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The Watermill - JOURNEY'S END

Just before Germany’s spring offensive in 1918, British officers are in a dug-out on the front line. Keen young officer Raleigh joins the company and finds Stanhope, his old friend, much changed. Trying to create some sort of normality amidst the horror, are Trotter, who is furious about how the war has interfered with his meal times, Hibbert, who is trying to find a way to escape, and Osborne, who would rather be tending to his garden.

(Running until Sat 11 Oct 2014)



Arlington Arts - Danny Bryant

Danny Bryant is going to be performing on the Arlington Arts stage. His musical infusion of rock and blues is a soectacle which you can't see from anyone else, anywhere else. Growing up in Royston, Hertfordshire he developed his passion for playing guitar at 15 and it was only 3 years later, he was a proffesional guitarist. Don't miss out on your chance to see him live!



Arlington Arts - Jo Harman & Company

Last month was described in the Daily Mirror, as part of a half page interview, as 'the finest female soul blues singer in the UK' and her debut album has received consistent international acclaim as well as dozens of 'best of ' awards, internationally. Jo recently signed toV2 (stable mates include Adele, Mumford and Sons, Queens of the Stone Age etc) in Europe and her debut album 'Dirt On My Tongue' recently entered the Netherlands album charts proper.



Arlington Arts - Spin City

The Spin City 'Vintage' End of Year Showcase Join the Spin City students, instructors and a few special guests for our Vintage Themed end of year showcase! You will be dazzled and amazed by a host of performances on aerial silks, aerial hoop, pole and trapeze. From flapper girls to disco, Charleston to 80's rock - this will be an evening to remember!



Corn Exchange - The Falcon’s Malteser

The Falcon’s Malteser follows the adventures of the hopelessly inept private detective Tim Diamond and his sharp witted brother Nick.

The plot sees the Diamond Brothers Detective agency on a thrilling case to discover just what is so important about the box of Maltesers. It features a host of brilliant characters like: The Fat Man (who has lost a lot of weight), Gott & Himmel, Lauren Barcardi, Beatrice von Falkenberg and Betty Cleaner.

Tuesday 7th October 2014 – Wednesday 8th October 2014



New Greenham Arts - Salt House

Acoustic four-piece Salt House are four distinct musical minds from the Scottish music scene. Their sound is earthy, deep-rooted, yet eagerly progressive, built from grassroots folk with contemporary influences.

Their reworking of old ballads sit alongside their own writing with Siobhan Miller’s distinctive voice in a myriad of musical colour and textures.



Michaelmas Fair at Goldwell Park

More than four hundred years of tradition come to Goldwell Park, Newbury. Come and enjoy white knuckle rides and a wider than ever selection of children's rides.Wednesday is half price night and on Friday night there will be a special firework display, which will light the skies at 9pm - not to be missed!

Running until Saturday 18th October 2014.



Racecourse Newbury - Fantastic Friday

One of your last chances to catch Flat racing at Newbury in 2014. Call our Hospitality Team for some great deals in our private boxes on 01635 40015.

Gates Open - 11.30
First Race - 2.10
Last Race - 5.30



Racecourse Newbury - Worthington’s Armed Forces Raceday

A fantastic finale to the Flat season featuring the Group 3 Molson Coors Stakes and the Group 3 Worthington’s Champion Shield Stakes. There’s free entry for Armed Forces, MOD Civil Servants, RBL members and their families to this great family raceday, featuring the Launch of the Berkshire and the Vale of the White Horse Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal. Under 18s go free on a fun day for the family.

Free Premier Enclosure tickets for Armed Forces Personnel must be reserved in advance on 01635 40015 (Maximum of 2 allocated per Military ID number/MOD Civil Service ID Card/RBL Member).

Gates Open - 11.30
First Race - 1.50
Last Race - 5.10



Food Festival 1st - 2nd November

Your Newbury Food Festival is free to the public and features attractions for all the family with a diversity of food and drink offers representing the best of local produce and producers. Taking place in the town centre, Northbrook Street and Batholomew street.



Corn Exchange - The Trench

Inspired by the story of a miner who became entombed in a tunnel during WW1, Les Enfants Terribles tour with their award-winning Edinburgh Fringe sell out show.

Blending live music, puppetry and physical performance, The Trench follows one man's epic journey as he battles for salvation and sanity. As the horror threatens to engulf him the boundaries between reality and fantasy begin to blur as he discovers a strange world beneath the mud and death leaving him to question what's real, what's not and whether it even matters?

Written by Oliver Lansley (BBC2’s Whites, ITV2’s FM and SKY’S Little Crackers) and with music by acclaimed artist Alexander Wolfe.



Corn Exchange - Albert Roux

Chef Albert Roux OBE, KFO the driving force behind such establishments as Le Gavroche (the Queen Mother’s favourite restaurant) which was the first restaurant in the UK to be awarded three Michelin Stars.

In 1952, when Roux’s godfather - a chef for the Duchess of Windsor - secured him a job working at Cliveden for Lady Nancy Astor, the then 18-year-old Roux set off for England.

One of his gifts, he boasts, is the ability to recognise the abilities of those working for him. It’s true that every top chef in the country seems to have passed through his kitchens: including Gordon Ramsay, Pierre Koffman, Marcus Wareing, and Marco Pierre White.



The Watermill - PETER PAN

When the mischievous Peter Pan swoops in with tales of a magical place far beyond London’s starlit sky, what child can resist? Dreaming of fun and tempted by the promise of adventure, Wendy and her brothers journey with Peter to the mystical world of Neverland where children never have to grow up.

Together they explore a land with sparkling mermaids, swashbuckling pirates and a ticking crocodile. With the help of Peter’s band of Lost Boys and a sprinkling of fairy dust, they must brave the perils of Neverland and defeat the villainous Captain Hook.

A classic story of magic, courage and friendship with original music to warm your heart, fly away for an unforgettable adventure in Neverland.

(Running until Sun 04 Jan 2015)



For the Fallen: Music of the First World War

7:30pm, St Nicolas Church

Dupré: De Profundis Elgar: The Spirit of England Holst: Ode to Death Butterworth: The Banks of Green Willow





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