Upcoming Events

Date: Thursday, 26 May 2022 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Organiser: British Association for Local History

BALH Local History Hour:

Women's lives in 16th century patriarchal society. 

Date: Saturday, 4 June 2022 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Organiser: Boxford History Project

The Boxford Heritage Centre will be open to the public, with displays ranging from general local history to Roman villa excavations in the parish.

The Centre is also open on request for school trips and visits from other local historical societies.

http://boxford.org.uk/parish-room-museum/

Date: Wednesday, 8 June 2022 - 7:40pm

Organiser: Berkshire Family History Society (BFHS)

While researching different crimes in the Newbury area in the nineteenth century, Ros Clow became aware that the severity of the punishment meted out depended on whether the perpetrator was rich or poor.Her talk covers murder, manslaughter, fraud, bankruptcy, baby-farming and suicide.

Berkshire Family History Society, Newbury Branch.

Meetings are held at West Berkshire Museum starting at 2pm (doors open at 1.30pm) and lasting not more than two hours. Members entry free. Guests are asked to donate £3 towards costs.

Date: Wednesday, 15 June 2022 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Organiser: Newbury District Field Club (NDFC)

Paul Lacey is the author of "The Newbury and District Motor Services Story", "Thames Valley - the Final Decade" and many other books on the local transport services of the County.

The Field Club meets in the Cloth Hall upstairs at the West Berkshire Museum - access by lift or stairs.

Members free, visitors £3.

http://www.ndfc.org.uk/

Date: Friday, 24 June 2022 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Organiser: Friends of Newtown Road Cemetery

The Newtown Road Cemetery will be open on Midsummers Evening - guided tours, displays and moth release.

http://www.fnrcnewbury.org.uk/events.asp

Date: Monday, 27 June 2022 - 7:15pm to 8:30pm

Organiser: Thatcham Historical Society

Alan Turton joins the Society to show and tell us about life for a Civil War soldier in the 1640's. This will be a face to face meeting if Government Regulations allow.

Members free, Visitors £2

For more information visit the website: https://www.thatchamhistoricalsociety.org.uk/events/

Date: Sunday, 3 July 2022 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Organiser: Boxford History Project

The Boxford Heritage Centre will be open to the public, with displays ranging from general local history to Roman villa excavations in the parish.

The Centre is also open on request for school trips and visits from other local historical societies.

http://boxford.org.uk/parish-room-museum/

Date: Saturday, 6 August 2022 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Organiser: Berkshire Family History Society (BFHS)

You are invited to take part in the first Berkshire Heritage Online Fair 
on Sat 6 August 10-12 and 2-4.
This will be on Zoom hosted by Berkshire Family History Society and 
Berkshire Local History Associatio

Date: Saturday, 6 August 2022 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Organiser: Berkshire Local History Association

You are invited to take part in the first Berkshire Heritage Online Fair 
on Sat 6 August 10-12 and 2-4.
This will be on Zoom hosted by Berkshire Family History Society and 
Berkshire Local History Associatio

Date: Sunday, 7 August 2022 - 2:00pm to 5:00pm

Organiser: Boxford History Project

The Boxford Heritage Centre will be open to the public, with displays ranging from general local history to Roman villa excavations in the parish.

The Centre is also open on request for school trips and visits from other local historical societies.

http://boxford.org.uk/parish-room-museum/