Category: News

Mayor’s Charities Feel the Midsomer Effect

December 7th, 2017

The Mayor’s Charities, the Red Kite Family Centre and Thame & District Day Centre, will be benefitting from Thame’s Midsomer Walking Tours. A cheque for £374, to be shared between the two charities, was presented by the Midsomer Tour Guides to the Mayor, Cllr Tom Wyse, on Tuesday 28th November. The Midsomer Tours have been […]

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Young Entrepreneur Celebrates his First Year

December 6th, 2017

Thomas Wylam, a final-year pupil at Princes Risborough Upper School, has completed a productive year developing his business idea, Cupcycl, after winning first prize in the Small Business Saturday Young Entrepreneurs Competition, held in Thame last December. The competition, which was sponsored by CarmichaelUK, a specialist civil engineering and construction recruitment company headquartered in Thame, […]

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Snowflakes, Sparkles, Santa and a Snow Globe!

December 6th, 2017

Thame rings in the festive season with another successful switch-on event On Friday 1 December Thame hosted its annual Christmas Lights Switch-On event. The event was well attended with a range of festive stalls, tasty food, attractions and entertainment on offer. Father Christmas made the special journey to visit his Grotto in Thame and to […]

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Thame: putting the HO HO HO back into sHOpping!

November 21st, 2017

On Saturday 2 December, over 60 of the independent businesses in Thame are getting together to run ‘Christmas Shopping Saturday’ an event to promote the town centre as THE place to do your Christmas shopping this year. There are over 20 offers and activities for shoppers to engage with throughout the town, including freebies, discounts, […]

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Thame Advent Calendar

November 21st, 2017

If opening a little door every day of advent just doesn’t feel Christmassy enough, then how about following the Thame Advent Calendar being hosted by the ‘Christmas in Thame’ Facebook page. Each day of advent you will find out about something happening in Thame that you can take part in to help get you into […]

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Thame’s Christmas Lights Switch-On 2017

November 17th, 2017

On Friday 1 December, join us from 3:30pm in the town centre for another spectacular community Christmas celebration to ring in the festive season. This year we are introducing some new attractions and bringing back some family favourites. Download an event programme          Follow the Facebook page Entertainment Get out of the cold and […]

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Resident & Visitor Survey

November 8th, 2017

Thame Town Council is undertaking a survey of town centre visitors over the month of November, to better understand why people visit the town, what people perceive as its strengths and what areas people feel need to be improved in relation to keeping the town vibrant. They would really appreciate as much input as possible […]

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Thame’s Service of Remembrance 2017

October 31st, 2017

The Service of Remembrance will be taking place at Thame Memorial Gardens on Sunday 12 November 2017. The procession, which will include Town Councillors, members of the Royal British Legion and other community groups, will assemble outside the Town Hall at 10.30am ready to proceed to the War Memorial.   Following the service everyone is […]

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Get looking in the Snowflake Search

October 30th, 2017

Be in with a chance to switch on Thame’s Christmas lights!   Christmas is fast approaching and to get Thame into the festive spirit, the Town Council will once again be launching a treasure trail around the town centre for the young and young-at-heart throughout the month of November.   In the lead up to […]

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Senior Citizen’s Christmas Tea Party 2017

October 26th, 2017

FULLY BOOKED Have you booked your place?  Senior residents of Thame are invited to the annual Senior Citizen’s Christmas Tea Party which will be held at Thame Football Club. This yearly celebration, jointly organised by the Town Council, Rotary, Inner Wheel and the Football Club will be taking place on Friday 8 December 2017 between […]

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No persuasion needed

October 19th, 2017

It is a truth universally acknowledged that Thame town centre shops once again showed their support for one of the town’s annual events –  Thame Arts & Literature Festival . To celebrate and promote the event they donned their top hats, coats & tails (not forgetting the doilies) to tie in with the Jane Austen […]

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