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.

Apr
24
Wed
Moats, Mottes and Castles @ Kings Chapel
Apr 24 @ 7:30 pm
Corfe Castle
Medieval Castle

Archaeologist Michael Farley will discuss the evidence available for conflict in Buckinghamshire from the Viking Period to the Civil War.

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
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.

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.

Sep
25
Wed
The Ascent of Everest @ Kings Chapel
Sep 25 @ 7:30 pm

Physicist and Mountaineer Dr. Melanie Windridge, will tell us the story of her summit attempt in 2018.

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.

Oct
30
Wed
Annual General Meeting @ Kings Chapel
Oct 30 @ 7:30 pm

Annual General Meeting of the Amersham Society followed by a talk by Kamran Irani about Emergency Rider Volunteers who deliver blood and emergency supplies to hospitals.

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.

Nov
27
Wed
The Forgotten River @ Kings Chapel
Nov 27 @ 7:30 pm

Discovering the wildlife and history of the tranquil River Thame, an illustrated talk by naturalist John Tyler.

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.