Heckington and Helpringham Group of Parishes

Built in the 14th Century, still alive in the 21st

  • The Rectory, 10 Cameron Street, Heckington
  • Sleaford
  • Lincolnshire
  • NG34 9RW

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St Oswalds Day Service at Howell - Sunday 5th August
Do come along to the wonderful old church at Howell for its annual St Oswald's Day service which this year will be led by Canon Beverley & David Stark.The service is at 3pm and there is usually a tea afterwards. 

Annual Pilgrimage to Walsingham - Monday 6th August
Our annual day pilgrimage to Walsingham on Monday 6th August which will include a walk down the Holy mile from Roman Catholic Shrine to the Anglican Shrine, lunch at the refectory, service of sprinkling, stations of the cross, Mass at 5pm, and Fish & Chips on the way home at Wells next the Sea. Lunch at the Anglican Shrine will be approx £13 each (Fish & chips extra) We will be travelling in cars (as few as possible) and meet at the Slipper Chapel at the coffee shop at the RC Shrine at 12noon. To book a place or arrange or offer a lift please contact Jane Ward (01529 460764).

Heckington WW1 Exhibition, Flypast & Historic Talk - 10th & 11th August
As part of the Heckington 100 project there will be a World War One historical exhibition on Friday 10th & Saturday 11th August at St Andrew's Church Heckington from 10am till 4pm including a display of work by the Heckington Art Group. 
On the Saturday afternoon there will be fly past by the BBMF Dakota at 14.29 and in the evening an illustrated talk on the war by Charles Raphael at 7 for 7.30pm.
All events free of charge.   

Helpringham Feast Weekend - 10th - 12th August       
Helpringham church are holding a concert by Vintage Brass to start the Helpringham Feast Weekend on Friday 10th August at 7pm. Displays by local history society, stalls and refreshments in church throughout the weekend from 10am till 4pm. Weekend finishes with Songs of Praise service on Sunday 12th at 6pm.
Vintage Brass Concert

                             Helpringham History Society                                 Closing Service Feast Weekend  


Organ concert by John Lyon - 25th August
Heckington Church are holding a fund raising concert by organist John Lyon on Saturday 25th August at 7pm.    

Harvest service at Asgarby - 9th September
The annual round of harvest services begins with Asgarby at 3pm on Sunday 9th September. Do come and support the small but dedicated congregation in their harvest celebrations which will be led this year by Rev Stephen Huckle.  

Bramble Tea & Auction at Great Hale Church - 15th September
Great Hale Church are holding a fund raising afternoon tea and auction in church on Saturday 15th September from 5pm till 7pm.