What’s On across Northampton this week

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Your weekly guide to events taking place across Northampton this week.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 10

MUSIC

Open Mic Night, Golden Horse, Far Cotton, N’pton

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

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

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

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

Thursday Unplugged at Black Bottom Club, Npton.

Open Mic, hosted by Hannah Faulkner at The Obelisk Ctr, Npton, 8.30pm

THEATRE

An Evening with Petula Clark, Derngate Auditorium, 8pm. Box Office 01604 624811

Nina Conti, Royal Auditorium, 7.45pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Quiz night, Old Kings Head, Long Buckby, 8.30pm.

Quiz Night, Foundrymans Arms, 135 St James Road, Northampton, 8pm

Quiz Night, Sun, 9 High Street, Hardingstone, 8pm

Quiz Night, Fox & Hounds, 186 Harborough Road, Kingsthorpe, 9pm

Quiz and Open The Box at The Whitehills, N’pton.

Quiz Night, Cripps Recreation Centre, Npton, 8pm.

Quiz Night at Monks Park WMC, N’pton, 9pm. Free entry

Whist Drive (every Thursday), Boothville Community Centre, Npton, 7.30pm. Entry £2.50.

Capoeira Class at Doddridge Community Centre, 109 St James Road, Npton, 7pm.

English Medieval Martial Arts at Doddridge Centre, St James, N’pton, 8.30pm. 01604 903043

Zumba, Kingsthorpe Village School, Knights Lane, N’pton, 6pm

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

Big Country Community Cinema are showing “Quartet” (12A) at Middleton Cheney Library, 7.30pm.

Alzheimer’s Society Daventry Support Group at Danetre Hospital, London Road, Daventry, 1pm to 2.30pm

Steve Holbrook at Northampton Park Inn, Silver Street, 7.30pm. Tickets £17 on 01536 506123 or £18 on the door.

Comedy Night at Victoria Inn, Poole Street, Npton, 8.30pm

Sight Loss Support, The NAB Mobile Sight Centre will be visiting Northampton Grosvenor Centre: Outside Market entrance, 10am to 1pm

Northamptonshire Village Signs – John Starkey, Northamptonshire Natural History Society, The Humfrey Rooms, 10 Castilian Terrace, Npton, 2.30pm.

An Answer is Expected: Susan MacWilliam at NN, 9 Guildhall Road, Npton, Wed-Sat 11am to 6pm, Sun 2pm to 5pm (until November 24).

Bingo Night at The Standens Inn, Npton. Eyes down 7.45pm.

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11

MUSIC

Acoustics night, Foundry Tavern, St James, N’pton, 8pm.

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

“Jazz Carvery Evening” at Daventry Football Club, Phoenix Gallery, Communications Park, Browns Road, Daventry NN11 4NS, 7.30pm.

Friday Night Live at Black Bottom Club, Npton, 9pm.

Simon Boswell at O’Neill’s, Npton

Brave Old Oak, Towcester – Wildfire Sessions – Isabelle

Tracy Matthews at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

THEATRE

Neville Staple, Royal Auditorium, 7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Table tennis at NASO Rooms, St Michaels Road, N’pton, 7.30pm. Peter or Di 01604 832745 or www.naso.btck.co.uk

Basketball for 7 to 13 year olds at Duston Sports Centre, Npton. 10am to noon

Start Ballroom Dancing & Latin (every Friday) at St Albans Church, Broadmead Ave, N’pton, 7pm to 9pm. £3 admission. Enquiries 01604 787246.

Advice Centre with Michael Ellis MP at Northampton Guildhall in the Godwin Room, by appointment only 3pm to 5pm, call 0207 219 7220 or email hugh.corbett@parliament.uk

Kingfisher Amateur Art Society – painting session at Hinton Road Community Room, Hinton Road, Kingsthorpe, 2pm to 4pm. For more info 01604 820380

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12

MUSIC

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

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

Brafield Working Mens Club, A428, Mischief from 8pm.

Reelin ‘n’ Rockin at Monks Park WMC, Npton

The Band Review Show at Charles Bradlaugh, Npton.

Mojo, Soul & Ska, at The Picturedrome, Npton. £3 entry.

DJs, cocktails, fun and frolics at Black Bottom Club, Npton

Come Dancing The Night Away at Weldon Village Hall, 8pm to 11pm. £5 entry inc raffle tickets. Call Joan 01536 403768 or email guido@derosa.me.uk

Cover Story at O’Neill’s, Npton

Stephen Cesari at Northampton WMC, Sheep Street, Npton

Disco at Semilong WMC, St Andrews Road, Npton

Mod Story at the Maltsters, Weedon, 9pm

CATS, Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

Alison Moyet, Derngate Auditorium, 8pm. Box Office 01604 624811

Riff (rock covers band) at Walnut Tree, Blisworth, 9.30pm

Curvy Love Dogz at The Horseshoe, Sywell, 9pm

Krys at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

Hotstuff at Towcester Sports & Social Club, Swinnyford Road, Towcester NN12 6HD, 8.30pm. £1 entry, under 18 free.

Irish Ceili and Old Time at St James WMC, Npton, 8 till late. To raise funds for Hope Centre and AlzheimersSociety. Tickets £5 – 01604 720095

THEATRE

An Evening with Bobby Davro, Royal Auditorium, 7.45pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Indoor tots tennis for 2-4 year olds and parent (term time) at Duston Sports Centre. 9.20am to 10pm. £4 admission (1st session £2) Also Junior Tennis for ages 10-17 every Saturday, 10am to 12noon. Call 07912 746693

Coffee Morning at Duston United Reformed Church, Main Road, Duston, 10am to noon
Ladies/children only Swimming Session (every Saturday), Northampton Somali Women & Girls Association, 5pm to 7pm. Children under 5 free, age 5/9 years £1.50, adults £4. Call Shukri on 07507 644763 or 07507 561372.

Military Fitness Class for adults and children at Delapre Park, Northampton, 9.30am to 11am. Chess Club, Room G9, The Northampton Academy School, Wellingborough Road (next to Weston Favell Ctr), Northampton, anytime between 11am and 4pm. Cost is £1.

Exhibition and Sale of Paintings by local artists (Nene Valley Art Group) at Grendon Village Hall, 10am to 4pm (& October 13).

Autumn Fundraiser at St Christopher’s Home, Abington Park Crescent, Npton, 2pm to 3.30pm

Welford Watercolourists Annual Art Exhibition at Welford Village Hall, West Street (& October 13), 10am to 4pm. Profits to Multiple Sclerosis.

Autum F-Rock Swop at Vintage Retreat, Npton, noon to 3pm. Bring along max five good quality items per person to swop with others. £5 otd or £4 advance. www.facebook.com/events/281802805294304 or 01604 629859

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 13

MUSIC

Music Night at Queens Park WMC, Northampton

Top Floor Soul Club at The Vocal Club, Bailiff Street, Npton, 2pm till late.

Brafield Working Mens Club, A428, Bryan G from 8pm.

Artichoke, Moulton – Wildfire Sessions Open Mic feat Enfield Carter

Michael Knight at Monks Park WMC, Npton, 4pm to 7pm followed by Bingo at 8pm

Bill Bailey All Stars at Walnut Tree, Station Road, Blisworth, 12noon to 2.30pm. £8 admission.

Logic at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

THEATRE

Dinosaur Zoo, Derngate Auditorium, noon-2pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Quiz Night, Bootleggers, 56-60 Wellingborough Road, Northampton, 8pm

Quiz Night at Queens Park WMC, Northampton

Quiz Night, Barratts Club, Kingsthorpe Road, Northampton, 8pm

Quiz Night, Queens Park WMC, N’pton

Quiz Night, Griffin Inn, Pitsford. Quiz Night, The Cock at Roade, 7pm

Open The Box, Golden Horse, Far Cotton, N’pton

Fun, music, general knowledge and disco bingo, The Whitehills, N’pton

Zumba, The Cripps (inside Northampton General Hospital), 11.15am

Behind Super Sausage Car Boot on the A5 at Potterspury between Towcester & MK (NN12 7QG). Sellers 9am, buyers 10am.

Northampton Sun Group meet 5.30pm to 8pm. Naturist club. Call 08707 654326

South Court Environmental Apple Day at Wilsons Orchard, off Magnolia Close, Npton NN3 3XE, 2pm to 5pm.

Leisurely Afternoon Cycle Ride with Northampton Cyclists’ Touring Club around Pitsford and Kingsthorpe. Meet Brampton Valley Way, Welford Road crossing, 2pm.

MONDAY, OCTOBER 14

MUSIC

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

THEATRE

Stewart Francis, Craig Campbell & Glenn Wool: The Lumberjacks, Royal Auditorium, 8pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Military Fitness Class for adults and children at Delapre Park, Northampton, 7.30pm to 9pm.

Pub Quiz, Charles Bradlaugh, Npton, 8pm. Entry £1 or £5 for 5+

Movie Night at The Picturedrome, Npton, 8pm.

Bingo at Monks Park WMC, N’pton, 2.30pm (in the lounge)

Walk into shape with Katherine and Tilly the dog, every Monday 10.30am to 12.30pm. Meet at Salcey Café.

Absolute Beginners Dance Class at Weston Favell CEVA Primary School, Westwood Way (off Wellingborough Road, Npton, 7pm to 9pm.

Club Abington Photographic meet at Abington Communtiy Ctr, Wheatfield Road South, 7.45pm.

Telescopic Topics, Northamptonshire Natural History Society, The Humfrey Rooms, 10 Castilian Terrace, Npton, 7.30pm.

Big Country Community Cinema are showing “The Way” (12A) at Evenley Village Hall, 8pm.

Alzheimer’s Society Moulton Dementia Café at Carey Baptist Church, 34 West Street, Moulton, 2pm to 4pm.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15

MUSIC

Jam Night at Bootleggers, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 9pm hosted by Adam Gammage (drummer for Rebecca Ferguson)

The Chris Parker Jazz Quartet at The Wig & Pen, St Giles St, Npton, 9pm to 11pm.

Canal Side Stompers at the Wharf Inn, Welford, 7.30pm.

THEATRE

Hancock’s Last Half Hour by Heathcote Williams at Moulton Theatre, Cross Street, Moulton, 7.30pm

OTHER

Quiz Night at The Golden Horse, Far Cotton, 8.30pm

Quiz Night at Duston Sports Ctr, Npton, 7.30pm.

Capoeira Class at Doddridge Community Centre, 109 St James Road, Npton, 7pm. £6 per class or £20 for 4.

Ninjutsu Martial Arts at St James Community Centre, N’pton, 8pm. 01604 903043

Social discussion groups and friendship and activities at NASO Rooms, St Michaels Road, N’pton, 10.30am. Peter or Di 01604 832745

Northampton Central Library, Read & Write group in POD meeting room, 10am to 11am.

Kingsthorpe Health Walk (every Tuesday). Meet Kingsthorpe College reception, 9.30am and walk in and around Bradlaugh Fields.

Salsa Tuesday, learn to salsa, The Picturedrome, Npton. Various classes from 7pm, call 01604 230777 for details

Bingo at Monks Park WMC, N’pton, 8pm

Northampton Liberty Stars Football Club have ongoing training at the Racecourse every Tuesday, 5pm (& Wednesday 5pm). Call Kolapo Jegede, Sarah Shayenwako or Dipo Lawrence on 01604 603781.

Kingfisher Amateur Art Society – painting session at Hinton Road Community Room, Hinton Road, Kingsthorpe, 7pm to 9pm. For more info 01604 820380

Big Country Community Cinema are showing “Lincoln” (12A) at Hackleton Village Hall, Hackleton, 7.30pm.

Music Choices at NASO, St Michaels Road, Npton, 10.15am to noon . Call 01604 828252.

Councillor Mike Hallam, Cabinet Member for the Environment, NBC, will be the guest speaker at the meeting of the Residents Association, Community Ctr, Olden Road, Rectory Farm, 7.30pm.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16

MUSIC

Rhythm Roots & Rhyme at Thomas A Beckett, Npton, 8.30pm to 11.30pm

Jazz & Blues at The Charles Bradlaugh, Npton, 8pm.

Blues at The Malt Shovel Tavern, Bridge Street, Npton. The Paul Cox Band

Dave Johnson at the Griffins Head, Mears Ashby, 9pm.

THEATRE

Hancock’s Last Half Hour by Heathcote Williams at Moulton Theatre, Cross Street, Moulton, 7.30pm

OTHER

Coffee Morning at Duston United Reformed Church, Main Road, Duston, 10am to noon

Quiz night at Tanners, 32 Farm Field Court, Thorplands, Npton, 8pm. Also Play Your Card Rights with rolling jackpot £1 per person

Military Fitness Class for adults and children at Delapre Park, Northampton, 7.30pm to 9pm.

Meditation for Health and Wellbeing, suitable for all levels, every Wednesday 7.15pm to 8.15pm at Kingsthorpe Baptist Church rooms (behind Waitrose), N’pton. Contact Rachel 07885 551533

Social discussion groups and friendship and activities at NASO Rooms, St Michaels Road, N’pton, 7.30pm. Peter or Di 01604 832745 or www.naso.btck.co.uk

Zumba Gold for the older active person, Kingsthorpe Baptist Church (behind Waitrose), N’pton, 11.15am.

Boot Camp at Spencer Dallington Community Ctr, Tintern Avenue, Npton, 6.30pm to 7.30pm.

Sequence Dance Lessons (every Wednesday) at Weldon Village Hall, Bridge Street, 8.30pm to 10pm. £5 entry. More info Joan 01536 403762 or guido@derosa.me.uk

MCPF Portfolio of Prints and Digital Images, Northamptonshire Natural History Society, The Humfrey Rooms, 10 Castilian Terrace, Npton, 8pm.

Big Country Community Cinema are showing “Quartet” (12A) at Hackleton Village Hall, Hackleton, 7.30pm.

Alzheimer’s Society Long Buckby Support Group for Carers and People with Dementia at Long Buckby Community Centre, Station Road, 2pm to 4pm

Morning Walk with The Ramblers Association (7.5 miles). Meet 9.30am The Boathouse, Braunston, nr Daventry, |NN11 7HB.

“Size Matters”, a talk by Wendy Pitkin at Wellingborough Flower Arrangement Society, St Mary’s Church Hall, Knox Road, Wellingborough, 7.30pm

Paganism: What is it? – a talk by Dianne Green at Quaker Meeting House, Welling Street, Npton NN1 3AS, 7.30pm.

“What Do You Need?” at NASO, St Michaels Road, Npton, 7.30pm to 9pm . Call 01604 828252 for more details