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Greater Manchester Royal British Legion Christmas Concert

at the Monastery

*** Please note, the Monastery remains temporarily closed at the moment ***

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The Monastery aims to be open Sunday to Friday between 10am-4pm with free entry and parking. Visitors are most welcome to call in during these hours and visit the site but we cannot guarantee that the Nave will always be available. Our Cafe has relocated to the Welcome Wing and is open from 10am-4pm (Sunday-Friday).* Special Heritage & Visitor Open Days are held all year round on every Sunday, Monday and Tuesday when the Great Nave, Film Room & Shop are open between 11am and 4pm. Tours and talks, and afternoon teas in our Victorian Pantry, can also be pre-booked on these days.

A regular programme of community, health, well-being and family activities is also available for everyone to enjoy. Our affordable Community Rooms can be pre-booked for use 7 days of the week between 9am and 5.30pm.

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8th December 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

£13 £13

Join the Royal British Legion at The Monastery for a Christmas celebration of music and local talent.  The event will feature Cadishead Public Band, Iona Fisher and the Wright Robinson College School Choir.


Doors will open at 6.30 pm for a 7 pm start and mulled wine and mince pies will be available during the interval. Tickets are £13 per person. For further information or to purchase tickets, please contact any of the listed below:


Sarah Gale, Membership support officer, Greater Manchester Royal British Legion.

Tel: 03330114312 Email:

Karen Brown, Ashton-Under-Lyne Royal British Legion Branch.

Mobile: 07935312349 Email:

Joe Larrigan, Belle Vue Royal British Legion Branch.

Mobile: 07776092862 Email:


8th December 2018
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Event Categories:
December 08 2018 7:00 PM—9:30 PM / £13

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