Community What's On 2019



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Health Walks


Health walks are FREE short, friendly, weekly walks for all, especially those new to walking. Meet new people and enjoy the beauty of Wirral with our trained walk leaders. There's no need to book but please arrive 10 minutes early on your first walk to register. You need comfy shoes and water if it is hot. These walks continue throughout the year and additional locations may be available. For current walks, please go to: www.walkingforhealth.org.uk

  • West Kirby
Mondays, 12noon (Not on Bank Holidays)
This walk is not suitable for beginners.
Meet at: Wirral Sailing Centre, West Kirby Marine Lake

  • West Kirby
Wednesdays, 12noon
Particularly suitable for beginners.
Meet at Wirral Sailing Centre

  • Royden Park
Thursdays, 2.30pm
A longer than usual walk - not suitable for beginners.
Meet at: Royden Park Car Park

Saturday, 2 Nov 7 for 7.30pm
Zervas and Pepper

Zervas and Pepper are singer/songwriters coming to West Kirby Arts Centre with a stripped back acoustic set. Expected to be transported with wild tales, soaring harmonies, open tunings and psychedelic leanings. Zervas & Pepper have their roots firmly planted in the rich and fertile soil of the legendary sound of Laurel Canyon.
At West Kirby Arts Centre, 29 Brookfield Gardens, West Kirby, CH48 4EL
Check details & tickets...
(Please note that there is no parking available on Brookfield Gardens or Brookfield Road. We recommend that all visitors park at the Concourse).

Friday, 08 Nov 7.00pm for 7.30pm
The Kick Inside - The Songs of Kate Bush by acclaimed art-pop duo Raf and O

At West Kirby Arts Centre, 29 Brookfield Gardens, West Kirby, CH48 4EL
Check details & tickets...
(Please note that there is no parking available on Brookfield Gardens or Brookfield Road. We recommend that all visitors park at the Concourse).

Friday 8th November
Natterjack Toads and Red Rocks Nature Reserve

Room B, Heswall Hall, Heswall
7.30 p.m.
A talk by Sarah Bennett, Area Manager West, Cheshire Wildlife Trust.
Admission 3. All welcome.
www.wirralwildlife.org.uk

Sat 9th November 9am to 1pm
Wirral Farmers' Market
2nd Saturday of every month
New Ferry Village Hall
www.wirralfarmersmarket.co.uk

Sunday 10th November 10 am - 12pm.
The High Tidiers

Come and join in with West Kirby's clean up crew! At Gilroy Nature Park (Meet at the entrance to the footpath from Gilroy Road) Let's try and repeat last year's fantastic effort and clean up all the bushes and woodland round the scrape!
www.facebook.com/hightidiersWestKirby

Monday 11th November 5.30pm
Travelling Light

West Kirby's annual lantern peace parade along the Promendade from Coronation Gardens
A celebration of community and peace.
A lovely, free event for all the family. Bring a torch or lantern. (You can join the parade without a lantern too!)

Saturday 16th November 10am to 2pm
Heswall Farmers' Market

Third Saturday of every month
www.facebook.com/HeswallFarmerMarket

Sunday 17th Nov 7pm for 7.30pm
Calum Stewart Trio

Award winning, virtuoso Uilleann Piper Calum Stewart
MG ALBA Scottish Traditional Instrumentalist of the Year 2018.
At West Kirby Arts Centre, 29 Brookfield Gardens, West Kirby, CH48 4EL
Tickets 15 advance, 20 on the door. Check details & tickets...
(Please note that there is no parking available on Brookfield Gardens or Brookfield Road. We recommend that all visitors park at the Concourse).

Thurs 21 November 7.30pm
Herbs through the Seasons

by Malcolm Dickson
Join Hoylake & District Gardening Society for this talk at St Michael & All Angels, Woodland Road, Newton, West Kirby CH48 6EL. Guests are always welcome at 2 per meeting which includes tea/coffee.
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West Kirby Farmers' Market
Sat 23rd November, 9 - 1pmtwitter logofacebook logo
West Kirby Farmers' Market

St Andrew's Church Hall, Graham Rd, West Kirby CH48 5DE
Buy from a great selection of locally produced food. Today and the 4th Sat in every month. Genuine local producers selling quality artisan foods. Organised by local volunteers, producers and Transition Town West Kirby https://westkirbyfarmersmarket.co.uk

Sunday 24th November 10 am - 12pm.
The High Tidiers

Come and join in with West Kirby's clean up crew! At West Kirby Beach (Meet at Hilbre Tides Notice Board)
www.facebook.com/hightidiersWestKirby

Sun, 24th Nov 7pm for 7.30pm
Will McNichol in concert

UK Acoustic Guitarist of the Year (2011)
At West Kirby Arts Centre, 29 Brookfield Gardens, West Kirby, CH48 4EL
Tickets 15 advance, 20 on the door. Check details & tickets...
(Please note that there is no parking available on Brookfield Gardens or Brookfield Road. We recommend that all visitors park at the Concourse).

Mon 25 Nov 2019, 7:30PM
Sacconi Quartet

Hoylake Chamber Concert Society
At St Hildeburgh's Church, Stanley Road, Hoylake CH47 1HL
Wirral
www.facebook.com/hoylakechamberconcert

Thurs 28 Nov 7.30 to 9.30pm
"A shot at Wildlife 2015"

Favourite wildlife images from that year.
Pauline and Ian Greenhalgh
A Wirral Bird Club. meeting
At Kingsmead School Hall, Bertram Drive, Hoylake, CH47 0LL
Visitors are very welcome, and the charge is 4, which includes tea/coffee and biscuits. These are not ticket events - please just come along.
For more information, please contact Bill on 07795 148140

Friday, 29 Nov 7pm for 7.30pm
Mera Royle

2018 BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Musician of the Year
Aged just 19, harpist and violinist Mera Royle has already achieved so much in her blossoming music career. Hailing from the Isle of Man, Mera's talent was acknowledged in 2018 being named the BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Musician of the Year.
At West Kirby Arts Centre, 29 Brookfield Gardens, West Kirby, CH48 4EL
Check details & tickets...
(Please note that there is no parking available on Brookfield Gardens or Brookfield Road. We recommend that all visitors park at the Concourse).

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Thursday 5th December 6.30pm start (9pm finish)
Homegrown Bananas at The Sweet Pea Cafe

A community open mic event. Bring your friends and family to celebrate the community of the season with some music and performance.

Sunday 8th December 10 am - 12pm.
The High Tidiers

Come and join in with West Kirby's clean up crew! At Ashton Park and West Kirby Streets (Meet at the Dunraven Road entrance to Ashton Park) This one's a new idea. Whilst our volunteer families work in the park we want to set off in a few small groups of adults to target some problem pavement areas, suggestions for areas will be taken from volunteers at other events!
www.facebook.com/hightidiersWestKirby

Friday, 13th December, 7:30pm
Tales and Tunes at Christmas Twilight

Transition Town West Kirby and St Bridget's Church invite you to a gathering of storytellers from across Merseyside sharing festive stories, past and present. Christmas tunes and carols will be led by St Bridget's Band. Tickets are 5 on the door, including light refreshments.
For more information call 0151 625 4109.
St Bridget's Church Centre, St Bridget's Lane, West Kirby, CH48 3JT

Friday, 13 Dec 7pm for 7.30pm
A Christmas Carol

Folk musical redition of a Christmas Classic
This unique retelling of Dickens' heart warming tale told through an array of folk instruments, old and new, with authentic musical arrangements, brims with warmth, wit and wonder.
At West Kirby Arts Centre, 29 Brookfield Gardens, West Kirby, CH48 4EL
Check details & tickets...
(Please note that there is no parking available on Brookfield Gardens or Brookfield Road. We recommend that all visitors park at the Concourse).

Sat 14th December 9am to 1pm
Wirral Farmers' Market
2nd Saturday of every month
New Ferry Village Hall
www.wirralfarmersmarket.co.uk

West Kirby Farmers' Market
Sat 21st December, 9 - 1pmtwitter logofacebook logo
West Kirby Christmas Farmers' Market

St Andrew's Church Hall, Graham Rd, West Kirby CH48 5DE
Buy from a great selection of locally produced food. Today and the 4th Sat in every month. Genuine local producers selling quality artisan foods. Organised by local volunteers, producers and Transition Town West Kirby https://westkirbyfarmersmarket.co.uk

Saturday 21st December 10am to 2pm
Heswall Farmers' Market

Third Saturday of every month
www.facebook.com/HeswallFarmerMarket

Sunday 22nd December 10 am - 12pm.
The High Tidiers

Come and join in with West Kirby's clean up crew! At West Kirby Beach (Meet at Hilbre Tides Notice Board)
www.facebook.com/hightidiersWestKirby