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The Griffin’s Head pub is set in a beautiful Kent Hall House.  It is the social heart of the village where locals from all walks of life come to meet up, chat, and generally put the world to rights.  And they have a jolly good time.  Serving Shepherd Neame fine ales, with an extensive wine, champagne and port list, and glorious food from the restaurant with locally sourced produce.  Summer weekend BBQs, and Vintage car rally 1st Sunday of the month.  Enquiries.

Chillenden Windmill remains closed until further notice as the access steps are unsafe.  We hope to open later in the summer when it will be open on Sundays until September from 2 - 4.30pm. Local volunteer guides will be on hand to give you an interpretive tour round what is one of only 3 historic post mills in Kent. Admission is free but donations welcome.  Enquiries.

Village diary…..

Pub - vintage cars

The next pub vintage and classic car rally will be held at the Griffin’s Head on Sunday 2 December from 11am.

Sunday 2 December

The hamlet of Chillenden in East Kent, UK, lies midway between the historic cathedral city of Canterbury and the gateway port of Dover.  It lies in the rural landscape on the edge of the North Downs, surrounded by some wonderful English countryside.  It has a population of about 100 people living in 45 houses.  There is a church, a working farm, a village hall, a pond, a brilliant pub, and a windmill.

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Church Services in the beautiful 12th century All Saints Church are held twice a month on the 1st and 3rd Sundays at 9.00am.  Everyone  welcome to attend.  For more information visit the All Saints page.

All Saints Church

The next service at All Saints Church will be on Sunday 18 November at 9am.  This will be the regular BCP service.  All welcome.  For details of other services please see here.

Sunday 18 November

Windmill now closed for autumn/winter

After a brief opening period following the repairs to the steps the windmill is now closed for the winter season as usual.  It will reopen in May 2019.  See here for details.

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