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

07
DEC
Festive Wreath Workshop
Nibsy's Coffee Shop

Join us at Nibsys Coffee Shop in Reading on Wednesday the 7th of December and learn how to make a natural festive Wreath. The workshop will teach you how to create your very own festive wreath with step by step guidance you…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07523 989684
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08
DEC
The Christmas Fairy's Tale
The Milestone Centre

A brand new festive panto for all the family by Roger Utting.The Fairy has had enough of spending her Christmas sitting on top of the tree and who can blame her and has returned to Fairy tale land for a change. But…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01189 481377
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09
DEC
Just The Tonic's Christmas Comedy Special
Just the Tonic at The Comedy Loft Reading

The most indulgent Christmas party you could imagineGet your Christmas jumper on and grab your mates for a hilarious night of Comedy Festive cheer and Amazing food & Drink.All tickets include a side‐splitting lineup of comedians including Ian Cognito Troy Hawke Chris…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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10
DEC
Nish Kumar
New Greenham Arts

Nish Kumar is set to tour the UK with his fifth solo show Nish Kumar: Actions Speak Louder Than Words Unless You Shout The Words Real Loud. This follows a month long run at the Pleasance Courtyard Cabaret Bar in August where…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08455 218218
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11
DEC
Winter Wetland Birds
Thrupp Lake

Come and explore Thrupp Lake OX14 3NG and find out about some of the wetland birds that call it home over the winter. With Ben Carpenter. £5 adult £2 child; booking essential: 01865 407792 or online at www.earthtrust.org.ukwhatson incurs a booking fee.…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01865 407792
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14
DEC
The Price Is Right - Valuing Yourself
The White Lion

Are you running your own business and are feeling the pang of pressure with what is the right price to charge for what you offerPerhaps you have your prices set but people are coming in left right and centre telling you that…

Location: 16.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07530 973388
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14
DEC
Voices photography exhibition
3 Forbury Place

Open10am 3pm DailyCostFree Public AdmissionThis is a collaborative exhibition with The Photographic Angle and PhotoVoice. It offers an extraordinary insight into the lives of people from many voiceless communities around the world. Images on display come from 4 collections See It…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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20
DEC
A Christmas Carol
The Haymarket

One magical night Scrooge is visited by mystical ghosts who show him there is more to life than work and money slowly he begins to recognise the true meaning of Christmas. With a cavalcade of…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

31
DEC
New Year's Eve Comedy And Party - Reading
Just the Tonic at The Comedy Loft Reading

Just the Tonics New Years Eve Comedy Show and PartyCome and see the New Year in with one of the best comedy line ups in the country including Ian Cognito Paul McCaffrey Sean percival and Roger MonkhouseHeres what your ticket gets you:Sit…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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05
JAN
New Beginners Tai Chi Class from Berkshire Tai Chi
Earley Crescent

This new 8‐week Introduction to Tai Chi programme will provide an insight into traditional Chen style Tai Chi Chuan for those with no previous experience; either of Tai Chi in general or of Chen style in particular. You will be introduced…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07814 969540
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09
JAN
Beginners Tai Chi class in Theale
Theale Village Hall

Calcot & Theale Tai Chi Club is inviting anyone who thinks they might benefit from Tai Chi training ‐ or who is curious about Tai Chi ‐ to join them on Monday 9th January 2017 at 10:00 for a new Beginners class.No…

Location: 4.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07814 969540
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25
JAN
Russell Howard Work In Progress
Hexagon Reading

Russell Howard Work In Progress at Hexagon Reading in Reading on Wednesday 25 January 2017. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

26
JAN
Murder for Two
The Watermill Theatre

Two actors play thirteen characters... and the piano in this acclaimed new musical. A loving homage to the canon of murder mystery plays Murder For Two is a hysterical blend of music mayhem and murder.When famous novelist Arthur Whitney is found dead…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 0163 546044
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29
JAN
Wedding Fair Hilton Hotel Reading
Hilton Reading

This stunning hotel near the Madejski Stadium is hosting a wedding fair in the amazing Windsor Ballroom.There is a large variety of local wedding exhibitors as well as some big High Street names all keen to help you plan your Big Day.…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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17
MAR
The French Property Exhibition
Newbury Racecourse

The French Property Exhibition at Newbury Racecourse; a one‐stop shop for anyone considering buying a property in France. It is the perfect place to go for information and inspiration and visitors will be surprised at how affordable it can be.…

Location: 10.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL:
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15
JUL
Race to the Stones 2017
Field Farm

Now in its fourth year as part of the The Mix and Dixons Carphones partnership places for this tough ultramarathon are limited and selling out fastWith a registration fee of only £20 all participants have a fundraising target of £350.Sign up:http:www.themix.org.ukgetinvolvedeventsrtts2017Take on…

Location: 13.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL:
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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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