Berkshire Archaeology | An archaeological advice service for Windsor and Maidenhead (ascot, Sunninghill and Sunningdale) , Reading, Bracknell Forest, Slough and Wokingham

berkshire family history societyGet the most from your family history -  with Berkshire Family History Society - helping everyone’s family trees to flourish !


Meetings at 7pm till 9 30pm 3rd Thursday of Sept, Oct, Nov, Feb, March and April. Plus Christmas lunch in Dec and AGM in May.

LET’S SHATTER TWO MYTHS ... YOU DON’T NEED TO HAVE BERKSHIRE ANCESTORS TO BENEFIT... Many with no local ancestors draw actively on society products and services.... AND YOU DON’T NEED TO LIVE IN BERKSHIRE Plenty of members live far beyond its borders, some live overseas.
The society delivers resources and activities to meet the needs of people like you; people researching into families across the UK and overseas (and in Berkshire too). Would these services be useful in your research?


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TWITTER   01344 782970    


From Thursday 5th November 2020, all of the BM music centres will be closed and both lessons and ensembles that usually take place in music centres will return to online Zoom lessons. The timings of most lessons will not change however your teacher will be in touch if a slight change is required.

Berkshire Maestros provides Berkshire's young people with instrumental and vocal tuition  in schools and music centres (for this area, in Windsor and Bracknell) . Established in 1982, it has nearly 8000 students it offers something for everyone, with lessons, ensembles, orchestra and everything from classical to jazz to rock. Visit

 Account Administration / General Enquiries

Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 9am – 5.00pm
Friday: 9am – 2pm
Saturday and Sunday: Closed

0118 901 2370 •



Berkshire Maestros, 100 Cockney Hill, Stoneham Court, Reading RG30 4EZ

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BRACKNELL | Bracknell Music Centre, Open Learning Centre,   Rectory Lane, Bracknell RG12 7GR  Phoebe Wright, Regional Activities Co-ordinator  | 01344 782970 • | Currently:  Bracknell Music Centre, Ranelagh School, Ranelagh Drive,
Bracknell RG12 9DA

The centre office will continue to operate out of the Open Learning Centre, Rectory Lane, Bracknell RG12 7GR until further notice.  For opening hours go to the Bracknell Music Centre page.


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The Berkshire Ornithological Club promotes education and study of wild birds and their conservation in Berkshire. Anyone interested in birds and bird-watching is welcome: beginner or expert, local patch enthusiast or international twitcher. There is a full programme of events, with illustrated talks, normally held  at the University of Reading from October to April, and excursions, including occasional overseas visits, through the year.

Tickets by email  for full booking details and online booking


Bracknell Choral Society performs three major concerts each year and  meets on Wednesday evenings in term time, at Ranelagh School and are a very friendly crowd of some 100 singers.  BCS has just ended our 50th Anniversary Year, having performed with several world-renowned soloists (eg: Dame Emma Kirkby, Andrew Foster-Williams). New singers are always welcome!

For full booking details and online booking, please visit the website,