FVDM SS Great Britain Visit

FVDM SS Great Britain Visit

The Friends of the Museum are planning a day trip to visit the SS Great Britain in Bristol on Wednesday 14th June 2017. A full day visit will be taken by coach from Wantage leaving at 9 am to arrive in Bristol in plenty of time for a booked tour of Bristol’s No. 1 attraction. We aim to leave Bristol at approximately 4 pm. The SS Great Britain has enjoyed over 170 years of adventure, travelled a million miles at sea and been around the...

Read More

A note from the Friends of the Museum

A note from the Friends of the Museum

A Possible Crisis for FVDM Three years ago, it seemed that FVDM would not be able to continue because of a lack of committee members. The constitution states that the term of office is three years with the possibility of standing for one more term. In order that FVDM should continue, five of the current committee joined and so have reached the end of their term of office. Some are willing to stand again but some are not. The committee is already...

Read More

Music Monday

Music Monday

New dates for the next three Music Monday sessions are 10th April 8th May 12th June A fun & friendly session for under 5’s, Join in with traditional songs and rhymes accompanied by live music. 10am – 10.30am Spaces are limited so it is essential to book in advance Children must be accompanied by an adult Suggested donation of £2 per family

Read More

Thank You!

Thank You!

We would like to say a huge Thank you to everyone that came & enjoyed our Stone Age Rocks! Day on Tuesday 14th February. It was a big success & we hope you all enjoyed it as much as we did! We were very lucky to have James Dilley from Ancient Craft UK here giving demonstrations of flint knapping & fire starting as well as all the fascinating items he bought along for us to see. Our army of volunteers rose to the challenge once again,...

Read More