Tadley and District History Society (TADS) was founded in 1984 for people with an interest in local social history, and in the broader scope of history and natural history.

Monthly evening talks are held, starting at 8.00 pm, on the third Wednesday of each month (except August) at St Paul’s Church Hall, Tadley RG26 3PB.

Annual subscription to the society, due in January each year, is £12.00; £2.50 per meeting for visitors.

This website contains information about TADS activities. Information is also published in our monthly newsletter.

Tadley and District History Society is a member of Hampshire Archive Trust and the British Association for Local History


October 2015

In September 2014 Tadley and District History Society (TADS) held an exhibition commemorating the 31 men named on Tadley War Memorial from World War I.

This November TADS will be holding a second exhibition which will include new research on the lives of the 6 men listed on the Tadley War Memorial for World War II.

Stanley Bowman
William Percy Barlow
Frederick Broadhurst
Frederick Walter Carter
Harry Stacey Kite
Gerald Hamilton Webb

Dates and times of the exhibition:

St Paul's Church and Church Hall
Saturday 7 November 2015, 14:00 - 17:00
Sunday 8 November 2015, 10:00 - 17:00

TADS War Memorial exhibition publicity poster

The exhibition will also include two other new displays, ‘Life in Tadley in World War II’ and 'Aldermaston Airfield', together with the profiles of the 31 men displayed last September.

Admission is free.

After being displayed in St Paul's Church, parts of the exhibition will be displayed in Tadley Library.

For further information, please contact TADS
email: tadshistory@gmail.com; tel: 0118 970 1578; post: 5 Church Road, Pamber Heath, Hampshire RG26 3DP.

Page updated: Tuesday 20 October 2015.
Review date: 1 December 2015.