Paul Parris

Skillington Parish Council

The Parish Council has has its monthly meetings in the Village Hall. More information about the council’s activities can be accessed from the black menu at the top of each page.

Should you wish to speak to a councillor Please contact either the Chair, Richard Wrigley (, (07940 974 222), or the Clerk, Pamela Harrison ( if you have any concerns or queries.

Skillington is a small village 8½ miles South of Grantham  in the county of Lincolnshire, England.

Our population is approximately 300 voting adults plus children.

Skillington is thriving little village surrounded by a mixture of arable and predominantly, although not exclusively, sheep livestock farming.

There are many village activities which tend to centre themselves around the Village Hall, the Methodist Chapel, the Anglican Church, or the Pub… The Cross Swords.

Select About Skillington from the navigation bar above for more information about our village.

Welcome to “Skillington Life”. The Skillington village web site.

About Skillington

This web site is designed to showcase our village of which we’re all so proud. It also acts as a vehicle to publicise forthcoming local social events, opinion and other activities.

Link to Skillingtons

Facebook page

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Skillington Village Hall

Click the button below to see more information about the activities and facilities

Skillington Village emergency telephone and defibrillator

What to do in an emergency.

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Skillington Community Help

Telephone numbers

077998 63368

(Graham Page)

07940 974222

(Richard Wrigley)

07788 666238

 (Katerina Ducksbury)

Hello! If you need help call us!

If you are self-isolating, are still working and finding shopping difficult, need urgent supplies or prescriptions collected, or a dog walked… then we can help.

This is a community service provided by volunteers in Skillington to help others.

Additional information will be published from time to time and can be accessed via the button to the Left

Wheelie Bin Dates

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Link to:

Annual Report and Accounts

About this web site

Belvoir Castle

Rutland Water

Rutland Aqua Park

Historic Stamford

Melton Market

Belton House

Golf at Stoke Rochford

Isaac Newton’s Birthplace

Stilton Cheese Dairy

Twin Lakes Theme Park

The Engine Yard at Belvoir

Afternoon Tea

Discount Shopping

Grimsthorpe Castle

Easton Walled Gardens

Burghley House

Historic Newark

….or just enjoy the countless walks in our surrounding countryside! Maybe a pint, or a glass of wine, (or two?) when you get back. Just as an aperitif of course!

Want to get out and about? 17 great places to visit within 30 minutes by car from Skillington…

Don’t forget click on the Skillington Life tab at the top of your browser to return to this page

Parish Council Vacancies

03455 564 144 (ext. 1240)

If you’re 50+ and would like support with your home own energy, Our warm & wise team are here to help

We provide:
Advice on how to reduce your energy usage and bills.
Free energy saving devices such as draught excluders, timers and LED light bulbs.
Priority service registration.

Help to maximise your income through benefit and grant checks.
Energy saving tips, information and sign-posting