Take your pick from these events happening in Chorley and South Ribble over the coming days:
FREE: Chorley Flower Show, Chorley, Saturday, July 28 and Sunday, July 29
After the phenomenal success of last year, this fantastic event is back in Astley Park . All your favourite attractions will be returning with a wider variety of horticultural displays and trade stands. There will also be a number of exciting new additions, and don’t miss celebrity gardeners Adam Frost and Carol Klein. For more information visit www.chorleyflowershow.com
PAID: St Laurence’s Light Classics, Chorley, Sunday, July 29
Afternoon recital at St Laurence’s Church, featuring Alison Davies (mezzo-soprano) and Brian Williams (baritone). Starts 3pm. Tickets: £5 (inc. refreshments); children go free.
PAID: Pond Dipping and Mini Beast Hunt, Longton, Friday, July 27
Go along to Longton Brickcroft Nature Reserve for insects and creepy crawlies. All equipment provided, please dress appropriately. Admission £2. Booking essential call: 01772 625625.
FREE: Free Guided Ramble, Fishwick Bottoms, Wednesday, July 25
Park at the Capitol Centre, near Vue Cinema for a prompt 10am start. This three to six mile walk covers nearby Fishwick Bottoms. Suitable clothing and comfortable footwear required.
FREE: Buckshaw Monthly Indoor Market, Buckshaw Village, Sunday, July 29
Held on the last Sunday of each month inside Buckshaw Village Community Centre, with a great variety of stalls. Open from 1.45pm-until 5.30pm. Admission free.