The Lambrettas headline Mod night

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The Lambrettas headline a mod, Northern Soul and ska festival at The Picturedrome in Northampton on Saturday.

Formed in the late 1970s, The Lambrettas enjoyed two top-20 charts hits in 1980, with Da-a-ance hitting number 12 and Poision Ivy reaching number seven.

They also had a top-30 LP with Beat Boys In The Jet Age.

Original frontman Doug Sanders is joined by original drummer Paul Wincer, with Philip Edwards on guitar and Chris Venzi James on bass.

The current set is made up of songs from Beat Boys, plus new songs .

Support is by The Style Selektors, Ordinary Affair, The Kleek and Crossfire, as well as former Modern Classicas DJ Sean Cowell.

Tickets cost £15 and are available in advance from venue or on the door. Doors open at 7.30pm.

The local Lambrettas Scooter Club is also organising a rideout and meet-up at the venue ahead of the gig.