• Tomlin Popup Exhibition |

    Thatcham Historical Society officially opened the Tomlin Popup exhibition tonight (8th October). A range of guests from the local community and organisations heard a short talk about the exhibition. The... Continue reading

  • Antiques and collectables |

    Stewart Hofgartner joined us tonight, 30th April 2018, to look at members antiques and collectables. Members were invited to bring items along for Stewart to not only value but tell... Continue reading

  • Local Heritage Roadshow |

    Fancy joining us and discovering many other local heritage groups. Then why not pop along to the "Local Heritage Roadshow" in April? West Berkshire Museum, Saturday 28 April 2018, 11am... Continue reading

  • The Story of Greenham Common |

    Local historian Penny Stokes spoke tonight (26th Feb 2018) on "The Story of Greenham Common." Penny noted that although we often think of RAF Greenham Common there is much more... Continue reading

  • Welcome to 2018 |

    Thatcham Historical Society held their Annual General Meeting on the evening of the 29 th January 2018. The acting chair, Alf Wheeler, started the evening welcoming all those present and... Continue reading


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