Meetings & Events


15th September – Treasures beneath our feet

Metal detector James Mather will be talking about ‘Treasures beneath our feet and the Watlington hoard’.

20th October- English Calendar Customs

Jameson Wooders will be talking about English Calendar Customs

17th November – Lands of Reading Abbey

About 30 acres of Purley was donated to Reading Abbey at the end of the 12th Century. This meant that these lands had a very different history from the rest of Purley. John Chapman will summarise this history.

8th December  – Dracula

The Rain or Shine Theatre Company will be putting on their mid-winter performance at The Barn.

15th December – Christmas Party

19th January 2018 – Murder at Reading Gaol

A talk by Angela Buckley

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