Talks Programme

Welcome to our programme of entertaining and fascinating talks for 2023

Most of our talks will now be hybrid, a choice of LIVE in the museum or Live- Streamed to your home.  You can read about them and book tickets here

Tom Petch. Speed Aggression Surprise – The Untold story of the Origin of the SAS

Wednesday 8th February : 7:30pm : Thame Players Theatre : £10 per ticket

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Monthly Talks Programme 2023
February 8th TAL/Thame Museum Author Event 

Players Theatre, Thame

Speed, Aggression, Surprise

The Untold Secret Origins of the SAS


Tom Petch



March 16th Six Warrior Women of the

English Civil Wars


Stephen Barclay
April 13th


Famous Local Folk : the people behind the Blue Plaques in South Oxon Marie-Louise Kerr
May 18th


How to Be a 21st Century Gardener Tim Walker
June 8th


Not Just Napoleon and Jane Austen – memories from 1815 Melanie King 
July 6th The Tennis Champion who escaped the Nazis Felice Hardy
August Summer break
Sept 7th Memories of the Vale – life before the coming of the railway Julie Ann Godson


Oct 5th Yesterday’s Childhood Bill King  
Nov 9th Stories of Conscientious Objectors in WWI in Oxfordshire Sue Smith