There are dozens of events taking place across Northamptonshire in the forthcoming week.
Here’s our weekly guide to what’s going on across the county.
Karaoke night, Old House At Home, Wellingborough Road, N’pton, 8.30pm
All That Jazz, The Stirrup Cup, Woodlands Avenue, Barton Seagrave, 9pm. Admission Free.
Magic – A Kind Of Queen, Derngate, N’pton, 8pm. 01604 624811
Barry Palser’s Savoy Jazz, The Castle, Wellingborough, 8pm. 01933 270007.
Lenny Henry – Pop Life at The Core, Corby. 01536 470470
God Of Carnage, Royal auditorium, N’pton, 2.30pm/7.45pm. 01604 624811
Zumba Class, 6pm Kingsthorpe Village School, Knights Lane, 07971 590260.
Funhouse Comedy night at The Walnut Tree Inn, Blisworth, 8.30pm. Tickets £7, www.funhousecomedy.co.uk
Sue Lancaster talks to Market Harborough branch of the Embroiderers Guild, Roman Way Day Centre, 7.30pm. 07837 638228.
English Medieval Martial Arts, 8.30pm, Doddridge Centre, St James, N’pton. 01604 903043
Brackley European Association Curry & Quiz, 7.30pm. 01295-712388.
Towcester County Market in The Chantry House, Towcester, 8.30am to noon.
Zumba, Monks Park WMC, Wellingborough Road, N’pton, 7pm; then free quiz at 9pm.
ACEs Singles Club, The RAOB. Club, South Street, N’pton, 7pm. £5 membership to be donated to St Dunstans. 07908 410543, 07932 865224 or 07840 316213
Images from Around the World, presentation at Northamptonshire Natural History Society, The Humfrey Rooms, Castilian Terrace, N’pton, 2.30pm.
Centre Screen showing “Salmon Fishing In Yemen” at Hougemont Barn, Royal Oak, Blisworth, 7.30pm
Auntie’s Acoustic Sessions, Black Bottom Club, N’pton, from 8pm.
Disco and karaoke, The Welcome Inn, Irchester Road, Rushden
Super spooky & super sexy Burlesque at The Picturedrome, Kettering Rd, N’pton, 7.30pm, £10 or VIP £15. 01604 230777.
Halloween Fancy Dress & Pravin Disco, Golden Horse, Far Cotton.
Soul & Motown Night, with Tony Gee, Far Cotton WMC, 7.30pm
Acoustic night, The Foundry Tavern, St James, N’pton, 8pm
Evening of Good Ol’ Mountain Music (five bands), £3 at York House, London Road, Stony Stratford, 8.30pm
Cabaret night by Theatreworkz, Great Doddington Memorial Hall, 7.30pm. £7 adults, £5 concessions. Book in advance 01536 744615.
Lee Hurst: Too Scared To Leave The House, The Stables, Wavendon, 8pm. 01908 280800
God Of Carnage, Royal auditorium, 7.45pm. 01604 624811
Bones, The Core at Corby Cube, 7.45pm. 01536 470470
Looking Glass Theatre presents Wuthering Heights at Royal & Derngate Underground Studio, 2.30pm and 7.30pm. 07711 540546
“The Melton Navigation”, talk by Richard Booth, Great Bowden Village Hall, 7.30pm.
Cabaret evening at Church of the Holy Sepulchre hall, Church Lane, N’ton. 7.30pm–10-30pm in aid of B-eat eating disorder charity
Desborough and Rothwell Photographic Society present Print and Digital Image battle with Rushden & District P.S. www.drps-photo.co.uk
Centre Screen showing “Ratatouille” at Loddington Village Hall, 7.30pm
The Friends of NGH hold charity Fashion Show at St Peter’s Church Hall, Weston Favell, £5 (inc glass of wine/soft drink).
NAB Mobile Sight Centre visiting Corporation Street, Corby, 10am–2pm
Beetle Drive, 7.30pm at All Saints Church, William Street, Kettering; £3 adults, £2 children
John Daniels performs at Brafield WMC, A428, 8pm (and bingo)
Buck Naked Boys perform at The Picturedrome Halloween Party, Kettering Rd, N’pton, £5, 8pm
Decades Disco, Bar SO, Abington Square, N’pton.
Laura Lou, the Rifle Band Club, Havelock Street, Kettering
Gary Beckworth, British Rail Sports & Social Club, St Andrews Rd, N’pton.
Andy Collier presents As Time Goes By, songs from wartime, Stoke Bruerne Village Hall, 7.30pm, £5 (£3.50 cons), 07786 308460.
Brass and Voices celebrate International year of
Co-operatives featuring The Ratby Co-operative Band and Midlands Co-operative Corby Ladies Choir, Methodist Church, Rockingham Road, Corby, 7pm. Tickets £5 & £4. 01536 713234
The Silhouettes, The Whitehills, Kingsthorpe
Mystic Crew, Thomas A Becket, St James Road, N’pton, 9pm
Cocktail, at Queens Park WMC, N’pton
Michael Knight at Monks Park WMC, W’borough Road, N’pton.
Simon Townsend from The Who, The Stables, Wavendon, 8pm. 01908 280800
Pete Wayre at Northampton WMC, Sheep Street, N’pton
The Black Dyke Band, Derngate Theatre, 7.30pm. Tickets £17. 01604 624811
God Of Carnage, Royal auditorium, 2.30pm/7.45pm. 01604 624811
Danny Bhoy – Dear Epson, The Core at Corby Cube, 7.30pm. 01536 470470
Looking Glass Theatre presents Wuthering Heights at Titchmarsh Village Hall, 7.30pm. 07711 540546
Fancy Dress Halloween Party for children, 6pm–9pm; for adults 9pm, The Welcome Inn, Rushden.
Billing Aquadrome Spooktacular Halloween Party, at the new Leisure Complex, Crow Lane, Great Billing, £5 adult and £3 per child, 7.30pm. 01604 408181
Halloween Hides and Creepy Caches. Stanwick Lakes. Fun starts from 10am, with daytime cache trail and night trail. www.hhandcc.co.uk
Rushden Town Partnership holds Halloween fun in town centre, from 10.30am. Find spooky posters and Halloween! Entry forms from The Patisserie, Junior Choice, The Bag & Gift Co, Jan’s, Rushden Library and Osborne’s. Entries drawn at Rushden Station, 5.30pm
Karate (Tan Soo Do) at Kingsley School, Churchill Way, Kettering 10am – 11am pm (family class). 01536 511216 or 07904 858577
Indoor Tots Tennis for ages 2-4 (in term time) at Duston Sports Centre. 9.20am-10am Book on 07912 746693. £3 admission.
Northampton Cyclist’s Touring Club cycle ride, approx. 30 miles. Meet Brampton Valley Way, Welford Road crossing, 9.30am. www.ctc-northampton.org.uk
Military Fitness Class for adults and children at Delapre Park, N’pton, 9.30am to 11am. For info www.bpt-uk.com
Black History Month at the Cowper and Newton Museum, Olney, 10.30am–4pm. www. cowperandnewtonmuseum.org.uk
Bazaar with cakes, handicrafts, bric a brac, 11am–2.30pm, Sheraton Close, Headlands, N’pton. Adm free
KOS Musical Theatre Company (formally Kettering Operatic Society) Coffee Morning, Toller Church Rooms, off Gold Street, Kettering, 10am –noon
Restyle or Repair Your Jewellery Class at Bee Inspired, Kettering, 1.30pm–3.30pm, £8. Booking essential on 01536 514646.
Afternoon Walk (4.5 miles) with Northampton Ramblers. Meet 1.30pm Harrold-Odell Country Park, 2nd car park
Afternoon Walk (6 miles) with The Ramblers Association. 1.30pm from The Eykyn Arms, Gayton. No dogs please.
Centre Screen showing “Woman In Black” at Walgrave Village Hall, 7.30pm
Halloween party, BBOB RFC, St Andrews Road, N’pton. Ghost hunts starts 7pm, disco 8pm
Centre Screen showing “Salmon Fishing In Yemen” at Culworth Village Hall, 8pm
Eliza Carthy Band, The Stables, Wavendon, 8pm, £18. 01908 280800
Open Mic Night, The Woolpack, Weldon, 7pm to 9pm
John Kirby entertains at Brafield WMC, A428, from 8pm (& bingo)
Americana Roots, Thomas Becket, St James Road, N’pton, 8.30pm
Disco and Karaoke at The Welcome Inn, Irchester Road, Rushden
Rhythm ‘n’ Roots, The Hart of Duston, Harlestone Rd, 8.30pm
Chris Parker Jazz Quartet at The Longboat, Duston, 8.30pm
Gig Club for ages 13-18 at the Central Library, Abington Street, N’pton, bring your own instrument, 1pm; rgasson@N’ptonshire.gov.uk
Charity Concert, 7.30pm in the Marquee Suite at The Cock Hotel, High Street, Stony Stratford, in aid of the Clouds of Hope Aids Project, £5. 01604 661455.
Christine Woodcock’s Stackyard Stompers, The Walnut Tree, Blisworth, noon, £7.
Vampire Rock Musical, Derngate Theatre, Guildhall Rd, N’pton, 7.30pm, £23. 01604 624811.
Antiques & Vintage Flea Market, Brixworth Village Hall, 10am–3pm
Morning Worship at Whitefriars Junior School, Rushden, 10.15am.
Halloween Ghost Tours Rehearsal; for people aged 13-25 to be involved in ghost tour. rgasson@N’ptonshire.gov.uk
Group AGM Walks and cream tea with The Ramblers Association (12.5 miles), meet 8.30am/ afternoon walk, 5.25 miles, at 1pm (both start Harlestone Institute/ Village Hall)
Old Union Canals Society 3.5-mile walk along the Oxford canal. Meet at Hawkesbury Junction (bridge 11), 10.45am. 01162 792285
Apollo disco/ Halloween family afternoon, at Monks Park WMC, Wellingborough Road, N’pton, 3.30pm.
Zumba class, 11.15am at The Cripps, NGH. 07971 590260
Car Boot Sale at Sixfields Stadium, 8am for Sellers, 9am for Buyers. Cars £6, Vans, Trailers etc. £10. No Traders. www.ntfctrust.co.uk
Karaoke at The Golden Horse, Southampton Road, Far Cotton, 4pm–7pm
Lost Latinos at Ye Golden Lion, Sheet Street, W’borough, 9pm.
Jimmy Carr, at Derngate Theatre, Guildhall Rd, N’pton, 8pm, £26. 01604 624811.
Stu’s Quiz Night at The Welcome Inn, Irchester Road, Rushden.
Train Your Pedigree for Showing, Old Weston village hall, 8pm. email@example.com
Screening of archive films in the Railways Remembered series, Corn Market Hall, London Road, Kettering, adults £6.50 child £4.50. 0116 289 0531
Weekly Art Class at Irthlingborough Methodist Church Hall, 2pm–4pm. 01933 650195
Military Fitness Class at Delapre Park, N’pton, 7.30pm. info www.bpt-uk.com
Bingo at Monks Park WMC, W’boro Road, N’pton, 2.30pm
Centre Screen are showing “The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” at Kings Sutton Memorial Hall, 8pm
Fitness and fat loss boot camps (four weeks) start at The Obelisk Centre, Kingsthorpe, and The Caroline Chisholm School, Wootton, in aid of the Alzheimer’s Society. Call Helen Ryan on 07895 146392.
Wishbone Ash Elegant Stealth Live at The Stables, Wavendon, 8pm, £22. 01908 280800.
All That Jazz, The Wig and Pen, St Giles Street, N’pton, 9pm.
Blown Away, theatre for ages 3-5, 11am–2pm, £6. 01604 624811. www.royalandderngate.co.uk
Play In A Week: four-day course at The Core at Corby Cube, for ages 6–12, £60. 01536 470 470.
Quiz Night at The Golden Horse, Southampton Road, Far Cotton, 8.30pm
Bingo, Monks Park WMC, Wellingborough Road, N’pton, 8.30pm
Social discussion groups and activities, NASO rooms, St Michaels Road, N’pton, 10.30 am. www.naso.btck.co.uk
Rushden Historical Transport Society meeting, Rushden Conservative Club, High Street, Rushden, £2 (£3 non-members)
J for Jazz, The Coach & Horse, Lubenham, 8.30pm. 01848 463183.
Hollywood Octopus, variety of music, The Charles Bradlaugh, N’pton, 8.30pm
Mark Litton’s Red Hot Peppers at The Stables, Wavendon, 8pm, £15. 01908 280800.
Mick Ridgeway & Mojo Hand, The Malt Shovel Tavern, Bridge Street, N’pton
Dara O’Briain, Derngate Theatre, Guildhall Rd, N’pton, 8pm, £22. 01604 624811.
Looking Glass Theatre presents Wuthering Heights at N’pton Museum, Guildhall Road, 7.30pm. 07711 540546
Christian Light Drama Group presents Red Riding Hood (until Nov 2), United Reformed Church, St Peter’s Avenue, Kettering, 7.15pm; Adults £4.50, Children/ OAPs £3. 07526 343019
Military Fitness Class, Delapre Park, N’pton, 7.30pm. www.bpt-uk.com
Pat Burtscher, alternative comedy, The Racehorse, Abington Square, N’pton, 8.30pm.
Half Term Drama Course: The Witches, by Roald Dahl. 10am–3pm, ages 6-12. Call Natalie Diddams on 01604 655777. £60 per participant
Ramblers Association walk 6.5 miles, 9.30am from the Two Brewers, High Street, Olney. No dogs please
Centre Screen showing “War Horse” at Hackleton Village Hall, 7pm
Zumba Gold class, 11.15am at Kingsthorpe Baptist Church, for ‘the older active person’. 07971 590260.
N’pton Spiritseekers present live paranormal investigation and three-course meal at The Church restaurant, Bridge Street, N’pton, 7pm, £34.95.
NAB Mobile Sight Centre visiting Co-op, St Johns Road, Kettering, from 10.30am–noon