BOLTON Strings Together Ensemble, junior strings together approximate grades 1-3, 9.30am-10.45am and advanced ensemble, approximate grades 4-7, 11am-12.15pm, Somerset Road United Reformed Church, off Chorley New Road.

BOLTON Music Service's activities at Bolton Music Centre, The Deane School, New York include Bolton Beginner Recorder Ensemble, 9.30am-10.30am; Bolton Youth Recorder Ensemble, 10.45am-12 noon; Bolton Youth Orchestra, 9.30am-12.30pm; Bolton Junior Youth Orchestra, 9.30am-12 noon; Bolton Youth Percussion Ensemble, 9.30am-10.45am; Bolton Beginner Percussion Ensemble, 9.30am-12.30pm; Theory Classes, 11am-1.15pm. For further information contact Bolton Music Service on 658804.

BOLTON Autumn Choir is holding rehearsals at the Age Concern headquarters, Ashburner Street, 5.30pm-7.30pm. If any society or group would like the choir to entertain at their meeting tel: 706055/01942 819791.

SEQUENCE dancing session at St Joseph's Ballroom, Hobart Street, Halliwell, 7.30pm-11pm. Admission £1 in aid of church funds.

SEQUENCE Dancing, Theatre Church School, Seymour Road, 7.30pm-10pm. BOLTON Excel, Lower Bridgeman Street, tel: 334456: junior fitness, 10am-11am, 11am-12 noon and 12 noon-1pm; basketball drop in, 10am-12 noon.

DEANE Leisure Centre, Junction Road, Deane, tel: 656033: junior swimming lessons, 9am-12 noon; trampoline junior coaching, 11am-1pm; badminton coaching, 11am-12.30pm; mad splash with aqua scramble inflatable, 1.30pm-3.30pm.

FARNWORTH Leisure Centre, Brackley Street, tel: 793243: open session, 9am-4pm; swimming lessons, 9am-10.30am (SP); families only, 10.30am-3.30pm (SP); splash party, 3.30pm-4.30pm (SP) and 4.30pm-5.30pm (SP).

HARPER Green Leisure Centre, Harper Green Road, Farnworth, tel: 701946: karate, 10am-11am; junior netball training, 11.30am-12.30pm; basketball training, 12.30pm-2.30pm.

HAYWARD Leisure Centre, Lever Edge Lane, Hayward, tel: 656819: indoor bowls, 1pm-4pm; astro turf, 1pm-5pm; trampoline club, 2pm-4pm.

Horwich Leisure Centre, Victoria Road, tel: 334488: main pool, 9am-4.40pm; small pool, 9.30am-4.40pm; light impact, 10am-11am; high impact, 11am-12 noon.

JUBILEE Pool, Darley Street, Bolton, tel: 393321: swimming lessons, 9am-12.30pm; public swim, 1pm-3.30pm.

Kearsley Leisure Centre, Springfield Road, Kearsley, tel: 709250: long mat indoor bowls (doubles league), 9.30am-12 noon; long mat indoor bowls (casual bookings), 12 noon-4pm.

Little Lever Leisure Centre, Church Street, Little Lever, tel: 708250: basketball, 9am-10am; Bolton Metro Trampoline Club, 9.30am-11am intermediate/advanced, 11am-12.30pm intermediate/advanced, 12.30pm-2pm beginners/intermediate, 2pm-3.30pm beginners/ intermediate; squash courts available from 9am-5pm; badminton courts, table tennis, 9am-5pm.

Sharples Leisure Centre, Hillcot Road, Sharples, tel: 301444: gymnastics, 10am-11am; Sharples Junior Netball, 10am-12 noon; gymnastics, 11am-12 noon; Shrimps swimming lessons, 11am-1pm; family fun swim, 1pm-3pm; trampolining, 1.45pm-3.15pm.

WATER Place: Tone Zone/sunbed, 7.30am-10pm.

Westhoughton Leisure Centre, Bolton Road, Westhoughton, tel: 01942 814030: soccer coaching, 10am-1pm; fun swim, 2pm-4pm; roller skating, 2.30pm-4pm, £1.50 per session, tel: Mrs Heaton on 01942 811051.

WITHINS Leisure Centre, Newby Road, Breightmet, tel: 395980: boys only gymnastics coaching, 10am-12 noon; badminton coaching, 10.30am-11.30am; roller skating, 12.30pm-2pm.

CIRCUIT Training sessions for children, 5pm-6pm and adults 6pm-7pm are held at Gibbon Street Community Centre. Admission free. For further details tel: 528786.

HILTON Table Tennis Centre, Nuttall Avenue, Horwich: table tennis for all ages, 1pm-3pm and 7pm-9pm, tel: Crhis 406693/692752. HORWICH Resource Centre, Beaumont Road: Horwich Heritage Centre, 10am-2pm; RSPCA, advice and information session with identity collar discs available, 11am-1pm; Craft Club, 10.30am-3.30pm.

WESTHOUGHTON Wildlife Watch Club for young wildlife enthusiasts age 8 to 12, tel: Angela Downing or Amanda Moran on 361847.

HORWICH Heritage, day trip to Oxenhope and Howarth, tel: 692930 or 693462.

ST James's Church, Breightmet, use of Centenary Canopy, Victoria Square for sale of goods.

A COFFEE Morning is being held Westhoughton Methodist Church, Wigan Road, 9.30am.

BOLTON Life Cares, free pregnancy test, support and help, counselling before and after abortion, Room 14, 124 Newport Street, 10.30am-12.30pm. Tel: 532660.

CRISIS Pregnancy Counselling at Victoria Hall, 10.30am-12.30pm.

ST Edmund's Parish Church, St Edmund Street, Bolton, weekday mass 12.15pm and Vigil Mass, 7pm.

OUR Lady and The Lancashire Martyrs, Hallstead Avenue, Little Hulton, Mass, 6pm.

BOLTON Museum and Art Gallery, Le Mans Crescent: Archery Through The Ages; Expressionism in Germany.

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