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Image of A snowy cross-country race at Caversham Park, January 1963 (Reading Chronicle Collection, REDMG:1980.36.D669.4) - Click here to view this item

To celebrate the Reading Year of Culture 2016's January theme of 'Get Fit for Culture' our object of the month is this wintry photograph of an Inter Counties cross-country championship race in Caversham Park.

Image of Winner 1 by Barbara Newcomb, 1971 - Click here to view this item

Reading Foundation for Art has been given eight large coloured etchings by Barbara Newcomb, some of which can be seen in the museum’s Reading People and Place Gallery.

Image of Art in the Dark Months - Click here to view this item

Why not get your creative juices flowing at this dull time of the year?

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