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Jun
21
Thu
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jun 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Jun
26
Tue
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jun 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Tuesday Fellowship @ Hungerford Methodist Church Hall
Jun 26 @ 2:30 pm

Fellowship Anniversary Service led by Rev Nigel Sands.

All welcome for Fellowship, interesting speakers & a cup of tea.

To reach the Church Hall, go through the alleyway between the Church and the shop, follow the path through the garden

A History of Greenham Common Airfield @ Greenham Common Tower
Jun 26 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
A History of Greenham Common Airfield @ Greenham Common Tower | England | United Kingdom

Local historian Jonathan Sayers will talk about The history of the Common’s airfield

A military base was located on Greenham Common as early as 1740, as depicted on maps of the time. In the 1860s, the Common was the usual place for military men to rest whilst travelling to Salisbury Plane.

 

Author AJ Pearce talks about her bestselling debut novel, Dear Mrs Bird @ Hungerford Town Hall
Jun 26 @ 7:30 pm

AJ Pearce will be being interviewed about Dear Mrs Bird, before answering questions and signing copies.

You can buy a copy before the event at the bookshop or through or on-line shop here.

Inspired by real-life letters written to an agony aunt column in a wartime magazine, this book quickly became a Sunday Times bestseller.

(To read a review of Dear Mrs Bird please click here and scroll down to the May 2018 selection.)

The event takes place at 7:30pm, in the Town Hall. Tickets £6 (includes a glass of wine or soft drink).

Jun
27
Wed
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jun 27 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Jun
28
Thu
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jun 28 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Jul
3
Tue
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jul 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Tuesday Fellowship @ Hungerford Methodist Church Hall
Jul 3 @ 2:30 pm

“Down Memory Lane” Speaker: Jackie Hollander.

All welcome for Fellowship, interesting speakers & a cup of tea.

To reach the Church Hall, go through the alleyway between the Church and the shop, follow the path through the garden

Jul
4
Wed
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jul 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Jul
5
Thu
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jul 5 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Jul
7
Sat
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jul 7 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Egyptology Study Day (TVAES July) @ Oakwood Centre
Jul 7 @ 10:30 am – 4:30 pm
Egyptology Study Day (TVAES July) @ Oakwood Centre | Woodley | England | United Kingdom

TVAES Hierakonpolis Study Day ‘Exploring Ancient Nekhen’

On Saturday July 7th 2018 (10:30 – 4:30) in the theatre at the Oakwood Centre, Headley Road, Woodley, Reading RG5 4JZ Thames Valley Ancient Egypt Society will be holding a fund-raising study day investigating the important and fascinating site of Hierakonpolis. The director Dr Renee Friedman, the Assistant Director Dr Liam McNamara and Vivian Davies have put together a special programme combining the latest news from the 2017 and 2018 seasons with lectures that explore ancient Nekhen at different periods and also the early recording of the site.

The programme includes :

  • News from the Field. The results of the 2017-2018 season;
  • Exploring the Dynastic Town and Temple at Hierakonpolis.

After the lunch break the programme continues with

  • Hierakonpolis is the Early New Kingdom and The Painted Tomb and its conservation.

Lunch (own arrangements) can be obtained from the Oakwood Centre café or there are various shops and cafes nearby. There will be a coffee break between each of the morning and afternoon sessions

Admission Fee £30.

All funds raised will be donated to the expedition in support of future seasons, the booking form is attached to reserve your place. You can also read more about past work at the site at http://www.hierakonpolis-online.org/

Booking forms from http://www.tvaes.org.uk, to be returned to with a cheque made payable to the Thames Valley Ancient Egypt Society to:

The Hon. Treasurer TVAES
7 Clinkard Place,
Church Road,
Lane End,
Bucks, HP14 3HQ

Jul
10
Tue
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jul 10 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Jul
11
Wed
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jul 11 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Jul
12
Thu
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Jul
14
Sat
2018
Untold Stories of The Great War @ St Mary's Church
Jul 14 @ 3:03 pm – 4:03 pm

Join one of our guided walking tours of central Thatcham to discover the stories of local people from WW1.During the tour you will visit a number of locations where you will meet personalities who lived nearby (portrayed by actors in historical costume) and they will recount details of how the Great War affected their lives.

The tours start at 1pm, 1.15pm, 1.30pm, 1.45pm, 2.15pm, 2.30pm. The tours are free but places are limited so you need to book your tickets on eventbrite here (children are welcome so please book a ticket for them too) or by phone on 01635 863592.

The tours will start and finish at St Mary’s Church where you will be able to view exhibitions relating to WW1 and purchase refreshments. There are toilets available at the church and the building is accessible for wheelchair users.

The tour lasts for approximately 1 hour and 30 minutes, covering about 1 mile on pavements. Each tour is limited to 20 people.

There is no onsite parking for this event so please make use of the town centre pay and display car parks located behind the Co-Op supermarket (privately managed) and in the Kingsland Centre (managed by West Berkshrie Council).

Thatcham Town Council is pleased to be able to offer this event free of charge to the public and is grateful to have received a grant from Greenham Common Trust Ltd in support of the event.

If you would like to hear about future events organised by Thatcham Town Council then please sign up for our e-newsletter at http://eepurl.com/dl5MjT

Jul
16
Mon
2018
Be Scam Aware! @ Theale Library @ Theale Library
Jul 16 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Be Scam Aware! @ Theale Library @ Theale Library | Theale | England | United Kingdom

Make yourself scam aware!

Monday 16th July, 2.30-4.00pm at Theale Library

A Community Banker from Natwest will be giving a free talk on how to stay safe online and recognise scams. Everyone is welcome – please let your neighbours and friends know about this.

No need to book – just come along.

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30287

Jul
17
Tue
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jul 17 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Family History Sessions @ Pangbourne Library @ Pangbourne Library
Jul 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Family History Sessions @ Pangbourne Library @ Pangbourne Library

Research your Family History

Third Tuesday of the month at Pangbourne Library.

Learn to use Ancestry.com for your personal research.

To book a session, please contact the library:

http://info.westberks.gov.uk/article/30285

Twitter: https://twitter.com/WBerksLibraries

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/newburylibrary/

The Story of the Restoration of Greenham and Cookham Commons @ Greenham Common Tower
Jul 17 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
The Story of the Restoration of Greenham and Cookham Commons @ Greenham Common Tower | England | United Kingdom

Please join us for this free talk:

A Special Place for Wildlife – The Story of the Restoration of Greenham and Cookham Commons

 

Jul
18
Wed
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Jul
19
Thu
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Jul
24
Tue
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Tuesday Fellowship @ Hungerford Methodist Church Hall
Jul 24 @ 2:30 pm

Annual Outing, including tea.

All are welcome but PLACES MUST BE BOOKED IN ADVANCE.  Times & venue will be confirmed on booking.

Jul
25
Wed
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Jul
26
Thu
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Jul
31
Tue
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Jul 31 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Aug
1
Wed
2018
Exhibition: ‘History of Commercial Dress Patterns’ by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 'History of Commercial Dress Patterns' by NNA @ The Old Chapel Textile Centre | Greenham | United Kingdom

Our Gallery 2 small exhibition gives an introduction to the development of the commercial paper pattern.

Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp @ Greenham Common Tower
Aug 1 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Greenham Common Women's Peace Camp @ Greenham Common Tower | England | United Kingdom

Why we stayed and what we achieved: Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp 1981 – 1993 – Tue 1 August