Category: Business News

2018 Town Award winners announced

10th May 2018

On Thursday 3 May, the tenth Thame Town Awards took place at The Barns Centre with around 70 guests in attendance including this year’s winners and their guests, sponsors, members of the Town Awards panel, the Mayor of Thame, councillors and Town Council staff. Guests were welcomed with live musical accompaniment from pianist Ian English, […]

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Can Midsomer Murders Help to Build Your Business?

8th May 2018

Thame lies at the heart of Midsomer County. About 80% of the filming locations for the popular ITV series, Midsomer Murders, are in Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire, and the show is watched by millions, both in the UK and in over 100 countries worldwide. Visitors from all over the world want to experience for themselves the […]

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Thame Fair Agreement

27th April 2018

The London and Home Counties Section of The Showmen’s Guild and Thame Town Council have great pleasure in announcing the signing of a new Three year Agreement to run Thame Fair and Thame Charter Fair. The agreement covers 2018, 2019 and 2020. The Guild have thanked Thame Town Council for being understanding, accommodating and constructive […]

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Mayor’s Golf Day raises over £4,500

26th April 2018

The Mayor, Cllr Tom Wyse, had a hugely successful charity Golf Day on Friday 20 April, with an impressive amount of over £4,500 being raised for the his chosen charities – the Red Kite Family Centre and the Thame & District Day Centre.  The event, hosted by Studley Wood Golf Club, was sponsored by many […]

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Potholes and the Thame Neighbourhood Plan

29th March 2018

The Town Hall was packed on Tuesday night for the Annual Town Meeting, a meeting for the electorate of Thame to express their views.  After a brief summary from the Mayor, extolling the virtues of the Thame Community and highlighting specific items of progress in the year, the bulk of the meeting was then taken […]

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What’s new on our website?

22nd March 2018

If you regularly visit our website, you may have noticed that since 1 February 2018 there have been some changes and new additions. In keeping with the current, modern design of our website, we have made some structural changes to make it easier for the different users of our site (residents, visitors, businesses and council […]

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Improving footfall and spend in Thame Town Centre

7th February 2018

Thame Town Council’s Town Centre Working Group works to increase awareness, footfall and spend in Thame town centre. To this end, and following feedback from business and customers, the group has decided to focus this year on improving the digital presence of the town centre. However we cannot do this without working closely with the […]

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Mayor’s Charity Golf Day – Booking Now Open

23rd January 2018

The Mayor of Thame invites you to his charity golf day in aid of the Red Kite Family Centre and Thame & District Day Centre.  The charity golf day will take place on Friday 20 April at Studley Wood Golf Club. It’s set to be a great day with prizes and competitions to be won, […]

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Special Sponsorship Opportunity

8th January 2018

2018 marks the tenth anniversary of the Thame Town Awards and we are in the process of making plans to celebrate this at the awards ceremony on Thursday 3 May 2018, in addition to the Town Awards being presented. To help us make this year’s Town Awards the best yet, we are looking for sponsorship from […]

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Customer Survey results

21st December 2017

In November 2017 a Customer Survey was carried out to find out more about what brings people to Thame, and how they experience it when they are here. The results are available for everyone to view here. The individual results gathered in question 4 (and the comments against each question) are currently being analysed and once compiled will […]

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Young Entrepreneur Celebrates his First Year

6th December 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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