March Events in Berkshire
Spring has sprung
2nd March – 29th March: 10:00 – 16:00
Basildon park is a beautiful setting to get out and search for the first signs of spring by following a trail set out around the parkland.
For more details including entry prices. http://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/basildon-park/
Royal Shakespeare Company – Love Labours Won
4th March: 19:00
The Corn Exchange
Watch the Royal Shakespeare Company perform Love Labours Won on a live broadcast at the Corn Exchange
Tickets: £14.50, Concessions £12.50
Call to book tickets on 0845 5218 218 or book via the website
An Audience with Jon Snow
John O’Gaunt School, Hungerford
Join Jon Snow, longstanding presenter of Channel 4 News at John O’Gaunt School in Hungerford for what will be a fascinating evening.
Tickets are £10 and are available to purchase from John O’Gaunt School office (01488 682400 – please note these will be a 50p booking fee on card transactions) and Hungerford bookshop (01488 683480)
Photograpy Workshop with Bob Brind-Surch
7th March – 8th March 10:00 – 16:00
Wolf Conservation Trust
Learn more about your camera and at the same time take some fantastic photographs of wolves during this workshop with Bob Brind-Surch, professional wildlife photographer and retired teacher with 40 years experience. You will learn about aperture, shutterspeed and ISO and how to use them to really get the best out of your camera and take creative images.
The workshop starts at 10am until 4pm with a more formal classroom element followed by a practical session.
Camera requirements: DSLR, Bridge, Superzoom. Additional long telephoto lenses will be a distinct advantage.
Previous Experience: Suitable for beginners.
Maximum 15 in group – £120 per person. Pre booking required on 0118 971 3330
Mother’s Day Sunday Lunch
Sunday 15th March 2015
Donnington Valley Hotel
Treat Mum to a three course Sunday lunch without lifting a finger.
Join us on Mother’s Day for a celebration Sunday Lunch in our stunning WinePress complete with a spa gift for Mum.
Plus enjoy the extra brownie points for not making a mess in the kitchen!
£28 per person
Children 5 – 16 years, £20 per person
Under 5’s eat free.
Call us to book on 01635 551199
Andy Parsons: Live and Unleashed – But Naturally Cautious
19th March: 19:45
The Corn Exchange
Andy Parsons is back on the road and heading for Newbury with his fifth show” Live and Unleashed – But Naturally Cautious’. Having enjoyed huge success as a writer and performer on television, radio as well as on the comedy circuit. Andy’s fifth tour will be packed with laughs with his brand or sharp witted and edgy comedy.
Call the box office to book your tickets on 0845 5218218 or book via the website
31st March – 11th April
19:30 & 14:30, 18:30 & 13:30
The Watermill Theatre
It’s the 1940’s, women are wearing their hair in victory rolls and dancing with the GI’s whilst Hollywood is booming. The Music scene is booming with swing, Jazz and crooners and we’re off for a toe tapping ride across America.
Monday to Saturday evenings 7.30pm
Thursday and Saturday matineés 2.30pm
Saturday 11 April performances at 1.30pm and 6.30pm
Monday evening, Thursday and Saturday matineés: £15.50 and £14.50
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings: £24, £22, £15
Friday and Saturday evenings: £26.50, £24.50, £16.50
Call: 01635 46044 to book tickets.