Your guide to what's on in Hunts this weekend
IF you re stuck for ideas about what to do this weekend, The Hunts Post what s on guide will give you the lowdown of what s happening in Huntingdonshire. Friday (March 6) SOUND Check 3 is being held at the Commemoration Hall in High Street at 7pm. Band
IF you're stuck for ideas about what to do this weekend, The Hunts Post what's on guide will give you the lowdown of what's happening in Huntingdonshire.
Friday (March 6)
SOUND Check 3 is being held at the Commemoration Hall in High Street at 7pm. Bands playing include Raising Arizona, Paris Like This, The Devonates and Isaacs Aircraft.
INFORMATION: Tickets cost �5 in advance from 01480 455167.
SPLIT Whiskers - The Crown, Earith, from 8pm.
FRENZY - The Bell, Sawtry, 9pm.
- 1 Police searching for missing man discover body
- 2 Two-day closure set for B661 between Great Staughton and Grafham Water
- 3 Eight Huntingdon children handed anti-social behaviour interventions
- 4 A1 set for night-time and weekend closures until August
- 5 Meet the Sassy Lassies cycling group encouraging women in Huntingdonshire to ride
- 6 A "determined" Huntingdon man takes on Everest after a double lung transplant
- 7 Recap: Lorry and car crash at A141-A1307 junction in Huntingdon
- 8 Suspected case of bird flu in swan reported to DEFRA
- 9 New homes plan for Huntingdonshire village
- 10 Police check home of 101-year-old animal rights patron for stolen beagles
LIVE music - Snooty Tavern, Great Staughton, from 8.45pm.
MAXWELL, Hammer and Smith - Rivermill Tavern, Eaton Socon, from 8.45pm.
EMERALD Sky, three piece female rock band - Floods Tavern, St Ives, from 8.45pm.
RADAR, featuring live bands including Slaves to Gravity, Dinosaur Pile-Up and General Lee - The Junction, Cambridge, 7pm. �5. 01223 511511. Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult.
GEORGIA Mancio Quintet - Peterborough Jazz Club, Great Northern Hotel, Station Road, Peterborough, 8pm. �13 on the door. 01733 571764 or www.peterboroughjazzclub.co.uk
ONE thousand years of Kimbolton's history will be explored at Eynesbury C of E Primary School at 7.30pm. It will be led by historian, Norah Butler.
INFORMATION: Entry is �2.50 for non members. 01480 215169.
THE International (Cert 15) starring Naomi Watts and Clive Owen is showing at Cineworld in Huntingdon.
This adrenaline-fuelled thriller follows Interpol agent Louis Salinger (Owen) and Manhattan district attorney Eleanor Whitman (Watts) as they discover a catalogue of illegal activities including money laundering and arms trading.
Saturday (March 7)
THE Rock 'n' Blues Covers Band - The Saddle, Kimbolton, from 8.30pm.
RED Hot Silly Peppers, tribute band - The Haymakers, Cambridge, from 9pm. 01223 367417.
BILLY de Laine, comedy vocalist covering 50s-80s music, rock 'n' roll and swing - Hyde Park, St Neots, from 9pm.
CHARMA, classic rock duo - Lord Protector, Hartford, from 8.45pm.
FINGERS of Rightness, rock covers band - The Horseshoe Inn, Offord D'Arcy, from 9pm.
DALE Taylor, acoustic covers - The Victoria, Huntingdon, from 8.30pm.
FAITH Stealers - George and Dragon, Eaton Socon, from 8.45pm.
MATT Harvey singer/guitarist - Floods Tavern, St Ives, from 8pm-11pm. 01480 467773.
A MODEL railway exhibition is being held at Buckden Millennium Centre in Burberry Road from 10am to 5pm. It is St Neots Model Railway Club's biennial exhibition and will include a variety of railway layouts.
INFORMATION: Entry is �3.50 for adults, �2.50 for children or �9 for a family. 01487 454927.
INDOOR car boot sale with raffle and refreshments - Old School Hall, Green End Road, Sawtry, 10am-noon. �6 per table. 01487 832503.
CAR boot sale - Thomas Deacon Academy (main staff car park), Queen's Gardens, Peterborough, 7am-noon, buyers pay 20p entry, sellers can set up from 6am, pitches cost �5 from Sarah on 01733 426060 ext 6398.
QUIZ night with supper and a licensed bar - Hemingford Abbots Village Hall, 7pm. �8. Tickets from 01480 393493/352789. In aid of the amenity land acquisition.
Sunday (March 8)
STEVE Lockwood is hosting a harmonica workshop at the Commemoration Hall in High Street, Huntingdon from 10am to 2pm.
The workshop in Huntingdon is open to anyone who wants to learn to play the harmonica and those who already play but need some tips.
INFORMATION: Tickets cost �20/�15 from the Card Gallery in Market Square, Huntingdon or 01480 455167.
BIG John - Lord Protector, Hartford, from 2pm-5pm.
JAM Night - Hare and Hounds, Eynesbury, from 8pm.
SPLIT Whiskers - Nelsons Head, St Ives, from 2.30pm-5.30pm.
MATT Harvey - Floods Tavern, St Ives, 2.30pm-5pm.
CAR boot sale - Huntingdon Racecourse, Brampton, from 10.30am, entry is �1 before 11.30am and 50p after, sellers pay �7 for a car pitch or �12 for a van pitch. www.huntingdon-racecourse.co.uk