What’s On in Northamptonshire May 22-28

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A variety of events across Northamptonshire this week

TODAY

MUSIC

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

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

AK Disco’s Karaoke, O’Malleys Bar, W’boro Rd, Npton, 8pm.

Jam Night, The Cardigan Arms, Moulton, 9pm.

Roy Civil’s Swing Circus at The Stirrup Cup, Woodlands Ave, Barton Seagrave, 9pm. Free.

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

THEATRE

Robin Hood, Stahl Theatre, Oundle, 7.45pm. 01832 273930

Moominsummer Madness, Underground Studio, Royal & Derngate, N’pton

OTHER

COYS Touch Rugby Club training at Dallington Park, off Harlestone Road, Npton, 6.30pm–8.30pm. www.pitchero.com/clubs/coystouchrugby

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

FRIday, MAY 23

MUSIC

Evening jazz concert ub walled gardens of Castle Ashby, £17 inc hot supper. www.palladianevents.co.uk

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

Rhythm & Roots at Bootleggers, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 9pm

Kontra Roots at Kennedy’s Bar, Irthlingborough Road, Finedon, 7.30pm. www.kcbworld.co.uk

Jamie Benkert at O’Neill’s, the Drapery, Npton, 9pm

Dan Hughes, Kingsley Park WMC, Npton.

THEATRE

Moominsummer Madness, Underground Studio, Royal & Derngate, N’pton

Dealer’s Choice, Royal auditorium, N’pton (a Made in Northampton production)

OTHER

Quiz at Brafield WMC, A428.

Candle Making workshop at Bay Tree Cottage, Maidford Road, Farthingstone, www.btcworkshops.co.uk

Jonbar Archaeology (until July 6) at NN Contemporary Art, Npton, www.NNContemporary
Art.org

Disco/ Race Night, British Rail Club, St Andrew’s Road, N’pton, 8pm

Celebration cake decorating stage 1, 11am–3pm at Hockleys Cakes, Brixworth. 01604 881551

SATURday, MAY 24

MUSIC

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

Reggae on the Rocks, Kingsley Park WMC, Npton.

Paul Ravel, Brafield Working Mens Club, A428, 8pm.

John Daniels at Northampton WMC, Sheep Street, Npton

Odd Child at O’Neill’s, the Drapery, Npton, 10pm

The Deckchairs, at The Artichoke, Moulton, 9pm

Shirley, Semilong WMC, St. Andrews Road, Semilong,

Jaye, British Rail Club, St Andrew’s Road, N’pton, 8.30pm

MSR Remixed – Motown/Soul/Reggae, Great Doddington Club, Lower Street. 01933 226009

Steve Perry, Kettering Rifle Band Club Havelock Street Kettering.

THEATRE

Moominsummer Madness, Underground Studio, Royal & Derngate, N’pton

Dealer’s Choice, Royal auditorium, N’pton (a Made in Northampton production)

OTHER

Art exhibition and sale of paintings by Duston Art Group, at St Andrew’s Church, Harlestone, 11am–5pm (also Sun & Mon).

Crick Boat Show (also Sun & Mon), open from 10am–6pm, 250 exhibitors at Crick Marina, West Haddon Rd. Visit www.
crickboatshow.com.

Festival of Transport, inc Earls Barton Fire & Rescue Show, at White’s Nurseries, Earls Barton (also Sun & Mon). 10am–5pm. Adults £5, concessions £3.

Olney Vintage Fair, stalls inside and outside Olney Church Hall, 11am–4pm. Entry £1.

Garden open under NSG scheme at The Maltings, The Green, Clipston, 2pm–6pm. £3.

Local & Community History Weekend (& Sun) at Stable Blocks, Delapre Abbey, displays, talks and tours, noon–4pm.

Rushden Film Club at The Full Gospel Church, High Street South, 2pm–3pm. 07895 011402/01933 418002

Newton Hall Indoor Market, Newton Road, Rushden. Crafts, gifts and vintage market 9am–5pm (& Sun 10am–3pm). 07954 179299

“Creative Chaos” Arts Festival at The Old Red Lion, Kislingbury (& May 25). Tattooing, graffiti, music and dance workshops. £3 otd, kids free.

Wellingborough Ramblers walk (7.5 miles), start nr The Royal Oak, Cogenhoe, 9.30am. 01933 441270

Peak District Walk with Northampton & District Ramblers (12 miles). Depart The Turnpike, Harpole Turn, Weedon Road, 7am. No dogs.

Afternoon Walk with Northampton & District Ramblers (5.5 miles), 1.30pm, St Mary’s Church, Main Sreet, East Haddon. No dogs.

Annual plant sale at St Andrew’s Church, Brigstock, in the Rectory Garden 10am–5pm.

Arthingworth Fayre & Dog Show, 1pm–5pm, gardens of The Old Manor. Traditional fayre, maypole dancing, music. Free entry. £3 for parking.

Plant sale, at Bede House, Higham Ferrers

Race night, Latimer Park, Burton Latimer, starting at 7.45pm. Tickets £3, (inc sausage & chips or a vegetarian option), in aid of WellChild. 07870 968317.

Jumble sale, Weekley Village Hall, in aid of St Mary the Virgin Church. All donations welcome, please take items on Friday 2pm–4pm or on Saturday 10am–1pm. 01536 516380.

Creative Chaos event, tattooing, reptiles, street performers, etc, at Olde Red Lion, Kislingbury, £3

Beer Festival (plus Sun&Mon) opens noon daily, Wooden Walls of Old England, High Street, Collingtree

Crabstock Shellfish Festival, The Obelisk Centre, Obelisk Rise, Kingsthorpe, N’pton

SUNday MAY 25

MUSIC

Karaoke at Jekyll & Hyde, W’boroh Road, Npton, 8pm

Bobby Daniels, Brafield Working Mens Club, A428, from 8pm.

Open Mic hosted by Hannah Faulkner at Ken’s Diner, Finedon, 2pm to 4.30pm

Dave Golding, British Rail Club, St Andrew’s Road, N’pton, 2pm

Hollie Marie, Kingsley Park WMC, Npton.

THEATRE

Moominsummer Madness, Underground Studio, Royal & Derngate, N’pton

Dealer’s Choice, Royal auditorium, N’pton (a Made in Northampton production)

OTHER

Craft and design show in marquees in walled gardens pof Castle Ashby (also Monday). www.palladianevents.co.uk

Morning Worship with Holy Communion at Whitefriars Junior School, Boughton Drive, Rushden, 10.15am

Historical weekend and battle re-enactments, Kelmarsh Hall, 11am to 5pm (& Mon). Admission £5.50 for adults, £5 for concessions and £3.50 for children (aged 5-14).

Craft, Gift & Vintage Market, Newton Hall Indoor Market, Newton Road, Rushden, 10am –3pm.

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

New Lodge Vineyard Open Day, Northampton Road, Earls Barton, 10am– 4pm. Free entry, wine tasting (small fee). www.newlodgevineyard.co.uk

Strut Your Mutt with Nathan Watson Dog Behaviour at Irchester Country Park. Meet at 10am for 10.30am start. £5 donation to Animals in Need. 01933 278080.

Wellingborough Ramblers walk (6.5 miles), start at the Thrapston end of Denford, 10am. 01832 732724

African Party, inc meal, performances, speakers, fashion show, at Cripps Recreation Centre, Cliftonville Road, Npton, 7pm. www.zimwomenassociation,org. £15 otd.

Circular Day Walk with Northampton & District Ramblers (13.5 miles). Meet at Church Lane (rear entrance to Church of Holy Sepulchre), 8.45am for 9.30am start from Hanging Houghton. No dogs.

Annual plant sale at St Andrew’s Church, Brigstock, in the Rectory Garden 10am–5pm.

Towcester Camera Club display at Tiffield church from noon–4.30pm, plus bric a brac, teas and tombola in the Church room, and Tiffield Art Club exhibition at The George pub.

Garden open under NSG scheme at The Maltings, The Green, Clipston, 2pm–6pm. £3.

Car Boot sale, Playing Field, Larkhall Lane, Harpole, 10am–2pm. Sellers 9am. No dogs. Please park on Playing Field not in village.

Creative Chaos event, tattooing, reptiles, street performers, etc, at Olde Red Lion, Kislingbury, £3

Crick Boat Show (& Mon), Crick Marina, 10am–6pm, 01283 742950.

Olde France New England re-enactment weekend, Kelmarsh Hall (& Mon), 11am–5pm; £5.50 adults, £5 concessions and £3.50 for children (aged 5-14).

MONday MAY 26

THEATRE

The Three Little Pigs puppet show and puppet making workshop, at Looking Glass Theatre, Newspaper House, Derngate, N’pton, 11am & 2pm (also Tues).

Tickets £4 / family £15 (2 adults and 2 children) or £16 (2 adults and three children). www.lookingglasstheatre.co.uk

Moominsummer Madness, Underground Studio, Royal & Derngate, N’pton

Dealer’s Choice, Royal auditorium, N’pton (a Made in Northampton production)

OTHER

Movie Night at The Picturedrome, Npton, 8pm. Free entry.

Annual plant sale at St Andrew’s Church, Brigstock, in the Rectory Garden, 10am-5pm.

Targetcraft holds Have A Go at Archery sessions, Westlodge Rural Centre, Desborough from noon. Cost is £2 (ages 5+) www.targetcraft.org

Towcester Camera Club display at Tiffield church from noon–4.45pm, plus bric a brac, teas and tombola in the Church room, and Tiffield Art Club exhibition at The George pub, and 13 open gardens.

Garden open under NSG scheme at The Maltings, The Green, Clipston, 2pm–6pm. £3.

Crick Boat Show, Crick Marina, 10am–6pm, 01283 742950.

tUESDAY MAY 27

MUSIC

The Dick Patrick All Stars at Wig & Pen, St Giles Street, Npton, 9pm. Free entry

THEATRE

Looking Glass Theatre 
present Killed, a World War One play, at Newspaper House, Derngate, N’pton (nightly until May 31), 7.30pm. Tickets: £6/£5. www.lookingglasstheatre.co.uk

Moominsummer Madness, Underground Studio, Royal & Derngate, N’pton

Dealer’s Choice, Royal auditorium, N’pton

OTHER

Classic Movies Afternoon withthe Golden Age of cinema at The Picturedrome, Kettering Rd, Npton, 1pm

Wellingborough Ramblers walk (6 miles). Start at the Royal George PH, Stagsden, Beds, 10am. 01933 355565

‘Of Mice and Men’ discussionwith George Twiselton, 10.30am NASO, St Michaels Rd, N’pton. 01604 858252.

Women’s Hour meeting at Gretton Baptist Church Hall, 2.15pm, with guest Sheila Addison, talking about Nepal. 01536 770188

WEDNESday MAY 28

MUSIC

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

Acoustics Night, Horseshoe Inn, Sheep St, Wellingborough, 9pm. Free entry.

Giles Headley & The Aviators, Blues at Malt Shovel Tavern, Bridge St, Npton. Free entry

Rhythm Express at The Headland, Longland Road, Npton, 8.30pm.

Open Mic Night, Golden Horse, Far Cotton, N’pton, 8.30pm

THEATRE

Looking Glass Theatre present Killed, a World War One play, at Newspaper House, Derngate, N’pton), 7.30pm. Tickets: £6/£5. www.lookingglasstheatre.co.uk

Moominsummer Madness, Underground Studio, Royal & Derngate, N’pton

Dealer’s Choice, Royal auditorium, N’pton (a Made in Northampton production)

OTHER

Italian Desserts half-day workshop at Bay Tree Cottage, Maidford Road, Farthingstone, www.btcworkshops.co.uk

Higham Ferrers Footpath Group – Chelveston turbines and solar park (3 miles). Meet 6.45pm Caldecot Road, Chelveston near the Church.

Wellingborough Ramblers walk (7.75 miles). Start at The Lamb, Little Harrowden, 9.30am. 01536 726851

Morning Walk with Northampton & District Ramblers (6.5 miles), 9.30am The Malting House, High Street, Stoke Goldington, no dogs.

Friends of Delapre Abbey, discussion with Dee Whitehouse.

7.30pm, NASO, St Michaels Rd N’pton. 01604 858252.

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THURSday MAY 29

MUSIC

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

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

THEATRE

Looking Glass Theatre present Killed, a World War One play, at Newspaper House, Derngate, N’pton, 7.30pm. £6/£5. www.lookingglasstheatre.co.uk

Moominsummer Madness, Underground Studio, Royal & Derngate, N’pton

OTHER

Vintage and Country Flowers, workshop at Bay Tree Cottage, Maidford Road, Farthingstone, www.btcworkshops.co.uk

Wellingborough Ramblers walk (13 miles). Start nr The Antelope, Saltisford, Warwick 10am. 01604 403597

Evening Walk with Northampton & District Ramblers (5 miles). 7pm from Gayton Church.