Xmas Lights Switch On!!

Event-Xmas-LightsChristmas Lights in aid of the Air Ambulance.

Gable Croft, North Road, Kingsland, Leominster

Switch-on Saturday 30th November 2013, 16:00 – 16:15

Donations please.

Gable Croft is on north side of North Road – near to Luctonians Sports Club.

Soup Lunch for the Philippines 27th November


WEDNESDAY 27th NOVEMBER 12 noon – 2p.m.
AT WESTMEAD £5.00. Please come along to support all those affected by this horrific disaster.
Plus raffle and coffee and cake extra

Remembrance Day Service pictures – Sunday 10th November 2013

Two super photos from the Remembrance Service held at Kingsland Church on Sunday 10th November.  Great that our military is lovingly remembered by so many from the village.

Thanks to Wing Commander Gordon Browne OBE and all at the Royal British Legion.

latest news remebrance day 1 latest news remebrance day 2

Kingsland gets a plug on Radio 3!

Christine Tobin (” A Thousand Kisses Deep”) gives an interview on Radio 3 where she gives Kingsland a plug!!

Christine and her tour is headlines at the beginning of Radio 3′s Jazz Line Up and the interview follows around 32 minutes and The Angel Inn, Kingsland plug is 52 minutes in. Christine is performing there in aid of SMAAK on Saturday November 9th. See SMAAK website for details.

Radio 3 Link http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b03g22qr 

Christmas Tree Festival – Info and Entry details

Kingsland Methodist Church – Christmas Tree Festival

Saturday 30th. November 2013

10.30am – 3pm Viewing & Voting; 3.30pm Prize Giving

Organisations and individuals are invited to enter a tree in the competition. There will be prizes for the best trees in each group decorated by adults or by children 11 years and younger.

Admission £1 (children free) will include a voting slip. Light refreshments will be available including soup and roll. There will also be a Cake and Gift Stall. There is a car park behind the church.

To enter, email Revd Deanne Evans on deanneevans194@btinternet.com  or phone Mrs Joan Lobb on 01568 708223

Storytelling day course for parents, grandparents and carers

The Gift of STORYTELLING for Parents, Grandparents & Carers
For only £7.50 you can give you and your children a Christmas present that will last a lifetime!

Come and learn how to keep your children spellbound by stories and how to help them to think and write creatively too.

Come to KINGSLAND METHODIST CHURCH, Chapel Lane from 9am on Monday, 9 December 2013 until 2.45pm. We will finish in good time for you to collect children after school. Please bring a packed lunch. Hot drinks will be provided. There is parking at the church.
Spaces on the course will be limited. To book please call Revd Deanne Evans on 01568 613339

News from the Mortimer Medical Practice

On 16th October 2013 our computer system was upgraded.  Apologies to anyone whose appointments were changed at this time and to those of you who had problems in booking appointments.  The on-line booking service had to be suspended temporarily but is now working again.  Anyone needing a password for on-line booking please email gene.clark@nhs.net

The first flu immunisation clinics of the year have now been held.  We immunised 820 patients at the first clinic in Kingsland.  Please remember to book your appointment as soon as possible (only those who have received letters are eligible).

Building work on the new surgery in Leintwardine is well under way and we hope to open for business in January 2014.

The Post Office and Shop at The Garden are staying OPEN!!

Kingsland Parish Plan Clarifications

With reference to statements in the Parish Plan on page 6 (paragraph 6), page 19 (section 6.1) and page 20 (section 6.2)

The Shop is OPEN at the Garden Tea Room

The Deli/Shop sells local produce, bread, handmade cake, milk, eggs, drinks, baking goods, first aid items and edible treats

The Post Office intends to remain OPEN in 2014

 Both businesses will remain open for the foreseeable future

People are encouraged to use the Deli/Shop and Post Office regularly to ensure they remain open for the community