What's on inSywell

Welcome to Sywell

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Sywell - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Sywell to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Sywell

27
NOV
Bellowhead
Royal and Derngate

From the wild rousing dance tunes to the theatricality of their ballads & sea songs this is a band that are also funny subtle and always engaging. Admire the sophisticated strings and elegant whirlwind of…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

28
NOV
Alan Davies
Royal and Derngate

After more than a decade since his last stand‐up show and following a hugely successful tour of Australia in 2011 Alan Davies the much‐loved star of iconic television series such as Jonathan Creek and QI…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
NOV
Alan Davies Little Victories
Royal and Derngate

Following the sell out success of his long‐awaited return to stand up Alan Davies returns with his highly anticipated follow up show Little Victories.Much lauded as resident dunderhead on QI or the charming but reticent…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
NOV
Kettering AlterNativity
Fuller Baptist Church

For the fifth year Kettering and District Churches Together will be running Kettering AlterNativity a Christmas gift fair where you can buy your family and friends an alternative gift in their name to help the poor hungry sick and homeless both in…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01536 512592
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29
NOV
Retrobeat presents SUPERSONICS plus Guests
Horseshoe Inn

RETRO BEAT PRESENTSRETRO‐BEAT is an Indie Alternative live music club night which takes place at THE HORSESHOE INN SHEEP ST WELLINGBOROUGH. Retro‐Beat takes place on the lastish Saturday of every month featuring DJs and bands.SUPERSONICShttps:www.facebook.comuksupersonicsinfoMembersLuke Edgington‐BassVocalsKurt Nicholson‐GuitarAlex Gibbons‐GuitarCraig Scott‐DrumsClick for a free…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01933 278499
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02
DEC
A Talk By Leigh Bishop
Irchester Village Hall

The Rushden and District Photographic Society Presents an illustrated talk by Leigh Bishop The world renowned Shipwreck Explorer. The talk is entitled Out of Africa‐Vanishing Warships. Numbers are strictly limited and seats will be allocated on a first come first served basis.…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07904 062109
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05
DEC
The South
Roadmender

Formed in 1988 The Beautiful South had a string of hit singles such as Old Red Eyes Is Back Rotterdam Dont Marry Her Perfect 10 and Number One single A Little Time. Their greatest hits…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
DEC
THE JETS ROCKIN XMAS No 4
The Picturedrome

THE JETSThe three Cotton brothers are returning once again for a Rockin Xmas No4. The three previous shows at this venue have been a complete Sell Out so be sure to book your tickets early to avoid disapointment.Having recently returned from appearing…

Location: 4.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01604 230777
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06
DEC
THEE TELEPATHS
Horseshoe Inn

Born bad Kettering garage & psych quartetBiographyFormed in 2012 as The Abattoir Blues played some rocking gigs doing classic indie rock psych and garage. Lost our drummer to another band now were hiding away in a basement writing and recording our own…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01933 278499
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07
DEC
Dickens of a Christmas
Olney High Street

Bring the fun back into Christmas with an event to visit for all of the family. Come and join the local residents of Historic Olney as they celebrate this annual event. With 2 Markets which includes a Farmers market loads of stalls…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL:
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11
DEC
Kingsthorpe College Christmas Gift Fair
Kingsthorpe College

A fantastic festive event for the whole familyKingsthorpe College are hosting a Christmas Gift Fair on Thursday 11th December from 4.30pm‐7.30pm. It is set to be a fantastic festive evening perfect to get everyone in the Christmas spirit There will be over…

Location: 4.1 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01604 716106
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13
DEC
CAMOUFLAGE
Horseshoe Inn

Based in Northampton Camouflage have been disturbing the peace in pubs clubs bike rallies beer festivals and the like since 1995We play a varied set of Rock Pop Metal & Punk from the sixties to the noughties ‐ from the Stones and…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01933 278499
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13
DEC
Christmas Concert - Strictly NO Carols
Church of the Holy Supulchre

Award winning Northampton Concert Band perform a seasonal and fun musical selection in the historic setting of Northamptons Holy Sepulchre Church. This concert has everything except carols ‐ which means you wont have to feel obliged to stand up and sing along.…

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07561 390099
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12
JAN
FREE taster session at the Northampton (South) Roc
Sunley Conference Centre - University of Northampton

The Northampton Rock Choir is led by choir leader Jessica Hunting. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Northampton and wider Northamptonshire area. We are…

Location: 3.9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Higham Ferrers Rock Cho
The Bede House

The local Higham Ferrers choir is run by singerpianist Jessica Hunting. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around Northamptonshire and as a choir we also join up with other branches of Rock Choir to support national charities…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Northampton Rock Choir
The Hunsbury Hill Centre

Your friendly local Northampton choir is run by singing teacher Jessica Hunting. Our choir is made up of many locals who never thought they could sing or hadnt found the right outlet for their secret singing in the car or shower. I…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Market Harborough Rock
Centenary Room Upstairs

The Market Harborough Rock Choir is led by choir leader Jessica Hunting. We have a great year lined up and we would like to invite you to join our choir and take part in the local Market Harborough and wider Leicestershire community.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Towcester Rock Choir
The Chantry House

Your friendly local Towcester choir is run by singerpianist Jessica Hunting. A local community choir first and foremost we are also part of the national Rock Choir network which provides some unequalled performances for choir members. Members of Rock Choir have had…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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16
JAN
Hayseed Dixie
Roadmender

Hayseed Dixie at Roadmender in Northampton on Friday 16 January 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Hayseed Dixie live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
JAN
Anton and Erin
Royal & Derngate

Anton and Erin at Royal & Derngate in Northampton on Thursday 22 January 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Anton and Erin live…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
FEB
Johann Strauss Gala
Royal and Derngate

Johann Strauss Gala at Royal and Derngate in Northampton on Friday 06 February 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

11
FEB
Ross Noble Tangentleman
Royal and Derngate

Geordie Stand‐Up Ross has been performing since he was smuggled in to his local comedy club at the age of 15. Licensing laws meant that immediately after his slot he had to leave through the…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
FEB
Milton Keynes Model Railway Exhibition, 2015
Stantonbury Leisure Centre

Over 40 layouts and 30 traders offering something for everyone from families to experienced modellers.A new venue this year which offers more exhibition space within two large halls. Over 40 layouts and 30 traders offering something for everyone from families to experienced…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01494 773759
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20
FEB
Absolute Blondie
The Craufurd Arms

Looking forward to a fantastic night at THE CRAUFURD ARMS with the Ultimate tribute to Blondie ‐ ABSOLUTE BLONDIE This hit packed show features all the Blondie songs you know and love plus the trademark Debbie Harry costumes.With both the MUSIC and…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07779 723843
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21
FEB
Count Arthur Strong
Royal & Derngate

Count Arthur Strongs new show Command Performance is so new not even he knows hes doing it yet. Dont worry about that though its never stopped him before So get your Maltesers out roll your…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

27
FEB
Sleaford Mods
Roadmender

Sleaford Mods at Roadmender in Northampton on Friday 27 February 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Sleaford Mods live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 5.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
MAR
Dylan Moran
Royal & Derngate

Dylan Moran star of Black Books Shaun of the Dead and Run Fat Boy Run is about to spread a little happiness with a brand new tour for 2011. Ageing religion kids relationships…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
APR
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Royal and Derngate

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor at Royal and Derngate in Northampton on Saturday 25 April 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
APR
Lee Nelson
Royal & Derngate

Hello u blurb readin legend Its Lee Nelson here from off ur tele im coming to a crap town near u with my brand new WELL NEW TOURits gonna b bigga betta …

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

17
MAY
Mary Black
Royal & Derngate

Mary Black at Royal & Derngate in Northampton on Sunday 17 May 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Mary Black live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Althorp House

Althorp has been home to the Spencer family for nearly 500 years. It became the focus of world attention following the tragic death of Diana, Princess of Wales in September 1997. Like many great country houses, it has benefited from the discriminating and varied collecting of generations…

Northampton And Lamport Railway

The Northampton & Lamport Railway is a steam and heritage diesel operated tourist railway located in the Northamptonshire countryside just 5 miles from Northampton, within easy reach of the motorway network.A number of special events take place throughout the year, including three visits from Thomas the Tank Engine,…

Abington Park

Abington Park bandstand us the venue for performance by brass and wind bands from across the region. Make the most of your Sunday, bring a picnic, enjoy the beautiful surroundings of Abington Park and listen to great music.Open: 30 May ‐ 15 August.…

Abington Park Museum

An exhibition of work by local children is displayed in the Park's Museum.Open: 17 July ‐ 22 AugustTuesday ‐ Sunday, 1pm ‐ 5pm.…

Activity World Play Centres

Activity World Play Centres ‐ Amusement Park in Kettering, Northamptonshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01536484838 for opening times, entrance costs, and attractionsrides available at this park.…

Alfred East Gallery

The Alfred East Gallery is one of the County's two major public art galleries, housing important collections by Sir Alfred East and Thomas Cooper Gotch, some of which have recently gone on display in the new Permanent Collection Room. Alfred East was an english painter and etcher,…

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