Events

Please find below information about forthcoming events in Amersham. If any member is unable to make his/her way to Society meetings and would like transport to be arranged, please contact Geraldine Marshall-Andrew on 01494 433735.

May
26
Sun
Tudor Walk @ Amersham Museum
May 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Tudor Walk
Tudor Walk

Join a guided walk to learn more about life and death in Tudor Amersham. Guides in 16th century costumes will tell you about the the markets and fairs, the housing and work, language and health.

The walk stops at about 8 places, some directly relevant to events of the time. It lasts about 2¼ hours (short-cut possible) and includes a climb up through the fields (taken slowly).

The Amersham Museum opens at 12:00pm, reduced-price combined tickets (£5) are available.
May
29
Wed
The London Cage @ Kings Chapel
May 29 @ 7:30 pm
Kensington Palace Gardens
Kensington Palace Gardens

Historian Helen Fry will talk about the Secret History of Britain’s World War II interrogation centre.

Coffee/tea and biscuits will be available from 7.30pm. The talk starts at 8.00pm. No booking necessary. Guests and new members welcome.

On-site parking is normally available and there is good disabled access.

May
31
Fri
HS2 Gt Missenden Drop-in Session @ Great Missenden Library
May 31 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
HS2 in Bucks & Oxfordshire
HS2 in Bucks & Oxfordshire

Come and meet your local engagement manager, Vernon Loo and experts from HS2 and Fusion JV Contractors.

HS2 engineers will be able to give you details of works around Great Missenden.

For more information on HS2 community events and drop-in sessions taking place in Buckinghamshire click here.

Jun
2
Sun
Old Amersham Walk @ Amersham Museum
Jun 2 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Amersham Museum
Amersham Museum

Join a guided walk of Amersham Old Town for a fascinating insight into the history of the town, its inhabitants and its development. Here you will see many of the details of the town that you may never have noticed before.

The walk is approximately one hour and a half in duration.

The walks leave from the museum at 2.30pm every Sunday from the beginning of April to the end of September.

£3 for adults, children are free.

Summer Band Concert @ Memorial Gardens
Jun 2 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Music in the Gardens
Music in the Gardens

The Amersham Town Council presents Music in the Remembrance Gardens Summer Band Concerts.

This year performers include Amersham Band, Buckinghamshire Band of The Royal British Legion, Love That Jazz Quintet, Fabulous Shirtlifters Jazz Band, Bisham Concert Band, Dixieland Swing Kings Jazz Band and Soundforce Big Band.

The concert is free and starts at 2.30pm.

Jun
13
Thu
Society Outing to St Mary’s Church, Fairford and Buscot Park
Jun 13 all-day
Buscot Park
Buscot Park

Our outing in June this year will be to St Mary’s Church in  Fairford in Gloucestershire and in the afternoon to a National Trust property, Buscot Park, which is in Oxfordshire.

Note that this visit is on a THURSDAY.

Further details will be released in due course.

Jun
15
Sat
St Mary’s Church Summer Fete @ St Mary's Church
Jun 15 @ 1:00 pm
St Mary's Church
St Mary’s Church

St Mary’s Church, Old Amersham invites you for an afternoon of fun and entertainment for all the family.

The Summer Fete will be held in aid of the Church’s charitable giving.

Jun
16
Sun
Summer Band Concert @ Memorial Gardens
Jun 16 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Music in the Gardens
Music in the Gardens

The Amersham Town Council presents Music in the Remembrance Gardens Summer Band Concerts.

This year performers include Amersham Band, Buckinghamshire Band of The Royal British Legion, Love That Jazz Quintet, Fabulous Shirtlifters Jazz Band, Bisham Concert Band, Dixieland Swing Kings Jazz Band and Soundforce Big Band.

The concert is free and starts at 2.30pm.

Jun
30
Sun
Summer Band Concert @ Memorial Gardens
Jun 30 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Music in the Gardens
Music in the Gardens

The Amersham Town Council presents Music in the Remembrance Gardens Summer Band Concerts.

This year performers include Amersham Band, Buckinghamshire Band of The Royal British Legion, Love That Jazz Quintet, Fabulous Shirtlifters Jazz Band, Bisham Concert Band, Dixieland Swing Kings Jazz Band and Soundforce Big Band.

The concert is free and starts at 2.30pm.

Tudor Walk @ Amersham Museum
Jun 30 @ 2:30 pm – 4:45 pm
Tudor Walk
Tudor Walk

Join a guided walk to learn more about life and death in Tudor Amersham. Guides in 16th century costumes will tell you about the the markets and fairs, the housing and work, language and health.

The walk stops at about 8 places, some directly relevant to events of the time. It lasts about 2¼ hours (short-cut possible) and includes a climb up through the fields (taken slowly).

The Amersham Museum opens at 12:00pm, reduced-price combined tickets (£5) are available.