Tuesday, 19 July 2011

Northampton leisure and Culture news for August and September 2011


  Leisure & Culture  
    News for
August and September 2011

Forum Cinema Aug/Sep 2011       Forum Cinema 
The very best of cultural and main stream film from around the world
See the best in world cinema at the Forum Cinema
Click the image of the brochure for the New Aug/Sep Film guide  or
for more information visit the Forum Cinema 
Kids Screen Films this holiday include Kung Fu Panda 2, Cars 2, The Smurfs and Transformers 3 - Dark of the Moon.
Cultural and Foreign films include Sarah's Key with Kristen Scott-Thomas, the winner of the Best Screenplay award at the Cannes Film Festival - Poetry, while the hugely anticipated One Day based on David Nicholls best seller starring Anne Hathaway, Jane Eyre and Tinker, Tailor, Soldier,Spy.

Trilogy Health & Fitness Summer Promotion
Fitness Fusion Event 24 july 

Free Cinema and 
Free off peak racquet sports for a year when you join Trilogy before August 31

Join Trilogy Health & Fitness on a Supergold Membership (Joint or Single) and get Unlimited Gym, Swimming, Fitness Classes and Health Suite use at 3 centres and get FREE Cinema and FREE off peak racquet sport use for a year 
Offer ends 31 August 2011.
(Off peak is before 4pm Mon-Fri and all weekend.)

Join Online at 

Fitness FusionLings Forum  - Sunday 24 July
9.45am to 4.50pm
The best instructors in Northampton present back to back classes from the Studio Programme including Zumba, Body Pump, Tai Chi, Step and Spinning
NOW Only £2.00 in advance, £3.50 on the day and Free to Supergold members
Price includes fitness bag and two free class vouchers for future use!
Download the Timetables of the Olympic open day and Fitness Fusion here




 Summer Holiday Activities around Northampton   

Summer Holiday Activities around Northampton & Pool Timetables 23 July to 4 September

Holiday activities in Parks, Schools, Leisure Centres and Forum Cinema including.
Supervised playschemes, FREE activities in the parks, School Holiday camps, kids screen films, swimming crash courses, fun sessions in the pools and halls and the holiday swim timetable

Download the Holiday brochure here 
Open Day at Lings Forum 23 July 

Lings Open Day - Trial activities from the exciting Summer Programme

Northampton Leisure Trust has teamed up with the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games to host an Open Day trialling various sports and activities from the Summer Holiday Programme - Costs £2.00 for the whole day.

Download Open Day Timetable here

Funzone Supervised Holiday Playschemes

Fully Supervised playscheme at Lings Forum for 5 to 8 years and 9 to 13 years 
For more information click here.
Play Day Train 

Free National Play Day at Abington Park

Wed 3 August - Abington Park - Football Fields 12pm - 3pm

The Play Rangers deliver activities including inflatable fun, land train, face painting, messy play, science workshops and climbing wall

For details of other Free activities in the parks this summer - download the Summer activity brochure

 Family Fun Run 7 Aug 2011


Family Fun Run 7 Aug 2011

Supporting Help the Heroes

Abington Park 

Meet on football pitches corner of Abington Park Crescent and Park Avenue South

Adults £6 (£8 on the day)
Children £4 (£6 on the day)
Under 4s Free 

For more information or to download an application form click Sports and Play Development

Image of the Fish Market  

The Fish Market

What's on at the Fish Market Gallery and Nook Cafe 
  Royal & Derngate Northampton  

Royal & Derngate Northampton

Highlights of the summer programme include End of the Rainbow, Stephen Merchant, Martin Simpson and The Unthanks.
Box Office 01604 624811  
 78 Derngate Website  

78 Derngate - The Charles Rennie Mackintosh House & Galleries

78 Derngate is an important and award-winning historic house set in the heart of Northampton. 
In addition to the regular museum exhibits, 78 Derngate hosts a programme of exhibitions and events.
For more information click here 

Swimming Lessons - It's never too late to learn

Free General Swimming now included with all Learn to Swim monthly direct debits
Child and adult lessons available at Mounts , Danes and Lings
for more information visit Trilogy Swim School 

Northampton Museums     

Northampton Museums

To find out what's on at Northampton Museums and Art Gallery and Abington Park Museum - please click here   


Market Square Events
Northampton by the Sea

To mark the start of the school holidays Northampton’s Market Square will be changed into Northampton by the Sea!
This family event will take place from Monday 25 July to Tuesday 2 August, from 10.00am to 4.30pm each day

For more information on events in the market square please click here  
For more information on events in the market square please click here