What's on inPadworth

Welcome to Padworth

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Padworth - 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 Padworth to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Padworth

26
APR
CRAFTS at Hartley Wintney
The V and A Centre

The V and A centre is based around the Victoria Hall designed in the 1890s by T. E. Collcutt who created some of the most prestigious buildings in London and the provinces. Those who know the area will be familiar with this…

Location: 10.5 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01243 641306
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26
APR
Peter and the Wolf
Central Studio

Follow Peter as he searches for an adventure and meets a fearsome wolf in the woods. Peter and the Wolf is performed by the only professional hand shadow puppeteer in the country. This thrilling musical tale is told visually with great charm…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 418318
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26
APR
Police Dog Hogan + The Pottingshed Band
Ace Space

Police Dog Hogan is notable firstly for its banjo player Tim Dowling of The Guardian. He writes in the weekly Guardian magazine about his bizarre adventures on the road with them. Also featuring James Studholme whose award‐winning ad company brought you the…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07974 534452
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01
MAY
Frank Skinner Man In A Suit
Hexagon Theatre

Tickets for Frank Skinner Man In A Suit at Hexagon Theatre on the Thursday 01 May 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Frank Skinner Man In A Suit live at Hexagon Theatre see our list of ticket comparison…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
MAY
Open Mic Night
Central Studio Theatre

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. FREE EVENT …

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01256 418318
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02
MAY
Robert Cray Band
Anvil

Robert Cray Band at Anvil live on Friday 02 May 2014 in Basingstoke Hampshire. For tickets to see Robert Cray Band at Anvil see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
MAY
Reading FC vs Burnley
Madejski Stadium

Reading FC vs Burnley at Madejski Stadium live on Saturday 03 May 2014 in Reading Berkshire. For tickets to see Reading FC vs Burnley at Madejski Stadium see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 7.2 miles away
Category: Sports

04
MAY
Tilehurst Festival
Prospect Park

Following on from another successful Tilehurst Festival last year we are back we must be mad and have great pleasure in announcing 2014 Tilehurst Festival at Prospect Park on May 4th 2014.The whole family will be able to enjoy a spectacular mix…

Location: 5.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07851 490403
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09
MAY
Frank Skinner
Anvil

Run extended for 5 weeks only following a sold out run at Soho Theatre. Don't miss your chance to see the brand new live show from comedy legend Frank Skinner. You could put Skinner…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

10
MAY
Big Book Tall Tales
Central Studio

This is an old story that takes place in a forgotten tattered library. The caretaker arrives to check the place over. He talks to the audience about his love of books.While cleaning the caretaker finds an old Big Book thats 6ft…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 418318
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10
MAY
David Copperfield
Central Studio

Whether I shall turn out to be the hero of my own life or whether that station will be held by anybody else these pages must show.Hotbuckle Productions are bringing their distinctive style to this beloved story of Dickens favourite child David…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 418318
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10
MAY
Nightowl with Huxley
Zeus

Nightowl may have only been hosting events in Reading since the end of 2013 but already have a number of sell out shows under our belt with the likes of MK Steve Lawler Hot Since 82 Breach and Route94. We now welcome…

Location: 7.3 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07919 016770
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11
MAY
Parkinson's UK Run Highclere
Highclere Castle

Parkinsons UK request the pleasure of your company for our scenic 10K road race set in the beautiful grounds of Highclere Castle home of the ITV series Downton Abbey. Lords ladies butlers and maids are all welcome for this marvellous occasion and…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02079 321356
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16
MAY
Central Comedy: Neil McFarlane, Matthew Bayliss
Central Studio

Come to see the famous comedians of tomorrow today ‐ at a quarter of the price Previous comedians have been Jack Whitehall Reginald D Hunter Ava Vidal and Paul Foot. See the Central Studio website for the line‐up and if you want…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07734 805817
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17
MAY
Voodoo Room - Jimi Hendrix and Cream Tribute
Central Studio

Paying tribute to both Jimi Hendrix and Cream ‐ Voodoo Room are a stunning new Power Trio featuring some of the UKs finest musicians. They perform an incredible high energy show delivered in the true spirit of these legendary superstars. Their individual…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01256 417500
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19
MAY
Lit
Sub89

Lit at Sub89 live on Monday 19 May 2014 in Reading Berkshire. For tickets to see Lit at Sub89 see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

25
MAY
Bad Manners
Sub89

Formed in 1976 in Stoke Newington London Bad Manners are world‐renowned heavyweight Ska legends and a much loved 1980's pop band. Spending 111 weeks in the UK pop charts the band has had twelve…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

04
JUN
Brian Conley
Anvil

Brian Conley is one of our best loved TV personalities. His talents include comedy singing acting and presenting and he has enjoyed a successful career on the stage recently also performing in live shows like…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
JUN
The Andy Dickens Band
Central Studio

A handpicked band with a wry presentation style and a range of popular jazz music. With Andy Dickens on trumpet and flugelhorn Craig Milverton on piano Julian Marc Stringle on clarinet and sax Brett Neville on string bass and Rod Brown on…

Location: 9.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01256 417500
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12
JUN
Flogging Molly
Sub89

Flogging Molly at Sub89 live on Thursday 12 June 2014 in Reading Berkshire. For tickets to see Flogging Molly at Sub89 see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
JUN
Misfits
Sub89

Misfits performs live at Sub89 in Reading Berkshire on Tuesday 24 June 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Misfits at Sub89 now.…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
JUL
Flash Mob
Anvil

Flash Mob returns for a second season at the Peacock Theatre following a successful three week run in 2012. This dazzling production features a huge range of dance styles from Latin to lockin’ from Celtic…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

07
JUL
We Are Scientists
Sub89

'We are Scientists' are a New York‐based indie rock band. Their debut album released in 2002 was called 'Safety Fun and Learning in the order' with their fifth and latest release being 'Barbara' in 2010.…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

09
JUL
Nigel Kennedy
Anvil

For over 25 years Nigel Kennedy has been acknowledged as one of the worlds leading violin virtuosos and is without doubt one of the most important violinists Britain has ever produced. His virtuoso technique…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

25
JUL
Dawn French
Hexagon Reading

Dawn French at Hexagon Reading live on Friday 25 July 2014 in Reading Berkshire. For tickets to see Dawn French at Hexagon Reading see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
JUL
Dawn French 30 Million Minutes
Hexagon Theatre

Dawn French 30 Million Minutes will be performing live Comedy at Hexagon Theatre on the Friday 25 July 2014 in Reading Berkshire. Buy tickets for Dawn French 30 Million Minutes online.…

Location: 7.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

08
AUG
De La Soul
Sub89

De La Soul at Sub89 live on Friday 08 August 2014 in Reading Berkshire. For tickets to see De La Soul at Sub89 see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
AUG
Arctic Monkeys
Richfield Avenue

Arctic Monkeys are a punk‐inspired band that have been influenced by the likes of The Smiths The Jam and The Clash. Theyre at the peak of a very successful career both here in Britain…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
AUG
Reading Festival
Richfield Avenue

Astonishingly Reading Festival has been rocking the UK since 1961. Its a three day festival held simultaneously with the Leeds festival during the August bank holiday weekend. Both festivals share a bill on a rotating…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
AUG
Reading Festival 2014 Extras
Richfield Avenue

Reading Festival 2014 Extras at Richfield Avenue live on Wednesday 20 August 2014 in Reading Berkshire. For tickets to see Reading Festival 2014 Extras at Richfield Avenue see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous