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Girlguiding in Ashton

Girlguiding provides many different activities for all girls aged 5-14yrs to improve leadership, teamwork, confidence and most importantly to have fun in a girl only environment. Rainbows, Brownies and Guides do many things like camping, rock climbing, badge work and

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Oxhey Mill Studios – A space for local artists

Oxheys Mill Studios is on Stanhope Street, just off Brook Street, PR1 7PN. More information: Click here for information about exhibitions and artists at the mill.

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Martial arts in Ashton

Here are all the martial arts centres we’ve found in Ashton: Matsumura Karate Academy, according to its website, holds classes in Ashton Leisure Centre (on the Ashton College site) and at Strettles Martial Arts Centre on Fylde Road. Click here

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Have a bounce at Preston’s trampoline club

Preston City Trampoline Club is a vibrant young trampolining club. They are open six days a week and offer much more than trampolining, in both gymnastics and other sports. They have sessions for all abilities, including disability sessions. Preston City

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Full steam ahead at Ribble Steam Railway

Ashton’s Ribble Steam Railway is an excellent treat for young and old. Young children in particular love the chance to go on a steam train, but there are plenty of adults too who want to relive the age of steam.

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Fitness centres in Ashton

If you want some exercise, here are some of the main fitness centres in Ashton. If you want to add your company to this list, please get in touch at editor@ashtononribble.com Total Fitness: West Strand Road, Preston, PR1 8UY Facilities

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Discover dance in Ashton

The Dance Studio offers a wider range of adult classes in line dance, ballroom, salsa and Latin.  They holds top quality classes for beginners through to advanced students. All their instructors are fully qualified and have many years experience in

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Preston’s concert band

Preston’s Concert Band is based in Ashton, holding its rehearsals every Thursday at Lea Methodist Church, Birkdale drive, Preston from 7pm till 9pm. The band performs throughout Preston and Lancashire for concerts, charities, and entertainments. New musicians always welcome, performing music from

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