Paul Parris

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Amenities in and around Skillington

Skillington Village Hall

Skillington also has a new Village Hall  which hosts a broad variety of regular activities such as pilates classes. Bingo. Local Bands Detail of upcoming activities is in the What’s On! Section. Alternatively visit @skillingtongrantham on Facebook

Local Places of Worship

We have two churches in Skillington.

  1. A Wesleyan Methodist Chapel in the Square run in association with Saltby Methodist Church
  2. An Anglican Church of St James at the top of Church Street.

Activities of both churches are to be found by clicking this link which will take you to the relevant section of the What’s On! Part of this web site

Skillington Village Hall

Local Schools

We have no primary school in the village, however there are three excellent small primary schools serving Skillington.

All are about 2 miles away.

The secondary schools are in Grantham of which there are many. The most famous being The Kings School which is now a fully selective Academy Grammar School. The bus service timings are ideal for pupils to commute from the village.

Anglican Church of St James.

Visit the Skillington Village Hall section Methodist Chapel Anglican Church

The Cross Swords

The Cross Swords Pub is right in the centre of Skillington. Both geographically and socially!

Since Charlotte and her partner Alan bought the pub in 2019 they have made many changes to the benefit of both drinkers and diners.

There is nowhere like “the local” to gain an understanding of the true spirit and friendliness of a village.

Go to the Cross Swords Web site Visit the History of Skillington section

Skillington Methodist Chapel