The aim of the Dymchurch and District Heritage Group is to preserve the history of The Dymchurch and District area for future generations.


The Dymchurch and District Heritage Group (DDHG) was formed in January 2010 with the following aims and objectives:


  1. To further local history research in Dymchurch and the surrounding villages on Romney Marsh.
  2. To build an archive accessible to the membership and interested members of the public.
  3. To publicise the local history of the area.
  4. To raise funds, apply for grants and accept donations to acquire and preserve items of interest.


Meetings are held regularly at the Methodist Church, High Street, Dymchurch and the Group has its own Heritage Room at the rear of the Methodist Church in Chapel Road.





The Heritage Room is normally open to the public the first Saturday of the month April to November, 2 – 4pm.  


New members are always welcome. Annual membership is £6 per person. Admission for meetings is £2 for members and £3 for non-members. Please contact the Secretary Margaret Walker for more information, email: