Planned Events for 2022

6 April from 1:30 Abbey Baptist Church.

AGM followed by the High Sheriff of Berkshire 2021-22 reflections on his year and the groups and places he has visited.  Report & Accounts https://www.readingcivicsociety.org.uk/annual-general-meeting-2020/ More on What is the role the High Sheriff ? Come and meet him to find out. Tickets, Wed 6 Apr 2022 at 13:30 | Eventbrite

Willie Hartley Russell MVO DL The High Sheriff of the Royal County of Berkshire

Thursday 28 April Make Tracks to Haslams for the launch of Look Draw Build@Reading Station.

The project is funded by Great Western Railways, sponsored by Haslams Estate Agents and supported by Network Rail, Stantec, Weston & Co architects, and ‘Construint a la Sala’- Barcelona. Further information Look Draw Build@ReadingStation – Reading Civic SocietyReading Civic Society

Capacity is very restricted so attendance is by invitation only.

14 May from 13:30 pm Abbey Baptist Church

The Rise and Fall of Biscuit Town: Developing and Redeveloping Huntley & Palmers Biscuit Factory 1800-2000 by Joe Doak. This will be advertised on Whats on Reading and Eventbrite and invitations sent to members.

Thursday 19 May the Book launch . The Gentlemen Danes of Reading by John Nixon.

To be held at Haslams Estate Agents. Capacity is very restricted to attendance is by invitation only.

4th June – we will have a stand at Waterfest. Reading Water Fest 2022 Date Announced

Being explored

A traditional “Slide show” of images of Reading taken in the 1960s by former member Grahame Rose

Memorials, Heritage Assets & Public Art – results of the survey on behalf of RBC Richard Bennett.

The Duke of Wellington, a Life of Service Brig Michael Aris CBE DL & Richard Bennett DL

Heritage Open Days 9-18 Sept

Probably at Thames Lido

10& 16 September. Guided walk of the Mount, Redlands & Alexander Road Conservation areas led by Terry Dixon & Richard Bennett

Dates to be announced

Georgian Reading – John  Missenden

Buckler Cars – David Montomery, Registrar Buckler Cars.

Autumn Events in Haslams – Date to be announced.

Autumn Events in Haslams - Date to be announced.

The story of the Victoria Cross by Michael Naxton Curator Emeritus the Ashcroft Collection.