Kingston is a village lying between Dartmoor and the sea in the South Hams District of Devon County Council. The population of around 325 adults, 50 children in 210 Properties of which 38 are holiday or 2nd homes.

It has altered a lot over the last 30 years. Kingston is a delightful village, more than half of the population are retired, but several businesses are based in the parish.

It is surrounded by working farms and miles of beautiful coastline and estuaries which are havens for birds and wildlife.

The parish is in the middle of the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the village includes two conservation areas. The National Trust owns some farmland and coastline in Kingston. While the village has neither school nor shop there is a lively pub (the Dolphin Inn) and a thriving community with numerous activities to suit everyone.

St James the Less Parish Church, is open daily. And services take place @ 9.30 every Week except the 5th Sunday in the month.

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16th July 2018

Fair Day Royal Family Selection

For school age children from the parish, if you would like to be included and can’t make the date please email with your details.

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21st July 2018

Kingston Village Open Produce Show

See the July newsletter for classes and entry form. Doors open to the public at 3pm, prize giving at 4pm Admision 30p, children Free. Entry forms and fees must be with Kim Watkins by 4pm on Wednesday 18th July.

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22nd July 2018

Cream Teas

In aid of shoebox Christmas appeal.

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Waste Collection Information

Recycling Sacks and Brown Bins week

Next Week - Grey bin collection