Author: Robert Duncombe

It's Opening Night...

It's Opening Night...

It's opening night of The Bridge Players' summer performances. Tickets are still available and will be available on the door however this will be on a first come first serve basis. If you would like to reserve tickets please get in touch.

Tickets available from:

Rachel 07976 309958 or Dave 01295 760362
Thur 13th | Fri 14th | Sat 15th
Adult £8, Under 18s £5

Ahead of our opening night, we have... Read More »


Posted: Thu, 13 Jun 2019 08:34 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Community, Bridge Players

Tickets On Sale

Tickets On Sale

There are still tickets available for all 3 evenings of the Bridge Players Summer productions of Dark Road and The Last Visitor. Two plays reflecting on the Holocaust and WW2. Get yours quickly to avoid disappointment.

Posted: Mon, 27 May 2019 19:29 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Community, Reading Room, Bridge Players

Annual Parish Meeting - A Quick Review

Annual Parish Meeting - A Quick Review

The Helmdon Annual Parish Meeting (APM) was held on Wednesday 24th April 2019 in the Reading Room on Church Street. Approximately 15 members of the public were in attendance and the meeting was chaired Cllr Danny Moody. Light refreshments were provided to give everyone a chance to chat and circulate before the business got underway.

The evening opened up with apologies of absence and the Chairman's... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 May 2019 20:11 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Community, Council, Local News, Reading Room

Tickets NOW ON SALE!

Tickets NOW ON SALE!

Tickets for the Bridge Players summer performance are NOW ON SALE!

Adults £8, Children £5.
Contact Dave Bridger (01295) 760232
or Rachel Marland 07976 309958

Posted: Wed, 01 May 2019 22:18 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Community, Reading Room, Bridge Players

Tickets Still Available For Food & Drink Quiz!

Tickets Still Available For Food & Drink Quiz!

How do you fancy putting your taste buds to the test?... The Acorns Food & Drink Quiz is this Saturday and there's still tickets available! Get a team together and come along.

Tickets available from Lorna Clarke (01295) 760502

Posted: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 19:07 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Reading Room, Local News, Community, Parents and Tots

St Patricks Green Performance

St Patricks Green Performance

If you're looking for an evening of celebration, green ,dancing, green, light refreshments and more green, tickets are still available for St Patricks celebrations on Saturday 23rd March (not the actual St Patrick's Day!) at the Reading Room. Starts at 7pm.If you'd like tickets you are welcome to contact Geoff Bridger.

Posted: Tue, 12 Mar 2019 23:15 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Community, Reading Room, Sports Club

Bridge Players Auditions

Bridge Players Auditions

Auditions for the Bridge Players summer play will be taking place on Sunday 10th March 2019 at 7:30pm in The Reading Room. This year our plays are based on a war theme.

If you fancy treading the boards we would love to see you there! We are also after backstage crew, help with set/costume and more! We are always after new members to join our growing team! If you are interested then please get in touch.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 18:47 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Community, Reading Room

Ice Warning

Ice Warning

We would like to remind residents to take extra care around the village at this time of year. Due to cold temperatures many paths become slippy. Parents walking to Acorns and the School with children along gravel path should take extra care in particular when approaching the road. Please make use of provided salt bins in the village.

Posted: Thu, 24 Jan 2019 18:00 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Community, Local News, Council

Afternoon tea with friends at Sulgrave Village Hall - 26 January 1pm

Afternoon tea with friends at Sulgrave Village Hall - 26 January 1pm

Sulgrave village hall are hosting afternoon tea for anyone over 60 who wishes to attend. It will be held on Saturday 26th January 2019 at 1pm. Each tea will be £3 and will include sandwiches, cakes and hot drinks.

For more information and details please contact Sharon Foulkes on 0784 187 4915.

(Previously posted 07 December)

Posted: Sat, 29 Dec 2018 22:10 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Local News

Merry Christmas from Helmdon Parish Council

Merry Christmas from Helmdon Parish Council

As the village open window 24, and Christmas Eve comes to an end, Helmdon Parish Council would like to wish everyone a very merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

We look forward to a great New Year in a great community!

Posted: Mon, 24 Dec 2018 23:59 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Local News, Community, Reading Room, Council, Helmdon Church