Vicar’s July retirementVicar’s July retirement
The Revd. Michael Thompson, Team Vicar in the Parish of the Upper Skerne, will retire on July 31st, four years after accepting the post and making his home at Trimdon Grange.
Vicar’s July retirement

Cuddle Cot Appeal

‘Cuddle cot’ appeal to help grieving parents Mother-of-four Tina Davidson is to take part in a 5km obstacle run to raise £1600 for a special ‘cuddle cot’ to help grieving parents of babies who are ‘born sleeping’.
‘Cuddle cot’ appeal to help grieving parents

Charity Cycle Ride
Trimdon councillor Peter Brookes and friends are to cycle nonstop a distance of 230 miles to raise funds for the British Legion
Charity Cycle Ride

Local Info Updates
Library 'What's On' updated for July, Grange Community Centre 'Sugarcraft' plus Village Hall timetable updated for 2018 including May 'Fun Day''
Timetable and Fun Day

Annual Scarecrow Competition 2018 Scarecrow Competition
Trimdon Parish Council's third Annual Scarecrow Competition is from Sunday 27 May until 12:00am Monday 11 June, judging to take place on Monday afternoon 11th June.
There will be £25 prize money for the Best Resident and the Best Business/Community Group, with smaller prizes for highly commended entries in both categories.

Application Forms can be downloaded here or contact the Parish Clerk on 01429 880224 or All entries must be returned to the Parish Council by 9:00am on Monday 11 June.

Photo Galleries
Our Photo Galleries are home to hundreds of photos, including sets depicting Trimdon many years ago and more recent scenes. Many collections were sent in by website visitors, including family albums and events.
Latest additions to our galleries are Trimdon Walkabout photos from December 2017, courtesy of George Ford
Go to the Photo Gallery

History Section
Several new articles added courtesy of John Robinson, include Peggy Robinson MBE, plus a murder at nearby Butterwick (Fishburn). Also the history of Henry Kell, killed in Burma 1944. Henry was witness to a fatal train accident at Trimdon in 1923
Trimdon Times History pages 

Research - Can You Help?
This section is available for anyone who would like to ask genealogy or other queries of Trimdon families. Many people ask for information regarding their family tree etc. - perhaps you could help? (updated 20th May 2018 - McHale)
Trimdon Genealogy Research

All full page articles and news from earlier years. Even old copies of Trimdon Messenger and reports from the now defunct Joint Trimdons Regeneration Partnership.
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Short paragraphs of interest which appeared only on the home page are saved to the Local Articles sections;
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IIncident reports for Trimdonncidents in Trimdon
Please use this page to leave a quick note about any incidents happening in and around Trimdon so that others can see what's happening.

Incidents in Trimdon

The guestbook has been updated to make it easier to add messages. It is available for anyone to use to leave a message, question or opinion on anything related to Trimdon, and contains messages from 2004 onwards. – no log-in or sign-up required. Last message added 11th May 2018. Read it here.
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