Cream Teas are on their way!

The 2017 Cream Teas will take place on 24th and 25th June 2017. Don’t miss them!   Local Strawberries, Home-Made Scones, cake and buns, jams & marmalades for sale, Jewellery, pottery and Local Photos! Linton Cream Teas has been appearing every year for sixteen years now, and almost every single year it has got bigger, […]

How can I get information about my forthcoming event put onto the Website?

Nothing easier! Just email your material to the webmaster, Richard Butters. NOTE that what we do is publish what you write. Unfortunately we are not journalists and simply do not have time to write stuff for you… though we do reserve the right to edit what we are sent, or to refuse publication if necessary. Do try to […]

I am trying to trace my ancestors who lived in Linton. How can I find out more about them?

We would love to help you as much as we can, but it isn’t easy. Linton is a small village and everyone who helps, for example the webmaster here, the Parish councillors, the Churchwardens and so on, are all unpaid volunteers with limited time. I have the following suggestions: – you can use the Message […]

My question is not listed here. What should I do?

Email the webmaster and put your question to him directly. He will not only reply to you personally, but if the question is relevant (and polite 😉 it will also be added to this list…  

2016 Cream Teas Successful, Again!

Every year, the Friends of Linton Church organise and run the famous Strawberry Cream Teas weekend. And every year, this well loved event (writes the chief organiser!) attracts record numbers of visitors, and earns valuable income for the Friends of Linton Church. All of this money is spent on the Church, its contents and surroundings. […]

Linton’s new PCSO!

Linton Has A New PCSO… Our previous PCSO has now moved on to pastures new, and her duties as Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) for Coxheath, Linton, Hunton and the Farleighs have now been taken over by PCSO Matthew Judges.    

Linton Walkers’ Outing to the Ashdown Forest!

The Linton Walkers, at Poohsticks Bridge. For our Summer Outing this year we revisited the Ashdown Forest, the largest public open space in the Southeast. 27 walkers (a record for a monthly walk) enjoyed a tour of the places made famous in AA Milne’s Winnie the Pooh stories, including Galleon’s Lap, the Enchanted Place, the […]

Linton Boundary Project wins Award!

The Linton Boundary Project has been given the Thurnham Heritage Award. On behalf of the Project, Jerry Whitmarsh attended the Annual Meeting of Thurnham Parish Council, and was presented with the award by LadyTess Bruce-Lockhart, the previous recipient of the award in memory of her late husband's work. Pictures of the award and of the […]

Linton Church Opens Its Doors!

Due to building work, Linton Church will not be opening it's doors outside of the published times from May to September this year.  It will still be open at the usual times for services etc. We hope to resume the summer openings in 2015.   For more information contact: Kath Cooper – 01622 741494. Keys to the […]