Jools Holland coming back to Reading

Thursday, November 19 is a blues letter day for fans of one of the most seasoned visitors to The Hexagon – Jools Holland will be returning to Reading with his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra, ready to rock.…

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Reading based basket making course focuses on upcycling

A new course launching at Park URC in east Reading from February 4 will show people how they can make baskets and other containers using recycled materials. Run by a local environmental activist, the course aims to show how everyday items can be reused, rather than going to landfill.…

Cam Cole commands a crowd on the streets of Reading

Those of a more sedate music persuasion could have been forgiven if they thought that Animal from The Muppets had been let loose on a set of drums in town today as Cam Cole brought his own inimitable blend of music to the streets of the Ding.…

Bookface: Chapter Five art book fair

October 12 saw the fifth art book fair at Reading’s Rising Sun Arts Centre. ‘Bookface: Chapter Five’ celebrates handmade books, illustrations and prints all by local artists.…