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

20th July 2020
RAF Upper Heyford CANCELLED
Ian Lough-Scott

From the Great War to the Cold War 1916-1993 Remembering the military, social and commercial significance of the airfield with an acknowledgement of the contribution of service personnel from Great Britain and the Commonwealth, the United States & France, many of whom made the ultimate sacrifice.

19th October 2020
Dating Old Photographs
Tom Doig

Many people hold collections made by great grandmama who never bothered to mark up who was portrayed or when the photograph was taken. In the special talk, Tom will guide you through the trail of identification and dating using the style of the image, its mount and the process of its manufacture. Members are invited to bring their family photographs for dating and a ‘Help Desk’ will be in operation for consultation.

16th November 2020
Alchester: invasion-era fortress, Roman town and predecessor of Bicester
Eberhard Sauer