What's On - Village Events Calendar

We endeavour to publicise local events. Please use the Form under the 'Contact Us' Menu Item to provide details of events. Helmdon Parish Council cannot accept any responsibility for information or web-links provided by external websites. CLICK ON AN ENTRY to see details. Many have BLUE headings to click for MORE INFORMATION. If using a phone screen, LANDSCAPE MODE is recommended to see more details for each day.

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

Tue, 30 Aug 2022 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, 30 Aug 2022 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, 01 Sep 2022 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 (when available). 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, 01 Sep 2022 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, 03 Sep 2022 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, 06 Sep 2022 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, 06 Sep 2022 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, 08 Sep 2022 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 (when available). 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, 08 Sep 2022 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

Ride and Stride - Social event for all ages - help preserve our Ancient Churches

Sat, 10 Sep 2022 10:00

This year's Ride and Stride around the district will be taking place on SATURDAY 10th SEPTEMBER. A fabulous way to see the countryside and visit some of the most beautiful buildings in the county.

A great Social Event for all ages which raises funds to preserve our ancient churches.

For more information please email your Area Organisers who will put you in touch with your nearest Local Organiser...
Susan Gale at susan.gale_tilehouse@yahoo.com
Sally McGurk at mcgurk6@hotmail.com

Click on Heading above for general County information.

Venue:
Various
Contact:
Susan Gale or Sally McGurk
Tags: Community

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

Sat, 10 Sep 2022 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, 13 Sep 2022 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, 13 Sep 2022 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

Planning Committee meeting

Wed, 14 Sep 2022 19:30

Meeting of the Planning Committee

Venue:
Committee Room, Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Planning Agenda 14092022 (PDF, 74 Kb)

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 15 Sep 2022 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 (when available). 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, 15 Sep 2022 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, 15 Sep 2022 19:30

Meeting of the Finance Committee.

Venue:
Main room at the Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Finance Agenda 15092022 (PDF, 59 Kb)

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

Sat, 17 Sep 2022 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

Fiori Musicali in Helmdon Church

Sun, 18 Sep 2022 19:30

A return visit to Helmdon by Fiori Musicali with music and songs by Mozart and others featuring Judit Felzeghy.

Tickets are £20 each, or £25 for a better view. Contact Chris Gartside for more details and for tickets , 01295 760523

For more information on Fiori Musicali, visit their website here https://www.fiori-musicali.com/

Venue:
Helmdon Parish Church
Contact:
Chris Gartside

Torchlight Vigil for The Queen

Sun, 18 Sep 2022 19:30

A torchlight vigil to remember Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.

Venue:
Helmdon School Field
Contact:
dannymoody@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk

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

Tue, 20 Sep 2022 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, 20 Sep 2022 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

200 Club AGM, Reading Room, 7 pm

Tue, 20 Sep 2022 19:00

All members of the 200 Club may attend the AGM.

The committee would welcome new members to help run this village lottery, which has raised thousands of pounds for the maintenance of the Church and the Reading Room.

Members may also come along and give feedback or new ideas.

contact: hughwalmsley @ hotmail.co.uk (remove spaces)

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Hugh Walmsley

Women's Club - Meet and Greet

Wed, 21 Sep 2022 19:00

Speed Meeting

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Fiona Mason

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 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 (when available). 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, 22 Sep 2022 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, 24 Sep 2022 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, 27 Sep 2022 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, 27 Sep 2022 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

Parish Council Main Meeting

Wed, 28 Sep 2022 19:30

Main meeting of the Parish Council.

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
clerk@helmdonparishcouncil.gov.uk
Agenda:
Helmdon Parish Council - Agenda - 28/09/2022 (PDF, 126 Kb)
Minutes:
Minutes 28092022 (PDF, 168 Kb)
Documents:
Report on Local Government Boundary Review - 28/09/22 (PDF, 82 Kb)
External Auditor's Opinion - YE 31 March 2022 (PDF, 136 Kb)
Planning Committee Terms of Reference For Review on 28/09/22 (PDF, 290 Kb)
Accounts Summary to 22/09/2022 (PDF, 63 Kb)
Minutes 27072022 (PDF, 97 Kb)

Helmdon Health Walks - Every Thursday

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 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 (when available). All welcome.
Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult - no dogs.

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

Reading Room Post Office

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 14:00

Open 2pm - 4pm

Venue:
Reading Room
Contact:
Morag Underwood

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

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 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, 01 Oct 2022 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

Banbury Canal Festival - 1st & 2nd October

Sat, 01 Oct 2022 16:00

"Remember Canal Day? After 4 years of rest, we are re-launching this event as 'Banbury Canal Festival' taking place on Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd October 2022."

For more information please see their Facebook page

Venue:
Banbury Canalside
Contact:
See Facebook
Tags: Community

Banbury Canal Festival - 1st & 2nd October

Sun, 02 Oct 2022 16:00

"Remember Canal Day? After 4 years of rest, we are re-launching this event as 'Banbury Canal Festival' taking place on Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd October 2022."

For more information please see their Facebook page

Venue:
Banbury Canalside
Contact:
See Facebook
Tags: Community