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A Brief History of Kimpton from Roman times

written and researched by John Pollington 


The bells of St Peter and St Paul

Wartime Kimpton

Kimpton's and Peters Green's Roll of Honour from both World Wars

Kimpton Flood - the sudden re-emergence of the River Kyme in 2001

The village's Millennium events:

the tapestry created by the people of the Parish; the Millennium Orchestra; the Flower Festival; photographic project; stage production and footpath map


Origins of the annual May Festival founded in 1965

(and still going today: takes you to the current May Festival website)


Community life in the Parish Magazines (2009-present). (Previous copies can be found in the archive.)


A record of events from 2001 to 2004


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Kimpton Parish Church,

watercolour drawing by Buckler c1832

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