What's On - Village Events Calendar

We endeavour to publicise local events and are always pleased to be contacted with details. Helmdon Parish Council cannot accept any responsibility for external information provided nor any web-links. CLICK ON A CALENDAR ENTRY to see details. If details have BLUE heading then click on heading for 'More Details' or 'Contact Us' page. See also 'Local News' for events outside Helmdon.

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HELMDON FESTIVAL, 2pm-10pm, 3 Venues

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 21:00

Helmdon Festival offers activities and entertainment for children & adults. Click here for more information (on www.helmdon.org.uk)

The date of the HELMDON FESTIVAL changed (was 3d July) due to extension of the Covid restrictions. Some of what was planned could have gone ahead but key parts of the plans would not have been possible. The new date is August Bank Holiday Monday 30 August.

Venue:
Reading Room, Fat Landlord & School Playing Field
Contact:
Morag Underwood
Tags: Community

Village Café & Post Office, Reading Room 10:00 - 12:00

Tue, 31 Aug 2021 11:00

The Village Café in the Reading Room (20 Church Street) opens Tuesdays between 10am and midday for refreshments and a chance to catch up with news from other residents and visitors. As at September 2019, prices are: Tea or Coffee £1; Slice of Cake £1; Soft drink with Biscuit or Savoury £1.

For those requiring internet or mobile phone services while enjoying their refreshments, super-fast broadband internet is available and free (WiFi service provided by Tove Valley Broadband). For those who prefer printed reading material, book swap is available in smaller (committee) room. Click here for more information about Book Swap & DVD Loan facility.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 10am till midday - Reading Room

Tue, 31 Aug 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Bus to Banbury, 10:20, 10:21, 10:22

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 10:20

Free service for local residents - click here for details

Venue:
3 pickup points in Helmdon
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks leave from outside the Reading Room every Thursday at 1.45pm.
The walk is up to 3 miles and finishes at the Reading Room.
All welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

Venue:
Start/Finish at Reading Room
Contact:
Roger Miles

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 2pm till 4pm - Reading Room

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 15:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Everyone welcome to the Helmdon Reading Room AGM

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 19:30

Helmdon Reading Room AGM will be held on Thursday 2nd September 2021 at 7.30pm in The Reading Room.

Everyone is welcome to attend. See agenda below.

Agenda, Reading Room AGM, 2021

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Jo Kirtland - Secretary

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 10am till midday - Reading Room

Sat, 04 Sep 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

FLOWER AND PRODUCE SHOW, 2:30-4:00pm

Sat, 04 Sep 2021 15:00

Helmdon's Flower and Produce Show encourages people of all ages to grow and display fruits, vegetables and flowers and to demonstrate their skill in making preserves or baking bread and cakes.

It culminates in the annual show in the Reading Room, which is always well attended and raises money for local charities.

Click here to contact Phillip Ward

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Phillip Ward

Village Café & Post Office, Reading Room 10:00 - 12:00

Tue, 07 Sep 2021 11:00

The Village Café in the Reading Room (20 Church Street) opens Tuesdays between 10am and midday for refreshments and a chance to catch up with news from other residents and visitors. As at September 2019, prices are: Tea or Coffee £1; Slice of Cake £1; Soft drink with Biscuit or Savoury £1.

For those requiring internet or mobile phone services while enjoying their refreshments, super-fast broadband internet is available and free (WiFi service provided by Tove Valley Broadband). For those who prefer printed reading material, book swap is available in smaller (committee) room. Click here for more information about Book Swap & DVD Loan facility.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 10am till midday - Reading Room

Tue, 07 Sep 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks leave from outside the Reading Room every Thursday at 1.45pm.
The walk is up to 3 miles and finishes at the Reading Room.
All welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

Venue:
Start/Finish at Reading Room
Contact:
Roger Miles

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 2pm till 4pm - Reading Room

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 15:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Finance Committee meeting

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 20:00

Meeting of the Finance Committee.

Venue:
Committee room at the Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Agenda - Finance Committee - 9 September 2021 (PDF, 96 Kb)
Minutes:
Minutes - Finance Committee - 9 September 2021 (PDF, 214 Kb)

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 10am till midday - Reading Room

Sat, 11 Sep 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 10am till midday - Reading Room

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Village Café & Post Office, Reading Room 10:00 - 12:00

Tue, 14 Sep 2021 11:00

The Village Café in the Reading Room (20 Church Street) opens Tuesdays between 10am and midday for refreshments and a chance to catch up with news from other residents and visitors. As at September 2019, prices are: Tea or Coffee £1; Slice of Cake £1; Soft drink with Biscuit or Savoury £1.

For those requiring internet or mobile phone services while enjoying their refreshments, super-fast broadband internet is available and free (WiFi service provided by Tove Valley Broadband). For those who prefer printed reading material, book swap is available in smaller (committee) room. Click here for more information about Book Swap & DVD Loan facility.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café

Helmdon Women's Club - Bomb Disposal, a talk by Ian Jones, 7pm

Wed, 15 Sep 2021 19:00

Helmdon Women's Club present "Bomb Disposal", a talk by Ian Jones - Wednesday September 15th 2021, Helmdon Reading Room.

All welcome to hear this fascinating speaker who has worked in Bomb Disposal in the Army in Belfast since 1982, then in the Counter Terrorist unit of the Metropolitan Police since 1994.

Doors open 7pm, Speaker from 7.30 pm

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Fiona Mason, fomason@hotmail.com

Helmdon 200 Club AGM, 7.30pm, Helmdon Church

Wed, 15 Sep 2021 19:30

Open to all members of the Helmdon 200 Club.
We will welcome anyone who wants to join the committee.

The 200 Club has been going for over 10 years now, so it has raised over £50,000 which is a terrific achievement.

Please click on title above for more information or contact Hugh Walmsley (hughwalmsley@hotmail.co.uk)

Venue:
Helmdon Church
Contact:
Hugh Walmsley

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks leave from outside the Reading Room every Thursday at 1.45pm.
The walk is up to 3 miles and finishes at the Reading Room.
All welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

Venue:
Start/Finish at Reading Room
Contact:
Roger Miles

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 2pm till 4pm - Reading Room

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 15:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 10am till midday - Reading Room

Sat, 18 Sep 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 10am till midday - Reading Room

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Village Café & Post Office, Reading Room 10:00 - 12:00

Tue, 21 Sep 2021 11:00

The Village Café in the Reading Room (20 Church Street) opens Tuesdays between 10am and midday for refreshments and a chance to catch up with news from other residents and visitors. As at September 2019, prices are: Tea or Coffee £1; Slice of Cake £1; Soft drink with Biscuit or Savoury £1.

For those requiring internet or mobile phone services while enjoying their refreshments, super-fast broadband internet is available and free (WiFi service provided by Tove Valley Broadband). For those who prefer printed reading material, book swap is available in smaller (committee) room. Click here for more information about Book Swap & DVD Loan facility.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café

Parish Council Main Meeting

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 19:30

Main meeting of the Parish Council.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Agenda - Council Meeting - 22 September 2021 (PDF, 92 Kb)
Documents:
Finance Report - 22 September 2021 (PDF, 162 Kb)

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks leave from outside the Reading Room every Thursday at 1.45pm.
The walk is up to 3 miles and finishes at the Reading Room.
All welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

Venue:
Start/Finish at Reading Room
Contact:
Roger Miles

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 2pm till 4pm - Reading Room

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Post Office - 2pm till 4pm - Reading Room

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 15:00

Post Office open Thursdays - 2pm till 4pm - Helmdon Reading Room, 20 Church Street.

Please click here (or above heading) for more information

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 10am till midday - Reading Room

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 10am till midday - Reading Room

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Village Café & Post Office, Reading Room 10:00 - 12:00

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 11:00

The Village Café in the Reading Room (20 Church Street) opens Tuesdays between 10am and midday for refreshments and a chance to catch up with news from other residents and visitors. As at September 2019, prices are: Tea or Coffee £1; Slice of Cake £1; Soft drink with Biscuit or Savoury £1.

For those requiring internet or mobile phone services while enjoying their refreshments, super-fast broadband internet is available and free (WiFi service provided by Tove Valley Broadband). For those who prefer printed reading material, book swap is available in smaller (committee) room. Click here for more information about Book Swap & DVD Loan facility.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks leave from outside the Reading Room every Thursday at 1.45pm.
The walk is up to 3 miles and finishes at the Reading Room.
All welcome. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

Venue:
Start/Finish at Reading Room
Contact:
Roger Miles

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 2pm till 4pm - Reading Room

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 15:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Post Office - 2pm till 4pm - Reading Room

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 15:00

Post Office open Thursdays - 2pm till 4pm - Helmdon Reading Room, 20 Church Street.

Please click here (or above heading) for more information

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

Book Swap / DVD Loan - 10am till midday - Reading Room

Sat, 02 Oct 2021 11:00

Books to exchange and DVDs to borrow** / exchange.

Open Saturday and Tuesday mornings 10am till midday and Thursday afternoons 2pm till 4pm.

Please continue to use the facility ...we have some great books and DVDs for both adults and children.

**Some disks belong to Helmdon Presents - please borrow then return for others to use (they are labelled). Others disks can be treated as normal exchange/swap items.

  • Hand sanitiser is provided for use on entry and exit.
  • Please click here (or above heading) for more information.
Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood