87th Annual Dinner

Hilton Reading Hotel- Windsor Suite
Friday, 09 March 2018
6:30 pm


Tickets £62.00 per person, include a three course meal and coffee. For more details including last minute ticket/table availability, please contact Karen Rose, Dinner Secretary at admin@ciireading.co.uk or on 07583 760036

Dress Code is Black Tie.

We look forward to welcoming all our guests

Our entertainment

We welcome back singer David Julien as well as the band, The Midnight Slot with whom he performed at our Meet the President's Garden Party last summer-see the video link below. The photo is an image from that event.Also we will have a red carpet surprise or two!
  • David Julien and The Midnight Slot

David Julien and The Midnight Slot video link

David Julien - singer, songwriter, performer from Manchester UK, whose voice captivates any audience anywhere, and which led him to be the finalist on the UK's BBC primetime live TV show, ‘The Voice'. His powerful tones and incredible vocal range combined with his versatile easy going performance where David will pick up the guitar or sit down at piano and deliver songs with passion and sensitivity, is constantly winning hearts wherever he performs.

Front man for the world famous Kitsch Lounge Riot band / cabaret night London - David is constantly performing both in the UK and abroad in demand for many high ranking shows and events, recent shows inc supporting Dionne Warwick at The Hippodrome, special guest of Rick Parfitt (Status Quo) Excel London to 9000 people, The World Superyacht awards 2015 Amsterdam, main Support to Leona Lewis @ Kew the Music and regular shows at the, Café de Paris, Battersea Evolution, The Playboy Club amongst others.

David is also busy recording, collaborating & featuring on dance tracks with producer / DJ’s from around the world such is the growing interest in his voice which also suits this massive global genre of music with single release’s and more than 5 Million streams, out on all music platforms; Beatport, Spotify, and iTunes.

The Midnight Slot are the Essex based soul band consisting of brothers Mike and Tom Yetton (bass, Guitar), keyboardist Stef Cole and Drummer Craig Read. The foursome have been performing together now for over ten years and have been lucky enough to share the stage with some fantastic artists including The Jackson’s, Michelle Williams (Eric Clapton backing vocalists), Vanessa Haynes of Incognito, among many others.

Their funky and soulful grooves have paved the way for them to perform across the UK and Europe. Having now been performing with David Julien for two years, the mix of soul classics and moderns greats will be sure to keep everyone entertained.

Watch David and the band perform at our garden party last summer at the following YouTube link:


  • The Windsor Suite, Hilton Reading Hotel
  • Drake Way
  • Reading
  • RG2 0GQ
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