Author: Ross Vicars

Thursday Post Office unavailable on two upcoming dates

The Post Office will not operate on Thursday 14th November due to renewal of the floor in the Reading Room kitchen.

Nor will it operate on Thursday 12th December due to the Reading Room being used as a polling station

Posted: Wed, 06 Nov 2019 12:19 by Ross Vicars

Tags: Reading Room, Community, Post Office

Helmdon's Annual Christmas Fair - 30th November

Helmdon's Annual Christmas Fair - 30th November

Helmdon's Annual Christmas Fair will be held in The Reading Room on 30th November. Gifts, Toys, Cakes, Tombola, Raffle etc plus refreshments and a raffle

and of course Father Christmas will be there

Posted: Sun, 03 Nov 2019 21:47 by Ross Vicars

Tags: Helmdon Church

200 Club - October Results

The 200 Club draw for October took place on Sunday 27th at The Fat Landlord, results can be found here. Congratulations to all winners...

Posted: Mon, 28 Oct 2019 20:55 by Ross Vicars

Tags: 200 Club

Big Breakfast at the Reading Room 8.30am till 10am Saturday 19th October. Help to pay for Reading Room roof and painting works

Big Breakfast at the Reading Room 8.30am till 10am Saturday 19th October.  Help to pay for Reading Room roof and painting works

Bacon rolls / mushrooms / peanut butter / jam and toast.
Tea / coffee / hot chocolate.

Table tennis and TV

Everyone welcome for community breakfast.

If more information needed, please email helmdonreadingroom@gmail.com

Posted: Fri, 11 Oct 2019 15:16 by Ross Vicars

Tags: Reading Room

ADVENT WINDOWS - A FEW MORE VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED…

Many thanks to all those who have volunteered their windows to form part of this year's Helmdon Living Advent Calendar. We are delighted that the school will be starting us off once again with the first one on 1 December and number 24 once again will be the Reading Room.

However, at the time of writing we still need a few more volunteers – could you help?

The aim is to have decorated and illuminated... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 07 Oct 2019 21:08 by Ross Vicars

Tags: Advent Windows

200 Club Results for September

The 200 Club draw for September took place on Sunday 22nd at The Fat Landlord, results can be found here. Congratulations to all winners...

Posted: Sun, 22 Sep 2019 19:12 by Ross Vicars

Tags: 200 Club

ADVENT WINDOWS – VOLUNTEERS NEEDED PLEASE!

We are very much hoping to turn Helmdon into a Living Advent Calendar for the fifth time this year with windows throughout the village decorated and 'opened' each evening between 1 December and Christmas Eve. In order to ensure everyone knows their date in good time to plan, we need to be clear by mid-October that we have enough participants so we would be very grateful for quick responses.
You can... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 07 Sep 2019 12:13 by Ross Vicars

Tags: Advent Windows

200 Club Results for August - have you won?

The 200 Club for August took place on Sunday at The Fat Landlord, results can be found here. Congratulations to all winners...

Posted: Mon, 26 Aug 2019 10:17 by Ross Vicars

Tags: 200 Club

Afternoon Tea at the Reading Room, Saturday 31st August 2 - 4pm

Helmdon Women's Institute invite you to join them for Afternoon Tea. All welcome to come and spend some time enjoying good company, tea and cake and learn some more about Helmdon W.I.

There will be no charge.

If possible, please let either of the following know if you'd like to join us: Jenny or Vanessa

Posted: Mon, 12 Aug 2019 18:38 by Ross Vicars

Tags: WI

Cancer Research UK Coffee Morning raises £1100

Cancer Research UK Coffee Morning raises £1100

This year's fund raising coffee morning in aid of Cancer Research UK has raised £1100. Grateful thanks to all those who contributed and supported this event. Thank you.

Jenny Overson.

Posted: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 22:00 by Ross Vicars

Tags: Community