Category Archive: History

Successful Book Launch

Radley History Club’s new book, Radley Manor and Village: a thousand year story was successfully launched on 30th November in the Mansion at Radley College. The Mansion was built as their manor house by the Stonhouse family in the 1720s. Richard Dudding (far left of top left photo) with Joyce Huddleston and Christine Wootton collaborated with Clare Sargent, Radley …

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Book Launch – Radley Manor and Village

Saturday 30th November 2019 11am – 4 pm Radley Manor and Village: a thousand year story The Mansion, Radley College, Abingdon, Oxfordshire OX14 2HR The Mansion (pictured) was built by the Stonhouse family in the 1720s as their Manor house. At the launch you will be able to buy the book (£15) view displays and …

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Radley History Club presents new list of vicars to Radley Church

Before the 11am service on Sunday 18th February, Club chairman Richard Dudding presented the Revd Rob Glenny with a framed list of the known incumbents of St James the Great from the middle of the 16th century to the present day. The new list replaces one that has hung near the church door since it was …

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Exhibition at Radley Church launches new book by Radley History Club

Some 150 people visited Radley History Club’s exhibition in Radley Parish Church during the first weekend in October. The exhibition was based on the Club’s new book, St James the Great, Radley: The Story of a Village Church. The pews and chairs were cleared away to the sides of the church to create a welcoming …

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Two new books from Radley History Club

  Land is the common theme of two new books from Radley History Club launched today, Saturday 17th May. The launch at Radley Village Hall gave people a chance to meet the authors, learn more about the books and buy copies.   In The Changing Boundaries of Radley and Sunningwell Parishes, Stanley Baker and Peter McWhirter …

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