Saturday 23rd June 2019 – East Reading Festival

In a new approach to interacting with the community, BAS will be participating in the East Reading Festival on June 23rd, and would like some help from members to look after the stall on the day.  Please see below a message from Alison McQuitty and reply if you are able to come, even for just an hour or two.  

“Your Society needs you ! We will be coordinating a “Big Tent” at the East Reading Festival ( which takes place on June 23rd 12.00-18.00 in Palmer Park. This stall is all about raising awareness of and enthusiasm for archaeology and heritage and will involve several other organisations that protect, investigate and curate archaeology & heritage in the county.

If you can spare an hour or more on the day to help with building up or taking down the stall (from 09.00 or after 18.00), or handing out leaflets, or supervising activities – and above all being enthusiastic about the society – please contact John Sharpe on Please specify your contact details and an approximate time when you can help on the 23rd June