Chelveston-cum-Caldecott Parish Council

Serving the people of Chelveston-cum-Caldecott

Clerk: Mr Mark Hunter
Ashbury, Caldecott
Wellingborough
Northamptonshire NN9 6AR

Tel: 01933 626039

Tags: Events

69th Gold medal win at the Chelsea Flower Show 2022

Chelsea gold medal

At the RHS Chelsea Flower Show 2022, Bloms Bulbs picked up their 69th Gold medal in the floral awards in the Great Pavilion for their cut Tulips.

Chris and Elaine, whose family business has been selling tulip bulbs for five generations, live in Chelveston.

Posted: Thu, 02 Jun 2022 08:44 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events

QPJ Goodie Bags delivered

Bag full of QPJ goodies

The Parish Council's QPJ goodie bags have been sent out to all households that requested them - lots of puzzles to solve, clues to find in the parish, and colouring sheets!

The finished canvas pieces will be assembled in St Johns Church on Sunday by 3pm, where you can enjoy a 50's themed tea party from 2 - 4pm.

Posted: Wed, 01 Jun 2022 19:00 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events

Queen's Platinum Jubilee events 2nd - 5th June 2022

Queen's Platinum Jubilee events 2nd - 5th June 2022

A flyer for the QPJ events in the parish is being delivered to every household in the parish.

Posted: Fri, 20 May 2022 13:18 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events

Application for a Parish Flagpole

Union flag

The Parish Council has applied to NNC for planning consent for a flagpole at the Village Hall, for the flying of ceremonial flags on appropriate civic occasions.

It will have an internal halyard, eliminating the noise often caused by the halyard hitting the pole in the wind.

Posted: Wed, 23 Mar 2022 18:00 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events, Parish Council, Planning

Quiz Night on 21st January cancelled

Quiz Night on 21st January cancelled

The Quiz due to be held at St Johns Church on 21st January has been postponed due to concerns regarding Omicron variant.

The Events Team is sorry for any disappointment and is planning to reschedule this event some time in March.

Posted: Mon, 17 Jan 2022 14:47 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events

Winners of Halloween competition 2021

Halloween - first prize winner

The winners of the Halloween competition have been announced by the judges. Click the link for the details and images of the winners.

Posted: Tue, 02 Nov 2021 17:37 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events

Fun Dog Show 2021

Best in show dog and handler

It was the fifth annual fun dog show at the Village Hall on Sunday 5th September 2021. The Best in Show was won by Nicky with her dog Hurley, and the Fancy Dress was won by Alfie with his dog Bear (police). Many thanks to the Events Team for organising the event.

Posted: Mon, 06 Sep 2021 18:58 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events

St John's Patronal Festival Updated

Banner of St John the Baptist

Despite the delaying of all lockdown restrictions being lifted, we are happy to say that all events planned for the weekend of 26th / 27th June are able to go ahead as they all meet current Government guidelines.

Please see flyers, noticeboards and the What's On index for details of what is happening at the Church and the Star and Garter.

Unfortunately the Medieval Scarecrow competition has been cancelled... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 24 Jun 2021 09:34 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Events

Bell tolls & Prayers at St Johns for the Duke of Edinburgh

Duke of Edinburgh

A half-muffled bell was tolled 99 times at 12 noon at St John's on Saturday 10th April along with other churches and cathedrals across the country.

The church will be open especially from 10am-4pm on Sunday 11th April for prayers to be offered and candles lit in memory of Prince Philip. Some short prayers will be said at 3pm at St John's and at 3.30pm there will be an Online Service of Commemoration... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 10 Apr 2021 12:23 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Church, Events

On-line Book of Condolence for the Duke of Edinburgh

Duke of Edinburgh

As per the Covid precautions and guidance from Buckingham Palace, the Parish Council will not be providing a physical book for signing in the parish. Instead you are invited use the on-line book of condolence available at the official site https://www.royal.uk/condolence

Posted: Fri, 09 Apr 2021 20:41 by Mark Hunter

Tags: Covid-19, Events