Readipop Festival 2018 Enjoy craft beer & real ales from Purple Turtle bars and delicious Blue Collar Street Food alongside music, arts and dance workshops for all the family (free entry for under 14s with an adult). Readipop Festival is Reading’s homegrown festival of music and arts on the banks of the River Thames, 10 minutes […]
Reading Armed Forces Day The annual event begins at 11am in the Forbury Gardens with a performance from The Moving On Choir, followed by entertainer Diane James with her tribute to Dame Vera Lynn. Diane will be back performing her 50s tribute to Doris Day after the All Jazz Quartet in the afternoon, followed by […]
Armed Forces Day In Reading, 2018 Reading will be paying tribute to its military veterans with a host of family friendly activities in the Forbury Gardens and Broad Street this Saturday (30th June). Armed Forces Day gives everyone the opportunity to show their support and appreciation for our services personnel, past and present, including Reservists, […]
Free Pampering Sessions Free Pampering Sessions for carers. Carers in Reading can access advice, support, information – and a pampering session – during National Carers Week (11-14 June). The main event for people who provide unpaid care for a friend, relative or neighbour, takes place on Thursday 14th June under the theme of ‘Helping Carers […]
Free Forbury Concerts This Summer 15 bands will be providing the sounds of summer to visitors to Forbury Gardens over the next three months as part of the Free Forbury Concerts summer programme. Forbury Band Concert Season gets under way this Sunday (3rd June) and will provide entertainment on lazy sunny afternoons through to September. […]
Reading Carnival 2018 Reading Carnival returns to mark its 41st anniversary on 28 May in Prospect Park. Come and join the festivities by lining the streets for the parade and enjoy some delicious cuisine from the Caribbean and across the world. There will be entertainment at the park for all ages until 19:00.
Caversham Arts Trail 2018 Caversham Arts Trail 2018 is an independent event taking place over two weekends in May across 17 venues in Caversham at the homes and studios of local artists and makers. Various locations Opening daily 11am-5pm on 18th, 19th & 20th.
Reading Childrens Festival 2018 A BIG celebration event to kick off three weeks of Reading Children’s Festival 2018 will be held in Forbury Gardens next week. Forbury Fiesta will include a host of fabulous entertainment and fun activities including games, music, dancing and a chance to meet a 125 million year old dinosaur. Youngsters will […]
Woodley Town Council The Woodley Town Council Election Results are in Bulmershe Ward Labour Party – 662 The Conservative Party Candidate – 694 – Elected Liberal Democrat – 201 South Lake North Ward The Conservative Party Candidate – 448 – elected Liberal Democrat – 331 Labour Party – 259
Cityread 2018 Returns Cityread returns and Reading Library Services is inviting residents to take part in a month-long celebration of reading, running throughout May. London Cityread has run every year since 2012. Each spring, Cityread invites citizens, workers and visitors to pick up a book – the same book – and read it together. Cityread […]