What's on in Northamptonshire - January 21-27

What's on in and around Northamptonshire

Thursday, 21st January 2016, 6:30 am
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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. New members welcome. You don’t need to be able to read music, just enjoy signing. More info www.corbymalevoicechoir.co.uk

Mainline Big Band. (18 piece band) at The Stirrup Cup, Barton Seagrave, Kettering, 9-11pm


Anton & Erin. Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811


Martial Art of Tang Soo Do. Kettering Leisure Village (NN15 6PB), 7pm – 9pm All welcome. More info 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, 259 Wellingborough Road, Npton, 9pm. Free entry.

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

Bingo. (every Thurs) at Brafield WMC, located on A428, from 8.30pm

Table Tennis for adults. all levels welcome, tea & biscuits, informal social group. NASO, St Michaels Road, Npton. More info 07813 575264

Masque Youth Theatre Drama Sessions. (every Thu) for ages 11-18 at Northampton High School, 7.15-9pm. Sessions £4. All welcome. More info www.masqueyouththeatre.co.uk

Yoga. Stanwick Village Hall, 6.30pm to 8pm. Free trial session, no obligation. Call Patricia 01832 358329 or email [email protected]

Whist Drive. (every Thu), Boothville Community Ctr, Npton, 7.30pm. Tea & biscuits provided at half time. If you like a game of cards please come along. £3 otd.

Brackley Library. Cinema Club (NN13 6AJ) Mr Holmes. Tickets £5.

WEA Course. Famous Women Gardeners. Tutor Andrew Sankey. 2.30-4pm at Brigstock Village Hall, Bridge Street, NN14 3ET. 9 weeks, fee £52. More info 01536 373216

New WI. Thrapston – St James Church Hall, NN14 4LP, 7.30pm. All welcome. Contact WI House in Northampton on 01604 646055, [email protected] or check out the website www.thewi.org.uk/northamptonshire



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 & parking are free. Good food, lovely views and happy Jazz. Call 01162 791 515 to book a table if eating.

The Pommy Granites. Kingsley Park WMC, Npton


Anton & Erin. Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

The Burlesque Show. Royal Auditorium, 7.45pm. Box Office 01604 624811

Screaming Blue Murder. Underground, 8.15pm. Box Office 01604 624811

Shiny. The Lab, 11am/2pm. Box Office 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), 4.30-6.30pm. Every Fri. £3.60/session. Kingsthorpe College (next to the Uni), Boughton Green Road.

Martial Art of Tang Soo Do. Ringstead Village Hall (NN14 4DA), 6.30pm – 7.30pm. New children & family class. Beginners welcome. More info 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. 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.

Keep Fit & Coffee Morning. Weston Favell Parish Hall, 10am to 12pm (every Mon & Fri)

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

Craft Club. (every Fri), 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.

AFC Rushden and Diamonds Beetle Drive. Rushden Bowls Club, Northampton Road, NN10 6AN, 7.30pm. Cost £2. All Beetle Drive players welcome. For more details call
Glenis 07870 332606

Fawsley Hall. Burns Night including a three course meal, disco and celebrations, doors open at 7pm, £55pp



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

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

Pure Genius. Walnut Tree Inn, Blisworth, 9pm. Free entry.

The John Burrows Band. Rifle Band Club, Havelock Street, Kettering, 8.45-11.30pm. All welcome, free admission

Infuzion. Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

Brafield Working Mens Club. A428, Dale David from 8pm.

Karaoke. Semilong WMC, St Andrews Road, Npton


The Burlesque Show. Royal Auditorium, 7.45pm. Box Office 01604 624811

Bernie Keith. 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. All welcome. More info www.tangsoo.net

English and American Ballroom. Latin & Swing-Dance Lessons at St Albans Church, Broadmead Ave, N’pton, NN3 2RA, 2pm. Enquiries 01604 787246.

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)

Baby & Kids Nearly New Sale. The Pemberton Centre, Rushden, NN10 9YP, 10am-12noon. Lots of stalls to browse. Refreshments available. Entry £1, kides free. Preloved items (toys, clothes etc) at a fraction of the high street cost! To book a stall please call 07577 701161 or email [email protected].

Wellingborough Ramblers walk. (8 miles). Meet at Star & Garter PH, Chelveston, NN9 6AJ, 10am. For info ring leader 07482 312294

Family History Event. Brackley Library, Manor Road, NN13 6AJ

Afternoon Walk. The Ramblers Association (4.5 miles). 1.30pm start from Roade Village Hall, Bailey Brooks Lane. Unsuitable for dogs.

Jumble Sale & Cake Stall. Kingsthorpe Baptist Church (entrance Waitrose Car Park), 10am. Admission 20p. Refreshments available. Proceeds for Church funds.

Annual Jumble Sale. Burton Latimer Band Club, High Street (nr Sainsburys) for NSPCC. Start 2pm. Entrance 20p. Bric-a-brac, clothes, toys, books, etc. Refreshments available. For info 01536 724513

Northampton Transport Staff. Friends & Family Reunion. Held at Monks Park WMC, 6-11.30pm. Tickets £7 inc buffet and disco. All proceeds raised go to Cynthia Spencer Hospice. Open to staff of Northampton Corporation Transport, Northampton Transport or First, their friends and family from as many eras as possible

Coffee & Cake Morning. Victoria Road Church’s Main Hall (Cyril Street entrance), 1pm. Sarah 
angford will be having her hair cut off to donate to The Little Princess Trust, a charity that makes wigs for children who for whatever reason have lost their hair.

CTC Northampton Semi Off Road Cycle Ride to Willen Lake, Milton Keynes (30 miles). Meet 9:30 am Overslade Close, nr Hunsbury Hill Library, NN4 0RZ. Please bring a bicycle suitable for moderate off-road surfaces. New riders welcome. For more information please contact Phil on 07867 388592 or email [email protected]



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

Jazzin’ Around. with Simon Spillet & Friends at The Walnut Tree Inn, Station Road, Blisworth, NN7 3DSm 12-2.30pm. Admission £8

Ruben James. Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

Accrington Stanley. Sunday Sessions, The Headland PH, Longland Road, Npton, 2-50pm.

Tankus the Hendge Duo. The Malt Shovel Tavern, Npton, 2.30pm

Brafield Working Mens Club. A428, 3-D Trio from 8pm.


Count Duckula. Royal Auditorium, 2pm. Box Office 01604 624811


Holy Communion. Whitefriars Junior School, Rushden, NN10 9HX, 10.15am.

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

Bingo at Monks Park WMC. 259 Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8pm.

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. Contact Carol 0870 765 4326 or email [email protected] for further details.

Wellingborough Ramblers walk. (6 miles). Meet in the car park (£1 voluntary charge) of Harrold Country Park, MK43 7DS, 10am. For info ring leader 01933 275070



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

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

Northampton Music Appreciation Society. presents a concert by Northamptonshire WI Ladies Choir. 7.30pm, Quaker Meeting House, Wellington Street, Npton. £3


TCB Pub Quiz. Charles Bradlaugh, Npton, 8pm. Entry £1pp
Bingo at Monks Park WMC, 259 Wellingborough Road, N’pton, 2.30pm

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

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 [email protected] or 01604 717866

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

Northampton Morris Men. practice nights every Monday 8pm to 10pm. Ages 18 to 80. Never done it before? Don’t worry instruction is given. More info www.

Keep Fit & Coffee Morning. Weston Favell Parish Hall, 10am to 12pm (every Mon & Fri)

FREE, Ladies only male tutored English and American Ballroom and Latin Dance Class. (every Mon), 1-3pm, at James Lewis Court, Cherry Orchard, NN3 2TH

WEA Course. Beginner IT Workshop. Tutor Heather Hannant. 9.30am-12.30pm at KCU Ltd, Fuller Church, 51 Gold Street, Kettering. 7 weeks, fee £86.60. More info 01536 481989

WEA Course. Customer Service Level 1. Tutor Heather Hannant. 1-3pm at KCU Ltd, Fuller Church, 51 Gold Street, Kettering. 7 weeks, fee £53.90. More info 01536 481989

Jewellery Workshop. Brackley Library, Manor Road, NN13 6AJ, 10.30am-12noon



Just Voices Community Choir. meet (every Tues), 7pm to 8.30pm 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


Jersey Boys. Derngate Auditorium, 7.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811


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

Body Balance. (every Tues) at Stanwick Village Hall, 1.30pm to 2.30pm. £4 a session. More info call Loraine 07958 382720

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

Line Dancing. Stanwick Village Hall (every Tue), 7.30pm.

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

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.

WEA Course. Adventurous Women. Tutor Liz Carter. 2-3.30pm at The Lounge, Madams Gardens, Rushton Road, Rothwell, NN14 6EX. Nine weeks, fee £52. More info 01536 711837

Wellingborough Ramblers walk. (4 miles). Meet in Delapre Abbey car park, NN4 8AA, 10am. For info ring leader 01604 647096

Painted Volcanoes. A place where writers can meet, read out and discuss their latest work. We meet fortnightly upstairs at The Lamplighter, Overstone Road, Npton, 7.30pm. More info www.paintedvolcanoes.weebly.com

Craft Tutorial. (every fortnight) at The Meeting Room, St Matthews Church, Kingsley, 7.30pm to 9.30pm. Kit and and project for the craft that week will be covered by the small fee (£10), with a demo and support to make the kit during the session. Tea/coffee and homemade cake on tap! Crafts inc needle felting, wirework jewellery, card making and mosaic.

Tackling Life. with Eric Frost, from 10.30am, NASO, St Michaels Road, Northampton. Join us for a friendly social morning chat with tea & biscuits. More details 01604 858252

Gretton’s Womens’ Hour. Gretton Baptist Church Hall, High Street, 2.15pm. Paul Greenaway is the guest speaker. There will be hymns, prayers and readings with light refreshments served at the close of proceedings. Warm friendly welcome to all women from the village and surrounding area. For more info call 01536 770188.



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

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

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

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 (every Wed)

Austin Pickers. Wednesday Country Music Scene, The Headland PH, Longland Road, Npton, 8.30pm.

Giles Hedley & The Aviators. Malt Shovel Tavern, 121 Bridge Street, Npton, 9pm. Free entry

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


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

Welton Village Hall. Welton Players present Aladdin, 7.30pm


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

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

Apollo Badminton Club. playing at Moulton School (every Wed), 7.30-9.30pm. Need new players, ideally with some experience. More info call Trevor 07425 171724

Kingsthorpe Kobras Badminton Club. (every Wed), 7.30-9.30pm. Kingsthorpe College on Boughton Green road (next to the Uni). Fun and sociable at £5 a session. Guaranteed to return.

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

Pilates for Beginners. (every Wed), Abington Bowling Club, 1.50-2.50pm. £5. Just turn up.

WEA Course. Adventurous Women. Tutor Liz Carter. 7.30-9pm at The Friends Meeting House, St John Street, Wellingborough, NN8 4LG. nine weeks, fee £52. More info 01933 224324

Morning Walk. The Ramblers Association (6.5 miles). 10am start from The Green Man, High Street, Lavendon, MK46 4HA. Park in street if not staying for lunch. Unsuitable for dogs.

Wellingborough Ramblers walk. (7.25 miles). Meet at Royal Oak PH, Walgrave, NN4 8AA, 9.30am. For info ring leader 07788 865661

Adult Colouring. Brackley Library, Manor Road, NN13 6AJ, 7.30-9pm.

Tackling Life. Interesting evening discussion, why not come along and be involved with a friendly group of people. 7.30pm NASO, St Michaels Road, Northampton. More details 01604 858252