What's on - February 25 to March 2

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 24th February 2016, 1:21 pm
Updated Wednesday, 24th February 2016, 2:25 pm
The Herbal Bed.
The Herbal Bed.



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

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

Corby Male Voice Choir. rehearse every Thurs, 7.30pm, St Andrews Church of Scotland (Church Hall), Occupation Road, Corby. More info www.corbymalevoicechoir.co.uk

University of Northampton Music. presents Division at Phoenix Bar, 94 Lower Bridge Street, Npton, NN1 2AA, 7.30pm till late. Featuring various bands to inc Y-Fi, Poison Point, The Brandy Thieves, We Are GIANTS, Those Strange Explosions and Jess Conopo. £5 otd, concessions £3. More info https://www.facebook.com/events/995629460495646/

Bazz with Most of that jazz. The Stirrup Cup, Barton Seagrave, Kettering, 9-11pm. Free entry.


The Herbal Bed. Royal Auditorium, 7.45pm. Box Office 01604 624811

The Gruffalo’s Child. The Core at Corby Cube, 10.30am/1.30pm. Box Office 01536 470470


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

Towcester County Market. 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

Quiz. Monks Park WMC, Wellingborough Road, Npton, 9pm. Free.

Quiz. Fox & Hounds PH, 186 Harborough Road, Npton, NN2 8DJ, 8.30pm. Cash prizes to be won. Special curry meal for £5. Call to reserve your table

Quiz Night. The Sunnyside PH, Boughton Green Road, Npton, 8pm

The NAB Mobile Sight Centre. Wellingborough Town Centre, pedestrian area opposite The Hind Hotel & Colemans stationery shop, 10am-1pm

Funhouse Comedy. Walnut Tree Inn, Blisworth, 8.30pm (doors open 8pm). Info & bookings www.funhousecomedy.co.uk

Higham Ferrers Footpath Group walk. (5.5 miles) – Burton Latimer circular. Meet 9am Saffron Road car park, Higham Ferrers or 9.30am Lilac Pub, Isham.

Bingo. Brafield Working Mens Club, A428

Hewitsons Law Firm are. Hosting its next Horizon networking event for young professionals. Evening will be located at a local gallery where the works of 2 local artists will be on displays for attendees to enjoy. Register your interest via [email protected].



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

Live Music. Malt + Bass, 37 High Street, Corby Old Village, NN17 1UU, 7pm.

J for Jazz. play “trad” (every Fri) at The Locks Inn, Foxton Locks, Nr Market Harborough, LE16 7RA, 12.30-2.30pm. Gig is free. Good food, lovely views and happy Jazz. Call 01162 791 515 to book a table if eating.

Rewind to the 90s. Wicksteed Park, live band and disco with Big Bopper Entertainment, from 7.30pm. Tickets £15, inc chicken & chips supper from Box Office 01536 512475, ext 200 or www.wicksteedpark.org. 90s dress is optional but encouraged.

PushPop 90s Night. Barratts Club, Npton, 8pm

Cilla & The Shades of the 60s. The Deco Theatre, Npton, 7pm.

Heather Small. Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. 01604 624811

Kontra Roots Club. Earl’s Barton WMC, 1 Queen Street, NN6 0LN, 8pm. Free admission. More info www.kbcworld.co.uk

Blondie Tribute. Kingsley Park WMC, Npton


The Herbal Bed. Royal Auditorium, 7.45pm. Box Office 01604 624811

The Musicians. Underground, 8pm. Box Office 01604 624811

The Barron Knights. The Core at Corby Cube, 7.30pm. 01536 470470


Street Dance Class. Stanwick Village Hall, 3.45pm to 4.45pm. £4 per session.

Quiz Night. Shoulder of Mutton, Weldon, 8pm.

Bingo. Liburd Room, Whilton Road, Kingsthorpe, 7.30pm to 9.45pm

8-16 Yrs Kingsthorpe Kobras Badminton Club. (Coaching), 5-6.30pm. Every Fri. £4/session. Kingsthorpe College (next to the Uni), Boughton Green Road. Call Jack, 07708 679452 for further details.

Martial Art of Tang Soo Do. Ringstead Village Hall (NN14 4DA), 6.30pm – 7.30pm. New children & family class. www.tangsoo.net

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

Tai Chi. (every Fri), Duston Village Hall, Sycamore Road, 1.30pm to 2.30pm. Beginners welcome. £4.

R-Zone Club. For young people aged 8-13 years at the Community Ctr, Olden Road, Rectory Farm, 5pm to 6pm. 07979 152746

Keep Fit & Coffee Morning. Weston Favell Parish Hall, 10am to 12pm

Gentle Yoga. Stanwick Village Hall, 2pm to 3.15pm. Free trial session, no obligation. Call Patricia 01832 358329 or email [email protected]

Craft Club. 11am to 3pm, Church Hall, St Peter & St Paul’s Church, Kettering. Bring your own craft project or take part in a demonstration workshop. For info call Sue Shipham 07733 341674. Admission £3 inc tea & coffee.

Relax Kids. New course at Stanwick Village Hall, 10-11am. Songs to sing, games to play, dance, stretch and relax. More info call Jo on 07972 680411.

Old Union Canals Society. Great Bowden Village Hall, Great Bowden, Market Harborough, 7.30pm. There will be a talk including a miscellany of slides showing boating on the canals and waterways in the 1970s & 80s by Gillian Bindley. Open to members and non-members.

Northampton Guide Dogs for the Blind. would love you to come and meet our gorgeous dogs, owners & volunteers at our drop in coffee morning social event, 10.30am-12noon. Emanuel Church, Weston Favell Centre, NN3 8JZ

Annual Masterteam Quiz. Gretton Village Hall, 7.30pm. Teams of 3 will be pitting their wits, cost is £6 to inc baked potato supper. To register call Bob Cunningham 01536 772672.

The NAB Mobile Sight Centre. Northampton Abington Street, Close to Central Library, 9.30am-1pm



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

Live Music. Malt + Bass, 7 High Street, Corby Old Village, 7pm.

Brafield Working Mens Club. A428, Kate Axten from 8pm.

Michael Knight. Northampton WMC, Sheep Street, Npton

The Blox. Walnut Tree, Blisworth, 9pm. Free entry.

6/5ths Band. Monks Park WMC. 259 Wellingborough Road, Npton

Royal Air Forces Association WINGS APPEAL Band Concert. Park Road Baptist Church, Rushden, 7.30pm. Doors open 6.30pm

Rockafellaz. Brasenoe Arms, Cropredy, 9.30pm

Julie Bateman. Northampton WMC, Sheep Street, Npton

The Vogons. (Blues/Rock and Roll) at Walnut Tree, Blisworth, 9pm.

Out of Order Band. Monks Park WMC, Wellingborough Road, Npton

Tony Gee’s Motown & Soul Disco. The Romany, Npton.

Mixed Dancing. Ballroom, Latin, Rock n Roll at The Holy Sepulchre Church Rooms, Church Ln, Npton, 8-11pm. £4 entry.

The Retrobeats. Rifle Band Club, Havelock Street, Kettering. Free admission. All welcome.

The Heatwaves. Kingsley Park WMC, Npton


STAGS Drama Group Production. – Snow White & the Seven Dwarfs at Stanwick Village Hall, 7pm. Tickets £4 ea or £14 family ticket (2+2)

The Herbal Bed. Royal Auditorium, 2.30pm/7.45pm. 01604 624811

The Musicians. Underground, 2.45pm/8pm. 01604 624811

Katherine Ryan. Derngate Auditorium, 8pm. Box Office 01604 624811


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. Kingsley School (NN15 5DP), 10am to 11.15am Children & family class. www.tangsoo.net

Saturday Stage Stars. for 5-8 years at Stanwick Village Hall, 11.15am. £10.50 per week. 45 mins drama, 45 mins Jazz dance, 45 mins singing. Call Lucy 07788 983403

Harrington Aviation Museum. – come and learn about Spies, Supplies & Dangerous Skies. Covert Warfare in World War 2. Open 10am to 5pm (Sundays also)

Table Top Sale. Grange Resource Centre, Grange Shops, Stamford Road, Kettering, 10am-1pm. New & Preloved goods on sale. Flowers for Mothers Day – orders taken.

Northampton Guide Dogs for the Blind. would love you to come and meet our gorgeous dogs, owners & volunteers. Both at Weston Favell Centre, Npton and Tesco Metro, Abington Street, NN1 2AP (& Feb 28).

Baby & Kids Nearly New Sale. The Pemberton Centre, Rushden, 10am-12noon. Lots of stalls to browse! Refreshments available. Entrance £1, kids free. Preloved items (toys, clothes etc) at a fraction of the high street cost. To book a stall call 07577 701161 or email [email protected]

Mrs Brown’s Boys Tribute. Semilong WMC, St Andrews Road, Npton. Adults only, tickets £10

Wellingborough Ramblers walk. (8.5 miles) from Easenhall, Warwickshire. Meet nr Golde Lion PH, CV23 0JN, 10am. For info ring leader 01604 459156

Afternoon Walk. The Ramblers Association (5 miles). Edge if Town Winter Circular. 1.30pm from The Drovers Return Café, Hunsbury Hill Road, West Hunsbury, Npton NN4 9RR. Free car parking. Start is near bus stops for town services 10 and 12.

Desborough Pocket Park Volunteers Working Morning. a chance to help the community and keep the Park looking good. 10.15am-12noon. Free soup at the end of the session. 07923 915580 or email [email protected]

Wire Sculpting Workshop. Bay Tree Cottage, Maidford Road, Farthingstone, , NN12 8HE, 10am-3.30pm. www.btcworkshops.co.uk

CTC Northampton Brisk Cycle Ride to Preston Capes. 38 miles at around 15mph. Coffee stop at the Old Dairy Farm, Upper Stowe. New riders welcome. Meet 9.30am Overslade Close, East Hunsbury, NN4 0RZ (nr Hunsbury Library). 07867 388592.

Table Top Sale. R A O B Club, South Street, Npton, NN1 5BS, 10am-1pm. All proceeds to Chemotherapy Unit, NGH and Children With Cancer UK. 20p admission.

Olney Vintage Fair. Church Hall, Olney, MK46 4AA, 11am-4pm. Stalls inside and outside if the weather is good. Entry £1. Children free.



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

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

Bingo and Hoy. Queens Park WMC, Npton

Navy and Marine Club. Lorne Road, Northampton. Entertainment every Sunday from 8pm. Free entry. All welcome.

Brafield Working Mens Club. A428, Mat Roberts from 8pm.

Leech. Monks Park WMC, 259 Wellingborough Road, Npton

Jazzin’ Around. Matt Palmer’s Millenium Eagle Jazz Band at The Walnut Tree Inn, Station Road, Blisworth, NN7 3DSm 12-2.30pm. Admission £8

Asby Clarke. Kingsley Park WMC, Npton


Up Front Comedy. Royal Auditorium, 8pm. Box Office 01604 624811


Badminton Club. (16+) – Every Sunday at Duston Sports Centre, Npton. For more info call Jay 07946 631449

Fotheringhay Village Hall. Sunday Tea, 3pm to 5.30pm. Tea and Cake £2.50.

Quiz. The Walnut Tree Inn, Blisworth, 8pm. Teams of 4, £1pp admission. Cash prize.

Yoga Class. The Elgar Centre, 1A High Street, Upton, NN5 4EN, 10am to 11.15am (every Sun). Please bring yoga mat, water and blanket. £7, £5.50 concessions for students and those on a pension.

Tried skinny dipping on holiday. Join us in Northampton on a Sunday evening for naturist swimming, steam & sauna. All ages welcome, couples & families. 0870 765 4326 or email [email protected] for further details.

Circular Walk. Waendel Walkers Club. Choice of either 6 or 12 mile routes starting & finishing at Oundle Golf Club, any time from 10am onwards. For more info www.waendel.org.uk. 50p entry fee

Ethereal Sounds Workshop. Stanwick Village Hall, 10.30am-5pm. Full day workshop - £50, tea and coffee provided. To book call Cheryl 07939 135904. More info www.etherealbliss.com

Circular Day Walk. The Ramblers Association (10.75 miles). Meet leader 8.40am Church Lane (adj to rear entrance to Holy Sepulchre Church) for 9.30am start from Welford Church, NN6 6HB. Park considerately nearby. Lunch alfresco. Relaxed pace.

Car Boot Sale. Nene Park Stadium, Irthlingborough. Sellers 7am, Buyers 8am. www.neneparkcarboot.info Tel 07712 114819



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

Acoustic Open Mic. The Woolpack, Rothwell from 9pm.


TCB Pub Quiz. Charles Bradlaugh, Npton, 8pm. Entry £1pp

Bingo. Monks Park WMC, 259 Wellingborough Road, N’pton, 2.30pm

Bingo. Rifle Band Club, Kettering, 8.30-11.15pm. All welcome.

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 [email protected] or 01604 717866

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

Northampton Morris Men. 8pm to 10pm. Ages 18 to 80. Instruction is given. More info www.northamptonmorrismen.co.uk

Keep Fit & Coffee Morning. Weston Favell Parish Hall, 10am to 12pm

Gretton Art Group. Gretton Village Hall, 1.30pm. John Atkin will give a presentation of his project for Corby Railway Station. For more info call 01536 770478



Just Voices Community Choir. 7pm to 8.30pm at Kingsthorpe Baptist Church, entrance from rear of Waitrose. Details – Stuart Jenkins 01604 455682

Northampton Male Voice Choir. 7.30pm at Kingsley Park Methodist Church Hall (opp St Matthews Church), www.nmvc.co.uk


Fascinating Aida’s Dillie Keane. Royal Auditorium, 7.45pm. 01604 624811


Yoga for Well-Being. Spencer Dallington Community Ctr, Npton (every Tue), 9.30am to 11.30am. Free yoga for the local community

Body Balance. Stanwick Village Hall, 1.30pm to 2.30pm. £4 a session. 07958 382720

Iyengar Yoga. 7pm to 8.30pm, Perry Street – 07759 152986

Line Dancing. Stanwick Village Hall, 7.30pm.

Ukelele Club. Old Cherry Tree PH, Great Houghton. 6-7pm beginners, 7-8pm improvers, 8-9pm intermediate. Email [email protected] to see which group will suit your needs or call 0203 004 6770

Natter Morning. Grange Resource Centre, Grange Shops, Stamford Road, Kettering, 10am-12noon. Breaks, teas, coffees all available to purchase. Come and meet new people for a chat.

Absolute Beginners Dance Class. – Ballroom and Latin, Weston Favell CE Primary School, Westwood Way (off Wellingborough Road), Npton, NN3 3HH, 7-8pm. £7pp, singles welcome.

Piccolos Music Club. (every Tues, term time only) at Stanwick Village Hall, 1045-2.45pm. Singing, stories, games, dancing, puppets and learning. A fantastic upbeat and fun club, pop along and give it a try. £4 entry, £2 for any extra siblings. More info www.piccolosmusicclub.co.uk or call 07990 615359. Tea and coffee provided for adults.

Musical Memories. an enjoyable & friendly members social morning led by Mike & Geraldine Johnson. from 10.30-11.45am, NASO, St Michaels Road, Northampton. More details 01604 858252

Gretton Village Hall Monthly Lunch. food available from 12.30pm. £4 per serving. Proceeds go to the village hall improvement fund. 01536 772328 or email [email protected]

Morning Walk. The Ramblers Association (5.5 miles). 10am start Delapre. Park in Delapre Abbey car park. No stiles.

Wellingborough Ramblers walk. (6 miles) from Souldrop. Meet nr Bedford Arms PH, MK44 1HA, 10am. For info ring leader 01604 408499



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

Jazz & Blues. Charles Bradlaugh, Npton, 8.30pm. Free entry

Acoustic Session. The Cuckoos Nest, Clare Street, Npton, 8.30pm.

Freight Train Jam Night. Thomas A Beckett, St James Road, Npton, 9pm.

Legends Open Mic. Kitty O’Shea’s, St Peter’s Way, Npton, 8pm

Memphis Blue. Wednesday Beat Scene, The Headland PH, Longland Road, Npton, 8.30pm.

Derrin Nauendorf. Malt Shovel Tavern, 121 Bridge Street, Npton, 9pm. Free entry


Craft Club. knitting, stitching and cardmaking. Hazlewood Community Ctr, Gainsborough Road, Corby, 7pm to 9pm. New members welcome. Contact Kay on 07910 989410

Mums, Grannies, Childminders & Toddlers. meet in the Church Hall, Edinburgh Road, NN2 6PH, 1.30pm to 3pm. Nursery Rhymes and play.

Apollo Badminton Club. playing at Moulton School, 7.30-9.30pm. Need new players, ideally with some experience. 07425 171724

Kingsthorpe Kobras Badminton Club. 7.30-9.30pm. Kingsthorpe College on Boughton Green road (next to the Uni). £5 a session.

Phil Hollis’ Mighty Music Quiz. The Lord Byron, Kingsley Park Terrace, Npton, 9pm

Pilates for Beginners. Abington Bowling Club, 1.50-2.50pm. £5

Meet New People. Grange Resource Centre (every Tues, Wed & Thu), 10am-12noon. Grange Shops, Stamford Road, Kettering. Breakfasts, teas, coffees, all available to purchase. Come along for a chat.

What Would You Do If You Won The Lottery. interesting, fun evening led by Beryl. Why not come & join us for an enjoyable evening from 7.30-9pm. NASO, St Michaels Road, Northampton.01604 858252

Morning Walk. The Ramblers Association (6.75 miles). 9.45am The Two Brewers, 34 High Street, Olney, MK46 4BB. Parking space at the back of pub if using facilities or on the A509 road. Pub lunch available after the walk. Free toilets on Market Square. Unsuitable for dogs. 7 stiles.

The NAB Mobile Sight Centre. Brackley Town Centre, Piazza, outside Town Hall, 10am-12.30pm AND Towcester, Waitrose car park, Water Lane, 1.30-3.30pm

Quiz Night. Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

Wellingborough Ramblers walk. (7.5 miles) from Welham. Meet at Old Red Lion, LE16 7UK, 9.30am. For info ring leader 07748 618089.

For the editions of the Northampton Chronicle and Echo published on February 11 and 18, there was an error in the listings section. The entry for Sunday should have read: Navy and Marine Club. Lorne Road, Northampton. Entertainment every Sunday from 8pm. Free entry. All welcome. However it stated that entry was £4 for non members. We apologise for the error.