Helmdon Parish Council

Serving the people of Helmdon

Clerk: Ms Helen du Bois
2A Station Road, Helmdon
Northamptonshire NN13 5QT

Tags: Reading Room

Friday Evening SOLD OUT

Friday Evening SOLD OUT

Tickets for Friday evening of the Bridge Players performance, Cinderella have now all SOLD OUT. Tickets are still available for both Saturday performances and the Thursday evening. Please note however tickets are limited and will sell out quick.

Posted: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 16:04 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Community, Reading Room, Bridge Players

The Helmdon 200 Club - new members welcome

The Helmdon 200 Club is looking for new members. The club runs a monthly lottery and the proceeds support two of our village's historic buildings, St Mary Magdalene Parish Church and the Reading Room which are in constant need of funds for care and repair. The club is a properly constituted village lottery with a committee and rules for the organisation of the lottery.

Each year, the Club aims to sell... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Nov 2018 10:15 by Helen du Bois

Tags: 200 Club, Reading Room, Helmdon Church

30th Anniversary Performance Tickets ON SALE NOW!

30th Anniversary Performance Tickets ON SALE NOW!

Tickets for The Bridge Players 30th anniversary performance of Cinderella are on sale now!

Posted: Tue, 13 Nov 2018 18:58 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Local News, Community, Reading Room, School, Helmdon Presents, Bridge Players

Local Wine Club Meeting in Helmdon Reading Room, 8th November at 8pm

Weston Wine Club is on the road!

To placate our growing band of Helmdon members, we're having our November tasting in the Reading Room. It's friendly and informal and you don't have to know anything about wine!

This month we're tasting whites and reds from Burgundy; come and try wines that you won't find in the supermarket!

Venue: The Reading Room, Church Street, Helmdon.
Time: Thursday 8th November at... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 31 Oct 2018 15:36 by Helma

Tags: Reading Room

Keyboard/Piano Player Wanted!

Can you play Keyboard? The Helmdon Pantomime band needs you! Guaranteed fun if you can make the performance dates - December 6th, 7th & 8th. Message Paul Underwood if interested.

Posted: Sat, 20 Oct 2018 19:34 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Local News, Reading Room

Book Swap at Village Café

Not only tea, coffee, cakes and a chance to catch up with news from other residents and visitors - The Village Café (open Tuesdays 10-12) now has a book swap table. Please feel free to take a book to read.

Just paperback novels or similar at the present time. Please click here for more information.

Posted: Sun, 14 Oct 2018 08:00 by Richard

Tags: Reading Room, Cafe

Harvest Supper & Produce Auction

Harvest Supper & Produce Auction

Bring all the family and buy your fruit & veg!!

Proceeds to be split between:
Mary's Meals (this is a registered charity that sets up school feeding programmes in some of the world's poorest communities &
St Mary Magdalene Church

Posted: Mon, 24 Sep 2018 18:32 by Helma

Tags: Reading Room

Le Cafe Parisien Tickets On Sale NOW!

Le Cafe Parisien Tickets On Sale NOW!

A Fabulous evening of music in Helmdon Reading Room brought to you by Helmdon Presents...

November 16th at 7:45

Tickets £10 and are available from Morag Underwood:

Phone: 01295 768922 or 760523

Mail: morag@msn.com

or Old Hall Bookshop, Market Place, Brackley.

-Drinks and snacks available to purchase-

Posted: Thu, 20 Sep 2018 21:56 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Reading Room, Helmdon Presents

Our Survey Said...

Our Survey Said...

The Reading Room Management Committee conducted a survey of Helmdon residents in April 2018, and the results make interesting reading (see attached).

Over one hundred people responded to the survey and lots of ideas were generated. The survey showed that the existing facilities in the Reading Room are valued, but also some new ideas were put forward. The Management Committee will take some of the ideas... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 01 Jul 2018 by Richard

Tags: Reading Room

All Invited - It's Your Community Building

All Invited - It's Your Community Building

The Annual General Meeting of the Reading Room is being held on Thursday 7 June 2018 in the Reading Room, Church Street, Helmdon.

This meeting is of all people in the area of benefit - so that's everyone in the village!

There will be opportunity to see the results of the Reading Room User Survey from 7:15 p.m. and the meeting proper will start at 8:00 p.m.

Posted: Tue, 22 May 2018 by Richard

Tags: Reading Room