What's on inThatcham


Welcome to Thatcham

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

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Forthcoming events in Thatcham

25
NOV
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: 14.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 07708 385061
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25
NOV
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 Rob Rouse Barry Castagnola Adam Bloom and Caimh McDonnellWe bring you four different acts at every show including some of the best up & coming comperes and headliners…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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25
NOV
Mod Revue @ Grosvenor Casino Reading South
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Mod RevueSaturday 25tth November at 9.45pmAn all live tribute band Mod Revue play Mod hits from the 1960s and from the Ska revival of the late 70s and early 80s.Our Christmas and Show package only for £50.50 pp including a Four‐Course meal…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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28
NOV
Speed Dating in Newbury
Slug and Lettuce

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

Location: 2.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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30
NOV
Speed Dating in Reading
Matchbox

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

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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01
DEC
Wreath Making
Earth Trust Centre

Make a beautiful festive wreath for your home or to give as a gift. All materials are provided but feel free to bring along any additional foliage or decorations you would like include. Two sessions: 1pm and 2pm. Price includes a hot…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01865 407792
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01
DEC
Wreath Making for Families
Earth Trust Centre

Make a beautiful festive wreath for your home or to give as a gift. All materials are provided but feel free to bring along any additional foliage or decorations you would like include. Price includes a hot drink and a mince pie…

Location: 16.3 miles away
Category: Visual Arts

TEL: 01865 407792
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02
DEC
Day Out With Thomas and 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: 14.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 817200
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02
DEC
The Soultones @ Grosvenor Casino Reading South
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

The SoultonesSaturday 2nd December at 9.45pmThe Soultones are a Berkshire based modern soul band born out of the love of playing music and boasting some of the most talented and entertaining musicians on the current music scene.A 7 piece band with many…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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08
DEC
The Voice of Sinatra @ Grosvenor Casino Reading So
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

The Voice of Sinatra Friday 8th December at 9.45pmThe Voice Of Sinatra is recognised as one of the UKs leading Frank Sinatra tribute acts and quite rightly so.Jay Oxenham researched many books and hundreds of hours of Frank Sinatras live performances…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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09
DEC
Magic Queen @ Grosvenor Casino Reading South
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Magic Queen Saturday 9th December at 9.45pmThe only UK tribute performing all the songs in the original key Magic Queen re‐enacts the glorious rock band Queen. Combining flair and energy the act covers hits including We Are The Champions We Will…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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15
DEC
The Jets @ Grosvenor Casino Reading South
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

The JetsFriday 15th December at 9.45pmThe Jets are a professional chart group with a number of fantastic hit singles and albums and have performed alongside Sir Cliff Richard Shakin Stevens Meatloaf The Police Madness and even Led ZeppelinOur Christmas and Show package…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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16
DEC
Elvis (Mark Wright) @ Grosvenor Casino Reading Sou
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Elvis Mark WrightMark Wright is well known for performing the ultimate Elvis Presley tribute in a style which is guaranteed to have the audience dancing to the classics all night long.With his incredible vocal talent and passion creating a show that the…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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22
DEC
Badness @ Grosvenor Casino Reading South
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

BadnessThe nuttiest sound around and among the most charismatic and faithful tributes to the legendary ska band Madness.Our Christmas and Show package only for £50.50 pp including a Four‐Course meal ticket for the Show a Learn How to Play session and a…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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23
DEC
Forever Jackson & Dancers @ Grosvenor Casino Readi
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

Forever Jackson & DancersSaturday 23rd September at 9.45pmRobin Parsons vocals are spot on and his dancing matches Jacko step by step. Forever Jackson is backed by an amazing all girl dance team known as Hip Hop Pop.Our Christmas and Show package only…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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31
DEC
Just The Tonic's New Year's Eve Special
Just the Tonic at The Comedy Loft Reading

EARLY BIRD TICKETS ONLY £15 ‐ HURRY UPWe offer you the finest in New Years Eve fun. 3 of the finest comedians in the land with an outstanding compere to hold the night together ft Quincy Robert White Julian Deane and James…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02037 403700
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31
DEC
NYE Party with the Four Jerseys @ Grosvenor Casino
Grosvenor Casino Reading South

NYE Party with the Four Jerseys Making plans for New Years Eve Party and celebrate New Years Eve in our CasinoWelcome 2018 in style at Grosvenor Casino Reading South.With a fabulous Four Jerseys in our Show Bar its set to be…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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08
JAN
Beginners Tai Chi (Theale, Berkshire)
Theale Village Hall

This 8‐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: 8.5 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07814 969540
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10
JAN
Beginners Tai Chi (Purley-on-Thames)
Purley Memorial Hall

This 8‐week Introduction to Yang style Tai Chi from Berkshire Tai Chi is designed for those with no previous experience either of Tai Chi in general or Yang style in particular.It will introduce participants to the origins principles and practice of traditional…

Location: 10.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07814 969540
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11
FEB
An Ellen Kent Production: La Traviata
The Anvil, Basingstoke

A tragic tale of searing passion and memorable music that tells of the passionate loves and life of the consumptive courtesan Violetta.Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent Production with international soloists highly‐praised chorus and full orchestra.VerdiLA TRAVIATA.Starring the international…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 844244
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20
FEB
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: 12.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 02380 784694
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01
APR
Berkshire Brewery Tours
Berkshire Brewery Tours

Visit a brewery on our Berkshire Brewery tours.Gift vouchers available:http:tidd.ly782106eeEnjoy an afternoon of beer tasting on our brewery tours. Visit multiple breweries or selected locations on our private and corporate tours.Learn about what goes into making great beer tour the equipment and…

Location: 13.5 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: Seew ebsite
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10
MAY
An Ellen Kent Production: Madama Butterfly
The Hexagon

Introducing the celebrated soprano Maria HeeJung Kim from the Korean National Opera Seoul and the international soprano Alyona Kistenyova.Winner of The Best Opera Award Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards.Back by overwhelming public demand this award winning Opera returns with exquisite sets including…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01189 606060
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Tourist Attractions


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. .…

Basildon Park

18th‐century country house set in extensive parklandThis beautiful Palladian mansion was built in 177683 by John Carr for Francis Sykes, who had made his fortune in India. The interior is notable for its original delicate plasterwork and elegant staircase, as well as for the unusual Octagon Room.…

Beale Park

No simulated high‐tech adventures...No gravity‐defying rides, just genuine natural attractions in the glorious setting of the Thames Valley, where people love to visit again and again.That's the successful formula of Beale ParkBeale park is conveniently located at Lower Basildon, 6 miles from Reading on the A329 between Pangbourne…

Bishopswood Golf Course

Bishopswood Golf Course ‐ golf course in Tadley, Hampshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 0118‐981 2200 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Bishopswood Golf Course golf courseclub.…

Calleva Roman Museum

Calleva Roman Museum provides background information for the site visit to the Roman town walls and amphitheatre. In the centre lay the Forum and Basilica. The Forum court was surrounded on the north, east and south sides by a continuous row of shops and offices, flanked…

Deanwood Park Golf Club

Deanwood Park Golf Club ‐ golf course in Newbury, Berkshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01635 48772 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Deanwood Park Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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