Get out and about in Chorley and South Ribble this week with these events.
CycleFest, Croston, Sunday, May 28
Calling all cycle fans, velo enthusiasts, day trippers, families and vintage and unusual bike owners - take your bike and join a parade through the village of Croston. There’s a planned start of 2pm for the parade, then it is back to the Velo Cafe for a barbecue with craft ales, Pimms bar and a chance to browse goods from local traders. Keep up to date by visting Twitter @twinlakescafe and Facebook.com/twinlakesvelocafe
G-Festival, Hoghton, Friday, May 26 until Sunday, May 28
The festival will have on offer over 20 real ales all sourced from Lancashire breweries. Being served alongside the ales there will be a range of ciders, continental fruit beers and lagers. Also lined up is some well-known local bands. It’s at Gregson Lane Sports Community Centre in Hoghton. Tickets are £5 per day or £12 for the weekend for adults; and £2 per day for children. To book call 01254 377456.
Spring Craft and Gift Fair, Whittle-le-Woods, Sunday, May 28
This event is being held at Whittle-Le-Woods Village Hall from 10.30am until 3.30pm. There will be local stalls to browse, plus children’s crafts. Admission is free. A family friendly event.
Day at the Races, Yarrow Valley, Monday, May 29
The Yarrow Valley boat race is back where you can make a boat with card board or plastic and with sticks of trees to sail. You can also enter the duck race. It’s starts at 10am, with races from 1pm. Admission is free.
Chorley Photographic Society Annual Exhibition, Astley, until Wednesday, May 31
Astley Hall is hosting this exhibition in the Art Gallery from 12pm until 4.30pm. This is an annual exhibition showcasing a mix of abilities and styles.