VE Day: Battle of Britain Bunker

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Did you know that the Battle of Britain was coordinated from a tiny, top-secret bunker less than 10 miles from Datchet? It was here, at RAF Uxbridge, that Fighter Command’s No.11 Group Operations were controlled throughout WWII, most notably during … Continued

St Nicholas Fayre

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Datchet Village Society will have a stand at this year’s St Nicholas Fayre. We’ll be selling books about Datchet, greetings cards and also prints of Datchet if you’re looking for Christmas gift ideas and stocking fillers. We look forward to … Continued

The Ellis Journey 2020

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125th anniversary of the first recorded journey by a motorised carriage in the UK On Sunday 5 July 2020, the veteran cars will be returning to the village to mark 125 years after the first recorded journey by a motorised … Continued

Frogmore House

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Wednesday 28 August 2019, 1.15pm. Booking for this event has now closed. Standing in the Home Park of Windsor Castle, Frogmore House has been a favourite royal retreat for more than 300 years and has a fascinating history. Public interest … Continued

2020 programme of events

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More events coming soon – we are currently preparing our programme of events for 2020-2021 28 FEBRUARY College of St George and Windsor Castle Precincts AGM This is usually held in April/May. Details to be confirmed soon. 5 JULY Evelyn … Continued

Where next?

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We’re always interested to hear suggestions from members about places for DVS to visit. Is there somewhere you’d like to go, or something you’d like to learn more about? A village walk you’d like to do? A talk you’d like … Continued

House History Workshop

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An initial meeting for members who expressed interest in our History of Your House project was held in early 2016. If you would also like to be involved, and find out more about the history of your own house, and … Continued