CHILLENDEN VILLAGE

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Welcome to Chillenden

The hamlet of Chillenden in East Kent, UK, lies midway between the historic cathedral city of Canterbury and the busy port of Dover.  It lies in the rural landscape on the edge of the North Downs chalklands, 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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Follow the village blog of the trip on the tall ship Oosterschelde

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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.

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.  BBQ summer weekends, and Vintage car rally 1st Sunday of the month.  Enquiries.

Chillenden Windmill is now closed until May 2017, when it will be open every Sunday 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.

Church

The next church service at All Saints: Sunday 4 December at 9.00am, Book of Common Prayer. Revd. David Moulden. For future church services see here.

Events

Pub - vintage cars

The next pub vintage car rally will be held at the Griffin’s Head on Sunday 4 December from 11.00am.

Sunday

4 December

9.00am

Sunday

4 December

11.00am onwards

Sunday 18 December: Goodnestone 6.30pm

Tuesday 20 December: Knowlton 6.30pm

Saturday 24 December: Chillenden 6.00pm

Sunday 25 December: Goodnestone 9.00am

CHRISTMAS CHURCH SERVICES

Pub - curry night TBC

Following the very successful ‘chilli cook off’ night, the Griffin’s Head is thinking about putting on a curry night sometime in November.  More details to follow

TBC