What’s On in Northamptonshire this week

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What’s on 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. Free entry

A K Disco’s Karaoke, O’Malleys Bar, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8pm till late

Jam Night, The Cardigan Arms, Moulton, 9pm to 12am

Jazz Café with at Auntie Ruth’s, Npton, 8pm. Tonight, Elevation Quintet. £1 admission.

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

THEATRE

New Jersey Nights, Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

Regeneration, Royal Auditorium, 2.30pm/7.45pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Martial Art of Tang Soo Do at Kettering Leisure Village (NN15 6PB), 7pm – 9pm. All welcome. More info www.tangsoo.net

Towcester County Market in The Chantry House, Towcester, 8.30am to 12noon. All our items are genuinely baked, grown or crafted by local individuals and are “fairly traded”. We welcome browsers – our prices start at 50p

A French Connection - Exhibition of original oil and pastel painting by international artist Penelope Milner (until October 31) at jgallery, 25 West Street, Moulton NN3 7SB. www.jgallery.org.uk

FRIDAY, SEP 19

MUSIC

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

The Acoustic Lounge (every Friday) at the Lord Byron, Kingsley, 8.30pm. All singers and musicians welcome

Vibe@Baroque Bar, Npton (every Friday) with DJ Barney B and DJ Clue playing the best of soul, rnb, & club classics

Fundraising Gig for Autism Concern at The Picturedrome, Npton, 7pm. Live music from singer/songwriter Paul Armfield, special guests and a DJ set, tickets £10

Reggae on the Rocks at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

Daniel Knight at Far Cotton Loco Club, Npton, 8pm

THEATRE

New Jersey Nights, Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

Regeneration, Royal Auditorium, 7.45pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Quiz at Brafield WMC, A428.

Fitsteps Class, Kingsthorpe Baptist Church Hall, behind Waitrose, 10am

R-Zone Club recommences for young people aged 8-13 years at the Community Ctr, Olden Road, Rectory Farm, 5pm to 6pm. Contact Mel 07979 152746 for more details

The Big Macmillan Coffee Morning at Dorothy’s House, 22 London Road, Roade with tea, coffee and cakes on offer, along with good company. Please come and support this very important organisation

SATURDAY, SEP 20

MUSIC

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

Brafield Working Men’s Club, A428, Biggsy from 8pm.

Front Cover at Great Doddington WMC, Lower Street, NN29 7TL

Mid Sensation at The Walnut Tree Inn, Station Road, Blisworth, 9.30pm

Northampton Male Voice Choir will be performing an Autumn Concert at Christ Church, Npton, 7.30pm. Admission £7.50 inc wine and refreshments. Tickets from St Giles Music or 01604 753789. For details www.nmvc.co.uk

Hannah Rogers (pop, soul & jazz) at Aspers, Npton, 11pm. Free entry

Neil Timothy at Northampton WMC, Sheep Street, Npton

Alex Novak presents live band Jagged Little Thrills at Charles Bradlaugh, Npton, 9pm

Ginger Pig headline the Nigel Hollick Fundraising evening in association with Mens Own R.F.C. at The Picturedrome, Npton, 8pm. Tickets £5

Summer Saturday Sessions continue with DJs Adam Naked & Ryan Dorian at Auntie Ruth’s, Npton, 9pm

Pure Genius at O’Neill’s, Npton, 10pm

Vinyl Revival at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

Choral Music inspired by baroque Venice at St Mary, Great Brington NN7 4JB, 7pm. Fiori Musicali Chamber Ensemble & Choir. Penelope Rapson director. Tickets £20/£15. www.fiori-musicali.com or 01327 360931

THEATRE

New Jersey Nights, Derngate Auditorium, 2.30pm/7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

Regeneration, Royal Auditorium, 2.30pm/7.45pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Military Fitness Class for adults and children at Delapre Park, Northampton, 9.30am to 11am. For info www.bpt-uk.com

Martial Art of Tang Soo Do at Kingsley School (NN15 5DP), 10am to 11.15am Children & family class. All welcome. More info www.tangsoo.net

Wellingborough Ramblers walk (8.5 miles). Start at Village Hall CP, Wadenhoe, 10am. Ring leader on 01832 732724

Afternoon Walk with Northampton & District Ramblers (6 miles). 1.30pm from Water Lane, Towcester, by Waitrose car park NN12 6HZ. Possibly last chance to walk these fields before Towcester’s Southern Development starts. Unsuitable for dogs

Get Active, Get Healthy, Get Involved Community Event at Kingsthorpe College. Boughton Green Road, Npton NN2 7HR, 11am to 2pm. Variety of different “zones” – Business, Health & Wellbeing and Sport and Fitness. Also live music, bouncy castles, face painting, BBQ, Gallone’s Ice Cream and more. Free entry

Open Day at Northampton Indoor Bowls Club on Kingsthorpe Rec from 10am to 12noon

Ballroom Dancing, Holy Sepulchre Rooms, Church Lane, Npton (top of Sheet Street), 8pm to 11pm. £3.50 entry. Call Jean 01604 499226 for details

Craft & Vintage Sale at St Luke’s Centre, Main Road, Duston NN5 6JB, 10am to 4pm. Over 20 stalls selling handmade, vintage and retro goods. Also Macmillan Coffee fundraiser and a drop-in where you can meet the Parish Councillors for a chat. Free

SUNDAY, SEP 21

MUSIC

Karaoke at Jekyll & Hyde, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8pm

Brafield Working Men’s Club, A428, Bobby Daniels from 8pm.

The Rockin’ Roadrunner Club Festival. A Music Festival run with and for adults with a range of disabilities. Held at The Band Stand, Abington Park, Northampton, 12noon to 6pm. Abba and Queen tributes, Cartel, circus school, fairground games, local bands, flashmob dancers and more. Free entry. Open to all. Bring your own picnic and drinks

The Hart has Talent – talent contest at The Hart of Duston, 573 Harlestone Road, Npton NN5 6NU. You could win a day in a recording studio. £2 entry, all proceeds to Gossett Ward, Northampton General Hospital

The Freetime Jazz Band at The Walnut Tree Inn, Blisworth in the Ellington Suite, 12noon to 2.30pm. Admission £8

The All New Cinqui Jam at Thomas A Beckett, St James Road, Npton, 9pm

Karen Star at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

OTHER

Companion Dog Show run by Northants Dog Training at Spratton Recreation Field, Smith Street, Spratton, NN6 8HW. Entries 11.30am, judging at 1pm. Obedience and Breed classes £1.50ea. Novelty classes £1ea. Rosettes awarded to 4th place

Short Full Day Walk with Northampton Ramblers (8.2 miles). Meet 10am The Red Lion, Cranford St John, NN14 4AA. Circular walk via Woodford, Twywell and the Twywell Hills and dales. Lunch available after the walk; numbers taken on the day

Figure-of-8 Walk with Northampton & District Ramblers (11 miles AM, 5 miles PM). Meet leader 8.15am Church Lane (adj to rear entrance to Holy Sepulchre Church) for 8.40am start from Eykyn Arms, 20 High Street, Gayton NN7 3HD. Lunch at Eykyn Arms, where our own food is essential. Afternoon start is 2pm from Eykyn Arms. Morning has 150 metres of climbing. Afternoon will be leisurely and inc Tiffield Pocket Park. 30 + 10 stiles

Pastels Masterclass with Penny Milner at jgallery, 25 West Street, Moulton NN3 7SB, 10.30am to 4pm (8 students only). For details and booking form www.jgallery.org.uk

MONDAY, SEP 22

MUSIC

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

THEATRE

One Man, Two Guvnors, Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

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

Movie Night at The Picturedrome, Npton, 8pm. Tonight “Pompeii”. Free entry.

COYS Touch Rugby Club are looking for new members. Outdoor training at Dallington Park, Off Harlestone Road, Npton, 6.30pm to 8.30pm (every Mon & Thurs)

If you enjoy singing, why not join Kingsthorpe’s newly formed choir “Just Voices”. Meet Kingsthorpe Baptist Church (every Mon), 7-8.15pm. No need to be an expert singers as all “voices” are welcome. More details stuartpauljenkins@gmail.com or 01604 717866

Iyengar Yoga, 9.30am to 10.45am, Perry Street – 07759 152986

TUESDAY, SEP 23

MUSIC

All That Jazz at the Wig & Pen, Npton, 9pm. Free entry

Just Voices Community Choir meets 7pm at Kingsthorpe Baptist Church, entrance from rear of Waitrose. New members very welcome. You don’t need to be able to read music, just enjoy singing. Details – Stuart Jenkins 01604 455682

Northampton Male Voice Choir (every Tues), 7.30pm at Kingsley Park Methodist Church Hall (opp St Matthews Church), visitors always welcome to come along and join us. For details www.nmvc.co.uk

THEATRE

God of Carnage, The Playhouse Theatre, 115 Clare Street, Npton NN1 3JA, 7.45pm. Box Office 01604 627791

One Man, Two Guvnors, Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Classic Movies Afternoon brings you films from the Golden Age of cinema at The Picturedrome, Npton, 1pm

Ballroom & Latin Tea Dance with tuition (every Tues), 1.30pm to 3.30pm at Eden Close Community Room, Lakeview NN3 6NS

“Masquerade Masks” with Christine Farmer. Very friendly weekly discussion groups at NASO, St Michaels Road, Npton, 10.30am to 11.45am. More details 01604 858252.

Kingsthorpe Baptist Church (High Street) will be showing Encounters at the End of the World (U, 99 mins) at 7pm. Free entry. Refreshments served after the film

Wellingborough Ramblers walk (3.5 miles). Start Morrisons CP, Kettering Road, Npton, 10am. Ring leader on 01604 718576

Lace and Bobbin Making Course at Stanwick Village Hall, 9.30am in the committee room. For info and booking www.northamptnshire.gov.uk (search under “Crafts”)

WEDS, SEP 24

MUSIC

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

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

Wednesday Country Scene at The Headland, Longland Road, Npton

Little Devils – Wednesday Blues Club at The Malt Shovel Tavern, Bridge Street, Npton NN1 1QF, 8.45pm

The Freight Train Jam at Thomas A Beckett, St James Road, Npton, 9pm

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

THEATRE

God of Carnage, The Playhouse Theatre, 115 Clare Street, Npton NN1 3JA, 7.45pm. Box Office 01604 627791

One Man, Two Guvnors, Derngate Auditorium, 2.30pm/7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

OTHER

Theatre Visit with Members. Very friendly weekly discussion groups at NASO, St Michaels Road, Npton, 7.30pm to 9pm. More details 01604 858252

Kingsthorpe Baptist Church (High Street) will be showing Local Hero (PG, 106 mins) at 7pm. Free entry. Refreshments served after the film

Morning Walk with Northampton & District Ramblers (6.5 miles). 10am from Nassington, Black Horse PH. Use car park if patronising the pub. Pub lunch available after walk. From 2pm optional visit to Prebendal Manor and Tithe Barn Museum. Admission £7.50pp. Booking not necessary. 5 stiles