WELCOME

to the Parish of

Winfrith Newburgh and East Knighton, Dorset.

Winfrith Newburgh is within a designated Area of Outstanding Beauty and on the edge of the World Heritage Jurassic Coast.

Located between Dorchester and Wareham, with a parish population of 660, Winfrith Newburgh and East Knighton is an active and friendly community orchestrating numerous regular events and social groups.

COMMUNITY

Keep up with 'what's on' in the village events calendar, activities & clubs, news and views

VILLAGE & SERVICES

Whether you're visiting the village or a resident, you can find out all there is to know about the local shop and community services.

VILLAGE HALL

Having undergone a full refurbishment in 2016, the Village Hall now boasts a commercial-grade kitchen, versatile main hall and stage, meeting room and full facilities for disabled access.

PLACES TO VISIT

From family attractions such as Monkey World and the Tank Museum, to the historic ruins of Corfe and Lulworth Castels, or the pebbled beaches of Durdle Door and Lulworth Cove, there is something for everyone.

village hall

Having undergone a full refurbishment in 2016, the Village Hall now boasts a commercial-grade kitchen, versatile main hall and stage, meeting room and full facilities for disabled access.

HISTORY

The Winfrith History Group has, and continues to record the history of the Winfrith Newburgh and East Knighton settlements, in particular capturing images, documents and memories about the village, creating an accessible archive for all to enjoy; young and old.

EVENTS CALENDAR

Don't miss out, keep track of whats on and where in the village Events  Calendar.