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Helmsdale & Community Diary

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Recent news...

Timespan – Helmsdale awarded a grant of £20,000

Timespan – Helmsdale Heritage & Arts Society were awarded a grant of £20,000 towards its Paradigm North Read more...

Helmsdale Community Council Members

Helmsdale Community Council Members,  Voluntary Groups – East Sutherland is emailing each community council to seek your help with volunteer nominations for our VOSCARS 2014 ceremony. We are targeting all our community council contacts so apologies if your community council receives this more than once. Read more...

Loth & Helmsdale Flower Show Society

Loth & Helmsdale Flower Show Society Visitors to the Helmsdale Community Centre last Saturday were regailed by the scent of hyacinths mingled with the appetising aroma of home baking at the annual Bulb Show. This year, for the first time, the Show included classes for Baking and the committee anticipated hot competition amongst Helmsdale bakers. In the event, there was indeed a mouth-watering display of sponges, cupcakes and biscuits, of such high standards that the judges struggled to choose winners. Then came an astonishing surprise - only three entries came from adults! The rest had been enthusiastically produced by Helmsdale’s Primary School pupils! To put the cherry on the cake (excuse the pun) the children offered their entries to be auctioned, raising a creditable £75 for the Highland Hospice. Read more...

Helmsdale history...

Find out more about the history of Helmsdale and the surrounding area. Read the origins of the name ‘Helmsdale’, the norse battles, the highland clearances and more. Read more...

Fishing in Helmsdale...

There are plenty of opportunities for great fishing to be had in Helmsdale. You can also find out about the river conditions by checking in on our regularly updated Fishing report. Salmon and Sea Trout are regular catches in the various parts of Helmsdale river. Find out more in our Fishing Information section...

Recent comments...

"Coming back to Helmsdale for two days on 12th and 13th April. Am looking forward to seeing the village again...."

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