Oxjam takes over venues in Northampton


Dozens of musicians will be helping to raise money for charity at venues across Northampton this weekend when Oxjam returns to the town.

More than 50 acts will be playing at seven venues. Performers include Jamie Stimpson, Kayanites, Whiteroom, Yoshe, Kalashnicult, Scott Walters, Jagged Little Thrills, The Ordinary Gentlemen and Tony Hill.

Venues taking part include The Garibaldi Hotel, The Lamplighter, The Labour Club, The Charles Bradlaugh, the Black Bottom Club, Kitty O’Shea’s and Northampton’s Museum and Art Galley.

Rouge State Circus will be headlining The Lamplighter.

The Oxjam Takeover is on Saturday, October 18.

Tickets will be available at all venues and cost £5 in advance or £7 on the day.

For more information and the full line up, visit www.oxjamnorthants.co.uk or the websites of the individual venues.

Oxjam began in 2005 and events have been taking place across the country since.

Money raised by the event will help the charity combat poverty and suffering around the world

For information about other Oxjam events, visit www.oxfam.org.uk