Helmdon Parish Council

Serving the people of Helmdon

Clerk: Ms Helen du Bois
2A Station Road, Helmdon
Northamptonshire NN13 5QT

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 Village Cafe and Post Office - 10am to Midday - Reading Room

Tue, 27 Nov 2018 10:00

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 October 2018, prices are £1 for Tea or Coffee, and 75p for a slice of cake. Biscuits and juice drinks are also available.

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, the Café now has a paperback book-swap table.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside

Benefice Midweek Communion

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 10:00

Benefice Midweek Communion at St Mary Magdalene, Helmdon

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene, Helmdon
Contact:
Bill Elkington

Mothers' Union

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 19:30

TBA

Venue:
12a Church Street
Contact:
Mothers' Union Committee

Parish Council Main Meeting

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 20:00

A full meeting of the Parish Council which follows the Annual Meeting. All members of the public are welcome.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Agenda, Main, 2018-11-28 (PDF, 210 Kb)
Minutes:
Minutes, Main, 2018-11-28 (PDF, 821 Kb)

Free bus to Banbury

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 10:20

There will be three pick-ups in Helmdon:

10:20am – Wappenham Road, at the top of Field Way

10:21am – Station Road, at the bottom of Church Road

10:22am – Station Road, at the entrance to Hintons Close

Returning from Banbury bus station at 1pm

This bus is free to all residents and will run every Thursday until further notice.

Venue:
Helmdon
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk

Parents and Tots, at Church, 10am - Midday

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 12:00

Parents and Tots is starting for the autumn term on Thursday September 6th from 10am until 12 o'clock.

We shall be in church from 9.30 setting up if it suits any body to come earlier straight from Acorns or school.

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene, Helmdon
Contact:
Ann Smith

Helmdon Health Walks

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks leave from outside the Reading Room every Thursday (except 27 December) at 1.45pm.
The walk is up to 3 miles and finishes at the Reading Room for tea and cake. All welcome.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

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

Helmdon Post Office - Reading Room 2-4pm

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 16:00

Helmdon Post Office in the Reading Room, Church Street, 2pm-4pm.
Click on heading for more information.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
tba
Screening of Blade Runner 2049 (15), 7:30pm, Reading Room

Screening of Blade Runner 2049 (15), 7:30pm, Reading Room

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 19:30

Open to everyone: Screening of Blade Runner 2049 (15)
7.30pm Thursday 29 Nov 2018 at Helmdon Reading Room

Right on your doorstep and at the bargain price of £3, or free to film club members. Refreshments available.

Venue:
Helmdon Reading Room
Contact:
Emma Gray - ejgray30@gmail.com

Christmas Fair organised by Helmdon Church, 1pm-4pm?

Sat, 01 Dec 2018 16:00

From 13:00 - All welcome

Santa's Grotto, stalls, refreshments, Christmas Raffle and lots more

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Bill Elkington

Parish Communion with Gifts and Carols

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 10:00

Helmdon Parish Communion with gifts and carols with the Revd Lulu Pelly

In St Mary Magdalene starting at 10.30 am

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene, Helmdon
Contact:
Bill Elkington

Benefice Communion for Advent Sunday

Sun, 02 Dec 2018 10:30

Benefice Communion for Advent Sunday with Blessing of the wreaths with Rev'd Doug Spenceley, Bishop's Vicar for Schools

In St Mary Magdalene starting at 10.30 am

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene, Helmdon
Contact:
Bill Elkington

Helmdon Village Café & Post Office - 10am to Midday - Reading Room

Tue, 04 Dec 2018 12:00

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 October 2018, prices are £1 for Tea or Coffee, and 75p for a slice of cake. Biscuits and juice drinks are also available.

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, the Café now has a paperback book-swap table.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café

Planning Committee meeting

Tue, 04 Dec 2018 20:30

Meeting of the Planning Committee on 4th December 2018. This is a public meeting, all welcome.

Venue:
Committee Room, Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Agenda, Planning, 2018-12-04 (PDF, 328 Kb)

Mothers' Union Advent Communion Service

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 10:30

In St Mary Magdalene, Helmdon at 10.30

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene, Helmdon
Contact:
Mothers' Union Committee

Helmdon WI Christmas Party

Wed, 05 Dec 2018 19:00

All Welcome

Venue:
Helmdon Reading Room
Contact:
Women's Club Committee

Free bus to Banbury

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 10:20

There will be three pick-ups in Helmdon:

10:20am – Wappenham Road, at the top of Field Way

10:21am – Station Road, at the bottom of Church Road

10:22am – Station Road, at the entrance to Hintons Close

Returning from Banbury bus station at 1pm

This bus is free to all residents and will run every Thursday until further notice.

Venue:
Helmdon
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk

Parents and Tots, at Church, 10am - Midday

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 12:00

Parents and Tots is starting for the autumn term on Thursday September 6th from 10am until 12 o'clock.

We shall be in church from 9.30 setting up if it suits any body to come earlier straight from Acorns or school.

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene, Helmdon
Contact:
Ann Smith

Helmdon Health Walks

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks leave from outside the Reading Room every Thursday (except 27 December) at 1.45pm.
The walk is up to 3 miles and finishes at the Reading Room for tea and cake. All welcome.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

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

Helmdon Post Office - Reading Room 2-4pm

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 16:00

Helmdon Post Office in the Reading Room, Church Street, 2pm-4pm.
Click on heading for more information.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
tba

Bridge Players 30th Anniversary Performance of Cinderella

Thu, 06 Dec 2018 19:00

Helmdon Bridge Players celebrate their 30th anniversary with their Christmas Pantomime Cinderella.

Venue:
Helmdon Primary School Hall
Contact:
Helmdon Bridge Players

Mothers' Union Service

Fri, 07 Dec 2018 19:30

Benefice Advent Service

Venue:
12a Church Street
Contact:
Mothers' Union Committee

Bridge Players 30th Anniversary Performance of Cinderella

Fri, 07 Dec 2018 19:30

Helmdon Bridge Players celebrate their 30th anniversary with their Christmas Pantomime Cinderella.

Venue:
Helmdon Primary School Hall
Contact:
Helmdon Bridge Players

Bridge Players 30th Anniversary Performance of Cinderella

Sat, 08 Dec 2018 14:30

Helmdon Bridge Players celebrate their 30th anniversary with their Christmas Pantomime Cinderella.

Venue:
Helmdon Primary School Hall
Contact:
Helmdon Bridge Players

Bridge Players 30th Anniversary Performance of Cinderella

Sat, 08 Dec 2018 19:30

Helmdon Bridge Players celebrate their 30th anniversary with their Christmas Pantomime Cinderella.

Venue:
Helmdon Primary School Hall
Contact:
Helmdon Bridge Players

Helmdon Village Café & Post Office - 10am to Midday - Reading Room

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 12:00

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 October 2018, prices are £1 for Tea or Coffee, and 75p for a slice of cake. Biscuits and juice drinks are also available.

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, the Café now has a paperback book-swap table.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: Café

Helmdon Primary School Nativity Play. 2pm. at Helmdon Church

Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:00

Helmdon Primary School nativity play will take place in the church at 2pm on Tuesday 11th December and Wednesday 12th December.

Helmdon villagers are invited to come and watch.

Venue:
Helmdon Parish Church
Contact:
Julie Crouch

Helmdon Primary School Nativity Play. 2pm. at Helmdon Church

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 14:00

Helmdon Primary School nativity play will take place in the church at 2pm on Tuesday 11th December and Wednesday 12th December.

Helmdon villagers are invited to come and watch.

Venue:
Helmdon Parish Church
Contact:
Julie Crouch

Women's Club Christmas Party

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 19:30

The Club's Christmas Party 2018

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Danielle Jackson

Free bus to Banbury

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 10:20

There will be three pick-ups in Helmdon:

10:20am – Wappenham Road, at the top of Field Way

10:21am – Station Road, at the bottom of Church Road

10:22am – Station Road, at the entrance to Hintons Close

Returning from Banbury bus station at 1pm

This bus is free to all residents and will run every Thursday until further notice.

Venue:
Helmdon
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk

Parents and Tots, at Church, 10am - Midday

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 12:00

Parents and Tots is starting for the autumn term on Thursday September 6th from 10am until 12 o'clock.

We shall be in church from 9.30 setting up if it suits any body to come earlier straight from Acorns or school.

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene, Helmdon
Contact:
Ann Smith

Helmdon Health Walks

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks leave from outside the Reading Room every Thursday (except 27 December) at 1.45pm.
The walk is up to 3 miles and finishes at the Reading Room for tea and cake. All welcome.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

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

Helmdon Post Office - Reading Room 2-4pm

Thu, 13 Dec 2018 16:00

Helmdon Post Office in the Reading Room, Church Street, 2pm-4pm.
Click on heading for more information.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
tba

Messy Christingle, 4pm for 4:30pm

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 16:30

Messy Christingle in Helmdon Church - 4pm for the Messy Bit. 4:30pm for the Christingle.

Venue:
Helmdon Parish Church
Contact:
Bill Elkington

Post Office - 10am to Midday - Reading Room

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 12:00

The Village Café is not running today - sorry.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Lynn Gartside
Tags: P.O.

Lunch Club

Tue, 18 Dec 2018 12:30

12.30 for 13.00

All are welcome - please pre-book with Judith

Venue:
Helmdon Reading Room
Contact:
Judith Elkington 01295 760438

Free bus to Banbury

Thu, 20 Dec 2018 10:20

There will be three pick-ups in Helmdon:

10:20am – Wappenham Road, at the top of Field Way

10:21am – Station Road, at the bottom of Church Road

10:22am – Station Road, at the entrance to Hintons Close

Returning from Banbury bus station at 1pm

This bus is free to all residents and will run every Thursday until further notice.

Venue:
Helmdon
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk

Parents and Tots, at Church, 10am - Midday

Thu, 20 Dec 2018 12:00

Parents and Tots is starting for the autumn term on Thursday September 6th from 10am until 12 o'clock.

We shall be in church from 9.30 setting up if it suits any body to come earlier straight from Acorns or school.

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene, Helmdon
Contact:
Ann Smith

Helmdon Health Walks - Last of 2018

Thu, 20 Dec 2018 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks leave from outside the Reading Room every Thursday (except 27 December) at 1.45pm.
The walk is up to 3 miles and finishes at the Reading Room for tea and cake. All welcome.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

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

Helmdon Post Office - Reading Room 2-4pm

Thu, 20 Dec 2018 16:00

Helmdon Post Office in the Reading Room, Church Street, 2pm-4pm.
Click on heading for more information.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
tba

Carols by Candlelight, 7:30pm

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 19:30

Carols by Candlelight in Helmdon Church

Venue:
Helmdon Parish Church
Contact:
Bill Elkington

Midnight Communion, 11:30pm

Mon, 24 Dec 2018 23:30

Midnight Communion, 11:30pm at Helmdon Church

Venue:
Helmdon Parish Church
Contact:
Bill Elkington

Christmas Day Family Communion, 10am

Tue, 25 Dec 2018 10:00

Christmas Day Family Communion at Helmdon Church

Venue:
Helmdon Parish Church
Contact:
Bill Elkington

Helmdon Post Office - Reading Room 2-4pm

Thu, 27 Dec 2018 16:00

Helmdon Post Office in the Reading Room, Church Street, 2pm-4pm.
Click on heading for more information.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
tba

Free bus to Banbury

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 10:20

There will be three pick-ups in Helmdon:

10:20am – Wappenham Road, at the top of Field Way

10:21am – Station Road, at the bottom of Church Road

10:22am – Station Road, at the entrance to Hintons Close

Returning from Banbury bus station at 1pm

This bus is free to all residents and will run every Thursday until further notice.

Venue:
Helmdon
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk

Parents and Tots, at Church, 10am - Midday

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 12:00

Parents and Tots is open on first Thursday of the month, until Easter, from 10am until 12 o'clock.

We shall be in church from 9.30 setting up if it suits any body to come earlier straight from Acorns or school.

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene, Helmdon
Contact:
Ann Smith

**No** Health Walk today

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 13:45

Helmdon Health Walks start again on Thursday 10th January 2019 at 1.45pm.

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

Helmdon Post Office - Reading Room 2-4pm

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 16:00

Helmdon Post Office in the Reading Room, Church Street, 2pm-4pm.
Click on heading for more information.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
tba
Tags: P.O.

Film Club, 7:10 for 7:30pm

Fri, 04 Jan 2019 19:30

7:10 for 7:30
Film: Call Me By Your Name

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood
Tags: Film Club