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Warm Homes Fund - Northamptonshire Corby Launch

Posted on behalf of Northants Warm Homes Partnership

Warm Homes Fund - Northants

Corby Borough Council along with Northamptonshire Warm Homes Partnership and Partners are hosting an event on National Fuel Poverty Awareness Day.

As well as finding out more information on projects which are able to help Northamptonshire's most vulnerable residents, on this day we will launch the Northants Warm Homes Fund. This is a three year scheme which Corby Borough Council are leading on. The fund is for homes that currently do not have central heating. We are able to provide fully paid for first time gas central heating to vulnerable homes.

For more information on the scheme visit


This stakeholder event will include key note speakers

-          Official launch of the WHF fund

-          National Energy Action charity 

-          Agility ECO 

-          Northants Energy Saving Service (NESS) 

-          Public Health, Healthy Places project

Who should attend this event - any stakeholders who may come into contact with vulnerable residents. Are you involved in helping people to live in warmer, healthier homes? Do you work in the energy, housing, health, regeneration, advice or community sectors based here in Northamptonshire?

29 Nov 2019 at 10:30am
until 29 Nov 2019 at 12:00pm
The Cube
George Street

Free Mentoring Session with experienced leader and business coach

Posted on behalf of Sheila Smith Sales & Events
Do you have 10-500 staff? Have you moved beyond selling and doing everything yourself to getting others to do so?
14 Nov 2019 at 8:00am
until 14 Nov 2019 at 4:00pm
Holiday Inn Corby
Geddington Road
NN18 8ET

Early Years: Duvet Dancing

Posted on behalf of Made in Corby

Performed by early years specialist and dance artist Anna Daly, Duvet Dancing is a joyous mix of stretching, curling, wriggling, rolling, rocking, twirling, flumping and snuggling... no need for words as watch, mirror and explore small dances together.

Created for little ones, aged 6 months to 3 years, to support emotional and physical development and encourage quality playtime with their grown-ups.

Due to capacity we can only accommodate one adult per child. Each adult may bring up to 2 children.

07 Dec 2019 at 11:30am
until 07 Dec 2019 at 12:30pm
Oakley Vale Community Centre
20 Butland Road
NN18 8JF

Ady Johnson Band in Concert

Posted on behalf of Rooftop Arts Centre & Kontra Roots
Join us for a solo concert from Ady Johnson a fantastic singer-songwriter with support from exceptional local upcoming musician Ethan Kenna.
23 Nov 2019 at 8:00pm
until 23 Nov 2019 at 11:00pm
Rooftop Arts Centre
9 Queens Square
NN17 1PD

PUB CRAWL SATURDAYS! Free weekly pub crawl event in Corby

Posted on behalf of Pub Crawl Saturdays

Looking for a FREE local pub crawl event? Look no further.

Our attendees come from all walks of life and all share a passion for pub crawls.

Why not?

We meet at the right hand side of the main bar.

We meet every Saturday of course. Get there between 7pm and 7.30pm. The crawl finishes whenever....

There is no agenda. Order your first drink, discuss where to head off next and let the night unfold.

It's 100% free and always will be.

Because it's an unmanned event wear something purple. When you see someone wearing purple at the right hand side of the main bar say "Hello!"

Be courteous and wear something purple. That's it.

If you want to attend you have to reserve your free ticket for every attendee.

Share your experience on social media using the hashtag #pubcrawlsaturdays

Visit and follow us on Instagram @pubcrawlsaturdays

We are looking for sponsors for our events, so please visit our website and get in contact with your proposal

12 Oct 2019 at 7:00pm
until 12 Oct 2019 at 11:00pm
The Saxon Crown
100 Elizabeth Street
NN17 1FN

Wild Sharing: Multimedia Collage with Shirley Nette Williams

Posted on behalf of Fermynwoods Contemporary Art

Join us for a day in the woods experimenting with abstract mixed media collage. Following Shirley Nette Williams's unique guidance, you will learn and use a variety of skills, including hand sewing, applique, making and using stencils, and experimental drawing techniques.  This workshop focuses on the experience of making and is accessible to any level of artistic ability.

A vegetarian lunch is included. Please come prepared with appropriate clothing and footwear for outdoors.

For more information, contact Jessica at

Starting out as a fashion designer and following a period of intense experimentation in fine art, Shirley Nette Williams now creates multi-layered prints and mixed-media sculptures. Making art is Shirley’s way of living, exploring and interacting with the world around her.

Shirley’s artwork utilises craft processes that are rooted in the domestic and feminine. In contrast, she juxtaposes unusual and unexpected materials within her work in reference to colours and textures found in her urban surroundings. The artworks challenge viewers to look carefully at the world around them and discover the beauty of imperfection.

The element of surprise, chance and play is vital in her process and becomes the inspiration behind the workshop. The brain relaxes while the hands are working. Everyday concerns can be left behind for a few hours when engaged in playful making.

Important: As part of a continuing dedication to sustainability (see our Environmental Policy), Fermynwoods has committed to serving only vegetarian food at events and workshops, though participants are welcome to bring their own food if desired. Please state any additional dietary requirements when booking a place on the workshop. 

Multimedia Collage is a continuation of our Outdoor Institute of Art: Wild Sharing workshops, where our unique location and communal approach brings like-minded people together for peer-to-peer learning, informal skill and knowledge sharing, providing both a creative and social opportunity. 

09 Nov 2019 at 10:00am
until 09 Nov 2019 at 5:00pm
Sudborough Green Lodge
Fermyn Woods
NN14 3JD

Big Day Out: Six the Musical

Posted on behalf of Made in Corby
Join us for a trip to see the West End hit Six at Milton Keynes Theatre!
27 Nov 2019 at 12:00pm
until 27 Nov 2019 at 5:00pm
Corby Swimming Pool
Parklands Gateway
NN17 1QB

Lodge Park Systems – How to use My Child at School

Posted on behalf of Lodge Park Academy
A workshop on how to best use my child at school
06 Nov 2019 at 5:00pm
until 06 Nov 2019 at 6:00pm
Lodge Park Academy
Shetland Way
NN17 2JH

Introducing Standards for Student Supervision and Assessment (SSSA)

Posted on behalf of Claire Clinker and Annette Hart University of Northampton

Join us for an event to prepare for the NMC chnages to mentorship. This is designed for current nurse mentors and those without. Suitable for other professionals who support student nurses in practice. 

01 Oct 2019 at 9:30am
until 01 Oct 2019 at 12:30pm
Ironstone Wellbeing Centre
Ironstone Place
NN14 1FN

Arts Networking: November 2019

Posted on behalf of Made in Corby
Our Arts Networking events are informal networking session that follows ‘What Next?’ every 3 months.
11 Nov 2019 at 6:00pm
until 11 Nov 2019 at 7:30pm
Paletto Lounge
66 Corporation Street
NN17 1NH