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

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: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

04
NOV
10cc
Hexagon Reading

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: 13.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 13.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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: 13.3 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: 13.3 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: 12.1 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: 13.3 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: 13.3 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: 13.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

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: 13.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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: 12.6 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: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
NOV
The Daniel Smith Blues Band
Central Studio

Downhome blues stomping boogie woogie hard bop jazz and New Orleans piano from Daniel Smith and band creating the goodtime vibe of the juke joint and speakeasy in an evening of top class musicianship complemented by Daniels easy on‐stage asides and humour.Booking:…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01256 417500
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15
NOV
Paul Carrack
Hexagon Theatre

English singersongwriter and multi‐instrumentalist Paul Carrack has seen major music success as a band member and solo performer since the 1970s. Playing with Ace Roxy Music Squeeze Mike and the Mechanics he has also released…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

16
NOV
Crazy for Gershwin
Anvil

Tickets for Crazy for Gershwin at Anvil on the Sunday 16 November 2014 are bound to sell out fast ‐ to watch Crazy for Gershwin live at Anvil see our list of ticket comparison costs from box offices primary and secondary fan…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

16
NOV
Imelda May
Hexagon Theatre

Irish female Vocalist Imelda May hails from Dublin and is best known for her singing and Bodhran playing. Her debut album was No Turning Back in 2005 and her latest release is Mayhem 2010 Four…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

19
NOV
Bellowhead
Hexagon Reading

From the wild rousing dance tunes to the theatricality of their ballads & sea songs this is a band that are also funny subtle and always engaging. Admire the sophisticated strings and elegant whirlwind of…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
NOV
Rapunzel
Central Studio Theatre

Proteus are back again to present their adaptation of the famous story Rapunzel. Suitable for all the familyEver had problem hair Cant do a thing with it Feel like it has a life of its own Thats nothing compared to the problem…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01256 418318
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20
NOV
Brit Floyd
Anvil

The World Tour 2012 celebrates the music from Dark Side of the Moon Wish You Were Here Animals The Wall and much much more. The biggest Pink Floyd tribute yet…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
NOV
Dave Gorman
Hexagon Reading

English author presenter and stand‐up comedian Dave Gorman takes his stories of extreme adventures and experiences to theatres across the length of the country. Born in Staffordshire Dave first performed live at the 1998 Edinburgh…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

21
NOV
From the Jam
Sub89

From the Jam at Sub89 in Reading on Friday 21 November 2014. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

22
NOV
Arthurs Dreamboat
Central Studio

One night Arthur has an amazing dream about a beautiful pink and green boat with a stripy mast. He cant wait to tell everyone about it but no one not even his dog. is interested.Will anyone listen to him Will anyone notice…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01256 418318
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23
NOV
Readings MEGA Baby & Childrens Market
Meadway Sports Centre

Join us for a great afternoon of bargains galore at the Reading Mega Baby & Childrens Market. More than 30 stalls selling lots of toys books clothes walkers high chairs buggies push chairs car seats bumbos stair gates nursery furniture maternity wear…

Location: 11.1 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07809 628701
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23
NOV
Last Night of the Autumn Proms
Anvil

Last Night of the Autumn Proms appears live in Basingstoke Hampshire at Anvil on Sunday 23 November 2014. For ticket prices to watch Last Night of the Autumn Proms at Anvil see the list of tickets available for Last Night of…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

26
NOV
An Evening with Noel Fielding
Hexagon Reading

An Evening with Noel Fielding at Hexagon Reading live on Wednesday 26 November 2014 in Reading Berkshire. For tickets to see An Evening with Noel Fielding at Hexagon Reading see the list of ticket prices.…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

26
NOV
Noel Fielding
Hexagon Theatre

Noel Fielding will be performing live Comedy at Hexagon Theatre on the Wednesday 26 November 2014 in Reading Berkshire. Buy tickets for Noel Fielding online.…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

29
NOV
Day Out With Thomas & 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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29
NOV
The Book Of Genesis
Central Studio

The Book of Genesis faithfully recreate the musical brilliance of England sfinest prog rock band covering the Gabriel years and some of the bestsongs from the Collins period too.The band cover a wide repertoire from the first album onwards but focused on…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01256 417500
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02
DEC
Sabaton
Sub89

Sabaton at Sub89 in Reading on Tuesday 02 December 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 Sabaton live in the knowledge that youve got…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
DEC
Classics By Candlelight
Anvil

Classics By Candlelight performs live at Anvil in Basingstoke Hampshire on Wednesday 03 December 2014. Buy and compare your tickets for Classics By Candlelight at Anvil now.…

Location: 12 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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