Tags: Community

Coffee & cake morning at The Fat Landlord this Friday, 21st June

The Fat Landlord is holding our first coffee (and tea!) morning this Friday. We will be opening our doors especially from 10am and look forward to serving you our home-baked delights. Kids welcome. Buggies can be parked in our porch

Posted: Wed, 19 Jun 2019 14:18 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Community

Do you have unwanted hand tools?

Do you have unwanted hand tools?

Brackley Rotary Club is collecting old or unused hand tools to support the Tools for Self Reliance charity (www.tfsr.org). We need serviceable old or new hand tools - primarily carpentry and metal work, blacksmiths tools, metric taps and dies and garden tools. The tools will be serviced and boxed up by disadvantaged people in the Tools for Self Reliance centre in Northampton. The sets will go to the... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 14 Jun 2019 12:58 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Community

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

Can you help?

Can you help?

This Saturday (8th June) a footpaths working party will be cutting back the hedge beside the path through the Wilson allotments, off Wappenham Road.

Any help would be most welcome. Starting at 9:30am - hand tools only please.

Posted: Mon, 03 Jun 2019 16:39 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Community

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

Local job opportunity at Blackpits (Material Change) - closing date Friday 17th May

Weighbridge Operator / Administrator

A position has arisen at Material Change for a Weighbridge Operator to join our team. Based from our Helmdon Composting facility near Brackley (NN13 5QD) you will report to the Site Manager and will be responsible for the operation and administration of the site weighbridge. Duties will include but are not limited to:

• Weighbridge operation and administration... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 May 2019 11:47 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Community

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

SUMMER EVENING WALKS START MONDAY 20th MAY 2019

SUMMER EVENING WALKS START MONDAY 20th MAY 2019

Within the national Walking for Health scheme, run locally by South Northants Council, the Helmdon Health Walks Group has been active since March 2009. We have Thursday afternoon walks of up to three miles throughout the year, starting at 1.45 pm from the Reading Room in Church Street.

In addition we organize longer walks on summer evenings, and for 2019 we will begin on Monday 20th May and continue... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 May 2019 15:09 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Community

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

Health Walks

There will be no health walk this week (2nd May, 2019)

Posted: Mon, 29 Apr 2019 13:06 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Community