It’s that time again, the midweek klaxon sounds and its time to start thinking about the weekend!
Here is our selection of the events happening around the LS26 area this weekend and into next week…
SIMPLY LADIES NIGHT
FRIDAY 24TH NOVEMBER 7pm
Salute at the White Swan, Church Street, Rothwell LS26 0QL
Complimentary drink and nibbles are on offer as well as a raffle, prizes and discounts on amazing products and services.
Just in time for Christmas!
COCA COLA CHRISTMAS TRUCK TOUR ARRIVES AT LEEDS
FRIDAY 24TH NOVEMBER 11am – 7pm
White Rose Shopping Centre, Beeston, LS11 8LU
The Coca-Cola Christmas Truck is back for another year. Fans can come along and enjoy more festive fun than ever; as well as being able to enjoy an ice-cold sample of one of our three great products Coca-Cola Zero Sugar, Diet Coke or Coca-Cola Classic, there are also three different photo opportunities to snap your best Christmas selfie yet! Either stand on the selfie bridge, one of our iconic sign-posted podiums, or step into a festive frame with your friends – our show-stopping Truck will shine in the background of each one. Hashtag your photo with #HolidaysAreComing and add some Christmas magic with our geotargeted Snapchat filter. When the sun goes down the lights go up, and the enchanting projection light show starts. So come armed with your best (and loudest) singing voices to join in with our Christmas carols and have the opportunity to see your photo beamed live to the side of the Truck.
Please be aware that the Truck is extremely popular and queuing times for the experience can be up to an hour.In the event of a long queue the event may close early at 6pm so if you can, get there early.
ROTHWELL CHRISTMAS CARNIVAL & CRAFT FAYRE
SATURDAY 25TH NOVEMBER 11am – 4:30pm
Blackburn Hall & Commercial Street, Rothwell
Christmas is here when the Rothwell Christmas Fayre is in town! Get yourself down to experience one of THE events of the year. Over 30 different stalls with great Christmas gift ideas plus face painting, Magic, Puppets, a live band, fairground rides, donkey rides and much more.
Pay Santa a visit in Blackburn Hall, his Grotto is open between 10:30am and 4pm.
The Rothwell Christmas lights are turned on at 5pm.
RSPCA CHRISTMAS FAYRE
SATURDAY 25TH NOVEMBER 12pm – 4pm
RSPCA Animal Centre, East Ardsley, Moor Knoll Lane, WF3 2DX
If you have chance to visit two Christmas Fayre’s on the same day then please do get yourself to East Ardsley and support one of the best and most pro-active charities we are lucky to have.
Activities and games for all the family, stalls with handmade goods, homemade biscuits and cakes and a fantastic raffle prize draw…
Entry is £1 for Adults and 50p for Children.
CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS POP UP SHOP
SATURDAY 25TH NOVEMBER 10am to DECEMBER 23RD
Swithens Farm, Rothwell
The Christmas decorations pop up shop is in store from Saturday 24th November to Saturday 23rd December.
The pop up shop will be open on Saturdays and Sundays only. A chance to grab a bargain with items from £1.50.
YOGA AT OULTON INSTITUTE
MONDAYS 7pm to 8:30pm
Oulton Institute, Quarry Hill.
Fancy trying Yoga? This weekly class runs throughout the year and is taught by a qualified teacher.
£5 per class.
For more info contact Constance Thorp on 0113 2872103 or 0789 9097175
SALSA FOR BEGINNERS AT OULTON INSTITUTE
TUESDAYS 8pm to 9pm
Oulton Institute, Quarry Hill.
Get the strictly latin fever and enjoy the fun of Salsa dance!
£5 per class – please book your place.
For more info or to book, contact Pauline on 07780601917 or email email@example.com
WALKING FOOTBALL – ROTHWELL OLD BOARS
FRIDAYS 8pm to 9pm
West Riding FA, Fleet Lane, Oulton
Try your hand at a slowed down version of the beautiful game. Aimed at both men and women over 40, the walking football sport is growing in popularity throughout the country. It’s a great way to meet new people and get some great exercise, best of all its great fun!
£3.50 Pay and play.