Friday, 14 September 2018, 7:30pm: From Abbey to Tapestry – book launch at Waterstones

Waterstones, Broad Street is hosting a double bill celebrating Reading’s heritage in the form of the Bayeux Tapestry replica and the Abbey. With talks from John Painter (author of ‘Reading Abbey and the Abbey Quarter) and Ben Bishop (Reading Museum guide), and opportunities to ask questions and buy books, you are sure to leave knowing more about your town than when you arrived!

Join us for at Waterstones, 89 Broad St, Reading RG1 2AP, UK for the launch of two books about Reading’s cultural heritage.

Time: 7.30pm Friday 14th Sept. The event is free but booking is required. Call: 0118 9581270 or email

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