Kingston is a small village lying between Dartmoor and the sea in the South Hams District of Devon County Council. The population of around 316 adults, 51 children in 215  Properties of which 42 are holiday or 2nd homes.

This delightful village is surrounded by working farms and miles of beautiful coastline and the newly created Erme estuary marine conservation zone which is a haven for birds and wildlife including the rare tentacled lagoon worm. Several footpaths offer differing views of our stunning parish. .mcz-erme-estuary-2019

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.

There is a lively pub (the Dolphin Inn) and a thriving community with numerous activities to suit everyone. The nearest shop is 3 miles away in St Ann’s Chapel, or for more variety 5 miles in Modbury.

St James the Less Parish Church, is open daily. And services take place @ 9.30 every Sunday except the 3rd Sunday when the service is at 11am and the 5th Sunday in the month when a joint service takes place.

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23rd June 2019

Cream Tea

Join us for a delicious homemade cream tea on Sunday 23rd June between 2pm-4pm. Tables will be set up down by the ponds in Walkspool’s garden – so why not combine it with a walk down to explore Westcombe Beach? Dogs on short leads welcome. Enjoy home made scones served with home made jam(kindly donated … Continued

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29th June 2019

Flicks, The Upside

The Upside, Cert 12A, 126mins. Staring Bryan Cranston, Kevin Hart. Acomedic look at the relationship between a wealthy man with quadriplegia and an unemployed man with a criminal record who’s hired to help him. Based on a true story.

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3rd August 2019

Kingston Fun Day

Once again the KEG team are providing a spectacular village fun day, this year the theme is Time. This year we’re hoping to bring you an absolute monster of a lineup, with no fewer than 18 bands/artists! here’s a list of who is joining the party so far: Crazy Arm~ School Disco~ A Divided Theory … Continued

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Grey bin collection week

Next Week - Recycling Sacks and Brown Bins