Something for everyone at Fair Close

Join our fun activities, have a good time and make new friends

Something for everyone at Fair Close

“My favourite is dancing. I must say it took me back to my youth really.”

Maurice Brown
Fair Close Member

Our activities schedule will enable you to enjoy time with old friends and make new ones with a range of weekly & monthly activities plus exciting entertainment and excursions

Social Activities

Our calendar includes bingo, bowls, quizzes, tea dances, live entertainment, poetry reading, trips and excursions, seasonal events, book club and many more activities

Men’s Shed

Explore your carpentry skills or learn new talents in our fully equipped wood working workshop and find social connection & camaraderie

Creative Activities

Enjoy our regular activities and workshops covering arts and crafts as well as flower arranging

Door to door transport services to the Fair Close Centre

We provide door-to-door transport services from your home to the Fair Close Centre Monday to Friday.  We can pick-up from your home in the Thatcham and Newbury areas for just £4 return.

Call 01635 40488 or email to book


Our Services

Our thriving community hub offers fun, food and friendship for Over 65’s.
We provide a range of services to help you stay healthy, active and social


Get information and advice from our helpful Welfare Officer or join our exercise classes

Salon & Clinic

Explore our range of personal services that are especially designed to take care of you

Meal services

Join us for morning tea, coffee & cake or a nutritious lunch in our community restaurant

Get involved

You can join the Fair Close community by becoming a member, volunteering, or simply donating


For just £25 per year, our members receive special discounts on services and activities

Join our team

Become a Fair Close volunteer and help us make a difference in our community

Make a donation

We rely on fundraising and generous donations from our supporters