Book catalogue

Please contact the Publications Manager for more details about any of the Club’s publications.


  • The History of Radley – presents the history of the area within the pre-1986 boundaries of the civil parish of Radley (now in Oxfordshire but formerly in Berkshire)
  • Radley Manor and Village: a thousand year story – traces the manor’s history from around the time of the Norman Conquest, when it was held by Abingdon Abbey, through the Stonhouse, Bowyer and Dockar-Drysdale families to the present day occupiers, Radley College.

Radley postcards

A series of five colour postcards of Radley produced by the Club are on sale at Radley Village Shop (60p each or five for £2.50).

Radley Heritage Walk leaflet

Printed copies of this leaflet featuring 24 points of historic interest on a walk around the village of Radley devised by Radley History Club are available to buy for £1.50 from Radley Village Shop, at Club meetings or on request by email from the Club chairman.

More details and how to download a free copy of the leaflet

Books out of print

  • Radley Vicarage (published 2005)
  • From Colditz to Radley: The Story behind a Letter from Charles Lockett to his Wife (published 2006)
  • Radley Church and Parish – A Brief History (first published 2007, revised 2009)
  • The Silvester Family of Sunningwell and Radley at The Smithy, The Bowyer Arms and Sugworth Farm (published 2007)
  • Roads in and around Radley (published 2010)
  • A Brief Account of Oxford University Golf Club (published 2009)