West Berkshire Museum presents:
In Praise of Apples
West Berkshire Museum, The Wharf, Newbury, Berkshire RG14 5AS
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 (Newbury) presents:
Lord Craven of Hamstead Marshall and his trouble with the Commonwealth
talk by Manfred Brod
Shaw Social Club , Almond Avenue, Newbury RG14 1LU
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.
17 Feb - 17 Mar
New Era Players presents:
A Coastal Perspective
paintings by Marion Royle
New Era Theatre, Wash Common RG14 6NU