Pat Power, Seamus McAdden with one of the men involved in the building of the Irish Centre.

This was taken on completion of the Irish Centre in 1986







Br. James, one of the Irish Centre's founding members, pointing out the various features of the display board






On Friday 15th March 2019, The Hibernian Lunch Club held a St Patrick's dinner at The Reading Irish Centre. We were pleased to have, as our Guest of Honour Damien Flynn from the Irish Embassy, London,





Matthew McAdden, treasurer of the Hibernian Society, introducing our special guest for the evening Mr Damien Flynn











We had a great group of musicians playing music for us throughout the evening.







Billy Whiteley and his wife Noreen also attended the evening.

Billy and his wife are long time members of the Reading Irish Centre, Billy has been a DJ at many of the events held there.





Edel Gammel, Theresa O'Brien our in house caterers loading up the trolleys to serve the food they had prepared for the members and guests.











Anne Morris, enjoying the evening with Damien Flynn our guest for the evening.

Anne organised the evening on behalf of the The Hibernian Society a charity for the elderly in our community.







We cater for any occasion

If you are getting married give us a ring! 0118 939 3096 for competative prices, helpful staff and a wide choice of menus


The main function room at the Irish Centre has been completely refurbished. Painted and decorated, carpeted and new non-slip flooring laid.

This was completed in time for the Ambassador's visit.














The Function Room at the Reading Irish Centre set up for a Special Occasion. If you are interested in hiring the room for Your Special Occasion, Wedding, Christening, Birthday, Dinner Dance, Corporate Event please contact the Reading Irish Centre

0118 939 3096 where the Manager and Staff will be more than happy to help you plan your special day, email

A function at the Reading Irish Centre. We are able to cater for any ocassion please either contact The Irish Centre 0118 939 3096 or email



Manager: Brendan Healy

President: Seamus Curran

Chairman: Pat Power

Treasurer: Seamus McAdden

Secretary: Gloria McAdden



In association with The Hibernian Society
The Hibernian Society is supported by The Department of Foreign Affairs & Trade