Friends of the Ancient Monuments (FOAM) is a charitable organisation which, through fund-raising events, supports Winchelsea Corporation in the maintenance of the Ancient Monuments in the Town – primarily the three Town Gates, the Court Hall, the Town Well and the Queen Elizabeth Well.

Events for 2019 & 2020

The major fund-raising activity of FOAM is the cellar tours, led by a team of expert volunteers. More details of these tours can be found at
Other fund-raising events include historical walks, talks, a quiz night and at Christmas, Carols in the Court Hall. Please see all the events that FOAM will be attending or hosting below 

-FOAM quiz night Febuary 23rd at the New Hall  6:30pm for a 7pm start 

-FOAM AGM Saturday 23rd March Lower Court Hall 11:00 for 11:30 start 

-Rotary Charity Walk Team Winchelsea will be walking with half the donations going to FOAM. Join us start at 9-00am to 10-00am Sunday 19 May start Phillips & Stubbs offices 47-4 9 Cinque Port Street Rye. 

-Winchelsea Fete Sat 10th August 

-FOAM Malcolm Pratt talk the Cinque Ports and the Coronation, Sat12 October New Hall 2-00 for 2-30pm tea & Cake to follow. See Here

-FOAM Carols in the Lower Court Hall, Friday 13 December, 6-30 for 7-00pm.

-FOAM quiz night Febuary 22nd 2020 at the New Hall 6:30pm for a 7pm start 

To contact FOAM for more information Email:
Charity No.1001486. Privacy Policy
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