Events & Activities

Private Tour of John Lewis Partnerships Odney Grounds (Sat 17th Sept, 1.30pm-3.30pm)

John Lewis Partnership Heritage Centre Grove Farm, Odney Lane, Cookham, Maidenhead, Berkshire

SORRY - THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED Please email lucydavies@chilternsociety.org.uk if you would like to be added to the reserve list. John Spedan Lewis first purchased land in Cookham in 1926, with the revolutionary purpose of creating a country club retreat for the Partners that worked in his busy London shops. Opened to Partners in 1927 as The Odney Club, we invite you to join a walking tour of its grounds (mixed terrain), exploring the history of the Club and it's beautiful gardens.  The walk will start and finish at The John Lewis Partnership Heritage Centre which is opened to…

Sold Out £6.00

Ancient Woodland Walk – Bottom Wood (Mon 19th Sept, 10am-1pm)

Bottom Wood Old Dashwood Hill, Near Stokenchurch, Buckinghamshire

Join us on a walk to look at the ancient & historic features found in this Chiltern Society nature reserve. From strip lynchets, a holloway, an old well, sawpits and more, this is not to be missed by history and nature enthusiasts alike! The walk will be led by woodland expert John Morris who has helped us to look after this important site since 1983. He will also discuss woodland management, trees, flora and wildlife found in this fascinating ancient wood. You will meet at top end of Old Dashwood Hill, Studley Green (HP14 3XD) - near A40 turning. Full…

£15.00