We organise around 100 events each year for our members to enjoy - here is a sample from our current quarterly programme. Contact us for a copy of the full programme


May 2018

Thursday 3rd - Camping in Cornwall

Camping at the tip of Cornwall. Fantastic beaches and Minack Outdoor Theatre nearby

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Wednesday 9th - Bus aided mystery walk

4 mile walk with optional Pub lunch. Meet late morning at Reading Station Info Desk

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Saturday 12th - Ridgeway Walk

Please come and help at the finish, or even do the 20 mile or 40 mile walk

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Monday 14th - Social – Review of last year

Slide show on what the group has got up to over the past 12 months. New members particularly welcome. Starts 7.30pm in the main hall at rear of Reading International Solidarity Centre (RISC) in London Street, Reading, RG1 4PS

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Wednesday 16th - Winnersh Triangle evening walk

Meet by 7pm outside Winnersh Triangle station for a 3 mile "triangular" walk – mixture of urban and country park paths

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Sunday 20th - Visit to Taplow Court

Meet in afternoon at Taplow Court entrance. Optional lunch at The Feathers, Taplow or bring a picnic

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Saturday 26th - 4 mile walk & pub lunch

Meet late morning at Maltsters Arms, Rotherfield Greys, near Henley

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Wednesday 30th - Evening bike ride

To a pub in the Chilterns. Details nearer the time

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June 2018

Saturday 2nd - RISC Roof Garden visit

Will be open noon to 4pm. Lunch or tea will be available at the RISC Global Café.

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Monday 4th - Social - Lands End to John o Groats walk

Illustrated talk by Jaye Windmill. Starts 7.30pm in the main hall at rear of Reading International Solidarity Centre (RISC) in London Street in Reading

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Saturday 9th - Old Tilehurst Guided Tree Trail

Starting mid morning from Tilehurst station for a guided walk by a member of Reading Tree Wardens

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Saturday 16th - South Coast Beach Clean

Meet early morning at Hengistbury Head car park for a 5.5 mile route along beach to Bournemouth Pier, finishing by 3pm

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Saturday 16th - Reading Abbey Reopening

Morning visit to see the re-opening of Reading Abbey ruins and also “Waterfest”. Street food available afterwards

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Sunday 17th - Day Walk of 13 miles

From Midgham to Newbury via Bucklebury Common. Meet at Reading Station to take the 9:46 train

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Friday 22nd - Talybont on Usk Camping Weekend

Enjoy the Brecon Beacons, canal walks and cycle rides

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Wednesday 27th - Evening bike ride

To a pub in the Chilterns. Details nearer the time

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Friday 29th - Weelend at Eastbourne hostel

Cycling and walking along the coast

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July 2018

Monday 2nd - Social - Hawaii

Illustrated talk on Hawaii. Starts 7.30pm in the main hall at rear of Reading International Solidarity Centre (RISC) in London Street in Reading

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Saturday 7th - Stanley Spencer's Cookham

5 mile walk in Cookham with optional visit to Stanley Spencer Gallery. Take morning train from Reading

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Monday 9th - Fun Swim at Coral Reef in Bracknell

Meet late morning for a swim or Jacuzzi

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Wednesday 11th - Bus aided mystery walk

4 mile walk with optional Pub lunch. Meet late morning at Reading Station Info Desk

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Saturday 14th - 4 mile walk around Knowl Hill

Meet late morning for a walk with optional pub lunch afterwards

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Sunday 22nd - 5 mile morning walk near Hungerford

Taking in Roman Villa and Littlecote Manor. Meet mid morning at car park near Littlecote House Hotel

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Wednesday 25th - Evening bike ride

To a pub in the Chilterns. Details nearer the time

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August 2018

Wednesday 1st - Evening bike ride

To a pub in the Chilterns. Details nearer the time

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Sunday 5th - Day Walk of 8 to 12 miles

Details nearer the day

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Monday 6th - Social - Albania

Illustrated talk on Albania by one of our members. Starts 7.30pm in the main hall at rear of Reading International Solidarity Centre (RISC) in London Street in Reading

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Thursday 9th - Bus aided mystery walk

4 mile walk with optional Pub lunch. Meet late morning at Reading Station Info Desk

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Saturday 11th - Weekend in Pembrokeshire

Staying in the cliff-top Pwll Deri hostel with beautiful views, on the Pembrokeshire coast path

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