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MARCH 2019

John LindleyPoetry Reading with John Lindley - Poynton Library
Tue Mar 26 at 19.00. £3.50


Former Cheshire Poet Laureate John Lindley reads from his prizewinning new collection, Love & Crossbones. Ticket price includes glass of wine, reading starts at 19.30. To read more about John. click here.

More info: https://johnflindley.wordpress.com

Buy Tickets from Poynton Library or call 01625 374818. Please book in advance.

Poynton CeilidhsPoynton Ceilidhs at the Civic Hall
Sat Mar 30 at 8pm. Tickets £9 (£4.50 under 16) via website or on the door
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Whether you’re new to ceilidhs or a seasoned dancer Poynton Ceilidhs offer you high-energy folk dancing to some of the finest ceilidh bands with callers to guide you through every dance. This month: Lebedek with Simon Loake.

Tickets available from https://poyntonceilidh.co.uk/prices/
For more information, see http://poyntonceilidh.co.uk/ or email info@poyntonceilidh.co.uk

Future date:
27 Apr 2019 - Maplewood with Rhodri Davies

Poynton Christian Fellowship small poster advertising their Music Night on Saturday 30th March 2019Poynton Christian Fellowship Music Night – Hockley Centre
Sat Mar 30 at 19:00 £3.00


Demonstrating the depth of talent that we have in Poynton, PCF are proud to present another informal evening of live music and song by the Church’s gifted musicians. Featuring music of many genres from Classical thro Rock plus every stop in between, it’s a show you don’t want to miss!

More info: Email clare@pcfpoynton.org.uk or call 01625 859170.

See: https://www.facebook.com/poyntonchristianfellowship/

L'il Jimmy Reed L'il Jimmy Reed – Poynton Legion
Sun Mar 31 at 7:00 £12.00


One of the last old school Alabama Bluesmen still out there shakin' his tail feathers. A long overdue return to Bluefunk for this legendary performer.

Buy Tickets: https://bluefunkclub.wixsite.com/blues
More info: bluefunkster@gmail.com or call 07818 884324






APRIL 2019

Poynton Players Production of Spygame small poster. Click image to view full size version.Spygame – Poynton Players
Mon 01 Apr to Sat 06 Apr at 19.45. £9.00 (concession mon)

In this Comedy Thriller by Bettine Manktelow, contestants for a reality TV Show gather in a country house to compete for a large cash prize but only if they survive the Ultimate Spygame!

Buy tickets online here or call 0333 666 3366

More info: www.poyntonplayers.co.uk or 01625 875 542 (24hr answering machine)

Click on small poster to view full size version.




PreludePrelude – Poynton Legion
Fri Apr 5 at 20:30 £10.00


Outstanding vocal harmonies define this three-piece group from Gateshead, who had an early hit with their a-cappella version of Neil Young’s “After The Goldrush” in 1974. Supported by resident group Grace Notes. Doors open 19:30, performance starts 20:30.

See: https://en-gb.facebook.com/Preludefolkgroup/

Enquiries: email poynton.phoenix.folk@gmail.com or call 01625 873120

Poynton Male Voice ChoirPMVC Spring Concert – Poynton Methodist Church
Sat Apr 6 at 7:30 £9:00


Celebrating the arrival of Spring, the Choir presents an entertaining evening of male voice singing; offering you a wide selection of choral music.

Buy tickets: £9.00 including refreshment. Can be reserved by calling John on 0161 439 6419, or bought at the door.

More info email: rayerst@btinternet.com or call 01625 829128

ClickClick – The Club 142 Park Lane
Sat Apr 6 at 8.00 £3.00 / £4.00 non-members


Performing a perfect blend of Rock ‘n’ Roll with a fantastic performance of all your favourites from the 60s to present day, Click have the ideal formula to bring you a rockin’ evening!

Buy Tickets: £3.00 PWC members, £4.00 non. Pay on the door
More info: mel.d@poyntonwmc.co.uk or call 01625 803030



Vernon Building Society Poynton Brass BandVernon BS Poynton Brass Band – Poynton Methodist Church
Sun Apr 7 at 14:00 Free Entry for VP’s


A concert for the bands current and future supporters. Please bring your friends and family along to support your local Championship brass band.

Info: Call 0161 487 2924 or email ljandmtan@talktalk.net

Tickets: £5.00 or Free if you are a Vice President or wish to sign up on the day.

Manford's Comedy Club logoManford’s Comedy Club – The Club
Fri Apr 12 at 7:00 £12.50

This live comedy show features Alex Boardman, Nick Doody, Celya Ab and Jo Caulfield; four brilliant comedians from around the UK, personally selected by Jason Manford. It’s another great evening of original stand-up comedy with some top names from the UK touring circuit and television. Doors open 7pm. Show starts 8pm.

More info: email debi@manfordscomedyclub.com or call 0161 222 0460.
Buy tickets: from venue or www.manfordscomedyclub.com

Facebook: facebook.com/manfordscomedy
Twitter: twitter.com/manfordscomedy

The Haley Sisters who perform live in Poynton on Friday 12th April 2019 at Poynton LegionThe Haley Sisters – Poynton Legion
Fri Apr 12 at 8:00 £12.50


The sweethearts of song return to Poynton with the legendary Brian ‘Slidey’ Smith on guitar to deliver spine tingling harmonies like only sisters can. Performing their own songs in their unique style, plus a great selection of songs by The Dixie Chicks, Eva Cassidy, Emmylou Harris, and many more – don’t miss it! Plus Support. Doors open at 7.30pm

Check 'em out at: www.cometrecords.net
Buy Tickets: online HERE, by phone 01625 876966 and from MATES DIY, Park Lane, Poynton.

The CadillacsThe Cadillacs – The Club 142 Park Lane
Sat Apr 13 at 8.00 £3.00 / £4.00 non-members


Fantastic Live band The Cadillacs play 60’s and Rock ‘n Roll around Greater Manchester and the North West, so why not let them take you on a trip through the years and through Rock ‘n’ Roll history in style!

Buy Tickets: £3.00 PWC members, £4.00 non. Pay on the door
More info: mel.d@poyntonwmc.co.uk or call 01625 803030



Off the RecordOff the Record – The Club 142 Park Lane
Sat Apr 20 at 8.00 £3.00 / £4.00 non-members


Three-piece Pop & Rock covers band Off the Record are a fun & entertaining live act; playing a killer repertoire packed full of dance floor classics by The Rolling Stones, The Kinks, David Bowie, Status Quo, Queen, The Eagles, T-Rex, The Jam and many more!

Buy Tickets: £3.00 PWC members, £4.00 non. Pay on the door
More info: mel.d@poyntonwmc.co.uk or call 01625 803030



Epiphany Evening Coffee ConcertEpiphany Evening Coffee Concert – Poynton Methodist Church
Sun Apr 28 at 20.15 £8.00/Free under-18s


We present an evening of Irish Celtic music featuring guest artists Nigel Cameron (Irish Whistles) & Julie Cameron-Hall (Irish fiddle/vocals) plus other guests and local Epiphany string players. Coffee/tea/cake served at 19.45pm

Admission: £8.00 at door / under-18s free.

More info: Email richard@epiphanyartstrust.org or call 01625 858802

MAY 2019

QuickSilverQuickSilver – Poynton Legion
Fri May 3 at 20:30 £10.00


This incredibly talented duo made up of Grant Baynham (That’s Life) and Hilary Spencer (Artisan) – offer outstanding musicianship and light-hearted humour. Supported by resident group Grace Notes. Doors open 19:30, performance starts 20:30.

See: http://www.quicksilveruk.com

Enquiries: email poynton.phoenix.folk@gmail.com or call 01625 873120

Rock Back the ClockRock Back the Clock – The Club 142 Park Lane
Sat May 4 at 8:00 £3.00 / £4.00 non-members


A superb 50's Rock 'n' Roll band, Rock Back the Clock play a mix of jive, stroll and boogie-woogie, plus a touch of rockabilly for a brilliant night of live entertainment!

Buy Tickets: £3.00 PWC members, £4.00 non. Pay on the door
More info: mel.d@poyntonwmc.co.uk or call 01625 803030

Made in Manchester - Poynton Sports Club 
Sun May 5Made in Manchester - Poynton Sports Club
Sun May 5 at 14:00 £15 - 20


Made in Manchester comes to Poynton Sports Club in support of Ollies Army. Headlined by The Oasis Experience and These Smiths; two of the UK’s Finest tribute acts, supported by A Few Good Men, Stanley’s, Counter Faith and Banned From The Attic. Ends 23:00

Buy tickets: £15-£20 from: www.ticketsource.co.uk/pitch-productions

For more information email: robert@pitchproductions.co.uk or call 07779 097708

Manford's Comedy Club logoManford’s Comedy Club – The Club
Fri May 10 at 7:00 £12.50

This live comedy show features Danny McLoughlin, Jenny Collier, Lindsey Santoro and MC Hammersmith; four brilliant comedians from around the UK, personally selected by Jason Manford. It’s another great evening of original stand-up comedy with some top names from the UK touring circuit and television. Doors open 7pm. Show starts 8pm.

More info: email debi@manfordscomedyclub.com or call 0161 222 0460.
Buy tickets: from venue or www.manfordscomedyclub.com

Facebook: facebook.com/manfordscomedy
Twitter: twitter.com/manfordscomedy

Rik Roberts and Les RenshawDylan Revisited – Poynton Legion
Fri May 10 at 8:00 £12.50

Following on from their sell-out success at Goosfest last October Rik Roberts and Les Renshaw are joined by poet/narrator John Lindley to deliver a compelling presentation of Bob Dylan’s work in a striking multi-media performance that combines music, images and the spoken word! Doors open at 7.30pm.

Facebook @Lesmusic7

Buy Tickets: online HERE, by phone 01625 876966, and shortly from MATES DIY, Park Lane, Poynton.






The StillThe Still – The Club 142 Park Lane
Sat May 11 at 8.00 £3.00 / £4.00 non-members


The Still are a 5-piece band from Manchester, playing classic material from the 60's to present day with a few curve balls thrown in along the way! Come and join us for a great night of Rock and Pop entertainment.

Buy Tickets: £3.00 PWC members, £4.00 non. Pay on the door
More info: mel.d@poyntonwmc.co.uk or call 01625 803030.



Just for KicksJust for Kicks – The Club 142 Park Lane
Sat May 18 at 8.00 £3.00 / £4.00 non-members


If you want to dance away to popular songs from every genre, why not come down and join Just for Kicks for a fantastic night of live entertainment with this outstanding rock and pop covers band.

Buy Tickets: £3.00 PWC members, £4.00 non. Pay on the door
More info: mel.d@poyntonwmc.co.uk or call 01625 803030.

Poynton Players present Straight and Narrow from Monday 20th to Saturday 25th of May 2019Straight & Narrow – Poynton Players
Mon 20 May to Sat 25 May @ 19.45. £9.00 (£8.50 Mon)


Bob and Jeff's cosy domesticity is threatened by a personal crisis in Jeff's life. But will Bob's family prove to be more of a hindrance than a help? And can Bob tell his seemingly intolerant mother that the ‘straight and narrow’ is not the life for him?

Presented by special arrangement with Samuel French Ltd.

Buy tickets: www.poyntonplayers.co.uk or call 0333 666 3399

More info: secretary@poyntonplayers.co.uk or call 01625 875542 (24hr answerphone)



Poynton Gilbert & Sullivan SocietyPoynton Gilbert & Sullivan Society ‘Movie Music & More’- Poynton Legion Club
Fri May 31 & Sat Jun 01 at 7.30pm Tickets £10.00/£5.00 (under-16)


Conducted by Richard Huggett and Catherine Silman - with accompaniment by Stephen Reynolds - our programme includes; Medleys from West Side Story and Mary Poppins, songs by Irving Berlin, American songs and a 60s singalong. The evening concludes with a short selection from our October fully costumed show ‘The Sorcerer’.

Buy Tickets from tickets@poyntongands.co.uk, Mates DIY, call 01625 876394 or at door.
Pay on the door £10.00 / £5.00

JUNE 2019

Poynton Gilbert & Sullivan Society ‘Movie Music & More’- Poynton Legion Club
Sat Jun 1 at 7.30pm Tickets £10.00/£5.00 (under-16)


See above for more details.

Winter WilsonWinter Wilson – Poynton Legion
Fri Jun 7 at 20:30 £10.00


Blending superb, often hard-hitting original songs, stunning harmonies and musicianship with hilarious tales of life on the road, Kip Winter and Dave Wilson bring a sense of intimacy to every venue. Supported by Grace Notes. Doors open 19:30, performance starts 20:30.

See: https://winterwilson.com/

Enquiries: email poynton.phoenix.folk@gmail.com or call 01625 873120

Desert Wind who will be performing at the Legion in Poynton on 7th October 2017Desert Wind – Poynton Legion
Fri Jun 14 at 8:00 £12.50

Poynton acoustic favourites Andy Liddie, Jim Hand and Pete Bethell return with another outstanding performance of Americana and Country music to help Poynton Men in Sheds raise funds for their revised workshop at The Centre. Plus Support. Doors open at 7.30pm

Buy Tickets: online HERE, by phone 01625 876966 and shortly from MATES DIY, Park Lane, Poynton.

Watch Desert Wind perform Rita Ballou at the Orwell Bluegrass Festival.


Watch full size video on You Tube.

JULY 2019

Poynton Players proudly present the PREMIER of Adam Colclough’s new play RollercoasterRollercoaster – Poynton Players
Thu 04 Jul to Sat 06 Jul @ 19.45. £9.00


We proudly present the PREMIER of Adam Colclough’s new play, in which two disparate lost souls cross paths late one which them both on a journey of discovery, hope, acceptance and ultimately, peace and happiness.

Buy tickets: www.poyntonplayers.co.uk or call 0333 666 3399

More info: secretary@poyntonplayers.co.uk or call 01625 875542 (24hr answerphone)






Captain of the Lost WavesCaptain of the Lost Waves – Poynton Legion
Fri Jul 5 at 20:30 £10.00


Eccentric, creative and innovative, Captain of the Lost Waves has been described as ‘oddball steampunk folk meets Monty Python meets Bohemian Rhapsody! Why not Come and make up your own mind! Supported by Grace Notes. Doors open 19:30, performance starts 20:30.

See: http://captainofthelostwaves.com/

Enquiries: email poynton.phoenix.folk@gmail.com or call 01625 873120

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