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French Market 2017

9th October 2017

On Thursday 19 to Saturday 21 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 well […]

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Photos sought for Mayor’s charity Christmas cards

5th October 2017

The Mayor of Thame would like a festive image of St Mary’s Church on the front of his charity Christmas cards this year and is inviting the community of Thame to send in their photographs. If you have captured St Mary’s Church in the snow, or perhaps at a festive moment, please send your photo(s) to […]

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Thame October Fair

21st September 2017

Thame Town Council and the London and Home Counties Section of the Showmen’s Guild are pleased to confirm that the Thame October Fair will go ahead as normal on 13 and 14 October 2017. We look forward to a successful and enjoyable event for all concerned. The Guild and Thame Town Council have also committed […]

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Thame Art Crawl

19th September 2017

This year, as part of Thame Arts & Literature Festival (TAL), Thame will host its first ever ‘Art Crawl’, giving festival goers the chance to stroll around Thame between events and explore the different venues celebrating art in the town centre. Running from Wednesday 11 – Saturday 14 October, the Art Crawl includes the ‘Sparksartists’ event […]

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Thame September Fair – Briefing Paper

15th September 2017

This document should be read in conjunction with the Town Council’s two prior press releases: 08/09/17 – Thame Fair Cancelled 12/09/17 – Thame September Fair (an update)   Introduction By refusing to sign a reasonable one year agreement, the Showmen’s Guild has caused the cancellation of the Thame Fair in September.  Two press releases were […]

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Thame September Fair Update

12th September 2017

Following enquires from residents and businesses and the discussions on social media over the weekend, we are sorry to inform you that in spite of last ditch efforts instigated by the Town Council that the Guild have decided that the Thame Fair in September should still not go ahead. The Town Council sincerely wants the […]

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Thame Fair Cancelled

8th September 2017

The Showmens Guild of Great Britain have informed the Town Council on Friday 8 September that the invitation to enter into a new four year Agreement has been rejected by their members.  Thame Town Council is disappointed to inform residents, businesses and visitors that the September Fair will therefore not be taking place this year. […]

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Cricket Clubhouse Update

29th August 2017

Back in October 2015, Thame Town Council agreed to work with, and support, Thame Town Cricket Club in realising their exciting vision of a new Cricket Club Clubhouse / Pavilion at Church Meadow, delivering both the future needs of the cricket club and a wider community facility. Detailed plans have been created and revised full […]

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And the longest serving market trader award goes to…

23rd August 2017

Terry Hankins! At Thame Market’s Community Day yesterday, Terry (pictured right) was presented with a silver plate to celebrate over 35 years as a trader at Thame Market, making him the longest serving trader at Thame’s weekly Tuesday charter market. Terry was presented with the award next to his fruit and vegetable stall by Mike Broun (Chairman […]

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