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Berkshire Events February 2017

Art Exhibition ‘On a Spectrum – an exploration of Asperger’s syndrome’
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/art-exhibition-on-a-spectrum-an-exploration-of-aspergers-syndrome/
Saturday February 25th 2017 - Thursday March 16th 2017
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
The Peacock Gallery
Maiden Erlegh School
Earley

RG6 7HS

Mahlia Amatina will be introducing her newest art exhibition, On a Spectrum – an exploration of Asperger’s syndrome, at The Peacock Gallery in Reading, Berkshire (UK) from 25th Feb – 16th March. It’s is a creative, provoking and inspiring exhibit that calls awareness to the challenges and opportunities that an adult with Asperger’s faces.


Berkshire Events March 2017

The politics of hope
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/the-politics-of-hope/
Wednesday March 1st 2017
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
New Priestwood Community Centre
Priestwood Court Road
Bracknell

RG42 1TU

The politics of hope is a phrase often used by politicians and political commentators. But after a seismic year and in a national and global political climate that is more uncertain than ever, what will the future bring? This talk will discuss the current political arena and present the truly hopeful ‘politics’ of the coming Kingdom of God by looking at the message and teaching of Jesus Christ.

8pm-9pm. Attendance free. Please stay behind afterwards for a cup of tea or coffee and a chat.


Faust x2
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/faust-x2/
Thursday March 2nd 2017 - Saturday March 25th 2017
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Watermill Theatre
Bagnor
Newbury
Berkshire
RG20 8AE

A powerful story of lust, sacrifice and regret, Faust x2 is a thrilling, atmospheric and moving re-telling of the immortal legend of Faust.
Faust is a brilliant but frustrated academic. Disillusioned by his never- ending quest for knowledge, he summons up the darkest of powers
to free him from his misery. Making a
deal with the devilish Mephisto, Faust promises to serve him once he is satisfied his desires have been met. But quickly he is captivated by the beautiful Gretchen and Faust commits himself to winning her heart. At whatever cost.
Olivier and Tony award-winning actor
Ian McDiarmid, well known for his role
as Supreme Chancellor Palpatine in the Star Wars film series, and numerous stage credits for the RSC, National Theatre and Donmar Warehouse plays the titular role and brings Goethe’s gripping masterpiece to life in this bold new adaptation, staged at The Watermill for the first time.
Lisa Blair is one of the country’s most exciting young directors. She recently directed Contractions at She eld Theatres and was associate director on Jude Law’s Henry V and The Merchant of Venice for the RSC and Almeida Theatre.


An Audience with Lesley Garrett
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/an-audience-with-lesley-garrett/
Thursday March 2nd 2017
7:45 pm - 10:00 pm
The Corn Exchange
Market Place
Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 5BD

Join Britain’s most popular soprano for a delightful evening of song, reminiscences and chat.

Lesley’s behind-the-scenes stories and anecdotes will give audiences a unique insight into her life on the stage. She has performed on the opera and concert stage both in the UK and internationally, with artists as diverse as Michael Ball, Renee Fleming, Andrea Bocelli, Bryn Terfel and Lily Savage. Recently she has also starred in Carousel and The Sound of Music and appeared on television shows including Strictly Come Dancing and Loose Women.


The 4 Elements photography exhibition
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/the-4-elements-photography-exhibition-2/
Saturday March 4th 2017 - Wednesday March 8th 2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
3 Forbury Place
23 Forbury Road
Reading

RG1 3JH

This theme offers fresh insights into one or more of the four elements, earth, air, fire and water. The Elizabethans believed that all ‘matter’ was composed of just these 4 elements. Whilst understanding has progressed since then with the discovery of the periodic table, they were long-held beliefs, going back to ancient civilisations.

Fast forward a few thousand years and this exhibition offers the opportunity to explore, visually, the multi-faceted nature and power of the 4 elements. The universality of this theme reflects the worldwide distribution of our photographers and the range of locations which have provided inspiration for these striking images.

THE 4 ELEMENTS is a touring photographic exhibition created and supported by The Photographic Angle.

Please check website prior to attendance for latest information as dates may be subject to change.
Disabled visitors are advised to check with us before visiting an exhibition so that suitable access can be provided.


ANNIE – STARMAKER
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/annie-starmaker/
Tuesday March 7th 2017 - Saturday March 11th 2017
7:45 pm - 10:00 pm
The Wilde Theatre
South Hill Park
Bracknell

RG12 7PA

Starmaker Theatre Company present Annie from 7th-11th March. Tickets priced from £11 to £21.50 each.


Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/bride-the-wedding-show-at-ascot-racecourse/
Saturday March 11th 2017 - Sunday March 12th 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ascot Racecourse
Hight street
Ascot
Berkshire
SL5 7JX

Plan your perfect day at Berkshire’s most prestigious two-day bridal exhibition, Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse on 11-12 March, which will bring together nearly 100 of the region’s finest wedding suppliers under one roof from venues to bridal designers, cake-makers to stationers and photographers to florists. There will be sensational choreographed catwalk shows taking place three times daily at 11.30am, 1.15pm and 3pm showcasing a selection of the latest bridal fashions, live music, a champagne bar to lend even more sparkle to the occasion plus free copies of Berkshire & Buckinghamshire Bride magazine to pick up. The first 100 brides through the doors each day will get a goody bag packed full of treats and favours to take home. Tickets are £5 each or £15 for a group of four in advance


Bride:The Wedding Show
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/bridethe-wedding-show/
Saturday March 11th 2017 - Sunday March 12th 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ascot Racecourse
Hight street
Ascot
Berkshire
SL5 7JX

Get ready once again for Berkshire’s most prestigious wedding event
Bride: The Wedding Show returns to Ascot Racecourse.

On March 11th and 12th 2017, from 10.00am – 4.00pm, the beautiful Pavilion at Ascot Racecourse will be taken over by Berkshire’s biggest two-day wedding show with nearly 100 of the best wedding suppliers in the region, as Bride: The Wedding Show returns to help you plan for your big day!

If you need some inspiration for your gown, we’ve got you covered. Make sure you attend one of the choreographed catwalk shows to discover new trends and designs that will ensure you turn heads on your special day, and have the best dressed wedding party on show. Top men’s retailers will also be featured in the spectacular shows, taking place three times daily.

It doesn’t just stop at the dress. Live music performances, a champagne bar and competitions will run throughout the day and to add even more excitement to the occasion, the first 100 brides through the door will win a goody bag, filled with exclusive treats and favours.

Whether you need to find that perfect cake, elegant car or distinguished venue, Bride: The Wedding Show at Ascot Racecourse has everything you need to discover something unique.

Tickets are £5 each or £15 for a group of four in advance


St. Patrick’s Day celebration of Irish Music
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/st-patricks-day-celebration-of-irish-music/
Saturday March 11th 2017
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Old Bluecoat School
Chapel St
Thatcham

RG18 4JT

St. Patrick’s Day celebration of Irish Music Concert.
Spend an Evening with Hickory Smoke for a St. Patrick’s Day Celebration of Irish Music.
We recently played to a sell-out audience at the Thatcham Arts and Performance Festival and have had great feed-back from our pub audiences.
We are a four-piece band playing Irish, Celtic and Country folk music. (Dubliners, Fureys, Pogues, Clancy Bros. etc.)
We play the guitar, mandolin, banjos x 2, ukulele, penny whistle and bass.
Join us at the: Old Bluecoat School – Thatcham
Bring your own Beer, we’ll supply the Craic.
(Tickets, limited to 50, £6:50 each from Picture iT–17 High Street Thatcham.
Tel 01635 872714


Pudding cup art market
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/pudding-cup-art-market/
Sunday March 12th 2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Clewer youth and community centre
Parsonage Lane
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 5EW

Please come along and support this regular craft market and local crafters, in doing so you will be contributing to the Clewer Hall fund and also our nominated charity Whizz Kidz

We have a bouncy castle (subject to the weather as outside) facepainting, teddy tombola and other games. Crafters, gift and cosmetic stalls. As well as fudge and cakes. We are fundraising for Whizz Kidz throughout 2017 and will have lots of fun events and fete activities.


Medea Electronica
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/medea-electronica/
Wednesday March 15th 2017
7:30 pm - 8:45 pm
The Firestation Centre for Arts & Culture
St Leonards Road
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 3BL

edea Electronica is a wild and imaginative retelling of the ancient Greek tragedy, set in the technological turbulence of the 1980’s. With the discovery of her husband’s deceit and betrayal, Medea is driven to embark on a journey of savage revenge and destruction. This intense drama plays out amidst the brilliant chaos of a live gig; an all original mash up of contemporary, cinematic soundscapes and 1980’s Electronica.
On stage, the musicians play out Medea’s inner dialogue, as she wrestles with her demons. The other characters are heard but not seen, creating a ghostly and unsettling atmosphere.


Speed Dating in Reading
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/speed-dating-in-reading-2/
Thursday March 16th 2017
7:15 pm - 9:15 pm
Matchbox
5-6 Friar Street
Reading

RG1 1DB

Speed Dating in Reading for anyone aged 25 to 40 on Thursday 16th March 2017
Book for this event by clicking on the link at the bottom of this page to meet new people at Reading’s most popular singles night!

How speed dating in Reading works – When you arrive at the Speed Dating venue in Reading you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the evening and confirm how many people you will be dating.

Speed dating in Reading – You will have four minutes to chat to each date, Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to and whether you would like to see them again and also short enough if you don’t. At the end of each date you have a brief few moments to make some notes on the person you have just dated. This is something to help jog your memory for the post event matching process the next day.

Speed dating guarantee – You can tick as many as you like. Remember if you don’t find anyone suitable and tick them all as a No, we will offer you a free event as part of our guarantee.

Don’t miss out! Click here for more information and to book now!


The Salts at South Hill Park
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/the-salts-at-south-hill-park/
Thursday March 16th 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
South Hill Park
Ringmead
Bracknell
Berkshire
RG12 7PA

The Salts bring their unique brand on sea shanties to the Cellar bar promoting their debut album ‘ She Rises’ which has along with their live performances have been receiving rave reviews. The band that feature top quality seasoned musicians perform a mixture of original compositions as we all well known traditional songs that we all know and love £10 on the day £8 in advance


The French Property Exhibition at Newbury Racecourse
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/the-french-property-exhibition-at-newbury-racecourse/
Friday March 17th 2017 - Saturday March 18th 2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Newbury Racecourse plc
Racecourse Road
Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 7NZ

Have you always dreamed of owning a house in France? Don’t miss The French Property Exhibition at Newbury Racecourse; a one-stop shop for anyone considering buying a property in France. It is the perfect place to go for information and inspiration, and visitors will be surprised at how affordable it can be. The free seminar programme runs all day giving visitors invaluable information on all aspects of the buying process; from health and pensions to tax, mortgages and the potential impacts of Brexit. Visitors have the chance to browse from an extensive range of properties for sale throughout all regions of France and meet property experts, as well as legal and financial advisors. Whether you are seeking a permanent residence, holiday home or buy-to-let or investment property, we guarantee you will walk away feeling more informed and at least one step closer to making your French property purchase a reality.


Windsor & Eton Half Marathon
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/windsor-eton-half-marathon/
Saturday March 18th 2017
9:00 am - 1:30 pm
Eton College
Rowing Centre
Dorney Lake
Windsor
SL4 6QP

If you want to get a personal best Half Marathon this should be the one – it is the flattest course in the UK!!! The race takes place on very flat, smooth tarmac roads and paths – completely traffic free, comprising of 4.5 loops of scenic Dorney Lake. Chip timing will be in operation for accurate splits and finish times.

The race provides the perfect – and fastest – half marathon in preparation for the 2017 London Marathon.

This is the 9th year that the Windsor & Eton Half Marathon has taken place, which has been a huge success from entrants looking to get fit up to entrants preparing for their key marathon or Half marathon in the year. With an event taking place each month it is a great way to monitor your fitness


Windsor Duathlon Series 3
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/windsor-duathlon-series-3/
Sunday March 19th 2017
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Eton College
Rowing Centre
Dorney Lake
Windsor
SL4 6QP

Winter Duathlon Series to take part in. These events are perfect for anyone looking to get fit or take part in their first event. Dorney Lake is the perfect venue for Duathlon Events.

100% accurate course and 100% traffic free. A fast and fun race. Perfect winter conditioning. This fun annual Duathlon Series will put you on good form for the coming season.
Please see website for further update


Candle-Lit Concert in Lower Basildon
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/candle-lit-concert-in-lower-basildon/
Saturday March 25th 2017
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
St. Bartholomew’s Church
Lower Basildon
Reading

RG8 9N

Reading Phoenix Choir are delighted to be performing at St. Bartholomew’s Church, Lower Basildon. For over 700 years, this beautiful rural West Berkshire Church has served the local community and is the site of the grave of agricultural pioneer, Jethro Tull.

The proceeds from this candlelit concert will contribute toward enabling the church to have a ‘voice’ again through the refurbishment of our striking clock & for repair to the ancient chancel door.


Berkshire Events Comedy Night plus DJ
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/berkshire-events-comedy-night-plus-dj-2/
Saturday March 25th 2017 - Sunday March 26th 2017
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Bracknell Leisure Centre
Bagshot Road
Bracknell
Berkshire
RG12 9SE

Another top quality night of laughter and dancing.
Berkshire Events comedy nights have been away for a year but we’re back with a bang.
4 top circuit comedians and finish the night with one of our top DJs
Line up:
MC – Nick Clarke
A firm favourite with Berkshire Events.

Open – AJ Roberts
“Assured, confident and above all funny.” Mick Perrin

Middle – Michael Daley
“Local chap with s mixture of prop based comedy with some clever 1 liners”

Final Act – COLIN COLE
“Colin is literally one of the biggest names in comedy in Australia – not only is he 6′ 7″, he is also known for his hugely dynamic performance. His delivery is fast and furious, and his material ranges from the topical to the observational.”

A massive bumper night of laughs and dancing.

Doors open 7:30pm til late
Comedy starts 8:30pm and doors will close while acts are on.
Stay for a DJ set til midnight


Newbury Artisan Market
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/newbury-artisan-market-7/
Sunday March 26th 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Newbury Town Centre
Northbrook Street
Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 1AA

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…

Our ‘Feast Street’ section will get your taste buds tingling with a mouth-watering selection of locally produced dishes.

Our Designer-Makers promise to fill your bags and homes with gifts and all manner of unique designs and vintage treasures.

Our food producers will fill your cupboards with ciders and sauces, breads and pastries, meats and sweet treats.

Our Kids corner will provide activities and entertainment for the little ones while you have a well deserved break and a coffee.


Ann Veronica
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/ann-veronica/
Wednesday March 29th 2017 - Saturday April 1st 2017
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Watermill Theatre
Bagnor
Newbury
Berkshire
RG20 8AE

“I’m not the marrying sort, and I shan’t ever be. That’s why I’ve got to take my own line now!”
Frustrated by the monotony of suburban life and her father’s strict rules, Ann Veronica Stanley is determined to win her independence, and follow her dream of becoming a scientist. The only problem? It’s 1909, and she’s a woman – in a patriarchal society still in the grip of stuffy Victorian morals.
Risking everything to fulfil her ambition, Ann Veronica flees to London, and joins a dizzying world of freedom and ideas, of dapper socialites, eminent biologists and the courageous women of the suffrage movement. But can she live independently in a society that won’t even grant her the right to vote? Does freedom always come at a cost?


The Salts at The Spring
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/the-salts-at-the-spring/
Friday March 31st 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
South Hill Park
Ringmead
Bracknell
Berkshire
RG12 7PA

The Salts present sea-shanties as you’ve never heard them before. They are a shanty-punk band, who bring their Rock ’n’ Roll kick to traditional sea-songs. Led by Lee Collinson who was twice BBC Young Folk Finalist, the band is made up of musicians who between them have years of experience on the folk and rock scenes and who will bring you an evening of live, energetic folk.
£14


Berkshire Events April 2017

SAFE! takes on the Monster Race
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/safe-takes-on-the-monster-race/
Saturday April 1st 2017
All Day
Cornbury Park
Charlbury
Charlbury
Oxfordshire
OX7 3EH

Why not enter the MONSTER RACE for SAFE! Support for Young People Affected by Crime
Expect at least 25 obstacles per lap, including:
Bog of Eternal Stench, Barbed Wire Crawls, Meatgrinder, Water Dunks, Walk the Plank, Tyre Crawls, Log Carry, Leaning Wall, Streams, Sandbag Slog, Hay Bale Pyramids, Starting Pen Crawls and many more!
The first 10 entrants raising money for SAFE! get a 20% discount off their entrance fee!
Our fundraising target for each entrant is £200 and we will provide a goodie bag, sports vest and lots of support and encouragement during your training and on the day!


A Dragon’s Tale
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/a-dragons-tale/
Saturday April 1st 2017
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
The Watermill Theatre
Bagnor
Newbury
Berkshire
RG20 8AE

Performed by Paul Batten
A magical storytelling show based on the legend of the Lambton Worm
Foolishly John Lambton throws the strange googly eyed fish back into the river. But instead of swimming away, the funny looking fish begins to grow and grow until… it turns into an enormous, gigantic worm-like dragon! What has John done!
Using an exciting mix of puppets and music, Paul Batten from Theatrix Arts performs this magical story based on the ancient legend of the Lambton Worm.
Create your own dragon puppet after the show. Please bring an extra £1 if you would like to take part in the craft workshop.
Suitable for families and children aged 4 and up. Tickets £6


Spring Concert in aid of My Cancer My Choices
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/spring-concert-in-aid-of-my-cancer-my-choices/
Saturday April 1st 2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
St Mary’s School ascot
St Mary's Road
Ascot
Berkshire
SL5 9JF

A concert by 100-person community choir the New Egham Singers. The varied programme includes pop, folk, classical, show tunes and more.

The concert will raise funds for Berkshire charity My Cancer My Choices which is dedicated to providing complementary therapies free of charge to patients in recognition of both the physical and emotional impact of a cancer diagnosis.


Twelfth Night
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/twelfth-night-2/
Thursday April 6th 2017 - Saturday May 6th 2017
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Watermill Theatre
Bagnor
Newbury
Berkshire
RG20 8AE

The Watermill has become known around the world for its bold, ensemble driven approach to presenting Shakespeare.
For our anniversary year we celebrate
this rich history by presenting a brand new production of a play that balances comedy, romance and tragedy in equal measure.
Bohemian, outlandish, isolated: Illyria is a land where everyone has lost something and they will use any means to survive. Viola is washed ashore. Compelled to survive in a mysterious ethereal land, she disguises herself as Cesario to serve the solitary Duke Orsino. What follows is a tale of mistaken identities, seduction and transformation, leading to a complex love triangle and the potential destruction of all propriety.
This production is reimagined in the 1920s where prohibition is rife and Europe is still reeling in the wake of war.
Fuelled by a scintillating selection of energetic jazz music, the ensemble who brought last year’s epic Romeo + Juliet
to life reunite to create a dizzying and beautiful version of Shakespeare’s perfect play. The radical spirit of Duke Ellington, Django Reinhardt, Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong is fused with an innovative approach to staging and actor- musicianship to tell this timeless story


Vintage funfair in Reading
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/vintage-funfair-in-reading/
Saturday April 8th 2017 - Monday April 17th 2017
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Prospect Park
Liebenrood Road
Reading
Berkshire
RG30 2ND

Carters Steam Fair is believed to be the largest travelling vintage funfair in the world and will be celebrating the Easter Holidays in Prospect Park (Reading, RG30 2ND) 8th-17th April!

• FREE ENTRY to our fairground
• Rides & attractions for all ages: from small-children rides to exciting thrill rides
• Classic side-stall games like Hook-a-Duck, Coconut Sheet & many more
• Gerry Cottle’s WOW Circus will be joining us in the park with their wonderful international acts
• FREE fireworks at 9pm on Saturday nights
• Traditional fairground food
• Unique opportunity to experience vintage rides dating back from 1890s to the 1960s
• Dogs welcome

For a great atmosphere, unique opportunity and an unforgettable day-out look no further!

OPEN 12 noon – 8pm; 12 noon – 10pm Saturdays. Free fireworks 9pm Saturdays.


Walk for Parkinson’s – Welford Park
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/walk-for-parkinsons-welford-park/
Sunday April 9th 2017
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Welford Park
Welford
Newbury
Berkshire
RG20 8HU

On Sunday 9 April 2017 Parkinson’s UK will be returning to Welford Park for our sponsored Walk for Parkinson’s. There will be two different circular walks available, a 2.5 mile walk and a more challenging 6.5 mile walk around the beautiful Welford Park estate, home of the Great British Bake Off. During the walk you will cross the River Lambourn, climb the hill to see the impressive cricket pitch whilst overlooking the historic Welford Park, explore the wonderful woodland before crossing the fields and taking in the lovely views of the surrounding countryside.

Entry fee is £10 for adults and £5 for under 16s and all walkers will receive a Parkinson’s UK t-shirt, plus a medal on completing the walk.

The funds raised from the Walk for Parkinson’s – Welford Park will go to Parkinson’s UK to support the vital research work taking place to find a cure for Parkinson’s and improve the lives of the 127,000 people in the UK who are affected by the condition. We support those living with Parkinson’s and their families and friends, so that no one has to face Parkinson’s alone.


Easter Mini Market
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/easter-mini-market/
Sunday April 9th 2017
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Grange United Reformed Church
Circuit Lane
Southcote
Reading
RG30 3HD

Stalls including cakes, books, bric-a-brac, raffle, Easter Tombola, crafts, charity stalls, plus tea, coffee and hot cross buns.


Windsor Duathlon Series Event 4
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/windsor-duathlon-series-event-4/
Saturday April 15th 2017
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Dorney Lake
Court Lane
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 6QP

Winter Duathlon Series to take part in. These events are perfect for anyone looking to get fit or take part in their first event. Dorney Lake is the perfect venue for Duathlon Events.

100% accurate course and 100% traffic free. A fast and fun race. Perfect winter conditioning. This fun annual Duathlon Series will put you on good form for the coming season


Mortimer Easter Egg Hunt
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/mortimer-easter-egg-hunt/
Saturday April 15th 2017
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mortimer Community Centre
Victoria Road
Mortimer

RG7 3RD

The Mortimer Easter Egg Hunt takes place on Saturday 15th April 2017. Hunt trail maps will be on sale from the 1st April in Budgens, Dads Shop and the Baobab. They can also be purchased on the day from Hunt HQ (in the Community Centre on Mortimer Fairground) Maps are just £2 each or 3 for £5. All proceeds go to Mortimer Preschool.

On the day the trail can be completed at any time. Completed maps and golden eggs can be brought to Hunt HQ (at the Mortimer Community Centre, RG7 3RD) between 10am and 4pm to receive your chocolate treats!
Tea, Coffee, Hot Chocolate and lots of cake available


Thames Valley Spring Half Marathon
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/thames-valley-spring-half-marathon/
Saturday April 15th 2017
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Dorney Lake
Court Lane
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 6QP

If you want to get a personal best Half Marathon this should be the one – it is the flattest course in the UK!!!

The race takes place on very flat, smooth tarmac roads and paths – completely traffic free, comprising of 4.5 loops of scenic Dorney Lake. Chip timing will be in operation for accurate splits and finish times.

The race provides the perfect – and fastest – half marathon in preparation for the 2017 London Marathon.

The minimum age to take part in this event is 17 years old on the day of the event. We also ask that no dogs or prams are taken on the course or event for the health and safety of all participants.
There will prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall male and female, 1st Junior male and female, 1st Vet male and female.


Windsor Fun Run Series Event 4
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/windsor-fun-run-series-event-4/
Saturday April 15th 2017
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Dorney Lake
Court Lane
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 6QP

5km, 10km,& 15km Run
The event will have full car parking facilities available, which will be in operation to allow participants to come and go, whilst the event is still taking place and makes it perfect for spectators and family to attend and soak up the atmosphere. Food and drinks will also be available through our catering facilities, plus fun and games for kids of all ages!!!


Speed Dating in Reading
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/speed-dating-in-reading-3/
Thursday April 20th 2017
7:15 pm - 9:15 pm
Matchbox
5-6 Friar Street
Reading

RG1 1DB

Speed Dating in Reading for anyone aged 20 to 29 on Thursday 20h April 2017
Book for this event by clicking on the link at the bottom of this page to meet new people at Reading’s most popular singles night!

How speed dating in Reading works – When you arrive at the Speed Dating venue in Reading you will be greeted by our friendly professional hosts. They will settle you in by briefly explaining the format of the evening and confirm how many people you will be dating.

Speed dating in Reading – You will have four minutes to chat to each date, Four minutes is long enough to see if you click with the person you are talking to and whether you would like to see them again and also short enough if you don’t. At the end of each date you have a brief few moments to make some notes on the person you have just dated. This is something to help jog your memory for the post event matching process the next day.

Speed dating guarantee – You can tick as many as you like. Remember if you don’t find anyone suitable and tick them all as a No, we will offer you a free event as part of our guarantee.


Dancing With The Stars Weekend
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/dancing-with-the-stars-weekend-3/
Friday April 21st 2017 - Sunday April 23rd 2017
All Day
Beaumont Estate Hotel
Burfield Road
Old Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 2JJ

Join BBC Strictly Come Dancing stars Karen Clifton, Kevin Clifton, Aljaz Skorjanec, Janette Manrara, Giovanni Pernice, British National & IDU World Ballroom Champions Warren & Kristi Boyce plus Argentine Tango stars Leandro Palou & Maria Tsiatsiani – see them perform up close & personal, learn to dance with them and hear all about their Strictly journeys. Join the stars for a Strictly experience unlike any other….

Situated in picturesque Old Windsor is the historic Beaumont Estate. This magnificent Principal Hayley 4* Hotel incorporates state of the art facilities, stunning ballrooms, wonderful architecture and beautiful bedrooms & restaurants – all set in spectacular and extensive grounds.

Enjoy dance lessons with the stars plus 3 days of fabulous dance showcases from the stars of TV

For more info & to book your places checkout


Come and sing!
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/come-and-sing/
Saturday April 22nd 2017
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Charvil Village Hall
Park Lane
Charvil
Berkshire
RG10 9TR

Fun singing afternoon for female voices. We will be singing a medley of songs from Les Miserables the movie arranged for 2-part choir. Session led by local teacher and choir director Suzanne Newman. £10 which includes music and refreshments


Berkshire Events tribute to ABBA plus DJ
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/berkshire-events-tribute-to-abba-plus-dj/
Saturday April 29th 2017 - Sunday April 30th 2017
7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Bracknell Leisure Centre
Bagshot Road
Bracknell
Berkshire
RG12 9SE

You asked for them, we’ve scoured the UK to find the best..

Berkshire Events present ABBAHOLICS. A four-piece ABBA tribute band followed by a 70s disco to party with your flares!

ABBAholics are an amazing full 4 piece covering all your favourite ABBA tracks both looking and sounding amazing.
Alongside the band, we keep the dance floor full with our awesome DJ, we look forward to another amazing night with you all at Bracknell Leisure Centre.

*New ticket structure for 2017*

Tickets are from just £6 per person
Structure as follows:
Entry only (No seats) £6 per person
Reserved seating with table £10 per person
Book a table of 10 for just £85.00

Whether you’re just friends or a local group looking for a great nigth out, this is YOUR NIGHT..
Book now.

Doors open 7:30pm
Food available to purchase from bar before 9pm
Tickets on sale now by phone and on line shortly.


Newbury Rotary Fun Spring Quiz Night
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/newbury-rotary-fun-spring-quiz-night/
Saturday April 29th 2017
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Portal Hall
Church Lane
Burghclere

RG20 9HX

Brighten up Spring by joining our Rotary Fun Quiz evening for Rotarians, their guests and all keen quizzers. Venue is at Portal Hall in Burghclere. 19.00 arrival for 19.30 start. Cost £10 includes a fish & chip supper. Private pay bar available on the night. Teams of 8 maximum. Solo guests can join / assemble teams on the night.


Berkshire Events May 2017

Windsor & Eton Super Sprint Triathlon
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/windsor-eton-super-sprint-triathlon/
Saturday May 6th 2017
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Dorney Lake
Court Lane
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 6QP

This events is perfect for anyone looking to get fit or take part in their first Triathlon of the season. Dorney Lake is the perfect venue for a Triathlon.

100% accurate course and 100% traffic free. A fast and fun race. This fun and exciting Triathlon will put you on good form for the coming season.
There will prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall male and female, 1st Junior male and female, 1st Vet male and female.


Windsor Duathlon Series Event 5
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/windsor-duathlon-series-event-5/
Saturday May 6th 2017
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Dorney Lake
Court Lane
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 6QP

The event location is one of the most iconic 2012 London Olympic Games venues, which hosted the rowing and canoe disciplines.

Dorney Lake, Eton College Rowing Centre is conveniently located along the M4 Motorway, only 20 mins from London and 15 mins from the M25 and M40 motorways.

The event will have full car parking facilities available, which will be in operation to allow participants to come and go, whilst the event is still taking place and makes it perfect for spectators and family to attend and soak up the atmosphere.

Food and drinks will also be available through our catering facilities, plus fun and games for kids of all ages
There will prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall male and female, 1st Junior male and female, 1st Vet male and female.


Thames Valley Early Summer Half Marathon
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/thames-valley-early-summer-half-marathon/
Saturday May 6th 2017
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Dorney Lake
Court Lane
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 6QP

If you want to get a personal best Half Marathon this should be the one – it is the flattest course in the UK!!!

The race takes place on very flat, smooth tarmac roads and paths – completely traffic free, comprising of 4.5 loops of scenic Dorney Lake. Chip timing will be in operation for accurate splits and finish times.

The race provides the perfect – and fastest – half marathon in preparation for the 2017 London Marathon, Brighton Marathon & Southampton Marathon.

The minimum age to take part in this event is 17 years old on the day of the event. We also ask that no dogs or prams are taken on the course or event for the health and safety of all participants.
There will prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall male and female, 1st Junior male and female, 1st Vet male and female.


Newbury Rotary Annual Charity Sponsored Walk
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/newbury-rotary-annual-charity-sponsored-walk/
Sunday May 7th 2017
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Snelsmore Common
Wantage Rd
Newbury

RG14

Our “Annual Charity Sponsored Walk” is an event allowing individuals or groups to generate sponsorship income for their own favourite charity, club, school, church etc by walking a route marshalled by the Rotary Club of Newbury.

This year the walk takes place from Snelsmore Common Country Park with an 8 mile or alternative 5 mile walk route. The routes are scenic and interesting almost all of which is on good paths. Just a little is on roads which are in any case quiet. Refreshments will be available on your return.

Details and sponsorship forms are on the Newbury Rotary website
Start between 11.00 and 12.00. If you do not have your own sponsorship you are welcome to enjoy the walk with us for a small donation to Newbury Rotary Charities (include EndPolioNow, West Berks Mencap, West Berks Young Carers, Parkinson’s, The Stroke Association and other local charities)
Snelsmore Common Country Park, West Berkshire
(4 miles NW of Newbury on B4494 (opposite RG14 3BQ – Mary Hare School)


Romeo & Juliet
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/romeo-juliet/
Wednesday May 10th 2017 - Saturday May 13th 2017
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Watermill Theatre
Bagnor
Newbury
Berkshire
RG20 8AE

After great success at The Watermill last year, Paul Hart’s powerful, explosive production of Shakespeare’s immortal tale of an all-consuming love, will return to the theatre before touring nationally and internationally alongside Twelfth Night.
Risking everything, a young couple defy their feuding families and find love on the streets of Verona.
An unforgettable production, Romeo + Juliet features music by Mumford and Sons, Johnny Flynn, The Vaccines, The Civil Wars and Hozier, performed live by the cast.


Newbury Rotary Fun Charity Golf Day
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/newbury-rotary-fun-charity-golf-day/
Thursday May 11th 2017
8:45 am - 7:00 pm
Donnington Valley Golf Club
Snelsmore House
Snelsmore Common
Newbury
RG14 3BG

This increasingly popular fun event is being held for the 7th consecutive year at the picturesque Donnington Valley Golf Club on Thursday 11th May 2017, in aid of Parkinson’s UK Newbury & District Branch and other selected Local Rotary Charities. This year the event is sponsored by Charter Travel.

It is open to teams of four as a full handicap Stableford competition -18 holes of golf followed by a 2 course meal with prize presentation ceremony and a raffle.

Registration at 08.45 with bacon rolls, tea or coffee. First tee off – 10.00.from 1st and 10th tees.
Team registration now open.
Entry cost is £240 per team of 4. Corporate advertising opportunities are also available


Henley Half Marathon Trail Run
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/henley-half-marathon-trail-run/
Sunday May 14th 2017
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Remenham Church Lane
Remenham
Henley-on-Thames
OXON
RG9 3DB

The Henley Half Marathon Trail Run is now in its 5th year. If you have never visited the beautiful Henley On Thames, this could be the perfect opportunity. Take part in these scenic Trail Runs that start and finish by the Temple Island Meadows – The Official Start line for the Royal Henley Rowing Regatta.

If you have time, when you run, jog or walk to keep looking around, you will see some of the best views around Henley and the surrounding areas.

The event is not designed to be a gruelling cross country through deep mud and puddles, but aims to be a fun, friendly and fast trail run along one of England’s most historic courses. We hope that our onsite facilities, commentary and music provide plenty to keep other halves and little ones entertained, ensuring a day out for all the family while you run.

The official cut off time to complete the Half Marathon event is 3 hours 30 minutes, making the event achievable, even if you decide to mix walking with jogging along the course. There is a minimum participant age of 17 for this event. For participant health and safety, we also ask that there are no prams or dogs taken out on the course.


Henley 10km Trail Run
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/henley-10km-trail-run/
Sunday May 14th 2017
9:40 am - 3:10 pm
Remenham Church Lane
Remenham
Henley-on-Thames
OXON
RG9 3DB

The Henley 10km Trail Run is now in its 5th year. If you have never visited the beautiful Henley On Thames, this could be the perfect opportunity. Take part in these scenic Trail Run that starts and finishes by the Temple Island Meadows – The Official Start line for the Royal Henley Rowing Regatta.

If you have time, when you run, jog or walk to keep looking around, you will see some of the best views around Henley and the surrounding areas.

The event is not designed to be a gruelling cross country through deep mud and puddles, but aims to be a fun, friendly and fast trail run along one of England’s most historic courses. We hope that our onsite facilities, commentary and music provide plenty to keep other halves and little ones entertained, ensuring a
out for all the family while you run. There is a minimum participant age of 16 for this event. For participant health and safety, we also ask that there are no prams or dogs taken out on the course.
There will prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall male and female, 1st Junior male and female, 1st Vet male and female


Royal Windsor Half Marathon River Trail Run
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/royal-windsor-half-marathon-river-trail-run/
Sunday May 21st 2017
8:30 am - 12:30 pm
Alexandra Gardens
Barry Avenue
Windosr
Berkshire
SL4 1QX

The Royal Windsor Half Marathon River Trail Run creates the perfect opportunity to experience the historically picturesque Thames Valley. With an idyllic start and finish at the foot of Windsor Castle, a royal home and fortress for over 900 years, the entirely flat river route guides you upstream to Maidenhead before heading back towards Windsor.

Mainly run along river trail paths, the course incorporates many of the key landmarks that have made Royal Berkshire and its surrounding area so famous. It is an absolute must for anyone looking for a break from the pavement grind and a change of scenery.
Our waved-start format creates a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, limiting any participant congestion along the route. As this is a trail run it does not have a certified distance, but is still accurately measured the same as all of our other events.
There will prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall male and female.
Bespoke Medals for ALL finishers.Please see website for further updates


Royal Windsor 10km River Trail Run
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/royal-windsor-10km-river-trail-run/
Sunday May 21st 2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Alexandra Gardens
Barry Avenue
Windosr
Berkshire
SL4 1QX

The Royal Windsor 10km River Trail Run creates the perfect opportunity to experience the historically picturesque Thames Valley. With an idyllic start and finish at the foot of Windsor Castle, a royal home and fortress for over 900 years, the entirely flat course guides you along the River following the scenic trails with some fantastic views of the surrounding areas.

Run along river trail paths, the course incorporates many of the key landmarks that have made Royal Berkshire and its surrounding area so famous. It is an absolute must for anyone looking for a break from the pavement grind and a change of scenery.

The event is not designed to be a gruelling cross country through deep mud and puddles, but aims to be a fun, friendly and fast trail run along one of England’s most historic courses. We hope that our onsite facilities, commentary and music provide plenty to keep other halves and little ones entertained, ensuring a day out for all the family while you run. There is a minimum participant age of 16 for this event. For participant health and safety, we also ask that there are no prams or dogs taken out on the course.

There will prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall male and female, 1st Junior male and female, 1st Vet male and female.
Bespoke Medals for ALL finishers.Please see website for further updates.


House and Garden
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/house-and-garden/
Thursday May 25th 2017 - Saturday July 1st 2017
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Watermill Theatre
Bagnor
Newbury
Berkshire
RG20 8AE

In the unique setting of The Watermill, Alan Ayckbourn’s pair of linked comedies will be performed simultaneously by the same cast between the theatre and a marquee in its beautiful gardens. With hilarious consequences, one character’s entrance to House is another’s exit from Garden in this fast-paced duo of plays!
At the Platt country manor, whilst womanising landowner Teddy Platt eagerly awaits the arrival of an old friend in the house, in the garden, preparations for the annual village fete are well underway.
Amidst the manicured setting, gossip, affairs and petty feuds run rife and with a host of colourful characters and troubled couples mingling throughout the day, tensions run higher still into the night.
This will be the first time that Ayckbourn’s play has been performed both inside
and out, promising to be a very special production that will be epic and intimate in equal measure.
Elizabeth Freestone has directed for the RSC and Shakespeare’s Globe and makes her debut at The Watermill Theatre.
Dress warmly to enjoy the experience of watching great theatre in two locations.
“You look a bit – overdressed. For a garden fete.”
Directed by Elizabeth Freestone
Please note performances will be at 2pm and 7pm


Berkshire Events June 2017

The Gingerbread Man
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/the-gingerbread-man/
Saturday June 3rd 2017
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
The Watermill Theatre
Bagnor
Newbury
Berkshire
RG20 8AE

Adapted and performed by Lizzie Lewis
“Run, run as fast as you can, you can’t catch me I’m the Gingerbread Man.”
Georgie the Gingerbread Man has a lot on his plate! He needs your help as he ventures through the woods, encountering many a furry friend along the way. Will he escape? Find out on this interactive adventure!
Suitable for families and children aged 2 to 6. Performances take place in the Lily Pond Conservatory.
Tickets £6


WINDSOR 5K / 10K / Pretty Muddy 5K
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/windsor-5k-10k-pretty-muddy-5k/
Saturday June 3rd 2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
ROYAL WINDSOR RACECOURSE
Maidenhead Road
Windsor
Berkshire
SL4 5JJ

Cancer Research UK’s Race for life is a series of women-only events raising money for research into all 200 types of cancer. Since 1994, women of all ages and fitness levels across the UK have come together at these inspiring events to walk, jog or run to help beat cancer.

Some of our Race for Life women take part in celebration of surviving a cancer experience. Others take part in memory of a loved one or to give hope to a cancer-free future. But all of you share a common goal: to raise money for Cancer Research UK’s groundbreaking work and to help save more lives.


Marlow Classic Half Olympic Distance Triathlon
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/marlow-classic-half-olympic-distance-triathlon/
Sunday June 25th 2017
5:00 am - 11:00 am
Higginson Park
Lower Pound Lane
Marlow

SL7 2AE

This is the 9th year of the Marlow Sprint & Olympic Distance Triathlon, consisting of a river swim, cycling and running. The event has attracted 1000s of participants over the year and is open to all levels of participant and encourages first time triathletes to the event.

The Swim course is in the River Thames. It is designed to make even the weakest swimmer get a fast swim split.

The Bike course for the Olympic Distance is 37km and is undulating, but otherwise it is flat and fast. The Sprint Distance bike course is 24.5km – It is out and back and only has two hill, but again is otherwise fast and flat.

The Run course for the Olympic Distance is a 2 Lap 5km route on Tarmac and Grass Footpaths. It meanders back towards Marlow and into the finish at Higginson Park from the river tow path. The Sprint Distance is just a 1 Lap 5km route.
There will prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall male and female, 1st Junior male and female, 1st Vet male and female.
Bespoke Medals for ALL finishers.Please see website for further updates


Marlow Classic Sprint Distance Triathlon
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/marlow-classic-sprint-distance-triathlon/
Sunday June 25th 2017
5:30 am - 11:00 am
Higginson Park
Lower Pound Lane
Marlow

SL7 2AE

This is the 9th year of the Marlow Sprint & Olympic Distance Triathlon, consisting of a river swim, cycling and running. The event has attracted 1000s of participants over the year and is open to all levels of participant and encourages first time triathletes to the event.

The Swim course is in the River Thames. It is designed to make even the weakest swimmer get a fast swim split.

The Bike course for the Olympic Distance is 37km and is undulating, but otherwise it is flat and fast. The Sprint Distance bike course is 24.5km – It is out and back and only has two hill, but again is otherwise fast and flat.

The Run course for the Olympic Distance is a 2 Lap 5km route on Tarmac and Grass Footpaths. It meanders back towards Marlow and into the finish at Higginson Park from the river tow path. The Sprint Distance is just a 1 Lap 5km route.
There will prizes for 1st, 2nd, 3rd Overall male and female, 1st Junior male and female, 1st Vet male and female.
Bespoke Medals for ALL finishers. Please see website for further updates


Marlow Classic Half Iron Distance
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/marlow-classic-half-iron-distance/
Sunday June 25th 2017
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Higginson Park
Lower Pound Lane
Marlow

SL7 2AE

The Fugitive Triathlon 2017 Half Iron Distance in Marlow. This event is only long distance in the Thames Valley which will see record numbers of participants race against the clock.

Are you a Fugitive? The Fugitive Half Iron Distance gives you the chance to make a run for it and escape, racing only against the clock to see if you will get caught before its too late.

With only the fastest over the line, before the cut off, only becoming free to runaway with a bespoke finishers medal and the honour of being from captivity.

The event is set to attract over 700 participants, as the world of endurance sports and triathlon creates massive demand for longer distance events over the shorter distances that have originally formed this great sport.

The swim is a 1900 metre one lap course in the River Thames and is designed to make even the weakest swimmer get a fast swim split.

The Bike course is 85.6km with a very popular 3 Lap course on the far end of the route.

The Run is 4 laps of 5km route on Tarmac and Grass Footpaths and meanders back towards Marlow and into the finish at Higginson Park from the river tow path.
Please see website for further updates


Berkshire Events July 2017

Nesting
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/nesting/
Tuesday July 4th 2017 - Saturday July 8th 2017
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
The Watermill Theatre
Bagnor
Newbury
Berkshire
RG20 8AE

“That’s where we differ then. I buy it and keep it. You don’t buy it. But neither of us likes throwing away.”
Linda is a self-confessed ‘collector’. She has all the necessities: broken umbrellas to match any outfit, unopened Amazon parcels delivered in 2012, shoes that
don’t fit but were a bargain at 75 percent off and trainers because, one day, she will definitely take up running. To add to her collection there
is Toby, an affectionately named rat who has taken up residence in her home.
With the arrival of Jonathan, a man who can’t sleep if the sponge is in the wrong place by the kitchen sink, comes a more life-changing situation than Linda could ever have imagined. The journey that follows is one of love, loss and an infatuation with Stevie Wonder memorabilia.
A poignant new play by Ellen Robertson, Nesting is a funny and moving look at compulsive behaviour and finding love in the most unlikely of places


VitalityMove Windsor Great Park
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/vitalitymove-windsor-great-park/
Sunday July 9th 2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Windsor Great Park
Windsor
Berkshire

SL4 2HT

The brainchild of Jessica Ennis-Hill, VitalityMove is a big day out for all the family, combining her passion for both music and running.
VitalityMove at Windsor Great Park will provide the platform for both families and committed runners to get involved with from 1 mile fun-runs, to the more traditional 5k and 10k distances – all themed to music designed to keep you moving by DJ Trevor Nelson.
Under the shadow of the famous view of Windsor Castle, the Long Walk in Windsor Great Park is the location for the second VitalityMove event.
A one-mile musically themed run (or walk or dance) suitable for all ages & abilities
In the lead up to the event, we will be asking you as participants what music you’d like to hear all the way around this flat one-mile course. Will it be ‘90’s pop (think Spice Girls & Take That), Britpop (think Oasis, Pulp or Blur), the latest pop (think Little Mix & Shawn Mendes) or even the best of ABBA…? You name it, we’ll aim to play it!

5k

An undulating run through the venue grounds
Suitable for both beginners and more serious runners

10k

An undulating run through the venue grounds with views over Windsor Castle Great Park. Suitable for those stepping up to a 10k for the first time and more serious runners.

Music miles will have several starts across the day, with the starts for the 5k and 10k setting off in both the morning and afternoon. You can choose how many distances to tackle, and for the music miles, you can choose to do whichever one you want to on the day!

Purchase of an event pass will give you entry to two music miles where you can run, walk or dance your way around the musical mile-long course, with the option to add on 5k and 10k challenges. You will also receive:
• A music-themed medal
• Entry to the event village and music by legendary DJ Trevor Nelson
• Access to the Field of Fun & the chance to participate in the free activities on offer
• Access to the food village


Bastille Day Reading
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/bastille-day-reading-2/
Saturday July 15th 2017 - Sunday July 16th 2017
10:30 am - 5:30 pm
Forbury Gardens
Reading
Berkshire

RG1 3EH

Celebration la fete de la bastille 15h 16th july forbury garden family fair with hobbycraft, decathlon, the str NAO the french robot , music band , french singer , petanque , cider . Cheese ., charcuterie , master crepe , Tartiflette and more bienvenue welcome


Berkshire Events August 2017

Retro festival
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/retro-festival-2/
Friday August 11th 2017 - Sunday August 13th 2017
All Day
Newbury Showground
Priors Court
Hermitage
Berkshire
RG18 9QZ

This year we have three amazing themed areas around stages, the Vintage Social at the Spitfire Pavilion and Garden Party The Black Hangar Rock n Roll stage dedicated all weekend to Rock n Roll in all its variations, and the Ricky Tick Mod Stage dedicated to the Rhythm and Blues, Soul and Mod sounds and clubs of the 60’s onwards..
The Arena will provide the mobile Showcase for the hundreds of classic and vintage cars, caravans, military vehicles and steam engines, with miniature engines steaming all over the site offering young and old rides around the Festival.Live music, dancing, great food, vintage fashion
Open 6pm Friday till 6pm sunday


The Royal Berks Charity Soapbox Challenge
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/the-royal-berks-charity-soapbox-challenge/
Saturday August 19th 2017
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Englefield Park
Englefield
Theale
Berkshire
RG7 5EN

The Royal Berkshire Charity (RBC) is delighted to introduce a new and exciting event to its 2017 fundraising calendar – The RBC Soapbox Challenge.

On Saturday 19 August, amateur drivers will drift their homemade soapbox vehicles down the track at Englefield Park, near Theale in a bid for the coveted first place.

The non-motorised racing event will challenge entrants to design and build imaginative soapbox dream machines to race in two timed runs down the course. Each machine will be hand-made and fuelled by nothing but courage, adrenaline, and the force of gravity. The fastest cart will be the winner!
Entry to the event is £100 per team for seniors (18+ years); £50 for juniors (12 to 17 years). As this is a fundraising event, the RBC ask that participants also try and raise as much sponsorship as they can for their chosen cause.

Spectators will pay a nominal charge of £5 which will cover entry to the event and car parking


Berkshire Events September 2017

The Royal County of Berkshire Show
http://www.berkshireeventsguide.co.uk/events/the-royal-county-of-berkshire-show/
Saturday September 16th 2017 - Sunday September 17th 2017
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Newbury Showground
Priors Court
Hermitage
Berkshire
RG18 9QZ

The Royal County of Berkshire Show is an annual agricultural show in Berkshire, The farming community’s much loved end-of-season Show. The Royal County of Berkshire Show is one of the area’s most anticipated events, taking place just outside Newbury and drawing crowds from far and wide


Berkshire Events Guide

Ascot,Bracknell,Crowthorne,Earley,Eton,Hungerford,Maidenhead,Newbury,Reading,Sandhurst,Slough
Thatcham, Windsor,Wokingham,Woodley

Berkshire Events What’s on guide to local events around Berkshire family days out, food festivals, car boot sales, carnivals, wedding fairs, shows, free and cheap events