July 24: Despicable Me 2 (U) 5.30pm, Pacific Rim(12a) 8pm. July 25: Despicable Me 2 (U) 5.30pm, Pacific Rim (12A) 8pm. July 26: Monster University (U) 3pm, 5.30pm, The World’s End (15)  8pm. July 27: Monsters University (U) 3pm, 5.30pm, The World’s End (15) 8pm. July 28: Monsters University (U) 3pm, 5.30pm, The World’s End (15) 8pm. July 29: Monsters University (U) 3pm, 5.30pm,  The World’s End (15) 8pm. July 30: Monsters University (U) 3pm, 5.30pm, The World’s End (15) 8pm.

Boogie Nights @ The Ivy Leaf:

A VIP disco for anyone with special needs and carers, free entry.

Date: Wednesday, July 24

Time: 7pm to 9pm

Venue: The Ivy Leaf, 108 Ivy Road, Macclesfield.

Contact :  01625 421818

Bingo @ The Broken Cross Club:

Eyes down for a full house and great night out with great prizes, non-members welcome.

Date: Wednesday, July 24

Time: 7.45 to 9.30pm

Venue: The Broken Cross Club, Fallibroome Road, Macclesfield.

Coffee Morning:

Coffee Morning to raise funds for three women from Gawsworth  who in May 2014 are cycling 400km in five days across Cuba to raise funds for Women v Cancer.  Join them for tea  and coffee, cakes, plants, tombola, raffle etc.

Date: Thursday, July 25

Time: 10am to 12noon

Venue: Gawsworth Methodist Church Hall

Bollington Beer Festival:

Celebrating great beer and cider from both local breweries and further afield with live music and hot food.

Date: Friday, July 26 and Saturday July 27

Time:  Friday, 6pm to 11pm. Saturday 12pm to 11pm

Venue: Bollington Arts Centre, Bollington.

Tickets: £6 including Glass

The Snow Goose Live  ‘Gandajam’  Three Day Music Festival:

More than 23 bands will be performing at the three day festival including Clint Boon, Aziz Ibrahim, Britain’s got Talent finalists The Mend, Stable Mates Coldside, Daisy Day, BGT Lauren Thalia, Shakedown Stockholm, The Creature Comfort and more. Visit for more info.

Date: Friday, Jul26 to Sunday, July 28

Time: 12pm till late

Venue: Snow Goose Live, Mill Street,  Macclesfield.

Family Fun Day:

Fun packed day of family fun at the Old Ship Inn, Macclesfield. Live bands and fun events for the kids throughout the day. For more information visit

Date: Saturday, July 27

Time:  12pm till late

Venue: The Ship Inn, Beach Lane, Macclesfield.

Never Mind The PunkCocks:

Charity fundraiser for Christies and Macmillan – Fun evening of bands and fundraising activities including sponsored waxing, head shaves, raffle, cakes and lots more.

Date: Saturday, July 27

Time: 7pm

Venue: The Swan With Two Necks, Chestergate, Macclesfield.

Redesmere Fete:

Enjoy a lovely afternoon at the Redesmere village fete, featuring the Water Lily Queen being rowed across the Lake to her crowning by the King of Redesmere.

Date Saturday, July 27

Time: 1.30pm

Venue: Siddington Village Hall

Windyway Trust Doggie Treasure Hunt:

A fun evening family event, treasure hunting with games and supper – a chilli, veggie chilli or hotpot.

Date: Saturday, July 27

Time: 6pm to 9pm

Venue: Windyway Kennels, Macclesfield

Treacle Market:

Stretching from the Market Place into Chestergate, Mill Street, Castle Street, the Old Butter Market and the Church Yard too. With more than 120 stalls, you’ll find a huge range of artisan food and drink, along with unusual arts, crafts and antiques. Come for your lunch or even your breakfast, take a seat and watch the all-day live music, a fantastic day out.

Date: Sunday, July 28

Time: 10am to 3.30pm

Venue: Market Square

Explore Your Universe:

Become a scientist for the day and take part in some hands on experiments. Find out what colour the light from the Sun and the stars really is. Decode some invisible writing and investigate what molecules are made from. They will also be carrying out some exciting live demonstrations to amaze and inspire you. So what are you waiting for?

Date: Sunday, July 28

Time: 10am to 5pm

Venue: Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre, Macclesfield.

Silverback Live @ Cabin 5150:

Acoustic rock from a local Macclesfield duo consisting of Vaughan Bagnall and Lee Wadsworth Making their Cabin debut.

Date: Sunday, July 28

Time: 6pm to 9pm

Venue: Cabin 5150 Pickford Street, Macclesfield.

Holiday Courses at Macclesfield Leisure Centre:

Inflatable fun swims

Date: Tuesdays, July 30, August 6, 13, 20 and 27, and Thursdays, August 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

Time 1pm-2.30pm

Cost £3.50 junior, £4.20 adult

This session is designed for all children aged over eight years.

Please be aware no under-8s are allowed onto the inflatable (see admissions policy for under-­8s). Maximum bather load policy applies during inflatable fun session a limit of 120 people will be enforced

Trampoline sessions

Ages 6-14

Time  9.30am - 10.30am and 10.30am - 11.30am

Cost: £12 (three-day course) and £8 (two-day course)

Dates: Monday, July 29-Wednesday, July 31

Thursday, August 1-Friday, August 2

Monday, August 12-Wednesday, August 14

Thursday, August 15-Friday, August 16

Monday, August 19-Wednesday, August 21

Thursday, August 22-Friday, August 23 2013

Please note all participants must wear socks and leggings/tracksuit trousers and long hair should be tied up.

Drop & Crafts/Table Tennis

Booked your child onto Startrack and need to get to work?

Or if you are booking on the Badminton taster session on the Wednesday or trampolining session at 9.30am or 10.30am (three-day course or two-day).

Drop your child at the centre and let us entertain them and take them to the area where they are doing the activity. 

Or just come along just for the fun of it and then even go for a swim at 10.30am when swimming opens.

Date: Week of July 29-August 2

Time:  8.30am - 10.30am

Cost:  £1 per day


With the Rollers Club. Children under 8 must be accompanied by an adult

Date: Tuesday, July 30

Time 2.45pm-4.15pm

Cost: £3 Skate hire £1