Willingham by Stow, which was mentioned in the Domesday book, is six miles south of Gainsborough and twelve miles north of Lincoln. It has always been a mainly arable farming community with twenty farmers working the land in the late 19th century compared with just a handful now. St.Helen's church dates from the 11th century with registers that document events as far back as 1562 . The Methodist Chapel on High Street (No longer a place of worship) was built in 1885. There have been many business's in the village over the years but now there are two pubs, The Half Moon and The Fox and Hounds, Leanings Transport (Haulage) plus the Howson Care Centre which is situated on Marton Lane. Lord Hawke was born in Willingham Rectory (1860) .

The main organisations and most often used webpages are listed to your left. For all other sections of the Willingham by Stow website please look at the site index at the bottom of this page. There are dozens of pages of information and space available for you to advertise and promote your services.

 

WILLINGHAM TWINNING ASSOCIATION VISIT TO POSTRELMOV 2017


International speeches ahead of the games


The photo gallery for this year's exchange trip in the Czech Republic is HERE



A COMEDY PLAY IN 3 ACTS
By Rebecca Andrews

WITH MUSIC PROVIDED BY
THE FABULOUS 1970s!

A note for your calendars! Willingham-by-Stow Play – November 2017
‘DJ Alan’s Big Nite Out’, a comedy written by Rebecca Andrews will be performed over 4 nights on 17/18 & 24/25 November. This has been extended from the usual three nights which generally sells out. If you have been to any of Rebecca’s earlier efforts you will know what a great night’s entertainment this has proven to be.  The cast are all local, the play is in three acts with breaks for food. Full details including prices and how to obtain tickets, will be provided in the September magazine but for now, please make a note on your calendars and tell your friends.

 

 

Horticultural Show schedule for 2017 is available now - DOWNLOAD

 

WANTED.
Booking clerk for Willingham village hall.
This voluntary job involves taking bookings for the hall
setting heating times and attending 6 committee meetings a year.
We are a friendly committee and welcome anyone wishing to join us.
For an informal chat please ring Carol on 788788 or Ann on 787267.

 

 

 

 

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