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Fri 14 - Sun 16 September

MUSIC: Bands in the Park, Abington Park, now – Sun 16 Sep

Enjoy live music every Sunday afternoon from 2pm – 5pm at the Abington Park bandstand and be surrounded by the relaxing and beautiful environment of the park.

Abington Park Museum, Wellingborough Road, NN3 3HN


FILM: Northampton Filmhouse, throughout Sep and Oct

Brilliant new independent films this season include the thought provoking drama The Wife, Anton Chekhov adaptation The Seagull and introspective drama Lucky. The cinema continues to present the best big new releases, including heist drama King of Thieves, as well as Damien Chazelle’s Neil Armstrong biopic First Man. The classics offering includes a selection of films celebrating Black History Month in the UK this October. The programme of event cinema features screenings of top class drama, ballet and opera. They’ve also announced a new series of screenings aimed at welcoming even more 16-25 year-olds into the cinema, thanks to support from the BFI Film Audience Network – one for the not so little Mudlets!

Northampton Filmhouse, off Derngate, Northampton, NN1 1UD


THEATRE: The Lovely Bones, Royal & Derngate, from now – Sep 22

Haunting, beautiful and surprisingly funny, this is two hours of your evening VERY well spent. Maybe pack some tissues though… Muddy review here, still time to get tickets & I promise you, these performances are worth it!

Royal & Derngate Theatre, Guildhall Rd, Northampton NN1 1DP


EVENT: Wedding Open Evening, Natalya James, Fri 14 Sep
To celebrate their new studio and bridal boutique at Nene Court in Wellingborough, Natalya James will be hosting, along with B Jewellery and LG Beauty Suite a wedding open evening from 6-8pm. You will be greeted by a glass of bubbly from the Prosecco Van Gin and Fizz company and their authentic Italian Piaggio Ape before you browse round Natalya’s latest wedding dress collections. Collections by Stephanie Allin and Harriet’s Wardrobe will also be there. Their courtyard neighbours B Jewellery will also be open for any couples looking for wedding rings or bridal jewellery and LG Beauty suite will be on hand to discuss any pre-wedding beauty treatments at their salon. In addition Natalya will also be offering special discounts on any Natalya James branded dresses or accessories.
Natalya James, Nene Court the Embankment, 4, Wellingborough NN8 1LD

MUSIC: Jive Talkin’ perform The Bee Gees in Concert, Castle Theatre, Sat 15 Sep

Following their 2017 appearance at Castle Theatre, Jive Talkin’ Perform The Bee Gees are back by popular demand! They are guaranteed to bring the house down with their magnificent renditions of Bee Gees favourites Massachusetts, Stayin Alive, Grease, Night Fever, Words & the show stopping finale Tragedy!

Castle Theatre, 10 Castle Way, Wellingborough, NN8 1XA

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