British Science Week – Barnes, the ExoMars Rover

Come along to Jodrell Bank this weekend to meeting Barnes, Aberystwyth University’s full scale model of the ExoMars Rover! The ExoMars mission is a joint mission between the European Space Agency and Russia’s Roscosmos to search for signs of life, past and...

British Science Week – Science Show

Join this fun and interactive family-friendly science show journeying through the history and achievements of scientists at Jodrell Bank. From the Apollo Moon missions to exploding stars and black holes, there are lots of things to discover and join in with. The show...

British Science Week – Telescope Walking Tour

The Telescope Walking Tours at Jodrell Bank take you on a stroll around the base of the impressive Lovell Telescope. Find out how the Grade 1 listed telescope works, explore it’s history and discover some of it’s ground-breaking research. Talks last approx...

Get Set, Blast Off!

Join in the fun at Jodrell Bank for a fun-filled rocket trip into space, exploring the Solar System. There will be lots of inactive fun and games with sessions lasting approximately 20 minutes. Suitable for children aged 7 and under. Free with General Admission. When:...

ScienceX

ScienceX is a free, interactive festival hosted by the University of Manchester.  There will be a whole host of activities open to everyone, including robots, race cars and virtual reality.  A chance for kids to get hands on and discover that there is a lot of fun...

World Book Day Event – 7th March 2019

Waterstones in Bury will be holding a World Book Day Event to celebrate World Book Day this Thursday 7th March. Fun on the day will include a book quiz, a treasure hunt and lots more fun activities. When: 2pm – 5pm Where: Waterstones Bury, 4 Union Arcade, Bury...

World Book Day – Thursday 7th March 2019

World Book Day is a registered charity on a mission to give every child, and young person, a book of their own. It’s also a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and reading. In fact, it’s the biggest celebration of its kind, designated by UNESCO as a worldwide...

First Steps Nursery Open Day

Come along to First Steps Nursery to take a look at the facilities offered at this fabulous nursery. See the different rooms and the types of activities that happen during the day in each of the 5 base rooms, plus the holiday club room for children aged 4-11. When:...

Sulzer Theme Day

East Lancs Railway are holding a special celebration themed around the masterpieces of the legendary Sulzer Brothers Foundry. All of the day’s services will be hauled by one of a number of Sulzer Diesel Locomotives that will be present at this special event....

The Faery Trails

A magical experience by Lucas Chih-Peng Kao showcasing a new series of films alongside previous work. The exhibition will run until 23rd February 2019 Contact: 0161 253 5878 When: 10am – 4:30pm Where: Bury Art Museum, Moss Street, Bury BL9...

Vue Cinema Mini Mornings – Hey Duggee At The Cinema!

Join Duggee and the Squirrels for a whole hour of fun and adventures PLUS some special extra content. Running Time: 1hr 0 mins When: 9:25am Where: Vue Cinema, The Rock, Bury     Follow us on FACEBOOK and TWITTER for all the latest news and events....

East Lancashire Railway – Kids Go Free!

Take advantage of this Kids Go Free discount to enjoy a day of fun for less! From 5th January to 17th February 2019 one child accompanying one Freedom of the Line paying adult will be able to travel for free. Download your voucher HERE and present it when purchasing...

Free Cricket Sessions!

Do you have a budding cricketer? Pop along to Little Lever Sports Centre to let them have a try for FREE from this weekend until 17th February. Suitable for ages 7-`12 Contact: Paul 07843 098456 When: 1-2pm Where: Little Lever Sports & Leisure Centre, BL3 1BT...
Mini Mornings: The Nutcracker & The Four Realms

Mini Mornings: The Nutcracker & The Four Realms

A classic story might be darker than you ever imagined… The Nutcracker and the Four Realms tells the tale of a young girl who is transported into a magical world on a quest to find a key that will unlock a treasured box. Starring: Helen Mirren, Keira Knightley,...
Mini Mornings: The Nutcracker & The Four Realms

Vue Cinema Mini Mornings: The Nutcracker & The Four Realms

A classic story might be darker than you ever imagined… The Nutcracker and the Four Realms tells the tale of a young girl who is transported into a magical world on a quest to find a key that will unlock a treasured box. Starring: Helen Mirren, Keira Knightley,...

Christmas & New Year Bin Collections in Bury

Christmas & New Year Bin Collections: As we’re all busy with the festivities it’s easy to forget that bin collections can change due to the holiday dates. With the extra waste that is generated at this time of year, it important to note the new...

Free Cricket Sessions! 20th January 2019

Do you have a budding cricketer? Pop along to Little Lever Sports Centre to let them have a try for FREE from this weekend until 17th February. Suitable for ages 7-`12 Contact: Paul 07843 098456 When: 1-2pm Where: Little Lever Sports & Leisure Centre, BL3 1BT...

Cockfields Christmas Experience

Come and enjoy this amazing Christmas Experience at Cockfields Farm. This is a magical festive event packed full of wonderful activities including: – Elves Workshop – make your own teddy Write and post letter to Santa Visit the North Pole Sweet Shop Mrs Claus’ Kitchen...