Talk 'Bucks Spies and Subversives', with Denise Beddows, Wednesday 21st August, at 8pm
Denise is a Manchester-born author who writes under her own name and also as D J Kelly. In this talk, she focuses on the suprising amount of skulduggery that has been associated with Buckinghamshire over the centuries and the odd characters involved in it. At the Village Centre.
75th Annual Show, Saturday 7th September
Our Annual Show takes place in the Village Centre on 7th September. We have dozens of classes for flowers, produce, domestic entries and photographs. Even if you don't want to exhibit, please come along and see what others can do. The Show opens to the public at 2pm and the prize-giving is at 3.30.
Talk 'The Romans in Britain', with Jill Ayres, Wednesday 18th September, at 8pm
Who were the Romans? When and why did they invade Britain? What did they do when they got here and how do we know? Jill Ayres' conclusions are intriguing and she thinks there may have actually been a rather UN-Roman reality in Britain. Jill's talk includes pictures and also authentic Roman artefacts. At the Village Centre.
Reminder: VPA members can go to Prestwood's talks
Under a reciprocal arrangement, members of The VPA can also attend (free) talks organised by the Prestwood Gardening Society. You need to take along your VPA membership card. Prestwood usually display a poster advertising their next talk at our Trading Store.