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Welcome to our community website

About Eydon

Situated in the South West corner of what is currently South Northamptonshire, Eydon is a generally quiet village with a vibrant, close-knit community of around 450 people, many of whom regard Eydon as the hidden jewel in the Northants crown.

The village has an aerial, grid-like structure to its four principal roads and lanes, and the old village centre has been designated a Conservation Area, seeking to retain the structure and the ambience of the local mainly iron-stone dwellings.

Eydon has a number of local interest groups & clubs covering a variety of interests, including walking, local history, cricket, drama, and the Eydon Ladies group. There is a traditional & popular local pub, The Royal Oak, a well-run Village Hall that is currently undergoing renovation (now complete with Superfast Broadband), and a village-owned sports field & pavilion.

Regular village events are often well attended, and the annual Eydon Village Fete attracts visitors from surrounding villages (and further afield) while raising significant funds for St Nicholas Church, Eydon Community Sports Field, and Eydon Village Hall.

This website, run by Eydon Parish Council and launched in 2020, is designed to give its visitors insight and access to information about what’s happening in and around the area, whether it be local planning issues, safety & security, leisure or indeed anything that is of interest to our community.

We  hope you find it useful and informative.

  • An aerial view from the West

    © Gordon Anderson

    Aerial View
  • Eydon Village from the East

    © Gordon Anderson

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  • © Eydon Historical Research Group

Scenic rural landscapes are important to the council and the community

Next Parish Council Meeting

Eydon Parish Council Meeting will be held on Tuesday 9th November, 2021 at 7:30 PM

The Parish Council Meetings are held in the Village Hall and open to members of the public to attend and view proceedings. The agenda should be available on this website and on the Parish Council notice board a minimum of 3 clear working days before the Meeting. Any public comment or participation is at the discretion of the Chairman of the Meeting. Further information may be available from the clerk.

Welcome to Eydon Pack

The Documents Section now contains the 2021 edition of Eydon's Welcome Pack - for those new to the village and those wanting to catch-up with the numerous groups and societies the village has to offer!

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