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.

Peal by Northamptonshire Ringers at Helmdon Church

Mon, 01 Apr 2019 15:00

Ringing a full peal of six bells (as we have in Helmdon) will take around 3 hours - not an easy feat.

For more information on ringing a peal see wikipedia https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ring_of_bells

Venue:
St Mary Magdalene, Helmdon
Contact:
Helmdon Church Bellringers
Tags: Community

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

Tue, 02 Apr 2019 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 Fellowship Coffee Morning

Wed, 03 Apr 2019 10:00

10 am to 11.30 am at Acres End, Field Way

Come and chat over a cup of tea or coffee and cake.

Venue:
Acres End, Field Way
Contact:
Barbara Buxton

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 04 Apr 2019 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 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, 04 Apr 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.

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

Tue, 09 Apr 2019 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

WI Meeting - Guest Speaker Christine Farmer "Where there's a Quill there's a Play"

Wed, 10 Apr 2019 19:30

Starts at 7.30 pm - All Welcome

"Where there's a Quill there's a Play" with guest speaker Christine Farmer

Competition: Shakespeare quotation
Refreshments: Margaret R, Pauline and Pam M

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Vanessa Vicars
Tags: WI

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 11 Apr 2019 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 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, 11 Apr 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.

Helmdon Fellowship meeting with talk and tea

Fri, 12 Apr 2019 14:30

Talk on Colour Blindness, followed by tea

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Barbara Buxton

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

Tue, 16 Apr 2019 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

Women's Club - Tai-Chi

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 19:30

Tai-Chi demonstration and participation in this ancient Chinese soft martial art with Martin Edwards

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Danielle Jackson

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 18 Apr 2019 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 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, 18 Apr 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.

Blackpits Compost Shovel Day

Sat, 20 Apr 2019 08:00

Blackpits will be hosting a compost give-away day at Helmdon Compost Site on Saturday 20 April 2019. The compost will be available to collect between the hours of 08:00 – 12:00 only. Residents will be restricted to 5 bags/buckets each. No trailers will be allowed. Residents should bring their own bags/buckets and shovels for loading. Compost will be stockpiled on the compost pad adjacent to the weighbridge. Residents are asked to pull their cars onto the pad and off the access road so as not to block the weighbridge as the site will be operational at the time.

Residents should not turn up days either side of the Saturday please as these will be normal working days and we will not be able to accommodate members of the public for health and safety reasons.

Venue:
Blackpits
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Tags: Community

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

Tue, 23 Apr 2019 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

Annual Parish Meeting

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 19:30

The Helmdon Annual Parish Meeting will be held in the reading room on 24th April 2019. More details to follow.

Venue:
Helmdon Reading Room
Contact:
Parish Clerk

Annual Parish Meeting

Wed, 24 Apr 2019 19:30

Annual Parish Meeting - 7:30pm, all welcome

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Agenda, Annual Parish Meeting, 2019-04-24 (MS Word, 1 Kb)
Tags: Agendas

Parents and Tots, at Church, 10am - Midday

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 12:00

Parents and Tots is open every Thursday, from 25th April until end of school summer term, 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 - Every Thursday

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 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 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, 25 Apr 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.

Acorns Food & Drink Quiz

Sat, 27 Apr 2019 19:30

Helmdon Acorns Food & Drink quiz. Teams of up to 8, £4.00 per ticket. 7:30pm for 8pm start.

Cash bar, snacks and a raffle available. Call Kat Carter on 07872 421977 for tickets

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
07872 421977
Tags: Community

Village Litter Pick

Sun, 28 Apr 2019 11:00

Village litter pick - all welcome. Sunday 28th April, 11am at the school. Bags provided, bring gloves. Free tea & cake available to all helpers at the end.

Venue:
Helmdon Primary School
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Documents:
Litter Pick 2019 (Word Document, 1 Kb)
Tags: Community

Pimlico Light Railway - Running today 3-5pm

Sun, 28 Apr 2019 16:00

Today is first scheduled running of the Pimlico Light Railway for 2019. Please click on heading above for details of other running dates.

Venue:
Pimlico House
Contact:
John Roberts
Tags: Pimlico

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

Tue, 30 Apr 2019 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 Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 02 May 2019 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 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, 02 May 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.