1 Jun LTJ Bukem at Roadmender 10pm

1 Jun O.Ns CC1st XI v Brigstock at Billing Road 12pm

1 Jun That Vibe R&B Night at Pic’drome 9pm

1 Jun Frankie Valli/4 seasons Tribute Night at the Deco 7.30pm

2-5 Jun Northants CCC v Glamorgan (CC) at County Ground 11am

5 Jun Paul Sinha at the Deco 8pm

5 Jun ABF Soldiers Day – D Day Normandy Landing Tribute at Pic’drome 6.30pm

6 Jun Footloose 80s Club at Pic’drome 9pm

7 Jun Twisted Wheel at Roadmender 7.30pm

7 Jun Jazz Colossus at Pic’drome 8pm

8 Jun The Pope at the Royal 7.30pm

8 Jun St Crispin CC 1st XI v Long Buckby at Hospital grd 10-15 Jun The Pope at the Royal 7.30pm

14 Jun Fictional Romance DJ Night at Pic’drome 8pm

15 Jun Livewire AC/DC Show at Roadmender 7.30pm

15 Jun O.Ns CC1st XI v Rushden at Billing Road 12pm

15 Jun Have Guitars will Travel at Pic’drome 3.30pm

17 Jun Family Hist.Soc.,Weston Favell Parish Hall 7.30pm

18-22 Jun The Pope at the Royal 7.30pm

21 Jun Ultra 90s Night at Pic’drome 8pm

22 Jun Summer Fete at St Peters Church Ab Park 2-4pm

22 Jun O.Ns CC2nd XI v Stony Stratford at Billing Rd 12pm

22 Jun St Crispin CC 1st XI v Rothwell at The Hospital ground 12pm

33 Jun Kingsthorpe Village Fete – time unknown

23 Jun Old Time Music Hall at the Royal 7.30pm

24 Jun Amanda Swan at the Royal 7.30pm

24-27 Jun Northants CCC v Leics (CC) at County Grd11am

26 Jun Dead South at Roadmender 7pm

28 Jun Simon Webster at the Royal 7.30pm

28 Jun The Levellers at Roadmender 7.30pm

29 Jun O.Ns CC1st XI v Horton at Billing Road 12pm

28 Jun Live Ska Night with the Pirrips at Pic’drome 8pm

29 Jun R & D Community Choir at the Royal 7.30pm

29 Jun Trevor Nelson at Roadmender 9pm

30 Jun Magnificent Music Hall at the Royal 7.30pm

30 Jun DUSTON FUN DAY at St Lukes Field, Duston


4 Jul Lost in Music disco Night at Pic’drome 9pm

5-6 Jul Influence at the Royal 7.30pm

6 Jul O.Ns CC1st XI v Desborough at Billing Road 12pm

6 Jul Ministry of Sound R&B Night at Roadmender 10pm

7-10 Jul Northants CCC v Lancashire (CC) at County Ground 11am

8 Jul O.Ns CC2nd XI v Burton Latimer at Billing Road 12pm

12-13 Jul A Midsummer Nights Dream at the Royal 7.30pm

13 Jul Killers Tribute Band at Pic’drome 8pm

13 Jul O.Ns CC1st XI v Geddington at Billing Road 12pm

18 Jul Dean Friedman at the Deco 7.30pm

20 Jul Living Colour at Roadmender 7.30pm

20 Jul O.Ns CC2nd XI v Loddington at Billing Road 12pm

20 Jul St Crispin CC 1st XI v Old at Hospital ground 12pm

24 Jul Glory of Music Hall at the Deco 1-3.30pm

25-26 Jun Last of the Pelican at the Royal 7.30pm

26 Jul Steelbacks v Warks (T20 blast) at County Ground 6.30pm

28 Jul Steelbacks v Yorks (T20 blast) at County Ground 2.30pm

Bands in Abington Park (sponsored by NBC):

2 June RAF Halton Voluntary Band

9 June Gretton Silver Band

16 June Fynnius Fogg

23 June Northamptonshire Music & Performing Arts Trust

30 June Brackley & District Band

7 July Northampton Concert Band

14 July Corby Silver Band

21 July Northampton Male Voice Choir

28 July Abington Wind Band

4 August Milton Keynes Brass

11 August Syncopated Jazz

18 August Towcester Studio Band

25 August Bradwell Silver Band

1 September Sax’s Cool

8 September Rushden Mission Band

15 September Rockin Roadrunner (all 2pm start)

Gig in the Garden 2019

15 June in Spratton! Bar-B-Q, bands and beer.

There will be other drinks but they don’t alliterate.

Gates open at 2 ‘o’ clock with our first act scheduled to start at quarter past two. You are welcome to bring a picnic and chill out on the lawn. Burgers, Hot Dogs & drinks (soft & alcoholic) will be on sale plus ice creams, ice lollies and cakes. Free parking and camping is available down the hill from the event and will be signposted.

Advance ticketsL

Adults £8; Youths (11-17) £4; Children 10 and under Free

39 Brixworth Road, Spratton, Northants NN6 8HH

Sugar & Spice Club at Courtyard Room, Duston Community Centre 7.45pm

11 Jun John Kightley – Talk ‘The Medieval Tunnels under Northampton’

25 Jun Derek Blunt – Talk ‘To the Manor Born’

9 Jul Social Evening

23 Jul Douglas Goddard – Talk ‘The History of the Picture Postcard’

No meeting in August.

10 Sept WELCOME BACK  – Social Evening and Birthday Celebrations

Duston Camera Club at Duston Community Centre 7.45pm for 8pm start. Dates:-

4 Jun Summer walk No 1; 11 Jun Panels, Prints & PDI’s; 18 Jun AVs – Peggy Franks & Peter Lucas; 25 Jun One v The Rest; 2 Jul Post Processing Groups; 9 Jul Summer Walk No 2; 16 Jul Summer Social; 23 Jul Graham Walton: East, West & in between; 30 Jul Kathryn Doddington: Historic Canals & Blisworth Tunnel



17 May Coldplay tribute at the Picturedrome 8.00pm

18 May Fat Cat Reunion at the Picturedrome 9.00pm

24 May Queen tribute at the Picturedrome 8.00pm

24 May Cast at Roadmender7.30pm


22-25 May Northampton Gang Show at Derngate 7.15pm

28-31 May Matthew Bournes Romeo & Juliet at Derngate 7.30pm


14-18 May Richard III at the Royal 7.30pm

19-25 May Richard III at the Royal 7.30pm


20 May Northants v Sussex (CC) at the County Ground


SEE www.stcrispinsocialclub.co.uk for full events details +



Headlands United Reformed Church – Coffee and Chat Every Tuesday 10am-12 noon

Bradlaugh Barn – Refreshments and chatter, Wed’s 1:30 to 3:30 pm, bring Arts and Crafts. Coffee Sat & Sun morning 9:30 to 11.30am in the barn. Dogs welcome.

Every 3rd wed of the month –Alpine Garden Society meet at Weston Favell Village Hall at 7.30pm. for more info: tel 01280 700787 or email jean.geoffoddy@btinternet.com

St. Albans Church dates:

Every Sunday, 8 am Holy Communion (said)and 10 am Holy Communion at St. Albans Church

Harpole Bowling Club, new members welcome. tel 01604 766058

Line dancing to old tunes, no partners required Abington Ave Ref Church, every tuesday 2-3.30pm  phone Ann 843259 £2.50 inc tea

Duston Badminton Club play at Duston School every Thursday evening from 7.30 until 9.30 pm. Please contact Colin on 0771 326 6971 for further details.

Bradlaugh Barn: Refreshments & Chatter every Wednesday 1:30 to 3:30 pm, bring your Arts & Crafts

Bradlaugh Barn: Coffee Every Saturday & Sunday from 9:30 to 11.30 noon (Dogs welcome).

Parklands Art Classes may have vacancies on Mondays & Thursdays – call Jenny on 01604 405923

Upton & Duston WI are always looking for new members. We meet at Duston Community Centre on the second Wednesday of the month at 7.45pm. Contact: ruth_welsh@hotmail.com