GUIDE: What’s on in Northamptonshire this week

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TODAY, March 26

MUSIC

Jazz Café at Auntie Ruth’s, Npton, 8pm

THEATRE

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-time, Derngate Auditorium, Guildhall Rd, N’pton, 2.30pm/7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

The Secret Adversary, Royal Auditorium, Guildhall Rd, N’pton, 2.30pm/7.45pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

County Market in The Chantry House, Towcester, 8.30am–noon.

Quiz at Monks Park WMC, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 9pm. Free entry.

Quiz Night at The Sunnyside PH, Boughton Green Road, Npton, 8pm

Funhouse Comedy at Walnut Tree Inn, Station Road, Blisworth, doors open 8pm. Tickets £8 in adv. For info and bookings www.funhousecomedy.co.uk

Sushi Made Simple workshop at Bay Tree Cottage, Maidford Road, Farthingstone, www.btcworkshops.co.uk

FRIDAY, MARCH 27

MUSIC

Disco Night at Monks Park WMC, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8pm. Free entry.

Disco at The Sunnyside, Boughton Green Road, Kingsthorpe, 8pm

March of The Mods at The Picturedrome, Kettering Rd, N’pton to raise money for The Teenage Cancer Trust. Tickets £7, from 7pm.

Always a Chance Charity Event – live music, DJs, at Charles Bradlaugh, Earl St, N’pton, 7.30pm. Tickets £7.

Launch Party of The Phoenix Bar, Lower Bridge Street, N’pton with DJ Loveshack, 8pm. Free entry.

The Ed Arm Trio at The Pomfret Arms, Cotton End, Npton, 8pm.

PushPop 90s Night at Barratts Club, Barrack Rd, Npton, 8pm

Disco with DJ Friction at The Spread Eagle, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8.30pm

Out of Order at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

THEATRE

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-time, Derngate Auditorium, N’pton, 7.30pm. 01604 624811

Screaming Blue Murder, Underground, Royal & Derngate, Guildhall Rd, N’pton, 8.15pm. 01604 624811

OTHER

Quiz Night at Brafield WMC, A428.

The Ladies Club at The Church, Bridge Street. Npton, featuring spiritual medium & psychic Clair Merryweather. 01604 603800.

Charity Curry Night at King Billy PH, Green End, Kingsthorpe Village in aid of Hope Centre, 7pm. All welcome.

SATURDAY, MARCH 28

MUSIC

Karaoke Disco at Vocal Club, Bailiff Street, Npton, 8pm

Live DJ at Bootleggers, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 9pm

Brafield Working Men’s Club, A428, John Daniels from 8pm.

Mandie Webb at Queens Park WMC, Npton

Saturday Sessions with DJ Ryan Dorrian from 9pm at Auntie Ruth’s, Npton

The Legends Show performed by The Jets at The Picturedrome, Npton, 8pm. Tickets £10 available from the venue.

Back To The Old School – Funk, Soul, Hip Hop & Electro at Charles Bradlaugh, Npton, 9pm to 3am.

Taylor’d Country (Country & Western band) at Walnut Tree, Blisworth, 9.30pm.

Madchester & Brit Pop Night with DJ Sean Cowell at The Phoenix Bar, Lower Bridge Street, Npton.

LeBurn Maddox & Friends at The Pomfret Arms, 10 Cotton End, Npton, NN4 8BS, 8pm.

J Faye at Northampton WMC, Sheep Street, Npton

The Rooters at Great Doddington WMC, Lower Street, NN29 7TL

Taylor’d Country at The Walnut Tree Inn, Blisworth, 9pm.

Laser Star Disco with Brian Edmund at The Spread Eagle, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8.30pm

The Revisited at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

THEATRE

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Night-time, Derngate Auditorium, 2.30pm/7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Military Fitness Class for adults and children at Delapre Park, Northampton, 9.30am to 11am. For info www.bpt-uk.com

Martial Art of Tang Soo Do at Kingsley School (NN15 5DP), 10am to 11.15am

Ballroom for Non Dancers at St Albans Church, Broadmead Ave, N’pton, NN3 2RA, 2pm. Enquiries 01604 787246.

Beginner Ballroom, St Albans Church, Broadmead Avenue, Npton NN3 2RA, 2pm.

Quiz Night at Semilong WMC, St Andrews Road, Npton

Morning Walk with Northampton Ramblers (5.5 miles). Meet 10am at at the layby at Great Billing at the junction of Penfold Lane and Wellingborough Road. Walk via Goldings and Ecton.

Coffee Morning at Nether Heyford Baptist Church, 9.30am to 11.30am. All welcome. Proceeds to the renovation of the kitchen fund.

A Proud Rascal Vintage Fair, Earls Barton WMC, 1 Queen Street, NN6 0LN, 10.30am to 4.30pm. Adults 50p, children free.

Pitsford Thursday Club are holding a Jumble Sale in Pitsford Village Hall, 2pm to 4pm. Admission 20p

Easter Trail at Irchester Park (daily until April 13), open 10am to 4pm. Self led quiz trail. Follow the trail around the park and learn about wildlife in Spring. £2 per quiz trail inc a small prize.

Jumble Sale, Kingsthorpe Baptist Church (entrance Waitrose Car Park), 10am. Admission 20p. Refreshments and cake stall.

SUNDAY MARCH 29

MUSIC

Karaoke at Jekyll & Hyde, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8pm

Music and Hoy at Queens Park WMC, Npton

Brafield Working Mens Club, A428, Bobby Daniels from 8pm.

Bingo and Hoy at Queens Park WMC, Npton

T.A.B. Sunday Jam at Thomas A Beckett, Npton, 9pm

New Orleans Heat – Jazzin’ Around at Walnut Tree Inn, The Ellington Suite, Blisworth, NN7 3DS, 12noon to 2.30pm.

Front Cover – Motown, Soul, Pop, 60s to chart at The Spread Eagle, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 7pm

Steve Connolly at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

THEATRE

Essence of Ireland, Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Badminton Club (16+) – Every Sunday at Duston Sports Centre, Npton. Call Jay 07946 631449

Bingo at British Rail Club, St Andrews Road, Npton

The Friends of St Christopher’s, Abington Park Crescent are holding their Spring Bazaar between 2 and 3pm. Admission £1 inc refreshments.

Car Boot Sale at Sixfields Stadium. 8am for Sellers, 9am for Buyers. Cars £6, People Carriers& Small Vans £8, Vans, Cars with Trailers £10. Parking for buyers by donation to Multi Disabled Football Team. Visit www.ntfc-trust.co.uk or call 07763 360523

Old Union Canals Society walk – north Oxford Canal to Willoughby and return by the footpaths. Meet nr Braunston Church, 10.45am for 11am start.

Spring Wedding Showcase at Highgate House, Grooms Lane, Creaton, NN6 8NN, 11am to 3pm. Free entry.

Quiz at The Walnut Tree Inn, Blisworth, 9pm. Teams of 4, £1 admission. Cash prize.

Circular Day Walk with The Ramblers Association (12.5 miles). 8.30am Church Lane (adj to rear entrance to Holy Sepulchre Church) or meet leader 9.30am All Saints Church, High Street, Turvey, MK43 8EP.

Table Top Sale, The Old Bakehouse Antique Centre, 88-90 Abington Avenue, Npton, NN1 4PA, 10.30am to 4.30pm.

MONDAY MARCH 30

MUSIC

Karaoke at The Golden Horse, Far Cotton, 4pm to 7pm

Acoustic Open Mic with Darryl & Jim at The Woolpack, Rothwell from 9pm.

Wildfire Sessions Open Mic Night hosted by Stevie Jones at The Pomfret Arms, 10 Cotton End, Npton, NN4 8BS, 8pm.

OTHER

Pub Quiz, Charles Bradlaugh, Npton, 8pm. Entry £1pp

Lunchtime Bingo at Monks Park WMC, 259 Wellingborough Road, N’pton, 2.30pm

Movie Night at The Picturedrome, Npton, 8pm. Free entry. Tonight “The Drop”.

If you enjoy singing, why not join Kingsthorpe’s newly formed choir “Just Voices”. Meet Kingsthorpe Baptist Church (every Mon), 7-8.15pm. More details stuartpauljenkins@gmail.com or 01604 717866

Iyengar Yoga, 9.30am to 10.45am, Perry Street – 07759 152986

Northampton Morris Men practice nights every Monday 8pm to 10pm. Ages 18 to 80. More info www.northamptonmorrismen.co.uk

Dance, Camp Hill Community Ctr, Npton, 6pm to 8pm (every Mon). Admission £4.

Quiz Trail – Springtime Wildlife Theme (daily until April 13) at Brixworth Park. Open 10am to 4pm. Self led quiz in the Kestrel trail. £1.50.

tUESDAY MARCH 31

MUSIC

All That Jazz at the Wig & Pen, Npton, 9pm. Free entry

Just Voices Community Choir meet (every Tues), 7pm to 8.30pm at Kingsthorpe Baptist Church, entrance from rear of Waitrose. Stuart Jenkins 01604 455682

Northampton Male Voice Choir (every Tues), 7.30pm at Kingsley Park Methodist Church Hall (opp St Matthews Church). For details www.nmvc.co.uk

Frozen Musical Theatre Workshop at Stanwick Village Hall, 9.30am to 12.30pm. Age 5-12 yrs. £12 per child. To book call Lucy 07788 983403.

The Seven Last Words of Our Saviour on the Cross – Joseph Haydn. Played by members of the Adderbury Ensemble, with poems and readings. Kings Sutton Parish Church, 7pm. Entry £15/£10 Children free.

OTHER

Yoga for Well-Being at Spencer Dallington Community Ctr, Npton (every Tue), 9.30am to 11.30am.

Salsa Estrellas at The Picturedrome, Npton, from 7.30pm.

Bingo at Monks Park WMC, N’pton, 8pm

Classic Movies Afternoon brings you films from the Golden Age of cinema at The Picturedrome, Npton, 1pm

Body Balance (every Tues) at Stanwick Village Hall, 1.30pm to 2.30pm. £4 a session. More info call Loraine 07958 382720

Iyengar Yoga, 7pm to 8.30pm, Perry Street – 07759 152986

Free Ballroom & Latin Dance Lessons (every Tues), 1.30pm to 3.30pm at Eden Close Community Room, Lakeview NN3 6NS. Tel 01604 787246

Poker Night at The Sunnyside PH, Boughton Green Road, Npton, 8pm

“Musical Journeys” with Alun Bye. Very friendly weekly meeting & discussion groups at NASO, St Michaels Road, Npton, 10.30am to 11.45am. More details 01604 858252.

Easter Crafts (& April 1), 10am to 12pm & 1pm to 3pm. Northampton Museum & Art Gallery. Easter themed craft based activities for children. Drop-in. Free.

Quiz Night with Phil Hollis at The Spread Eagle, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8.30pm

WEDNESDAY APRIL 1

MUSIC

Jazz & Blues at Charles Bradlaugh, Npton, 8.30pm. Free entry

The Freight Train Jam at Thomas A Beckett, St James Road, Npton, 9pm

Phil’s Might Music Quiz at The Lord Byron, Kingsley, Npton

Legends Open Mic at Kitty O’Shea’s, St Peter’s Way, Npton, 8pm (every Wed)

Rollo Markee & The Tailshakers – Wednesday Blues Club at The Malt Shovel Tavern, Bridge Street, Npton NN1 1QF, 8.45pm. Free entry

John Burrows Band – Wednesday Country Music Scene, The Headland, Longland Road, Npton, 8.30pm.

Aled Jones, Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

The Yellow Dog Acoustic Blues Band at Charles Bradlaugh, Npton.

Bluegrass Jam Session at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

OTHER

Mums, Grannies, Childminders & Toddlers meet (every Wed) in the Church Hall, Edinburgh Road, NN2 6PH, 1.30pm to 3pm. Nursery Rhymes and play. Refreshments available.

Underwater World at Brixworth Park. Sessions commence 11am, 12.30pm &

2pm. Pond dipping family activity supported by a

Ranger to discover what lurks beneath the surface of the park ponds. £2 per dipping pack. Booking recommended – www.northamptonshiregov.uk/parks

Morning Walk with The Ramblers Association (7 miles). 9.30am Hungry Horse, Sixfields, Npton. Park in pub car park if staying for pub lunch. Unsuitable for dogs.

“A Fantasy Holiday” with Richard Chapman. Very friendly weekly meeting & discussion groups at NASO, St Michaels Road, Npton, 7.30pm to 9pm. More details 01604 858252.

THURSDAY APRIL 2

MUSIC

Acoustic Jazz, Blues, Indie & Soul, Bootleggers, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8.30pm

Rock ‘n’ Roll Tea Dance at the Picturedrome, N’pton, 1pm.

A K Disco’s Karaoke, O’Malleys Bar, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8pm till late

Jam Night, The Cardigan Arms, Moulton, 9pm to 12am

Jucamaya at the Stirrup Cup, Barton Seagrave, 9pm. Free entry.

Jazz Café at Auntie Ruth’s, Npton, 8pm

Open Mic hosted by Hannah Faulkner at Walnut Tree, Blisworth, 8.30pm

Acoustic Sessions, featured artists followed by open mic session at Walnut Tree, Station Road, Blisworth, 8pm. Free entry.