BSANA Neighbourhood Association

BSANA AreaHello and welcome to the website for the people who live and work in the Baker Street area of central Reading in Berkshire.
The Baker Street Area Neighbourhood Association (BSANA) has been set up by local people to develop our sense of community and improve our local environment.

Thanks to all who came to the Big Lunch, SGM or helped with the Spruce Up. It all goes to making our neighbourhood a nicer and more friendly area to live in.

Current events Click here for all future events

ZumbaAdd to CalendarMonday, 16 May 2016
Zumba
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm.
Venue: Salvation Army, Anstey Road, RG1 7JR
See venue on map (opens in new window)A total workout, combining all elements of fitness – cardio, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility, boosted energy and a serious dose of awesome each time you leave class.

BSANA Chat & Games nightAdd to CalendarFriday, 20 May 2016
BSANA Chat & Games night
Time: 7:00pm – 10:00pm.
Venue: The Oasis, Baker Street
See venue on map (opens in new window)Come along and have a chat, ask any questions, and help plan BSANA’s activities. Also games evening with a selection of board and card games (just for fun – no gambling).

ZumbaAdd to CalendarMonday, 23 May 2016
Zumba
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm.
Venue: Salvation Army, Anstey Road, RG1 7JR
See venue on map (opens in new window)A total workout, combining all elements of fitness – cardio, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility, boosted energy and a serious dose of awesome each time you leave class.

Give Blood in ReadingAdd to CalendarFriday, 27 May 2016
Give Blood in Reading
Time: 10:00am – 6:30pm.
Venue: Salvation Army, Anstey Road, RG1 7JR
See venue on map (opens in new window)The Blood Service is running a double session at Salvation Army, Anstey Road in Reading, and needs your help. Timings are from 10.30am-1pm and from 2.15-5.15pm.
Ideally you should contact the service by phone to book attendance on: 0300 123 23 23, or you can book via the website.
Do help if you can – you could save someone’s life – please don’t leave it to someone else!

BSANA Chat & Games nightAdd to CalendarFriday, 27 May 2016
BSANA Chat & Games night
Time: 7:00pm – 10:00pm.
Venue: The Oasis, Baker Street
See venue on map (opens in new window)Come along and have a chat, ask any questions, and help plan BSANA’s activities. Also games evening with a selection of board and card games (just for fun – no gambling).

ZumbaAdd to CalendarMonday, 30 May 2016
Zumba
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm.
Venue: Salvation Army, Anstey Road, RG1 7JR
See venue on map (opens in new window)A total workout, combining all elements of fitness – cardio, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility, boosted energy and a serious dose of awesome each time you leave class.

BSANA Chat & Games nightAdd to CalendarFriday, 3 June 2016
BSANA Chat & Games night
Time: 7:00pm – 10:00pm.
Venue: The Oasis, Baker Street
See venue on map (opens in new window)Come along and have a chat, ask any questions, and help plan BSANA’s activities. Also games evening with a selection of board and card games (just for fun – no gambling).

BSANA Big LunchAdd to CalendarSunday, 5 June 2016
BSANA Big Lunch
Time: 12:00pm – 5:00pm.
Venue: Baker Street (between Carey Street and Howard Street)
See venue on map (opens in new window)This is the big one. We close off Baker Street, from Carey Street/Zinzan Street along to Howard Street/Body Road and have a party. Please bring along some food for us all to share. We will provide (soft) drinks, cutlery and crockery. There will be chairs and tables so you can eat your food, chat to your neighbours and enjoy the sunshine. There will also be activities such as live music, Zumba, bouncy castles, swingball, the regular BSANA quiz and, all new this year, a crazy golf course! Opens at Noon, but you are welcome to come any time from 10am and help us set everything up.

Give Blood in ReadingAdd to CalendarMonday, 6 June 2016
Give Blood in Reading
Time: 10:00am – 6:30pm.
Venue: Salvation Army, Anstey Road, RG1 7JR
See venue on map (opens in new window)The Blood Service is running a double session at Salvation Army, Anstey Road in Reading, and needs your help. Timings are from 10.30am-1pm and from 2.15-5.15pm.
Ideally you should contact the service by phone to book attendance on: 0300 123 23 23, or you can book via the website.
Do help if you can – you could save someone’s life – please don’t leave it to someone else!

ZumbaAdd to CalendarMonday, 6 June 2016
Zumba
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm.
Venue: Salvation Army, Anstey Road, RG1 7JR
See venue on map (opens in new window)A total workout, combining all elements of fitness – cardio, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility, boosted energy and a serious dose of awesome each time you leave class.

Oxford Road NAG MeetingAdd to CalendarTuesday, 7 June 2016
Oxford Road NAG Meeting
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm.
Venue: Battle Library, 420 Oxford Road
See venue on map (opens in new window)Neighbourhood Action Group (NAG) is part of a force wide initiative that was established by Thames Valley Police in 2007, that deals with key issues that have been identified by the community after consultation.
NAGs are volunteer working groups made up of representatives from the community. These will include local residents, the Police, Reading Borough Council and other organisations, such as local businesses, community groups, Neighbourhood Watch Groups (NHW), schools and other voluntary organisations.

BSANA Chat & Games nightAdd to CalendarFriday, 10 June 2016
BSANA Chat & Games night
Time: 7:00pm – 10:00pm.
Venue: The Oasis, Baker Street
See venue on map (opens in new window)Come along and have a chat, ask any questions, and help plan BSANA’s activities. Also games evening with a selection of board and card games (just for fun – no gambling).

BSANA Big LunchAdd to CalendarSunday, 12 June 2016
BSANA Big Lunch
Time: 12:00pm – 5:00pm.
Venue: Baker Street (between Carey Street and Howard Street)
See venue on map (opens in new window)This is the big one. We close off Baker Street, from Carey Street/Zinzan Street along to Howard Street/Body Road and have a party. Please bring along some food for us all to share. We will provide (soft) drinks, cutlery and crockery. There will be chairs and tables so you can eat your food, chat to your neighbours and enjoy the sunshine. There will also be activities such as live music, Zumba, bouncy castles, swingball, the regular BSANA quiz and, all new this year, a crazy golf course! Opens at Noon, but you are welcome to come any time from 10am and help us set everything up.

ZumbaAdd to CalendarMonday, 13 June 2016
Zumba
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm.
Venue: Salvation Army, Anstey Road, RG1 7JR
See venue on map (opens in new window)A total workout, combining all elements of fitness – cardio, muscle conditioning, balance and flexibility, boosted energy and a serious dose of awesome each time you leave class.