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Museum Friends Forthcoming Talks and Events

The programme of events for 2016/17 is as follows:

Sep. 1st 2016

Mark Davies – ‘James Sadler: Oxford pastry cook & first British aeronaut’

Oct. 6th

Dr Hubert Zawadzki – ‘The reluctant exiles: Polish resettlement camps in Oxfordshire and the Cotswolds, 1946-1970’

Nov. 3rd

Silvia Joinson – “Heckling and Fisticuffs”, 19th century Parliamentary Elections in Abingdon. 

Dec. 8th **

Marjory Szurko – ‘Edible evening – food for the 4th Earl of Abingdon’

Feb. 2nd 2017

Roger Thomas – ‘The past transformed – 25 Years of Archaeological discoveries’

Mar. 2nd

David Clark – ‘New light on Abingdon’s Abbey buildings’

April 6th

AGM & Richard Smith – ‘Oxford eccentricity’


All talks will be held at 7pm for 7.30pm in St.Helen’s Church Centre, Abingdon.

The programme of events for 2017/18 is as follows:


Sept 7

James Mather – ‘Treasures Beneath Our Feet and the Watlington Hoard’

Oct 5

Dr Hubert Zawadzki – ‘Invasion, Deportation and Survival: A Polish Woman’s Epic Wartime Story 1939-1945

Nov 2

Ruth Weinberg – ‘Uzbekistan – the hub of Central Asia’

Dec 7

Liz Woolley – ‘Leisure and Entertainment in Victorian and Edwardian Oxford’



Feb 1

Jackie Smith – ‘The Bridges and Causeway at Abingdon and Culham’

Mar 8

Mark Davies – ‘The Joneses of Jesus: Oxford’s Welsh Connections’

Apr 5

AGM – Alan Copeland – ‘Curiosities in the Chilterns Part One’






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