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Kingston is a village lying between Dartmoor and the sea in the South Hams District of Devon County Council. The population of around 328 adults, 49 children in 210 Properties of which 38 are holiday or 2nd homes. It has stayed much the same for 200 years. Kingston is a working village, less than a third of the population are retired. 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, open daily, boasts an active bell ringing team and runs many community activities.

Up & Coming Events

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22nd February 2017

Quiz night

Come along for the monthly quiz, ring and book if you would like to eat from our quiz night menu.

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25th February 2017

Flicks in the sticks

Bridget Jones’ Baby, Cert 15, 123 Mins Starring Renee Zellweger, Colin Firth Open up the Chardonnay and enjoy the third instalment in the life of Bridget Jones. Bridget’s focus on single life and her career is interrupted when she finds herself pregnant, but with one hitch … she can only be fifty percent sure of … Continued

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26th February 2017

Village Service 26th Feb

Lay reader led service of morning prayer.

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Waste Collection Information

Recycling Sacks and Brown Bins week

Next Week - Grey bin collection