Battle’s Over

Battle’s Over The Battle’s Over is a major national event, with the Newington History Group organising the local commemorations on behalf of the village. Special commemorations to mark the centenary of the last day of World War One culminate on Sunday, November 11, with Newington History Group (NHG) organising the village’s participation in the nationwide […]

Newington Uncovered

Newington Uncovered   The annual Newington Uncovered weekend on September 8 and 9 (2pm-5pm) is organised by Newington History Group (NHG), as part of the national Heritage Open Days event.   It will be held in St Mary’s Church, the village’s oldest building, which has stunning Medieval murals and graffiti.   One of the Heritage […]

Newington Festival 2018

Newington Festival continues to be a major event in the village and continues to be such a success thanks to the volunteers who work so hard to make it happen.  The Parish Council has received very positive feedback from our performers:   Just wanted to say thank you for giving Vocademy the opportunity to perform, […]

Newington Festival 2018

Newington Village Festival Saturday, July 7 Newington Village Festival proved to be a popular alternative to the football World Cup on Saturday, July 7, as people sought a fun-packed afternoon away from the television. Although some people visited just for the first three hours until kick-off, there was plenty of entertainment to keep the crowds […]

Neighbourhood Watch 19.06.18

Hartlip, Newington & Upchurch Ward   Crime Number: XY/036452/18 Between Friday the 15th and Saturday the 16th of June, a black Renault Megane, Reg Number: starting with MK08 *** was stolen from High Street, Newington while its owner was visiting the Bull Public House. Crime Number: XY/036705/18 At 3:51am Sunday the 17th of June, a half empty packet […]