‘Contact’

is the local village magazine for Chickerell and its parish. It is delivered monthly free of charge to residents, bringing the latest news and developments in the area for 45 years.

Latest Issue

Contact : Issue 525 : September 2021

September 2021 Issue 525 THIS MONTH It’s the Village Show! Victory Hall dance, tap and ballet, whist & Bingo back Plus Portesham WI invite Chelwood Gate in the old days August Butterflies in …

Contact : Issue 524 : August 2021

August 2021 Issue 524 THIS MONTH Village Show info…Your chance to reveal your baking, craft, photography, flower & vegetable growing skills.. PLUS….Charlestown then and now. Can you identify …

Contact : Issue 523 : July 2021

July 2021 Issue 523 THIS MONTH Chickerell Village Show planned for September History of School Hill houses..…How people used to travel into WeymouthAnd the fishing crews from local pubs Walkers c…

Contact : Issue 522 : June 2021

June 2021 Issue 522 THIS MONTH  Chickerell votes YES to neighbourhood plan New mayor takes office Pictures of East Street from the past Luncheon club set to return this month Fish & Chip…

Contact : Issue 521 : May 2021

May 2021 Issue 521 THIS MONTH Time to vote on Chickerell’s future and the county’s new police & crime commissioner A look back at life on Chickerell Road, Charlestown Memories of old school d…

Contact : Issue 521 : April 2021

April 2021 Issue 521 THIS MONTH  Your chance to vote on Chickerell’s future Memories of hay making & wash day

Contact : Issue 520 : December 2020

December 2020 / January 2021 Issue 520 THIS MONTH  Charlestown’s lost church revealed… The Lakes of The Fleet lagoon.. …More memories of the past in Chickerell Guess the places in our q…

Contact : Issue 519 : November 2020

November 2020 Issue 519 THIS MONTH 10 things you may not know about Charlestown Memories of Chickerell’s wheelwright in North Square Remembering the H-bomb test

Contact : Issue 518 : October 2020

October 2020 Issue 518 THIS MONTH Water difference…..How wells shaped the growth of Chickerell 10 things you may not know about…Fleet Plus: A historic picture of Chickerell Post Office &amp…

Contact : Issue 517 : September 2020

September 2020 Issue 517 THIS MONTH National success for Chickerell’s new allotments!  The story of Chickerell’s Post Office continues PLUS.. News on Chickerell’s Neighbourhood Plan. See inside f…

Contact : Issue 516 : August 2020

August 2020 Issue 516 Welcome back to our first issue since April! INSIDE A history of Chickerell’s Post Office A Walk with Stan Groves 

Contact : Issue 515a : May 2020

May 2020 Issue 515a THIS MONTH Due to the Coronavirus situation and the current lockdown with no events or activities taking place, Contact Magazine is not being published for May 2020.…