Please find details of past meetings below.

Feb
16
Mon
Talk by John Clark: Roman Aquaducts
Feb 16th 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Mar
02
Mon
Talk by Neill Lawson-Smith: Tesla Electric Cars
March 2nd 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00


Neill will be describing the details of the first all electric Tesla car in Faringdon.
There will be an opportunity to inspect the car in person after the talk.

Mar
16
Mon
Talk by Richard Turnbull: Ethics in Business
March 16th 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00


Mar
30
Mon
Talk by Frank Venables: Life 150 Years Ago
March 30th 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00


April
13
Mon
Talk by Neil Sutherland : Bosnia
April 13th 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00


April
27
Mon
Talk by David Wilcox : Army Flying
April 27th 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00


May
11
Mon
Talk by Chris Penny: Avebury
May 11th 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00


Jun
01
Mon
Talk by Anthony Athawes: TBC
June 1st 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00


Jun
15
Mon
Talk by George Craggs : Arteries of the Empire - The Merchant Navy
June 15th 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00


Jul
13
Mon
Talk by Lew Lawton : The Inca Trail
July 13th 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00


Jul
27
Mon
Talk by Donald Brown: Weather
July 27th 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00


Sept
7
Mon
Talk by David Buxton: Bells & Bellringing
Sept 7th 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00


Nov
16
Mon
Talk by Ian C Mead: Route of the Glacier Express
Nov 16th 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00


Nov
28
Mon
Talk by Frank Parkinson: Understanding and coping with Post Traumatic Stress
Nov 28th 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00


Dec
14
Mon
Talk by Jeff Chandler: The Dambusters
Dec 14th 2015 @ 10:30 – 12:00


Feb
01
Mon
Talk by Albert Hudspeth : Into The Dark
Feb 1st 2016 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Feb
15
Mon
Talk by Peter Donavon : Steam on the Road
Feb 15th 2016 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Feb
29
Mon
Talk by Bill King : Industrial Archaeology in the Garage
Feb 29th 2016 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Mar
14
Mon
Talk by Ken Dawes : EKCO Radar
Mar 14th 2016 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Mar
28
Mon
NO MEETING
Mar 28th 2016
Apr
04
Mon
Talk by Graham Roberts : Subject tbc
Apr 4th 2016 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Apr
18
Mon
Talk by Cyril Mannion : Alcock and Brown. 1st Trans-Atlantic Flight
Apr 18th 2016 @ 10:30 – 12:00

May
09
Mon
Talk by Martin Collisson : The Golden Age of Mountaineering and Exploration
May 9th 2016 @ 10:30 – 12:00

May
23
Mon
Talk by Rev. Dr.J Railton : A rural Parish, then and now.
May 23rd 2016 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Jun
06
Mon
Talk by Neil Sutherland : Diving Operations on German U–Boats
Jun 6th 2016 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Jul
04
Mon
Talk by Denis Pope : RNLI
Jul 4th 2016 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Sep
05
Mon
Talk by Peter Lawson-Smith : Antique Silver. Crooks, crooks and more crooks
Sep 5th 2016 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Oct
17
Mon
Talk by John Nightingale : Witness support in the Oxford Courts
Oct 17th 2016 @ 10:30 – 12:00

Jun
15
Thu
Visit to Oxford Museum of the History of Science
Jun 15th 2017 @ 1.15pm


MHS houses an unrivalled collection of early scientific instruments in the world’s oldest surviving purpose-built museum building, the Old Ashmolean on Broad Street, Oxford.

Meet Faringdon market square 1.15pm to catch the Oxford bus. We assume that members will have an Oxfordshire free bus pass. The bus departs at 1.24pm and can be boarded along it’s route.

The Museum is a 5-10 minute walk from the bus station.
Return buses for Faringdon leave at 16.05 and 16.30 from Oxford bus station. Members may prefer to spend longer in the City.
Jun
17
Sat
President’s Summer Garden Party at 60A Coxwell Road Faringdon
Jun 17th 2017 @ 12.00pm

Cost: £5.00 per person.

Plenty of soft drinks and buffet lunch included. Please bring your own alcoholic drinks if you so wish.
If you have a lightweight garden chair you could bring his would be helpful. More information soon to those who wish to attend.