Tags: School

Day 20 of Advent Windows

Day 20 of Advent Windows

We're already up to day 20 of the Helmdon Advent Windows project. Already we have some amazing windows lighting up our village and creating the Christmas spirit. Be sure to drive round and take a look at the windows or look at them all online here.

Posted: Fri, 21 Dec 2018 20:20 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Community, School, Helmdon Church, Fellowship, Friends of St Mary Magdalene, Voluntary, Advent

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

Mile A Day track now open

Mile A Day track now open

The all-weather running track on the field at Helmdon Primary School is now officially open. On Friday 16th the school held an opening ceremony and Fergus Scott, this year's winner of the Helmdon Hurler and a former pupil of the school ran the first mile, followed quickly afterwards by the entire school and children from Acorns Pre-school. Support from Friends of Helmdon School and a sports premium... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 14:04 by Helen du Bois

Tags: Playground, Local News, School

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

Creative competitions ahead of tomorrow's Bonfire Night celebrations!

Creative competitions ahead of tomorrow's Bonfire Night celebrations!

Children of Helmdon Primary School and Helmdon Acorns have been preparing for tomorrow's bonfire night and learning about how the 5th of November all started.

Pupils of Helmdon school were then set the task of building their very own Guy Fawkes which will appear on the bonfire tomorrow evening. Paul and Robert Duncombe from Helmdon Parish Council were asked to judge the guys for a winner. It was a tough... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 09 Nov 2018 13:44 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Local News, Community, Council, School, Parents and Tots

Work on the Mile a Day track to commence Monday 22nd Oct - the playground and playing field will be closed for two weeks.

Helmdon Primary School are excited to confirm that contractors will begin installation of their Mile a Day track on Monday 22nd October. In consultation with the Parish Council, the playing fields and all play equipment will be closed from Monday 22nd October for the duration of the works. The track is expected to be complete by Friday 2nd November - we ask that you do not enter the site during this... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 17 Oct 2018 11:08 by Helen du Bois

Tags: School, Council, Playground

Firework Tickets on Sale NOW!

Firework Tickets on Sale NOW!

Helmdon residents, their family and friends are invited to come and join the Acorns team to watch the bonfire and spectacular fireworks display at the Pre-School on Saturday 10th November 2018 from 5pm.

There will be BBQ hotdogs, burgers, beer wine, soft drinks, mulled wine and tea and coffee for sale. In addition we will have sweets, popcorn and toffee apples available for purchase. We will be selling... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Oct 2018 18:52 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Local News, Community, School, Parents and Tots

Remember Remember... To SAVE THE DATE!

Remember Remember... To SAVE THE DATE!

The Helmdon Acorns firework committee have been busy working hard behind the scenes preparing for this year's firework display. Don't forget to save the date. This year the fantastic display will be held on Saturday 10th November. If you enjoyed it last year... this year will be bigger and better than ever! Tickets will be on sale soon so watch this space! Last year tickets SOLD OUT before the night,... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 13 Sep 2018 19:30 by Robert Duncombe

Tags: Parents and Tots, Local News, School

Schooools Out, For, Summer!

Schooools Out, For, Summer!

It was the last day of the school year yesterday at Helmdon Primary School, with another cohort of Year 6 children leaving to go to "big school".

An emotional Leavers' Assembly took place on Thursday with all the children sharing thoughts of their time at Helmdon school. They were then presented with awards, a Year Book each and an '18 Leavers fleece.

Although the school itself is now closed until September,... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 21 Jul 2018 by Richard

Tags: School