Malcolm Airs, OBE.
OAHS Vice-President and former President Malcolm Airs was awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours recently for his services to the historic environment, conservation and education. All those who know him or have heard him speak will surely feel it was well deserved.
The OAHS journal Oxoniensia is now available online. All but the most recent five volumes are freely available under a Creative Commons licence; the most recent volumes are available to subscribers.
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175th anniversary Didcot to Oxford Railway
Join the celebrations at the Grandpont Recreation Ground, Whitehouse Road, Oxford OX1 4QH
near the site of Oxford's very first railway station.
Saturday 15th June 2019, 12 noon to 6pm
Stalls and refreshments
Miniature steam train rides and costumed musicians
Working displays, exhibitions, and guided tours of the area
Children’s activities and competitions
Buy a special rail and bus ticket to take you to other events along the line at Radley, Culham, Appleford and Didcot on 15th June. Take part in our photography competition 19th April – 30th May.
Visit our exhibition at the Westgate Library 25th May – 10th June.
For more information go to didcotoxfordgwr175.org
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