Exploring the History of the Common

Wednesday 6th Sep 2017, Shaw House


With BBC Radio Berkshire presenter Bill Buckley, writers and historians Penny Stoke and Jonathan Sayers, and filmmaker Les Taylor.

In the splendid and historic setting of Shaw House we will explore the long term history of the Common. Penny Stokes has been commissioned by Greenham Trust to write a new history of the Common, and we have will have a preview of ‘In Another Time’, a film on D-day and Greenham, by Les Taylor. Jonathan will talk about the Cold War period and how Greenham Common came to the attention of the rest of the world.

Extracts may be broadcast on BBC Radio Berkshire.