Author: Richard

Post Office (in Reading Room) not open on Thursday 13th June

Please note that the Post Office in the Reading Room will not be available on Thursday 13th June 2019.

Posted: Tue, 11 Jun 2019 15:30 by Richard

Tags: Reading Room, Post Office

The Astwell Pie Challenge is coming to the Reading Room this Saturday

The Astwell Pie Challenge is coming to the Reading Room this Saturday

The Astwell Pie Challenge takes place at Helmdon Reading Room, 20 Church Street NN13 5QJ, Saturday 11th May at 7:15pm. Includes licensed bar & pie making demonstration. Proceeds to Astwell Benefice.

Please click on poster (twice) for more information (use 'back' button to exit).

£5 for pie entrants £10 for spectators. Tickets available from Sheena Warren (see poster) or Bill Elkington... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 07 May 2019 14:20 by Richard

Tags: Reading Room, Helmdon Church

Helmdon School Coffee Morning - An Excellent Result

Helmdon Primary School wish to thank everyone who supported their fundraising coffee morning this morning.
Thanks to your generosity, £518.76 was raised for those affected by Cyclone Idai in Southern Africa.

Posted: Fri, 29 Mar 2019 20:00 by Richard

Tags: Community, Helmdon School

Welcome return of the Great Weston Run

The Great Weston Run returns on 6th May 2019 after last being run in 2014. It is run over 5 miles starting and finishing in Weston. The course is partly off road and on farm tracks which can be muddy. The course has inclines and hills.

Entries now open! See https://bit.ly/2HrMtjG. You need to be over 15 to take part and under 18's must be accompanied by an adult. Potential disabled entries please contact... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 13 Feb 2019 by Richard

Tags: Community, Local News

Local Roads and Bypasses - updates from our MP

The Rt Hon. Andrea Leadsom MP provides regular updates regarding Local Roads and Bypasses (Relief Roads) via her website.

The most recent posts, including latest plans and developments, are accessed by clicking on the images nearest the top of the page. Click here (or navigate from 'Planning' menu of this website) to go to the external website.

Posted: Wed, 09 Jan 2019 12:00 by Richard

Tags: Local News, Roads, Transport

Children's Film in Helmdon Reading Room: Coco (PG), Sun 13th January, 2:30pm

Helmdon Presents will be showing Coco (PG), the colourful Disney Pixar animation that follows aspiring musician Miguel, who defies his family's ban on music and enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer.

Children's film events are £2 per child (free for adults) and include a drink & snack for children and tea/coffee for adults.

Please click here for... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 04 Jan 2019 15:00 by Richard

Tags: Helmdon Presents, Community

Time for a walk round the village to view Advent windows - Boxing Day 5pm at Church

An informal walk round the village to view all the Advent windows, taking the opportunity to look at other Christmas decorations.

Starting 5:00pm Boxing Day at the Church. Do come and join us if you are able.

Posted: Wed, 26 Dec 2018 15:45 by Richard

Tags: Community

Village Café & Post Office Xmas opening.

The Village Café will be closed on Tuesday 18th December due to Xmas Lunch Club.

The Post Office will be open as normal: 18th December; 20th December; 27th December; 3rd January.

The Village Café will also be closed on 25th December and 1st January. Café reopens as normal from 8th January 2019.

Posted: Mon, 17 Dec 2018 21:45 by Richard

Tags: Café, Post Office

Helmdon Primary School Nativity Play - 2pm.Tuesday 11th and Wednesday 12th December in Helmdon Church

Helmdon Primary School nativity play will take place in the church at 2pm on Tuesday 11th December and Wednesday 12th December.

Helmdon villagers are invited to come and watch.

Posted: Wed, 05 Dec 2018 16:48 by Richard

Tags: School, Helmdon Church

The Results Are In!

The Results Are In!

Questionnaire Response Summary published

Results from 120 responses to the survey of views on the existing village facilities have now been summarised. Please click on the 'questionnaire response' link below to download/view.

Since 90% of respondents thought that the possibility of a new village hall and sports facilities should be looked into, Helmdon Parish Council will be considering how to take this... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 21 Nov 2018 14:45 by Richard

Tags: Community, Council