River heritage walks with Two Rivers Press

14 September 2017

Join authors Adrian Lawson and Geoff Sawers for a walk along a majestic stretch of the Thames to learn more about Reading’s waterways flora and fauna , history and heritage. Adrian and Geoff have jointly authored Two Rivers Press 2017 publication, ‘The Shady Side of Town: Reading’s Trees’ which tells stories of the natural wonders … Read More

Beautiful Creatures Theatre presents Echoes Around View Island

12 September 2017

Take a promenade across Caversham Lock and re-discover View Island, surrounding yourself with the watery words of poetry, prose and song from performances of the past. With a map and individual audio equipment, take a secret journey around View Island whilst you are immersed in classic and contemporary texts, chosen to reflect specific locations on … Read More

Stunning Reading schools artwork at Rivers of the World exhibition

5 September 2017

An exhibition of the stunning art work of pupils from six secondary schools in and around Reading will take place as part of the Reading-on-Thames Festival this month in Reading. Inspired by our local rivers and in partnership with schools in Nepal, Rivers of the World is an international art and education project delivered by … Read More