What’s On

Pete Waterman
Pete Waterman

FIND out what’s going on in St Helens...

FRIDAY, MARCH 9: The Citadel’s regular under 18s club night, Overload, is back at the Water Street arts centre. Call the box office for more details.

SATURDAY, MARCH 10: A fund-raising concert for orphans in the Ukraine will be held at Prescot Community Church, Kemble Street, Prescot, Tickets priced £5 from 0151 493 0098. Doors open 7pm.

SATURDAY, MARCH 10: St Helens Sinfonietta holds its spring concert entitled Spring Delights, featuring Celia Hebron from 7.30 pm in the United Reform Church on Ormskirk Street in St. Helens Town Centre. Tickets are £12 for adults and half price for students (with Card) and under 16’s,and can be purchased in advance from Lyn Wallace (01744 600846) or Helen Free (01925 291273) or at the door.

SATURDAY, MARCH 10: Rainhill Model Railway Club holds the grand opening of its new clubrooms at the North West Museum of Road Transport, Hall Street, St Helens, from 11am. Rail enthusiast and pop impresario Pete Waterman will officially open the new clubrooms.

MONDAY, MARCH 12: Queen’s Park Local History Group meets in the lounge of the Sprayhurst Social Club, Boundary Road, from 7pm. The speaker will be Tom Preston on ‘100 Years of Cinema in St Helens’. More details from 07786 647931.

TUESDAY, MARCH 13: The next meeting of the St Helens branch of the Multiple Sclerosis Society will be held at St Julie’s Church Hall, Howards Lane, Eccleston, from 7.30pm. It will be a social night with a table sale, raffle, 100 club and refreshments. Details from 01744 895468.

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14: The next U3A meeting will be held at Parish Church Hall (upstairs) from 10am to 11.30am. The guest speaker is Matthew Martin with, ‘Laughter is the best medicine’. General public are welcome. Refreshments afterwards.

THURSDAY, MARCH 15: St Helens National Trust Centre will hold its annual general meeting in the lecture theatre at St Helens College from 7.30pm.

THURSDAY, MARCH 15: The St Helens branch of the National Rheumatoid Arthritis Society meets at room eight of St Helens Town Hall between 6.30pm and 8pm

THURSDAY, MARCH 15: The Gilbert and Sullivan Society perform Music for a Spring Evening at St Helens Baptist Church, Hall Street, from 7.30pm. Admission costs £5 (including refreshments). Tickets from 01744 753171.

SATURDAY, MARCH 17: The NCT Wigan and St Helens branch hold a nearly new sale between 11.30am and 1pm at St David’s Church, Eskdale Avenue, Carr Mill. Admission costs £1.

THURSDAY, MARCH 22: St Teresa’s Parish Hall will an evening to raise cash for Sports Relief, including a Zumba session followed by a game of bingo. To book a place call 01744 615528.