BSANA Area

Hello and welcome to the website for the people who live or work in the Baker Street area of Reading in Berkshire.

The aims of the Baker Street Area Neighbourhood Association (BSANA) are to develop our sense of community and improve our local environment. You are invited to get involved or join our mailing list.
Thanks to all who have helped with past events. It all goes to making our neighbourhood a nicer and more friendly area to live in. We look forward to seeing you at future events.

FEATURED EVENT
 

BSANA Open Management MeetingAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Tuesday, 13 November 2018
BSANA Open Management Meeting
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm.
Venue: Salvation Army, Anstey Road, RG1 7JR
An open meeting to discuss the current situation and future plans for BSANA. You are welcome to come along.
Tea / Coffee and biscuits will be provided
The agenda for the meeting is available here.

 
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BSANA Autumn BreakfastAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Saturday, 17 November 2018
BSANA Autumn Breakfast
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm.
Venue: Walford Hall, Carey Street
BSANA and Bench Rest invite you to join us to the first of a series of foodie sessions covering nutritious, lip smacking and yet very accessible dishes.
Using seasonal ingredients, we’ll go through different breakfast alternatives to make the first meal of the day some really to look forward to. You will spend a morning sampling food, socialising with your neighbours and giving your own twists to the proposed recipes. All levels and dietary requirements welcome!

 
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Lunch Club for the over 60'sAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Thursday, 22 November 2018
Lunch Club for the over 60’s
Time: 11:30am – 2:00pm.
Venue: The Pavilion, Oxford Road (bottom of Russell Street)
Two course lunch with tea of coffee (£4)

 

 

BSANA MeetupAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Friday, 23 November 2018
BSANA Meetup
Time: 12:00pm – 2:00pm.
Venue: The Oasis, Baker Street
Come along to the Oasis where there’s a cafe providing teas, coffees, lunch and snacks. Meet other local people and BSANA committee members. For BSANA residents, here’s your chance to directly discuss the issues that affect you. What’s happening? What do you want to happen? What is being done about the area? How can I participate? Remember BSANA is local residents coming together to make our area better for everyone.

 

 

BSANA Chat & Games nightAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Friday, 23 November 2018
BSANA Chat & Games night
Time: 7:00pm – 10:00pm.
Venue: The Oasis, Baker Street
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).

 

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Artisan Community Food FairAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Saturday, 24 November 2018
Artisan Community Food Fair
Time: 9:00am – 12:00pm.
Venue: The Oasis, Baker Street
Eat Local – Love Local
Celebrate great food from local producers.
* Delicious Jams *
* Vegan Goodies *
* Fudge & Confectionery *
* American Pancakes *
* Bread & Bakes & more *
All your favourite artisnal foods are back – every month!

 
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Tuesday Café at the OasisAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Tuesday, 27 November 2018
Tuesday Café at the Oasis
Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm.
Venue: The Oasis, Baker Street
Stop by for a delicious cake and tea and a chat with your neighbours. Cakes from 50p. Always home made.

 

 

Oxford Road Timebank Games MorningAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Wednesday, 28 November 2018
Oxford Road Timebank Games Morning
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm.
Venue: The Pavilion, Oxford Road (bottom of Russell Street)
There is a new Games club at Lifespring church.  Do pop in if you can

 

 

Lunch Club for the over 60'sAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Thursday, 29 November 2018
Lunch Club for the over 60’s
Time: 11:30am – 2:00pm.
Venue: The Pavilion, Oxford Road (bottom of Russell Street)
Two course lunch with tea of coffee (£4)

 

 

BSANA MeetupAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Friday, 30 November 2018
BSANA Meetup
Time: 12:00pm – 2:00pm.
Venue: The Oasis, Baker Street
Come along to the Oasis where there’s a cafe providing teas, coffees, lunch and snacks. Meet other local people and BSANA committee members. For BSANA residents, here’s your chance to directly discuss the issues that affect you. What’s happening? What do you want to happen? What is being done about the area? How can I participate? Remember BSANA is local residents coming together to make our area better for everyone.

 

 

BSANA Chat & Games nightAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Friday, 30 November 2018
BSANA Chat & Games night
Time: 7:00pm – 10:00pm.
Venue: The Oasis, Baker Street
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).

 

 

Tuesday Café at the OasisAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Tuesday, 4 December 2018
Tuesday Café at the Oasis
Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm.
Venue: The Oasis, Baker Street
Stop by for a delicious cake and tea and a chat with your neighbours. Cakes from 50p. Always home made.

 

 

Oxford Road Timebank Games MorningAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Wednesday, 5 December 2018
Oxford Road Timebank Games Morning
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm.
Venue: The Pavilion, Oxford Road (bottom of Russell Street)
There is a new Games club at Lifespring church.  Do pop in if you can

 

 

Lunch Club for the over 60'sAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Thursday, 6 December 2018
Lunch Club for the over 60’s
Time: 11:30am – 2:00pm.
Venue: The Pavilion, Oxford Road (bottom of Russell Street)
Two course lunch with tea of coffee (£4)

 

 

BSANA MeetupAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Friday, 7 December 2018
BSANA Meetup
Time: 12:00pm – 2:00pm.
Venue: The Oasis, Baker Street
Come along to the Oasis where there’s a cafe providing teas, coffees, lunch and snacks. Meet other local people and BSANA committee members. For BSANA residents, here’s your chance to directly discuss the issues that affect you. What’s happening? What do you want to happen? What is being done about the area? How can I participate? Remember BSANA is local residents coming together to make our area better for everyone.

 

 

BSANA Chat & Games nightAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Friday, 7 December 2018
BSANA Chat & Games night
Time: 7:00pm – 10:00pm.
Venue: The Oasis, Baker Street
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).

 

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Castle Neighbourhood Book ClubAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Monday, 10 December 2018
Castle Neighbourhood Book Club
Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm.
Venue: Castle Tap, Castle Hill
Join us for reading and discussing a book each month.

 
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Tuesday Café at the OasisAdd to Calendar See venue on map (opens in new window)Tuesday, 11 December 2018
Tuesday Café at the Oasis
Time: 1:00pm – 4:00pm.
Venue: The Oasis, Baker Street
Stop by for a delicious cake and tea and a chat with your neighbours. Cakes from 50p. Always home made.