Tadley and District History Society (TADS)

TADS was founded in 1984 for people with an interest in local history.

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Tadley  has a very diverse history, populated with both benefactors and tyrants. Past inhabitants of Tadley were involved in Regicide and the “Parliament Fart” . Tadley has stories of unique exorcisms and ghosts.  Stagecoaches used the two local turnpikes and  at other times balloons and planes  crashed locally.   Spitfires were assembled in  Hanger Road. Past plans have even  included flooding much of the surrounding area and building a tunnel under Tadley.  It is a place where rural crafts excelled and where Oxford and Eton fought for land rights.

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TADS Newsletter by Richard Brown  – Click HERE!

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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7Committee Meeting
2:00 pm
Committee MeetingTime: 2:00 pm
General committee Zoom meeting
Steve Davidson is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: TADS General Committee Zoom Meeting
Time: Sep 14, 2020 02:00 PM London
Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87669544295?pwd=VTRZVDhqZjE0TW4vbkJ4TVM0YjltQT09
Meeting ID: 876 6954 4295
Passcode: 029709
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14 15 16“NEVER HAD IT SO GOOD – LONDON 1957 – 1963”
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

“NEVER HAD IT SO GOOD – LONDON 1957 – 1963”Time: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Colin Oakes is an archaeologist and a London guide. His knowledge of London’s history and his superb delivery skills are both second to none. In the past he has talked about Dickens’ Childhood, The London Docklands and Downing Street. This talk promises to be a trip down memory lane when he will discuss cultural changes in London from 1957 to 1963.
Free Online Zoom meeting. Topic: “NEVER HAD IT SO GOOD Zoom Meeting
Time: Sep 16, 2020 08:00 PM London
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89752150211?pwd=UlZsWm9KVWdobFMzNURGWGJUS3hjZz09 Meeting ID: 897 5215 0211
Passcode: 228667
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Help  to use Zoom to attend free history talks at 8pm third Wednesday of the Month

Just click on the blue web link  during the 15 minute period before the meeting starts.

If you have never used zoom before you may be prompted to download the Zoom application.

You can join the meeting from a smart phone, laptop, PC, Tablet or Apple device.

Once you are in the meeting you will be held in a waiting room.

The meeting be opened at 8pm  and the talk will start at 8:05 pm.

To listen to the talk you do not need a camera and microphone.

To join in questions you will need to enable a microphone  on your device.

Enable microphone on a windows machine by pressing space-bar.

On other devices switch microphone on using the menu pull-down on the microphone icon

If you need help …  Ring 07479555217

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