• Thatcham: In the beginning |

    There have been Palaeolithic, old stone age, axes found in the area but the first settlement dates to about 10,000 years ago during the Mesolithic period, middle stone age. A... Continue reading

  • Thatcham history tour |

    Local historian, Dr Nick Young , led a group of 22 people around Thatcham on Monday 24th April 2017. The tour started from Church Lane where the history of the... Continue reading

  • Welcome to our new Chairman |

    We would like to welcome Julie Armstrong as our new chair for this year. Julie was elected at our recent Annual General Meeting in January 2017. After her election Julie... Continue reading

  • Fresh new website |

    The Thatcham Historical Society website has had a fresh, clean make over for 2017. We have had a website since 1999 and since 2003 our Dr Nick Young has taken... Continue reading

  • Report of Speaker Events 2016 |

    25 th January 2016: AGM The year started well with the usual AGM and Member’s Social. Despite cold weather it was well attended. The Society’s accounts showed a small profit,... Continue reading

About

Hello and welcome to the Thatcham Historical Society website. The society exists to promote an interest, not only in the local history of Thatcham and district, but also in historical matters in general. A regular series of talks by invited speakers takes place throughout the year. We have a wide...Read more

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Events

AGM
29th January 2018