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

30
APR
50 Years at Didcot Gala
Didcot Railway Centre

Unlimited train rides all day.Visit the Engine Shed see Brunels Broad Gauge and enjoy the GWT Museum & Archive. Watch the trains from the Picnic Area..Visiting engines: ‐ 813 from the Severn Valley Railway ‐ The Wee Engine ‐ No…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01235 817200
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30
APR
Basket Weaving
Earth Trust Centre

In this practical workshop youll learn how to weave a basket out of willow in a session led by Catherine Tregaskes from Crafts for a Sustainable Future. £45; booking essential: 01865 407792 or online at www.earthtrust.org.ukwhatson incurs a booking fee.…

Location: 17 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01865 407792
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30
APR
Gong Meditation
Sherfield Park Community Centre

.At this gong meditation you will have chance to enjoy listening to the incredible variety of sounds that these instruments can create. Being immersed in the sound of the gong generally brings people whatever experiences they need in the moment and no…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01189 884684
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30
APR
Readings MEGA Baby & Childrens Market
Meadway Sports Centre

Join us for a great afternoon of bargains galore at the ORIGINAL and BEST Reading MEGA Baby & Childrens Market.Lots of stalls selling toys books clothes walkers high chairs buggies push chairs car seats bumbos stair gates nursery furniture maternity wear and…

Location: 5.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07809 628701
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02
MAY
Speed Dating in Basingstoke
Las Iguanas

Speed Dating in BasingstokeHow speed dating in Basingstoke worksBy simply arriving at venue for the Speed Dating in Basingstoke event you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the evening…

Location: 8.7 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02380 784694
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03
MAY
Northern Ballet | Goldilocks & the Tree Bears
The Hexagon Theatre

One day her curiosity leads her to a house full of many surprises. With a family of friendly bears a beautiful blue bird and bowls of delicious porridge this ballet is just rightBringing this classic childrens story to life Goldilocks & the…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01132 208000
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03
MAY
RBFRS public consultation event at Theale Library
Gateway Centre, Theale Library

Royal Berkshire Fire and Rescue Service RBFRS is holding a public consultation exhibition to talk to local residents about plans to develop a new fire station on Wigmore Lane in Theale.The plans are at an early stage and subject to the outcome…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01189 384606
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05
MAY
Worlds Longest Inflatable - The Labyrinth Challeng
Outpost Activity Centre

Welcome to The Labyrinth Challenge ‐ the worlds longest continuous inflatable obstacle courseA series of interactive and wacky obstacles spread across five unique themed zones. The Labyrinth Challenge features the Lava Zone Jungle Zone Toxic Zone Combat Zone and Ocean Zone.Participants must…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01189 885122
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06
MAY
Ascend Through Sound - A Temple Gathering
The Wellbeing Centre

Music to touch the heart still the mind and heal the soul.Alexandra Gabriel blends her stunning vocal range cello and piano into unique compositions creating a sound that may be classified as new age but when experienced can only be described as…

Location: 9.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: +441635 552874
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06
MAY
George Michael (Wayne Dilks)
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

George Michael was one of the most iconic artists in music history. Wayne Dilks re‐creates the legend through his phenomenal tribute show which is a celebration of 34 years of hit records and will take you on a journey from Georges early…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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12
MAY
George Michael Tribute
Best Western Reading Calcot Hotel

3 course DinnerRobert Taylor performs Tribute to George MichaelDisco until midnightVenue: Best Western Reading Calcot Hotel 98 Bath Road Calcot Reading RG31 7QNPriceDisco Dine only: GBP 29.95Overnight Stay & Disco Dine for 2: GBP 123.4Links: Facebook: https:go.evvnt.com107239‐0…

Location: 4.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01189 416423
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13
MAY
Baby & Childrens Market - Wokingham
The FBC Centre

Join us for a great afternoon of bargains galore at the ORIGINAL and BEST Wokingham Baby & Childrens Market.Lots of stalls selling toys books clothes walkers high chairs buggies push chairs car seats bumbos stair gates nursery furniture maternity wear and SO…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07809 628701
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13
MAY
Five Rivers Fostering @ Didcot Farmers Market
Didcot Farmers Market

Formed in 1989 Five Rivers Child Care is a Social Enterprise specialising in the care of Looked After Children through Residential Care and Foster Care.Were currently recruiting Foster Carers in Didcot and the surrounding areas.For those who dont know Fostering involves children…

Location: 16 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01722 435782
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13
MAY
Gary Roman - Legends
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Gary Roman brings audiences iconic hits from the worlds best‐ loved artists across four decades. The 50s 60s 70s and 80s all saw legends grace the music industry and this show allows everyone to enjoy their music once again. Gary creates an…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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13
MAY
SO Food Festival
Bridge Villa Camping and Caravan Park

Taste Watch & Enjoy. Ready to indulge in all things food So are we at Round & About Magazine as we are hosting our fresh new SO Food Festival in Wallingford returning for its second year bigger and better Star chefs will…

Location: 14.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01491 837621
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17
MAY
Miss Mermaid UK Pageant
Grosvenor G Casino Reading

Be ready for a night of fashion and glamour as Berkshire Hampshire and the South Coasts most beautiful aspiring models compete in the Miss Mermaid UK Pageant. Three Girls will go forward to the National Final against other winners from around the…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01184 027800
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19
MAY
Some Enchanted Evening - A Musical Revue
Kenton Theatre

Love musicals Dont miss this show Featuring your favourite songs from the best loved Broadway and West End Shows including South Pacific Oklahoma Mamma Mia Wicked Les Miserables and many more. This show is now on its 5th UK Tour A magical…

Location: 13.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01491 575698
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19
MAY
The Labyrinth Challenge (Corporate / Team Session)
Outpost Activity Centre

Welcome to The Labyrinth Challenge ‐ the worlds longest continuous inflatable obstacle course On Fridays we will be hosting our team events. This is where teams of 5 will compete against each other in a timed competition or just try for fun…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01189 885122
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20
MAY
Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair
Didcot Civic Hall

Launched in 2015 the Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair is a relative newcomer to the UKs toy train and collecting scene but has quickly established a reputation for attracting leading dealers with a great variety of stock. Staged four times a year…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07708 385061
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20
MAY
Just The Tonic's Saturday Night Comedy
Just the Tonic at The Comedy Loft Reading

Our fabulous weekend shows bring the best comedy on the high street to ReadingFeaturing Ben Norris Allyson June Smith Andrew Bird and Ian BoldsworthWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and…

Location: 7.5 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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20
MAY
Stayin’ Alive - Bee Gees Tribute
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Hailed as the most authentic tribute to The Bee Gees in the World Stayin Alive takes you through the musical life of The Bee Gees recreating the different eras of the bands development with uncanny authenticity. Audiences can expect authentic covers of…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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20
MAY
The Labyrinth Challenge (The Worlds Longest Inflat
Outpost Activity Centre

Welcome to The Labyrinth Challenge ‐ the worlds longest continuous inflatable obstacle course A series of interactive and wacky obstacles spread across five unique themed zones. The Labyrinth Challenge features the Lava Zone Jungle Zone Toxic Zone Combat Zone and Ocean Zone.Participants…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01189 885122
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26
MAY
The Rising
The Whitty Theatre

Drawing from ideas of vulnerability surrender and our embodied sense of community this inspiring performance has live music originally composed and played by multi‐award‐winning musicians Will McNicol and Luke Selby.Heather Walrond is a new choreographer of rare talent. THE RISING tamps into…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01189 743247
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31
MAY
#SkoolzOut Fun Day
Outpost Activity Centre

SkoolzOut Fun DayThe ultimate half‐term action packed fun day for children and teens aged 12‐16 years oldThis is your day Unlimited rides on all attractions including the incredible Labyrinth Challenge as many times as you can handle.There will be over 20 fun…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: +441189 885122
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31
MAY
Speed Dating in Newbury
Slug & Lettuce

Speed Dating in NewburyHow Speed Dating in Newbury worksWhen you arrive at the speed dating venue for Speed Dating in Newbury you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 02380 784694
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03
JUN
Live Music & Open Air Cinema
Yateley Green

Live music by the award winning RemedySounds is coming to Yateley to play you some of his newest songs while you settle in and prepare to watch a classic movie on the big screen this summer. With selling out the event last…

Location: 12.2 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 07874 842386
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03
JUN
The Drag with No Name and Wilma Fingadoo
Grosvenor G Casino Reading

The Drag with No Name and Wilma FingadooSaturday 3rd June 9:45pmThe Drag with No Name show consists of many original parodies on modern day life and the world of celebrity mixed with slapstick sketches in crazy costumes. From Adele to Jessie J…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Gay & Lesbian

TEL: 01184 027800
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10
JUN
Phil Haley & His Comments
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Phil Haley and His Comments are a band that started over 20 years ago and since then they have played all over the UK and Europe Scandinavia Russia America and Australia A highly visual and professional stage act which not only centers…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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17
JUN
Ska Britannia
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Ska Britannia is the ultimate all live six‐piece Ska band with a fantastic sound quirky suits and a stage presence that is truly unforgettable. So if you adore the sounds of Madness The Specials Bad Manners The Kings Men and UB40 then…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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24
JUN
Timeless Music
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Female vocal harmony trio Timeless Music celebrate the biggest musical icons over the past six decades. They perform hits from the likes of the Andrews Sisters Doris Day Cilla Black The Supremes Seal and Beyonc. So take a trip down memory lane…

Location: 6.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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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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