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Fri 5 - Sun 7 Apr 2019

FILM: The Greatest Showman Sing-A-Long, Derngate, Saturday 6th April

One for the kids, but after the success of The Greatest Showman, this might even be your guilty pleasure? Sing-a-long to the iconic songs from the musical with their very own host to teach you unique moves. Oh, and fancy dress is strongly recommended. Tickets from £17. 

FAMILY: Coton Manor Garden

The last week of April is the start of the beautiful time where Coton Manor Garden’s turns full bloom. Take a relaxing day out visiting The Bluebell Wood, amongst seeing the beauty of other magical flowers at The Water Garden. April and May are often their busiest periods due to how beautiful it is when the different areas come to life. Check out more images here, but I promise, photos do not do it justice so be sure to check it out yourself.

EVENT: The Big Lunch, Saturday 6th April, Market Square, Northampton

Saturday 6th April from 12-4pm, The Big Lunch and Lewis Foundation are teaming up to invite residents across the city to take part in a celebration in Market Square in Northampton to shine a light on community connection and to inspire even more people to hold a Big Lunch on 1&2 June. The Market Square Big Lunch will be held in partnership The Lewis Foundation, a Northampton based charity which provides free gift packs to adults receiving cancer treatment in hospital. The Big Lunch is an idea from the Eden Project made possible by the National Lottery, designed to inspire people to take a small step that can make a big difference. This year the annual event takes place on the 1 & 2 June. To get your free pack go to

FILM: Northampton Filmhouse

If the weather isn’t on your side but still want something to do and get out the house, take a trip to the Northampton Filmhouse to catch screenings of Ray & Liz, Fisherman’s Friends and Dumbo! Who said it was just a kids film? Purchase tickets online. Oh and P.S, if you become a Northampton Filmhouse Member you can enjoy three free tickets per member, per year*. You can also save on food and drink purchased from the bar with 10% off and £1 off all subsequent tickets purchased for the members use. Sounds good doesn’t it? More information here.

WELL BEING: Hotpod Yoga, College St. Mews, Northampton

Trying to get that summer body scheduled in? Or just want to try something a little new and exciting? Hotpod yoga is an incredibly unique way to yoga, in a dimly lit heated pod,  expect to sweat harder, stretch further and immerse yourself deeper. The warmth of the pod and the physicality of the flows will work your body, while the dim lights, purple hues and immersive soundscapes will calm your busy mind. Expect an intense hit of yoga. A great way to unwind and relax and be a little more mindful whilst keeping fit. Find out more and book online.

BEAUTY: No34 Beauty, 34 Billing Road, Northampton

Say hello to the new beauty place to be, opening end of March. No34 Beauty, a collaborative and stylish beauty studio in the heart of Northamptonshire offers dermaplaning, bridal hair and make up, hd brows and lash extensions just to name a few incredible treatments. Friends Ruth, queen of skin and Aimee, an award winning hair and make up artist are excited to open to the public on 30th of March, so pop down, say hello and treat yourself to a glamorous day of pampering. Be sure to check out their website and social media for more information.

FOOD AND DRINK: The Grain Store Coffee House, Manor House Farm, Woodford

Opening on 2cnd April at 9:30am, this new, cosy coffee shop is nestled away in the beautiful Manor House Farm Estate. Enjoy something from their selection of breakfasts, light lunches and delicious home made cakes. Be sure to follow their Facebook page for more information.

SHOPPING: Nene Court, Northampton.

Offering a range of unique shopping experiences from cafes to salons, home ware to fashion boutiques, Nene Court is located in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. Take a look online to see the fantastic selection of shops available.

MUSIC: Bands in the Park, Abington Park, Northampton

ACTIVITY: Easter Shoe Trail, Northampton



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