FRIDAY, JULY 20

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents screening of musical sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (12A) starring Lily James in the cinema at 12.30pm, 3.15pm, 6pm and 8.45pm. Tickets £9.50, £8.50 for screenings before 5pm. Aged under 26: £7 or £6 before 5pm. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. The annual open air extravaganza in the city's prime beauty spot goes back to its roots - a production of Shakespeare's much-loved romantic comedy which launched the project for the first time back in 2010. Shakespeare’s masterpiece of merriment, wooing and winning of hearts has at its centre two of the Bard's greatest creations - the warring lovebirds Benedick and Beatrice. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents Prom in the Kitchen: Elgar's Cello Concerto and Enigma Variations performed by Ensemble Deva in The Kitchen at 8pm. The evening with Debussy’s poem for orchestra, credited in later years as the birth of atonality, before moving on to Elgar’s melancholic Cello Concerto, full of passion and English nostalgia. Finally, the Enigma Variations is Elgar’s musical portrait gallery of his “friends pictured within”. Each variation forms an affectionate sketch of one of his loved ones, including Nimrod which has become iconic of Britain itself. Tickets £30 including drinks and nibbles, standing tickets £10. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the hit musical The Greatest Showman (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 8.40pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

CHESTER: 3 Kings in concert at Telford’s Warehouse. Free before 9pm, £4 thereafter. Call 01244 390090 or visit www.telfordswarehouse.com for details.

MOLD: Clint and Nikki Theatre Arts present Two Jazz Hands at the Anthony Hopkins Theatre at Theatr Clwyd at 7pm. The talented youngsters of Clint and Nikki Theatre Arts sing and dance their way on to the stage with endless energy and passion in this explosive and energetic variety show. Tickets £9.50, concessions £8.50. Call 01352 701521 or visit www.theatrclwyd.com.

MOLD: Phoenix Theatre Company, on behalf of Mold Rotary Club, present Woman in Mind by Alan Ayckbourn at the Emlyn Williams Theatre at Theatr Clwyd at 7.45pm. Considered one of Ayckbourn’s best works, the play follows a woman who takes a knock to the head, but can we believe all she sees? Tickets £10, concessions £8. Call 01352 701521 or visit www.theatrclwyd.com.

SATURDAY, JULY 21

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents screening of musical sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (12A) starring Lily James in the cinema at 11am, 3.15pm, 6pm and 8.45pm. Tickets £9.50, £8.50 for screenings before 5pm. Aged under 26: £7 or £6 before 5pm. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: The next meeting of Chester Globetrotters Travel Group will be held at Grosvenor Museum. Doors open 1pm for 1.30pm start. Entrance fee £3 includes refreshments and two talks. The talks for July are A Trip Looking at Crafts and Textiles in China with Brenda Rawhorne and Colombia By Motorcycle by Chris Prior.

CHESTER: CH1 Studios and Alexander's present Gin & Pilates at Rufus Court from 2pm. Each £10 ticket includes a 1 hour pilates session in Alexander's garden, one gin cocktail of Bombay gin, lemonade, juniper berries and rosemary, as well as a VIP wristband that can get you a second gin cocktail for £3. Free live music afterwards at Alexander's. Book tickets here: https://ch1studios.co.uk/

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome in a new adaptation by Bryony Lavery in Grosvenor Park at 2.15pm. Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps. Captain John and his crew; Susan, Titty and Ship’s Boy Roger, set sail for Wildcat Island to do battle and find adventure on the lakes. A major new adaptation by the Tony Award-nominated Bryony Lavery (Treasure Island for National Theatre, Frozen for National Theatre and Broadway). Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Chester FC v Bury pre-season friendly at the Swansway Chester Stadium. Kick-off 3pm. Car parking £2. Visit www.chesterfc.com for details.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. The annual open air extravaganza in the city's prime beauty spot goes back to its roots - a production of Shakespeare's much-loved romantic comedy which launched the project for the first time back in 2010. Shakespeare’s masterpiece of merriment, wooing and winning of hearts has at its centre two of the Bard's greatest creations - the warring lovebirds Benedick and Beatrice. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: The Enchanted Charity Ball in aid of Cancer Research UK at the Chester Grosvenor Hotel. Reception 7.30pm. Carriages at midnight. £100 per ticket of £950 for table of 10. Call 07597 478443 or email chester.charityball:hotmail.com.

CHESTER: Bootleg Police in concert at Alexander’s, Rufus Court from 8pm. Tickets £8 advance. Call 01244 401402 or visit www.alexanderslive.com.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the hit comedy Legally Blonde (12) in the Roman Gardens at 8.40pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

CHESTER: Broken 3 Ways in concert at Telford’s Warehouse. Free before 9pm, £4 thereafter. Call 01244 390090 or visit www.telfordswarehouse.com for details.

MOLD: Clint and Nikki Theatre Arts present Two Jazz Hands at the Anthony Hopkins Theatre at Theatr Clwyd at 7pm. The talented youngsters of Clint and Nikki Theatre Arts sing and dance their way on to the stage with endless energy and passion in this explosive and energetic variety show. Tickets £9.50, concessions £8.50. Call 01352 701521 or visit www.theatrclwyd.com.

MOLD: Phoenix Theatre Company, on behalf of Mold Rotary Club, present Woman in Mind by Alan Ayckbourn at the Emlyn Williams Theatre at Theatr Clwyd at 7.45pm. Considered one of Ayckbourn’s best works, the play follows a woman who takes a knock to the head, but can we believe all she sees? Tickets £10, concessions £8. Call 01352 701521 or visit www.theatrclwyd.com.

MOLLINGTON: As part of the nationwide National Garden Scheme, The Birches, Grove Road, will be opening its garden. This beautiful private garden, last opened in 2016, showcases a series of garden rooms with a deep traditional herbaceous border as its highlight. Open noon-5pm, entry is £5 for adults and children under 16 go free. Delicious home-made cakes, biscuits and jams will be available as well coffee, tea and wine. A selection of plants will also be on sale.

SUNDAY, JULY 22

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents screening of musical sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (12A) starring Lily James in the cinema at 11am, 1.15pm, 4pm and 7pm. Tickets £9.50, £8.50 for screenings before 5pm. Aged under 26: £7 or £6 before 5pm. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome in a new adaptation by Bryony Lavery in Grosvenor Park at noon and 4.30pm. Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps. Captain John and his crew; Susan, Titty and Ship’s Boy Roger, set sail for Wildcat Island to do battle and find adventure on the lakes. A major new adaptation by the Tony Award-nominated Bryony Lavery (Treasure Island for National Theatre, Frozen for National Theatre and Broadway). Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Ed Watts Jazz Band from 2-5pm at Alexander’s in Rufus Court. Free entry. Call 01244 401402 or visit www.alexanderslive.com.

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents Youth Theatre with Myths! in the Storyhouse Theatre at 7pm. Youth Theatre groups team together to tear apart the Greek myth of Tiresias and explore the idea of change. The 11-13s play with traditional Greek chorus styles, explore stereotypes with the 8-10s and witness flying hotdogs and rapping from the 5-7s! This Youth Theatre performance brings together young people aged 5-13 to celebrate the skills and techniques they have explored over the last three terms. Tickets £5, under 26 £3. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Roman Candle presents Anna Burch at St Mary's Creative Space on St Mary's Hill. Doors 7.30pm. Tickets £10 advance. Visit seetickets.com or romancandlepromotions.co.uk.

CHESTER: Open mic session with Tom Durkin at Telford’s Warehouse in Tower Wharf. Free entry. Call 01244 390090 or visit www.telfordswarehouse.com for details.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the hit musical The Greatest Showman (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 8.40pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

MOLD: Richard and Adam at the Anthony Hopkins Theatre at Theatr Clwyd at 7.30pm. Following sell-out tours and wowing the nation with their extraordinary harmonies on Britain’s Got Talent, sensational Welsh singing brothers Richard and Adam are back. On their return to Theatr Clwyd escape into your favourite classic songs with memorable numbers such as The Impossible Dream, Nessun Dorma and Unchained Melody. Tickets £25. Call 01352 701521 or visit www.theatrclwyd.com.

MONDAY, JULY 23

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents screening of musical sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (12A) starring Lily James in the cinema at 12.30pm, 3.15pm, 6pm and 8.45pm. Tickets £9.50, £8.50 for screenings before 5pm. Aged under 26: £7 or £6 before 5pm. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: The Wedding Present in concert at The Live Rooms, Homer House, Station Road from 7pm. Admission £16.50 in advance. Visit www.theliverooms.com/www.seetickets.com.

CHESTER: Wine School at Alexander’s, Rufus Court at 7pm. Admission £20. Call 01244 401402 or visit www.alexanderslive.com.

CHESTER: Telford’s Quiz at Telford’s Warehouse in Tower Wharf. Admission £1. Call 01244 390090 or visit www.telfordswarehouse.com for details.

TUESDAY, JULY 24

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents screening of musical sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (12A) starring Lily James in the cinema at 12.30pm, 3.15pm, 6pm and 8.45pm. Tickets £9.50, £8.50 for screenings before 5pm. Aged under 26: £7 or £6 before 5pm. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Chester FC v Morecambe pre-season friendly at the Swansway Chester Stadium. Kick-off 7.45pm. Car parking £2. Visit www.chesterfc.com for details.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the classic Hollywood musical Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (U) in the Roman Gardens at 8.30pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 25

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents screening of musical sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (12A) starring Lily James in the cinema at 11am, 3.15pm, 6pm and 8.45pm. Tickets £9.50, £8.50 for screenings before 5pm. Aged under 26: £7 or £6 before 5pm. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of comedy hit Bridesmaids (15) in the Roman Gardens at 8.30pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

THURSDAY, JULY 26

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents screening of musical sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (12A) starring Lily James in the cinema at 12.30pm, 3.15pm, 6pm and 8.45pm. Tickets £9.50, £8.50 for screenings before 5pm. Aged under 26: £7 or £6 before 5pm. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the hit musical The Greatest Showman (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 8.30pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

CHESTER: Stepping Tiger night at Telford’s Warehouse in Tower Wharf. Resident vinyl selectors pushing eclectic worldwide rhythms. Mystical special guest DJs, live jazz, soul and Afrobeat. Free entry. Call 01244 390090 or visit www.telfordswarehouse.com for details.

HOOLE: Chester Family History Group AGM at All Saints Church Hall in Vicarage Road at 7.30pm with talk on Serendipity, how pure chance forwarded some family history research, delivered by Hilary Watmough.

FRIDAY, JULY 27

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents screening of musical sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (12A) starring Lily James in the cinema at 12.30pm, 3.15pm, 6pm and 8.45pm. Tickets £9.50, £8.50 for screenings before 5pm. Aged under 26: £7 or £6 before 5pm. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents Youth Theatre with The Boy Preference in the Storyhouse Theatre at 2.30pm. In an affluent suburb in the near future, the birth of a boy is welcomed with shouts of joy and firecrackers, but when a girl is born, the neighbours say nothing. The ‘missing girls’ have returned, are they out for revenge? Tickets £7, under 26 £5. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: The Dodo Street Band present Celtic Gypsy Klezmer at the Forum Studio Theatre in Hamilton Place at 7.30pm. A contagious epidemic of folk in a joyously wild maverick mix. Tickets £15, concessions £13. Call 01244 341296 or visit www.tiptopproductions.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of Pixar animated hit Coco (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 8.30pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

CHESTER: Tortoise Takeover with DJ Goldtash at Telford’s Warehouse in Tower Wharf. Free before 9pm, £4 thereafter. Call 01244 390090 or visit www.telfordswarehouse.com for details.

MOLD: Family arts weeekend at Theatr Clwyd. A full weekend of boredom-busting fun-packed enjoyment. Dive into the school holidays and come and make a splash. With incredible performances from the most exciting artists as well as workshops and activities for everyone from babies to grandparents. Bring your whole family along for a low-cost creative weekend. Nautical fancy dress encouraged! Call 01352 701521 or visit www.theatrclwyd.com.

MOLD: The Adventures of Pom in the Clwyd Room at Theatr Clwyd at 11am, 12.30pm and 3pm. Leading early-years storyteller and performance artist Ruthie Boycott-Garnett has been commissioned by Big Imaginations to create a visual and sensory exploration of the Greek myth Persephone with music, moving images and puppetry that will inspire and delight children from weeks old, to full grown adults. A sensory theatre performance for ages 0-4. Tickets £2. Call 01352 701521 or visit www.theatrclwyd.com.

SATURDAY, JULY 28

BUCKLEY: Stone Broken in concert with Broken Witt Rebels, Wasted Fate and special guest Gabriella Jones. at The Tivoli, Brunswick Road from 7pm. Tickets £13. Call 01244 546201 or visit www.tivolivenue.com.

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents family screening of classic 1982 Steven Spielberg science fiction drama ET The Extra-Terrestrial (PG) starring Henry Thomas in the cinema at 11am. Tickets £4. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 2.15pm and 7.30pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Chester FC v Everton Under 23s pre-season friendly at the Swansway Chester Stadium. Kick-off 3pm. Car parking £2. Visit www.chesterfc.com for details.

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents screening of musical sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (12A) starring Lily James in the cinema at 3.15pm, 6pm and 8.45pm. Tickets £9.50, £8.50 for screenings before 5pm. Aged under 26: £7 or £6 before 5pm. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Soul and Motown night with Diana Ross and Marin Gaye tribute at The Live Rooms, Homer House, Station Road from 7pm. Admission £10 in advance. Visit www.theliverooms.com/www.seetickets.com.

CHESTER: The Jam’d in concert at Alexander’s, Rufus Court from 8pm. Tickets £10 advance. Call 01244 401402 or visit www.alexanderslive.com.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the 80s action epic Top Gun (12A) in the Roman Gardens at 8.30pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

CHESTER: Revox in concert at Telford’s Warehouse. Free before 9pm, £4 thereafter. Call 01244 390090 or visit www.telfordswarehouse.com for details.

MOLD: Family arts weeekend at Theatr Clwyd. A full weekend of boredom-busting fun-packed enjoyment. Dive into the school holidays and come and make a splash. With incredible performances from the most exciting artists as well as workshops and activities for everyone from babies to grandparents. Bring your whole family along for a low-cost creative weekend. Nautical fancy dress encouraged! Call 01352 701521 or visit www.theatrclwyd.com.

SUNDAY, JULY 29

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents family screening of classic 1982 Steven Spielberg science fiction drama ET The Extra-Terrestrial (PG) starring Henry Thomas in the cinema at 11am. Tickets £4. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents screening of musical sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (12A) starring Lily James in the cinema at 1.15pm, 4pm and 7pm. Tickets £9.50, £8.50 for screenings before 5pm. Aged under 26: £7 or £6 before 5pm. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: The Deportees from 2-5pm at Alexander’s in Rufus Court. Free entry. Call 01244 401402 or visit www.alexanderslive.com.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. The annual open air extravaganza in the city's prime beauty spot goes back to its roots - a production of Shakespeare's much-loved romantic comedy which launched the project for the first time back in 2010. Shakespeare’s masterpiece of merriment, wooing and winning of hearts has at its centre two of the Bard's greatest creations - the warring lovebirds Benedick and Beatrice. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Open mic session with Chris Tavener at Telford’s Warehouse in Tower Wharf. Free entry. Call 01244 390090 or visit www.telfordswarehouse.com for details.

MOLD: Family arts weeekend at Theatr Clwyd. A full weekend of boredom-busting fun-packed enjoyment. Dive into the school holidays and come and make a splash. With incredible performances from the most exciting artists as well as workshops and activities for everyone from babies to grandparents. Bring your whole family along for a low-cost creative weekend. Nautical fancy dress encouraged! Call 01352 701521 or visit www.theatrclwyd.com.

MONDAY, JULY 30

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents screening of musical sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (12A) starring Lily James in the cinema at 12.30pm, 3.15pm, 6pm and 8.45pm. Tickets £9.50, £8.50 for screenings before 5pm. Aged under 26: £7 or £6 before 5pm. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Telford’s Quiz at Telford’s Warehouse in Tower Wharf. Admission £1. Call 01244 390090 or visit www.telfordswarehouse.com for details.

TUESDAY, JULY 31

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents screening of musical sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (12A) starring Lily James in the cinema at 12.30pm, 3.15pm, 6pm and 8.45pm. Tickets £9.50, £8.50 for screenings before 5pm. Aged under 26: £7 or £6 before 5pm. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. The annual open air extravaganza in the city's prime beauty spot goes back to its roots - a production of Shakespeare's much-loved romantic comedy which launched the project for the first time back in 2010. Shakespeare’s masterpiece of merriment, wooing and winning of hearts has at its centre two of the Bard's greatest creations - the warring lovebirds Benedick and Beatrice. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of comedy hit Bridesmaids (15) in the Roman Gardens at 8.20pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents screening of musical sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (12A) starring Lily James in the cinema at 12.30pm, 3.15pm, 6pm and 8.45pm. Tickets £9.50, £8.50 for screenings before 5pm. Aged under 26: £7 or £6 before 5pm. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome in a new adaptation by Bryony Lavery in Grosvenor Park at 2.15pm. Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps. Captain John and his crew; Susan, Titty and Ship’s Boy Roger, set sail for Wildcat Island to do battle and find adventure on the lakes. A major new adaptation by the Tony Award-nominated Bryony Lavery (Treasure Island for National Theatre, Frozen for National Theatre and Broadway). Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Act of Defiance in concert at The Live Rooms, Homer House, Station Road from 7pm. Admission £13 in advance. Visit www.theliverooms.com/www.seetickets.com.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: The Deportees from 8pm at Alexander’s in Rufus Court. Free entry. Call 01244 401402 or visit www.alexanderslive.com.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the hit musical The Greatest Showman (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 8.20pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 2

CHESTER: Storyhouse presents screening of musical sequel Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (12A) starring Lily James in the cinema at 12.30pm, 3.15pm, 6pm and 8.45pm. Tickets £9.50, £8.50 for screenings before 5pm. Aged under 26: £7 or £6 before 5pm. Visit www.storyhouse.com or call 01244 409113.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. The annual open air extravaganza in the city's prime beauty spot goes back to its roots - a production of Shakespeare's much-loved romantic comedy which launched the project for the first time back in 2010. Shakespeare’s masterpiece of merriment, wooing and winning of hearts has at its centre two of the Bard's greatest creations - the warring lovebirds Benedick and Beatrice. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: West Coast Eagles in concert at Alexander’s, Rufus Court from 8pm. Tickets £10 advance. Call 01244 401402 or visit www.alexanderslive.com.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the acclaimed family sequel Paddington 2 (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 8.20pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

CHESTER: Alexis Evans in concert at Telford’s Warehouse. Free entry. Call 01244 390090 or visit www.telfordswarehouse.com for details.

MOLD: Theatr Clwyd Comedy Club present Karen Bayley and Keith Carter in the Clwyd Room at Theatr Clwyd at 8pm. Tickets £10. Call 01352 701521 or visit www.theatrclwyd.com.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 3

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the hit comedy Legally Blonde (12) in the Roman Gardens at 8.20pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 4

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome in a new adaptation by Bryony Lavery in Grosvenor Park at 2.15pm. Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps. Captain John and his crew; Susan, Titty and Ship’s Boy Roger, set sail for Wildcat Island to do battle and find adventure on the lakes. A major new adaptation by the Tony Award-nominated Bryony Lavery (Treasure Island for National Theatre, Frozen for National Theatre and Broadway).
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. The annual open air extravaganza in the city's prime beauty spot goes back to its roots - a production of Shakespeare's much-loved romantic comedy which launched the project for the first time back in 2010. Shakespeare’s masterpiece of merriment, wooing and winning of hearts has at its centre two of the Bard's greatest creations - the warring lovebirds Benedick and Beatrice. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the classic 80s fantasy Ghostbusters (12A) in the Roman Gardens at 8.20pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

GARDEN QUARTER: The next community coffee morning at the Uniting Church in Garden Lane from 10.30am to noon will be for the local charity Chester Women's Aid. Admission to the coffee morning will be £2 to include Fairtrade coffee or tea and cake or scone. There will be the usual small raffle. All proceeds from the event will be donated to the chosen charity.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 5

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome in a new adaptation by Bryony Lavery in Grosvenor Park at noon. Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps. Captain John and his crew; Susan, Titty and Ship’s Boy Roger, set sail for Wildcat Island to do battle and find adventure on the lakes. A major new adaptation by the Tony Award-nominated Bryony Lavery (Treasure Island for National Theatre, Frozen for National Theatre and Broadway). Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 4.30pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the hit musical The Greatest Showman (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 8.20pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 7

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the hit musical The Greatest Showman (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 8.10pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome in a new adaptation by Bryony Lavery in Grosvenor Park at 2.15pm. Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps. Captain John and his crew; Susan, Titty and Ship’s Boy Roger, set sail for Wildcat Island to do battle and find adventure on the lakes. A major new adaptation by the Tony Award-nominated Bryony Lavery (Treasure Island for National Theatre, Frozen for National Theatre and Broadway).
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. The annual open air extravaganza in the city's prime beauty spot goes back to its roots - a production of Shakespeare's much-loved romantic comedy which launched the project for the first time back in 2010. Shakespeare’s masterpiece of merriment, wooing and winning of hearts has at its centre two of the Bard's greatest creations - the warring lovebirds Benedick and Beatrice. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the classic Hollywood musical Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (U) in the Roman Gardens at 8.10pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 9

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome in a new adaptation by Bryony Lavery in Grosvenor Park at 2.15pm. Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps. Captain John and his crew; Susan, Titty and Ship’s Boy Roger, set sail for Wildcat Island to do battle and find adventure on the lakes. A major new adaptation by the Tony Award-nominated Bryony Lavery (Treasure Island for National Theatre, Frozen for National Theatre and Broadway). Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the 80s action epic Top Gun (12A) in the Roman Gardens at 8.10pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 10

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. The annual open air extravaganza in the city's prime beauty spot goes back to its roots - a production of Shakespeare's much-loved romantic comedy which launched the project for the first time back in 2010. Shakespeare’s masterpiece of merriment, wooing and winning of hearts has at its centre two of the Bard's greatest creations - the warring lovebirds Benedick and Beatrice. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of Pixar animated hit Coco (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 8.10pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 11

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 2.15pm. The annual open air extravaganza in the city's prime beauty spot goes back to its roots - a production of Shakespeare's much-loved romantic comedy which launched the project for the first time back in 2010. Shakespeare’s masterpiece of merriment, wooing and winning of hearts has at its centre two of the Bard's greatest creations - the warring lovebirds Benedick and Beatrice. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of comedy hit Bridesmaids (15) in the Roman Gardens at 8.10pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 12

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome in a new adaptation by Bryony Lavery in Grosvenor Park at 4.30pm. Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps. Captain John and his crew; Susan, Titty and Ship’s Boy Roger, set sail for Wildcat Island to do battle and find adventure on the lakes. A major new adaptation by the Tony Award-nominated Bryony Lavery (Treasure Island for National Theatre, Frozen for National Theatre and Broadway).
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 14

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. The annual open air extravaganza in the city's prime beauty spot goes back to its roots - a production of Shakespeare's much-loved romantic comedy which launched the project for the first time back in 2010. Shakespeare’s masterpiece of merriment, wooing and winning of hearts has at its centre two of the Bard's greatest creations - the warring lovebirds Benedick and Beatrice. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the acclaimed family sequel Paddington 2 (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 8pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the classic 80s fantasy Ghostbusters (12A) in the Roman Gardens at 8pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 16

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome in a new adaptation by Bryony Lavery in Grosvenor Park at 2.15pm. Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps. Captain John and his crew; Susan, Titty and Ship’s Boy Roger, set sail for Wildcat Island to do battle and find adventure on the lakes. A major new adaptation by the Tony Award-nominated Bryony Lavery (Treasure Island for National Theatre, Frozen for National Theatre and Broadway).
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. The annual open air extravaganza in the city's prime beauty spot goes back to its roots - a production of Shakespeare's much-loved romantic comedy which launched the project for the first time back in 2010. Shakespeare’s masterpiece of merriment, wooing and winning of hearts has at its centre two of the Bard's greatest creations - the warring lovebirds Benedick and Beatrice. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the hit comedy Legally Blonde (12) in the Roman Gardens at 8pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 17

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of comedy hit Bridesmaids (15) in the Roman Gardens at 8pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 18

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome in a new adaptation by Bryony Lavery in Grosvenor Park at 2.15pm. Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps. Captain John and his crew; Susan, Titty and Ship’s Boy Roger, set sail for Wildcat Island to do battle and find adventure on the lakes. A major new adaptation by the Tony Award-nominated Bryony Lavery (Treasure Island for National Theatre, Frozen for National Theatre and Broadway).
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the hit musical The Greatest Showman (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 8pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 19

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome in a new adaptation by Bryony Lavery in Grosvenor Park at noon. Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps. Captain John and his crew; Susan, Titty and Ship’s Boy Roger, set sail for Wildcat Island to do battle and find adventure on the lakes. A major new adaptation by the Tony Award-nominated Bryony Lavery (Treasure Island for National Theatre, Frozen for National Theatre and Broadway). Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 4.30pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 21

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the 80s action epic Top Gun (12A) in the Roman Gardens at 7.50pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome in a new adaptation by Bryony Lavery in Grosvenor Park at 2.15pm. Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps. Captain John and his crew; Susan, Titty and Ship’s Boy Roger, set sail for Wildcat Island to do battle and find adventure on the lakes. A major new adaptation by the Tony Award-nominated Bryony Lavery (Treasure Island for National Theatre, Frozen for National Theatre and Broadway).
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. The annual open air extravaganza in the city's prime beauty spot goes back to its roots - a production of Shakespeare's much-loved romantic comedy which launched the project for the first time back in 2010. Shakespeare’s masterpiece of merriment, wooing and winning of hearts has at its centre two of the Bard's greatest creations - the warring lovebirds Benedick and Beatrice. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the acclaimed family sequel Paddington 2 (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 7.50pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 23

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of comedy hit Bridesmaids (15) in the Roman Gardens at 7.50pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 24

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. The annual open air extravaganza in the city's prime beauty spot goes back to its roots - a production of Shakespeare's much-loved romantic comedy which launched the project for the first time back in 2010. Shakespeare’s masterpiece of merriment, wooing and winning of hearts has at its centre two of the Bard's greatest creations - the warring lovebirds Benedick and Beatrice. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of Pixar animated hit Coco (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 7.50pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

FARNDON: Country Roads Music Festival at Farndon Community Club in Sibbersfield Lane featuring Amy Morgan and Texas Tornados. Full weekend £20 including caravan and camping facilities. Friday evening £6. Call 07809 904240 or email countryroadsfest@outlook.com.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 25

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 2.15pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 7.30pm. The annual open air extravaganza in the city's prime beauty spot goes back to its roots - a production of Shakespeare's much-loved romantic comedy which launched the project for the first time back in 2010. Shakespeare’s masterpiece of merriment, wooing and winning of hearts has at its centre two of the Bard's greatest creations - the warring lovebirds Benedick and Beatrice. Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the Marvel superhero epic Black Panther (12A) in the Roman Gardens at 7.50pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

FARNDON: Country Roads Music Festival at Farndon Community Club in Sibbersfield Lane featuring Savannah, Colt Murphy and Richard Palmer. Full weekend £20 including caravan and camping facilities. Saturday only £10. Call 07809 904240 or email countryroadsfest@outlook.com.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 26

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome in a new adaptation by Bryony Lavery in Grosvenor Park at noon. Endless summer days, pirates and treasure maps. Captain John and his crew; Susan, Titty and Ship’s Boy Roger, set sail for Wildcat Island to do battle and find adventure on the lakes. A major new adaptation by the Tony Award-nominated Bryony Lavery (Treasure Island for National Theatre, Frozen for National Theatre and Broadway). Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre presents The Tempest by William Shakespeare in Grosvenor Park at 4.30pm. This summer Grosvenor Park Open Air Theatre will be transformed into an enchanted island, as we stage Shakespeare’s final and most magical play. Prospero, Duke of Milan, usurped and exiled by his own brother, is banished to a mystical island, accompanied by his daughter Miranda and served by his spirit Ariel and deformed slave Caliban. Prospero raises a storm to shipwreck the men who wronged him to finally take his long-awaited revenge
Tickets £45-£22.50. Under 12s go free. Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.grosvenorparkopenairtheatre.co.uk.

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the hit musical The Greatest Showman (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 7.50pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

FARNDON: Country Roads Music Festival at Farndon Community Club in Sibbersfield Lane featuring Dave Inglis and Darren Busby. Full weekend £20 including caravan and camping facilities. Sunday only £10. Call 07809 904240 or email countryroadsfest@outlook.com.

MONDAY, AUGUST 27

CHESTER: Moonlight Flicks present a screening of the hit musical The Greatest Showman (PG) in the Roman Gardens at 7.50pm. Full price £8.50 in advance, £9.50 on the door (pending availability). Aged under 15: £6 in advance / £6.50 on the door (pending availability). Call 01244 409 113 or visit www.moonlightflicks.co.uk.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 31

ELLESMERE PORT: Ellesmere Port's The Full Monty at Whitby Sports and Social Club. Local men and women performing from 7pm. Tickets £10 in aid of Cancer Research UK.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16

CHESTER: Roman Candle presents Dylan LeBlanc with Nicole Atkins at St Mary's Creative Space on St Mary's Hill. Doors 7.30pm. Tickets £14 advance. Visit seetickets.com or romancandlepromotions.co.uk.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

BROUGHTON: Charity 80s/90s dicsco featuring Nathan Moore from Brother Beyond from 7.30pm-midnight in the Airbus Function Room. Tickets £10. Over 18s only. All proceeds to Claire House Children's Hospice. Call 0752 653 7223.

CHESTER: Roman Candle presents Roddy Woomble of Idlewild at St Mary's Creative Space on St Mary's Hill. Doors 7.30pm. Tickets £17 advance. Visit seetickets.com or romancandlepromotions.co.uk.