Going Out Guide - what’s on in and around Rugby this week - July 19

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A selection of things to do around the town and villages


Open gardens weekend: Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 July, Cold Ashby, 2pm to 6pm. Cream teas, stalls, children’s art competition, model trains, admission £3

St Mary’s Festival: September 8 from 11am, St Mary’s Church, Barby

Tierra Buena Jazz Band: Every Tuesday, 8.30pm, The Coombe Social Club, Brinklow Road, Coventry CV3 2HY

Rugby Retired Teachers’ Association coffee mornings: Last Wednesday of every month, Thornfield Indoor Bowls Club, Bruce Williams Way, 10.30am

Royal Air Forces Association of Rugby monthly meeting: First Tuesday of every month, Ex-service Men’s Club, The Green, Hillmorton, 7pm

Table Top Sale: Craven Lane Hall, Southam, Tuesdays 8am to 12noon

Family Quiz Night: Second Friday of every month, Nelson Club, Stockton

Outside Painting and Drawing: With a small friendly group. If interested ring Joy (01788) 567457 or David (01788) 823212 for times and venues.

Free arts and craft workshop for children of all ages: Thursdays, 10am to 12.30pm, Manor Farm Shop and Tearoom

Rugby Country Market: Thursdays, 9.30am to 11.15am, John Lees Hall, Regent Place, Rugby

Brownsover Art Group meet: Thursdays, 1pm, Christ Church Centre, Halvellyn Way, Brownsover

Napton Arts Group meet: Thursdays, 2pm, Napton Village Hall

Thank God Cafe Church: Fridays, 6.30pm to 7.20pm, Binley Woods Village Hall

Sunday Artzone: 1.30pm to 3.30pm, Rugby Art Gallery and Museum, Call (01788) 533201 for details

Coffee morning: Mondays, 10am to 11.30am, Newbold Methodist Church

Strawberry Fayre: Saturday July 21 at Manor Farm Shop & Tearoom, Catthorpe, 11am to 3pm. Lots of activities for the whole family. Indoors if it’s wet. (01788) 869002


Rugby Folk Dance Club: Alternate Wednesdays, 7.45pm, Rogers Hall, Hillmorton. For details call (01327) 315720

Aqua fit: Mondays and Wednesdays at 11am, Daventry Leisure Centre, (and again at 7pm at Crick Spirit Health Club). Contact Marcia 07976 534084

Zumba: Starting July 25 for six weeks. Crick Village Hall 7.30pm to 8.15pm. £3.50 per class. Contact Marcia 07976 534084

Circuits: Thursdays 7.30pm, Crick Spirit Health Club, contact Marcia 07976 534084

Over 50s Keep Fit: Mondays, 9am to 10.25am and 10.30 to 11.25am, Ken Marriott Leisure Centre

Over 50s Line Dancing: Tuesdays, 10.30am to 11.30am, Ken Marriott Leisure Centre

Belly Dance for beginners: Mondays, 6pm to 7.30pm and intermediate 7.45pm to 9.15pm, The Percival Guildhouse

Beginner Yoga Classes: Thursdays, 7.30pm to 9pm, term time only, for more information call Leigh on 07941 279343, St George’s Church Hall

Aquacise: Mondays and Wednesdays, 11am, Daventry Leisure Centre, open to all

Hatha Yoga mixed level class (drop in or block booking): Mondays 9.30-11.00am, term time only at Overslade Community Centre, 68 Buchanan Road, Rugby CV22 6AY. Call Leigh on 07941 279343 

Birthlight Pregnancy Yoga (14-40+wks, block booking): Mondays 11.15-12.45pm, term time only at Overslade Community Centre, 68 Buchanan Road, Rugby CV22 6AY. Call Leigh on 07941 279343

Hatha Yoga mixed level class (block booking): Thursdays, 7.30-9.00pm St. George’s Church Hall, Hillmorton. Term time only. Call Leigh on 07941 279343 innerpeaceyoga.co.uk

Summer Hatha Yoga classes: Last few places remaining on August 9, 16, 23 and 30. Thursday evenings at Overslade Community Centre 7pm-9pm. Advanced booking essential. Call Leigh on 0794 127 9343 or visit www.innerpeaceyoga.co.uk

In Shape pilates classes: Thursdays, 6.15pm to 7.15pm, Bawnmore Infant School

In Shape pilates classes: Thursdays, 6.15pm to 7.15pm, Dunchurch Village Hall

Belly Dancing, intermediate: 6pm to 7pm Tuesdays, Percival Guildhouse

Rugby Scottish Society’s Country Dancing classes: Wednesdays, 7.30pm, Betts Hall, Claremont Road

Weight Loss Challenge: Wednesdays, 7pm, call (01327) 878726 for details

Roller Disco: Saturdays 6pm, Ken Marriott Leisure Centre

Come Dancing: Mondays, 8pm to 10.30pm, Benn Hall, Rugby

Tai Chi Classes: Mondays, 3.30pm to 4.30, Claremont centre, Clifton Road, Rugby

Tai Chi Classes: Thursdays 10am to 11.30am, call (01788) 565412 for details, Claremont Centre, Clifton Road

In Shape pilates classes: Fridays, 9.30am to 10.30am, Dunchurch Village Hall

Commit to Get Fit Step Classes: Mondays and Wednesdays, 7pm to 8pm and 8pm to 9pm, call 07770 433216, Bawnmore Infant School

Zumba Fitness: Mondays 9.30-10.30am Welton Village Hall and Wednesdays 9.30-10.30am Crick Village Hall. Contact Marcia 07976 534084

Aquacise: Mondays 7-8.00pm at Spirit Health Club, Holiday Inn Crick. Contact Marcia 07976 534084

Circuits: Thursdays 7.30-8.30pm at Spirit Health Club , Holiday Inn Crick. Contact Marcia 07976 534084

Rugby Ramblers: Sunday July 22, The Battlefield Trail part 2, from Cropredy - 11 and 15 mile. Meet 8.30am top of Barby Road. Contact Dave 817937 or Ron 846510

Rugby Ramblers: Wednesday July 25, Bretford - four miles. Meet 7.30pm at the Queens Head, Bretford. Contact Phil 024 7654 4891


SOS: Friday July 20, Quigleys

Spitfire: July 27, Quigleys

The Record Covers: August 3, Quigleys

Dion Dublin presents Cortina Soul: Friday July 27, Leamington Assembly

Lou Reed: Thursday August 9, Leamington Assembly

Casual Agenda, Ninook, Opaque Nature: Friday July 20, Kasbah, Coventry

Sam Grey: Monday July 23, Kasbah, Coventry

Diamond Jubilee Proms with the London Gala Orchestra: Saturday July 28, August 4 and 5, Kilworth House Theatre

Open mic night: Alternate Thursdays (alternating with a live rock band), Quigleys, Albert Street

Traditional Irish and folk music: Saturdays, Quigleys, Albert Street

Pre-arranged open mic musicians: Sundays, Quigleys

Folk sessions and open mic: Mondays, Quigleys, Albert Street

Jazz Night: Fridays, 7pm, Summersault restaurant, High Street, Rugby

Open mic night: Wednesdays 8pm, The Squirrel pub

Open mic night: Sunday afternoons from 5pm, Vault Nightclub

Open mic night: Thursday evenings, The Black Swan

Karaoke: Friday, Sunday and Tuesday evenings, The Crown, Market Place, Rugby

Public Image Ltd: Wulfrun Hall, Wolverhampton, August 3


Hi-de-Hi: Until July 21, 7.30pm, Rugby Theatre

The Boy with Tape on his Face: July 21, 7.30pm, Warwick Arts Centre

Lewis Schaffer is Free Until Famous: July 21, Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Memories of Bob Bradbrook: July 29, 7pm, Rugby Theatre

Ultimate D by the Dance Academy of Kenilworth: July 19, Royal Spa Centre, Leamington

The Comedy of Errors: Until October 6 at 7.15pm, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford

Richard III: Until September 15, Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Stratford

Michael McIntyre: September 14, 15 and 17 to 22, NIA, Birmingham

ART and


Wonderful Watercolours – Views of Coventry and Warwickshire: Until July 22, Herbert Art Gallery, Coventry

Dinosaurs Uncovered: July 21 to January 2013, Herbert Gallery, Coventry

Monsters of the Deep: July 21 to September 9, Herbert Gallery, Coventry

From Highfield Road to Wembley Way: Until July 1, Herbert Gallery, Coventry

Staffordshire Hoard: Until December 2012, Birmingham Museum

The Marson collection of historic vehicles (1900 to 1930): Every weekend until December 2012, The Black Country Living Museum

Style Africa: Until September 2, Birmingham Museums

The Art of Social Enterprise: Rugby Art Gallery, Saturday July 7 to September 1. Open studios with wildlife and countryside artist Sarais Crawshaw: Until July 15, Appletrees, Willey. All details on saraiscrawshawart.com

Arts & Crafts workshops: Manor Farm Shop & Tearoom, Catthorpe, Thursdays, 10.30am.