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  • Silent disco santa with retro ghetto blaster star sunglasses and santa suit

    This month – December

    December 2019: It's Christmaaaaaas. Pantos, carol concerts, wreath making workshops and lantern parades, this month is a Cadbury's selection box of festive fun.

  • Lapland UK 2019 girl elf witth long blonde hair and rainbow pink and purple skirt

    This month

    November 2019: Seriously, how did we fast forward to November? Load up on mulled wine with Christmas Markets, pop up ice rinks, panto and all the best comedians are lining up with LOLs from Ben Elton to Jack Dee.

  • Fire Garden mArket Place Newbury balls of fire

    This month

    October 2019: Join 500,000 screaming fans at The Rolling Stone's historic Havana gig in a unique, immersive, cinematic concert; Take tea with Miranda Hart at Cliveden and Amelie the musical comes to Reading.

  • 'Sarah Grace Wallerstedt', London, 2018 (c) Tim Walker Studio

    This month

    New season, and September's social scene, includes the cultural glitter ball that is Reading Thames Festival, Cliveden Literary Festival and BalletBoyz all coming to Berkshire this month.

  • People partying at a festival throwing bright coloured powder in the air

    This month

    Loads to do this month… Jessie J headlines at Ascot Racecourse, Gangsta Granny is performed in Cliveden's Water Garden, Ibiza classic at Windsor Racecourse and Wellington Country Fair and Horse Trials wraps up summer.

  • comedian Jen Brister wearing yellow sat under a yellow flower hoop

    This month

    Sun's out and so are you: An event I love, the cultural and comedic highs of Reading Fringe Festival; Dermot O'Leary Djing at Ascot Racecourse; Tom Jones at Newbury Racecourse and all the oars and phwoars at Henley Regatta.

  • Blue Nudes lithograph cutouts The Base Greenham Common

    This month

    Cranking up the socials, June does not disappoint. Gallop to Royal Ascot for pomp, pageantry and hat galore; a brand new Henri Matisse exhibition pops up in Newbury and Artful Dodger play at Ladies Night Windsor Racecourse.

  • This month

    May madness starts right here with the return of Tom Kerridge's food and music festival, Pub In The Park in Marlow; the May Fayres and the Royal Family will be out in forces at The Royal Windsor Horse Show.

  • Mary Quant exhibition V&A London

    This month

    So much going on this April from the Broadway smash hit Avenue Q at The Hexagon Reading, the Mary Quant exhibition opens at the V&A in London plus the best Easter Egg Hunts in Berkshire.

  • This month

    Making plans in March? Julian Clary will ride into Reading on a tsunami of smut, International Women's Day events, Legoland Windsor reopens and much much more.

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