This website brings news and information about Caversham businesses, schools, clubs, artists and events together in one place for the benefit of both local residents and visitors. If you would like to add some local information, news or events to this site, please contact us.
Caversham has many independent shops, pubs, supermarkets, clubs, jewellers, hairdressers, banks, estate agents, a library and a lot more with free 2 hour parking behind Waitrose. Stay for a meal and choose from a wide selection of cafes and restaurants catering for every taste.
Caversham is just a 15 minute walk from the centre of Reading, Berkshire in the Thames Valley, click here for a map of the area with parking and travel information.
Award-winning shops, cafes and restaurants in Caversham are getting into the festive spirit by joining a special Late Night Christmas Shopping Fayre on Wednesday 11th December. Click here for our poster.
Many shops will stay open until 9pm and there will be special treats and promotions for customers. Click here for details of participating shops.
The event means shoppers can pick up festive gifts from shops stocking more unusual and special items. And they will be able to browse and buy without the queues, crowds and cars which take the fun out of the festivities in bigger towns and cities.
Outside entertainment will be provided by Reading Theatretrain, renowned local choir, Rivarate, who will be accompanied by the Salvation Army band. Also performing will be the newly-formed Caversham Bargers Choir, as well as members of Sing For Fun who run adult singing workshops at Hemdean House School hall and Reading’s Got Talent 2011 singing finalist.