Local Businesses, Events & Information for Local Residents

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What’s on…

Wednesday 11th May
The Ise Archaeological Research Society talk by archaeologist David Ingham “Crucifixions in the UK” at 7.30pm in St Andrew’s Church Rooms, Crown St, Kettering NN16 8QA. Entry is £4 for members or £5 for non-members. For more information email carolannmorton@aol.co.uk.

Friday 13th May
Murder Mystery “A Deadly A-Fayre” by the Ham-it-Ups, 7.30pm at All Saints Church, William St, Kettering NN16 9RR. Entry £6 includes tea & coffee. Bring your own drink and nibbles. Raffle available.

Saturday 14th May
Tea Dance, 2.30-4.30pm at All Saints Church, William St, Kettering NN16 9RR. Raffle available. Entry £3 includes tea/coffee and cake.

Thursday 19th May
The Kettering Branch of the Royal Air Forces Association is hosting a talk on the National Gardens Scheme at the Midland Band Club, at 7pm. This is open to anyone who would like to attend; however, a £2 donation is requested to help cover the cost of the talk. For more information, email: kettrafasecretary@gmail.com.

Friday 20th May
Fun Quiz evening, 7.30pm at All Saints Church, William St, Kettering NN16 9RR. £2 per person. Tea/coffee or bring your own drink & glasses with nibbles. Raffle available.

17th Kettering Scout Group are holding a Fashion Show at 7.30pm at St Andrew’s Church Hall, Crown Street Kettering. Major high street brands, reductions start at half price or more. Tickets £5 each includes a glass of Bucks Fizz on arrival. Call Christine on 07970 003404

Saturday 21st May
Belcanto annual concert with special guest Georgia Humphrey, a student at Trinity Laban in London, 7pm at Salvation Army, Rockingham Road, Kettering. Tickets available from www.priorbooking.com (search ‘Belcanto’). Adults £10, under 16s free. More info at: www.belcantokettering.co.uk.

The Kettering Branch are hosting a concert by the RAF Wyton Area Volunteer Band at St Andrew’s Church and Arts Centre. The concert will comprise music to celebrate the Queen’s Jubilee and a range of traditional Royal Air Force associated music. Doors will open at 7 pm for a 7.30 start. Tickets are available from Waterstones Book shop in Kettering and from WeGotTickets.com and cost £12-00 (£10-00 Concessions), or possibly on the door on the evening.

Friday 27th May
Talk on Florence Nightingale by author Karen Holyoak, 7.30-pm at All Saints Church, William St, Kettering NN16 9RR. Entry £4 includes tea/coffee. Raffle available. Starts 7.30pm. 

Coming soon…

Wednesday 1st June
Kettering and District Flower Club meeting: demonstration by Richard Twistleton title ‘The Art Club’ at 7.30pm in the Corn Market Hall, London Road, Kettering. We are a friendly group and would welcome new members, visitors are welcome at £6 a visit. For more details call Sandra 07979 467664.

Wednesday 1st June
Kettering and District Flower Club meeting: demonstration by Richard Twistleton title ‘The Art Club’ at 7.30pm in the Corn Market Hall, London Road, Kettering. We are a friendly group and would welcome new members, visitors are welcome at £6 a visit. For more details call Sandra 07979 467664.

Thursday 2nd June
The Teas up, Knees up group will be holding a Silver Jubilee Afternoon Tea from 2-4pm at St Michaels Church, Garfield St., Kettering. Come and enjoy a hot drink and share experiences.

Saturday 4th June
Plant Sale from 10am-2pm at St Michaels Church, Roundhill Road, Kettering, NN15 6BE organised by 5th Kettering Scout Group. Herbs, flowers, vegetable, seedlings, hanging baskets.

Kettering and District Model Railway Society Open Day, 10am until 4pm at the Village Hall, Thorpe Malsor, NN14 1JS. Showing various club model railway layouts in O’, OO’ and N’ gauge. Free Entry, with refreshments available for a small charge. Further details at: https://kdmrs.webador.co.uk/club-open-day-saturday-4th-june

Tuesday 7th June
Barton Seagrave Horticultural Society meeting, 2pm at the Community Centre, Pioneer Ave. Burton Latimer. Our speaker is Dr. Twigs Way talking about the ‘History of the Cottage Garden’. Raffle and refreshments, all enquiries to Maureen on 01536 723059. We are a warm and friendly gardening club, new members and guests very welcome.

Wednesday 8th June
The Ise Archaeological Research Society invites you to a presentation by archaeologist Vicki Score. She will be telling us about “Archaeology as Therapy.” At the Akrotiri excavation in Cyprus Leicester University joined with Help for Heroes in this project. The talk will be at 7.30pm in St Andrew’s Church Rooms, Crown St, Kettering NN16 8QA. Entry is £4 for members or £5 for non-members. For more information contact Carol on  carolannmorton@aol.co.uk

Friday 10th June
Happy Together Ukulele Band, 7.30pm at All Saints Church, William St, Kettering NN16 9RR.
Entry £6 includes tea & coffee. Raffle available.

Saturday 11th June
Tea Dance, 2-30pm-4.30pm at All Saints Church, William St, Kettering NN16 9RR. Raffle available. Entry £3 includes tea/coffee and cake.

Thursday 16th June
The Kettering Branch of the Royal Air Forces Association will be holding their monthly meeting at the Midland Band Club, at 7 pm. This event is open to anyone who has served in the Royal Air Force or the Royal Air Force Reserve/Auxiliary, or any individuals who have an interest in aviation, or who would like to help the charity. For more information email mailto:kettrafasecretary@gmail.com.

Friday 17th June
An illustrated talk – a Virtual tour of London Rd Cemetery, 7.30pm at All Saints Church, William St, Kettering NN16 9RR. Entry £5 includes tea & coffee. Raffle available.

Friday 24th June
Fun Quiz evening, 7.30pm at All Saints Church, William St, Kettering NN16 9RR. £2 per person. Tea/coffee or bring your own drink & glasses with nibbles. Raffle available.  

Thursday 30th June
The Kettering Branch of the Royal Air Forces Association are hosting a Coffee, Cake and Chat event at the St Andrew’s Church rooms, Kettering, from 2pm to 4pm. This event is open to all serving and retired veterans and their families and costs £2.50 per person. For more information email mailto:kettrafasecretary@gmail.com.