What's on around Basingstoke

Today to Sat 8 May, closest first.
Coronavirus: Do check with venue for Cancellations

Brick Kiln Cottage - Open Garden for NGS

Bluebell woodland garden in 2 acres with a perimeter woodland path incl treehouse, pebble garden, billabong, stumpery, ferny hollow, bug palace, waterpool, shepherd’s hut and a traditional
Brick Kiln Cottage, nr Alton RG25 2PR
Sun 2 May, Sun 6 Jun

Bluebell Wood - Open Garden for NGS

Unique 100 acre ancient bluebell woodland. If you are a keen walker you will have much to explore on the long meandering paths and rides dotted with secluded seats.
Bluebell Wood, Alton GU34 5SX
Fri 23 Apr and Sat 24 Apr

Beechenwood Farm - Open Garden for NGS

2 acre garden in many parts. Lawn meandering through woodland with drifts of spring bulbs. Rose pergola with steps, pots with spring bulbs and later aeoniums. Fritillary and cowslip meadow.
Beechenwood Farm, Hook RG29 1JA
Mon 3 May

Old Thatch & The Millennium Barn - Open Garden for NGS

Who could resist visiting Old Thatch, a chocolate box thatched cottage (not open), featured on film and TV, a smallholding with a 5 acre garden and woodland alongside the Basingstoke Canal
Old Thatch & The Millennium Barn, Hook RG27 8DD
Sun 11 Apr

Bere Mill - Open Garden for NGS

On the Upper Test with water meadows and wooded valleys, this garden offers herbaceous borders, bog and Mediterranean plants, as well as a replanted orchard and two small arboretums.
Bere Mill, Whitchurch RG28 7NH
Sun 2 May

Tulips: A Radio Drama

Imagine you can hear a couple fighting - but you can’t see who’s raising their fists. How do you decide who’s in danger - is it the woman…or is it the man? RG1
Today to Mon 31 May

Adoption Information Event

During the current Government advice regarding social distancing we are currently unable to offer face-to-face adoption information events.
Virtual Event
Mon 19 Apr, Thu 29 Apr, Tue 4 May

Prospect Park Mansion House, Reading Talk

Prospect Park Mansion House, Reading Talk With speaker Katie Amos. This talk will explore the history of one of Tilehurst’s most iconic landmarks and the families associated with it.
Virtual Event
Thu 22 Apr

Jane Austen’s School Days in Reading Talk

Jane Austen’s School Days in Reading Talk With speaker Joy Pibworth. This quarter, in celebration of the 900th anniversary of the founding of Reading Abbey by Henry I, Berkshire Family History Society has two talks focusing on aspects of the...
Virtual Event
Sat 8 May

Talk: Excavating the Public Baths of the Roman City at Silchester, Ham

The Roman baths at Silchester were first discovered in 1903-4 during the Society of Antiquaries’ of London campaign to explore the Roman city in its entirety within the town walls.
Virtual Event
Wed 21 Apr

Bramdean House - Open Garden for NGS

Beautiful 5 acre garden best known for its mirror image herbaceous borders. Also carpets of spring bulbs, especially snowdrops and a large and unusual collection of plants and shrubs giving yr-round...
Bramdean House, Alresford SO24 0JU
Sun 11 Apr, Sun 6 Jun

Malverleys - Open Garden for NGS

10 acres of dynamic gardens which have been developed over the last 9 yrs to incl magnificent mixed borders and a series of contrasting yew hedged rooms, hosting flame borders, a cool garden, a pond
Malverleys, Newbury RG20 0AA
Wed 28 Apr

Crosswater Farm - Open Garden for NGS

Idyllic 5 acre woodland garden. Plantsmans collection of rhododendrons and azaleas, including rare species collected in the Himalayas, and hybrids raised by the family.
Crosswater Farm, Farnham GU10 2JN
Sun 2 May and Mon 3 May

Rookwood Farm House - Open Garden for NGS

This exciting valley garden, a work in progress, has elements all visitors can enjoy. A rose covered pergola, fabulous tulips, giant alliums, and a recently developed jungle garden with cannas,...
Rookwood Farm House, Newbury RG20 8JX
Sun 25 Apr

Online Music Club presents Antoine

Antoine is the guitarist and bouzouki player and one-half songwriter in the award winning folk duo Antoine & Owena.
Virtual Event
Sun 11 Apr

GSMC Online Music Club presents Mike Rawlins

Surrey based singer song writer Mike Rawlins returns to our Online Music Club on Monday 12th April at 8.00pm To watch go to
Virtual Event
Mon 12 Apr

Online Live Performance - Mark T

The excellent Mark T performs a short online concert on Youtube on Wednesday 14th April. Mark T. has his own unique way of presenting original music that spans English Folk, American Blues and Greek...
Virtual Event
Wed 14 Apr

Online Music Club presents John Jenkins

John Jenkins is a Liverpool Singer Songwriter who performs either solo or with his bands John Jenkins and The James Street Band or a smaller acoustic outfit .
Virtual Event
Thu 15 Apr

Open day

Looking for a new school? New to the area? Unsure of your next move? Come and meet our inspirational teachers and have a full tour of our impressive school and stunning grounds in the company of our...
Highfield and Brookham Schools Highfield Lane Liphook GU30 7LQ
Sat 24 Apr

Lower House - Open Garden for NGS

The original Gertrude Jekyll plans dated 1916 still give rhythm to the way you travel around the garden although the planting is now constantly changing as so many plants are finishing their
Lower House, Godalming GU8 6NW
Thu 22 Apr, Thu 13 May, Thu 17 Jun

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