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

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Reading as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Reading

Talk - The Nabobs of Berkshire and their houses
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

A talk by Clive Williams.Nabobs were employees of the East India Company during the 18th and 19th centuries who made their fortunes in India and returned home to England as wealthy men.So many made their homes in Berkshire in the…

TEL: 01189 509553
Speed Dating in Reading

Reading Speed DatingAbout Speed Dating in Reading EventsAt one of our Reading Speed Dating events you will have four minutes to chat to each date. Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to…

Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
Talk - History of Prospect Park Mansion
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

A talk by Katie Amos.A local landmark in Tilehurst The Mansion House is associated with many of Readings more important families such as the Childs Kendricks and Liebenroods.Katie Amos extensively researched its history for her book The Mansion House: Its…

TEL: 01189 509553
Tom Stade: I Swear To...
South Street Arts Centre

Following last years smash‐hit UK tour the Canadian comedy legend is back on the road with a brand‐new show.Welcome back to I SWEAR TO picking up just where he left off as an hour simply wasnt long enough.Direct from the…

The Sportfish Show
Sportfish Game Fishing Centre

Join us lakeside and be part of our annual celebration of game fishing with all the leading stars and manufacturers in the sport present to entertain and instruct you. There are free demonstrations and seminars great competitions special show deals and all…

Category: Family Events

Talk - The history of Padworth House, Berkshire
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Padworth House ‐ its history by Dr David Peacock.Padworth House is a grand 18th‐century house close to Aldermaston with elaborate decorative plaster work by Robert Adams plasterer.It was home for several generations to the Darby Griffith family and is tucked…

TEL: 01189 509553
Workshop: Census records of Scotland & Ireland
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Census Records for Scotland Ireland and Overseas.Tutor: Tony Roberts.Discover census data for Scotland Ireland and North America and delve deeper into your family history. Censuses of some other English‐speaking countries too. This workshop is organised by Berkshire Family History Society a registered…

TEL: 01189 509553
Reading O2O 10K - Sunday 6 October 2019
Thames Valley Park

A lovely 10K staged close to the center of Reading. Superb spectator‐friendly start and finish by the river with refreshments available. As well as the 10km main race there will be 1km & 3km fun runs covering all age groups so bring…

Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 847185
Out of Africa Charity Ball 2019
Hilton Hotel Reading

Experience the joy and hope that comes Out of Africa as you celebrate the difference that the charity Creating Better Futures is making in the lives of orphans and vulnerable children in Zimbabwe. Be inspired to help more communities defeat poverty through…

Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01183 271154

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,…

Bracknell Ski Centre

Ski Slopes at Bracknell Ski Centre in Bracknell, Berkshire.Contact venue on telephone number 01344 789002 for Ski Slope opening times, entrance costs and ski hire.…

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. …

D Scott

D Scott ‐ golf course in Henley‐on‐Thames, Oxfordshire.Contact the golf course on telephone number 01491 629967 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at D Scott golf courseclub.…

Fez Club

Fez Club Nightclub in Reading, Berkshire.Contact venue on telephone number 0118‐958 6839 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…


Stallones Nightclub in Henley‐on‐Thames, Oxfordshire.Contact venue on telephone number 01491 579392 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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Updated: 18/04/2019 04:45:39