What's On?


13th February

compiled by
Newbury & District
Arts Association
West Berkshire Museum

  13 February

In Praise of Apples


doors 6:30pm

The talk by Charlotte Popescu, author of The Apple Cookbook, will include the social history and history of apples with lots of information on apple varieties and the best tasting apples.

Tickets are £5

Berkshire Family History Society

  13 February

Lord Craven of Hamstead Marshall and his trouble with the Commonwealth

talk by Manfred Brod


Most royalist nobility lost their estates in the Civil War, but Lord Craven of Hamstead Marshall was an exception. Dr Manfred Brod, a historian who specialises in early-modern Berkshire, will explain how the extensive Craven land-holdings were regained.

Newbury Branch meeting at Shaw Church Hall in Church Lane, Shaw RG14 2DR. Doors open from 7.10 and meetings start at 7.30 pm. Non-members invited to contribute £3 to costs. Free parking, and refreshments.

New Era Players

  17 Feb - 17 Mar

A Coastal Perspective

paintings by Marion Royle


Evocative paintings in oil and cold wax by Marion Royle. Open Mornings (10.30 to 12 noon) on Sunday 17th February, Saturday 23rd February, and Sunday 17th March. Other times by arrangement with the artist.

Email marionroyleart@gmail.com 

Website www.thelocalartscene.com/artist-marion-royle-lymington-uk

is supported by:
West Berkshire District Council