Thatcham Historical Society

6th Feb 2018
Most know I love my local history and that I have been involved with Thatcham Historical Society for some time. I have been involved since 1999 and...

Chamberhouse Castle

14th Jan 2018
Many historic buildings are hidden in plain sight. For example Thatcham House, Thatcham Farm, Monks Chambers and Crown House are all historic...

West Berkshire Community Champions 2017

4th Jan 2018
The West Berkshire Community Champions 2017 were awarded at a special presentation on 7th December 2017. The evening started with Councillor Quentin...

Dunstan House

20th Dec 2017
Thatcham has been owned by many notable people although none have had a Manor house or lived in Thatcham, that is until 1722 AD.

Ham Mill or Mills?

26th Nov 2017
Thatcham once covered a much larger area than it does today (a future post will detail the changing boundary) and until the 20th century Ham Mill was...

Love teaching?

23rd Nov 2017
There is no doubt teaching is a rewarding experience. I am going to generalise and when I say teaching in this article I am including not only...