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Last Update: 12 December, 2018

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2018  

WW1
Lynsted with Kingsdown Project -
NOVEMBER 1918

There were FOUR deaths from Kingsdown and Creekside Parishes in November & December 1918.

You can also learn what our Communities may have read in their newspapers through the WW1 Project.

Bell ringers needed New Bell Ringers Needed. Would you like to learn how to ring bells? This is a call for “ new bell ringers”. Our English Heritage has always included bell ringing and what a great exercise without going to the gym! Brilliant for the brain and meeting people, who could become friends. If you would like to give it a try, please contact Bryan Tumber on 520997 or email Tumber_bryan@yahoo.com

XMAS TREES FOR OUR CHURCHES and CHARITIES

christmasChristmas Trees will be available this year for selection from SATURDAY 10th NOVEMBER. PLEASE CONTACT US TO TELL US WHEN YOU’D LIKE TO COME! Last year raised over £11,000 for our churches and 25 charities. Alison and Peter Howard, Nashs Farmhouse, Luddenham, Faversham, Kent ME13 0TQ. Tel 532596, or email nashsfarmhouse@btinternet.com
16th December 17.30pm: Newnham Carols Round the Tree
19th December 8.00pm: Carols and Hoodening: The Chequers, Doddington
21st December 6.30pm: Lynsted Carols around the Tree. St Peter's Place opposite the Black Lion.
21st December 19.30pm: Christmas Cantiana: Newnham Village Hall.
21st December 19.30pm for 20.00pm: Tim Edey's Celtic Solstice Winter Concert @ Faversham Assembly Rooms. Tickets £15 on the door or reserve by email timedeymusic@outlook.com. Tim is a briliant guitarist, he held a concert at Oare Church last year, which was excellent.
22nd December 5pm: Wychling Church. Carols by Candlelight/Gaslight this year with mulled wine, mince pies and jolly good singing.
2019
6th January
7.30pm: Farewell to Richard Birch at Doddington Church
8th January Lynsted and Norton Village Primary School Open Day
5th February 7.30pm: Lynsted Fete AGM. Lynsted Church Community Room. Open to All, we are looking for new ideas as well as the much needed support with stalls and products.
6th February 8.00pm: King Richard II and the Peasant's Revolt. Hosted by the Lynsted with Kingsdown Society in Lynsted Church. An illustrated talk with local interest by James Dickinson.
Admission free to Members; non-Members £3. Includes light refreshment
16th February 7.00 for 7.30pm: Quiz Night at Norton Village Hall. Hosted by Friends of St.Mary Church. Tablesup to 8 @ £5 per person. Light refreshments supplied, but please bring your own drink. To book a table please call Christopher (521685) or email noudsoast@googlemail.com.
27th February 7.30pm: Orchard Group AGM and presentation by Charlie Russell on his Little Owl project. Venue: Lynsted Church
27th March 8.00pm: "60 Years of the Kent Wildlife Trust" an illustrated talk by Vicky Golding of the KWT. Hosted by the Lynsted with Kingsdown Society.
Admission: free to Members; non-members £3.
Venue: Lynsted Church - Includes light refreshments
13th April Date for your Diary: Lynsted with Kingsdown Society will visit Bredgar and Wormshill Light Railway to see and learn about this important local attraction.
11th May 7.00 for 7.30pm: Quiz Night at Norton Village Hall. Hosted by Friends of St.Mary Church. Tablesup to 8 @ £5 per person. Light refreshments supplied, but please bring your own drink.
18th May Date for your Diary: Lynsted with Kingsdown Society will host a Jazz Night.

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Other Sources of Local Events and Interest

Lynsted with Kingsdown Society
Community Orchard Group
Creekside Cluster Church Community Website and Pew News
Teynham Library also runs events for silver surfers, new mothers, knitters, etc.
Norton and Lynsted Primary school and, more generally, visit the Primary Times web site.
The Faversham Society supports many enticing links and directions to explore
Faversham Music Club - regular programme
Visit Swale Events Page
Turner Contemporary Exhibitions - Margate

World War 1 Events:-
- Lynsted with Kingsdown Society WW1 Project.
- Imperial War Museum event listings
- "1418 Now" - events and resources
- "1914.org" - events and resources

 

HALLS FOR HIRE

GREENSTREET METHODIST CHAPEL

Available for hire throughout the week at an hourly rate of £15. The chapel is an open flexible space with moveable seating, it has a well equipped kitchen and disabled toilet facilities. No alcohol to be consumed on the premises. Please contact Roger Berryman if you are interested in hiring, rogerliz343@yahoo.co.uk.

Location: At the North end of Lynsted Lane. This Chapel/Hall is central to the Communities along the A2/Greenstreet (Lynsted and Teynham Parishes), Lynsted Lane, Cellar Hill and Frognal Lane.

 

PARISH COUNCIL SITES

Lynsted with Kingsdown Parish Council
Teynham Parish Council (Events navigation on left side of screen)
Norton, Buckland and Stone Parish Council
Oare Parish Council

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Weather Forecasts

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Take a coat or a shovel! BBC, MetCheck, The Weather Channel
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