The society exists to promote an interest, not only in the local history of Thatcham and district, but also in historical matters in general.

On marsh and meadow: a history of cricket in Berkshire

Speaker(s): 
John Trigg
Date: 
Monday, June 30, 2014 - 7:30pm
John Trigg is a popular and entertaining speaker and this was a light and delightful talk on cricket in Berkshire, with a fascinating insight into the players and their histories as well as cricket background. A suitable talk for the summer season and to end the first half of the year’s programme. Tea up.

Retreat to Dunkirk

Speaker(s): 
Ray Hopgood
Date: 
Monday, May 19, 2014 - 7:30pm

Shaw House Heritage Open Weekend

14th & 15th September 2013 11am - 4pm Get a taster of all that there is to see and do at Shaw House during these two days when admission is free. Historic rooms, exhibitions, family activities and outdoor games, the café in the old kitchen and a well stocked gift shop, you can be sure there is something here which all the family will enjoy!

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Cold Ash Heritage Open Days

Saturday 14th and Sunday 15th September
2 – 5 pm

THE SECOND BATTLE OF NEWBURY 1644: FUNDRAISING WALKS

Sunday 13 October 2013

10:30am at the entrance to Speen Recreation ground on Station Road, Speen (RG14 1UD)

2:30pm outside Shaw House, Church Road, Shaw, (RG14 2DR)