Event cancellations and postponements due to Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Cancelled - activities that are cancelled and won't be re-arranged

Name of EventLocationOriginal event date 
Readipop FestivalChristchurch Meadows10-12 July
BHF London to Reading Bike Ride Christchurch Meadows21st March
Carters Steam Fair Prospect ParkEaster Holiday Period
Boot sales Prospect ParkWeekly through April and potentially May
CAMRA Beer Festival Hills MeadowMay
Outdoor Cinema  Abbey Ruins / Caversham CourtVarious Dates through May & June 
Beanpole DayCaversham Court Gardens18th April 2020
Reading UK CIC - Chilli FestMarket Place20th June
Reading UK CIC - Eat Reading LiveBroad Street30th and 31st May
Union May Day EventForbury Gardens2nd May 2020
RBC - VE Day 75Forbury Gardens & Broad St8th May
RBC - Reading Childrens FestivalMultiple venuesSaturday 9 - Sunday 31 May
RBC - Forbury FiestaForbury GardensSaturday 9 May
RBC - Water FestAbbey Ruins / Kennet WalkSaturday 13 June
RBC - Armed Forces DayForbury GardensSaturday 27 June
RBC - Forbury Band ConcertsForbury GardensEvery Sunday 7th June - 6th Sept 
Reading Museum - School visitsReading Museum17/03/2020 - 20/04/2020 
Reading Museum - Talks, Tours & WorkshopsReading Museum & Abbey Quarter17/03/2020 - 20/04/2020 
Reading Museum - Childrens ActivitiesReading Museum 17/03/2020 - 20/04/2020 
Reading Museum - other activitiesReading Museum17/03/2020 - 20/04/2020 

Reading Libraries

- Rhymetimes

CentralWeekly on Monday, Thursday & Saturday


- Russian Rhymetime

Weekly on Tuesdays


- Bulgarian for under 5's

- &/or Italian

- &/or German

- &/or Finnish rhymetime

Weekly on alternate Saturdays
Central - Hindi RhymetimeWeekly on Thursday
Battle 3 X Weekly 
WhitleyWeekly on Tuesday & Thursday?
All other branches tbctbc

Reading Libraries

- Storytimes (most branch libraries tbc)

Caversham LibraryWeekly on Thursday
Battle libraryWeekly X3
All other branches tbctbc

Reading Libraries

- Clubs (most branch libraries tbc)

Central library Board-game clubWeekly on Tuesdays
Whitley - Connect & PlayWeekly on Thursday
Southcote - board game clubEvery other Saturday
Central - Coding ClubSaturday
Central - Recycling clubSaturday
All other branches tbctbc

Reading Libraries

- coffee mornings (most branch libraries tbc)

Central Weekly on Mondays
Southcote libraryWeekly on Tuesdays
Whitley Librarylast Tuesday of the month
Battle library3rd Thursday of every month
All other branches tbctbc


Postponed - activities postponed and looking to be rearranged for a later date

Name of EventLocationOriginal event date 
Blue Collar Street Food Festival Forbury Gardens16th - 19th April 
Reading Sports AwardsHilton Hotel5th June
Earth Living Festival Caversham Court6th & 7th June 
Park United reformed Church Choir in the Park Palmer Park30th May
All grass roots football until further noticeAll parksongoing
RBC - Community WalksAll parksongoing
Berkshire Renegades (American football)     TrainingProspect Parkongoing
Reading UK CIC - Reading Cultural AwardsHilton Hotel22nd June


Changes to Activity and/or awaiting confirmation

Name of EventLocation
Park Run Various
RBC - Street PartiesVarious
RBC - Leisure & Recreation Service Various



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