What’s On across Northamptonshire this week

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

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26

MUSIC

All That Jazz at The Stirrup Cup, Woodlands Ave, Barton Seagrave, 9pm. Free.

The Johnny Cash Roadshow, Derngate Auditorium, Guildhall Rd, N’pton, 7.30pm. 01604 624811

Nina Conti: Dolly Mixtures, The Core at Corby Cube, 7.30pm. 01536 470470

Jazz Numbers at The Windhover, Brampton Lane, Chapel Brampton, 7.30pm. Free.

Martin Speake Trio with Chris Hayson at The Castle Theatre, W’boro, 8pm. 01933 270007

Open Mic, hosted by Hannah Faulkner at The Obelisk Centre, Obelisk Rise, N’pton, 8.30pm

THEATRE

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

OTHER

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

Tai Chi classes at Stanwick Village Hall, 8pm. Booking essential, 0300 126 1000 .

NAB Mobile Sight Centre visits Wellingborough town centre. outside McDonald’s, 10am–1pm; then Earls Barton Medical Centre car park, Aggate Way, 1.45pm–3pm.

Wellingborough Ramblers circular walk via Lt Addington and Irthlingborough (9 miles). Meet at Stanwick Lakes Visitor Centre, 10am. 07850 243413

Centre Screen showing Silver Linings Playbook (15) at Hougemont Barn, Royal Oak pub, Blisworth, 7.30pm.

ACEs Singles Club, The RAOB Club, South Street, N’pton, 7pm –11pm. £5 membership, 07908 410543.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

MUSIC

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

Meet the “Diamond Dogs” as they dance to the “Rhythm of the Night” at Whittlebury Hall Hotel & Spa, 7.30pm–12.30am. www.whittleburyhall.co.uk or 0845 400 1406

Jamie Benkert & Ray Hue at O’Neill’s, the Drapery, Npton

Jazz Numbers at The Navigation, Stoke Bruerne, 9pm. Free.

Pure Genius at Black Bottom Club, Npton, 9pm.

BirdDogs, live 50s and 60s music at Harlestone Heath Garden Centre, in aid of the Macmillan Biggest Coffee Morning, 9.30am to 1pm.

Sing-A-Long-A-Grease, Royal Auditorium, Royal & Derngate, 7.45pm. 01604 624811

Way Back Then, Monk & Minstrel, Isham

Rocky Roots, Chequered Flag, Corby

Open Mic feat John Cadden Lawrence & James Heathen, Tollemache Arms, Harrington

Matt Roberts at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

THEATRE

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

Victoria Wood and Me, Underground Auditorium, Royal & Derngate, 8pm. 01604 624811

Alex Horne - Lies, The Core at Corby Cube, 7.30pm. 01536 470470

OTHER

Macmillan Coffee Morning at 7 Rixon Close, Weston Favell, N’pton, 10am–4pm.

Quiz at Brafield WMC, A428.

Old Union Canals Society hosts an interesting talk on “The Development of Shardlow Port”, 7.30pm at Great Bowden Village Hall, Market Harborough

Centre Screen showing St Trinian’s 2007 (12A) at Loddington Village Hall, 7.30pm.

Start Ballroom Dancing & Latin at St Alban’s Church, Broadmead Ave, N’pton, 7pm. £3. 01604 787246.

Macmillan Coffee Morning at Church Hall, Edinburgh Road, Npton, 10am–1pm.

“More Than Just Birds” with Maxwell Law at Desborough & Rothwell Photographic Society Marlow House, Gold Street, 8pm–10pm. www.drps-photo.co.uk

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

MUSIC

Paul Anthony as Pop Up Bowie in The Tanzibar, Aspers Casino, N’pton, 11pm.

Johnny Red at The Lion, Black Lion Hill Northampton, 8pm

Brass and Voices featuring the Ratby Co-operative & The Midlands Co-operative Corby Ladies Choir at The Methodist Church, Rockingham Road, Corby, 7pm. 0116 2870560. Proceeds to The Newlife Foundation for Disabled Children

Proms Night at Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Sheep Street, Npton, 7.30pm. 01604 754782 or www.stseps.org

Klaus Johann Grobe at Labour Club, Charles Street, Npton, 8pm. £3 entry.

White Room at O’Neill’s, the Drapery, N’pton

1920s Great Gatsby Night with Stella & the Starlights Jazz Band at Banqueting & Conference Suites, Kettering Ritz, Desborough, 01536 763510 or www.ketteringvenues.co.uk

The Ginger Pig at The Picturedrome, Ketttering Rd, Npton, 8pm.

DJs, cocktails, fun and frolics at the Black Bottom Club, N’pton

Burlesque – Rock Covers at Great Doddington Club, Lower Street, Gt Doddington, 9pm

Iris Bryce presents “Ladies Night” and Malcolm Shepherd presents “From Dancin’ Pants to Penguins to the Gayton Jazz Appreciation Society at The George Inn, Tiffield. Free admission (voluntary £5)

Jenna at Towcester Sports & Social Club, Swinnyford Road, Towcester, 8pm. Free entry.

Tony Gee Soul & Motown Night at Far Cotton WMC, Npton, 7.30pm.

Carnaby Roots at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

Adam James Wilford at Queens Park WMC, Npton

Jef Judge at Northampton WMC, Sheep Street, Npton

THEATRE

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

Stewart Lee, Derngate Auditorium, Royal & Derngate, 8pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

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

Piston and Props at Sywell Aerodrome , 10am–6.30pm (& September 29 – 10am to 5pm). Aerial and classic vehicle displays.

Sale & Coffee Morning at Rothwell Methodist Church, Market Hill, 9.30am–11.30am. 20p adm.

Craft & Gift Fair, Cherwell Edge Golf Club, Chacombe, nr Banbury, 11am–4pm. Entry £2 adults/£1.50 Seniors/ Children free.

Wellingborough Ramblers circular walk via Staverton (7 miles). Meet at Braunston Church, 10am. 01604 450946.

Early afternoon Walk with The Ramblers Association (5.7 miles). Meet 12.30pm opp The Crown Inn, Ashton.

Harvest Weekend - Heritage Chapel & Halls, Park Road, Rushden. Coffee morning with bring & buy stall, 10am

Centre Screen showing An Education (12A) at Welford Village Hall, 7.30pm.

Centre Screen showing In Love with Alma Cogan (12A) at Braunston Village Hall, 7.30pm.

Diabetes UK Northampton Open Day at St Giles Parish Centre, St Giles Terrace, 9.30am–12.30pm. 01604 847413

Jumble Sale at St James Church, N’pton, 10.30am. 20p adm, proceeds to church.

Multi-Garage Sale around Holcot – 13 garages open 2pm–5pm. Free car park in Walgrave Road. Free adm. Refreshments in Church Room.

Art Festival featuring paintings by local artists at All Saints Church, William Street, 11am–5pm (& September 29, noon–5pm). £1 entry.

Table Top & Jumble Sale held by Parklands Scouts at Weston Favell Parish Rooms, noon–3pm.

Afternoon Walk with The Ramblers Association (6.8 miles). Meet 2pm Little Houghton Church. A few stiles.

Table Top Sale at Church Hall, Edinburgh Road, Npton, 10am–noon. 01604 711597, tables £6.

Walk at Saddington (6 miles). Ron Hanson & Kate Hewitt 01536 412818

Fun For All The Family at Abington Parish Church Rooms, Park Avenue North, N’pton, 11.30am–4.30pm. Stalls s& entertainment. Free admission.

Macmillan Coffee Morning at Podington United Service Club, Gold Street, Podington, 10am–3pm.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

MUSIC

Music Night at Queens Park WMC, Northampton

New Orleans Heat at The Walnut Tree Inn, Blisworth, noon. £8 admission.

Dave Johnson Band at The Three Horseshoes, Ecton, 2.30pm. Free admission.

Martin Taylor & Martin Simpson at Stables, Wavendon, 8pm. £18.50.

The Replicats at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

Burt Barber entertains at Brafield Working Mens Club, A428, 8pm (& bingo)

OTHER

Piston and Props at Sywell Aerodrome , 10am–5pm). Aerial and classic vehicle displays.

Harvest Service at Whitefriars Junior School, Rushden, 10.15am, followed by shared lunch and auction of home-made produce. Proceeds to support refugees in Syria.

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

Car Boot Sale at Nene Park Stadium, Irthlingborough. Sellers 7am, buyers 8am. www.neneparkcarboot.info

Harvest Thanksgiving Service at Kingsthorpe Baptist Church , High Street, 10.45am.

Harvest Weekend - Heritage Chapel & Halls, Park Road, Rushden. Ploughmans Lunch and Produce Sale (directly follows the 10.30am Sunday service). Tickets 01933 778677.

Bulwick Country House Car Boot Sale, 9am–2pm. A select group of sellers from country houses have been invited to clear out their attics for charity. Proceeds to Carefree Northants and Combat Stress. Admission £10 per car, £5 pedestrians.

Table Top Sale at village hall, School Road, Irchester, 10am–2pm. Free adm.

Morning Walk with The Ramblers Association (7.5 miles). Meet 9.30am Church Lane (adj to rear entrance to Church of Holy Sepulchre), Npton, for 10.30am start from The Samuel Pepys, Slipston.

Linear Day Walk with The Ramblers Association (11.5 miles). Depart 9.30am Church Lane, N’pton, by minibus to Wendover. Pre-booking essential 01604 455443/07910 963988)

Wellingborough Ramblers circular via Ringstead & Kinewell Lake (6 miles). Meet at Woodford Village Green, 10am. More info 01933 398905

Morning Walk – St Neots (7.5 miles).Meet 9.15am Market Square car park, Higham Ferrers or 10am Rowley Road (off Priory Hill Road) St Neots.

Brisk Morning Cycle Ride with Northampton Cyclists’ Touring Club (35m mile loop) via Crick, Welton and Daventry, meet Welford crossing, Brampton Valley Way, 9.30am. For info

www.ctc-northampton.org.uk

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 30

MUSIC

All That Jazz at Ye Golden Lion, Sheep Street, Wellingborough, 9pm. Free admission.

Northamptonshire Music Appreciation Society presents Ron Bentley (Piano) & Danielle Brown (Vocal) at Quaker Meeting House, Wellington Street, Npton, 7.30pm

THEATRE

Cats, Derngate Auditorium, Royal & Derngate, 7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Club Abington Photographic meets at Abington Communtiy Centre, Wheatfield Rd Sth, 7.45pm.

Braybrooke Morris Dancers in Braybrooke Village Hall, 7.45pm

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 1

MUSIC

The Dave Johnson Band at The Wig & Pen, St Giles St, Npton, 9pm to 11pm. Free admission

Open Mic feat Dave Clemo at Cardigan Arms, Stanion

Open Mic feat Evangeline & Jacksboro Highway Fairfield Inn, South Wigston

THEATRE

Nunsense, a musical comedy at The Castle Wellingborough, 7.45pm. 01933 270007

Cats, Derngate Auditorium, Royal & Derngate, 7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Wellingborough Ramblers walk via Titchmarsh Nature Reserve (6 miles). Meet at the Wheatsheaf Inn, Titchmarsh, 10am. 01536 790299

Monthly lunch at Gretton Village Hall, 12.30pm. £4 per serving. .

Morning Walk with Ramblers Association (5 miles). Meet 10am Stags Head, Maidwell.

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 2

MUSIC

Debbie Giles Midnight Train, blues at The Malt Shovel Tavern, Bridge Street, Npton.

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

THEATRE

Nunsense, a musical comedy at The Castle Wellingborough, 7.45pm. 01933 270007

Cats, Derngate Auditorium, Royal & Derngate, 2.30pm/7.30pm. 01604 624811

The Stick Man, Royal Auditorium, Royal & Derngate, 4.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Gretton Garden Group meet at The Hatton Arms, Arnhill Road, 8pm.

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

Wellingborough Ramblers circular via Three Shires Way (7.5 miles). Meet Oakley Arms, Harrold, 9.30am. 01234 713526

Keep Fit for the Over-50s at Heritage Chapel & Halls, Park Road, Rushden, 3pm–3.45pm

Morning Walk with The Ramblers Association (7 miles). Meet 9.30am White Hart, Grafton Regis.

Northamptonshire Alliance (caged birds) monthly meeting at Kettering Athletics Club, Rockingham Road, 8pm.

Aspergers & ADHD Peer Support Group meeting at Wellingborough Mind, 7pm. Call Bev on 01933 675094

Kettering & District Flower Club meet at the Cornmarket Hall, 7.30pm with demonstrator by Julie Woods. Visitors £5.