Amazing outdoor arts opportunity with Walk the Plank

31 August 2017

A great opportunity for anyone interested in outdoor arts performance As part of the Reading-on-Thames Festival 2017, there is an amazing opportunity to work with one of the UK’s leading outdoor arts companies, Walk the Plank on a special outdoor theatrical event in Reading. Walk the Plank are looking for 20 volunteers to interact with the … Read More

Building the largest LEGO® brick Thames model

29 August 2017

The Building Reading-on-Thames LEGO® Brick Big Build Broad Street Mall, 16 & 17 September 2017 As part of the first-ever Reading-on-Thames Festival, Broad Street Mall will be hosting a free, interactive LEGO® brick building extravaganza. LEGO® fans of all ages are invited to help construct the largest LEGO® brick scale model of the Thames in … Read More

Heritage Open Days 2017

23 August 2017

7-10 September 2017 Reading’s annual celebration of its many magnificent heritage locations takes place 7-10 September and coincides with the first ever Reading-on-Thames Festival, which champions Reading’s waterways heritage, as well as the 50th anniversary of the creation of Conservation areas This year, 45 historic locations will be opening their doors for a series of … Read More

Could you volunteer for the Reading-on-Thames Festival?

11 August 2017

If you are missing the arts in Reading and more specifically volunteering and marshalling, then please come and join the Reading-on-Thames Festival team! The  Reading-on-Thames Festival will take place in, on and around Reading’s wonderful waterways between 9 and 17 September. Reading’s early history as a river port was based on the confluence of the rivers Thames and Kennet here, … Read More