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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Summer Evening Walk

Mon, 27 May 2019 19:00

Evening walk to Shortgrove Wood and back via the Astwell track. Meet outside the Pub at 7pm

Venue:
Start at the Fat landlord
Contact:
Phillip Ward

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

Tue, 28 May 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

Planning Committee meeting

Wed, 29 May 2019 20:30

Meeting of the Planning Committee. This is a public meeting, all are welcome.

Venue:
Committee Room, Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Agenda, Planning, 2019-05-29 (PDF, 327 Kb)
Minutes:
Minutes, Planning, 2019-05-29 (MS Word, 80 Kb)

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 30 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, 30 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.

Summer Evening Walk

Mon, 03 Jun 2019 19:09

Evening Walk to Weston. Meet outside the Pub.

Venue:
The Fat Landlord
Contact:
Phillip Ward

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

Tue, 04 Jun 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 trip to Nene Valley Wetlands / Rushden Lakes Shopping

Wed, 05 Jun 2019 10:00

Helmdon Fellowship trip to Nene Valley Wetlands / Rushden Lakes Shopping. Leave at 10am.
Members £10 Visitors £12

Venue:
See description above
Contact:
Carol Brookhouse

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 06 Jun 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, 06 Jun 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.

Summer Evening Walk

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 19:00

Evening Walk via Astwell Castle. Meet outside the Pub

Venue:
The Fat Landlord
Contact:
Phillip Ward

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

Tue, 11 Jun 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 Janine Kilroe "Piers - Their History and Future"

Wed, 12 Jun 2019 19:30

Starts at 7.30 pm - All Welcome
"Piers - Their History and Future" with guest speaker Janine Kilroe.

Competition: A seaside item
Refreshments: Ann S and Mary S

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Vanessa Vicars
Tags: WI

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 13 Jun 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 NOT open today)

Thu, 13 Jun 2019 16:00

NOTE THAT POST OFFICE WILL NOT BE AVAILABLE TODAY

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
tba
Tags: P.O.
Bridge Players Summer Production

Bridge Players Summer Production

Thu, 13 Jun 2019 19:00

Helmdon Bridge Players present their annual summer performance. This year we will be performing 'Dark Road' and 'The Last Visitor'. Doors open 7:00pm - Curtain up at 7:30pm.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Robert Duncombe (hello@robertduncombe.com)
Bridge Players Summer Production

Bridge Players Summer Production

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 19:00

Helmdon Bridge Players present their annual summer performance. This year we will be performing 'Dark Road' and 'The Last Visitor'. Doors open 7:00pm - Curtain up at 7:30pm.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Robert Duncombe (hello@robertduncombe.com)
Bridge Players Summer Production

Bridge Players Summer Production

Sat, 15 Jun 2019 19:00

Helmdon Bridge Players present their annual summer performance. This year we will be performing 'Dark Road' and 'The Last Visitor'. Doors open 7:00pm - Curtain up at 7:30pm.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Robert Duncombe (hello@robertduncombe.com)

Summer Evening Walk

Mon, 17 Jun 2019 19:00

Summer Walk over the Welsh Lane to Halse Wood and back via Tanks a Lot. Meet at the Pub

Venue:
The Fat Landlord
Contact:
Phillip Ward

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

Tue, 18 Jun 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 - Visit to Blackpits

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 19:30

A visit to Blackpits in Welsh Lane to see the workings of the recycling centre; with Ed Bastow, Managing Director of the Material Change company. Members to go directly to the Welsh lane recycling site (car share to be organised closer to the date)

Venue:
Blackpits
Contact:
Danielle Jackson

Planning Committee meeting

Wed, 19 Jun 2019 21:00

Meeting of the Planning Committee, Wednesday 19th June, 2019 - 9pm start. All welcome.

Venue:
Committee Room, Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Agenda, Planning, 2019-06-19 (MS Word, 72 Kb)
Minutes:
Minutes, Planning, 2019-06-19 (MS Word, 80 Kb)

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 20 Jun 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, 20 Jun 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.

Pimlico Light Railway - Running today 3-5pm

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 16:00

Scheduled running of the Pimlico Light Railway. Please click on heading above for details of other running dates.

Venue:
Pimlico House
Contact:
John Roberts
Tags: Pimlico

Summer Evening Walk

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 19:00

Summer Walk - Meet at the Pub 7pm

Venue:
The Fat Landlord
Contact:
Phillip Ward

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

Tue, 25 Jun 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

Community Lunch at 'The Fat Landlord' (Midday to 2pm)

Tue, 25 Jun 2019 13:00

Every second and fourth Tuesday of the month, The Fat Landlord pub will be hosting a community lunch for the 'golden' members of our community. The menu, which will change on each occasion, will consist of a choice of two main dishes, a dessert, a tea/coffee. This will be priced at £7.50

Venue:
The Fat Landlord
Contact:
Kirsten

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 27 Jun 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, 27 Jun 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.

Musical evening - Helmdon Church

Thu, 27 Jun 2019 19:00

Thursday 27th June - Helmdon Church - 7pm

Musical items performed by some local talented youngsters and the Astwell Benefice Church Choir.

Interval drinks and a finger buffet.

No ticket required, donations welcome. Donations will go to the Mother's Union charity Special Relief. There are Mothers Union members all over the world so funds can be sent direct where ever there is a disaster.

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

Helmdon Presents..."Burn, Burn, Burn"

Fri, 28 Jun 2019 19:10

Fri 28 June - Burn, Burn, Burn (2015) comedy;drama; 106 mins; 15

Following the death of their friend, two girls in their late twenties embark on a road trip to spread his ashes. Seph and Alex take turns driving. Dan is in the glove compartment, in tupperware, decreasing in volume as the trip progresses.

Film starts at 7.30 and lasts 1 hour 46mins. Refreshments available from 7:10pm . Guests welcome for £3. Certificate 15.

Look forward to seeing you there

Venue:
Reading Room, Helmdon
Contact:
under.wood@btinternet.com

Village Fete

Sat, 29 Jun 2019 14:00

Annual Village Fete to be held in the grounds of Fountain House, Wappenham Road by kind permission of Alastair and Susannah Crabbe.

Venue:
Fountain House, Wappenham Road
Contact:
Bill Elkington