‘Leather legacy: ‘exuberantly Neo-Baroque style… in stone, brick, terracotta details on a steel frame”

Events in August
to 3 Aug Open-Air Theatre: Love’s Labours Lost
to 25 Sep (TBC) Leather in Shakespeare
3-8 Northampton Mystery Tours
4 (and Sundays to 15 Sep) Bands in the Park: Milton Keynes Brass
5-11 Delapré by the Sea
10 Medieval Mayhem Family Fun Day
10 Vegan Fair
14 Careers Fair
16-18 Films on the Lawn
24 Model Yacht Sailing Contest
25 Jazz in the Gardens
30 T20 Blast Northants v Worcestershire

6 Jul-20 Sep Oxford Craft Guild
13 Jul-29 Sep Charles Kitchen: Into the Light
to 4 Aug Invernomuto
to 26 Aug Abington Camera Club Exhibition

What to see
You’ll find accounts of Northampton’s tourist attractions in Towns of Two Halves (and of 91 other places: order the book now for £8 from For additional information plus shopping, eating out etc there’s Love Northampton. Links to local attractions include:

‘It’s an unaffected town with some fine buildings’

78 Derngate
Abington Park Museum
Delapré Abbey
National Leather Collection
NN Contemporary Art
Northampton Cathedral
Northampton Museum & Art Gallery (due to re-open in 2020)