TICKETS are on sale for Oswaldtwistle Players autumn production The Merchant Of Venice.

The dramatic comedy, by William Shakespeare, has been directed by Chris Knight Spokeswoman Clare Highton said: “With timeless and controversial themes of love and marriage, wealth and status, prejudice and revenge, this is one of Shakespeare’s most popular and thought provoking comedies.”

The play runs at the Civic Theatre, Union Road, Oswaldtwistle, from Wednesday, October 10, to Saturday, October 13, 7.30pm.

Tickets £8, concessions £7, or all seats £6 on opening night, from ww.ticketsource., the Civic Arts Centre on 01254 398319 or Edmundson’s Sweet Shop, Union Rd. Call 01254 236057.