Beer fest, bands and DJs

Andy Simmonds at The Ploughman.
Andy Simmonds at The Ploughman.
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A look at what is happening in the pubs and clubs around Peterborough this weekend.

The Ploughman pub at Werrington is holding a charity weekend beer festival in aid of the Kelly Simmonds Fund which supports Heltwate School in Bretton.

There are 58 real ales on offer from all the local breweries and others stretching from Cornwall to Scotland.

There will be live music on Friday (The Replicas), Saturday (Hooker) and Sunday (The Nuggets) and a German barbecue all weekend.


Live Music

Peterborough Conservative Club: The Laurie Haley Duo 8.30pm Guests £2

The Dragon, Werrington: THE ROCKET DOGS. 9pm

North Street Bar: The Rainmen – 11pm

Fayre Spot, Bretton: One Eyed Cats

The Crown, Lincoln Road, New England: The Rocket Dogs. Local 5-piece high-energy anthemic rock/pop/punk covers band. Fast becoming one of the best in the area! Free from 9pm

The Granary, Long Sutton: ROCK OUT. 8.30pm


Halo, New Road, Peterborough: DJs from 9pm

Reflex, Broadway: Creation, gay friendly club night, 2-4-1 cocktails, 10pm

Brewery Tap: The Whole Point, Lively playlists on vinyl, 60s mod, northern soul, Tamla, mod revival, 2tone, ska. free entry, 9pm – late.

Sawtry Club: Rock and roll night, 8pm to 11.30pm


Northfields Inn, St Paul’s road: Sonny’s Disco, 9pm, free entry

The Office, Oundle Road: United Cultures DJs, sexy house and garage, 9pm to late, every Friday

The Falcon, Whittlesey: No Silence Sounds disco, 8pm


Live Music

Peterborough Conservative Club: The Thomas Jay Trio 8.30pm Free Entry

The Crown, Lincoln Road, New England: The Gangsters. 8-piece highly fuelled local ska band. Originals plus covers; guaranteed to have all die-hard music lovers skanking, dancing, moving and grooving. Free from 9pm

Ebeneezers, Woodston: RAPTURE. 9pm (£2 Non Members, Members Free)

Parkway Club, Maskew Ave: PHOENIX, Membs £3 Guests £4

Wisbech and District Ex-Services Club: Roy McManus, playing songs from 1940’s to the present day, from 8pm. Non-members welcome

Angel Inn, Yarwell: Lloyd Watson Band, 9pm


Brewery Tap: Saturday Night Brew, chill and dance with great music, craft beer and cocktails 9pm - late FREE Entry.

Solstice, Northminster: Live DJ in the main room and SolGarden from 9pm

Mama Liz’s, Stamford: EHS – Funk / Hip Hop / Reggae / Groove – 9pm – Free

North Street Bar: Eclectic Ballroom, DJ set 10pm, free


Carpenters Arm, Stanground: 4pm

Geneva Bar, Geneva Street: Kushty Karaoke, 9pm to 2am, free

Golden Lion Pub, Church Street, Stanground: Disco and karaoke, 6pm onwards

Voodoo Lounge, Stamford: DR Gumbo’s Soul Funk Stew – Funk N Soul N Cheese N Roll – 9pm – Free


Live Music

The Crown, Lincoln Road, New England: Bon Rogers. Professional local musician, Sunday afternoon chilled acoustic set. Free from 4pm

Peterborough Conservative Club: Jazzbeens 12.15pm Guests £2

the Cock Inn, Werrington: The Davison Woods Band reunion, 8-30pm

Parkway Club, Maskew Ave: STUART BURR, Membs £3 Guests £4


Carpenter’s Arms, Coates: 8pm