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

01
AUG
Hey Jude - Beatles Tribute
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Grosvenor G Casino Reading is the perfect 24‐hour leisure destination with a fantastic restaurant amazing bar live Show Bar and Games Lounge.Our Show Bar showcases the latest entertainment and you can get up close and personal with headline acts including the UKs…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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01
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Highclere Castle Battle Proms
Highclere Castle

The 15th annual Highclere Castle Battle Proms Open Air Concert: Celebrating the 200th Anniversary of the Battle of WaterlooThe ever popular Battle Proms Picnic Concert will return to Highclere Castle on Saturday 1 August 2015 for an exceptional evening of sublime classical…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01432 355416
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Battle Proms 2015
Highclere Castle

Battle Proms 2015 at Highclere Castle in Newbury on Saturday 01 August 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Battle Proms 2015 tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
AUG
#CAUnival at CAU Henley
CAU Henley

This August CAU Henley the restaurant offering contemporary cuisine inspired by the vibrancy colour and cultural diversity of Buenos Aires launches CAUnival at each of its 12 UK sites in association with childrens charity Action Against Hunger.CAUnival is inspired by the South…

Location: 13.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01491 576729
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07
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A Night Of Jazz
Wycliffe Baptist Church

Calling all you Jazz‐lovers music‐enthusiast and world‐changers..This promises to be an exquisite night of jazz featuring talented musicians poets instrumentalists and much more The night will also feature a fashion show that you simply cannot afford to miss. All of this will…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 07403 481115
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07
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DJ Sara Cox
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Grosvenor G Casino Reading is the perfect 24‐hour leisure destination with a fantastic restaurant amazing bar live Show Bar and Games Lounge.Our Show Bar showcases the latest entertainment and you can get up close and personal with headline acts including the UKs…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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08
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Craft Show
Victoria and Jubilee Halls

Over 25 members of Farnborough Craft Guild will be on hand to explain how they produce their work and live demonstrations will be held throughout the day. Crafts on display will include glasswork both fused and leaded glass…

Location: 10.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01252 724968
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08
AUG
Stayin’ Alive - Bee Gee
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Grosvenor G Casino Reading is the perfect 24‐hour leisure destination with a fantastic restaurant amazing bar live Show Bar and Games Lounge.Our Show Bar showcases the latest entertainment and you can get up close and personal with headline acts including the UKs…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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10
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Coding, Electronics, Minecraft and Game Design
School of Systems Engineering

Fire Tech Camp is holding premium tech camps this summer for kids and teens aged 9 to 17 taking place at Reading University School of Systems Engineering.Under the close mentorship of expert tutors students will engineer their own original work designing games…

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 02071 934002
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15
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Danny Foster and The Big Soul Corporation
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Grosvenor G Casino Reading is the perfect 24‐hour leisure destination with a fantastic restaurant amazing bar live Show Bar and Games Lounge.Our Show Bar showcases the latest entertainment and you can get up close and personal with headline acts including the UKs…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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18
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Mr Stink
Forbury Gardens

David Walliams star of Little Britain has written the smelliest book of all time which now breaks new wind ground in this scratch n sniff production bringing Mr Stinkpongingly to life.David Walliams whos not in…

Location: 7.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

21
AUG
Toad's Ancient Egyptian Fete
River & Rowing Museum

All the fun of a traditional fete with an Egyptian twistMeet Toad‐ankhamun and hook a duck from the Nile. Dress up like an Egyptian in our fancy dress competition and have a hieroglyph face paint…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

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22
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Totally Take That
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Without question the buslest and best Take That tribute act on the circuit bringing the bands vast back catalogue to life.Grosvenor G Casino Reading is the perfect 24‐hour leisure destination with a fantastic restaurant amazing bar live Show Bar and Games Lounge.Our…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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26
AUG
Festival 2015 Extras
Richfield Avenue

Festival 2015 Extras at Richfield Avenue in Reading on Wednesday 26 August 2015. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

29
AUG
Overton Art Group Exhibition and Sale
Recreation Centre.

Free Entry to our Exhibition. Please come and browse our exhibition of Art by local artist. Painting are exhibited in Acrylics Oils and watercolours most paintings are available for sale. Some are presented fully framed other are mounted ready for you…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01256 841784
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29
AUG
Ultimate MJ
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Grosvenor G Casino Reading is the perfect 24‐hour leisure destination with a fantastic restaurant amazing bar live Show Bar and Games Lounge.Our Show Bar showcases the latest entertainment and you can get up close and personal with headline acts including the UKs…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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05
SEP
New Beginners Tai Chi Class (Earley)
St. Nicolas Church Hall

A 9‐week introduction to traditional Chen Tai Chi; the original style of Tai Chi developed 350 years ago.You will be introduced to the history principles and practices of Tai Chi and you will make a start on the set sequence of movements…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07814 969540
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06
SEP
THE POETRY AND PASSION OF PABLO NERUDA
The Watermill Theatre

Poet diplomat senator champion of the working man citizen of the world lover and bon vivant ‐ Chilean Pablo Neruda wrote what he lived and lived what he wrote. His life and his art were inseparable and his passion for both contagious.…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 0163 546044
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08
SEP
AN AUDIENCE WITH... MRS MINNIE CHURCHILL DL
The Watermill Theatre

Minnie Churchill is the Director of Churchill Heritage and co‐author with David Coombs the art historian of Sir Winston Churchill His Life and His Paintings. Minnie was responsible for tracing Sir Winstons 500 plus paintings across the world and the stories associated…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 0163 546044
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08
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Jethro Tulls Ian Anderson
Anvil

Jethro Tulls Ian Anderson at Anvil in Basingstoke on Tuesday 08 September 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest Jethro Tulls Ian Anderson tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
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Black Eyed Teaz
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Grosvenor G Casino Reading is the perfect 24‐hour leisure destination with a fantastic restaurant amazing bar live Show Bar and Games Lounge.Our Show Bar showcases the latest entertainment and you can get up close and personal with headline acts including the UKs…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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19
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CVC Beer Festival and Family Day
Candover Valley Club

The annual Candover Valley Beer Festival and Family Day takes place in the beautiful village of Brown Candover. Our 2015 event features the following:Beer tent with 12 real ales 3 traditional English ciders Pimms wine and soft drinks5 Live BandsPetting zooBouncy castleGiant…

Location: 16.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01256 389099
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19
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Oxfordshire Goes Wild and Wet!
River & Rowing Museum

Meet a crocodile as the Museum goes wild with creepy crawlies bats owls and snakes. Have fun at your Museum as we get close to nature…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL:
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24
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The Ladykillers
The Watermill Theatre

THE LADYKILLERS is a classic black comedy; a sweet little old lady alone in her house is pitted against a gang of criminal misfits who will stop at nothingPosing as amateur musicians Professor Marcus and…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

27
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Brand New Family Science Show
The Hexagon

Get closer to the action than ever before as this interactive and explosive family show takes you behind the scenes of your favourite films to discover the science and secrets of creating movie magic.Join our team of professionals whove been behind the…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01189 606060
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27
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Public Image Ltd
Sub89

When John Johnny Rotten Lydon left the Sex Pistols and formed Public Image Ltd to say it was a big change is a big understatement. Gone was the punk rock image and conventions and what…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
OCT
Bullet For My Valentine
Hexagon Reading

Welsh HeavyThrash Metal band Bullet for my Valentine are; Matthew Tuck lead vocalsrhythm guitar Michael Paget lead guitar Michael Thomas drums and Jason James backing vocals and bass guitar. They began together in 1998 but…

Location: 7.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
OCT
The Wurzels
Sub89

The Wurzels at Sub89 in Reading on Friday 02 October 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 The Wurzels live in the knowledge that…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
OCT
AN AUDIENCE WITH... SIR RICHARD SHIRREFF
The Watermill Theatre

Waterloo ‐ the Battle which defined a CenturyIn the bicentennial year of the Battle of Waterloo General Sir Richard Shirreff brings a professional soldiers perspective to the momentous events of the Waterloo campaign of June 1815. Drawing on original accounts from the…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 0163 546044
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07
OCT
Henley Business School - SuperBrand to SuperFan
Henley Business School

The prestigious Henley business school ‐ MBA for the Music and Creative Industries are holding an event which uses the power of celebrity talent to create effective brand engagement and partnerships. In a beautiful setting the all day event will have speakers…

Location: 15.5 miles away
Category: Business

TEL: 01273 709709
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Tourist Attractions


Basing House

Basing House, Hampshire, was a major English Tudor palace and castle that once rivalled Hampton Court Palace in its size and opulence. Today only the foundations and earthworks remain.Basing House is located in the village of Old Basing, approximately one mile east of the centre of the town…

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.…

American Pool & Snooker

SnookerPool Hall at American Pool & Snooker in Reading, Berkshire. Contact venue on 0118‐956 8299 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

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