Memories from the Past – new article from Eric Wall about his childhood in Kingsland before WW2

Parish Council – the parish clerk has added the agenda for Tuesday’s PC meeting and minutes for the previous meeting on the Parish Council Meetings page

Kingsland Millennium Green Trust – looking for a new Treasurer – on their page and in Latest News

Photo Galleries – new picture in Other Historical Photos – a cattle market at St Mary’s farm

History – Bibliography and Historical Documents – a picture of a coffin bill from the Jubilee Wagon Works, then also undertakers, dated 1943



What’s Happening/For Sale and Wanted – request to borrow a working mini cassette dictaphone/recorder

Photo galleries – Other Historic Photos – new photos added

Other useful Stuff/Rivers and Flooding – page updated with live feeds from the Lugg and Arrow automatic gauges as well as the River Teme at Leintwardine added.



Planning Applications – 2 new

Village Diary – new event in November – Kingsland Primary School iSing Pop at the church; poster also on home page

What’s on Nearby/Other Useful Stuff  – Stork Club fundraiser based on ‘Call the Midwife’ in Leominster

History – People from Kingsland – new article about Eric Wall

SMAAAK – ‘Churchfitters’ event on December 14th cancelled

Latest News – Change to rubbish collection days over Xmas and New Year


History/Bibliography and Historical Documents – we have added four new documents

  • Parish Magazines from March, November and December 1874
  • Kingsland School 1846-1996 150th Anniversary booklet



Our Photo Galleries (under In the Parish) have always contained a lot of old photos but we have added a lot more…..

  • We have a new album – ‘Kingsland Postcards’ with 45 historic postcards kindly lent by Malcolm Sampson
  • ‘Other Historic Photos’ has new photos we have been lent
  • ‘Kingsland Old Timers’ also has new additions

If you have any old photos taken in Kingsland Parish we’d love to add them to our Photo Galleries. Contact us via the Contact Us page or call Sally on 01568 708839


Memories from the Past – NEW!!! – because we have collected nearly 50 articles/memories of living in Kingsland we’ve now created an index at the start of the page so you can jump directly to articles you’d like to read. So go and have a browse, there are some amazing articles about hop picking, the school, Kingsland’s Home Guard and wartime rationing to the memoirs of land girls and what it was like before computers and television!  If you have any memories you’d like to share just mail us via the Contact Us page or call Sally Deakin on 01568 708839

Planning Applications – 2 new and 1 approved. Also NEW!!!! – A list of applications not yet decided

Kingsland Surgery Flu Vaccine clinics – extra clinics – poster on home page and in Latest News


NEW PAGE!! – Kingsland Oral History Project (under History) – listen to residents’ memories of living in Kingsland from before WW2 through the 20th century

Kingsland News – November edition online on home page

Village Diary – new events for November  – Messy Church, Fair Trade sale at the Methodist Chapel, Kingsland & Eardisland Hospice Friends coffee morning, Bingo & Raffle for the Teenage Cancer Trust, Parish Council meeting

Church and Methodist chapel – services for November on their pages



Planning Applications – 2 new and 3 approved

Village Diary – Spooky Spectacular in October; Christmas Bingo in December

What’s on Nearby – new Wigmore Gardening Club event; Tea Dance in Knighton; Drama Group in Orleton

Latest News – Flood Alert links



From the Millennium Green – all on their page and some in Latest News and Village Diary

  • Notice about dog mess on the Green
  • Progressive Supper May 2020 – volunteers  wanted
  • October prize draw winners
  • Trustees Meeting in November – Village Diary
  • Carols on the Green in December – Village Diary


October Kingsland News online via the link on the home page

SMAAAK – the Village Quire 26th October – more info in the Village Diary

Vintage and Handmade Fayre at the Coronation Hall in November in Village Diary

St Michael and All Angels and the Methodist Chapel October services list on their pages