What’s On across Northamptonshire this week


Your weekly guide to events taking place across Northamptonshire this week



Roy Forbes with the Graham Dent Band at The Stirrup Cup, Woodlands Ave, Barton Seagrave, 9pm. Free admission

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

Hats Off to Led Zeppelin, The Core at Corby Cube, 7.30pm. 01536 470470

The Platform Open Jam Night at The Charles Bradlaugh, Earls St, N’pton, 9pm–noon.


Ghosts, Stahl Theatre, Oundle, 7.45pm. 01832 273930

To Sir, With Love, Royal Auditorium, Royal & Derngate, Guildhall Rd, N’pton, 2.30pm/7.45pm. 01604 624811


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

Wellingborough Ramblers linear walk from Makeney to Grangemill (13 miles). Meet nr Hollybush Hotel, Grangemill, Derbyshire DE4 4HU, 10am. 01604 403597

Alzheimer’s Society Northampton Support Group at Simon de Senlis Court, Robert Street, Npton, 10.15am–11.30am

Alzheimer’s Society Brixworth Support Group at Brixworth Heritage Centre, Church Street, 12.30pm–2pm

Centre Screen will be showing 1968 version of The Thomas Crown Affair (PG) at Nether Heyford Village Hall, 7.45pm.

Morning Walk, Milton Ernest circular (7.5 miles). Meet 9am Saffron Road car park, Higham Ferrers or 9.30am Marsh Lane, Milton Ernest.

Toddlers Afternoon at Abington Park Museum, 1pm– 3pm (theme is Wild West). Free.

NAB Mobile Sight Centre visiting High St, Rushden, 10am–12.30pm

Gretton Local History Society meets at Gretton Village Hall, 7.30pm. Guest speaker is Dr Colin Chapman; members free, visitors £3.

Wellingborough & District Horticultural Society meeting at Salem Hall, Salem Lane, Wellingborough, 7.30pm: “Spring into Spring”, £2.

An Answer Is Expected: Susan MacWilliam at NN, 9 Guildhall Road, Npton, 6pm–pm. Free. www.nncontemporaryart.org

Used Book Sale, Westley Centre, College St, Irthlingborough, 10am–2pm. Proceeds to Christian Aid.

Open Day at Northampton Indoor Bowls Club, Kingsthorpe Rec, 10am–4pm.

Talk about Northamptonshire Inventions and Inventors at Brixworth Village Hall, 7.45pm. £3 non-members. More info www.brixworthhistory.org



Secret Affair at The Guildhall, N’pton, 7.30pm, tickets 01604 624811 or on the door

Aaron Burbidge at O’Neill’s, the Drapery, Npton

Kontra Roots at Kennedys Bar, Irthlingborough Road, Finedon, 7.30pm. Free. www.kcbworld.co.uk

Serious Grooves at Ye Golden Lion, Wellingborough, 9.15pm

Karaoke at The Lion, Black Lion Hill, N’pton, 8pm

Reggie at Kingsley Park WMC, N’pton

Strictly Sixties, The Core at Corby Cube, 7.30pm. 01536 470470

Acoustic night, Chequered Flag, Corby

Open mic, Queens Head, Sutton Bassett

Chris Barber Band at The Stables, Wavendon, 8pm. 01908 280800

Buck Naked at the Black Bottom Club, Npton, 9pm.

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

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


Ghosts, Stahl Theatre, Oundle, 7.45pm. 01832 273930

To Sir, With Love, Royal Auditorium, Royal & Derngate, 7.45pm. 01604 624811

Screaming Blue Murder comedy club, Underground Auditorium, Royal & Derngate, 7.45pm. 01604 624811


Quiz at Brafield WMC, A428.

Centre Screen showing “Grease” (PG) at Blakesley Village Hall, 8pm.

Brian Sumpton, of RSPB, talks about the Red Kite, at The Plaza, Thrapston, 10.30am. £1 members, £2 visitors.

NAB Mobile Sight Centre visiting King’s Sutton: Millenium Memorial Hall car park, 9.30am–noon



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

Live DJ at Bootleggers, W’boro Rd, Npton, 9pm.

Musical Theatre School at St Michaels Community Hall, Roundhill Road, Kettering, 10am, for ages 6-14. 07747 865626

Gary Williams at Queens Park WMC, N’pton

Odd Child at O’Neill’s, the Drappery, N’pton

James Selfridge Rat Pack Sounds in The Tanzibar at Aspers Casino, N’pton, 11pm.

Adam J Wilford at Northampton WMC, Sheep Street, N’pton

Riff Raff, Great Doddington Club, Lower Street, Great Doddington, 9pm

Richard Deveraux entertains at Brafield WMC, A428, from 8pm.

The Crew at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

Shaun E-B at Towcester Sports & Social Club, Swinnyford Road, Towcester, 8pm. Free.

Great Divide at The Picturedrome, Kettering Rd, Npton, 8pm


To Sir, With Love, Royal Auditorium, Royal & Derngate, 2.30pm/7.45pm. 01604 624811

The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galazy Radio Show Live!, Derngate Auditorium, N’pton, 8pm. 01604 624811

How To Catch A Star, The Core at Corby Cube, 11am/2pm. 01536 470470


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

Art Class, Painting for beginners at Stanwick Village Hall, 2.30pm –5pm. £9 per session inc materials. www.learntopaint.org.uk. Booking essential.

GNB Antiques & Collectors Fair, Billing Aquadrome, Crow Lane, Great Billing, 8.30am–5pm (& September 22, 9am–5pm). www.billingaquadrome.com

Wellingborough Ramblers Cotswolds circular walk via The Barfords (9.5 miles). Meet nr Market Sq, Deddington, 10am. 01604 408499

Afternoon Walk with The Ramblers Association (5 miles). Meet 1.30pm Old Red Lion, Litchborough. No dogs.

Centre Screen showing “Life of Pi” (PG) at Culworth Village Hall, 8pm.

Centre Screen showing “The Last of the Mohicans” (12) at Walgrave Village Hall, 7.30pm.

Walk – Hallaton (6 miles). Meet at The Fox. More details John Andrew 01536 520832

Open Studio at 34 Polopit, Titchmarsh (& September 22), 11am–4pm. 2D and 3D Sculptural steel wall art, hand-made glass beads, jewellery and cards on sale.

Jumble Sale at Bugbrooke Sunday School, 2pm. In aid of Bugbrooke Girl Guides.

Aldwincle Horticultural Show staged in the village hall, from 3pm. Produce sale, 4.30pm. 50p entry.



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

Music Night at Queen’s Park WMC, Northampton

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

Mick White entertains at Brafield WMC, A428, from 8pm.

Them 2 Ladz at Kingsley Park WMC, N’pton

UK Pink Floyd Experience, Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. 01604 624811

John Taverner choral music to mark the 500th anniversary of the Spencer Chapel at St Mary’s, Great Brington. Tickets £20/£15, www.fiori-musicali.com or 01327 360931

Open mic at The Wheatsheaf, Dallington, N’pton.

Open mic at The Artichoke, Moulton.

Phil Brown’s Swingtet at The Walnut Tree, Blisworth, noon–2.30pm. £8 admission

The Steve Howe Trio at The Stables, Wavendon, 8pm. 01908 280800

All That Jazz at The Longboat, Duston, 8.30pm. Free entry.

Frenchmen Street Jazz Band at The Courtyard Hotel, Stanwick, 8pm. £7 adm


Woodland Walk by Well Walking Group (approx 3 miles or 1 hour). Meet at Corby boating lake car park, 11am.

Car boot sale, behind Super Sausage Car Boot on the A5 at Potterspury. Sellers 9am, buyers 10am. More info www.potterspurycarboot.co.uk

Northampton Sun Group meets 5.30pm–8pm. Naturist club, 08707 654326 or www.nsgswim.org.uk

Taster Service at Kingsthorpe Baptist Church , High Street, 10.45am.

Charity Pool and Darts Knock Out Competitions, Horseshoe Inn, Sheep St, Wellingborough. £3 entry, £100 prize.

Car Boot Sale, Sixfields Stadium, 8am sellers, 9am buyers. No traders. www.ntfc.co.uk

Harvest Festival Service at St James Church, Gretton, 10.30am (inc opening of the new servery).

Harvest Festival at St Peter’s Church, Newton Bromswold, 6pm

Sulgrave Manor’s Harvest Fayre, 11am–4pm. £2 adults/£1 children. www.sulgravemanor.co.uk

Film Night at The Stahl Theatre, West Street, Oundle, showing “Wadjda (PG). 01832 272734

Wellingborough Ramblers morning circular via Warmington and Elton (7 miles). Meet nr the Church in Fotheringhay, 10am. 01832 732724

Morning Walk with The Ramblers Association (7 miles). Meet 10am All Saints Church, Braybrooke.



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

Chris Parker Jazz Quartet at Ye Golden Lion, Sheep Street, Wellingborough, 9pm. Free.


To Sir, With Love, Royal Auditorium, Royal & Derngate, 7.45pm. 01604 624811


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

Skittles at The Harlequin, Stamford Road, Kettering, 8pm

Club Abington Photographic meets at Abington Communtiy Centre, Wheatfield Road South, 7.45pm.

Braybrooke Morris Dancers in Braybrooke Village Hall, 7.45pm



Georgie Fame at The Stables, Wavendon, 8pm. 01908 280800

Jam Night at Bootleggers, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 9pm hosted by Adam Gammage.

Brian’s Big Band at The Wig & Pen, St Giles St, Npton, 9pm. Free admission

Northampton Male Voice Choir practice, 7.30pm at Kingsley Park Methodist Church Hall. More info www.nmvc.uk

Live_Transmission – Joy Division Reworked, Derngate Auditorium, 8pm. 01604 624811

Open mic at Olde England, N’pton.


To Sir, With Love, Royal Auditorium, Royal & Derngate, 7.45pm. 01604 624811.


Salsa Tuesday, learn to salsa at The Picturedrome, Npton, from 7pm. 01604 23077.

Harvest Sale in The Swan Inn, Newton Bromswold, 7.30pm

Women’s Hour meeting at Gretton Baptist Church Hall, High Street, 2.15pm. Guest speakers are Carol and David Page.

Bible Talk at Counties Community Centre, Hertford Road, Kettering, 7.30pm.

Alzheimer’s Society Daventry Dementia Cafe at Abbey Centre, Market Sq, Daventry, 2pm–4pm

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

Quiz Night at Duston Sports Centre, N’pton, 7.30pm. More info www.nleisure.co.uk



“J for Jazz” at The Coach & Horse, Lubenham, 8.30pm. Free admission. 01848 463183 for details

Jammin n Acoustics, Horseshoe Inn, Sheep St, Wellingborough, 8pm. Free entry.

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

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

Sam Kelly’s Blues Band at The Malt Shovel Tavern, Bridge Street, N’pton.

Stacey Kent at Wavendon Stables, 8pm. 01908 280800

The Dave Johnson Band at The Griffins Head, Mears Ashby, 9pm–11pm.


To Sir, With Love, Royal Auditorium, Royal & Derngate, 7.45pm. Box Office 01604 624811


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

Quiz Night at The Tanners, Farm Field Court, Thorplands, Npton, 8pm.

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

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

Learn Line Dance at Corby Ex-Service Men’s Club, 7.30pm; Improvers, 8.15pm. 07968 576976

Killer Pool at The Harlequin pub, Stamford Road, Kettering.

Sequence Dance Lessons at Weldon Village Hall, Bridge Street, 8.30pm. £5. 01536 403762

Gretton Garden Group meets at The Old Band room of The Hatton Arms, Arnhill Road, 8pm. Talk on Organic Growing of Squashes and Pumpkins, and how to cook them.

Wellingborough Ramblers morning circular through Catesby and Badby (8 miles). Meet at the Countryman Inn, Staverton, 9.30am.