Going Out Guide: What’s on in Rugby March 8-7

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What’s happening in and around Rugby this week


Quiz Night: Friday March 9, 7pm, Dunchurch Village Hall, Rugby Road. Tickets £8 per person includes fish and chip supper, teams of four. Call 01788 811005

Flea Market: Sunday March 11, 10.30 to 3.30pm in aid of Marie Curie Cancer Care, Guilsborough Village Hall. Call 01604 740392 for details

GEC/Alstom Erecting shop (090) Reunion: Friday March 16, Workers’ Club, Oliver Street, includes a small buffet and raffle, all past members of the erecting shop welcome

Pottery painting at Blooms: With Paint and Glaze of Rugby, Saturday March 10, 10am to 1pm

Fashion show: Thursday March 15, Wolvey Bowling Club, 7pm. Tickets and information are available from Sue Colling on 01455 220385.

Fashion for the Cure fashion show: A charity evening in aid of Cancer Research UK, presented by Kenilworth PTA and Warwickshire College. Monday March 12, 7.30 to 10pm, Kenilworth School, Leyes Lane, Kenilworth

Myton Hospice Grand Trivia Quiz: Thursday March 8, Benn Hall, Rugby. For details call 01926 838809.

Rugby Ramblers: Sunday March 11, Napton nine miles. Meet 9am top of Barby Road. Contact Pat on (01788) 814409 for more information

Rugby Ramblers: Tuesday March 13, Canons Ashby, seven miles. Meet 9am inside Sainsburys’ car park close to petrol station. Contact Carol on 07986 102841 for more information

Jumble sale: Saturday March 10, Kilsby United Reformed Church, 2pm

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

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

Percival Guildhouse Painting Group: Thursdays, 7pm, term time only, new comers welcome. Call in or ring Joy on (01788) 567457, Percival Guildhouse, Rugby

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

Make your own potato head competition: February 18 and 19, Blooms Garden Centre


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

Drop-in Hatha Yoga classes: Mondays, term time only, 9.40am to 11.10am 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

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

Birthlight Pregnancy Yoga classes: Tuesdays, 7pm to 8.30pm, Friends Meeting House, 28 Regent Street, suitable for 14 weeks onwards, to find out more, call Leigh on 07941 279343

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

Rugby Scottish Society’s Scottish 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 4.30pm, 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: Monday 9.30am to 10.30am at Welton Village Hall and 7pm to 8pm at Spirit Health Club, Holiday Inn, Crick. Wednesday 9.30am to 10.30am, Crick Village Hall and Thursdays at the Spirit Health Club, Holiday Inn, Crick, 7.30pm to 8.30pm. For more information contact Marcia on 07976534084


Milos Karadeglic: Saturday March 17, Royal and Derngate, Northampton

The Morning After and Neonfly: Sunday March 18, Vault, Rugby

The Stranglers and The Popes: Monday March 19, The Assembly, Leamington

Inspirational Carpets: Thursday March 22, The Assembly, Leamington

Seth Lakeman: March 22, The Assembly, Leamington

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra: Thursday March 8, 8pm, Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre

Rugby Male Voice Choir and guests: Saturday March 31, 7.30pm, United Reform Church, Hillmorton Road. Call (01788) 811005 for tickets.

White Men Can’t Funk: March 10, Vault, Rugby

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

Zoe Rahman Quartet: Thursday March 15, 7.45pm, Warwick Arts Centre

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

The North Warwickshire Chamber orchestra: Saturday March 10, 7.30pm, St George’s Church, Barkers Butts Lane, Coundon, Coventry

Wild Beasts: The Copper Rooms, Warwick SU, University of Warwick, Sunday, March 11

The Selecter: March 8, Leamington Assembly

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

Florence and the Machine: March 13, LG Arena, Birmingham, call 0844 338 8000 for tickets

Crufts 2012: March 8 to 11, the LG Arena, Birmingham

JLS: March 16 and 17, LG Arena, Birmingham

X-Factor Live!: March 24 to 25, LG Arena, Birmingham

Harlem Globetrotters: March 27, LG Arena, Birmingham

Gigging for Guide Dogs: March 11, the Assembly, Leamington

Gretchen Peters: March 18, the Assembly, Leamington

Joe Brown: Friday March 8, Royal and Derngate, Northampton


Nathan Canton – Get Rich or Die Cryin’: Sunday March 11, 7.45pm, Warwick Arts Centre

For Once: Friday March 9, 7.30pm and Saturday March 10, 8.30pm, Warwick Arts Centre

The Memory of Water: March 10 to 17, Rugby Theatre, 7.30pm nightly. Call 01788 541234 for tickets.

Magic of the Musicals: March 18, Rugby Theatre, 7pm

Stewart Lee: Saturday March 10, Royal and Derngate, Northampton

The Taming of the Shrew: March 6 to 10, Milton Keynes Theatre

The Heresy of Love: Until March 9, Swan Theatre, Stratford

Science Museum Live: Thursday March 8, 1pm and 7pm, Royal Spa Centre Leamington

Jimmy Carr: Friday March 9, Royal Spa Centre, Leamington, main stage

Circus of Horrors: Wednesday March 14, Royal and Derngate, Northampton

Fascinating Aida: Saturday March 10, Royal Spa Centre, Leamington

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat: March 6 to March 10, Belgrade Theatre, Coventry

Stars in the Morning Sky: March 17 to April 7, Belgrade Theatre, Coventry


Cutting Studio Artists – painting, sculpture, drawing and print: until March 17, Floor One Gallery, Rugby

Tidelines and Tulips by Angela Stanbridge and Peter B Almond: March 20 to 31, Floor One Gallery, Rugby

Alphabet by Michael Craig-Martin: Until March 17, Rugby Art Gallery and Museum

Through the Pinhole photographic exhibition by Shiam Wilcox: Until February 18, Floor One Gallery, Rugby

eye 2 i, i 2 eye: until March 17, Rugby Art Gallery and museum

George Shaw - I woz ere: Until March 11, The Herbert, Coventry

Wonderful Watercolours – views of Coventry and Warwickshire: February 25 to May 7, The Herbert, Coventry


Staffordshire Hoard: Until December 2012, Birmingham Museum

Wheels and Waves: Until March 18, Coventry Transport Museum

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

Full Steam Ahead: Until April 30, thinktank Birmingham Science Museum