What’s On November

Sunday 6th November 11.30 – 4.30, Station Road, Hesketh Bank

Two locos in steam. Free train rides – but please give generously to the Children in Need appeal.


10th, 11th & 12th November
Act Your Age – A Musical Farce

The action takes place over a 24 hour period in a large house in a remote village. The house is a clinic that offers sanctuary, rest, relaxation and therapy to celebrities, but it has seen better days…….

Martin Mere North West Bird Watching Festival

Martin Mere North West Bird Watching Festival on Saturday 12 November.

Team up for some fun (maximum of 4 people) and record how many species of wild birds you can see during your visit – pick up your entry form at the information desk and hand it back by 3.30pm for your chance to win prizes and have the prestige of saying you have won the bird race!


‘Love and Friendship’ – Parbold Picture House


Parbold Picture House, The Village Hall, The Green, Parbold WN8 7DN

Sunday 13th November at 7p.m. Love and Friendship Cert U. 93 min. Admission £3.50.

***** “A rapier-sharp comedy …the wittiest Jane Austen adaptation to grace the screen” The Times.

Director: Whit Stillman Starring: Kate Beckinsale, Chloë Sevigny.

Based on Jane Austen novella ‘Lady Susan’. A high class widow’s lifestyle is threatened by waning finances: ‘What is a gal to do?’

CARERS RIGHTS DAY – Friday 25th November 2016
If you have a query or would like to know more about your rights as a carer, drop-in to see us at:

10 – 11am Tarleton Library, Mark Square, Tarleton PR4 6TU
11.30 – 12.30pm North Meols Medical Centre, Church Road, Banks PR9 8ET
11 – 12noon Skelmersdale Library, Southway, Skelmersdale WN8 6NL
2 – 3 pm Brookes Bistro, Aughton Street, Ormskirk L39 3BP
4 – 5 pm Twinkle House, 2 Gorsey Place, Skelmersdale WN8 9UP

Friday 25th November
Ormskirk Speciality Markets – Christmas Lights Switch On

Saturday 26th November
Ormskirk Speciality Markets – Makers Market Christmas Weekend

Sunday 27th November
Ormskirk Speciality Markets – Vintage Sunday Christmas Weekend

‘Embrace of the Serpent’ – Parbold Picture House


Parbold Picture House, The Village Hall, The Green, Parbold WN8 7DN

Sunday 27th November at 7p.m. Embrace of the Serpent Cert 12. 117 min. Admission £3.50.

“…as real and vibrant as anything I have seen on screen. I was utterly mesmerized, captivated and transported.” – Mark Kermode.

“ the type of film we’re always searching for” – The Guardian.

“Pretty damn incredible…a beautifully shot and wonderfully told story…hunt it down and devour it whenever you can” – The Sun

Director: Ciro Guerra Starring: Nilbio Torres.

Based on the journals of two epic journeys into the Amazon jungle, each guided by the same warrior shaman and last of his tribe.

Parbold Picture House, The Village Hall, The Green, Parbold WN8 7DN West Lancashire

FRONT ROW SCREENING: Tuesday 29th November 7.00 p.m. Australian Ballet. The Fairy tale Series: CINDERELLA. Admission: £12.50. Front Row Box Office Tel: 01257 463878; or www.parboldpicturehouse.org Tickets Bookable All seats unreserved.