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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 altered little over the last 200 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.

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25th March 2017

Flicks in the sticks

Sully, Cert 12A, 96 mins Starring Tom Hanks, Aaron Eckhart, The story of Chesley Sullenburger, an American pilot who became a hero after landing his damaged plane on the Hudson River in order to save the flight’s passengers and crew. However, even as Sully was being heralded for his unprecedented feat of aviation skill, an … Continued

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26th March 2017

Village Service 26th March

Lay reader led service of morning prayer for Mothering Sunday,

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2nd April 2017

Family Communion, 2nd April

Communion for the whole family

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Waste Collection Information

Grey bin collection week

Next Week - Recycling Sacks and Brown Bins