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How to make Rick Stein's fish tacos with chilli and coriander

You may not want to share these tasty morsels.
Whats on
Poulton Dramas cast of Be My Baby

Tale of survival and hope with swinging 60s sounds

Poulton Drama stage their autumn production this week - Be My Baby

Theatre and Comedy
Katie Markham dons the black dress of Adele

Artists pay tribute to modern musical icons at the Grand Theatre

There’s a triple bill of tributes to singing sensations at the Grand Theatre this weekend.
Has Jim changed his tune on Blackpool?

Does reflective Jim Davidson regret bashing Blackpool now times have changed?

When comic Jim Davidson comes to Viva Blackpool on Wednesday, he may have a bit of grovelling to do.

Theatre and Comedy
John Bishop brings Winging It tour to Blackpool

John Bishop will be 'Winging It' at the Blackpool Opera House

He may be flying high as one of the nation’s favourite comedians, but John Bishop’s keeping his feet firmly on the ground - as his latest tour returns to Blackpool for a second time.
Theatre and Comedy
There will be lots of festive goodies to be had at Crafty Vintage in Scorton

Things to do (November 24 to 26)

There are some great events coming up, some festive, some not:

Whats on
Kara Lily Hayworth as Cilla Black

Review: Cilla the musical at Manchester Palace Theatre

Much like Cilla's career, the start of her musical at Manchester's Palace started with a slight technical hitch but it did little to dampen the brilliance of what followed.

Theatre and Comedy

Lancashire recommends... wine bars

Here is a list of the top wine bars in Lancashire
Chorley Christmas market

Where are this year's Christmas markets in Lancashire?

Here is a round up of festive markets in the region.
Paul Metcalfe as Rod Stewart, in Some Guys Have All The Luck, which is coming to Blackpool Grand Theatre

Paul Metcalfe’s tribute to Rod Stewart at Blackpool’s Grand Theatre

There could hardly be a more fitting title to a show chronicling and celebrating the music of rock icon Rod Stewart than ‘Some Guys Have All The Luck’.

Tubbies say Eh-oh to friends on stage at Palace Theatre Manchester

TELETUBBIES LIVE, Palace Theatre, Manchester
Theatre and Comedy
St Elisabeths Parish Church Choir

Lights of Love event for Derian House

Blackburn Cathedral will open its doors for a very special service of celebration for Derian House Children’s Hospice.
The Desperado and A Noose for the Desperado by Clifton Adams

Book review: The Desperado and A Noose for the Desperado by Clifton Adams

In two masterfully written, fast-paced Westerns reprinted from the 1950s, a hot-headed teenager on the run from the law becomes a bandit... and the fastest gunman ever to come out of Texas.
The Perfect Victim by Corrie Jackson

Book review: The Perfect Victim by Corrie Jackson

From the cut and thrust of the newsroom to the scene of a grisly murder, reporter Sophie Kent is at the top of her game.
Apps for kids to explore the world of music

Top apps for introducing your kids to music

Want to introduce your child to music? There’s an app for that.
Dan Whiston

Dan’s delight at return to the Dancing On Ice rink

He’s got three winners’ trophies under his blades, so it’s fair to say that Dancing On Ice wouldn’t be the same without Dan Whiston.
Theatre and Comedy
Gin festival at the Tower Ballroom

Chin-chin to the return of celebration of all things gin

After a sell-out first Gin Festival at the Blackpool Tower Ballroom, the event’s return has now been announced.
Lowther Pavilion

Consider this a successful staging of theatrical classic

Oliver, Lowther Pavilion
Theatre and Comedy
Electric Cheese

Tom Hingley, Electric Cheese and Wemar to play in Chorley

Former lead vocalist of 80s and 90s hit band Inspiral Carpets, Tom Hingley, will host an acoustic set in Chorley next month.
The cast of Love, Lies and Records, including Ashley Jensen (second right)

Love, Lies and Records - Love, lies and too much more

My kids used to like a book called The Busy World of Richard Scarry, in which animals dressed as humans scurried about, going to work or enjoying their leisure time, all being terribly busy and pressed for time.

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