What's on inRiseley

Welcome to Riseley

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

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Forthcoming events in Riseley

25
OCT
Introduction to Chen style Tai Chi
St. Nicolas Church Hall

This 8‐week programme will introduce you to the original style of Tai Chi Chuan as taught by Grandmaster Chen Xiaowang 19th generation head of Chen family Tai Chi.You will learn about the history of Tai Chi the basic principles of the art…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07814 969540
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25
OCT
Light In The Lens
Building B,

Open10am 3pm DailyCostFree Public AdmissionAs photographers we use light in our pictures to bring out the character in portraits the grain and texture in surfaces and to concentrate our gaze within the frame. We pick a particular moment in time…

Location: 9.2 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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25
OCT
Oxfam Emergency Challenge
Wellington College

Experience a team event like no other.80 teams in 12 hour of body‐sapping brain draining adventure. Are you up for itHave you ever wanted a taste of the challenges and complexities involved in responding to a humanitarian disaster Here's your…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 03002 001244
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25
OCT
Streetscapes
Kingswood,

CostFree Public AdmissionAll the images in this exhibition have been taken within cities and towns. They are contemporary records of urban life but they are also testament to mankinds ingenuity in adapting to new and challenging environments. These photographs capture…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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26
OCT
Prestige Wedding Fair
Hilton Reading

This stunning hotel near the Madejski Stadium is hosting a wedding fair in the amazing Windsor Ballroom. There is a large variety of local wedding exhibitors as well as some big High Street names all keen to help you plan your Big…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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26
OCT
Reading Hilton Wedding Fair
Hilton Reading

This stunning hotel near the Madejski Stadium is hosting a wedding fair in the amazing Windsor Ballroom. There is a large variety of local wedding exhibitors as well as some big High Street names all keen to help you plan your Big…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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26
OCT
10cc
Anvil

Join 10cc as they perform hit after hit with over 10 top ten hits including Im Not In Love Dreadlock Holiday Good Morning Judge The Things We Do For Love The Dean And I The…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

27
OCT
Kids In Glass Houses
Sub89

Kids In Glass Houses performs live at Sub89 in Reading Berkshire on Monday 27 October 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Kids In Glass Houses at Sub89 now.…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
OCT
The Hitman Blues Band
Farnham Maltings

Doors: 8:15pm. Admission: £12. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Bridge Sq GU9 7QR. Russell Hitman Alexander is a veteran New York blues player. He has performed at clubs and venues ranging from after‐hours dives in the Alphabet City…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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30
OCT
Bond Beyond
Anvil

Bond Beyond at Anvil live on Thursday 30 October 2014 in Basingstoke Hampshire. For tickets to see Bond Beyond at Anvil see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

31
OCT
MAIDENHEAD Over 30s 40s & 50s PARTY
Bird Hills Golf Club

Unmissable Very popular EVERY FRIDAY Party Night for Over 30s 40s & 50s from 8.30pm till 1am. Singles and couples welcome. Terrific music super dance floor great atmosphere friendly people and FREE on‐site car parking. No wonder its…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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31
OCT
Omid Djalili
Anvil

Multi award winning stand‐up television and movie star Omid Djalili is back on tour with his brand new comedy show. A firm favourite at the Edinburgh Festival with his legendary performances Omids stand‐up awards include…

Location: 8.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

01
NOV
HALLOWEEN PARTY with The EVIL Puppies
The Bier Keller

Saturday 1st November HALLOWEEN PARTY with The EVIL PuppiesFree entry if you turn up in Halloween fancy dress up to 11pm at managers discretion.The EVIL Puppies are a Celtic Indie and Classic rockers. The Evil Puppies formed in 2005 are a London…

Location: 8.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 0134 430333
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02
NOV
The Proof ft. Paul Cox and Roger Cotton
Farnham Maltings

Doors: 8:15pm. Admission: £10.00. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Bridge Sq GU9 7QR. The Proof features Paul Cox on vocals and Roger Cotton on keys. Since 1978 Paul has cut over 14 albums opened for Ray Charles and…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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05
NOV
Aynsley Lister Solo/Duo
The Cellar Bar, South Hill Park Arts Centre

Doors: 8:00pm. Admission: £12. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Ringmead RG12 7PA. Aynsley is playing solo in the first half of the show. A chance to appreciate Aynsley's superb vocals and excellent guitar playing. In the second half…

Location: 9.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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05
NOV
Jools Holland
Hexagon Theatre

Julian Miles Holland OBE DL was founder member of the band Squeeze but began his solo career as a pianist singer composer and band leader in the late 70s. In 1978 he co‐hosted The Tube…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

06
NOV
The Noise Next Door UK Tour 2014
The West End Centre

After six sell out Edinburgh Festival runs to huge critical acclaim the UK's premiere improv comedy troupe The Noise Next Door will be touring the UK starting on 8th May 2014 and culminating on 21st December 2014. The Noise Next Door are…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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06
NOV
Tim Aves & Wolfpack
The Farnham Maltings

Doors: 8:15pm. Admission: £10. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Bridge Sq GU9 7QR. Tim Aves & WOLFPACK play the music of Howlin' Wolf with love and reverence and as they put it a fair dollop of 21st Century…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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06
NOV
Chris Difford Glenn Tilbrook
Hexagon Reading

Chris Difford Glenn Tilbrook at Hexagon Reading live on Thursday 06 November 2014 in Reading Berkshire. A popular live music event taking place on the Thursday 06 November 2014 that will see tickets sell out quickly. Buy tickets for Chris…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
NOV
Paul Hollywood
Hexagon Reading

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: 6.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

08
NOV
50s Night
Richard Aldworth School

50s themed night to raise funds for St Michaels Hospice in celebration of the life of a patient who passed away at the hospice in November 2004.…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07467 252861
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08
NOV
Al Murray
Hexagon Theatre

Born Alastair James Hay in 1968 Al Murray was voted no.16 in Channel 4s 100 Greatest Stand‐Up Comedians in 2007. He is probably best known for his Pub Landlord routine which sees him take…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

08
NOV
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Hexagon Theatre

Al Murray One Man One Guvnor will be performing live Comedy at Hexagon Theatre on the Saturday 08 November 2014 in Reading Berkshire. Buy tickets for Al Murray One Man One Guvnor online.…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

09
NOV
Paloma Faith
Hexagon Theatre

British singersong writer and actress Paloma Faith released her successful debut single in 2009 Stone Cold Sober and her album Do You Want the Truth or Something Beautiful Was certified platinum with a spot in…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

12
NOV
No Briton Is An Island
Bray House,

Open10am 3pm DailyCostFree Public AdmissionThe theme for this exhibition is images of this sceptered Isle we call Britain. Home to a lost empire cultural diversity and with a moving landscape a Britain which is busily preparing itself for the challenges faced…

Location: 12.8 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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12
NOV
Erasure
Hexagon Reading

Pop legends Erasure embark on a new UK tour in support of new album Tomorrows World their first new album in four years. With a career spanning 25 years the band are responsible for such…

Location: 6.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
NOV
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: 6.6 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01784460108/07787 517109
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13
NOV
Dave Kelly Band
Farnham Maltings

Doors: 8:15pm. Admission: £12. Age restrictions: All Ages. Box office: 01252 793430. Address: Bridge Sq GU9 7QR. One of the very best blues vocalists and slide guitarists this country has ever produced Dave is well known for his 20 years with The…

Location: 12.7 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01252 793430
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13
NOV
What the Dickens
Central Studio

What The Dickens is the most absurd contribution to the Dickens bicentary you could hope to see.Young Charles Dickens is a rookie reporter on The Morning Chronicle. Whilst investigating the foggy slums of Ye Olde London Towne he ccidently stumbles on a…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 418318
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13
NOV
Joan Armatrading
Anvil

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: 8.4 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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…

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.…

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. …

Adventure Balloon Co Ltd

Hot Air Balloons at Adventure Balloon Co Ltd in Hook, Hampshire. Contact venue on 01252 844222 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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.…

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