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.

Feb
25
Tue
The History of Pinewood Studios @ Kings Chapel
Feb 25 @ 7:30 pm

(PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE OF DATE – Kings Chapel is unavailable on Wed 26 Feb)

Historian and author Mike Payne will talk about the History of Pinewood Studios, Iver Heath.

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.

Mar
25
Wed
The World of the Honey Bee @ Market Hall
Mar 25 @ 7:30 pm
Foraging for water
Foraging for water

(PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGE OF VENUE – Kings Chapel is unavailable on Wed 25 Mar)

A talk by local apiarist Howard Pool.

Doors will open at 7.30pm when wine and soft drinks will be served and the talk will start at 8.00pm. No booking necessary. Guests and new members welcome.

Apr
29
Wed
Metroland @ Kings Chapel
Apr 29 @ 7:30 pm

A talk by historian and President of the Buckinghamshire Archeological Society Julian Hunt.

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
27
Wed
Black Propaganda Radio @ Kings Chapel
May 27 @ 7:30 pm

Bletchley Park Guide Mike Kushner will tell us how a fake British radio show helped defeat the Nazis in World War 2.

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
17
Wed
Society Outing to Charlecote Park and Farnborough Hall
Jun 17 all-day

Our outing in June this year will be to National Trust Properties, Charlecote Park and Farnborough Hall in Warwickshire.

Further details will be released in due course.

Sep
30
Wed
A History of the Seaside Postcard @ Kings Chapel
Sep 30 @ 7:30 pm

A talk by John Storr.

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
28
Wed
Annual General Meeting @ Kings Chapel
Oct 28 @ 7:30 pm

The Society’s Annual General Meeting followed by an illustrated talk on the charity The Horse Trust, Speen led by Libby Surman and a team from the Horse Trust.

Nov
25
Wed
With the Gurkhas on India’s North East Frontier @ Kings Chapel
Nov 25 @ 7:30 pm

A talk by former Chairman of the Amersham Society, Martin Brooks, about his recent visit to the North East Frontier.

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.