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 Playerseydon players logo

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

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

Garden Clubrose

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 AssociationGCR Crest

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

old map of woodfordHistory 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?

Contacts & further information here.

Kate Fisher Dance Academydancer

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 Clublocomotive

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 Dancingdancer 2

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 ArchiveGCR loco

A collection of images of Woodford’s past.

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

Web site: www.woodfordhalsearchive.org