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  • Banbury and District Canoe Club

    Sixty women and girls took to the Oxford Canal recently, with Banbury and District Canoe Club’s annual This Girl Can … Canoe Day. Club Coach, Alice Murphy said “We wanted to make the day bigger and better than before, and to inspire women and girls to get outdoors and...
  • Major Swing and the Bluebelles: “Advance Britannia!”, 1945

    On the 21st July 2018, the Adderbury Parish Institute will step back in time to the year of 1945 and see the village’s own American GI Frank George, under his show persona ‘Major Swing’, lead a night of celebratory entertainment of American, English and Big Band classics. Headlining alongside...
  • OPPORTUNITIES TO SEE GREAT DANCE

    Dancin’ on the Green Oxford, the main summer event, is held on the large dance stage in Gloucester Green on Saturday 14 July. This free dance afternoon is seated, though not ticketed, so people can pop along whenever they like and stay for as long as they want.  In...
  • Prosecco and Gin Festival

    Lovers of prosecco and gin can come together to enjoy their favourite tipples in style as the first touring prosecco and gin festival announces that it will be stopping off in High Wycombe for the first time ever. Following several very successful events in the north of England earlier...
  • What’s on!

    PERFORMANCE LISTINGS FOR THE ALBANY THEATRE | ALBANY ROAD | COVENTRY CV5 6JQ Box office: 02476 998 964 | www.albanytheatre.co.uk Friday 8 June | 7.30pm THE COMPLETE WORKS OF SHAKESPEARE – ABRIDGED This critically acclaimed play is a hilarious and irreverent, whistle-stop romp through all 37 of the Bard’s...
  • Stratford-upon-Avon Poetry Festival

    The Stratford-upon-Avon Poetry Festival returns for the 65th year with a poignant and diverse programme commemorating the centenary of the end of the First World War, with poetry and readings reflecting the ongoing need for peace and reconciliation – in the world, and in ourselves. Organised by the Shakespeare...
  • Odyssey

    Odyssey Wednesday 6 June, 8pm Roxburgh Hall, Stowe One actor. One hour. One man’s epic quest to reunite with his family and seek his bloody revenge. Theatre Ad Infinitum presents Odyssey compelling dynamic, passionate, highly physical and poignant storytelling that brings Homer’s timeless Greek myth adventure to life. Following...
  • Teletubbies come to a theatre near you

    The iconic, world-famous Teletubbies, who this year celebrate their 20th anniversary,will be live on stage for the first time this year. shows take place at venues throughout the Four Shires including the Royal and Derngate in Northampton and at Aylesbury Waterside Theatre. The captivating stage show starring Tinky Winky,...
  • David Baddiel’s ANiMALCOLM

    THE AWARD-WINNING Story Pocket Theatre brings David Baddiel’s bestselling book ANiMALCOLM to life on stage in a brand new musical comedy at the Royal Spa Centre, Leamington Spa. ANiMALCOLM combines outstanding physical performances with great music, puppetry and a gloriously funny script to create one of the biggest family...
  • Batman Day

    Batman Comes to Banbury Batman will be making his way from Gotham City to Castle Quay Shopping Centre on the 12th May. He will be bringing his Batmobile and word has it the Joker has got wind of where Batman is going and is thinking of causing some of...