Category: News

Affordable Homes via Shared Ownership – Register Now!

31st October 2016

Over the next few years in Thame, 78 homes will become available under a shared ownership scheme. This number represents 10% of the total of homes to be built within the scope of the current Thame Neighbourhood Plan.   Unlike social rented housing, which has 20% of its number reserved for qualifying applicants with a […]

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Thame Needs Your Help to be Crowned Britain’s Best High Street

28th October 2016

Thame needs your votes in the national competition to find Britain’s best high street. Over a week into the public voting period, a rankings release by the Great British High Street Competition has revealed that in the small market town category, Thame is trailing in third place. 1.         Hebden Bridge, Calderdale 2.         Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire […]

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Thame needs your vote to be Britain’s best high street!

19th October 2016

Thame has been named as one of the country’s best high streets by being shortlisted in the third annual Great British High Street competition. Thame High Street has been named alongside Chipping Norton and Hebden Bridge as one of the top 3 in the Small Market Town category. Chris Hurdman, Thame, has also been named […]

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Senior Citizen’s Christmas Tea Party

13th October 2016

Senior residents of Thame are invited to take part in 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 9 December 2016 between 1.30pm and 4pm and […]

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BFG/Frozen-Themed Fundraiser raises £350

13th October 2016

Thank you to all parents and children who supported Red Kite Children’s Centre on Saturday 1st October at the BFG/Frozen themed fundraising event. Amy Spicer, Centre Manager, staff and representative John Hulett of Sharinglife Trust (pictured left), collected nearly £350 on the day from donations to the centre. Children from the centre met characters from […]

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Thame Shed needs a shed!

12th October 2016

Following a successful open meeting in Thame Town Hall supported by an enthusiastic group of would be ‘shedders’, a Steering Group has met to plan the way forward and make Thame Shed a reality, a place where men and women who either don’t or no longer work, can engage in practical activity, creating, making, mending, […]

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Thame Town Charity Fair

7th October 2016

Thame Town Charity Fair,  this year involving 20 local groups,  will  be held on Saturday, November 5th,  at Thame Town Hall. It will be open to the public from 10am until 2pm.   The annual Charity Fair is organised to give local Charities the opportunity to raise funds and promote their services. During the day stalls will […]

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French Market comes to Thame

30th September 2016

On Thursday 20 to Saturday 22 October, Thame will be playing host to a French Market for three days of selling the finest French products and gifts on the cobbled area around the Town Hall.   Our friends from across the pond will be selling classic French food including bread, patisserie, cheese and olives, as […]

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Thame Rotary stays connected with the Local Community

28th September 2016

Linda Emery and Erroll Bateman at Thame Food Festival Following the Erroll Bateman’s spectacular charity sky dive in July, the Rotary Club of Thame had a prominent presence at Thame Food Festival last Saturday, 24 September. The club members raised a bit over £660 from the sale of raffle tickets towards hampers with good foods […]

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Sponsor our Christmas Event!

27th September 2016

Thame Town Council are looking for sponsorship of Thame’s Christmas event, an annual successful festive celebration that will be taking place in the town centre on Friday 2 December 2016. You can put your business name to one of the many attractions that will be helping to bring the Christmas spirit to Thame, including a family […]

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Introducing: Thame Shed

19th September 2016

Most men need a shed, but for some this can be a lonely pursuit pottering away at the end of the garden.    Suppose that you had a bigger shed, better equipped, where you could indulge your ideas, undertake other projects, learn new skills, share your own skills and make new friends; where you could […]

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Mayor’s Bingo raises £680!

15th September 2016

The Mayor’s Bingo fundraising event was held on Friday 9th September at Thame Snooker Club. It was the Mayor’s first fundraising event of her mayoral year, around 70 people attended and over £680 was raised on the night.  The Mayor, Cllr Linda Emery would like to especially thank Wendy, Pauline and Terry, for the smooth […]

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