What’s on - January 28 to February 3

Jersey Boys at Royal & Derngate, Northampton
Jersey Boys at Royal & Derngate, Northampton

What’s on in and around Northamptonshire



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. New members welcome. You don’t need to be able to read music, just enjoy signing. More info www.corbymalevoicechoir.co.uk

10th Anniversary of jazz club. All That Jazz at the Stirrup Cup, Barton Seagrave, Kettering. Free entry


The Magnificent Music Hall. Royal Auditorium, 2.30pm. Box Office 01604 624811

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


Martial Art of Tang Soo Do. Kettering Leisure Village, 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 Patriciazstarkey@aol.com

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.

Comedy. Rob Deering, Bobby Mair & Support at Walnut Tree Inn, Blisworth, 8.30pm. £9 admission.

“Germinate” Business Start-Up Course. (6 wk course), Rushden Full Gospel Church, 7.30-9.30pm. It will follow a user-friendly and practical workbook for people thinking of setting up their own business or social enterprise. For more info contact Matt Croxon via email mattandem52@yahoo.co.uk or call 01933 411393 after 5.30pm.

Marvelous Marmalade. - Country Living Workshops at Bay Tree Cottage, Maidford Road, Farthingstone, , NN12 8HE, 9.30am-12.30pm. More info www.btcworkshops.co.uk



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.

Disco. Monks Park WMC. 259 Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8pm. 50s through to present day.

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

Mike Gibbons Band. Kingsley Park WMC, Npton


The Oh F*ck Moment. Underground, 6.15pm/8pm. Box Office 01604 624811

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

David O’Doherty. Royal Auditorium, 7.45pm. Box Office 01604 624811


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, 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 Patriciazstarkey@aol.com

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.

WEA Course. In Tune with the Times Part 2. More social commentary & satire in musicals. 7.30-9.30pm at Farthinghoe Village Hall, Cockley Road, NN13 5PD. 7 weeks, fee £53.90. More info 01295 711938.

Gretton Local History Society. meet at Gretton Village Hall, Kirby Road, 7.30pm. Guest speaker is Denise Westwood with her presentation about “The Lost Village of Corby” focusing on the old village. Members free with visitor very welcome to attend for only £3. Refreshments available and optional raffle.



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

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

Brighton Riot. Walnut Tree Inn, Blisworth, 9pm. Free entry.

Brafield Working Mens Club. A428, Jayne Stonebold from 8pm.

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

Acsia. Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

Northampton Ceilidhs Barn Dance. Christchurch Hall, Christchurch Road, Npton, NN1 5LL. Live music from Simon Loake and LEBEDEK, display from Northampton Morris Men. Licensed bar, free parking. Admission £9 adults; Students £5 and accompanied under 16s free. Have fun, meet people, get fit. Enq 07760 197921

Hollie Marie. Rifle Band Club, Havelock Street, Kettering, 8.45-11.30pm. Free admission, all welcome.


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

I’m Hans Christian Anderson. Underground, 7.45pm. 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 , 10am to 11.15am Children & family class. All welcome. More info www.tangsoo.net

English and American Ballroom, Latin & Swing-Dance Lessons. 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)

Afternoon Walk. The Ramblers Association (6.5 miles). 1.30pm from Greyhound PH, Milton Malsor. Use the pub car park if patronising the pub. Unsuitable for dogs.

Evening of Clairvoyance. with Vince Price at Kettering Spiritualist Church, St Peter’s Avenue, NN16 0ES. Members £2.50, Guest £3. www.ketteringspirit.org.uk

Wellingborough Ramblers walk. (7 miles). Meet in Eydon village, nr Royal Oak PH, NN6 9PW, 10am. For info ring leader 01604 408499

Roald Dahl Club. Brackley Library, Manor Road, NN13 6AJ, 2-3pm (monthly)

Money Management Course. (one day course), 9.30am, in the community room of St Peter’s, Midland Road, NN10 9UJ. Finishes around 1.30pm. Book online https://capuk.org/i-want-help

Whitefriars Church Retireds’ Group. meet 1.30-3pm, Bridge Community Office, Whitefriars Junior School, Boughton Drove, Rushden, NN10 9HX, with Janet Partridge on “novelty tea pots”. Free admission. More details from John & Celia Underwood – 01933 676989

50/50 Auction. Yardley Hastings Memorial Hall, 2pm. Goods accepted 8.30am-1pm. Viewing 1-2pm. Enquiries 01604 696382

Pruning Fruit Trees. Country Living Workshops at Bay Tree Cottage, Maidford Road, Farthingstone, , NN12 8HE, 9.30am-12noon. More info www.btcworkshops.co.uk

Market Harborough Vintage Fair. returns to The Three Swans Hotel, 21 High Street, LE16 7NJ. There will be 40 stalls and the fair will be open from 11am-4pm. Entry is £1 (children free). 7827 228747.

Annual Jumble Sale. Holcot Village Hall, Back Lane. Doors open 2pm. Admission 50p. Refreshments available.

Lace & Craft Day. St John Ambulance, Fitzwilliam Street, Rushden, NN10 9YW, 10am-4pm. All visitors welcome. Raising money for the Nikita Jade Disability Fund. For more info contact 01933 358959



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. Rachael Johnson & her band at The Walnut Tree Inn, Station Road, Blisworth, NN7 3DSm 12-2.30pm. Admission £8

Hollie Marie. Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

Brafield Working Mens Club. A428, Rita Pereria from 8pm.

New Year Concert. of music by Vivaldi, played by Fiori Musicali’s principal players. Director Penelope Rapson. Sulgrave Manor, OX17 2SD, 7.30pm. Tickets £20 www.fiori-musicali.com or 0333 666 3366


Morning Worship. 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

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

Quiz at The Walnut Tree Inn, Blisworth, 8pm. Teams of 4, £1pp admission. Cash and drinks prizes.

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 membership@nsgswim.org.uk for further details.

Circular Walk with Waendel Walkers Club. Choice of either 6 or 12 mile routes starting & finishing at Coffee Pot Tavern, Yardley Gobion, 10am onwards. For more info www.waendel.org.uk. 50p entry fee

Figure-of-8 Walk with The Ramblers Association (am 9.5 miles, pm 6.5 miles). Meet leader 8.35am Church Lane (adj to rear entrance to Holy Sepulchre Church) for 9am start from The Crown, 57 High Street, Hardingstone. Use the pub’s car park. Lunch at The Crown, pub grub available, own food ok. Afternoon start time 1.45pm from The Crown. Morning – plenty of mud and 5 stiles. Afternoon – little mud and no stiles.

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

Wellingborough Ramblers walk. (5 miles). Meet at the car park at Irthlingborough Cross, 10am. For info ring leader 01933 398905

Higham Ferrers Footpath Group walk. (6.5 miles) – Rushden, Avenue Road, Wymington circular. Meet 9.45am Saffron Road car park, Higham Ferrers or 10am Grangeway Shops, Rushden.



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

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

The Nighthawks. Golden Lion, Wellingborough. Free entry.


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


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.

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

Northampton Morris Men. practice nights every Monday 8pm to 10pm. Ages 18 to 80. Instruction given. More info www.northamptonmorrismen.co.uk

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.



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. 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 saraspadmusic@outlook.com 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, 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. . £4 entry, £2 for any extra siblings. More info www.piccolosmusicclub.co.uk or call 07990 615359. Tea and coffee provided for adults.

Natter Morning. (every Tue, Wed & Thu) at Grange Resource Centre, Grange Shops, Stamford Roadm Kettering, 10am-12noon. Come and have a chat and meet new people. Breakfasts, teas, coffess, all available to purchase.

Lena Ashwell. interesting talk b y Kate Wills, from 10.30am, NASO, St Michaels Road, Northampton. Join us for a friendly social morning with tea & biscuits. More details 01604 858252

Wellingborough Ramblers walk. (6 miles). Meet at nr Spratton Church, NN6 8HH, 10am. For info ring leader 01604 718576

Gretton Village Hall. Monthly Lunch, food available from 12.30pm. All for £4 per serving. Proceeds go to the village hall improvement fund. All inquiries contact Liz Watt. For more info call Liz Watt 01536 772328 or email lizwatt263@btinernet.com

Short Morning Walk . The Ramblers Association (4.5 miles). 10.30am from the lay-by at Great Billing on the A4500 (adj to the footbridge). Pub nearby.

Library Supporters’ Event. Long Buckby Library. 7.30pm. The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. Tickets £5, frp, Buckby Newsagents and Long Buckby Library



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. 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

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

Masai Blues Band. Malt Shovel Tavern, 121 Bridge Street, Npton, 9pm. Free entry


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


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 in the Church Hall, Edinburgh Road, 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

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

Pilates for Beginners. Abington Bowling Club, 1.50-2.50pm. £5 per session. Just turn up.

Is Our Food Safe. interesting evening discussion, why not come along and be involved with a friendly group of people. 7.30pm, NASO, St Michaels Road, Northampton. For more info ring 01604 858252

Wellingborough Ramblers walk. (7.5 miles). Meet at The Bell PH, Little Addington, NN14 4BD, 9.30am. For info ring leader 01933 676660

Morning Walk. The Ramblers Association (6 miles). 9.30am from The Turnpike, Weedon Road, Harpole. Park in pub car park. Pub lunch available after the walk.