experience! Ticket Tariff: FREE
19 nov 2016 - 5 mar 2017
May The Toys Be With You
The Atkinson, Lord Street, Southport PR8 1DB
From a Galaxy far, far away comes an absolute must see for fans of Star Wars or cinema history. May The Toys Be With You is one of the country’s finest Star Wars collections of memorabilia, toys and posters owned by collector Matt Fox. The toys and collectables from this period, including X-wings, lightsabers, posters and figures will all be on display in this magical exhibition for families of all ages to enjoy together. Come and see why Star Wars has earned its place in our cultural history. Ticket Tariff: £3 adult / £2 child / £8 family of 4 (1 must be an adult)
25 nov 2016 - 14 jan 2017
SCOUSE OF THE RISING SUN (Comedy)
Royal Court, 1 Roe Street, Liverpool, L1 1HL
Liverpool's Royal Court Christmas show is back! The Royal Court Christmas show is an annual fun-fest that has had audiences laughing and singing along for the last seven years. Tickets always sell fast so book soon or miss out! Don't be mental, mental Chicken Oriental - get down to The Court! Age advisory 16+ Some strong language. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
26 nov 2016 - 21 jan 2017
BEAUTY & THE BEAST (Family Event)
Everyman, 13 Hope St, Liverpool, North England L1 9BH
Legendary double-act Adam Keast and Francis Tucker will be back once again bringing you to your feet to dance, cheer and avoid a soaking. With a live band, plenty of belly laughs and more than a few surprises Beauty & the Beast is the perfect festive treat. So dig out your laughing trousers, break out the glitter and wave your flashing wand as the legendary Rock 'n' Roll panto shakes, rattles and growls at the Everyman once more! Ticket Tariff: Varies from £11.60 to £22.00
29 nov - 3 dec
NUTCRACKER 2016 (Ballet)
Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 1JE
On a sparkling Christmas Eve in a frost-dusted Edwardian London, Clara and her enchanted Nutcracker doll discover a magical world, where she battles with the Mouse King and meets a handsome stranger. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £12.00 to £60.40
30 nov - 4 dec
DISNEY ON ICE PRESENTS FROZEN (Family Event)
ECHO Arena, Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, L3 4FP
Enter a fantastical winter wonderland beyond imagination when Disney On Ice presents Frozen. The heartwarming Academy Award®-winning tale you love is now a full length production live on ice and skating into Liverpool from 30 November - 4 December. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £22.00 to £28.00
thu 1
Christmas Decorating (Social Event)
Marine Drive, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1RY
Carols, Mulled Wine, Mince Pies, glitter and fun. Join us hanging up baubles and dressing the tree. Tel: 01704 530840; Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
thu 1
THE SENSATIONAL 60'S EXPERIENCE (Concert)
Southport Theatre, Promenade, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0DZ
Returning by huge popular demand, for one night only. Seven legendary names take to the stage and deliver to you a night never to be forgotten. With the definite feel good factor this is must see 60's show for 2016. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £28.65 to £31.65
thu 1
THE SEARCHERS (Concert)
The Brindley, High Street, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1BG
The Searchers remarkable career continues. With such classic hits as, Sweets For My Sweet, Needles and Pins, Don't Throw Your Love Away; Sugar and Spice and When You Walk In The Room they have contributed enormously in establishing the UK as the world's leading nation in the music industry. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
2 dec - 7 jan
LITTLE RED AND THE BIG BAD WOLF (Family Event)
Unity Theatre, 1 Hope Place, Liverpool, L1 9BG
Join this Christmas for funny, inventive show filled with music, dance and song. Continuing Unity's successful partnershipship with acclaimed children's theatre company Action Transport Theatre, don't miss this theatrical family festive feast! Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
fri 2
THE JOHNNY CASH ROADSHOW (Concert)
Southport Theatre, Promenade, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0DZ
The UK's No1 Tribute, fronted by respected singer/songwriter Clive John, with The Spirit Band, re-create with astounding accuracy and truly capture the essence of what it was like to be at a real Cash show!Ticket Tariff: Varies from £20.90 to £24.90
fri 2 - sat 3
THE FAULTY TOWERS THE DINING EXPERIENCE (Day Out)
The Brindley, High Street, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1BG
Born in 1997, Faulty Towers The Dining Experience is a fully immersive, highly improvised and site-specific piece of comedy theatre that continues to be acclaimed around the world by audiences and critics alike. It opened a residency in London's West End in 2012 and continues there still, ranking consistently high in TripAdvisor's top London theatre listings. Ticket TAriff: Contact the Venue
fri 2
STAND BY ME - THE BEN E KING & DRIFTERS (Concert)
The Brindley, High Street, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1BG
Stand By Me is the phenomenal musical history of one of the biggest selling bands of all time. The icons, challenges, controversy and conflicts, told through anecdotes of former members on screen, sit alongside the vast succession of more than 50 hits over the last six decades, including Under the Boardwalk, Saturday Night at the Movies, Up on the Roof, On Broadway and many more. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
fri 2
The Swingin Bricks - Live (Concert)
Fox and Goose, 8 Cable Street, Southport, PR9 0DF
Rockabilly/Rock n' Roll comes to Southport! These guys are amazing not to be missed. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
3 dec 2016 - 8 jan 2017
ALADDIN 2016 - 2017 (Family Event)
Theatre Royal, Corporation Street, St.Helens. Merseyside. WA10 1LQ
St. Helens Theatre Royal invites you on a magical carpet ride this Christmas time when the amazing panto Aladdin swoops into the theatre to take audiences on another sparkling adventure. With an fabulous all-star cast to be announced, make sure that you've booked your place in the cave of wonders, ready to shout 'Open Sesame'. Ticket TAriff: Varies from £13.00 to £63.00
sat 3
Trollbangers Live (Concert)
Fox and Goose, 8 Cable Street, Southport, PR9 0DF
Getting totally Trollied at the Fox and Goose is what you're gonna do! Get your troll feet on and dance the dance of rock to your favourite Troll Tunes. First one to leave buys all the beer at the next gig ;-) Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
sat 3
Christmas Ladies Night
Broad Lane, Liverpool, L11 1AJ
It's Chriiiiiiiistttttmaaaaassssss! And what better way to celebrate it than with the company who specialises in Ladies Night! We're bringing out the big guns again for this one and we want you to join us. We've got comedy, amazing singers, strippers, topless waiters, food, games and prizes and much more! Ticket Tariff: £15.00
sun 4
THE BOOTLEG BEATLES (Concert)
Philharmonic Hall, Hope Street, Liverpool, L1 9BP
'The world's most successful and longest running tribute band ever' - they have been touring longer than The Beatles ever did themselves! The Bootleg Beatles bring the sounds and the atmosphere of the Beatles to life with as much authenticity as is humanly possible. Ticket TAriff: £31.00
sun 4
Crosby RDA Christmas Fair
Crosby Hall Home Farm, Back Lane, Little Crosby, L23 4UA
Crosby RDA are holding their annual Christmas Fair on the 4 December, a Christmas market and a special festive feel. Join us to browse the gift stalls, enjoy a festive afternoon of fun. Help us to raise vital funds for our volunteer run therapy activities.
sun 4
SOTNW - Southport X-Mas Parade for Springbrook Children's Home
Marine Drive, Southport, PR8 1RX
Supercars of the Northwest are taking part in the 2016 Southport Christmas Parade for Springbrook Children's Home in Woodvale. Information will continually be posted
mon 5
THE HOUGHTON WEAVERS 2016 (Concert)
Theatre Royal, Corporation Street, St.Helens. Merseyside. WA10 1LQ
The UK's premier comedy/folk group, The Weavers have been at the forefront of the country's music scene for over three decades with a hectic concert schedule. Since cutting their teeth in folk clubs in their native North West, they have enjoyed non-stop success, with a great following at their concerts, and a large fan club with members worldwide. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £11.00 to £12.50
tue 6
MARCUS BRIGSTOCKE (Comedy)
St George's Hall , St George's Place, Liverpool L1 1JJ
Marus Brigstocke: Why The Long Face ? One of Britain's finest comedians and broadcasters, Marcus's talent was noted early on in his career in 1996 when he won the BBC New Comedian Award at the Edinburgh Festival. He is now regarded as a major comedy, writing & acting talent, performing stand up nationally to sell out audiences around the UK & globally at international comedy festivals. Ticket Tariff: £17.60
wed 7
RICHARD ASHCROFT (Concert)
ECHO Arena, Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, L3 4FP
The voice of the anthemic classic 'Bittersweet Symphony', former Verve vocalist Richard Ashcroft has successfully carved out an impressive solo career. Four albums in, he continues to possess all the arrogance of the Gallaghers while still delivering sensitive and melancholy lyrics. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £35.00 to £45.00
8 dec 2016 - 8 jan 2017
ALADDIN (Family Event)
Epstein Theatre, Hanover House, 85 Hanover Street, Liverpool, L1 3DZ
LHK Productions have developed a stunning reputation for bringing family friendly pantomimes to a whole new generation of theatregoers; adding a modern twist to this much loved form of entertainment. Each production is made up of dazzling sets, sparkling costumes and filled laugh a minute script, brilliant songs and exquisite trade-mark choreography. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £18.70 to £22.00
thu 8
Detention Presents : Geordie Shore Xmas Party
St Helens Road, Ormskirk, L39 4QP
Join us on the 8th December as we are celebring Christmas GEORDIE STYLE! The theme will be Sexy Santas Vs Naughty Elves! On the night we will be joined by: KYLE AND JAMES! Tickets for this are on sale now! skiddle.com/e/12857026
fri 9 - sat 31
SNOW WHITE 2016 (Family Event)
Southport Theatre, Promenade, Southport, Merseyside, PR9 0DZ
Starring Home and Away legend Lynne McGranger as the Wicked Queen, with a magical appearance from CBeebies' Justin Fletcher in the Magic Mirror (video projection), Snow White is a fairytale panto full of music and traditional slapstick humour, an unforgettable Christmas treat. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £13.15 to £29.90
fri 9
Stipe a tribute to R.E.M Live (Concert)
Fox and Goose, 8 Cable Street, Southport, PR9 0DF
Stipe recreate the alt-rock awesomeness of R.E.M. As regular visitors to the festival scene, leading venues and with gigs into Europe, Stipe earned the praise of “Awesome” from R.E.M.’s own lead singer Michael Stipe. This is the definitive tribute to one of the biggest bands in rock music. They have performed the songs of R.E.M. to thousands of people worldwide. R.E.M. built a towering back catalogue that reached from the addictive highs of Shiny Happy People down to the reflective darkness of Everybody Hurts, covering all else in between. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
sat 10 - sat 31
SNOW WHITE 2016 (Family Event)
Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 1JE
Join them for a festive family adventure into an enchanted fairytale forest and meet all of your favourite characters along the way with this year's spectacular pantomime Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £11.00 to £49.00
sat 10
Fag Ash Lil Live (Concert)
Fox and Goose, 8 Cable Street, Southport, PR9 0DF
The amazing FAG ASH LIL - one of Southport's best rock bands! Come and support the guys rocking the Fox. Pre Christmas warm up. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
sat 10
Croxteth Hall Christmas Ghost Hunt
Liverpool, L12 0
Croxteth Hall Christmas Ghost Hunt in Liverpool has always recently been a favourite for ghost hunters with over an interest in spooky venues. Croxteth Hall Christmas Ghost Hunt has exclusive access to rooms which may have been left in a time which was did not remember. Over the last five years of the building ghosts and spirits have been caught on online video. Now it's our friends chance to catch something on this event. While our guests on this event you will be joined by us on vigils. During the vigils we will be by using a number of ghost hunting devices that can find spirit activity. You may have the chance to participate during the vigils and experience using a number of the paranormal equipment.
sat 10
Who Let the Santas Out?!
Derby Park, Liverpool
Brass band performing Christmas carols, festive fun run/walk (1K) with automatic raffle entry, 'Name the Teddy' 'Pass the Parcel' and 'Jingle in the box' games with prizes, mince pies, hot chocolate, pony rides and Christmas crafts (making angel wings and pinecone decorations, all materials supplied).
sat 10
Santa Saves Christmas
The Atkinson, Lord Street, Southport PR8 1DB
Who can save the magic of Christmas? Fairy Flossy’s wand has stopped working, Cinderella’s glass slipper is broken and what has happened to the magic in Aladdin’s lamp? It looks as though Christmas might have to be cancelled… Join Fairy Flossy amd Pompom the Penguin as they meet Father Christmas himself at his home in the North Pole and help Santa Save Christmas! Plus every child will receive a present from Father Christmas in our special meet, greet and treat, after the most Christmassy Christmas show ever – HO-HO-HO! Songs include festive favourites The Twelve Days Of Christmas, Jingle Bells, When Santa Got Stuck Up The Chimney, We Wish You A Merry Christmas and many more! Santa Saves Christmas is a festive, interactive, song-filled show family show particularly suitable for 2-7 year olds. It lasts 40 minutes followed by a special meet, greet and treat with Father Christmas! Ticket Tariff: £9.50 / £7.50 children / £30 family ticket plus booking fee
sun 11
The Kazimier Festive Arkade
3 Regent Road, Liverpool, L3 7BX
The Invisible Wind Factory will host a seasonal Festive Arkade market on Sunday 11th December, in the spirit of the Kazimier club's Christmas Kazmarts over the past few winters. Making use of our large indoor space, the IWF will provide a trading zone for all manner of local doing-it-themselves makers, sellers, food-and-craft-venders. The cathedral will become the marketplace. IWF Studio members will be exhibiting, along with a selection of in-house gift ideas, too.
sun 11
The Kazimier Festive Arkade
3 Regent Road, Liverpool, L3 7BX
The Invisible Wind Factory will host a seasonal Festive Arkade market on Sunday 11th December, in the spirit of the Kazimier club's Christmas Kazmarts over the past few winters. Making use of our large indoor space, the IWF will provide a trading zone for all manner of local doing-it-themselves makers, sellers, food-and-craft-venders. The cathedral will become the marketplace. IWF Studio members will be exhibiting, along with a selection of in-house gift ideas, too. Our trademark mulls and other hot drinks will be available on arrival. Watch this space as we add table-top independents to the event page over the coming months. If you're interested in hiring a table, please email george@thekazimier.co.uk
tue 13
CHRISTMAS GOTHIC (Show)
The Brindley, High Street, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1BG
Christmas: a time to remember the past, celebrate the present, and look to the future. A time of ghosts. Come in from the cold and enter into the Christmas spirit as a dark and spectral woman tells haunting tales of the festive season, lighting a candle to the frailties of human nature and illuminating the cold and chilling depths of the bleak, wintry dark. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
wed 14
THE HUMAN LEAGUE (Concert)
Philharmonic Hall, Hope Street, Liverpool, L1 9BP
Formed in the late 1970s by Sheffield-based computer programmers Ian Craig Marsh and Martyn Ware, Human League evolved into one of the seminal 80s electro pop bands. Fronted by former hospital porter, Philip Oakey - and featuring dancers Susan Ann Sulley and Joanne Catherall - the band went on to record some of the most influential songs of the decade. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
thu 15
ANDRE RIEU IN LIVERPOOL 2016 (Classical)
ECHO Arena, Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, L3 4FP
His concerts are unique, his secret: The joy of music! André Rieu together with his 60 piece Johann Strauss Orchestra and many international soloists returns to Echo Arena Liverpool on Thursday 15 December, to enthuse fans with his humorous and a colorful new program. With 600.000 viewers per year, André Rieu´s World tours appear regularly among the Top 25 of the Billboard Tours. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £50.00 to £105.00
thu 15
JENNY COLQUITT (Concert)
The Brindley, High Street, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1BG
Singer/ songwriter Jenny Colquitt is a local musician with big dreams. Inspired by the spellbinding vocal talents of some of the greats, this acoustic session offers a pastiche of the soulful sounds of Eva Cassidy and the raw rock edge of Alanis Morissette. She makes a return to the Brindley after two successful performances. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
fri 16 - sat 24
CINDERELLA (Family Event)
ECHO Arena, Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, L3 4FP
BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT FAVOURITES TRIP HAZARD ANNOUNCED AS FAIRY GODMOTHER AND 'DOG FATHER' IN ECHO ARENA LIVERPOOL'S CHRISTMAS PANTOMIME. This Christmas will see the magic of pantomime come to The Auditorium at Echo Arena Liverpool from the 16 - 24 December, with a star-studded production of Cinderella. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £9.95 to £68.00
fri 16
25 YEARS OF REEVES & MORTIMER (Comedy)
ECHO Arena, Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, L3 4FP
Reeves and Mortimer are an English comedy duo that have been entertaining the British public for years and years. A double act that has stood the test of time (so far!), they continue to leave us in stitches to this day. The 'alternatives to alternative' comedy, Reeves and Mortimer celebrate 25 years together by returning to tour the UK with their critically acclaimed The Poignant Moments show. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £33.00 to £39.00
fri 16
TOM SPENCE AT CHRISTMAS (Classical & Opera)
St George's Hall , St George's Place, Liverpool L1 1JJ.
Classical Crossover Tenor Tom Spence presents his ever popular Christmas Concert in the beautiful surroundings of St Georges Hall Concert Room. Join Tom & his special guests for a fabulous evening of music, with a host of wonderful songs featuring festive favourites to really fill you with Christmas spirit, powerful musical theatre performances, crowd pleasing sing alongs & roasing operatic standards. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £9.00 to £15.00
fri 16 - mon 19
SANTA SAVES CHRISTMAS (Family Event)
The Brindley, High Street, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1BG
Who can save the magic of Christmas? Fairy Flossy's wand has stopped working, Cinderella's glass slipper is broken and what has happened to the magic in Aladdin's lamp? It looks as though Christmas might have to be cancelled... Join Fairy Flossy and Pompom the Penguin as they meet Father Christmas himself at his home in the North Pole and help Santa Save Christmas! Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
fri 16
TAKE PHAT & CHRISTMAS PARTY! (Concert)
The Brindley, High Street, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1BG
The Phatest tribute to Take That around, with a full show of music and costume changes from the early days of Take That all they way through to present day. A show not to be missed and not easy to forget. The BIGGEST Take Phat tribute return for another great Christmas show with all proceeds to Alzeimer's Research UK. Early booking is advised. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
sat 17
Christmas Party (Social Event)
Marine Drive, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1RY
Shenanigans for all the family! Buffet, silly games, Santa, gifts and carols, all rounded off with an alternative Panto by the West Lancs Players. Tel: 01704 530840; Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
sat 17
RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SHOW (Concert)
ECHO Arena, Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, L3 4FP
Radio City rocked the Echo Arena with a huge line up of your favourite artists at their 2015 Christmas live gig. They will be back here in December 2016 for another fantastic Christmas party. Get your early bird tickets now for Radio City Christmas Live on Saturday 17 December 2016. Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £27.50 to £79.00
17 dec 2016 - 15 jan 2017
CINDERELLA (Family Event)
The Brindley, High Street, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1BG
Book early and get the best seats in the house for our annual festive Pantomime. This year, it's everybod'ys favourite Panto Cinderella. It's sure to have the usual spectacular scenery, dazzling costumes, hilarious jokes, singlalong songs and fun for all the family. Watch this space for details of their wonderful cast. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
sat 17
Pink Floydian (Concert)
Fox and Goose, 8 Cable Street, Southport, PR9 0DF
Pink Floydian are a Manchester based Pink Floyd tribute band recreating the amazing sounds of the original Pink Floyd recordings and stage shows. Ticket Tariff: £6.00 - £8.00
sun 18
ROD STEWART HITS 2016 (Concert)
ECHO Arena, Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, L3 4FP
The 'From Gasoline Alley to Another Country Hits 2016 will give fans the chance to see him perform a set of both classics and new hits including 'You Wear It Well', 'Da Ya Think I'm Sexy', 'Baby Jane', 'The First Cut is the Deepest', 'I Don't Want To Talk About It', and 'Tonight's The Night'. Not only that, he will play his hits off his most recent platinum-selling albums 'Time' and 'Another Country'. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £69.00 to £83.50
sun 18
CHRISTMAS WITH BLAKE (Concert)
The Brindley, High Street, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1BG
During this 2 hour stage spectacular Blake perform an eclectic range of Yuletide songs, taken from their Christmas album. Since the group formed in 2007, Blake have become a regular fixture on the UK Christmas TV schedules, including festive song performances on BBC Breakfast, This Morning, The One Show, Alan Titchmarsh Show and Songs of Praise. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
mon 19
THE BIG BAND AT CHRISTMAS (Concert)
The Brindley, High Street, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1BG
Enjoy all your favourite Christmas songs with the dynamic Big Band treatment from Glenn Miller, Sinatra, Basie, Nat King Cole.! As seen at Dame Vera Lynn's Charity Ball & Blackpool Tower Ballroom. Featuring Simone from the Ivy Benson Orchestra, and Chris Smith (Jnr) composer and arranger for the BBC Radio Big Band, Herb Miller Big Band (Glenn's brother), plus Tony Bennett's trombonist! Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
mon 19 - wed 21
Dj Tasker's Tiny Talent Competition
Fox and Goose, 8 Cable Street, Southport, PR9 0DF
Dj Tasker's Tiny Talent Competition - for 3 nights only DJ Tasker wil be searching for Southports next big superstar...could this be you.. come down and claim your 5 minutes of fame - you can take the stage and sing or dance or tell a joke.. its TASKER'S TINY TALENT COMPETITION. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
tue 20
BEST EVER CHRISTMAS SHOW + THE STORY OF JACK FROST (Family Event)
ECHO Arena, Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, L3 4FP
Get ready for a Christmas extravaganza like you've never seen before because the BEST EVER CHRISTMAS SHOW is on its way to Echo Arena Liverpool! A big, brilliant, fun-filled festive extravaganza with songs, snow and of course Santa. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £16.20 to £36.00
wed 21 - thu 22
A CHRISTMAS CAROL (Show)
St George's Hall , St George's Place, Liverpool L1 1JJ.
Performed by Charles Dickens' great, great grandson Gerald Dickens. They are delighted to welcome back this incredibly talented actor who brings to life this timeless story, Dickens has received rave reviews from the Liverpool Echo and has sold out every time he performs here in the North West, you are mesmerised as he takes you through the twists and turns of the Ghosts of Christmas past and present always culminating in a standing ovation. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £18.50 to £19.50
wed 21 - thu 22
The Lion, The Witch & the Wardrobe
The Atkinson, Lord Street, Southport PR8 1DB
Open the wardrobe doors, push through the fur coats and enter the wondrous land of Narnia. When four young evacuees Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy are sent to a grand country mansion, they discover a portal to a new world through a mysterious old wardrobe. Journey with the four siblings to Narnia, an enchanting land where mythical creatures roam and animals speak. Meet the adorable Mr Tumnus and his whimsical friends, as they team up with majestic lion Aslan to defeat the White Witch and save the land from her forces of evil. Ticket Tariff: £15, £12.50 concessions, £50 family plus booking fee
thu 22
CINDERELLA - SIGNED PERFORMANCE (Family Event)
The Brindley, High Street, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1BG
This performance of Cinderella will feature British Sign Language throughout. Please note, this will not cause disruption of the panto for audience members not requiring British Sign Language. This year's Pantomime is everybod'ys favourite Cinderella. It's sure to have the usual spectacular scenery, dazzling costumes and fun for all the family. Watch this space for details of our wonderful cast. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
thu 22
A- I- M Live (Concert)
Fox and Goose, 8 Cable Street, Southport, PR9 0DF
4 rock covers members from Blood Brothers Twin Lizzy,Mothers Ruin,RiffRaff David : vox Daz,Kol/Luis; Bass Ian: Guitar Aaron/James:Drums 4 piece ROCK COVERS; Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
fri 23
STATUS QUO (Concert)
ECHO Arena, Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, L3 4FP
In February 2016, Status Quo announced that this year would see their last full-on electric shows. Now the band have unveiled that the last date of this iconic "The Last Night Of The Electrics" tour will be at our very own Echo Arena Liverpool. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
fri 23
Violet JOKER - exclusive in the UK
Fox and Goose, 8 Cable Street, Southport, PR9 0DF
Spawned from the depths of HELL Violet Joker will blow your mind; Forget christmas - LET'S ROCK Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
sat 24
WHITE CHRISTMAS (Cinema)
The Brindley, High Street, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1BG
Enjoy the classic Christmas film in festively decorated Studio. The musical romantic comedy film from 1954 starring Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, and Vera-Ellen. It features the songs of Irving Berlin, including a version of the title song White Christmas. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
sat 24
Thrust - Live Rock (Concert)
Fox and Goose, 8 Cable Street, Southport, PR9 0DF
It's Christmas Eve - ho ho ho... Santa is mad busy so he sent his happy elves from Thrust the band to bring joy to the Fox on a fine Christmas eve. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
tue 27
RED CUP Christmas PARTY
Fox and Goose, 8 Cable Street, Southport, PR9 0DF
Festival Jollies and loads of fun with our RED CUP PARTY. Featuring - DJ playing the Christmas hits. Cash Prize - BEER PONG COMPETITION; Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
wed 28
DIRTY SANTA - exclusive
Fox and Goose, 8 Cable Street, Southport, PR9 0DF
So come down to the Fox and meet the man himself, sit on his lap and you might get a presssie from him, if you have been an extra good boy or girl (strictly over 18's) with dj playing the christmas hits its always going to be a great ngiht; Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
thu 29
Christmas Office Party
Fox and Goose, 8 Cable Street, Southport, PR9 0DF
Bring your staff down to the Fox and Goose to party with us. Office party - or which ever - we have dj - karaoke - festive drinks. Come down and join the fun. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
fri 30
CINDERELLA - RELAXED PERFORMANCE (Family Event)
The Brindley, High Street, Runcorn, Cheshire WA7 1BG
The relaxed performance aims to give those who otherwise might feel excluded the chance to experience live theatre. It creates a welcoming, less formal atmosphere to help reduce anxiety levels. Some of the loud, bright elements will be reduced and strobe lighting and pyrotechnics will be removed. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
fri 30
Restless Angels Live (Concert)
Fox and Goose, 8 Cable Street, Southport, PR9 0DF
Restless Angels are the reincarnation of 70s prog rock band Restless. Only Mick Cooper survives from the original band. Amazing local band, keeping live music alive, dont miss these guys live at the Fox; Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
sat 31
New Years Eve Ball (Social Event)
Marine Drive, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1RY
The WLYC annual glamorous Black Tie Dinner Dance. Bring in the New Year with friends and dancing to Martin Paul & Paula Anne. Tel: 01704 530840; Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
31 dec 2016 - 2 jan 2017
LIVERPOOL INTERNATIONAL HORSE SHOW (Day Out)
ECHO Arena, Kings Dock, Liverpool Waterfront, L3 4FP
Organisers are delighted to announce that the Equestrian.com Liverpool International Horse Show - an exciting and spectacular new entry on the British sporting calendar - will make its eagerly-awaited return to Echo Arena from 31 December 2016 - 2 January 2017. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £11.50 to £255.00
sat 31
New Years Eve - 2016
Fox and Goose, 8 Cable Street, Southport, PR9 0DF
Rocking you into 2017 the Fox and Goose offer you an amzing night with two amazing bands - THE LAZZY BAND kicking off early to rock you into 2017 classic rock anthems. Followed by SO GREEN - early 2017 morning rocking with those big dancefloor classic. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
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