What's on inSwallowfield


Welcome to Swallowfield

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

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Forthcoming events in Swallowfield

30
MAY
Viewpoint photography exhibition
Thames Valley Park (TVP1 & 2)

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionOur Viewpoint exhibition showcases images from photographers that illustrate the range of effects that can be generated by selecting an ideal vantage point. Even subtle changes in viewpoint can…

Location: 6.4 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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01
JUN
BRACKNELL Over 25s
The Bier Keller

Over 25s Party Night for Singles and Couples ‐ Special Event with ELTON JOHN ‐ Tribute Show in the Bier Keller. Tickets to Elton John also include entry to Apres Nightclub. Doors open 7pm Tribute Show from 9.30pm followed…

Location: 8.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 08003 134441
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01
JUN
Healing Gong Sound Journey
Beech Hill Memorial Hall

The magnificent breadth depth and diversity of sounds that the gongs create is unlike anything we experience in our normal world. Aside from any healing energies that the gongs bring their sound crowds out the mind space that most of us use…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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05
JUN
The Official Comedy Club
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

3 Stand‐up Comedians as seen on TV at Grosvenor Casino Reading South. The best Live Comedy Shows in the UK.The Official Comedy Club.Tuesday 5th June at 8pm.At Grosvenor Casino Reading South.Come and join us & witness this fantastic venue transform into a…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01184 027800
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06
JUN
Civil War to Commonwealth - talk by John Brearley
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Formerly a teacher John Brearley is a popular and charismatic speaker on Local History topics across Berkshire. Accompanied by slides and music John will talk about the Civil War and the Commonwealth period through to the restoration of the monarchy. During these…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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07
JUN
Speed Dating in Reading
Matchbox

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

Location: 6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 02380 784694
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08
JUN
House of Stand Up Presents Camberley Comedy
The Ely

Camberley Comedy opens its doors on the second Friday of each month. This regular comedy night launches on 8th June and were bringing you a great lineup of top comedians.Our headliner for this first Camberley Comedy Show is Comedian Broadcaster Quizzer aka…

Location: 7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08009 992044
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09
JUN
Basingstoke Thai Festival
Basingstoke Thai Festival

A two day event to experience the taste of Thailand this summer at War Memorial Park Basingstoke is brought to you by Magic of Thailand.Treat yourself to a weekend wonder and bring along your families and friends to feel a touch of…

Location: 9 miles away
Category: Family Events

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15
JUN
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Milestones Museum

Deep in the beautiful Northumbrian countryside a terrifying mystery and a legendary nemesis await the arrival of the worlds greatest detective. When the wife of Doctor Watson suddenly disappears a desperate quest to find her begins. Sherlock Holmes comes face to face…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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16
JUN
Grease vs Dirty Dancing Night @ Grosvenor Casino
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Grease vs Dirty Dancing NightSaturday 16th June at 9.45pmAt Grosvenor Casino Reading SouthJoin us for a spectacular night of music as music from two iconic movies go head to head for our Grease vs Dirty Dancing live nightMark A. Wright and Charrise…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Film / Cinema

TEL: 01184 027800
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21
JUN
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Basing House (In the Walled Garden)

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Shakespeares best‐loved romantic comedy. Let yourself be whisked away on a thrilling journey to the most magical of forests and meet star‐crossed lovers playful fairies and hilarious travelling players. Beautifully designed Elizabethan costumes a wonderful musical score and…

Location: 8.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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22
JUN
Summer Solstice Gong Immersion and Celebration
Beech Hill Memorial Hall

The Summer Solstice heralds the start of our beloved summer season. This is a wonderful time to celebrate the light bond and bring new energy into your life. It is also a time to find new balance and direction...At this event we…

Location: 1.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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23
JUN
Midsummer Music
Leighton Park School

As well as containing major works by Nigel Hess The Lochnagar Suite and Frank Ticheli An American Elegy Trinity Concert Bands summer concert highlights its talented players. The saxophone section captures the Big Band sound in Saxophoning; the famous duet from Bizets…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 08452 263047
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23
JUN
Diana Ross by Tameka Jackson
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

.Diana Ross by Tameka JacksonSaturday 23rd June at 9.45pmAt Grosvenor Casino Reading SouthTameka Jackson Effortlessly reproduces the stunning vocals and classic hits of Diana Ross.Our Show and Luxury Buffet package is available for only £19.95 pp including ticket meal from our set…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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26
JUN
Speed Dating in Basingstoke
Las Iguanas

Basingstoke Speed Dating How speed dating in Basingstoke worksA great event to go to is Speed Dating in Basingstoke. How it works is our friendly professional hosts will greet you and they will settle you in by briefly explaining the format…

Location: 8.9 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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29
JUN
Circus Vegas
Palmer Park

Special offer ‐ 2 for 1 on any seat any day Simply call the box office 07904428555 and quote Juggler to receive the deal. Circus Vegas arrives in the UK for its first full British tour.Housed inside its huge…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 07904 428555
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30
JUN
Workshop - School Records
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Tutor: Joan DilsJoan Dils is currently President of the History of Reading Society a Vice‐President of the Berkshire Local History Association and an Honorary Visiting Fellow in History at the University of Reading. She taught history and local history for the former…

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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30
JUN
Rivermead Primary Summer Fair
Rivermead Primary School

Rivermead Primary School Summer Fair to be held on Saturday 30th June from 12pm to 3pm. Lots of family fun and games to include Millers Ark petting zoo and guess the weight of the live pig bouncy obstacle course food refreshments and…

Location: 6.2 miles away
Category: Family Events

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30
JUN
The Boy George Experience (Keith George)
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

. Saturday 30th June at 9:45pmAt Grosvenor Casino Reading SouthA cultured tribute to one of the 1980s most iconic performersKeith explores Boy Georges best‐loved smash hits of the period.Our Show and Luxury Buffet package is available for only £19.95 pp including ticket…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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05
JUL
Born To Win
The Hexagon Theatre

After the huge success of Dance is Life in 2017 Giovanni is once again set to get your hearts beating a little faster showcasing a story of love and passion with even more heat even more energy and even more drama than…

Location: 1.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01189 606060
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07
JUL
Beginners' Introduction to Tai Chi Chuan (Earley)
St. Nicolas Centre

This 7‐week Introduction to Chen style Tai Chi from Berkshire Tai Chi is designed for those with no previous experience either of Tai Chi in general or Chen style in particular.It will introduce participants to the origins principles and practice of traditional…

Location: 5.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07814 969540
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08
JUL
REBELS RIDE IN - Motorcycle Social
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Were back With over 20 stands in attendance this year an outdoor fun casino a barbarian grill with the dirtiest American burnt ends brisket and burgers flame throwing rat rods and Vin Diesels Dodge Charger from the Fast and Furious movies in…

Location: 5.1 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01184 027800
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14
JUL
Workshop - What do I do with my DNA results?
The Centre for Heritage and Family History

Leader: Debbie Kennett ‐ an internationally recognised expert speaker and writer on genetic genealogy.This workshop is a follow‐up to the April 14th talk by Debbie which provided an introduction to DNA testing and is organised by Berkshire Family History Society. …

Location: 5.8 miles away
Category: Historic/Heritage

TEL: 01189 509553
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21
JUL
Mission Mega Machine
Milestones

Come along and learn about inventions and innovations developed in Hampshire such as the Spitfire and Taskers engines. Fun trail and hands‐on activities for all ages as you explore the world of science from railways to rockets and take on the Mega…

Location: 9.8 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01256 639550
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02
SEP
Breast Walk Ever
Beale Park

With 3 distances to choose from you decide how far you want to walk. All routes follow the beautiful Thames Path the full marathon starts in Abingdon on Thames the half marathon starts in Wallingford and the 10km route starts in Goring.…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01235 534211
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02
SEP
Maidenhead Half Marathon
St Ives Rd

Date: 2nd September 2018Closing date: 29th AugustVenue: Maidenhead BerkshireStart Line: St Ives Rd Maidenhead SL6 1RF no carsStart Time: 09.30amHalf Marathon £28£30 £3 surcharge for late entriesVenue: St Ives Rd St Ives Rd Maidenhead SL6 1RFPriceHalf Marathon Unaffiliated: GBP 30Half Marathon Affiliated:…

Location: 15 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 847185
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09
SEP
The Henley 10K
Mill Meadows

Back for 2018 alongside the Thames Path Challenges main finish venue. Its a 10km loop through Remenham and starts finishes at Mill Meadows right by the River near Henley Bridge. Take it on as a Walk a Jog or as a…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 096695
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09
SEP
Sweeney Entertainments Presents Abba Forever
Princess Hall

SWEENEY ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENTS ABBA FOREVERLive in ConcertABBA ‐ Forever presented by Sweeney Entertainments is one of the UKs leading International tribute shows and theatre audiences from across Great Britain and Sweden have long enjoyed this superb recreation of possibly the worlds greatest…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01366 380333
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29
SEP
Chiltern50
Mill Meadows

Join us for an end of season challenge in the Chilterns. Take on 50km in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty ‐ along sections of the Ridgeway Icknield Way Trail and Chiltern Way. Walk jog or run it ‐ with 1500 others…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 096695
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07
OCT
Reading O2O 10K
Thames Valley Park

Sponsored by Blueiron this flat 10km race route embraces Readings waterways for much of the distance offering a wonderful multi‐surfaced course that takes in rural modern and historical areas of the town and surrounding countryside. Friendly atmosphere for beginners yet a fast…

Location: 6.3 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 02076 847185
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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,…

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. …

Envy

Envy Nightclub in Camberley, Surrey. Contact venue on telephone number 01276 676565 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Zero

Zero Nightclub in Basingstoke, Hampshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01256 330400 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

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