Hobbies & Interests

There’s quite a range of different hobbies and interests catered for by societies in and around Woodford, you can reach the people who can tell you more here:

Amateur Dramatics : Eydon Playerseplogo

The players put on regular productions and an annual pantomime in Eydon Village Hall

Contact: Mrs Judith Watson, phone: 261220, web: www.eydonplayers.co.uk/

Garden Clubrose_sketch_small

If Northamptonshire is “the Rose of the Shires” maybe it’s because of our gardens. The Garden Club meets regularly and organises visits of interest to all with a fascination for plants and gardens.

Contact: Ms Coral Snow, phone: 07486 388396

Great Central Railway Enthusiasts Associationcrest_small

The GCR was at the heart of the growth of Woodford from a small farming village to a major junction on the rail network. Meets monthly at Woodford Halse Social Club.

Contact: Mr. John Rose, phone: 01327 262564

map_smallHistory Society

Regular meetings with presentations on subjects of interest to everyone fascinated by the history of Woodford and the surrounding area. Talks are open to visitors for a small fee. Why not come along? See the events page for details of their meetings.

Contact: Ms Julie Williams, phone: 01327 262371

Kate Fisher Dance Academyballerina_3

A progressive and dynamic dance school taking inspiration from dance style and music trends over recent years. Our aim is to promote high-level dance tuition within a fun and friendly environment.

Contact: Kate Fisher, phone: 07779 892508, web: www.katefisherdanceacademy.com

Model Railway Clubloco_small

Interested in model railways? Come and meet with like-minded folk. Find out more here.

Contact: Mr Keith Simmons, phone: 01327 263014, email k.j.simmons@btinternet.com or:  Mr John Rose, phone: 01327 262564

Woodford Halse School of Stage Dancingballerina

The School runs classes and examinations in ballet, modern-jazz, tap, drama and speech, photographic and fashion modelling, performing arts, aerobics, yoga, diet and fitness.

Contact: phone: 0792996376, email: whsosd@yahoo.co.uk or web site: www.whsosd.co.uk.

Woodford Photo Archivearchive

A collection of images of Woodford’s past.

Contact: Mr Ian Bristow, phone: 01327 262412 / 07846 028597

Web site: www.woodfordhalsearchive.org