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What's on today (Saturday)

Looking for something to do? We've compiled a list of ideas for you

Dan Cooper

Dan Cooper


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Here is a list of the events happening today:

Coffee morning in aid of UNICEF, Newbury Town Hall. 10am-noon. Pop in for a cuppa and slice of homemade cake

And tomorrow, Autumn Deer Safaris, Bucklebury Farm Park. 7am. Call (0118) 971 4002, email or visit

English Civil War Family Fun Day, West Berkshire Museum. 10am-3pm. Drop-in, free

Book signing – Rick Stein at Hungerford Bookshop, 24 High Street, Hungerford. 12.30pm

SEW region AGM Hosted by Newbury Embroiderers’ Guild, St George’s Centre, 206 Andover Rd, Newbury. 1pm-4pm. Celebrate the guild’s 40th anniversary with exhibitions and traders, tea and cakes. The speaker is well-known embroiderer and joint president of the Embroiderers’ Guild Jan Beaney. Tickets £5 from or (01635) 862289 Admission free for members attending the morning AGM (11am).

Mum2mum Market: Baby & Kids nearly new sale, Thatcham Catholic Hall. 10.30am-12.30pm

Beenham Wind Orchestra – a magical evening of Cartoon music. St Mary’s Church, Thatcham. 7.30pm. Tickets £10 in Advance, £12 on the door, under-18s £2. From band members, Lily’s Boutique, Kingsland Centre, Thatcham, or

River Restoration Training Day, Riverside Community Centre car park, Rosemoor Gardens, Newbury. 10am-4pm Restoring the riverbank to avoid siltation and improve habitats for wildlife. Free.

Thatcham Festival Family Nut Hunt, Bowdown Woods. 10am-noon. £4

Molly’s Marvellous Moustache, New Greenham Arts. 11.30am. £9.50. Age guide 3-7. Box office 0845 5218218

MS Awareness Talk by the Multiple Sclerosis Society, Newbury Rugby Club. 10.30am-1pm

Book sale of adult non-fiction, Newbury Library. 9.30am

Saturday Book Group, Newbury Library. 3.30pm-4.30pm. Free drop-in group for adults. This month’s book is I am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

An evening of Burlesque, Corn Exchange, Newbury. 7.45pm. Age 18+. Tickets £26.50. Box office 0845 5218218

Elvis in Trouble – the ultimate show, Arlington Arts, Mary Hare School. 7.30pm. Box office (01635) 244246

Eric Knowles: What’s it Worth?, The Haymarket, Basingstoke. 3pm. Box office (01256) 844244

Faustus – An introduction to traditional folk music, Croft Hall, Hungerford. Workshop 5.15-6.15pm. Show 8pm. History, song dissection and participation. Tickets £15 (workshop included in price) from Hungerford Bookshop, 07590 555877 or online

And tomorrow, Kingsclere Photo Club annual exhibition, Kingsclere Village Club, 35-37 George St, Kingsclere. Saturday 10am-5pm; Sunday 11am-4pm. Have your portrait taken by award-winning photographer Mark O’Leary. Free entry

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