Events

Puppeteer

Looking for things to do this half term? From family activity days to safaris, puppet theatres to big LEGO builds there should be something to keep the family entertained. Highlights include: – May 30 – June 2 Big LEGO Bricks Build at the Kennet Centre, Newbury – Help create a large LEGO model of Highclere
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Group of people in the Corn Exchnage

From 11.30am to 4pm on Wednesday 17 May, the Corn Exchange, Newbury, in collaboration with West Berkshire Dementia Action Alliance, will be hosting a special dementia awareness event in Newbury’s Market Place. Scheduled to take place during Dementia Awareness Week, the Corn Exchange will be celebrating the creative work of older people, including those living
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Volunteer Performers Required

The Corn Exchange, Newbury are seeking volunteer participants for two of their upcoming outdoor events, Ring Out and BELONGING(s). Ring Out On Monday 29 May, the Corn Exchange and renowned sound artist Ray Lee will transform Newbury’s Market Place with a large scale sound art installation in Ring Out. Mounted on large industrial towers, giant
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Jon Walsh Trio Band

Newbury Jazz & Blues is to be held in the Market Place on July 15th & 16th 2017. A free two-day event featuring 8 bands playing Acoustic & Electric Blues, Jazz and Jazz Swing. Blues and Jazz is well supported in the area by Arts 4 Hungerford, Hungerford Jazz Forum, Arlington Arts and Newbury Corn
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Newbury Spring Festival 2017

The Newbury Spring Festival returns for its 39th year between the 6-20 May 2017. Two weeks of world-class classical music, folk, jazz and cabaret, featuring artists from around the world.   Embracing some of West Berkshire’s most stunning locations, the Festival has become one of the most popular and successful in the South of England. 45
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An arts banner

As part of Greenham: War and Peace, an exciting large scale outdoor event celebrating 20 years of the Greenham Common Trust and the history of the Common. Artist, Ali Pretty, invites community groups and local residents to help design 10 giant silk banners commemorating different stages of the Greenham Common story. These will form part
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Christmas Menus and Parties

If you have been handed the responsibility of organizing this year’s Christmas party or lunch, then finding a Christmas menu that will appeal to everybody is never easy. It’s not quite December and availability may already be an extra hurdle to overcome in pleasing everybody in that quest to pull off and organize the office
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