THE Goring and Streatley Local History Society’s first talk of the year will take place on Monday.
Professor Gregory Stores, of the University of Oxford, will give a lecture called “Charles Dickens as 19th-century social reformer and clinical observer”.
It will take place at Goring village hall at 2.30pm. For more information, call Janet Hurst on (01491) 871022.
The society is to host three drop-in sessions at Goring library on January 20, February 17 and March 17 from 10am to noon.