What’s on across Northamptonshire this week

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Here’s your weekly guide to events taking place across Northamptonshire over the next seven days.

If you’re organising an event let us know by filling out our online What’s On form or by emailing whatson@northantsnews.co.uk.

We’ll do our best to include the details in our weekly What’s On listings. (Details must be received by midday on the Friday prior to print publication)

TODAY

MUSIC

Jam Night, The Cardigan Arms, Moulton, 9pm

Open Mic, at The Walnut Tree, Blisworth, 8.30pm

The Dave Johnson Band, The Stirrup Cup, Woodlands Ave, Barton Seagrave, 9pm. Free.

The New 4 Poofs & A Piano: Bigger, Louder, Harder & Longer!!, The Stables, Wavendon, 8pm. 01908 280800

Acoustic Open Mic feat Jimmy Brewer & ‘Em Dolphins at Ye Golden Lion, Wellingborough

Acoustic Open Mic feat The Noo and Mr Creedy & Recycled Harmonies at Brave Old Oak, Towcester

Karaoke at Kettering Athletic WMC, Rockingham Road, Kettering, 8pm

Rushden Mission Band Anniversary Concert at Rushden Mission Church, Wellingborough Road, 7.30pm

THEATRE

Mr Whatnot, Royal Auditorium, 2.30pm/7.45pm. 01604 624811

Mousetrap, Derngate Auditorium, N’pton, 7.30pm. 01604 624811

Corby Gang Show, The Core at Corby Cube, 7.15pm. Box Office 01536 470470

The Cemetery Club in the Studio Theatre, The Castle, W’boro, 7.45pm. 01933 270007

OTHER

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

Centre Screen showing “The Sting” (PG) at Nether Heyford Village Hall, 7.45pm

Derwent Mouth & Derby walk with Wellingborough Ramblers (11 miles). Meet car park off Wilne Lane, Shardlow, Derbyshire, 10am. 01604 403597

Screening of “The Invisible Man (1933)” at NN, Number Nine Guildhall Road, Npton, 7pm

Talk by Steve Miles, at The Canal Museum, Stoke Bruerne, 8pm. www.friendsofcanalmuseum.org.uk

Morning Walk – Stevington Windmill circular (6.5 miles). Meet 9.25am Saffron Road Car Park, Higham Ferrers or 10am car park next to Oakley Church.

Over 60s Talks at Northampton Museum & Art Gallery, 10.30am to 11.30am. “St Pancras and his Station” – Peter Butler

Gretton Local History Society meet at Gretton Village Hall, 7.30pm: The History of England on Inn Signs. Entry free to members/£3 non-members.

FRIday

MUSIC

Auntie’s Acoustic Sessions, Black Bottom Club, N’pton, from 8pm.

Disco/ Karaoke at The Welcome Inn, Irchester Road, Rushden

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

Open Mic, Foundrymans Arms, St James Road, N’pton 9pm

Hannah Faulkner at O’Neill’s, Npton, 9pm

Chas & Dave, The Stables, Wavendon, 8pm. 01908 280800

Steeleye Span at the Castle, Wellingborough, 7.30pm. 01933 270007

Anyone Out There at NBs, Bridge St, N’pton

Red Thunder at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

THEATRE

The Cemetery Club in the Studio Theatre, The Castle, W’boro, 7.45pm. 01933 270007

Mr Whatnot, Royal Auditorium, 7.45pm. 01604 624811

Mousetrap, Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. 01604 624811

Corby Gang Show, The Core at Corby Cube, 7.15pm. 01536 470470

Screaming Blue Murder Comedy Club, Underground Auditorium, Derngate, 8.15pm. 01604 624811

OTHER

Charity concert by the Corby Male Voice Choir, in aid of the Royal British Legion “Poppy Appeal”, at St James Parish Church, Thrapston, 7.30pm. Tickets £5.

Centre Screen showing “Hope Springs” (12A) at Aston le Walls Village Hall, 7.30pm

“The Way I See It” with Gerry Coles at Desborough & Rothwell Photographic Society, Marlow House, Gold Street, Desborough, 8pm

Advice Centre with Michael Ellis MP at Northampton Guildhall, Godwin Room, appointment only 3pm–5pm. 0207 219 7220

Ladies Night Out at Whittlebury Hall, 7.30pm, inc three-course dinner and entertainment. www.whittleburyhall.co.uk

Mambo Vibes Salsa, Cripps Recreation Centre, Npton, 8pm. www.MamboVibes.com

Author Tony Klinger speaks and signs copies of his new novel, Northampton Central Library, 10am. Free entry.

SATURday

MUSIC

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

Death by Shoes, at O’Neill’s, the Drapery, Npton, 10pm

Blacksmith, Great Doddington Club, Lower Street, 9pm

Keith Trezise at Brafield WMC, A428, from 8pm (& bingo)

Simon Bond at British Rail Club, St Andrews, N’pton, 8.30pm

Jamie Neale, Northampton WMC, Sheep Street, N’pton

The Nevs, at Monks Park WMC, N’pton

Kerry School of Irish Dancing fund-raising ball at Wootton Community Centre, Curtlee Hill, Npton, 7.30pm.Visit www.thekerryschool.co.uk

DJ Nuggins Old Skool Ska Reggae & RnB, Golden Horse, Far Cotton, N’pton

2 Tones at Horseshoe Inn, Sheep Street, W’boro. Free.

Karaoke at Kettering Athletic WMC, Rockingham Road, Kettering, 8pm. Also Tamla Motown Nite, £5/£7 on the door.

Uncle Tom Cobbley at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

THEATRE

The Cemetery Club in the Studio Theatre, The Castle, W’boro, 7.45pm. 01933 270007

Mr Whatnot, Royal Auditorium, 2.30pm/7.45pm. 01604 624811

Mousetrap, Derngate Auditorium, 2.30pm/7.30pm. 01604 624811

Corby Gang Show, The Core at Corby Cube, 2.15pm/7.15pm. 01536 470470

Shoot/ Get Treasure/ Repeat, Underground, Derngate, 10.45am. 01604 624811

OTHER

Centre Screen showing “Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” (12A) at both Cold Higham Village Hall and Walgrave Village Hall, 7.30pm

Greens Norton Spring Show in the Village Hall, High Street, 2pm–4pm.

Northampton Vintage Fair at Abington Park Museum, 11am–3pm. £1 adults/children free. nptonvintagefair@btinternet.com

Friends of Kettering Art Gallery & Museum talk by Arthur Bell, 7.30pm. Tickets £3. www.friendskagam.org

Charity Craft & Gift Fayre, Cornmarket Hall, Kettering, 11am–2pm, in aid of Cransley Hospice.

Charity race events at Abington Park, N’pton, organised by students at University of Northampton to raise funds for Whizz Kids, from 10am. www.WhizzKidzRun.co.uk

Bargain Book Bonanza St Peter & St Andrews Church Hall, Corby, 11am–1pm. Free adm

Vintage & Handmade Easter Fair at Holy Sepulchre Rooms, Sheep St, N’pton, 11am–3pm.

Wellingborough Ramblers morning circular walk (8 miles). Meet nr East Farndon Church, 10am

Spring Bazaar, Park Avenue Methodist Church, Park Avenue North, 10am–noon. Funds to the Youth Worker project.

Charity event at former Albero Restaurant, Lower Mounts, 11am–3pm. Sale of new, nearly new vintage clothes for women and girls. Entry £2, proceeds to Teenage Cancer Trust.

Jumble Sale for Northampton Cat Rescue, St James Community Centre, Npton, 10am–11am.

The Friends of Hunsbury Library Spring Craft Fayre, 10am–4pm. Tables available, 0300 126 1000.

Vintage in the Park in Abington Park Museum, N’pton, 11am–3pm. £1 entry on the door.

Afternoon Ride to Gayton (18 miles) with Northampton Cyclists’ Touring Club. Meet Canoe Centre, Bedford Rd, 2pm. www.ctc-northampton.org.uk

SUNday

MUSIC

Americana Roots, Thomas A Becket, St James Road, Northampton, 8pm

Bullit’s Karaoke at The Welcome Inn, Irchester Road, Rushden

Russian Adventures with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Underground, Derngate, 1pm; plus Kirill Karabits conducts Russian Masterpieces, Derngate, 7.30pm. 01604 624811

Open Mic, at Ken’s Diner, Finedon, 2pm–4.30pm

3-D Trio entertain at Brafield WMC, A428, 8pm (& bingo)

Gary Beckwith at British Rail Club, St Andrews, N’pton, 2pm–5pm

Harry Strutter’s Hot Rhythm Orchestra at The Walnut Tree, Blisworth, noon–2.30pm. £8

Bach for Palm Sunday at All Saints Church, N’pton, 10am–11.45am. Visit www.
allsaintsnorthampton.co.uk

Come and Sing Stainer at All Saints Church, N’pton, 2pm–7pm.

Michael Knight at Monks Park WMC, N’pton with bingo at 8pm

Acoustic Open Mic feat Maria Barham & Carole Barber at The Artichoke, Moulton

Public Service Broadcasting, Baltic Fleet and Peter Wyeth at The Picturedrome, N’pton

Pure Logic at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

THEATRE

Shoot/ Get Treasure/ Repeat, Underground, Derngate, 10.45am; plus Tempest, Underground, 7.30pm. 01604 624811

OTHER

Morning Worship (Palm Sunday) at Whitefriars Junior School, Rushden, 10.15am.

All Day Ride to Tillbrook with Kettering Cyclists’ Touring Club. Meet Rothwell, 9.30am or Ringstead (Woodford Mill Tea Room), 11am. 01536 712507

Wellingborough Ramblers circular walk via Yardley Hastings (5 miles). Meet Castle Ashby car park, 10am.

Full Day Walk (9 miles) with Northampton Ramblers. Meet 10am at the Causeway car park, Pitsford Water. Bring packed lunch.

Stahl Theatre, Oundle, showing “Ginger and Rosa” (12A ), 7.45pm. 01832 274734

MONday

MUSIC

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

Roy Civil’s Swing Circus at Ye Golden Lion, Sheep Street, W’bro, 9pm–11pm. Free.

THEATRE

Mr Whatnot, Royal Auditorium, 7.45pm. 01604 624811

OTHER

Stu’s Quiz Night at The Welcome Inn, Irchester Road, Rushden.

Weekly Art Class at Irthlingborough Methodist Church Hall, 2pm–4pm. Teacher is Marlene Snee. 01933 650195

Pub Quiz, Charles Bradlaugh, N’pton, 8pm. Entry £1 or £5 for 5+

Bingo at Monks Park WMC, N’pton, 2.30pm

Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Café at the old TA Building, Elizabeth St, Corby, 10am–noon. Northamptonshire Natural History Society presents Comet PanStarrs, a practical observing evening. www.nnhs.info

tUESDAY

MUSIC

The Neal Astbury Show at The Wig & Pen, St Giles St, Npton, 9pm–11pm. Free admission

Fork: Electrovocal Circus, The Stables, Wavendon, 8pm. 01908 280800

Acoustic Open Mic feat Sarah Carter & Auralia Sky at The Wheatsheaf, Dallington

The Abrahams, Emperor Chung, Stevie Rigsby and Dan Hughes & Johnny Stock at NBs, Bridge St, Northampton

THEATRE

Mr Whatnot, Royal Auditorium, 5pm. 01604 624811

OTHER

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

Quiz Night at Duston Sports Centre, Npton, 7.30pm. www.nleisure.co.uk

Social discussion groups and friendship and activities at NASO Rooms, St Michaels Road, N’pton, 10.30am. www.naso.btck.co.uk

Northampton Central Library adult literacy support, in POD meeting room, 10am–11am. juanwriteitread@yahoo.co.uk

Rushden Hall Pensioners Parliament, 2pm.

Beginners Argentine Tango Dancing Class, Park Road Junior School, Wood Street, Kettering, 6.30pm and practice 7.30pm. £5 class or £7 for both.

Salsa Tuesday, learn to salsa at The Picturedrome, N’pton, 7pm. 01604 230777

Morning Ride to Hannington with Kettering Cyclists’ Touring Club. Meet Rothwell, 9.30am or Hannington (Woodmeadow Tea Room), 11am. 01536 712507

Alzheimer’s Society Dementia Cafe at Abbey Centre, Market Sq, Daventry, 2pm–4pm; and The Plaza, Cozy Nook, Thrapston, 6.30pm to 8.30pm.

Wellingborough Ramblers morning stroll via Abington Park (4 miles). Meet far end of Fairground Way, Riverside, Npton, 10am

Easter Baking Workshops at Bay Tree Cottage, Farthingstone, 10am (under 10s) and 1.30pm (over 10s). www.btcworkshops.co.uk

WEDNESday

MUSIC

Open Mic, hosted by Hannah Faulkner at Golden Horse, Far Cotton, 8.30pm

Grainne Duffy Band at Malt Shovel Tavern, Npton

Far From Nashville at The Headland, Longland Road, Npton, 8.30pm

Steeleye Span, The Stables, Wavendon, 8pm. 01908 280800

Jenni and Regan, Sean Flood, Mick Panter & Rosewood Reds at Stirrup Cup, Barton Seagrave

Jammin and Acoustic at Horseshoe Inn, 36 Sheep Street, Wellingborough. Free entry

THEATRE

Mr Whatnot, Royal Auditorium, 7.45pm. 01604 624811

OTHER

Learn Line Dance at Corby Ex-Service Men’s Club, 7.30pm 07968 576976

Wellingborough Ramblers walk via Faxton & Scaldwell (7.5 miles). Meet The White Horse, Old, 9.30am

The IARS excavation of a Roman Bath House, presentation at Crescents Community Centre, Laburnum Crescent, Kettering, 7.30pm. www.ise-dig.co.uk