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Photos needed

Filip, Sarah and I are busy plugging away with building the new website. But we need gorgeous photos of the Rising Sun - volunteers, past and present events. All welcome.

Imagining Science: The Symbiosis Project

Sat 15 Mar, 11:00am

Imagining Science are a small group of scientists who are artists, and artists with and interest in science.

Art Market

Sat 29 Mar, 11:00am

The Rising Sun Art Market provides local artists with the opportunity to show and sell their work and for visitors to see a wide range of local arts and meet and talk to local artists. Come and bro

Big Untidy Night Out: A Storytelling Special

Fri 14 Mar, 8:00pm

A mix of music and curious tales featuring the exceptional and death-defying Nathaniel Robin Mann, pagan rockers Spriggan Mist, our very own Ugly Dog Poetry and, from Northampton, the legend that i


Sat 29 Mar, 8:30pm

Pianist/composer John Law's new project, exploring electronic sounds and spontaneous group interaction between keyboards, guitar, pre-composed electronic music scores, underpinned by propulsive dru

Club Velocity: Bear & Woods 'Folk & Roll' EP Launch Gig

Sat 8 Mar, 8:00pm

Bear & The Woods formed in early 2012, with multi-talented musicians Harry Watts and Sam Templeman, members of Reading band South House Daze, and singer-songwriter Bear.

Fiesta Latina

Sat 22 Feb, 9:00pm

Come and join us for our monthly party featuring great Latin music and dancing: expect salsa, tango, bachata. Great atmosphere – a little slice of Latin America in Reading.  

StandUp Cinema: Eight and a Half

Fri 21 Feb, 7:30pm

Federico Fellini. 1963. Fellini’s towering masterpiece. A semi-autobiographical film about the trials and tribulations of film-making.

Milonga Simpatica

Sun 20 Jul, 4:00pm


Milonga Simpatica presents - Tango Select

Sunday 20 July 


Bandorama: Burnt Tomorrow + support

Sat 15 Feb, 8:00pm

A celebration of the birth of Malcolm Unwin, headlined by the legendary Burnt Tomorrow. Featuring support from Sly And The Family Drone, The Cottonettes, and the New Puritans.