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More details - New Music Tuesday
The line up for New Music Tuesdays on 20th August at the Acoustic Couch, Bracknell will feature an extended set by Chris Ricketts folk singer and guitarist 21st Century shanty singer breathing new life into classic sea songs.
Acoustic Couch
Tue 20 Aug 19

More details - The Waffle Machine Orchestra
The Waffle Machine Orchestra is the freshest sound of Swing! An international band hailing from England, Germany and Switzerland. The grooving rhythm section of double bass, drums and guitar is accompanied by red-hot brass of trumpet and trombone.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Tue 20 Aug 19

More details - A Strange New Space
Amira is completely obsessed with space and dreams of becoming an Astronaut. But one night, the bangs, whooshes and fizzes of her imagination explode right out of her dreams, becoming a deafening reality. In the darkness, Amira must leave her hometown to go on an adventure, to find a safe space.
The Curve, William Street, Slough
Tue 20 Aug 19

More details - Acoustic Cafe
The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at South Hill Park Arts Centre on Monday 19th August will include Reading based duo Tomorrow Bird who are currently promoting their debut album, singer songwriter Hannah Turner, Newbury based duo Strings Attached, Neil Wells who is currently recording a new album & country/ americana
South Hill Park Arts Centre, Ringmead, Bracknell
Mon 19 Aug 19

More details - Wild Blue Angels
A blend of US and UK players combine their collective experience to produce their own particular brand of country-rock music. Recently back from recording in Nashville, this six-piece band bring their unplugged acoustic set to the Studio.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sun 18 Aug 19

More details - Wilde Sundays
Ajay Srivastav will be performing at our Wilde Sundays session on 18th August at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell starting at 2.30pm. Ajay is a singer/songwriter whose sound flows from the banks of Delta Blues and Americana to the sacred rivers of Indian folk.
South Hill Park Arts Centre, Ringmead, Bracknell
Sun 18 Aug 19

More details - Pete Allen’s Dukes Of Wellington Jazz Band with Hilda Clemas
Pete Allen, described as Britain’s most exciting clarinet player and awarded with an Honorary Citizen of New Orleans for his services to music, presents his Dukes of Wellington Jazz Band for a great afternoon of traditional happy style jazz. On this occasion they will be joined by vocalist Hilda Clemas.
The Chequers Hotel, Oxford Street, Newbury
Sun 18 Aug 19

More details - Maidenhead Archers Have-A-Go Open Day
Come and try archery at Maidenhead Archers open session. Open to everyone and all equipment is provided. For further information please visit www.maidenheadarchers.com
Braywick Sports Ground, Maidenhead.
Sun 18 Aug 19

More details - The Maidenhead Beach at Norden Farm
Our ever popular Beach is back - inspired by the laid back tropical paradise that is Goa. It’s free to play on every day with beachside tables available for snacks and lunch. Peel yourself off the beach and get creative with your little ones in our daily Beach Craft sessions.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts Altwood Road Maidenhead
Sun 18 Aug 19

More details - Bohemian Rhapsody Sing Along (Screening)
Drama tracing the meteoric rise of Queen. Reaching unparalleled success, Freddie shuns the band in pursuit of his solo career. Having suffered without the collaboration of Queen, he manages to reunite with his bandmates just in time for Live Aid - one of the greatest performances in the history of rock music.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead
Sun 18 Aug 19

More details - The Marley Experience
The Marley Experience are an eight piece Bob Marley Tribute band. Lead vocalist Lionart has an undeniable vocal resemblance to the late great King of Reggae. The band, named The Hailers, consist of drum and bass, guitars keyboards and female backing singers to complete the line up. WHY?
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sat 17 Aug 19

More details - Allotment Open  Morning
During National Allotments Week 2019, Pangbourne Allotments are holding an Open Morning to show the advantages and benefits of having an allotment.
Pangbourne Allotments, Grahame Avenue
Sat 17 Aug 19

More details - Mark A Wright as Elvis
Showcasing his incredible talent and knack for performance, Mark Wright’s performances as an Elvis tribute act are second to none. With vast performance experience behind him, Mark has carved out a successful career as an Elvis impersonator, transporting his audiences back to the glory days of rock and roll music.
Grosvenor Casino Reading South, Rose Kiln Lane, Reading
Sat 17 Aug 19

More details - Gimme ABBA - 20th Anniversary Tour
Recreating the charismatic stage presence of the flamboyant and glam front four. Join Gimme ABBA for a unique stage show packed with hits, theatrical elements, costume changes and choreographed dance routines – all coming together to recreate that original ABBA party feel. WHY?
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fri 16 Aug 19

More details - The Black Feathers
The Black Feathers, made up of Ray Hughes and Sian Chandler, are two such talents. They first became aware of the magic between them while collaborating on several musical projects, becoming The Black Feathers and life partners in 2012.
The Old Court, St Leonards Road, Windsor
Fri 16 Aug 19

More details - Mrs. Farquhar’s Afternoon tea at Shaw House
Treat yourself to afternoon tea in the Elizabethan splendour of Shaw House. Afternoon tea includes a selection of Fair Trade tea, finger sandwiches with fillings of smoked salmon, grated cheese, Wiltshire gammon, egg mayonnaise and cress, a scone with clotted cream and locally produced jam and a generous slice of...
Shaw House, Church Road, Newbury
Fri 16 Aug 19

More details - Crabby - Family theatre
When Crabby the hermit crab loses his shell after being cursed by a Mermaid, he’s up against the turning tides and must find a new one as soon as possible. He soon discovers it’s not easy getting what you want if you’re, well, a bit crabby.
The Curve, William Street, Slough
Fri 16 Aug 19

More details - Messy Museum Days
Wonderful walls – make a Roman wall painting by creating a wall (tile) from air-drying clay and then applying the acrylic paints to the damp clay. For 4-11 year olds but younger and older children are welcome. No need to book, drop in. Dress for mess! Disposable aprons will be provided for the messier activities
West Berkshire Museum, The Wharf, Newbury, Berkshire
Fri 16 Aug 19

More details - Clare Hollingworth & the Scoop of the Century
Presented by PaddleBoat Theatre Company. 29 August, 1939. Today it is reported that a young, intrepid journalist crossed over the border from Poland to Germany. There, she saw something that would change her life and history forever… The tale of fearless journalist Clare Hollingworth.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Thu 15 Aug 19

More details - Clare Hollingworth and the Scoop of the Century
Presented by PaddleBoat Theatre Company.   29 August, 1939. Today it is reported that a young, intrepid journalist crossed over the border from Poland to Germany. There, she saw something that would change her life and history forever… The tale of fearless journalist Clare Hollingworth.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts Altwood Road Maidenhead
Thu 15 Aug 19

More details - Family Activity Day at Shaw House during the Summer Holidays
Spinning snakes – make a spinning snake hanging decoration and decorate with acrylic gems, sequins and other craft materials.
Shaw House, Church Road, Newbury
Wed 14 Aug 19

More details - New Music Tuesday
The line up for New Music Tuesdays on 13th August at the Acoustic Couch, Bracknell will feature live music from the excellent Sandy McLelland whose album ‘Cross the Line comes out in September, folk and roots band Dreamsellers, Bracknell based duo Toxic Sofa and singer songwriter Kristin King
Acoustic Couch
Tue 13 Aug 19

More details - Acoustic Cafe
The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at South Hill Park Arts Centre on Monday 12th August will feature live music from special guest Chris Rickets Sea Shanties and folk songs, the excellent Jim Cozens performing original songs from his previous albums, the welcome return of Mike Rawlins, vintage acoustic music from
South Hill Park Arts Centre, Ringmead, Bracknell
Mon 12 Aug 19

More details - Neighbourhood Watch Meeting
A Neighbourhood Watch Meeting is being held on Monday 12 August 2019 at 7.30 pm in West Berkshire Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury. We shall be having a talk by Dr Nick Young on A tour around Newbury through the camera using old photographs. Crime updates from the Police and Fire Service.
West Berkshire Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury
Mon 12 Aug 19

More details - Sam and Mark's On the Road Show
Children’s TV royalty Sam and Mark, as seen on CBBC’s Big Friday Wind-Up and Copycats, are taking to the road with a brand new live show this summer. WHY?
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead
Mon 12 Aug 19

More details - Prosecco Party
Prosecco o’clock! Save a total of £5 when booking in advance. Children under 18 years old race free when accompanied by an adult! Sip Sip Hooray! We’re feeling extremely bubbly about an evening of competitive racing and Prosecco by the banks of the River Thames.
Royal Windsor Racecourse
Mon 12 Aug 19

More details - SOLD OUT - Alice in Wonderland - Outdoor Theatre
SOLD OUT - Follow Alice and the White Rabbit as they set off on a colourful, topsy-turvy adventure like no other and meet a host of outlandish characters including the troublesome twins, Tweedle Dum and Tweedle Dee, the notorious Queen of Hearts, the Cheshire cat and of course, the Mad-as a bat-Hatter!
Shaw House, Church Road, Newbury
Mon 12 Aug 19

More details - West Silchester Hall - Open Garden for NGS
This much loved 2 acre garden is full of fascinating colour combinations inspired by the artist owner, with many spectacular herbaceous borders filled with rare and unusual plants. Pots with half hardies, a wild garden with orchids surrounding a pond, banks of rhododendrons and a kitchen garden.
West Silchester Hall, Silchester
Sun 11 Aug 19

More details - 27th Annual Classic Vehicle Show
Now an established event considered by many to be the best and friendliest classic car show in the south of England. Last year the event welcomed over 1000 exhibitors and some 4000 visitors. Great day out for all the family and for enthusiasts. Hundreds of vehicles on display. Auto-jumble. Side Stalls. Refreshments.
Newbury Racecourse
Sun 11 Aug 19

More details - Maidenhead Farmers' Market
Plenty on offer as usual so be sure not to miss out on our quality meats, free-range poultry and game, trout, fresh sea fish and lobster, award-winning cheeses, organic bread, pies and baked goods, seasonal vegetables and fruit, local cider, crafts and more.
Grove Road car park, Park Street, Maidenhead (behind Town Hall next to Heritage Centre)
Sun 11 Aug 19

More details - NT Live: The Lehman Trilogy
Academy Award-winner Sam Mendes directs Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles who play the Lehman Brothers, their sons and grandsons. This critically acclaimed and five-time Olivier Award nominated play features stunning set design from Es Devlin (NT Live: Hamlet).
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead
Sun 11 Aug 19

More details - Thames Punting Championships
Punting will return to the River Thames in Maidenhead on Sunday August 11th 2019 with the Thames Punting Club Championship Regatta on the Bray Reach (just downstream of the Brunel Railway bridge). The best racing punters from the 5 clubs on the Thames will be competing in around 20 single and doubles races.
River Road, Maidenhead
Sun 11 Aug 19

More details - Kate Bush-Ka
A tribute to the sensational music of Kate Bush. The band deliver an immersive performance of Kate’s alluring repertoire, starting with the revolutionary first album The Kick Inside. Performed by five musicians with a passion for Kate’s incomparable music, presenting it with authenticity and admiration.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sat 10 Aug 19

More details - Thames Valley Police Open Day
Every summer, Thames Valley Police opens its doors to the public for its force Open Day. In 2018, the event welcomed around 6,000 people who were given an insight into what goes on behind the scenes at Thames Valley Police.
Sulhamstead near Theale
Sat 10 Aug 19

More details - Feye Horn
A highly experienced and versatile performer with a charming energy and bubbly personality. Faye Horne is a fantastic cabaret singer and previous X Factor contestant.
Grosvenor Casino Reading South, Rose Kiln Lane, Reading
Sat 10 Aug 19

More details - Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup and Concert
A unique fixture in the global racing calendar as the world’s top jockeys come together to compete for the points to lift racing’s ultimate team prize. For many visitors, the off-track entertainment is every bit as appealing with a post-racing concert on the Old Paddock Lawns.
Ascot Racecourse High Street Ascot
Sat 10 Aug 19

More details - Mrs. Farquhar’s Afternoon tea at Shaw House
Treat yourself to afternoon tea in the Elizabethan splendour of Shaw House. Afternoon tea includes a selection of Fair Trade tea, finger sandwiches with fillings of smoked salmon, grated cheese, Wiltshire gammon, egg mayonnaise and cress, a scone with clotted cream and locally produced jam and a generous slice of...
Shaw House, Church Road, Newbury
Fri 9 Aug 19

More details - Ma Bessie (Julia Titus) and her Blues Troupe
Nicknamed the ‘Empress of the Blues’, Bessie Smith was the most popular female blues singer of the 1920s and 1930s.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fri 9 Aug 19

More details - Pop Up Planetarium
Ever wanted to see the stars up close? Ever wanted to learn more about the solar system? Enter our pop-up planetarium to discover planets in 3D and feel like you are floating through the universe! This event is suitable for ages 5+.
The Curve, William Street, Slough
Fri 9 Aug 19

More details - Messy Museum Days
Marvellous mosaics – make a Roman mosaic coaster with tiles and grout. For 4-11 year olds but younger and older children are welcome. No need to book, drop in. Dress for mess! Disposable aprons will be provided for the messier activities.
West Berkshire Museum, The Wharf, Newbury, Berkshire
Fri 9 Aug 19

More details - Summer Recital Series: 2
Jamie Bergin (piano) Beethoven Sonata in E, Op.109 Schubert Sonata in A minor, D.537 Brahms 7 Fantasies, Op.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Thu 8 Aug 19

More details - Talk - Reading’s Old Shops by Ann Smith
Jacksons, Langstons and Tuttys are familiar shop names to people in Reading. But do you remember Hawkes Ironmongers or Cook’s Dairy and Farm Equipment? This talk will look at shops from the 19th century to the present day, and how shopping has changed over the years.
The Centre for Heritage and Family History, 2nd Floor, Reading Central Library, Abbey Square, Reading
Thu 8 Aug 19

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More details - Eggs on Legs
Presented by Garlic Theatre.   Once I found a little eggTo my surprise it grew a leg!Where did it come from?Where will it go?To find out come and see the show... A cracking family show full of wonder and surprise.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts Altwood Road Maidenhead
Thu 8 Aug 19

More details - Family Activity Day at Shaw House during the Summer Holidays
Magnificent mini-beasts – make a real or imaginary mini-beast in the Great Hall from 10am and then go outside for a wildlife safari of the gardens with your local Wildlife Trust (BBOWT) from 10.30am.
Shaw House, Church Road, Newbury
Wed 7 Aug 19

More details - Eggs On Legs
Presented by Garlic Theatre. Once I found a little egg To my surprise it grew a leg! Where did it come from? Where will it go? To find out come and see the show... A cracking family show full of wonder and surprise.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Wed 7 Aug 19

More details - New Music Tuesday
Weekly New Music showcase featuring four acts including this week Richard Krueger, Andrew Dalin, Stings Attached and Jonathan Molyneux
Acoustic Couch
Tue 6 Aug 19

More details - ROH Live: Romeo and Juliet
Live screening from the Royal Opera House. The choreography captures the emotions of the young couple as they fall in love. Bringing the colour and action of Renaissance Verona to the stage - where a busy market all too quickly bursts into sword fighting and a family feud leads to tragedy.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead
Tue 6 Aug 19

More details - Family History advice drop in session FREE
Drop-in session: Breaking down Brick Walls with Sandra Barkwith. No need to book - just turn up.
The Centre for Heritage and Family History, 2nd Floor, Reading Central Library, Abbey Square, Reading
Tue 6 Aug 19

More details - Acoustic Cafe
Weekly acoustic music session this week featuring Michael Tuffery, Abi Powell, Toxic Sofa, Rick Sinfield & Grand Old Uke of dork, starts 7.30pm, admission free
South Hill Park Arts Centre, Ringmead, Bracknell
Mon 5 Aug 19

More details - Rock at the Races in association with Frimley Health Charity
Add some Madness to your Monday with Rock at the Races! Rock at the races is one of the most established events here at Royal Windsor Racecourse. We definitely know how to Rock ‘N’ Roll, but do you? If you want to have a good time, just give us a call! Are you ready for a performance of a lifetime?
Royal Windsor Racecourse
Mon 5 Aug 19

More details - Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again! - Sing Along (Screening)
Get ready to sing and dance, laugh and love all over again! Sophie finds out more about her mother Donna’s past while seeking guidance on how to handle her pregnancy. The all-star cast includes Meryl Streep, Lily James, Julie Walters, Pierce Brosnan and Colin Firth.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead
Sun 4 Aug 19

More details - King's Copse House - Open Garden for NGS
A beautiful and formal landscaped garden set in 4 acres, recently renovated to a high standard to incorporate some original and rare specimens together with new plantings. Orchard, large fish pond, secret rose garden, herbaceous borders, cut flower garden and spectacular views over the Pang Valley.
King’s Copse House, Nr Reading
Sun 4 Aug 19

More details - Dreading Poetry Slam
An Open Mic performance poetry competition, in which competing poets have 3 minutes each to deliver one poem in each round. The aim is to entertain and impress the audience, and of course, the judges. We have many talented poets, representing a wide variety of poetic styles, themes, and subjects.
The Global Café, in the RISC building:- 35-39 London Street, Reading
Sun 4 Aug 19

More details - Glyndebourne: The Magic Flute
Mozart’s most magical comedy returns to Glyndebourne for the first time in over a decade. This new production by the renowned directing/design duo Barbe & Doucet promises to take a fresh and playful look at the opera’s troublesome gender politics. Leading British bass Brindley Sherratt stars as Sarastro.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead
Sun 4 Aug 19

More details - Music at St Mary's with Belle Canto - The Fabulous Fifties
Put on your dancing shoes and come along to St Mary’s, Shinfield, RG2 9BY, at midday on Saturday 3rd August. Can you Mambo Italiano? Can you Sway? Or are you a Rocking Robin?
St Mary’s Church, Church Lane, Shinfield
Sat 3 Aug 19

More details - James & Black
Bruce James and Bella Black joined musical forces in Austin, Texas in 2011 and have been on a mission spreading the word of ‘Guerrilla Soul’ ever since. The roots of their music spring from the tradition of the Southern Soul from Texas, New Orleans and Memphis - yet they are no throwback.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sat 3 Aug 19

More details - ArtiSun Fair
The original 18th century barns provide a gorgeous backdrop for browsing stalls from local sellers showcasing their handmade wares.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sat 3 Aug 19

More details - Newbury Rocks
Following the success of the Newbury Jazz and Blues Festival, Visit Newbury presents the next in its Summer Series of Live Music in the Square…. Newbury Rocks!!! Combining live rock tributes with great food and drink for the best summer evening vibes in Newbury.
Market Place, Newbury
Sat 3 Aug 19

More details - Old Camps - Open Garden for NGS
As featured on Gardeners’ World, a breathtaking garden set over an acre, which benefits from panoramic views of Watership Down.
Old Camps, Thatcham
Sat 3 Aug 19

More details - Music from The Generaters
Live music from the wonderful Generaters.
The Red Lion, Aldworth Rd, Upper Basildon
Sat 3 Aug 19

More details - Manoeuvres
Europe’s premier tribute to OMD – Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark. The tribute came about by a genuine love and respect for the music of these pioneers.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fri 2 Aug 19

More details - Swinging Hot Jazz - Art Themen (saxes)
Undoubtedly one of the UK and Europe’s best known jazz artists whose musicianship, style and humour creates great jazz. He fronted the Stan Tracey quartet for 20 years and has toured the world. Art heads his rhythm section of choice Alex Hutton (piano) and Andy Cleyndert (bass). WHY?
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fri 2 Aug 19

More details - Messy Museum Days
Beautiful brooches – make a Saxon saucer brooch out of air-drying clay, gold paint, acrylic gems and a brooch pin. Then go and see the saucer brooch in our permanent exhibition, and why not do the Archaeology trail too? For 4-11 year olds but younger and older children are welcome.
West Berkshire Museum, The Wharf, Newbury, Berkshire
Fri 2 Aug 19

More details - Alice in Wonderland Tea Party
Enjoy an entirely bonkers tea party inspired by the up-coming outdoor theatre performance of Alice in Wonderland. This event will take place outside on the Orangery Lawn, unless we have bad weather in which case it will be in the Great Hall. Fancy dress welcomed but not essential.
Shaw House, Church Road, Newbury
Fri 2 Aug 19

More details - Fran & Flora
Described as ‘London’s best kept secret’ by Max Reinhardt (BBC Radio 3 Late Junction) and ‘brave & classy’ by Robin Denselow (The Guardian), Fran & Flora are quickly becoming one of the capital’s most sought after live acts.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Thu 1 Aug 19

More details - RSC Live: Measure for Measure (Screening)
Live screening. Gregory Doran directs this new production. A young novice nun is compromised by a corrupt official. He offers to save her brother from execution in return for sex. She has no idea where to turn for help. When she threatens to expose him, he tells her that no one would believe her.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead
Wed 31 Jul 19

More details - Family Activity Day at Shaw House during the Summer Holidays
Leaping frogs – make and decorate a frog with dangly legs – a fantastic decoration to hang at home.
Shaw House, Church Road, Newbury
Wed 31 Jul 19

More details - Card Ninja
WARNING: This show contains Ninjas, not magic. Card Ninja is a show like nothing you’ve ever seen before! Riotous fun and a sweep of high-flying card tricks can only mean on thing: Javier Jarquin, otherwise branded as Card Ninja, is back in town.
The Curve, William Street, Slough
Wed 31 Jul 19

More details - New Music Tuesday
This week our New Music Tuesday at The Acoustic Couch , Bracknell features live music from folk rock band Riot of Golling, blues / folk from Paul Player, Neil Wells who is currently recording a new album and singer songwriter Mike Rawlins.
Acoustic Couch
Tue 30 Jul 19

More details - A Midsummer Night’s Dream - Open Air Theatre
Multi-award nominated Immersion Theatre are thrilled to present the most magical and romantic comedy of them all, A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
Shaw House, Church Road, Newbury
Tue 30 Jul 19

More details - Vegas Racenight, FT. JD KING - World's No1 Elvis Tribute!
Las Vegas is known as the Entertainment Capital of the World. But not tonight. Tonight, Royal Windsor Racecourse is the place to be. Expect an action-packed night of racing, a fantastic atmosphere with all the Vegas glitz and glamour and the World?s No1. Elvis tribute act performing LIVE after racing.
Royal Windsor Racecourse
Mon 29 Jul 19

More details - Rob Castell
Rob brings an evening of solo songs and joyous fun to Norden Farm. The musical theatre writer, YouTube rapper and comedy song musical polymath has decided this time to deliver an evening that’s intimate, yet desperately exciting.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sun 28 Jul 19

More details - The Greatest Showman Sing Along (Screening)
Sing along to all of the spectacular musical’s smash-hit songs. The film follows a visionary who rose from nothing to create a worldwide sensation. A bold and original musical that celebrates the birth of show business. Inspired by the ambition and imagination of P.T. Barnum.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead
Sun 28 Jul 19

More details - Ivydene - Open Garden for NGS
Small urban gardeners’ garden with mature tree ferns walkway and many unusual hostas. Overflowing herbaceous borders. The vertical garden is now mature. There is a new stumpery with many interesting ferns. A lavender bed surrounds a pergola.
Ivydene, Reading
Sun 28 Jul 19

More details - Wilde Sundays
Our first Wilde Sundays session after the Summer break takes place at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on 28th July featuring live music from this year’s GSMC Music Award winner Tamsin Quin who is a singer songwriter from Devizes who received rave reviews for her debut album’ Gypsy Blood’.
South Hill Park Arts Centre, Ringmead, Bracknell
Sun 28 Jul 19

More details - Cumberland Lodge Summer Garden Party
Come and enjoy the stunning grounds of Cumberland Lodge on Sunday 28 July, at the charity’s Summer Garden Party. This event is suitable for ages and everyone’s welcome.
Cumberland Lodge, The Great Park, Windsor
Sun 28 Jul 19

More details - Newbury Artisan Market
Newbury Artisan Market takes over the streets of Newbury on the last Sunday of the month. Think quality produce, original art, designer crafts & sizzling street food, all mixed in with family activities, music and more...
Northbrook Street, Newbury
Sun 28 Jul 19

More details - André Rieu 2019 Maastricht Concert (Screening)
Andre´ Rieu’s annual hometown Maastricht concerts attract fans from all corners of the globe. The medieval town square is transformed into a spectacular backdrop for unforgettable concerts filled with humour, fun and emotion for all ages – and, of course, magnificent music.
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead
Sun 28 Jul 19

More details - History On Wheels Museum Open Day
Sunday July 28th 2019 A private collection only open on Advertised dates Lots of local history plus vehicles used in film and TV productions.
Eton Wick Nr Windsor
Sun 28 Jul 19

More details - Laurie Holloway in Concert with Students of 2019
Laurie Holloway and his Trio perform with the students of the 2019 Summer School. WHY? The annual concert from the Montgomery Holloway Music Trust
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Sat 27 Jul 19

More details - Summer Barn Dance & BBQ
Charity Barn Dance & African style BBQ to raise funds for a local family whose Mum has lost both her legs after contracting sepsis after the birth of her baby. Fantastic band & caller, African style BBQ included, Cash bar & raffle
Evendons school, evendons lane, Wokingham
Sat 27 Jul 19

More details - Kia Cricket Summer Smash
Kia Motors continues its long-held support of women’s professional cricket by hosting its inaugural Kia Summer Smash event, a grassroots women’s cricket competition, which is set to continue at Wellington College in Berkshire on July 27.
Wellington College, Duke’s Ride, Crowthorne
Sat 27 Jul 19

More details - Charcuterie, Pate & Beer!
What better way to spend an hour on a Friday afternoon then eating charcuterie and pate whilst drinking beer. Beer and food are traditional partners so CAMRA’s Maidenhead Beer Festival are offering you an opportunity to indulge!
Maidenhead Beer Festival Desborough College Shoppenhangers Road Maidenhead
Fri 26 Jul 19

More details - Fleetingwood Mac
Recreating the live sound of Fleetwood Mac, with just one guitar, a keyboard, a drum kit, a man on the bass and, of course, the vocals! The band pay tribute to the legends that started out as part of the sixties British Blues Invasion and ended up as one of the biggest mainstream groups of the eighties. WHY?
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Fri 26 Jul 19

More details - Bracknell Over 25s Party for Singles, Couples, Groups, Friday 26th Jul
THE PLEASURE BOYS - A NIGHT SURROUNDED & ENTERTAINED BY HOT FELLAS! FRIDAY 26TH JULY 2019 IN THE BIER KELLER & AFTERWARDS IN APRES NIGHTCLUB WITH DJ PLAYING CLUB CLASSICS, SOUL, RNB FROM THE 80S TO DATE How often do you get to spend a night surrounded by some of the hottest fellas across the country?
BIER KELLER & APRES NIGHTCLUB at The Coppid Beech Hotel, John Nike Way, Bracknell
Fri 26 Jul 19

More details - QIPCO King George Weekend
The QIPCO King George Weekend celebrates the best of British summertime as one of the most prestigious race meetings outside of the Royal Meeting. Combining world-class Flat racing with summer socialising, followed by a live DJ set from special guest Dermot O’Leary, it is an unmissable event.
Ascot Racecourse High Street Ascot
Fri 26 Jul 19

More details - Bach to Baby Family Concerts in Reading
Doors open 30 mins prior to the concert, giving you time to ditch the buggy, grab a coffee and catch up with friends before the performance.   Tickets: Adults £8 ~ £12, Children FREE E-tickets group/multibuy offers (£28.
Reading Minster Chain Street Reading
Fri 26 Jul 19

More details - Sold out - Mrs. Farquhar’s Afternoon tea at Shaw House
Treat yourself to afternoon tea in the Elizabethan splendour of Shaw House. Afternoon tea includes a selection of Fair Trade tea, finger sandwiches with fillings of smoked salmon, grated cheese, Wiltshire gammon, egg mayonnaise and cress, a scone with clotted cream and locally produced jam and a generous slice of...
Shaw House, Church Road, Newbury
Fri 26 Jul 19

More details - The Paper Moon
Presented by Tiny Light Theatre. Welcome to the town of Blank Page! Meet its inhabitants as they take you on a scrinchy scrunchy papery journey. What would you draw on the biggest piece of paper you’ve ever seen? WHY?
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Thu 25 Jul 19

More details - John Etheridge's Sweet Chorus
Sweet Chorus was formed by legendary guitarist John Etheridge to celebrate the work of his colleague and mentor - jazz violinist Stephane Grappelli. The line up features Christian Garrick (violin), Dave Kelbie (rhythm guitar) and Andy Crowdy (double bass).
Norden Farm Centre for the Arts, Altwood Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire
Thu 25 Jul 19

More details - Talk - Queues, U-boats and useless mouths: Food in WW2 by Mike Cooper
More people starved in WW2 than were killed by bombs or bullets. Britain suffered its most intensive blockade ever, yet emerged from the war healthier and with a better diet than ever before.
The Centre for Heritage and Family History, 2nd Floor, Reading Central Library, Abbey Square, Reading
Thu 25 Jul 19

More details - Acoustic Wednesdays
Our monthly Acoustic Wednesday session continues at The Old court with live music this week coming from :- Mandy Wood a seasoned writer and performer in both Europe and America, Mandy Woods has spent most of her adult life giving in to wanderlust and crafting songs wherever she has happened to find herself on her
The Old Court, St Leonards Road, Windsor
Wed 24 Jul 19

More details - Dandy Man, Moonlight Foxes, Rick Sinfield & Andy Moir
The line up for New Music Tuesdays at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell this week will feature live music from Reading’s very own Steam Punk Band Dandy Man, fabulous duo Moonlight Foxes performing covers of well known songs, Rick Sinfield on vocals and piano and excellent guitarist Andy Moir,
Acoustic Couch
Tue 23 Jul 19

More details - The Jamaica One Love Rum 'N' Reggae Racenight. Ft. Marley Revival
Best dressed competition - WIN an all inclusive family holiday to Jamaica! Wear your best Caribbean/Jamaican attire and enter our best dressed competition and one lucky winner on the night will WIN A HOLIDAY to Jamaica for 2x adults and 2x children at the All Inclusive Jewel Runaway Bay Hotel!* (Fights included!).
Maidenhead Road Windsor Berkshire
Mon 22 Jul 19

More details - Acoustic Cafe Launch Night
The Acoustic Cafe returns to South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on Monday 22nd July with a special launch night featuring five acts to be announced. Taking place in the Coach House, food is available from 7pm until 8pm, live music starts at 7.30pm. Buy a burger and get a free pint or large glass of wine
South Hill Park Arts Centre, Ringmead, Bracknell
Mon 22 Jul 19

More details - The Jamaica One Love Rum 'N' Reggae Race night
The Jamaica Tourist Board is bringing a flavour of the Caribbean to Windsor on 22 July at the Jamaica One Love Rum ’N’ Reggae Race night.
Royal Windsor Racecourse, Maidenhead Rd, Windsor
Mon 22 Jul 19

More details - Wokingham Barracudas Activity Day Camp
Fun activity days and weeks for children aged 4.5-14 years during the Easter and summer holidays. Offering 80+ activities including archery, motorsports, arts and crafts, sports and more!
The Holt School, Holt Lane, Wokingham
Mon 22 Jul 19

More details - Opening Week at Tim Henman's Coppa Club
Following a £12m four-year refurbishment, the Swan at Streatley is now home to the newest Coppa Club, designed as a club where nobody has to be a member. Open all day from early breakfast to late evening drink.
Swan Hotel, High Street, Streatley
Mon 22 Jul 19

More details - Summer Fair at Shaw House
Come and share the beautiful surroundings of Shaw House and enjoy all the fun of the Summer Fair, with craft stalls, children’s rides and lots of family fun! There will be plenty of entertainment for all the family, crafts and live music.
Shaw House, Church Road, Newbury
Sun 21 Jul 19

More details - Jazz at St Andrew's -Janette Mason presents the music of Ella and Sara
Jazz pianist, Janette Mason, from her high profile gigs throughout the 90’s touring with artists like Seal, Oasis, k.d.Lang and Robert Wyatt, to the years on camera as Musical Director for Jonathan Ross Show has proven to be a consummate musician and a standout talent in Jazz.
St Andrew Church, Albert Road, Caversham
Sat 20 Jul 19

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