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Free bus to Banbury from the village, every Thursday morning. Starting this Thursday 4th October

Helmdon Parish Council are pleased to announce that they will be running a FREE weekly bus from the village into Banbury town centre (via Greatworth) every Thursday morning.

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

After leaving... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 01 Oct 2018 16:24 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Local News, Council, Community, Transport

Advice On Spotting Bogus Charity Clothing Collections

Northamptonshire Police has been made aware that bogus, unlicensed charity clothes collections are taking place in the county.

This type of fraud deprives bona fide charities of much-needed funds generated through the recycling of people's unwanted clothes, books and other items.

Taking a few simple steps will help you check whether the collection leaflet or bag you have received is for a genuine charitable... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 21:14 by Helma

Tags: Police

Theft Of Tractor - Wappenham Road - Syresham

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding the theft of a Blue Iseki Tractor from a field in Wappenham Road, Syresham

This happened between 9pm on Friday 21 September and 8:30am on Saturday 22 September 2018.

Did you see or hear anything in the area that was suspicious?

Do you have CCTV or Dashcam footage that may have captured any sightings of the offenders or any possible vehicle?... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 25 Sep 2018 18:52 by Helma

Tags: Police

Harvest Supper & Produce Auction

Harvest Supper & Produce Auction

Bring all the family and buy your fruit & veg!!

Proceeds to be split between:
Mary's Meals (this is a registered charity that sets up school feeding programmes in some of the world's poorest communities &
St Mary Magdalene Church

Posted: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 18:32 by Helma

Tags: Reading Room

200 Club - Results of September Draw

200 Club September Draw

Lucky winners are:
1st prize £100 --- 107 Pat Woodhams. 2nd prize £40 --- 226 Hannah Barker. 3rd prize £25 --- 298 Richard Farquharson. 4th prize £15 --- 233 Chris Gartside. 5th prize £10 --- 192 Janet Heady. 6th prize £10 --- 136 Judy Cairns

Posted: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:06 by Helma

Tags: 200 Club

Next meeting of the Parish Council - Wednesday 26th Sept, 2018

The next full meeting of the Parish Council is next Wednesday, 26th Sept in the Reading Room at 7:30pm. All are welcome to attend.

Posted: Fri, 21 Sep 2018 11:14 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Council

Le Cafe Parisien Tickets On Sale NOW!

Le Cafe Parisien Tickets On Sale NOW!

A Fabulous evening of music in Helmdon Reading Room brought to you by Helmdon Presents...

November 16th at 7:45

Tickets £10 and are available from Morag Underwood:

Phone: 01295 768922 or 760523


or Old Hall Bookshop, Market Place, Brackley.

-Drinks and snacks available to purchase-

Posted: Thu, 20 Sep 2018 21:56 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Reading Room, Helmdon Presents

Residents Be Vigilant!

Residents Be Vigilant!

There has been a burglary dwelling Between 01:00 and 06:00 on the 19th September, along Wappenham Road, Helmdon. A vehicle along with other small items were taken.

If you were in the area, maybe travelling to or from work and have any information relating to the incident, please call Northamptonshire Police on 101, or call Crimestoppers in confidence on 0800 555111

alternatively you can contact the Neighbourhood... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 20 Sep 2018 16:45 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Police, Local News

Friends of St Mary Magdalene AGM August 2018 - Minutes now published

The minutes of the August AGM can be found by following this link...

Posted: Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:20 by Helma

Tags: Friends of St Mary Magdalene

Remember Remember... To SAVE THE DATE!

Remember Remember... To SAVE THE DATE!

The Helmdon Acorns firework committee have been busy working hard behind the scenes preparing for this year's firework display. Don't forget to save the date. This year the fantastic display will be held on Saturday 10th November. If you enjoyed it last year... this year will be bigger and better than ever! Tickets will be on sale soon so watch this space! Last year tickets SOLD OUT before the night,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 Sep 2018 19:30 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Parents and Tots, Local News, School

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