Sat 8 Dec from 12pm – A PHAB NIGHT OUT fundraiser at Leigh Community Centre
PHAB (Physically Handicapped / Able Bodied) are a group of young volunteers who have worked tirelessly in and around the Leigh community to help make the lives of disadvantaged young and disabled people happier and better prepared for later life. Their role in the area is invaluable and the services they provide offer hope to so many in this town. Leigh resident and community champion, Sally Zabell decided several months ago that the essential services that the PHAB Group, based at the under-threat Connnexxions building in Elm Road needed some urgent help and thus this event was born…
After three months of preparation, the hard work and kind hearts of many fine folk and the unwavering efforts of so many social groups and local artists, the time is now to unleash the beast that is….
On Saturday, December 8th 2012, Leigh Community Centre will host the greatest single charity fund-raising event of its kind.
With eight bands, fifteen acts, a dozen DJs, a cabaret club, comedians, magicians and a whole host of hotness provided by the best boutiques and businesses happy to help out on this wonderful cause…
A PHAB DAY OUT: 12pm til 5pm
This community-based event sees a number of local schools, community groups and big-hearted businesses come together for a special day-long event with a family theme.
Jam Jar Jazz
The Phab Band
Wiggles Street Dance Troupe
C-siders Academy Brass Band
There are more acts waiting to confirm so check the event page for more details
Grand Raffle – Winter Wonderland Santas Grotto – Art room
Face-Painting – The RED WATCH Fire Engine – Glitter Tattoos
Christmas Market with all manner of excellent wares for yuor Christmas stockings, Sixteen stalls of local produce and presents aplenty.
METAL will be running the newly refurbished Cafe And Bar and there will be Mulled Wine and Mince Pies aplenty
This family-themed event runs from midday until 5pm with the raffle draw at 4pm.
A PHAB NIGHT OUT: 7pm til Midnight
TICKETS £5 ON SALE MONDAY
This is the big one, with comedians, comperes, cabaret and a live stage with a line-up of some amazing acoustic and live acts
WHITE DEVIL’S CAUSE
THE PERCY FURKETTLE TRIP
Featuring special live performances from all manner of cabaret acts, poets and live music in a specially-themed lounge. more details to be confirmed
DHARMA BUMS PRESENTS
An evening with the Dharma Bums DJs, as well as efforts from the Middle-Age Spread DJs, Outtasight!! and The Urban All-Stars
Buy your tickets from The Hamlet Pub, The Peter Boat, The Squeeze Bar and the Leigh Community Centre.