Theatre October

To Oct 27-You're Only Young Twice by Ron Aldridge at the Festival Theatre, Malvern Theatres. 2.30pm, 8pm. £10-£18. Box Office (01684) 892277.

27-Ennio Marchetto at the Forum Theatre, Malvern Theatres. 7.30pm. £10, 312. Box Office (01684) 892277.

30-2 Nov-Rome & Jewels at the Forum Theatre, Malvern Theatres. 7.30pm. £8-£12. Box Office (01684) 892277.

Concerts October

26-ESO with Philippe Graffin perform Brahms at the Forum, Malvern Theatres. 7.30pm. £6-£22. Box Office (01684) 892277. Part of the Brahms Cycle.


Malvern Cinema: Moulin Rouge (12), 7pm Fri-Sun, 8pm Mon, Tue & Thurs. Atlantis: The Lost Empire (U), 3pm Fri-Sun, 5.30pm Mon-Wed, 1pm Thurs. Code Unknown (15) film special, Wed only 8.15pm.

Odeon Worcester: See it first - The Others (12), Weds-Thurs only 12.15, 3.00, 6.00, 8.30; Legally Blonde (12), 1.45, 4.00, 6.30, 8.45; The Man who wasn't there (15), 12.15, 3.15, 6.20, 8.45; Atlantis: The Lost Empire (U), 12.45, 3.15, 5.45; American Pie 2 (15), 12.15, 3.15, 6.20, 8.45; Jeepers Creepers (15), 1.00, 3.45, 6.30, 9.00; Enigma (15), 12.15, 3.00, 6.00, 8.30; Moulin Rouge (12), 8.30; Americas Sweethearts (12), 12.45, 3.30, 6.00, 8.15; Odeon Movie Mob presents Sat only, doors open 10am, Recess (U), 10.30, The Little Vampire (U), 10.30; Help I'm a Fish (U) 10.30; Doors open 10am - Wed only - The Claim (15), 10.30.

UGC Cinemas, Gloucester: The first cinema subscription card 'Unlimited' is now on sale costing £9.99 per month. This would allow you to see unlimited movies. (Terms & conditions apply - details available at cinema). Advance Screenings: Harry Potter & the Philosopher's Stone (PG), Sat & Sun Nov 10 & 11 8.30, 10.30, 11.30, 1.30, 2.30, 5.00, 5.40, 8.15, 8.50, Late Sat 11.30, 12.00; Advance Screenings - The Others (12) Wed & Thurs 12.00, 2.10, 4.20, 6.25, 8.30; Legally Blonde (12), 12.30, 3.00, 6.20, 8.40; Atlantis - The Lost Empire (U), 11.10, 1.20, 3.30; America's Sweetheart (12), 12.15, 2.50, 6.10, 8.35; Jeepers Creepers (15), 3.45, 6.00, 8.10; American Pie 2 (15), 12.30, 3.20, 6.45, 9.10; Enigma (15), 6.45 daily except Wed/Thurs, 8.45 daily except Tue/Wed/Thur; Moulin Rouge (12), 2.45 daily except Wed/Thur, 5.30, 8.20 daily; Cats & Dogs (PG), 11.20, 1.30; A Knight's Tale (PG), 11.50 daily except Wed/Thur; Saturday Kid's Club, doors open 10am, starts 10.15am, Digimon - The Movie (PG), children & adults £1.50 (Under 8 yrs must be accomp by adult).

Pop and Rock October

26-Clive John at the Malvern Hills Hotel, Wynds Point, Malvern.

26-The Diving Turkeys at the Red Lion Inn, Stiffords Bridge, near Malvern. 9pm. Admission Free.

27-Splatt! At the Express Inn, Quest Hills Road, Malvern. 9pm, Free admission.

27-Motor City Blues & Guests at O'Malleys Blues Club, Bromyard. 8.45pm. Free admission. Tel 01885 488881.

27-Blackjack at the Cross Keys, Malvern. 8.45pm.

29-Clive John at The Foley Arms Hotel, Great Malvern.

29-Take Two at The Foley Arms Hotel, Great Malvern.

November 1-Mark Brannelly at the Green Dragon, Guarlford Road, Malvern. 9pm. Admission Free.

Folk and Jazz October

Music session at the Prince of Wales, Ledbury every Wednesday 8.30pm. Bring instruments.

Every Tuesday-Perdido Street Jazz Band at the Fox & Hounds, Lulsley. 9pm.

Last Wednesday of the month-Singaround at the Nags Head, Malvern. 8pm. Contact (01684) 577390.

26-Papa Joe's All Stars at the Memorial Hall, Upton-upon-Severn. 8pm. £8 (Members £6) from Pepperpot Print or on door. Doors open 7pm. Presented by the Friends of Upton Jazz Festival.

Clubs & Societies October

Every Thursday Malvern Scottish Dancing Club at Poolbrook Primary School, Malvern. 8-10.30pm. Tel (01684) 561680/540047.

Every Wednesday-The Rotary Club of Ledbury meet at 7pm in The Feathers Hotel, Ledbury. Contact Roy Poole (01531) 632349.

Every first Monday of the month the Malvern & District Aquarist Society meet at 8pm at The Anchor Inn, Yates Hay Road, Malvern Link.

Every Monday (except Bank Holidays) Over 60 Club at the Salvation Army, Newtown Road, Malvern. 2.45pm. Details 01684 574458.

First Wednesday of each month - Malvern Family History Group meet in Beacon Room, Malvern Hills College. 7.30-9.30pm. No meeting in August.

Malvern Special Needs Swimming Club, every Saturday at Splash 5.15 - 6.15pm. Tel. Evelyn Cunningham (01684) 560445.

Every Monday-Ledbury Badminton Club play at the Leisure Centre, John Masefield High School. 6.30-9.30pm. Social standard. Visitors & new members welcome. (01531) 631892.

Every First Wednesday-Parkinson's Disease Society (Herefordshire & Worcestershire Branch) meet at Storer Court, Geraldine Road, Malvern. 2pm. Contact (01905) 424977.

Every Monday evening-Foley Arms Bridge Group play Rubber or Chicago bridge at the Foley Arms Hotel, Malvern. Details: Doreen Elliott (01684) 561525.

Malvern Women's Singing Group meet every Tuesday (from September) 8-10pm. Sunrise Centre. Wonderful harmonies learned by ear. Tel: (01684) 892482 or 565854.

Every Saturday - Malvern Petanque Club (French Boules) meet outside Great Malvern Station (weather permitting). 2pm. Details (01684) 891999/564807.

Chase & Upton Badminton Club club nights Monday & Friday. Home matches on Thursdays. Contact (01684) 574684 or (01684) 592125.

Malvern Motor Cycle & Light Car Club (off Howsell Road, Malvern Link meet every Monday & Friday, special interest nights 1st Wednesday & 3rd Tuesday. Members & non-members welcome. Details (01684) 893102.

26-Ledbury & District Society meet at the Burgage Hall, Church Lane, Ledbury. 7.30pm. Influences altering the character of shopping centres particularly as regards Ledbury - Michael Lever.

28-Falconers Country Dance Club meet at Bromyard Leisure Centre, Cruxwell Street, Bromyard. 7.45-10.30pm. Club callers.

30-Malvern Branch Royal Artillery Association meet at the Civil Service Club, Spring Lane, Malvern Link. 7.30pm. All gunners/ex gunners very welcome.

30- Malvern Northern Society beetle drive and supper at the URC Hall, Malvern Link 7.30pm. Details (01684) 566689.

Sales & Bazaars October

WI Friday Market now open 9.30- 11.30am.

27&28-Table Top Sale at In-Plants Nursery, Old Road South, Kempsey. 10am-4pm. In aid of Macmillan Nurses.

27-Table Top Sale at Hanley Swan Village Hall. 10am-12noon. Admission 20p.

27-Giant jumble sale, Bromsberrow Village Hall at 2pm.

November 3-Jumble Sale at Upton-upon-Severn Sports Club. 10.30am. Admission 10p. In aid of Upton Hockey Club.

Miscellaneous October

Every Tuesday evenings, Rising Dragon Tai Chi weekly classes at Ascension Hall, Malvern. Local instructor Daphne Robson (01886) 812571.

Every Wednesday, Extend, exercise for the retired (over 50s). Join our friendly weekly class, 9.15am in the Link Room, St Matthias' Church, or 11am in the Lyttelton Room, Church Street, Great Malvern. (01684) 562220.

Every Tuesday Coffee Morning at St Matthias Church Hall, Malvern Link. 10-noon. Everyone welcome. Transport may be provided. Contact Age Concern Malvern on (01684) 560666.

Every Thursday Ballroom & Latin dancing. Welland Village Hall. 8-10pm. (01684) 310624.

Every Wednesday evening Inner Dance School of Tai Chi and Qigong at Friends Meeting House, 1 Orchard Road. Details from Altair de Almeida 01684 562528.

Every 1st Wednesday-Tinnitus Self Help Group at Lyttelton Rooms, Church Street, Malvern. 2-4pm. 01684 567496.

Every Sunday-Cash bingo at Willie Thornes Snooker club. Doors open 6.30pm. Eyes down 7.30pm. In aid of County Air Ambulance, alternating with Thornton House Disabled Children's School.

Every Friday--Cash Bingo at Willie Thorne Snooker Club. Doors open 6.30pm, eyes down 7.30pm. In aid of County Air Ambulance Funds.

Every Monday (except Bank Holidays) -Spiritualist Meetings at Earls Croome Village Hall, 7.30pm. Details on (01684) 594775.

Every Wednesday-Malvern MIND weekly Support Groups at Lyttelton Rooms. 10.30am-noon. Also Sundays 2.30-4.30pm at Social Education Centre, Off Geraldine Road. Details 01684 574709.

Every Thursday-Modern Dance class at Christ Church Hall, Avenue Road, Malvern. 7.30pm. £3.30. Contact 573663/563750.

27/28-Polarity body balancing weekend workshop, 10am-6.30pm to book phone Shirley 01531 632105.

November 4-Cradley Bonfire Event at St Katherine's (signposted off B4220). Gates open 5pm, bonfire lit 5.30pm, Fireworks 6pm. Tickets £2.50 adults, £1 children, family ticket £7 or £6 in advance from the Post Office, butchers or call 01886 880647.

For Children October

Every Saturday morning-Children's Ceramic Painting Classes. 10am-noon. Fine Fettle Ceramics, Little Tarrin-gton 01432 890383. Also adult classes.

Every Monday-Kung Fu & Yoga for Children at the Wheel of Life Centre, 6 North Malvern Road, Malvern. 4.45pm. Details (01684) 572443.

Every Monday & Thursday - Welland Teddy Bears, Welland Village Hall. 9-11.30am. Details Julia (01684) 565842.

Every Monday & Thursday-After School 'Mental Maths' Classes at Holy Trinity Church Hall, Link Top, Malvern. £38 per month. Suitable for children four years & upwards. Details: Rachel Tobin (01905) 423724.

Exhibitions October

To Oct 27-'Still Lives' by Bev Schofield at the Foal Yard Gallery, Bransford. 9am-5pm Mon-Sat. (01886) 833337.

Walks October

27-A Blissful Walk. Meet Imperial Road 8.30am for a 9.5 mile moderate walk in countryside around Kyre. Bring packed lunch. Leaders: Ursula 01684 569429 & Janet 01684 563816. Malvern Hills District Footpath Society.

27-Meet St Michael's Church, Little Witley at 10am. Park at Village Hall. Powick Parish Ramblers.

30-Meet at Imperial Road, Malvern 9.40am for a moderate walk around the Old Hills, Callow End. Leaders: Mike and Muriel (01684) 574097. Malvern Hills District Footpath Society.

November 1-Meet Bridge Street Car Park, Ledbury at 10.15am for town walk. Powick Parish Ramblers.