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Bumblebee film

Vue Cinema Mini Mornings – Bumblebee

When Charlie buys a beat-up, yellow Volkswagen, she doesn’t realise it’s actually a robotic being from a distant planet… and she and her ‘car’ could be the only ones who can stop the complete destruction of the entire human race!

This prequel to 2007’s Transformers stars Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena and Jorge Lendeborg Jr.

Running Time: 1hr 54 mins

When: 10am

Where: Vue Cinema, The Rock, Bury

East Lancashire Railway Offers

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 your ticket.

Free travel is for children aged 5-17.

When: 9am – 4pm

Where: East Lancashire Railway, Bolton Street Station, Bolton Street, Bury BL9 0EY

Free Cricket Little Lever

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

Cost: FREE!

Free Cricket Little Lever

Free cricket!

Do you have a youngster interested in playing cricket?

The sessions are being held in conjunction with Radcliffe Cricket Club, and are run by ECB qualified and DBS checked coaches.

Suitable for boys and girls, aged 7-12.

Contact Paul on 07843 098456 for further information.

girl on bike bury

Learn To Ride

Ideal for anyone wanting to learn how to ride a bike, or if it’s been a while since you did.

Learn to Ride courses are led by qualified instructors who teach basic cycling.

The course covers:

– Things you should check before each ride.

– Getting on your bike, balancing, and getting off safely.

– Starting and stopping.

– Steering and emergency stopping safely.

Bikes and helmets will be provided, but you are welcome to bring your own.

Suitable for ages 12+.

Gung-Ho! Manchester 2019

Gung-Ho! the world’s BIGGEST inflatable 5k run is coming to Manchester!

6th April will see the return of Gung-Ho! to Heaton Park with its 5km of HUGE inflatable obstacles in this event which is sure to be a huge amount of fun!


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This is a hugely popular family event and, whether you’re a veteran athlete or a first-time 5K runner, you’ll find plenty of opportunity to show just how Gung-Ho! you really are.

This is perfect for all fitness levels and is suitable for all ages. There is absolutely NO PRESSURE to be fast and you can run with friends and family.

Have you got what it takes?

From huge slides to enormous spiky balls, there’s plenty of challenges to be found on the Gung-Ho! 5k course. Every obstacle is designed for the maximum amount of fun, with no mud, paint or water to worry about.

What’s Included?

Each runner will receive:

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Check out what you can expect in the video below: –

5K Not Enough?

If 5K is not enough, you can run the Gung-Ho! course as many times as you like with an ANYWAVE ticket! Run on any wave from 9am to 1.45pm on event day – maximum 20 laps / 100k available.

Training Programme

The 9 week Training Programme is designed to take you from zero to hero whilst avoiding injuries and maximising improvements to your health.

Sign up to the FREE Training Programme HERE.


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Heaton Park, Middleton Road, Manchester M25 2SW


9am until 3pm

The First Wave is at 9am, and then every 15 minutes, with the Final Wave at 1.45pm.

Choose your preferred wave time when booking.


Save 40% if you book your tickets before 4th February, with prices starting from £30 (plus processing fees).

From 4th February onwards, prices will start at £50 (plus processing fees).

ANYWAVE Ticket from £60 (plus processing fees).

Free for Spectators


Book your tickets HERE!


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Further Information

Further information for the event, including arrival process, what to wear and FAQs can be found HERE


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