Home

The Green Dragon

18th Oct 2017
History research is rarely straightforward or easy, problems and mysteries creep up all the time and that is one of the delights, trying to solve a...

The name of Thatcham

8th Oct 2017
The name of Thatcham has long been thought to come from a Saxon Chief called Tace who set-up his village, ham, here. Thus creating Tace's Ham which...

The Plough

27th Sep 2017
As the Plough goes to auction this week I thought it would be good to do a potted history of the pub.

Hiking Footwear

11th Sep 2017
I have been planning to write reviews of footwear for a long time. So finally here we are! I will do a round up of some of the ones I have had, sorry...

STM32 Amiga Floppy

29th Aug 2017
I wrote in my previous post about alternative solutions instead of the Arduino. The set-up worked, sort of. The Arduino Uno was connected to the...

Long lost Cold Ash pubs

20th Aug 2017
Many will know of pubs that have disappeared recently in Thatcham and surrounding areas, sadly many though soon forget. See my previous posts for...