Communities to celebrate Platinum Jubilee

Warrington’s communities are being invited to join a right royal celebration for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. The Council has received funding of £8,543 from National Lottery Awards For All England to deliver a range of activities relating to the Platinum Jubilee. The funding aims to support people and communities most adversely impacted by COVID-19. It will see […]


Over the extended June bank holiday weekend (2-5 June), celebrations will be held in St Helens Borough in honour of Queen Elizabeth II, the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee. As is tradition for significant Royal events – including The Queen’s coronation in 1953 and subsequent silver, golden and diamond jubilees – street […]

Roll up, roll up for the Queen’s Jubilee jamboree

Over the Jubilee Weekend, 2 June until 5 June, Manchester City Council will be holding a packed schedule of events across the City Centre for all ages. Piccadilly Gardens will be hosting a party fit for royalty throughout the Jubilee weekend, from 11am till 7pm. The area will be completely transformed into a bustling market […]


Fireman Sam from the much loved animated TV series is coming to the Brindley Theatre Runcorn on Tuesday 30 August 2022. When all of his friends go away, Norman Price decides to find adventure in Pontypandy and become the star of a visiting circus. But with a tiger on the loose and faulty lights, the […]

Special guest announced as final countdown to Manchester Day is now on

With less than a month to go now until the return of the legendary Manchester Day on Sunday 19 June, preparations are underway to make sure this year’s unmissable event – last held pre-pandemic in 2019 – is the best ever. Organisers are pulling out all the stops to make sure the city centre will […]


St Helens Chamber and St Helens Borough Council are delighted to launch the 2022 St Helens Borough Business Awards. The awards celebrate the many achievements of businesses and are now open for entries until midnight on Tuesday 28 June 2022, with the ceremony taking place on Friday 30 September 2022. Businesses across the borough can […]

Outdoor theatre returns to Walton Hall and Gardens

The incredibly popular Heartbreak Productions are back at Walton with three fabulous outdoor plays this summer. This year, the production company bring us another fantastic David Walliams play, a unique twist on the classic Jane Eyre, and a brand new, original murder mystery with a comedy twist. The first of the productions is Awful Auntie, based […]

New Look LIMF is back for 2022!

One of Liverpool’s most popular events returns this year – with a whole new look and ambition to boost the city’s music sector. Renowned for showcasing the best international and national household names alongside emerging talent at an accessible, low ticket price, Liverpool International Music Festival takes place from Friday 29 to Sunday 31 July […]

Celebrate the Queen’s platinum Jubilee at Walton Hall and Gardens

Join the nation in celebrating at Walton Hall and Gardens’ Big Jubilee Lunch on Sunday 5 June.  Each year, The Big Lunch brings millions of people together across the UK to celebrate with neighbours and their community on the first weekend in June. This year is extra special as The Big Jubilee Lunch is part of the official celebrations […]


The children’s hit show the Monkey With No Bum is coming to the Brindley Theatre Studio on Saturday 16 July 2022 at 1.30pm. It’s based on the popular children’s book by Asa Murphy. You can bring your little monkeys to meet Headmaster Mr Plop, Miss Jolly and Charlie the Monkey for a fun-filled visit to […]