THURSDAY, Nov 6
Geoff Tooley with the New York Jazz Trio at the Stirrup Cup, Barton Seagrave, 9pm. Free.
Bluegrass Jam Session at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton
Jools Holland, Derngate Auditorium, Guidlhall Rd, N’pton, 7.30pm. 01604 624811
Pete Firman – Trickster, Royal Auditorium, guildhall Rd, N’pton, 7.45pm. 01604 624811
Buckby Village Market, free tasting of home-baked Christmas food, 9am to 11am, Community Centre Long Buckby
Northamptonshire Branch of the Royal Army Service Corps and The Royal Corps of Transport meets at the Ex-Servicemans WMC, Sheep Street, N’pton 8pm. Contact Brian Smith 01604 628292
Kettering Stamp & Philatelic Society auction for members, at St Mary’s Primary School, Fuller Street, Kettering, 7.30pm.
Quiz at Monks Park WMC, 259 W’borough Road, Npton, 9pm
New WI in Kingsley, talk on Nordic Walking, 10am in Kingsley Park Methodist Church Rooms Npton.
NAB Mobile Sight Centre visits Oundle Town Centre, Co-op car park, St Osyths Lane, 10am–1pm
The Garden of Delights at NN, Number Nine Guildhall Road, Npton; Mladen Miljanovic exhibition (until Dec 7). www.NNContemporaryArt.org
Cordell Garfield People’s Choice Open 13 winner solo exhibition (until Nov 22). Alfred East Gallery, Sheep Street, Kettering, 10am–4.45pm. Free. www.kettering.gov.uk
FRIDAY, Nov 7
Fund-raising night at St Crispins Club, Duston, 7.30pm–11.30pm. Disco and live music by Jon Martin’s Italian Divorce Band. In aid of 12yr old boy with a brain tumour. Tickets £10. Call Joanne 07745 350167
Open Mic hosted by Hannah Faulkner at The Raven Hotel, Corby, 8.30pm
Kickstart at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton
The Marz, King Billy, Bridge St, N’pton, (followed by a rock disco til 3am)
Snake In The Grass, by Alan Ayckbourn, Wellingborough Museum, 7.45pm. Tickets £7. 01933 276838
Marty Wilde’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Party, Derngate Auditorium, N’pton, 7.30pm. 01604 624811
James Acaster, Royal Auditorium, N’pton, 7.45pm. 01604 624811
Screaming Blue Murder Comedy Club, Underground, Royal & Derngate, N’pton, 8.15pm. 01604 624811
Pete Firman – Trickster, The Core at Corby Cube, 8pm. 01536 470470
Quiz Night at Brafield WMC, A428.
Farmers’ Market in Richmond Road car park, Towcester, 9am–1pm.
Bonfire & Fireworks Display at Nicholas Hawksmoor Primary School, Towcester. Gates open 6pm. Tickets (in advance) £4/child 3-16 yrs £3 (£4 on night).
Rev Philip Evans talks to Whitefriars Church Retireds’ Group, Bridge Community Office, Whitefriars Junior School, Rushden, 1.30pm. 01933 676989.
NAB Mobile Sight Centre visits Abington Street, N’pton (near Central Library, 10am–1pm).
Fashion Show by M&Co hosted by Motor Neurone Disease Association at the Tithe Barn, W’bro, 7.30pm. Cost £6
SATURDAY, Nov 8
Billy de Laine, Brafield WMC, A428, from 8pm.
Rock Face , Great Doddington WMC, Lower Street,
“We Will Remember Them” Armistice concert at Church of Holy Sepulchre, Sheep Street, Npton, 7.30pm. 01604 754782
Matt Jackson at Northampton WMC, Sheep Street, Npton
Far From Nashville at Walnut Tree, Blisworth, 9.30pm
Phil Allen at Queens Park WMC, N’pton
Untamed, King Billy, Bridge St, N’pton, (followed by a rock disco til 3am)
Concert at Wilbarston Village Hall with the award-winning Youth Brass Band, 7.30pm. Adults £5.50, 12-16yrs £2, under 12s free.
Infusion at Monks Park WMC, Wellingborough Road, Npton
Dance The Night Away at village hall in Bridge Street, Weldon, 8pm to 11pm. £5, 07718 519480 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Great Divide at Charles Bradlaugh, Earl St, Npton, 9pm. £2.
The Buggs at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton
J Faye at Kettering Rifle Band Club, Havelock Street, Kettering
Lest We Forget, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. 01604 624811
Snake In The Grass, by Alan Ayckbourn, Wellingborough Museum, 7.45pm. £7. 01933 276838
Eric And Little Ern, Royal Auditorium, N’pton, 2.30pm/7.45pm. 01604 624811
Jason Byrne, The Core at Corby Cube, 8pm. 01604 624811
Bouncing of the Walls graffiti art exhibition, opening night 6pm-midnight at RH Ink Tattoo & Art Gallery, 31 York Rd, N’pton (runs until Nov 30)
Mammoth Grocery Sale at the Corn Market Hall, London Road, Kettering, noon–3pm, organised by the Kettering branch of Save the Children.
Charity Evening of Clairvoyance, Kettering Spiritualist Church, St Peters Avenue, Kettering, 7.30pm. In support of Help for Heroes and The Royal British Legion, £2.50 members, £3 guests. www.ketteringspirit.org.uk
Self Defence Course for Women at Stanwick Village Hall, 10am–2pm. www.stanwickvillagehall.org
Wellingborough Ramblers walk (7 miles), start nr the church, Everdon, 10am. 07740 995707
Kingsley Park Methodist Church Coffee Morning in aid of Motor Neurone Disease, 10am–noon, N’pton.
Jumble Sale in the Church Hall, Edinburgh Road, N’pton, 10am. 20p admission.
Afternoon Walk with Northampton & District Ramblers (5.5 miles), 1.30pm Main Street, Grendon (near Half Moon pub).
Morning Walk with Northampton Ramblers (4.75 miles). Meet 10am St John the Baptist, Abthorpe.
Illustrated Talk about Grafton Underwood’s role in war, at All Saints Church, William Street, Kettering, 7.30pm. Entry £3.
Brackley Christmas Wine Festival, inc members of the Association of Small Direct Wine Merchants and local independent suppliers, Town Hall, Market Place, Brackley, noon–6pm, £7. www.brackleywinefestival.co.uk
5k, 10k & 10-mile Obstacle Course Races at Rockingham Castle Grounds (& Nov 9), 8am–5.30pm, car park £2 per car. www.thesuggeringgrace.co.uk £45 adv tickets.
Annual Craft Fair at The Castle Theatre, Castle Way, W’bro, 10am–3pm. www.thecastle.org.uk
Christmas Bazaar, Little Harrowden Church, 2pm
Christmas Craft Fayre, Kingsthorpe Baptist Church (entrance Waitrose car park), 10am–2pm, 20p.
Charity Coffee Morning hosted by Rothwell Ladies Thursday Club at Methodist Church, Market Square, Rothwell, 9.30am–11.30am.
Jumble Sale, Newnham Village Hall, 2pm to 3.30pm. Homemade teas and cakes available
Christmas Bazaar, Little Harrowden Church, 2pm–4.15pm. £3.
Councillor David Mackintosh has surgery at the Community Centre, Olden Road, Rectory Farm, 9am–10am.
The Northampton Vintage Fair, St Matthew’s, The Drive, N’pton. 11am– 3pm. Entry £1, children free.
Brisk Cycle Ride (35-mile loop) to Irchester Country Park taking in the villages of Little Houghton, Castle Ashby, Bozeat and Hinwick. Meet 9.30am Co-op, Stocks Hill, Moulton. www.ctc-northampton.org.uk
Cats Protection Christmas Bazaar, 10am-noon at Christchurch Hall, Christchurch Road, N’pton, adm 50p.
SUNDAY, Nov 9
John Kirby, Brafield WMC, A428, 8pm.
Music, Bingo & Hoy at Queens Park WMC, Npton
Henry Lowther, Simon Spillett and others; a jazz tribute to Miles Davis at The Angel Hotel, High Street, Market Harborough. Members £13, non-members £15. www.harboroughjazz.com
Remembrance Concert by The Arthesis Duo at Church of St Bartholomew, Towcester Road, Greens Norton, 2pm. Tickets £12. In aid of Royal British Legion.
Cats Eyes at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton
Wartime tribute with Jackie at Monks Park WMC, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 4pm–7pm.
Matt Palmer’s Jazz Buddies at The Walnut Tree Inn, Blisworth in the Ellington Suite, noon to 2.30pm. Admission £8
Open Mic hosted by Hannah Faulkner at Ken’s Diner, Finedon, 2pm–4.30pm
“Stepping Out” communities at Whitefriars Junior School, Rushden, 10.15am, inc Countryside Walk “the Harrowden Hobble”. www.whitefriarschurch.org.uk
Craft, Gift & Vintage Market, Indoor Market, Newton Road, Rushden, 10am–3pm.
Craft Group, Liburd Room, Whilton Road, Kingsthorpe, 10.30am–1.30pm
Burton Latimer Remembrance Parade, leaves Churchill Way car park at 2pm; 2.30pm Interdenominational service; 3.30pm Wreath laying at War Memorial.
Roade Local History Society placing plaque on the Memorial Green in memory of Royal Canadian Air force crew who died in crash over 70 years ago. www.roadehistorysocietyorg.uk
Walk with Waendel Walkers Club, circular route from The Lamb, Stoke Goldington (6 or 12 miles), 10am. www.waendel.org.uk. 50p entry fee
World War One Commemoration Exhibition by Local History Society, Heritage Centre, High Street, Finedon, 10am–noon.
Morning & Afternoon walks with Northampton & District Ramblers; meet leader 9.30am Greatworth Sports & Social Club; 1.30pm from the club.
Wedding Fayre, many stalls and displays at Brampton Grange. Free entry and goody bags. More info 01604 844717.
Remembrance Sunday special at The Barn Owl pub, Olden Road, Rectory Farm. Curry served at 4pm, live music 5pm.
Remembrance church service at St Lukes Church, Duston, 2.30pm, followed by refreshments at St Lukes Community Centre.
MONDAY, Nov 10
Northampton Live Light Music Concert by the Cantare Singers, Quaker Meeting House, Wellington Street, Npton, 7.30pm
Acoustic Open Mic Night with Jim Hale & Darryl Irons at The Woolpack, Rothwell, 9pm
The Full Monty, Derngate Auditorium, N’pton, 7.30pm. 01604 624811
The Woman In Black, Royal Auditorium, N’pton, .45pm. 01604 624811
TUESDAY, Nov 11
The Rob Horn Quartet at the Wig & Pen, St Giles St, Npton, 9pm. Free entry
Steve Perry at Monks Park WMC, W’bro Road, Npton
The Full Monty, Derngate Auditorium, N’pton, 7.30pm. 01604 624811
The Woman In Black, Royal Auditorium, N’pton, 7.45pm. 01604 624811
Killed, Looking Glass Theatre, The Basement, Newspaper House, 9 Derngate, Npton, 8pm. Tickets £6. www.thelittleboxoffice.com/lgt/
Slimming & fitness Class at Stanwick Village Hall, 5.15pm. www.slimandfitclasses.com
“Ageing: To Start You Talking” with Maureen Cross, NASO, St Michaels Road, Npton, 10.30am. 01604 858252.
Informal assembly, 11am at Burton Latimer War Memorial for two minutes silence.
World War One Commemoration Exhibition by Local History Society, Heritage Centre, High Street, Finedon, 10am– noon.
Wellingborough Ramblers walk (6 miles). Start nr The Lamb, Stoke Goldington, 10am. 01604 408499
WEDNESDAY, Nov 12
The Mantas, Wednesday Beat Scene at The Headland, Longland Road, Npton, 8.30pm.
Riverside Blues Band, Wednesday Blues Club at The Malt Shovel Tavern, Bridge Street, Npton, 8.45pm.
The Freight Train Jam at Thomas A Becket, St James Road, Npton, 9pm
Phil’s Might Music Quiz at The Lord Byron, Kingsley, Npton
Tempermental / The Barratts at King Billy, Bridge St, N’pton
The Full Monty, Derngate Auditorium, 2.30pm/7.30pm. 01604 624811
The Woman In Black, Royal Auditorium, 7.45pm. 01604 624811
“Life In The Arctic” with Hillary Spurrier., NASO, St Michaels Road, Npton, 7.30pm. 01604 858252.
“Shires Holistics” talk on Lava Shell massage, 7.30pm, Northampton District Scout HQ, Fernie Field, Moulton. Members free, Oohers £3. 07913 615183
NAB Mobile Sight Centre visits Market Square, 10am–1pm; then St Crispin Retirement Village, Duston, 1.45pm–3.15pm
Wellingborough Ramblers walk (8 miles). Start at The Stag, Great Doddington, 9.30am. 01933 676660
Morning Walk with Northampton & District Ramblers (7 miles). 9.30am The Plough Inn, Shutlanger, NN12 7RU.
Morning Strollers Walk with Northampton Ramblers. Meet 10.30am Irchester Country Park.
THURSDAY, Nov 13
All That Jazz at the Stirrup Cup, Barton Seagrave, 9pm. Free entry.
Deaf by Thirty, King Billy, Bridge St, N’pton
The Full Monty, Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811
James Acaster, The Core at Corby Cube. 8pm. 01536 470470.