The Village Shop and Post Office
The shop is at the heart of the village and run by Jonathan and Shirley Holdford. They stock a full range of produce. There is a delivery of bread and cakes every Friday and a laundry service every Friday.
Opening Hours
                                SHOP                                      POST OFFICE
Monday                 8.00 am - 5.30 pm                9.00 am - 12 noon
Tuesday                 8.00 am - 5.30 pm                9.00 am - 12 noon
Wednesday           8.00 am - 12.30 pm             9.00 am - 12 noon
Thursday                8.00 am - 5.30 pm                9.00 am - 3.00 pm
Friday                     8.00 am - 5.30 pm                9.00 am - 12 noon
Saturday                8.30 am – 4.30 pm               Closed
Sunday                   9.00 am – 12.30 pm            Closed
Tel: 01476 870201             email:
PLEASE DO SUPPORT THE SHOP. It is the heart of the community but will only survive if we make use of it.
The Village Hall
The Village Hall is in the process of being refurbished and is available to rent for functions. There is a large selection of books that you can borrow or swap. There are regular film and quiz nights plus coffee mornings and supper clubs. It is a great way to get to know other villagers.
There is a meeting of the village hall committee on the last Wednesday of every month.
The website gives further information of events.
There is also a Facebook page: Knipton Village Hall
The Chairman of the Village Hall is Peter Carr.
Home telephone 01476 870076.
Mobile phone 07867 906509.
The Manners Arms
Great food, drinks and accommodation. Always very welcoming and dog friendly.
Tel: 01476 879222

All Saints Church
The church is unlocked most days during daylight hours, so please feel free to go and have a look around.
Enquiries about the church should be directed to Rev Peter Hooper. 
Tel: 07845 205283 email
Shirley Holdford also runs a ladies and gents hairdressers from behind the shop.
The Cricket Club
There is a very active cricket club with senior and junior teams.
Their Facebook page covers all activity
The Bowls Club
Situated at the end of Finns Lane
The Parish Council
The parish council meets at the Village Hall on the second Monday of every month.
The Chairman of the council is Geoffrey Petchey who can be contacted at