What's on inLower Basildon

Welcome to Lower Basildon

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Lower Basildon - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Lower Basildon to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

Tourist information Lower Basildon

Tourist Information

Everything you need to know if you're visiting Lower Basildon as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Lower Basildon

02
FEB
FREE taster session at the Newbury Rock Choir
Kurnock Atrium - St Bartholomew's School

The local Newbury choir is run by Berkshire based musician Katherine Penn. The Newbury branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Newbury community causes and events the local branches of Rock…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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02
FEB
FREE taster session at the Wokingham Rock Choir
Theatre

The Wokingham Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Glen Harvey. Rock Choir is unequalled in the opportunities we can offer our members ‐ from performing at top music and arts venues like Wembley Arena and Eurodisney to raising money for some…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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03
FEB
FREE taster session at the Reading (Caversham) Roc
Emmer Green Primary School

The Reading Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Lucy Hewes. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around Berkshire and as a choir we also sing together with other Rock Choir singers in the nearby choirs to…

Location: 6.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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03
FEB
FREE taster session at the Thatcham Rock Choir
Thatcham Baptist Church

The Thatcham Rock Choir is led by local musician Katherine Penn. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Thatcham Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining our community…

Location: 8.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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03
FEB
Grounded
Central Studio

A nameless combat pilot provides a fascinating insight into the life of a drone pilot and is guaranteed to make you question issues such as mental state culture and motherhood.Gate Theatre Present:Shes a hot‐rod F16 fighter pilot. Shes pregnant. Her career in…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 418318
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04
FEB
FREE taster session at the Newbury/Thatcham Rock C
Majendie Hall

Your local Newbury choir is run by Berkshire based musician Katherine Penn. Rock Choir is unequalled in the opportunities we can offer our members ‐ from performing at top music and arts venues like Wembley Stadium for Saracens v Harlequins in 2012…

Location: 11.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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04
FEB
FREE taster session at the Reading (Tilehurst) Roc
Tilehurst Methodist Church

The Reading Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Lucy Hewes. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Lucy. Rock Choir…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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04
FEB
Much Ado About Nothing
St James' RC Church

O God that I were a man I would eat his heart in the market place.Our boys are back from war but a new battles brewing the battle of the sexes. The team behind RBLs 5‐Star Romeo & Juliet are thrilled to…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01183 759838
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05
FEB
FREE taster session at the Abingdon Rock Choir
Upper Room

The local Abingdon choir is run by singerpianist Katherine Penn. Our choir is made up of many locals who never thought they could sing or hadnt found the right outlet for their secret singing in the car or shower. I dont think…

Location: 14.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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05
FEB
FREE taster session at the Basingstoke Rock Choir
Cranbourne Business and Enterprise College

The Basingstoke Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Glen Harvey. A local community choir first and foremost we are also part of the national Rock Choir network which provides some unequalled performances for choir members. Members of Rock Choir have had…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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05
FEB
FREE taster session at the Didcot Rock Choir
Ladygrove Community Centre

The Didcot Rock Choir is led by local musician Katherine Penn. Over the past few years Rock Choir has entered British peoples hearts with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and emphasis on supporting local communities. With performances at…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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05
FEB
FREE taster session at the Henley-on-Thames Rock C
Valley Road School Hall

The local Henley choir is run by vocal teacher Lucy Hewes. The choir is for all ages and all the local Oxfordshire branches of Rock Choir like ours come together to do incredible gigs like the 9500 seat Liverpool Arena and also…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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05
FEB
Ross Noble
Anvil

Northumbrian lad Ross Noble is a familiar face to most of us who watch celebrity quizzes like Have I Got News for You etc. His stand‐up routines are exceptional with most of his material being…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

05
FEB
Ross Noble Tangentleman
Anvil

Geordie Stand‐Up Ross has been performing since he was smuggled in to his local comedy club at the age of 15. Licensing laws meant that immediately after his slot he had to leave through the…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

06
FEB
Open Mic Night
Central Studio

Come along to play at Central Studio or just come to hear some of the most talented musicians in Basingstoke. Everybody welcome from professionals to first time performers.…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01256 418318
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07
FEB
A Sides Band and DJ
The Jazz Cafe

A Sides are an energetic & enthusiastic band who are guaranteed to keep a dance floor packed all night. With some stunning arrangements of everyones favourite songs & a line up who have performed alongside many of todays biggest names this band…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01189 681442
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10
FEB
Macy Gray
Anvil

Macy Gray at Anvil in Basingstoke on Tuesday 10 February 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Macy Gray live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service. …

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
FEB
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
Anvil

With their meticulously crafted instrumentals and tight harmonies Rumours of Fleetwood Mac bring back to the masses the classic hits of the legendary Fleetwood Mac.…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
FEB
Readings MEGA Baby & Childrens Market
Meadway Sports Centre

Join us for a great afternoon of bargains galore at the Reading Mega Baby & Childrens Market. More than 30 stalls selling lots of toys books clothes walkers high chairs buggies push chairs car seats bumbos stair gates nursery furniture maternity wear…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07809 628701
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21
FEB
Rolling Stones tribute act and DJ
The Jazz Cafe

The Strolling Stones are a laid back Rolling Stones tribute act. No pantomime dressing up or over the top impressions just real authentic rocknroll and down and dirty blues played by a class live band fronted by the best Mick in the…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01189 681442
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28
FEB
Champions Of Magic - Newbury Corn Exchange
Corn Exchange

Join our award winning team of tricksters for a spectacular night of mystery thatll keep you guessing for a long time to come.Witness stunning illusions including disappearances teleportation levitation and a heart stopping finale that sees one performer walk through the spinning…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08455 218218
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07
MAR
Anton and Erin
Anvil

Anton and Erin at Anvil in Basingstoke on Saturday 07 March 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Anton and Erin live in the…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
MAR
Jimmy Carr
Hexagon Theatre

Funny man Jimmy Carr has become known and loved for his deadpan delivery and observational comedy. His humour is often dark yet hugely appealing as his success on TV and the live stand‐up stage keeps…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

10
MAR
Jimmy Carr Funny Business
Hexagon Theatre

Jimmy Carr Funny Business at Hexagon Theatre live Comedy on Tuesday 10 March 2015 in Reading Berkshire. To compare ticket prices for the Jimmy Carr Funny Business event at Hexagon Theatre see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

13
MAR
Paul Carrack
Anvil

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
MAR
SHOWCASE - Chain Gang with DJ
The Jazz Cafe

Energetic professional entertaining band The Chain Gang are a 100 live 12‐piece soul band featuring powerful female and male vocalists dynamic horns and a funky rhythm section...The Chain Gang have a fantastic repertoire of soul funk disco and motown classics featuring everything…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01189 681442
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14
MAR
Dylan Moran
Hexagon Reading

Dylan Moran star of Black Books Shaun of the Dead and Run Fat Boy Run is about to spread a little happiness with a brand new tour for 2011. Ageing religion kids relationships…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

14
MAR
Simon Amstell To Be Free
Reading Concert Hall

Simon Amstell To Be Free at Reading Concert Hall in Reading on Saturday 14 March 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

22
MAR
Reading Half Marathon 2015 aid of cystic Fibrosis
Madejski Stadium

Reading Half MarathonWith its start in Green Park this superb half marathon is the fastest course in the UK. It sees 16500 runners of all abilities taking to the streets with an impressive finish inside the Madejski Stadium home to Reading Football…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 03003 731100
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27
MAR
Annie Mac
Rivermead Reading

Annie Mac at Rivermead Reading in Reading on Friday 27 March 2015. Whats the best thing about going to watch Annie Mac live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket comparison service.…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

Tourist Attractions


Didcot Railway Centre

Join us in our rural setting based around the original engine shed. The Great Western Society has had a home in Didcot since 1967 and the range of activities and facilities on offer is substantial. The collection of Great Western coaches is probably the most comprehensive…

Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary

The Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary is a registered charity, caring for abused and ill‐treated animals. We rely totally upon public donations to enable us to do this valuable work. Helping donkeys, like Mrs. P and Mabel. The Sanctuary is open to visitors most days during the year, between…

Mapledurham House

Away from the distractions of town, business or busy hotels, Mapledurham is an oasis of peace, natural beauty and history. Mapledurham House, still the home of the descendants of the original family, is an Elizabethan Manor House situated beside the Thames and sheltered by the Chiltern Hills,…

Museum of English Rural Life

The Museum of English Rural Life was founded by the University of Reading in 1951 to reflect and record the changing face of farming and the countryside. It houses Designated collections of national importance that span the full range of objects, archives, photographs, film and books. …

The Living Rainforest

Explore the rainforest, and discover its wonders for yourself. On your visit, look out for free roaming lizards, birds and butterflies ‐ you never know where they will appear next See some of the world's most popular foods, from bananas to coffee, cocoa and ginger. .…

After Dark

After Dark Nightclub in Reading, Berkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 0118‐957 6847 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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