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
JUL
Dawn French
Hexagon Reading

Lets face it we dont really need to introduce Dawn French to you. If we do then you dont own a TV do you Star of hit TV sitcom The Vicar of Dibley…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
JUL
Dawn French 30 Million Minutes
Hexagon Theatre

Dawn French 30 Million Minutes will be performing live Comedy at Hexagon Theatre on the Friday 25 July 2014 in Reading Berkshire. Buy tickets for Dawn French 30 Million Minutes online.…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
JUL
Billy Ocean at Grosvenor G Casino, Reading
Grosvenor G Casino Reading

Up Close and Personal: Billy Ocean Audley AndersonBilly Ocean performing all the hits at this exclusive gig G Casino Reading.Artists : Audley Anderson…

Location: 12.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01184 027800
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26
JUL
Nightowl SS:002 - Amine Edge & DANCE
Zeus

The Nightowl Summer Series ‐ 5 showcase events each in a different UK location with an incredible selection of the hottest House & Techno acts of 2014.The Reading leg of the series sees a Nightowl takeover of Zeus ‐ the intimate venue…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07919 016770
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28
JUL
Public Enemy
Sub89

American hip hop band Public Enemy is based in New York and first saw success in the early 1980s. They are known for their politically charged lyrics often reflecting an intolerance of the American media…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

02
AUG
Highclere Castle Battle Proms Open Air Concert
Highclere Castle

The 14th annual Highclere Castle Battle Proms Open Air ConcertThe perfect summer celebration returns to Highclere Castle on Saturday 2 August 2014. In addition to a full orchestral programme of sublime classical music this unique open‐air picnic concert features a carefully choreographed…

Location: 6.5 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01432 355416
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02
AUG
Five
Sub89

Five at Sub89 in Reading on Saturday 02 August 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 Five live in the knowledge that youve got…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
AUG
Soldiers' Journey from home to war
Milestones Museum

Soldiers Journey from home to war. WW1 Event.A family experience in the streets of Milestones Hampshire's Living History Museum.Join Tom and Emily's journey through the war year's as they investigate a suspected German spy make friends with cavalry officer and his horse…

Location: 11.4 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01256 477766
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08
AUG
De La Soul
Sub89

Perhaps best known for their hit single Me Myself and I part of their debut album 3 Feet High And Rising in 1989 De La Soul take their unique mixture of rap electronica and jazz…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
AUG
Arctic Monkeys
Richfield Avenue

Arctic Monkeys are a punk‐inspired band that have been influenced by the likes of The Smiths The Jam and The Clash. Theyre at the peak of a very successful career both here in Britain…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
AUG
Festival
Richfield Avenue

Festival at Richfield Avenue in Reading on Wednesday 20 August 2014. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do the legwork…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
AUG
Festival 2014 Extras
Richfield Avenue

Festival 2014 Extras at Richfield Avenue in Reading on Wednesday 20 August 2014. Whats the best thing about going to watch Festival 2014 Extras live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
AUG
Leeds Festival
Richfield Avenue

Leeds Festival takes place in Leeds in England from Friday to Sunday on the weekend of the August bank holiday.The festival consists of the following stages. There is the main stage which hosts music genres…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
AUG
Reading Festival
Richfield Avenue

Astonishingly Reading Festival has been rocking the UK since 1961. Its a three day festival held simultaneously with the Leeds festival during the August bank holiday weekend. Both festivals share a bill on a rotating…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
AUG
Reading Festival 2014 Extras
Richfield Avenue

Reading Festival 2014 Extras at Richfield Avenue live on Wednesday 20 August 2014 in Reading Berkshire. For tickets to see Reading Festival 2014 Extras at Richfield Avenue see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

20
AUG
Reading Leeds Festival
Richfield Avenue

Reading Leeds Festival performs live at Richfield Avenue in Reading Berkshire on Wednesday 20 August 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Reading Leeds Festival at Richfield Avenue now.…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

22
AUG
Metronomy
Richfield Avenue

Metronomy at Richfield Avenue in Reading on Friday 22 August 2014. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets for Metronomy…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

22
AUG
Paramore
Richfield Avenue

US rock band Paramore hit the big time in 2004 and continued to carve out a strong and successful career and following. Their debut album was All We know is Falling in 2005 their second…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

22
AUG
Queens of the Stone Age
Richfield Avenue

Queens of the Stone Age are an American hard rock band from California. On the scene since 1997 they are famed for their collaborations with blues and grunge stars and their riff‐orientated heavy sound. They…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

22
AUG
The Courteeners
Richfield Avenue

What is it about Manchester anyway Take the Courteeners for example. No one's writing better indie guitar driven songs today and singer Liam Fray isn't scared to own that fact. Or to shy away from…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

23
AUG
Bombay Bicycle Club
Richfield Avenue

Unlike so many alternative British bands who have just their brief time in the sun and one acclaimed debut album Bombay Bicycle Club have evolved from awkward indie freshmen into one of the most highly…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

23
AUG
Imagine Dragons
Richfield Avenue

Imagine Dragons appears live in Reading Berkshire at Richfield Avenue on Saturday 23 August 2014. For ticket prices to watch Imagine Dragons at Richfield Avenue see the list of tickets available for Imagine Dragons.…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
AUG
Blink 182
Richfield Avenue

After being in indefinite hiatus for quite some time this American rock band is so back Yes Blink 182s Tom DeLonge Travis Barker and Mark Hoppus have decided to play music again together.…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
AUG
Macklemore Ryan Lewis
Richfield Avenue

Macklemore Ryan Lewis at Richfield Avenue in Reading on Sunday 24 August 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

24
AUG
You Me At Six
Richfield Avenue

Together since 2004 English rock band 'You Me at Six' released their debut album 'Take Off Your Colours' in 2008. They claim inspiration from American bands such as 'Blink 182' and 'Thrice' and have received…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

25
AUG
Tilehurst Festival Car Boot
Prospect Park

We are holding 3 bootsales this year to help raise funds for the Tilehurst Festival. There are toilets on site and of course refreshments. Sellers have access from 7.00 and are charged at £7 for cars and £10 for vanstrailers. Public entry…

Location: 11.6 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07851 490403
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05
SEP
The Queen Extravaganza
Hexagon Reading

The Queen Extravaganza at Hexagon Reading in Reading on Friday 05 September 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 The Queen Extravaganza live in…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
SEP
FREE taster session at the Newbury Rock Choir
Kurnock Atrium - St Bartholomew's School

The Newbury Rock Choir is led by singerpianist Katherine Penn. People who have already joined the choir who hail from Newbury and further afield in Berkshire come from all walks of life and most had no singing experience or ever thought their…

Location: 2.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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15
SEP
Lisa Stansfield
Hexagon Reading

Known internationally for her first UK number one hit single All Around The World released in 1989 Lisa Stansfield is one of Britain's most treasured singers. A BRIT Award winning artist in 1991 and…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
SEP
Lisa Stansfield VIP
Hexagon Theatre

Lisa Stansfield VIP appears live in Reading Berkshire at Hexagon Theatre on Monday 15 September 2014. For ticket prices to watch Lisa Stansfield VIP at Hexagon Theatre see the list of tickets available for Lisa Stansfield VIP.…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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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