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St Laurence's Church

Friar Street, Reading RG1 2DQ, England
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An attractive town centre building

The building is very attractive and is very centrally located. The building is not used as a church... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
sheepygold
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london
Superb Papa Client night every 2 months

Papa Caliente is a Facebook arranged Tango Nuevo night of dancing (not spectating). Next one in... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2015
Rob T
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Maidenhead, England, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good12%
  • Average37%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
19 Jan 2018
“An attractive town centre building”
27 Jul 2015
“Superb Papa Client night every 2 months”
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Friar Street, Reading RG1 2DQ, England
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Reviewed 19 January 2018

The building is very attractive and is very centrally located. The building is not used as a church now as far as I can see and does not appear to be open to the public generally. The churchyard is very interesting though with a tracery...More

1  Thank sheepygold
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Reviewed 27 July 2015

Papa Caliente is a Facebook arranged Tango Nuevo night of dancing (not spectating). Next one in September

Thank Rob T
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Reviewed 8 July 2015

Declining congregations at St Laurence Church necessitated a new strategy for it's use. The pews were removed and a mezzanine floor installed. It has been completely revamped as a youth centre with conference rooms, pool tables and modern heating. The incumbent priest is Chris Russell...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2013 via mobile

The church is not only amazingly beautiful stunning building but some off the nices people and welcome in to a great church for you and your family

2  Thank Mark J
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Reviewed 12 January 2013

part of the former Abbey complex and refurbished with young people in mind - a brilliant fusion of the ancient and the modern - cue the billiard tables

1  Thank Sabine909
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Reviewed 20 January 2008

Reading has several old attractive churches including St Laurence Church which is my second favourite after St Mary's. It's right next to the town hall and is mainly 15th century but there are some older parts. Inside the church is a geometrical memorial to the...More

4  Thank gauly
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