Classes, Clubs and Societies

Here are just a few of the many clubs and societies in and around Basildon: 


2nd Goring and Streatley Scout Group


A friendly and family oriented traditional Scout Group that caters for boys and girls from six years old up to adults in the Oxfordshire and Berkshire area.

AFC Whitchurch

Under 18's football club based in Whitchurch on Thames. League home games played at Basildon Village Hall.

The Basildonians

Friendly amateur dramatics group based in Upper Basildon.

Basildon Badgers FC

Fun football for kids at the recreation ground every Saturday from 9am.  

Basildon Barbarians FC

Football club playing in the Reading and District Sunday League

Basildon WI

Meets on the second Tuesday of each month at St Stephens. Visitors always welcome.

Basildon Youth Club    

Open to all aged 10 to 14 years, every Monday between 6.30pm and 8.30pm at the village hall (term-time only).  Loads of activities every week and a tuck shop on site loved by all who attend!

The Chatterbox

We are a new, small group of ladies meeting in the church centre once a month for a cup of tea, and piece of cake and a chat.  If any other ladies or gentlemen would like to join us you would be made very welcome. We meet on the 2nd Thursday of each month between 2.30 and 4pm and the only charge is £1. Please come along, or contact Val Broadbent (01491 672328) if you want to find out more.

Horticultural Society

The BHS aims to provide a social environment for people of all ages to learn about different aspects of gardening and generally improve their skills.

Inspirations School of Dance

Dance lessons for children of all ages held weekly at Basildon Village Hall.


Fun Science classes for pre-schoolers every Thursday at Basildon Village Hall. Visit for more information.

Monkey Music

Monkey music classes every Wednesday morning at Basildon Village Hall. Jiggety Jig for 2&3 year olds at 10.10am, Heigh-Ho from 12 months at 10.50 and Rock 'n' Roll for babies from 3 months at 11.30am. Contact Val on 01635 860959 for further details.


Royal Berkshire Shooting School


Reading & District Natural History Society (meets in Pangbourne)

Table Tennis

Club meets every Friday between 8-10pm at the village hall. (next meeting 7th October 2016)

Tai Chi & Qigong Classes

Local Tai Chi and Qigong classes in Goring, Streatley and Pangbourne.

Tennis Club

Friendly, village club.  Newcomers always welcome.         

West Berks Countryside Society Conservation group in West Berks. Publishes Upstream.  New volunteers always welcome.

Yoga Classes   

Suzanne runs her popular yoga class every Tuesday afternoon at the Village Hall from 1.30pm.

Yoga for fitness

Ben is a Yoga Alliance 500hr registered yoga teacher who runs classes based on a body awareness, dynamic alignment and very practical style of yoga. She teaches at the hall on Tuesday evenings. Come along, it's fun! First session £5 then £9 drop in or £7 with a block booking. 


If you would like to see information about your particular group appear here, or a link to your own website to be included, please Contact Us with the details and we will get in touch with you.

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