What’s On - July 23-29

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What’s on in and around Northamptonshire

Thursday July 23

MUSIC

Acoustic Jazz, Blues, Indie & Soul. Bootleggers Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8.30pm

Rock ‘n’ Roll Tea Dance. Picturedrome, N’pton, 1pm

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

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

The Roy Hawksford Band at the Stirrup Cup. Barton Seagrave, 9pm. Free entry.

Ballroom & Rock n Roll Dancing. Holy Sepulchre Churchrooms, Npton, NN1 3LL, 8pm to 11pm. £4 entry, bring your own drinks. Contact 01604 499226

THEATRE

Macbeth. Abington Park Museum, 7.30pm. Tickets Adults £10, Concessions, Under 16s free. Pay on the door.

OTHER

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. We welcome browsers – our prices start at 50p

Quiz at Monks Park WMC. 259 Wellingborough Road, Npton, 9pm. Free entry.

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

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

Yoga at 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.

Edinburgh Fringe Preview Special. Walnut Tree Inn, Station Road, Blisworth, 8.30pm. Featuring Hal Cruttenden. £10 admission. More info www.walnut-tree.co.uk

Gretton Local History Society. Meet at the Village Hall, 730pm. Stories from the 1940s and 1950s about “Growing Up In Kettering” will be told by Malcolm Deacon, GLHS members free/visitors £3, inc refreshments.

Wellingborough Ramblers. Walk (9.5 miles). Start nr The Eagle, Piddington, 10am. Ring leader 01604 459156

The NAB Mobile Sight Centre. Visiting Wellingborough Town Centre, Outside McDonalds, 10am to 1pm & Earls Barton, outside entrance to Co-op, 1.45pm to 3pm

FRIDAY JULY 24

MUSIC

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

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

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

Disco at The Sunnyside PH. Boughton Green Road, Npton, 8pm

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

Disco. Monks Park WMC, 259 Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8pm

Kontra Roots Club.Kennedy’s Bar, Finedon, NN9 5EJ 8pm. ree admission. More info www.kcbworld.co.uk

Tony Gee’s Disco. The Spread Eagle, Wellingborough Road, Npton

Out of Order. Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

THEATRE

Macbeth. Abington Park Museum, 7.30pm. Tickets Adults £10, Concessions, Under 16s free. Pay on the door.

OTHER

Quiz Night. Brafield WMC, A428. Hot food available. Cash prizes.

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

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 at 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.

The NAB Mobile Sight Centre. Visiting Corby Town Centre, Close to Corby Cube, George Street, 10am to 2pm

SATURDAY JULY 25

MUSIC

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

Live DJ at Bootleggers. Wellingborough Road, Npton, 9pm till late

Brafield Working Mens Club. A428, Ellie from 8pm. Also bingo starts at 8.30pm. Hot food available.

Middle 8.Great Doddington Club, Lower Street, NN29 7TL

The Whatevers. Walnut Tree Inn, Station Road, Blisworth, 9pm. Free entry.

Infuzion at Monks Park WMC. 259 Wellingborough Road, N’pton

Sara Spade. The Blitz Tea Rooms, Kettering

Vinny. Northampton WMC, Sheep Street, Npton

City of London Chamber Orchestra. Classical music at Dingley Church, 7.30pm. Tickets from DeMontfort Hall Box Office or Janet 01536 515087. www.musicatdingley.org.uk

Paul James. Kettering Rifle Band Club, Havelock Street, Kettering

Funktion Junction. Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

Tony Gee Soul & Motown. Far Cotton WMC, Npton

THEATRE

Macbeth. Abington Park Museum, 7.30pm. Tickets Adults £10, Concessions, Under 16s free. Pay on the door.

OTHER

Matopos support group hosts charity family fitness fun day at the Racecourse, Northampton, noon-6pm, with races, music and food.

Busy Bees nursery summer fun day at its site in Spinney Hill, Northampton, from noon-2pm, including music and drama sessions and circus skills workshop. Proceeds to Roald Dahl’s Marvellous Children’s Charity.

MH Musical Theatre. Coffee Morning at Old Grammar School, Market Harborough, LE16 7NB, 9am to 12noon. Cakes, books and raffle available. Free entry.

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. St Albans Church, Broadmead Ave, N’pton, NN3 2RA, 2pm. Enquiries 01604 787246.

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

Quiz Night. Semilong WMC, St Andrews Road, Npton

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

Wellingborough Ramblers walk (11 miles). Start at public Car Park next to Tesco, Stowe on the Wold, 10am. Ring leader 01604 810581

Ballroom & Sequence Dance, Stanwick Village Hall. Dances inc Waltz, Quickstep, Foxtrot, Rumba, Cha cha cha, Jive and other popular sequence dances. £4 admission, bring your own drinks,. Chris 07778 836094.

Afternoon Walk with The Ramblers Association (5.4 miles). 2pm entrance to Harlestone Firs opp garden centre, NN5 6UJ. Park in layby.

Carp In The Park “The Social”, Billing Aquadrome, NN3 9DA (& July 26). The biggest brands/names, live music, rig demos, Q & A sessions, River demos on the Nene. Daily entry £10. For tickets www.shopatdhp.com

Cold Ashby Open Gardens Weekend (& July 26), fundraiser for St Denys Church, 2pm to 6pm. Over 15 gardens open. Thre will be lots of stall inc Neals Yard & Phoenix Gifts, tombola, home-made cakes & preserves, brick-a-brac, toys, plants, & vegetables and a book signing by resident author Graham Jones. Cream teas served in the village hall all afternoon.

Archaeology Day, 12noon to 4pm in the Walled Garden of Delapre Abbey, London Road, NN4 8AW. Hands on archaeological fun for children and adults including a landscape history walk at 12noon. www.archaeologyfestival.org.uk

Archaeology Allsorts, Town Hall, Market Square, Higham Ferrers, 9am to 4pm. Roman Pottery Decorations demos, Hands On Activities, Town Tours, Finds Identification, Archaeology Displays. Free admission.

Charity Event, Northampton & Lamport Railway, Pitsford & Brampton Station, Pitsford Road, Chapel Brampton, NN6 8BA (& July 26). All day event inc working steam rollers, traction engines, saw bench & tractors ploughing, displays, trade stalls, classic cars, live entertainment and much more. £7 adults/£4 children, concessions over 60s. www.nlr.org

Cinem day. Open air screening at Daventry Country Park

SUNDAY JULY 26

MUSIC

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

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

Bingo and Hoy. Queens Park WMC, Npton

Sunday Jam Night. Thomas A Beckett, Npton, 9pm

Brafield Working Mens Club, A428, Bobby Daniels. From 8pm. Also bingo starts at 8.30pm. Hot food available.

It’s All About Going Out. An entertainment showcase at The Semilong Club, St Andrews Road, Npton, 1pm. Opportunity to see quality artists. Ticket only event, call 07738 659039

Tony Gee’s Motown & Soul Disco. At Monks Park Club, Npton, 4pm to 8pm

Tim Lovett. at Kingsley Park WMC, Npton

OTHER

Morning Worship with 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. Monks Park WMC, 259 Wellingborough Road, Npton, 8pm.

Bingo. At British Rail Club, St Andrews Road, Npton (every Sun)

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, £1 admission pp. Cash prize.

Traditional Cream Teas served (every Sun until end Aug). Pitsford Village Hall, 2.30pm to 4.30pm.

Gardens Open, 78 & 85 Bleakleys Road, Desborough, under the National Garden Scheme. 11.30am to 5pm. Lunches, teas and plant sale.

Car Boot Sale at Roade Village Hall, 10am to 2pm. Cars £5 and vans £7.50. Phone 01604 862420/862634. The annual Roade tug of peace will take place at noon.

Morning Walk with The Ramblers Association. (8.25 miles). 9.30am entrance to Harlestone Firs opp garden centre, NN5 6UJ. Park in layby outside garden centre. Possible pub visit after walk should any walkers so desire.

Car Boot Sale, Nene Park Stadium, Irthlingborough, NN9 5FN. Sellers 7am, Buyers 8am. www.neneparkcarboot.info. Tel 07712 114819

Car Boot Sale, Harpole Playing Field, 8am to 1pm. Sellers 7am. No dogs. Refreshments available. Please park in Playing Field and not in village.

Gardens Open, Froggery Cottage & Hostellaire, 78 & 85 Breakleys Road, Desborough, NN14 2PT. 11.30am to 5pm. Collection of over 50 hostas. National Penstemon Collection of 435 varieties. Workshops throughout the day. Light refreshments available. Plants for sale. Combined admission £3 , children free. www.ngs.org.uk

MONDAY JULY 27

MUSIC

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

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

THEATRE

Macbeth. Abington Park Museum, 7.30pm. Tickets Adults £10, Concessions, Under 16s free. Pay on the door.

OTHER

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

Movie Night. The Picturedrome, Npton, 8pm. Free entry.

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

Kingsthorpe’s newly formed choir “Just Voices”. Meet Kingsthorpe Baptist Church (every Mon), 7-8.15pm. 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. Never done it before? Don’t worry instruction is given. More info www.northamptonmorrismen.co.uk

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

Love Parks Week (until August 1). Walks, storytelling and a community picnic to celebrate national parks week at Delapre. www.delapreabbey.org

PALS Performing Arts Academy. Jam packed summer break for children (until August 24). Children ages 4-11 years can enjoy singing, dancine and drama. £10 per day. More info www.palsproductions.co.uk

TUESDAY JULY 28

MUSIC

All That Jazz. Wig & Pen, 19 St Giles Street, Npton, NN1 1JA, 9pm

Just Voices Community Choir meet (every Tues). 7pm to 8.30pm at Kingsthorpe Baptist Church, entrance from rear of Waitrose. New members very welcome. 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

Evening Walk with The Ramblers Association. (5.5 miles). 7pm Flore Church. Park considerately in car park or on approach road. 6 stiles.

THEATRE

Macbeth. Abington Park Museum, 7.30pm. Tickets Adults £10, Concessions, Under 16s free. Pay on the door.

OTHER

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

Salsa Estrellas at The Picturedrome, Npton. An evening of pure dancing and fitness, from 7.30pm.

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

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

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

Free English & American Ballroom, Latin & Swing-Dance Lessons (every Tues). 1.30pm at Eden Close Community Room, Lakeview NN3 6NS. Tel 01604 787246

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, NN3 3HH, 7-8pm. £7pp, singles welcome.

Delapre Abbey Restoration. An update on the Restoration works at Delapre Abbey with talks by the contractors Robert Woodhead and architects Purcells, 7pm. www.delapreabbey.org

Craft Tutorial (every fortnight).t 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!

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

WEDNESDAY JULY 29

MUSIC

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)

The Sharpees, Wednesday Blues Club. The Malt Shovel Tavern, Bridge Street, Npton NN1 1QF, 8.45pm. Free entry

THEATRE

Macbeth. Abington Park Museum, 7.30pm. Tickets Adults £10, Concessions, Under 16s free. Pay on the door.

OTHER

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.

Morning Walk with The Ramblers Association (7 miles). 10am The Navigation Inn, Stoke Bruerne, NN12 7SY. Park in pub car park if a patron. Pub lunch available after walk. 3 stiles.

Wellingborough Ramblers walk (7.6 miles). Start Carpenters Arms PH, Irchester, 9.30am. Ring leader 01933 676660

Swansgate Shopping Centre, Wellingborough. Get Set To Go Around the World, 11am to 4pm. Young shoppers can join in the fun with a variety of activities.