The Amazing Bubble Man | Louis explores the breath-taking dynamics of bubbles, combining comedy and artistry with audience participation and enough spellbinding bubble tricks to keep everyone mesmerised.
Rossini Petite messe solennelle| The Festival Chorus, back on spectacular form after their Covid enforced break, will open the Festival with this most joyous and uplifting of works.
Retro Festival | That’s right Retro Festival will be at Newbury Showground 11th-13th August 2023.
Mary Anning The Fossil Woman | More has been written about Mary Anning (1799–1847), the fossil dealer of Lyme Regis, than about any other geologist, apart from Charles Darwin.
In this talk by Nick Young, a range of historic photographs will be shown highlighting some of the buildings, people and events in Thatcham. Some of the buildings survive to this day and some do not, some scenes you may recognise and others you won't believe how much they have changed. Nick Young is a …
The Archaeology of Thatcham | With archaeological remains dating from 7700 BC to the present, Thatcham was listed in the Guinness Book of World Records until 2014 as the oldest continuously inhabited place in Britain.
Complete History of Thatcham| This talk by Nick Young looks briefly at the whole period of human history within Thatcham starting with the Palaeolithic, Old Stone Age, and coming right up to the present
From Dragons to Dinosaurs | A light-hearted ramble by Sue Ellis through the history of dinosaurs, from the 'dragon bones' of the Far East, via Biblical giants, the Crystal Palace statues, the Natural History Museum, and Jurassic Park, to modern discoveries and the origin of birds.
Opera: The Abduction from the Seraglio | You’re a young Spanish lady who’s fallen into the hands, and the harem, of Pasha Selim
Emerald Storm | Slamdunk Entertainment and Adam Garcia present the new Irish Dance sensation Emerald Storm.