SINGER AND DANCER DAVID IS OUR PANTO HERO JACK

It will soon be pantomime time at the Brindley Theatre, Runcorn. This year it will be the much-loved fairytale, Jack & the Beanstalk, from Wednesday 7 December until Sunday 8 January. Jack will be played by the multi-talented David Heath. David trained at Merseyside Dance and Drama Centre on a three-year musical theatre and teaching […]

REBECCA IS OUR PANTOMIME PRINCESS!

Brindley pantomime regular Rebecca Lake is returning to the award-winning theatre this festive season as Princess Jill in Jack & the Beanstalk, from Wednesday 7 December to Sunday 8 January. Rebecca started her training at the age of three at the Elizabeth Hill School of dance and drama in St Helens and went on from […]

BRINDLEY PANTO CAST ARE FULL OF BEANS!

Fee-fi-fo-fum! It’s panto time again – oh yes it is! Jack & the Beanstalk, presented by New Pantomime Productions is coming to the Brindley Theatre, Runcorn, from Wednesday 7 December until Sunday 8 January. The panto stars Eurovision’s Nikki French, X Factor’s David Heath, Britain’s Got Talent’s Paul Tate, Liverpool TV and radio star John […]

ST HELENS BOROUGH COUNCIL CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON EVENTS 2022

Live Christmas lights switch-on events will be staged in St Helens and Earlestown town centres later this month (November) as the borough marks the countdown to the festive period. Featuring a whole host of local talented performers, both shows will be headlined once again by multi-award-winning band, Boomin, whose special blend of big covers and […]

Manchester’s be-yule-tiful Christmas Market mugs revealed

The Instagram worthy, famous collectable mugs are back for 2023 with a brand-new design. Known for their wonderfully creative festive graphic designs, the mugs are a firm favourite of the Christmas Markets.   Previous years have seen kissing snowmen, mistletoe, interactive and wearable red nose reindeers, and even Santa himself.  This year’s exclusive designs feature […]

Beauty And The Beast Panto

LHK PRODUCTIONS RETURN TO THE STIWT THEATRE THIS CHRISTMAS WITH EVERYONE’ S FAVOURITE LOVE STORY – BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, AFTER LAST YEARS SENSATIONAL PRODUCTION OF THE WIZARD OF OZ! Enjoy a classic Disney story of A selfish, vain and handsome Prince who is tested by an Enchantress who is seeking shelter. Disguised as an old woman, the Enchantress begs for […]

The Depot is One!

It’s been one year since filming in Liverpool was given a huge boost with the opening of the city’s very own film studios. The Depot officially launched just over 12 months ago, in an ambitious move to meet the increasing demand from production companies wanting to film in the city. The two 20,000 square feet […]

Celebrate bonfire night safely

Bonfire night can be an exciting time of the year, but please remember to celebrate safely.   It is important that we always follow safety advice around this time of year, but it is also increasingly important that we think about our environment as well. The environmental impact associated with bonfire night celebrations is significant. […]

ON YOUR MARKS – GET SET FOR FESTIVE FUN DAY IN VICTORIA PARK

St Helens Borough Council’s Green Flag award-winning Victoria Park is set to host a day of festive fun this December for all the family to enjoy, featuring Father Christmas, real reindeer and the hugely popular Santa Dash. A collaboration between St Helens Borough Council and Willowbrook Hospice, with support from the Friends of Victoria Park […]

GHOULISH GAMES AND FIENDISH FUN…

There were ghostly goings on and scary scenes when Halton Council’s Community Bridge Building Team held their Hallowe’en party. Staff and service users in their creepiest costumes enjoyed entertainment, music, games and food at Kingsway Leisure Centre held by the team’s social group. The Community Bridge Building Team helps people with disabilities, older people and […]