Upcoming Talks

Our monthly meetings take place at the Clifton Centre, Ashdene Road, and start at 7:30pm.

Below is a list of our upcoming talks, but for more information please contact: Mrs Sally James (Treasurer) on 01869 243804 or email: sallyjames46@hotmail.com

18th July 2022
Archaeology, Artefacts and a career in ruins
Anni Byard

This talk covers Anni's career thus far as an archaeologist and ancient metalwork specialist, some of her favourite Oxfordshire discoveries over the eleven years she was the British Museum's Finds Liaison Officer, together with her current work and research into Iron Age and early Roman coin hoarding.

19th September 2022
AGM & special event to be announced

17th October 2022
The River at War
Bill King

Bill considers why the River Thames was such an important strategic feature in World War 2 and its role in the defence of the country. With a look at how the river would have served as a major defensive feature and of the way the industry along the Thames was adapted to serve the country in its hour of need. Other aspects referred to include the airfields of the Thames valley, boat building and aircraft production.

21st November 2022
WW1 in Bicester (Part 2)
Matthew Hathaway

19th December 2022
Xmas Social Event