The Earl of Buckinghamshire at the Society's 20th anniversary service in Great Hampden Church

The Ship Money monument at Prestwood

The Palace of Westminster in the 17th century

Pyrton Manor, home of John Hampden's first wife

The former Lord Williams's Grammar School, Thame

The Earl of Buckinghamshire at the 350th anniversary ceremony in Thame

St Mary Magdalene church, Great Hampden

Charles I tries to arrest the Five Members in the House of Commons

John Hampden's funeral in 1643

Arthur Goodwin, Hampden's lifelong friend
Devonshire Collection, Chatsworth. Reproduced by permission of Chatsworth Settlement Trustees.

The Great Hall at Hampden House

St Mary Magdalene church and Hampden House

Hampden's regiment marching through Thame

No. 101 – Spring 2022

● 2022 AGM at Hampden House
● Review of talk by Dr Pells on Civil War Medical Practice
● Review of talk by Dr Pells on Civil War medical practices
● Adverts for upcoming Chalgrove Battlefield Walk and Talk
● Review of The Witchfinder TV comedy series by Beth Rogers
● Update on the British Civil War Memorial Project
● Extract from Sir John Eliot’s last letter (to John Hampden).

DATE CHANGE: Battlefield Walk at Chalgrove – 10.30 am Sunday 31st July

Join the Mercia Region of The Battlefields Trust for a walk across one of the smallest registered battlefield in England.  Chalgrove, saw King Charles I’s nephew, Prince Rupert, and a large royalist raiding party, defeat parliamentarian cavalry and dragoon units that were pursuing him.  The battle is chiefly remembered for the mortal wounding of John … Read more

Latest Newsletter (revised)- The Patriot No. 101

● 2022 AGM at Hampden House
● Review of talk by Dr Pells on Civil War Medical Practice
● Review of talk by Dr Pells on Civil War medical practices
● Adverts for upcoming Chalgrove Battlefield Walk and Talk
● Review of The Witchfinder TV comedy series by Beth Rogers
● Update on the British Civil War Memorial Project
● Extract from Sir John Eliot’s last letter (to John Hampden).

No. 100 Winter 2021/22 ‘Centenary Issue’

● 2022 AGM
● Hampden Statue is moving
● Book Review: A life of JH by John Adair
● The new Earl of St Germans
● Lenthall & Hampden by Sir Lindsay Hoyle
● Great Kimble – The Hampden Links
● Hampden & Milton
● Online Archive
● Talk by Dr Lynette Nusbacher
● The Ship Money Memorial – access
● The Ship Money Monument Mystery
● BLHN Conference – 2021
● Visits to Milton’s Cottage & Jordan’s Meeting House
● Upcoming talk: Dr Pells – Civil War Medical Practices
● Remembering Absent Friends
● John Hampden Grammar School: Update

No. 99 – Autumn 2021

● Exhibition of Hampden artefacts – Great Kimble Church
● Talk to the Ketner Society at National Liberal Club
● Part I: Hampden and Milton – The Bucks Connection
● Oxfordshire Characters in the Civil War – Thame Museum Talk
● What distinguishes as Martyr
● The Sword of John Hampden – National Liberal Club
● Slavery and John Hampden
● Exhibition at Thame Museum
● Talk to the Abingdon U3A

No. 98 – Summer 2021

● 2021 AGM Report
● Wreath laying at Chalgrove Memorial
● Proposed visit to Milton’s Cottage
● Exhumation of combatants killed at the battle of Brentford
● Connections with Reading Abbey
● Book Review: Battle of Chalgrove – A case study
● Slavery and John Hampden
● Exhibition at Thame Museum
● Talk to the Abingdon U3A

No. 97 – Spring 2021

● Plans for 2021 AGM
● Obituary: Cheryl Gillan MP
● Sir John Urry – Deserter and Traitor
● Book Review: ‘Providence Lost’ by Peter Lay
● New Trustee: Dr Elizabeth Rogers
● Edition 100 – A Souvenir
● Hampden-Sydney College
● Awards and Certificates