centreTalks have been running since 2014 and are held on the 3rd Thursday each month (except August and December). We have a varied program of subjects with some very entertaining and imformative speakers.
The talks are open to everyone. Tickets cost £5 with a £1 discount for Community Association members and a further £1 discount if tickets are purchased in advance either from the Community Centre office or online.


20221116 centreTalk Tutankhamun

On 5th November 1922 the entrance to the tomb of Tutankhamun was discovered by Howard Carter. 100 years later to the week Gillian Hovell "The Muddy Archaeologist" walks us through the discovery. The talk will be on Thursday 10th November.

20200512 The River Thames from Iffley Lock to Maidenhead

For our May 2022 centreTalk Michael Gilbert will talk about The River Thames from Iffley Lock to Maidenhead. The talk is on Thursday 12th May.

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For our April 2022 centreTalk John Gurney will talk about the history of the Wycombe Railway which ran from Maidenhead to High Wycombe until 1970. Note this is a change from March to April.

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Michael Kushner makes a welcome return in October to talk about Alan Turing and the real Imitation Game. Michael discusses the real work done by Alan Turing at Bletchley Park and elsewhere.

20210715-Time and CalendarsEveryone either went to Butlins or knew someone who went there. Hear the story of the rise and fall of Britains major holiday camps on Thursday 16th September at 20:00. This is an on-line Zoom talk.

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