Upcoming Events

Date: Wednesday, 20 February 2019 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Organiser:

Ed Cooper returns by popular request to give a more detailed account of the work he diirected to convert the land from Base to Common in the late Nineties. 

Doors open at 7pm and the talk is from 7.30pm to 8.30pm. Cafe available serving hot and cold drinks and cake. 

Tickets £5 available from the website: www.greenhamtower.org.uk

Date: Monday, 25 February 2019 - 7:30pm

Organiser: Thatcham Historical Society

Military historian Alan Turton gives a talk on Henry VIII's restored warship 'The Mary Rose' now housed in a purpose built museum in Portsmouth. Alan is a military historian specialising in the English Civil War and the period up to the mid 18th century. From 1987 to 2011 he was curator of the site of Basing House, hampshire, which underwent the longest siege in the history of the English Civil War, and was once the largest private house in Tudor England.

Members free, Visitors £2. Membership for the year is £10. Refreshments after the talk. All welcome.

Date: Wednesday, 27 February 2019 - 7:30pm

Organiser: Hungerford Historical Association

Jon Willis presents a talk on the Docklands.

The Annual membership fee is £13 per person. This entitles free admission to all meetings. (Outings are individually charged). Non members are very welcome at all meetings and the admission fee is £4 per meeting.

http://www.hungerfordhistorical.org.uk/

Date: Wednesday, 13 March 2019 - 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Organiser: Berkshire Family History Society (BFHS)

Date: Monday, 25 March 2019 - 7:30pm

Organiser: Thatcham Historical Society

The Tootlers, who give demonstrations of coachhorns, will talk on the history of coaching's Golden Age, and after.

Members free, Visitors £2. Members pay an annual fee of £10. Refreshments after the talk. All welcome

The Sixth Form Block lies behind the school buildings.

www.thatchamhistoricalsociety.org.uk

Date: Wednesday, 27 March 2019 - 7:30pm

Organiser: Hungerford Historical Association

Graham Bathe dispels the myths with a talk on the real Wolf Hall.

The Annual Membership fee is £13 per person. This entitles free admission to all meetings. (Outings are individually charged). Non members are very welcome at all meetings and the admission fee is £4 per meeting.

http://www.hungerfordhistorical.org.uk/

Date: Saturday, 30 March 2019 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Organiser: Friends of Newtown Road Cemetery

Come and visit the cemetery. There will be displays in the Chapel and tours of the cemetery, with a Find-a-Grave service on offer.

For more information visit the website: http://www.fnrcnewbury.org.uk

Date: Thursday, 11 April 2019 - 7:30pm

Organiser: The Newbury Society

David Canning will be using his own photographs to talk about the changes at and around Newbury railway station from his first photo in 1958 up to the latest electric trains in 2019, showing how the infrastructure has altered over the years, with stories about working the signal boxes and more.