What's on inTheale

Welcome to Theale

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

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Forthcoming events in Theale

04
MAY
Beginners Jive Classes
Frieth Village Hall

FUN FRIENDLY and RELAXED beginners Jive classes every WednesdayMake new friends and get fit whilst learning to danceAbsolutley no experience needed or partner required Drop in classes ‐ start any weekDoors 7.30pm beginners Jive class 8pm with practice session stroll classes and…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07947 106607
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04
MAY
Learn to Jive - Buckinghamshire
Frieth Villlage Hall

FUN FRIENDLY and RELAXED beginners Jive classes every Wednesday Make new friends and get fit whilst learning to dance Absolutley no experience needed or partner required Drop in classes ‐ start any week Doors 7.30pm beginners Jive class 8pm with practice session…

Location: 15.4 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 07947 106607
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05
MAY
Untold Stories - Hymn & Cocktail Sticks
The Watermill Theatre

Warm witty and poignant Untold Stories is a double bill of memoirs from one of the nations most successful yet self‐effacing playwrights whose work for the stage includes The History Boys and The Madness of King George.In Hymn a play set to…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 0163 546044
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07
MAY
Beginners Tai Chi Class Starting 30 April 2016
Pearson Hall

This 5‐week introduction to Chen style Tai Chi is intended for those with no previous experience. Participants will learn about the history and principles of this traditional martial art and make a start on the original first form Laojia Yilu as…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07814 969540
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07
MAY
Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair
Didcot Civic Hall

Launched in 2015 the Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair is the UKs newest regular toy train and collectors fair. Organised by the same people that run the highly successful Cirencester Toy & Train Fair the event is staged four times a year…

Location: 13.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07708 385061
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08
MAY
Against Breast Cancer Classic Bike Ride
Harwell Campus

Now in its 11th year this is a fabulous cycling event and fantastic opportunity to explore Oxfordshires stunning countryside. The route passes through pretty villages & lush spring countryside alongside the River Thames as it winds from South Oxfordshire up to Abingdon…

Location: 13.4 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01235 534211
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13
MAY
DJ Luck and MC Neat live at Après Nightclub
Apres nightclub

Aki Aprs Promotions invites you to FRIDAY MAY‐HEM at the BEECH Throughout May we will be bringing you the best of R&B House and UK Garage artistes and MCs live in Aprs nightclub at the Coppid Beech hotel.Celebrate May‐Hem Friday the 13th…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01344 303333
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14
MAY
Farleigh Wallop Garden Fair
Farleigh House

Farleigh Wallop Garden Fairin aid of Wellbeing of Women Saturday May 14 2016 10‐4pm Come and browse and buy among the large mix of garden and gift stalls explore the 12 acres of gardens and then relax with tea and a cake…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01256 321026
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14
MAY
Monochrome
Thames Valley Park 2 (TVP2)

Open10am 3pm DailyCost Free Public AdmissionThe Monochrome format simplifies and strengthens our photographs. We draw attention to what caught our eye. We highlight patterns of light and shadow or use light falling across a…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 08000 287338
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14
MAY
Talk, Bunny Guinness 'Transforming your Garden'
Farleigh House

Guest Speaker Bunny Guinness Transforming your GardenTalk starts at midday in the dining room of Farleigh House drinks reception from 11:30am. Tickets £25 per person which include Fair entry. Contact Fiona on fwfarleighwallop.com for tickets.With over 40yrs experience in…

Location: 15.1 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01256 321026
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20
MAY
Sarah Millican
Hexagon Reading

Sarah Millican is a successful English stand‐up comedienne from South Shields. Her profile on the comedy scene first increased after winning the if.comedy award in 2008 at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. She is now…

Location: 4.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

21
MAY
Mum2mum Market Nearly New sale - Newbury
St Gabriel's School Newbury

Buy top quality pre‐loved baby childrens and maternity clothes toys books and equipment at a fraction of their high street price ‐ all great brands in top condition. At Mum2mum markets there is huge variety of just about EVERYTHING Come along and…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Car Boot Sales

TEL: 07824 552322
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22
MAY
Foam Fest Reading
Prospect Park

Naomi House & Jacksplace are bringing the Foam Fest to ReadingFoam Fest is a 2.5k fun run through a hilarious foam filled obstacle course. Get ready to dodge dive climb and laugh your way through the course at Prospect Park. Places are…

Location: 3.2 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01962 760060
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27
MAY
Baby D live at Après nightclub
Apres nightclub

The MOBO award winning & dance sensation who brought you the hit Let me be your fantasy which is instantly recognisable as an anthem for many clubbers. Baby D Mobo award winner and dance sensation is one of the UK & Europes…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01344 303333
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29
MAY
Livin Joy live at Après Nightclub
Apres nightclub

Aki Aprs Promotions invites you to Bank Holiday Sunday MAY‐HEM at the BEECH Throughout May we will be bringing you the best of R&B House and UK Garage artistes and MCs live in Aprs nightclub at the Coppid Beech hotel.Celebrate May‐Hem Sunday…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Nightclubs

TEL: 01344 303333
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16
JUN
Watership Down
The Watermill Theatre

It is brought to life in the heart of the countryside that inspired Richard Adams epic book which sold over fifty million copies worldwide.In this gripping adaptation the long and perilous journey of a small band of rabbits in search of a…

Location: 11.7 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 0163 546044
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17
JUN
Basingstoke Festival
Basingstoke

The fun starts with a parade from one park and ends with Basingstoke Live two days of live music in another ‐ showcasing just how green the town is at heart This years much loved carnival parade through the heart of Basingstoke…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

TEL: 01256 844844
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25
JUN
Saturday Night Comedy - Reading
Just the Tonic Reading - The Comedy Loft

Category: Arts Performing Arts Comedy.Artists Speakers: Eddie Brimson Liz Miele Pete Firman Laura Lexx.URLs:Booking: http:atnd.it53810‐1Twitter: http:atnd.it53810‐2…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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09
JUL
Rivermead Primary Summer Fair
Rivermead Primary PTA

Join us for a fun packed afternoon for all the family with lots to entertain the kidsActivities will include Tug‐o‐War Egg and Spoon race bouncy castle hook‐a‐duck face painting barbeque and refreshments nerf gun alley art and craft activities penalty shootout. …

Location: 7.9 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 07788 861992
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10
JUL
Teddy Bears' Picnic & Family Funday
Didcot Railway Centre

In partnership with the Ronald McDonald House Charity.Unlimited train rides on Steam and Diesel TrainsTeddy Bear displaysTeddy Crump will be entertaining in the Picnic AreaChildrens Activities and Crafts in the Picnic AreaStory ReadingRailway themed Teddy TrailCompetitions for Bearsand morePlease note there is…

Location: 14.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 817200
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16
JUL
Saturday Night Comedy
Just the Tonic Reading - The Comedy Loft

Three top class comedians and a brilliant compere to host.Artists Speakers: Paul McCaffrey Addy Borgh Quincy Pete Otway.URLs:Booking: http:atnd.it53792‐1Twitter: http:atnd.it53792‐2…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

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16
JUL
Simply Red
Newbury Racecourse

Simply Red announced their retirement in 2010 after 25 years of musical success. The British soul group fronted by Manchester‐lad Mick Hucknall are thought to have sold over 50 million albums world wide and entertained…

Location: 10.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

24
JUL
Reading Sunday Night Special
Just the Tonic Reading - The Comedy Loft

A SPECIAL NIGHT HEADLINED BY LEE NELSONLEE NELSON ‐ WORK IN PROGRESS FOR 2017 TOURA unique opportunity to come and see me perform some brand new material in an intimate venue for not much money before its any good.There will also be…

Location: 4.8 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL:
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06
AUG
Highclere Castle Battle Proms
Highclere Castle

Pack up the hampers and champers and head to Highclere Castle for the 16th annual Battle Proms Picnic Concert: A summer celebration with sublime classical music carefully choreographed Spitfire and cavalry displays dramatic cannon fire and a stunning firework finale overlooking the…

Location: 14.2 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01432 355416
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24
AUG
Festival 2016 Extras
Richfield Avenue

Festival 2016 Extras at Richfield Avenue in Reading on Wednesday 24 August 2016. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 4.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

26
AUG
Festival 2016 3 Day
Richfield Avenue

Festival 2016 3 Day at Richfield Avenue in Reading on Friday 26 August 2016. 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…

Location: 4.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

03
SEP
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Basing House

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 new musical score and…

Location: 11.2 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01256 463965
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02
OCT
Basingstoke Half Marathon
War Memorial Park

Rated within the Top 10 Half Marathons in the UK known for the friendly welcome traffic free roads and challenging course this is a must do race with Team Naomi in 2016In its 6th year the race has built a reputation that…

Location: 11.9 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 01962 760060
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08
OCT
Professor Brian Cox
Hexagon Reading

Professor Brian Cox at Hexagon Reading in Reading on Saturday 08 October 2016. Whats the best thing about going to watch Professor Brian Cox live Its knowing that youve got the best seats at the cheapest online prices with our ticket…

Location: 4.9 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

09
OCT
Wokingham Wedding Fair
Hilton St. Anne's Manor

St Annes Manor is a stunning wedding venue between Wokingham and Bracknell. This event is full of local wedding businesses offering you a wide range of choice whatever your wedding budget. Here you will find a relaxed and friendly atmosphere to…

Location: 12.3 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01276 451498
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Tourist Attractions


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,…

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. …

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. .…

After Dark

After Dark Nightclub in Reading, Berkshire. Contact venue on telephone number 0118‐957 6847 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

American Pool & Snooker

SnookerPool Hall at American Pool & Snooker in Reading, Berkshire. Contact venue on 0118‐956 8299 for opening times, entrance costs and snooker table informationavailability.…

Arthur Hill Swimming Pool

Swimming pool at Arthur Hill Swimming Pool in Reading, Berkshire. Contact venue on 0118‐901 5056 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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