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  • The Christmas Fair in the Cotswolds

    Start your Christmas planning in style at The Christmas Fair in the Cotswolds at Daylesford  in aid of WellChild.  Now in its seventh year, this signature event heralds the beginning of festive preparations in the Cotswolds. Over 180 stalls will be selling unique and inspiring products including luxury fashion,...
  • Young Dancers Set for a Magical Christmas

    The Royal Spa Centre have been getting in to the festive spirit already by holding open auditions for their Junior Chorus for their spectacular family pantomime Sleeping Beauty. More than one hundred eager youngsters arrived bright and early recenl and were put through their paces by Louise Redmond who...
  • Banbury Literary Live

    Community event, Banbury Literary Live returns for its fifth outing at North Oxfordshire Academy on Sunday 15th October. With the emphasis very much on the word ‘live’, this event has grown to include community art, music, dance and drama, as well as a fabulous line up of authors and...
  • Archaeology and the Black Death

    This fascinating  talk by Professor Carenza Lewis  is the after dinner subject for the Warmington Heritage Group’s first ever annual dinner which will be held at Primrose Hill Barn, Arlescote on Friday 13th October 2017. Time Team’s Carenza has agreed to help the group raise funds to finance professional...
  • English National Ballet

    Two works new to English National Ballet’s repertoire, Sir Kenneth MacMillan’s masterwork, Song of the Earth and August Bournonville’s La Sylphide recreated by Frank Andersen and Eva Kloborg, will be performed at Milton Keynes Theatre from Tuesday 17 – Saturday 21 October First performed in 1965, MacMillan’s choreography for...
  • Boddington Vintage Ploughing Match

    Boddington’s Vintage Ploughing match will take place this weekend on 9th and 1th0 September in Upper Boddington from 10.00am – 5pm Saturday 9 September and 11.00am – 4.00pm Sunday 10 September. There will be many vintage tractors doing ploughing and in addition there will be steam engine ploughing, vintage...
  • An Evening with Chris Beardshaw

    “100 Plants That Almost Changed The World”, Tickets £15 each, Doors open at 6.30 pm There will be a Pay Bar in operation all evening and in the Michael Heseltine Gallery an exhibition of work by John Sprakes ROI RBA MAFA Following the talk Chris Beardshaw will be signing...
  • Pimms & Strings

    Lime Tree Village, a retirement village in Warwickshire is holding a ‘Pimms & Strings’ event on Friday 18th August 2017 from 12noon – 3pm. Pimm’s will be served from the terrace of the Edwardian clubhouse, Cawston House and guests can sit and relax on the terrace or the lawns...
  • South Newington Flower Show

    South Newington may be one of the smaller villages in North Oxfordshire but it still puts on a very fine traditional village Fete and Flower Show which this year takes place on Saturday 12th August on the Poleaxe in the middle of the village, and starts at 2pm.  ...
  • Free family fun

    Many schools across the Four Shires will be breaking up for the 6 week summer holidays. Here we have some great ideas for family days out that won’t cost the earth: Oxfordshire:  Foxholes Nature Reserve, Bruern, Oxfordshire, OX7 6QE Foxholes is a tranquil woodland sloping down to the River...