Tags: Community

Dark Road & The Last Visitor Gallery

Dark Road & The Last Visitor Gallery

The gallery for Helmdon Bridge Players summer production 2019 of Dark Road and The Last Visitor is now live and can be found:

Dark Road & Last Visitor Gallery

Posted: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 20:40 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Community, Bridge Players

A date for your diary... Crafts in the Church, 26th October 2019

Crafts in the Church, St Mary Magadalene Helmdon, Saturday 26th October, 10am to 4pm

A day of Crafts in the Church with a variety of stall holders and many gifts to buy. Refreshments will be available and proceeds from the day will go to Rainbows Children's Hospice.
For more information contact Louise Stothard (louisestothard@aol.com or 01295 760816)

Posted: Thu, 15 Aug 2019 13:15 by Richard

Tags: Helmdon Church, Community

Helmdon is Highly Commended!

The results from the 2019 ACRE Northamptonshire Village Awards have been revealed and although Glapthorn won the prize for Best Small Village this year, Helmdon received a rare Highly Commended with the judges commenting:

"We met many members of the village of varying ages and there was a real feeling of community. They all wanted to tell us about their village and the wide spread of clubs, groups etc.,... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 11:28 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Community

Free activity sessions for young people in South Northamptonshire

Young people at a loose end can join free summer activity sessions provided by South Northants Council (SNC) from next week. Expanding on the success of previous Youth Activator Sessions, this summer it will reach more children than before by visiting six South Northants communities.

The sessions are aimed at those aged between seven and 13 and feature a range of team sports led by security checked... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Aug 2019 10:16 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Community

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

Road Closure Warnings

Road Closure Warnings

With the Silverstone Grand Prix taking place over the following days, please be aware of the road closures which will be taking place. More details can be found in the attached link.

Dear Resident

I would like to take this opportunity to thank you in advance for your co-operation over the weekend of the Formula 1® Rolex British Grand Prix 2019 (12 - 14 July 2019) and to give you details of the local... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 10 Jul 2019 18:37 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Community

A second defibrillator for Helmdon – could you provide the location on the Wappenham Road?

A second defibrillator for Helmdon – could you provide the location on the Wappenham Road?

The Parish Council would like to install a second defibrillator in the village to ensure that all residents can access this life saving device if needed. The school has already kindly provided the village with access to their defibrillator but the emergency services will only deploy a defibrillator if the incident is within 500m of the cabinet – this range spans from the top of Station Road to... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 07 Jul 2019 14:45 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Council, Community

Northamptonshire Rural Matters

Northamptonshire Police has published a new newsletter called "Northamptonshire Rural Matters". It is a newsletter for residents and businesses about the work going on to fight rural crime in Northamptonshire. The first issue introduces the Rural and Wildlife Crime Team and there's a message from the Chief Constable, Nick Adderley. It covers issues of interest to residents in rural areas such as Fly-tipping,... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 06 Jul 2019 15:56 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Community

Please support Cancer Research fund raising coffee morning

Please support Cancer Research fund raising coffee morning

Please support the annual fund raising coffee morning for Cancer Research UK to be held on July 10th at 49 Church Street from 10.00 - 12.00 with traditional Bring and Buy, Plants, Crafts and Gifts. A speaker from Cancer Research UK will be present to provide an update on latest Research developments.

Posted: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 17:01 by Ross Vicars

Tags: Community

Car Treasure Hunt - Sunday 7th July, 2pm

Car Treasure Hunt - Sunday 7th July, 2pm

Join us on Sunday 7th July for this year's Car Treasure Hunt. Pre-booked cars for £15 per car - setting off at timed intervals from 2pm. Meeting up for the results and prizes with tea and cake in the Church.

For more info and to book your car call Hugh Walmsley 01295 768837 or Robert Alfandary 01295 760599.

Posted: Wed, 26 Jun 2019 13:02 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Community