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Welcome to Purley On Thames

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

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Forthcoming events in Purley On Thames

23
NOV
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: 1.6 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07809 628701
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23
NOV
Last Night of the Autumn Proms
Anvil

Last Night of the Autumn Proms appears live in Basingstoke Hampshire at Anvil on Sunday 23 November 2014. For ticket prices to watch Last Night of the Autumn Proms at Anvil see the list of tickets available for Last Night of…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
NOV
Sparkling Christmas Party Nights
Holiday Inn Reading M4 Jct10

Our party nights are the perfect excuse for you and your friends to get into the festive spirit. Enjoy an exceptional 2 AA Rosette 3 course Festive Meal. Prices start from £29.95 per person for a superb 3 Course Festive Meal Coffee…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01189 444230
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24
NOV
Festive Lunches and Dinners
Holiday Inn Reading M4 Jct10

Take the stress out of Christmas and celebrate in style with our delicious traditional Christmas Lunches and Dinners served in welcoming surroundings in our 2 AA Rosette Caprice Restaurant. Our talented resident Pianist Razvigor Popov will be performing daily throughout December. 2…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01189 444230
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24
NOV
Joan Armatrading
Hexagon Theatre

Described as Britains First Lady of Song Joan Armatrading has been nominated for a Grammy Award on no less than three occasions. Possessing an extremely unique voice and strong rhythmical acoustic guitar she is…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

26
NOV
Learn to Dance - NEW Beginners Jive Classes!
Frieth Village Hall

Do you watch Strictly Come Dancing on a Saturday evening wishing you could move around the dance floor like they do Or thinking That looks like fun Well it is and you can FUN FRIENDLY and RELAXED beginners classes Make new…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 07947 106607
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26
NOV
An Evening with Noel Fielding
Hexagon Reading

An Evening with Noel Fielding at Hexagon Reading live on Wednesday 26 November 2014 in Reading Berkshire. For tickets to see An Evening with Noel Fielding at Hexagon Reading see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
NOV
Noel Fielding
Hexagon Theatre

Noel Fielding will be performing live Comedy at Hexagon Theatre on the Wednesday 26 November 2014 in Reading Berkshire. Buy tickets for Noel Fielding online.…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

28
NOV
Tina Turner Tribute Act
The Bier Keller

Tina Turner Tribute ‐ Friday 28th NovemberSimply the Best Tina Turner Tribute Act. Inspried by Tina Turner Kinisha pays tribute to the Queen of rock. The voice the heels the strut are back on stage. Capture the moment as Kinisha delivers a…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 0134 430333
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29
NOV
BACK TO THE 80'S WITH POP ROCKIN' 80'S
The Bier Keller

Pop Rockin 80s ‐ Saturday 29 Nov 2014Pop Rockin 80s are one of UKs premier tribute cover bands covering poptastic artists like Bananarama Madonna Human League Micheal Jackson Chaka Khan to name but a few.Tickets £8 in advance £10 on the door.Buy…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01344 303333
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29
NOV
Day Out With Thomas & meet Father Christmas
Didcot Railway Centre

Thomas is a regular visitor to Didcot Railway Centre where he is welcomed by his friends the Great Western engines.The Fat Controller supervises Rev.W.Awdrys classic childrens favourite ‐ Thomas the Tank Engine on his Day Out With Thomas visits.At Christmas Thomas likes…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 817200
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29
NOV
The Book Of Genesis
Central Studio

The Book of Genesis faithfully recreate the musical brilliance of England sfinest prog rock band covering the Gabriel years and some of the bestsongs from the Collins period too.The band cover a wide repertoire from the first album onwards but focused on…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01256 417500
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30
NOV
Paul Hollywood
Anvil

TVs baking star Paul Hollywood brings his first ever live show to the UK in 2014. Paul Hollywood Live ‐ Get Your Bake On sees Paul take to the stage for an evening of baking…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

02
DEC
Sabaton
Sub89

Sabaton at Sub89 in Reading on Tuesday 02 December 2014. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Sabaton live in the knowledge that youve got…

Location: 3.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
DEC
Classics By Candlelight
Anvil

Classics By Candlelight performs live at Anvil in Basingstoke Hampshire on Wednesday 03 December 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Classics By Candlelight at Anvil now.…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

05
DEC
The Rod Stewart Tribute band
The Bier Keller

Friday 5 Dec 2014The Rod Stewart Tribute band The voice the look the charisma ‐ Paul Metcalfes Rod Stewart Act has it all. With his amazing five peice live band Pauls show is superbly authentic and entertaining tribute to a truly great…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01344 303333
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06
DEC
The Snowman
Central Studio

Big Mouth Piano Tales PresentA real Christmas treat for all the family. This delightful story unfolds afresh in an astonishingly funny lively and often moving performance by the audience themselves with many acting out the story and everyone dancing with the snowmen…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 418318
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07
DEC
Christmas Craft Fair
Frieth Village Hall

The place to go for something different this Christmas....Get festive with wonderful handmade Christmas stockings cards and crafts....Grab yourself unique gifts for those special people from jewellery to fifties inspired dresses scarves knitted goods and beauty sets....Stock up on your craft collection…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 07947 106607
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11
DEC
Arts & Crafts Market
Market Place

British handmade crafts original artwork local produce and ethically sourced goods sold in an outdoor market on the high street. A lovely selection of craft workers stalls many of which take private commissions. Come to our market and you will have the…

Location: 10.2 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01784460108/07787 517109
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12
DEC
Revival the tribute band
The Bier Keller

Revival the tribute band ‐ Abba TributeThe legend of ABBA lives on with an incredible legacy of timeless tunes and their undeniable place in music history. The Swedish supergroup is a popular and well loved today as it was in the 70s.…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01344 303333
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12
DEC
Snow Queen - The Pantomime
Samuel Cody Specalist College

This Christmas join Starburst on their winter adventure through the frozen forests of Sweden. Starburst are an award winning amateur theatre company based in Farnborough. This Christmas Starburst will be performing the spectacular Snow Queen Farnboroughs favourite pantomime promises to entertain the…

Location: 16.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07011 000782
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13
DEC
Cinder-ella
Central Studio

Krazy Kat Theatre Company PresentOnce upon a time there was a much put upon Grandfather who was left holding a rather leaky baby and who liked telling a certain fairy story. Whilst tidying toys away he creates a world of story fantasy…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01256 418318
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17
DEC
'Twas the Night Before Christmas
Reading Rep, Performing Arts Centre

Inspired by Clement Clarke Moores poemAdapted by Douglas Rintoul with Thomas PaddenDirected by Paul StaceyOriginally commissioned by the Unicorn Theatre in 201217 December 2014 to 3 January 2015The PlayReading Rep present a magical adaptation of Clement Clarke Moores festive poem.Join us at…

Location: 4.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01183 750280
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19
DEC
GARRY J FOLEY AND THE CC RIDERS ELVIS TRIBUTE
The Bier Keller

Friday 19th DecemberGarry J Foley and The CC Riders ‐ Elvis TributeEnjoy all the classics from the King of rock and roll.Tickets £8 in advance £10 on the doorBuy tickets direct http:www.wegottickets.comevent257654…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01344 303333
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25
DEC
2/3 Night Christmas Residential Packages
Holiday Inn Reading M4 Jct10

2 and 3 Night Christmas Residential Packages 24th‐ 27th December 2014 Stay for 2 or 3 nights over Christmas in our luxurious spacious tranquil bedroom with Full English Breakfast including: 2 or 3 nights in one of our spacious luxurious rooms…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01189 444230
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25
DEC
Christmas Day Lunch
Holiday Inn Reading M4 Jct10

Treat yourself and your loved ones to a very special day this Christmas. Enjoy an exceptional 5 course traditional Christmas Day Lunch in our stylish 2 AA Rosette Caprice Restaurant with crackers novelties and a visit from Santa. Start the celebration with…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: (011)9 440444
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31
DEC
Extravagant New Year's Eve Gala Dinner Dance
Holiday Inn Reading M4 Jct10

Welcome in the New Year in style and plan the perfect party for all your friends and family. Enjoy music by our Resident Pianist on arrival followed by a spectacular 5 Course Gala to welcome in the New Year in style. Dinner…

Location: 7.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 011894 404230
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12
JAN
FREE taster session at the High Wycombe Rock Choir
Performing Arts Studio

The High Wycombe Rock Choir is led by choir leader Katy Seath. Our No.1 Album gave ordinary people the chance to become chart‐topping singers and Rock Choir is continually giving our members bigger and better opportunities to achieve things they never thought…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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12
JAN
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: 13.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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12
JAN
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: 8.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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Tourist Attractions


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.…

Arthur Hill Swimming Pool

Swimming pool at Arthur Hill Swimming Pool in Reading, Berkshire. Contact venue on 0118‐901 5056 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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