Opening of Reading Abbey ruins, 16th June 2018

23 June 2018

Graham and Joanna Barker attended the re-opening of Reading Abbey ruins on Saturday 16th June. The Abbey ruins were formally opened by the Lord Lieutenant, Mr James Puxley and the Mayor of Reading, Cllr Debs Edwards. Reading Abbey was founded in AD 1121 by Henry 1, who was buried in the Abbey and consecrated by Thomas Becket in AD 1164.