Forthcoming events and attractions in and around Purley on Thames which may be of interest to residents.  Links, if present, will take you to either the website of the organiser or to a page with more information.

If you would like to include an event on this page, please send details to asstclerk@purleyonthames.net.  Purley on Thames Parish Council will be the sole arbiter on what is published.

Date Event
Weds 16 October 2019 Purley Horticultural Society
7.30pm for 8.00pm start
Talk by George Lockwood
“Plants to encourage wildlife”
Purley Memorial Hall, Glebe Road
Sat 19 October 2019 Writing up your family history
Workshop
11.00am to 1.00pm
Centre for Heritage and Family History (Reading Library)
Fee payable
Thurs 24 October 2019 The history of Reading Gaol
Afternoon talk
2.00pm to 4.00pm
Centre for Heritage and Family History (Reading Library)

Fee payable
Tues 29 October 2019 Drop-in Coffee Morning
Purley Memorial Hall
10.30am to 12.00pm
Sat 2 November 2019 Village Concerts
Acoustic singer-songwriter Kitty Macfarlane
8.00pm (doors and bar open at 7.00pm)
St Mary’s Church Hall
Fee payable
Sunday 3 November Thameside Fireworks Fiesta
from 5.00pm
organised by Friends of Purley School (FOPS)
Fee payable 
Sat 9 November 2019 Farmers’ and Craft Markets
8.30am to 12.00 noon
The Barn, Goosecroft
Sat 16 November 2019 Pangbourne College Christmas Market
10.30am to 2.30pm
Free entry and parking
Weds 20 November 2019 Purley Horticultural Society
7.30pm for 8.00pm start
Talk by Tony Weston
“Thames Crossings – from a ford to a flight”
Purley Memorial Hall, Glebe Road
Sun 24 November 2019 Christmas Market
organised by Friends of Purley Barn
11.00am to 3.00pm in
The Barn at Goosecroft
Tues 26 November 2019 Drop-in Coffee Morning
Purley Memorial Hall
10.30am to 12.00pm
Sat 14 December 2019 Christmas Farmers’ and Craft Markets
8.30am to 12.00 noon
The Barn, Goosecroft
Weds 18 December 2019 Purley Horticultural Society
from 7.30pm
Christmas Social
Purley Memorial Hall, Glebe Road
Friday 21 February 2020 Bridge Drive
organised by Friends of Purley Barn
1.30pm to 4.15pm in
The Barn at Goosecroft

Please note: Purley on Thames Parish Council is not responsible for the content of third party websites.