What’s on guide

Brendan Shine
Brendan Shine

Find out what happening in your local club or organisation

Newton-le-Willows Residents and Friends Association will be holding its annual general meeting at the Hope Academy from 7.30pm.

Thursday, May 1

The next meeting of Newton-le-Willows Gardeners Association, will be at 7.30pm. The venue will be the Newton Sports and Cricket Club on Crow Lane East. There will be giving a talk about scented plants. Admission is free.

Friday, May 2

St Helens own four piece blues and rock outfit The Swampstompers will be raising the roof at The Rendezvous Bar in Church Street. Barry Dooley (guitar vocals), Paul O’Neil (bass), Al Madin (drums) and Eric Burke (vocals, harmonica) will provide an electrifying mix of hard driving rock and blues from 9.30pm until late. Admission is free.

Wednesday, May 7

The next meeting of the St Helens and District Group of Diabetes UK will be at St Helens Town Hall. The speaker will be Dr Niall Furlong on ‘Diabetes, insulin and other injectable treatments’. More details from 0151 480 0821.

Thursday, May 8

Renowned Irish singer, musician and entertainer Brendan Shine heads to the Theatre Royal on Thursday 8th May for an evening of nostalgic, home-grown, Irish music. Tickets priced from £14 from the box office on 01744 756000.

Every Tuesday

Get help uncovering your past at St Helens Townships Family History Society meeting between 3.45pm. and 6.45pm at St Helens Central Library.