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 2019

Saturday 4th - Conservation Activity Day

Work at the Lousehill Copse woodland in Tilehurst from 10am to 3pm.

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Saturday 11th - Ridgeway Walk

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

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Monday 13th - Social - Review of last year

Starts 7.30pm @ RISC rear meeting room in London Road in Central Reading

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Wednesday 15th - Evening bike ride

To a pub in the Chilterns

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Saturday 18th - 4 mile walk

With optional pub lunch around Swallowfield

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Friday 24th - Bank Holiday Trip to Lake District

Staying at Keswick Youth Hostel, nestled among the northern Lake District mountains and lakes

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June 2019

Monday 3rd - Social - "Conservation Biology of the Mauritius Fody"

Illustrated talk by a Reading University PhD Student. Starts 7.30pm @ RISC rear meeting room in London Road in Central Reading

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Wednesday 5th - Bus aided mystery walk

4 mile walk with optional pub lunch. Meet 11.10 at Reading Station Info Desk

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Wednesday 12th - Evening bike ride

To a pub in the Chilterns

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Saturday 15th - 4 mile walk around Eversley

With optional pub lunch

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Sunday 23rd - National Garden Scheme

Visit to Chalk House Green Farm at Kidmore End. Open from 2 to 6pm

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Friday 28th - Camping weekend in South Wales

Staying at a campsite in Talybont-on-Usk. Walking and cycling

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July 2019

Monday 1st - Social - "Hedgehog Rescue Talk"

Presentation by The Yateley Happy Hedgehog Rescue Centre. Starts 7.30pm @ RISC rear meeting room in London Road in Central Reading

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Wednesday 10th - Evening bike ride

To a pub in the Chilterns

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Thursday 11th - Fun Swim

At the Coral Reef in Bracknell

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Saturday 13th - 6 mile circular walk around Thatcham, River Enbourne and Crookham

Meet at Reading Station to catch 10:12 train to Thatcham, bring packed lunch

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Sunday 21st - 4 mile boundary walk

At Basildon Park National Trust property

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August 2019

Tuesday 6th - Social - "Moldova plus Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan"

Talk by one of our members. Starts 7.30pm @ RISC rear meeting room in London Road in Central Reading

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Wednesday 7th - Bus aided mystery walk.

4 mile walk with optional pub lunch. Meet 11.10 at Reading Station Information Desk

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Friday 9th - Camping weekend in South Devon

Convenient for Dartmoor, the River Dart, and beautiful Devon coast walks

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Wednesday 14th - Evening bike ride

To a pub in the Chilterns

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Tuesday 27th - YHA Berwick Upon Tweed Trip

Near the Scottish border and the eastern end of Hadrian’s wall, accessible to Lindisfarne, Bamburgh Castle and Farne Islands

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