Dartmouth and Kingswear Society

BRNC from Kingswear Banjo
Royal Avenue Gardens in Spring

Aims of the Society

The Dartmouth and Kingswear Society is dedicated to the preservation and enhancement of the historic town of Dartmouth and the villages of Kingswear, Blackawton, Dittisham, Stoke Fleming and Strete, the River Dart and the neighbouring coastline and countryside of the county of Devon, UK.

The concerns of the Society include the conservation of both the architecture and form of the built environment and the natural beauty of the district together with the maintenance of a viable local economy in keeping with the character and history of the area.

Classic Gaffer near Dittisham
Kingswear from Dartmouth
The Kingswear Daymark
Where the Summer Party will be held

Upcoming Members Events

The next event in our Calendar is the Winter Market Day Lunch at the Dart Marina Hotel on Friday 21st February, 12 noon for 12.30pm. Details and booking form have been circulated to members

About a month later, we shall hold our Annual General Meeting, in the Flavel Auditorium at 5pm on 24th March. The business of the meeting will be followed by a talk by Stevie Rogers of Dartmouth Green Partnerships.

Towards the end of the summer, our Summer Party, on Wednesday, 2nd September, will be held on the the vessel “Matthew” (pictured right), moored.on the town pontoon. This is part of he Mayflower 400 celebratiion.

Then, on Tuesday, 13th October, in the Flavel Auditorium, Captain Roger Readwin of BRNC will talk to us about the work of the college.

For full details see our Events Calendar page.