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

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

24
NOV
Joan Armatrading
Hexagon Theatre

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: 13.3 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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30
NOV
Paul Hollywood
Anvil

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: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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

06
DEC
Smirnoff's Big Night Out
Life, Andover

Think BIG production and BIG entertainmentBig Night Out is all about transforming your local venue to something spectacular whether its the lasers of Ibiza or the gymnasts from the Circus. Big Night Out is famous for bringing you the biggest most spectacular…

Location: 16.2 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

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06
DEC
The Snowman
Central Studio

Big Mouth Piano Tales PresentA real Christmas treat for all the family. This delightful story unfolds afresh in an astonishingly funny lively and often moving performance by the audience themselves with many acting out the story and everyone dancing with the snowmen…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 418318
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13
DEC
Appleshaw Christmas Fayre
Appleshaw St Peter’s C of E Primary School

Fundraiser for School. Childrens Entertainment Craft Activities and Games Circus Skills Face Painting Balloon Modelling Grand Draw Prize Giving Craft & Gift Stalls lots to do Refreshments: Hot Food Mince Pies Mulled Wine Homemade Cakes Hot Drinks. Christmas Music & Christmas Choirs…

Location: 16.7 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01264 773385
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13
DEC
Cinder-ella
Central Studio

Krazy Kat Theatre Company PresentOnce upon a time there was a much put upon Grandfather who was left holding a rather leaky baby and who liked telling a certain fairy story. Whilst tidying toys away he creates a world of story fantasy…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01256 418318
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12
JAN
FREE taster session at the Newbury Rock Choir
Kurnock Atrium - St Bartholomew's School

The local Newbury choir is run by Berkshire based musician Katherine Penn. The Newbury branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Newbury community causes and events the local branches of Rock…

Location: 2.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Reading (Caversham) Roc
Emmer Green Primary School

The Reading Rock Choir is led by singing teacher Lucy Hewes. We support a number of local charities raising money and awareness around Berkshire and as a choir we also sing together with other Rock Choir singers in the nearby choirs to…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Thatcham Rock Choir
Thatcham Baptist Church

The Thatcham Rock Choir is led by local musician Katherine Penn. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Thatcham Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining our community…

Location: 1.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Newbury/Thatcham Rock C
Majendie Hall

Your local Newbury choir is run by Berkshire based musician Katherine Penn. Rock Choir is unequalled in the opportunities we can offer our members ‐ from performing at top music and arts venues like Wembley Stadium for Saracens v Harlequins in 2012…

Location: 3.5 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Reading (Tilehurst) Roc
Tilehurst Methodist Church

The Reading Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Lucy Hewes. The choir will be performing locally again soon so its a chance for you to join in sing and perform without pressure and under the supportive guidance of Lucy. Rock Choir…

Location: 10.7 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
Drowning Pool
Sub89

Drowning Pool at Sub89 in Reading on Wednesday 14 January 2015. 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 prices all…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

14
JAN
Drowning pool Wayne Static
Sub89

Drowning pool Wayne Static at Sub89 in Reading on Wednesday 14 January 2015. 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…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
JAN
FREE taster session at the Basingstoke Rock Choir
Cranbourne Business and Enterprise College

The Basingstoke Rock Choir is led by vocal teacher Glen Harvey. A local community choir first and foremost we are also part of the national Rock Choir network which provides some unequalled performances for choir members. Members of Rock Choir have had…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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15
JAN
FREE taster session at the Didcot Rock Choir
Ladygrove Community Centre

The Didcot Rock Choir is led by local musician Katherine Penn. Over the past few years Rock Choir has entered British peoples hearts with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and emphasis on supporting local communities. With performances at…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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17
JAN
Johann Strauss Gala
Anvil

Johann Strauss Gala at Anvil in Basingstoke on Saturday 17 January 2015. 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: 12 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

17
JAN
Omid Djalili
Hexagon Reading

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: 13.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

17
JAN
Omid Djalili Iranalamadingdong
Hexagon Theatre

Omid Djalili Iranalamadingdong at Hexagon Theatre live Comedy on Saturday 17 January 2015 in Reading Berkshire. To compare ticket prices for the Omid Djalili Iranalamadingdong event at Hexagon Theatre see the list of ticket companies.…

Location: 13.3 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

25
JAN
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: 12.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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05
FEB
King Charles
Sub89

When you are a classically trained musician who has mastered the guitar piano and cello in addition to singing I guess we can forgive you for taking the stage name King Charles. Real name Charles…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

05
FEB
Ross Noble
Anvil

Northumbrian lad Ross Noble is a familiar face to most of us who watch celebrity quizzes like Have I Got News for You etc. His stand‐up routines are exceptional with most of his material being…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

05
FEB
Ross Noble Tangentleman
Anvil

Geordie Stand‐Up Ross has been performing since he was smuggled in to his local comedy club at the age of 15. Licensing laws meant that immediately after his slot he had to leave through the…

Location: 12 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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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