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More details - East Hagbourne Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Pretty Domesday village, timber frame and local clunch stone houses. Open every 3 yrs. Follow main road or explore pretty alleyways to visit 9 gardens; Bottom Barn, in the shadow of the C12 church, with topiary and perennial planting around a converted C18 barn; Lime Tree Farm, a picturesque village garden and...
East Hagbourne Gardens, East Hagbourne
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Blewbury Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
As celebrated by Rachel de Thame in Gardener’s World, five gardens will open, in a charming downland village. Blewbury Manor with moat and 10 acre garden.
Blewbury Gardens, Blewbury
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Club Rio
Club Rio - Fri 1 June at the Marlborough Club, Didcot, the venue for over 30’s playing dance music from the 70’s, 80’s right through to the present day entry £5 Dress code; smart, casual Tel: 07789428795 featuring Utopia Disco
Marlborough Club
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair
The Didcot & Oxfordshire Toy Fair is one of the UK’s top regular toy, train and collector’s fairs. Organised by the same people that run the highly successful Cirencester and Swindon Toy & Train Fairs, the event is staged four times a year in the town’s Civic Hall and attracts a great mix of dealers offering a diverse...
Didcot Civic Hall, Britwell Road, Didcot
Sat 26 May

More details - Superstars of Wrestling
Over 2 hours of all action family entertainment with wrestlers from all over the world taking on the very best of Great Britain. Come see live what the rest of the world see on TV!
Didcot Civic Hall
Fri 1 Jun

More details - Temptation Tea Dance
A modern jive afternoon tea dance. Three hours of fun in a relaxed and friendly environment. Great music and delicious home made cakes. A lovely venue with two rooms - one for modern jive the other tango. On site parking over two car parks.
Harwell Village Hall, High Street, Harwell, Oxfordshire
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Harwell Feast
Harwell Feast is a long-established, annual village fete in Harwell Village, near Didcot. It attracts over 3000 visitors each year with its many and varied attractions which, this year, include the Marquess of Winchester’s Regiment (English Civil War Re-enactment), pig roast, dog show, live music, car boot,...
Harwell Village Recreation Ground, Reading Road, Harwell
Mon 28 May

More details - ART SHOW - Oxfordshire Artweeks Blewbury Exhibition
As part of Oxfordshire’s highly anticipated annual Artweeks event, once again the Blewbury Clubhouse will be showcasing the work of three Blewbury-based artists. This year however promises to be an even more vibrant and exciting show, with the addition of local acclaimed wildlife artist Adrian Smart.
Blewbury Clubhouse, Boham’s Road, Blewbury
Today to Mon 28 May

More details - Rosie's Grow Show
Have you ever wiggled with a giant worm, seen comedy compost created before your very eyes or sung along with a singing carrot? Well its all here in Rosie’s Grow Show.
Sutton Courtenay Environmental Education Centre, Sutton Courtenay Road, Abingdon
Wed 30 May

More details - Workshop: Rosie's Grow Show
Have you ever wiggled with a giant worm, seen comedy compost created before your very eyes or sung along with a singing carrot? Well it’s all here in Rosie’s Grow Show. Join us in our woodland at Sutton Courtenay for an outside puppet show!
Sutton Courtenay Environmental Education Centre, Sutton Courtenay Road, Sutton Courtenay, Abingdon
Wed 30 May

More details - Children's Wildlife Photography Course
Bring your digital camera and learn how to take a great photograph with the expert guidance of wildlife photographer Iain Green. The course will start inside with an introduction to wildlife photography, camera settings and how to vary the composition of your photographs for impact and creativity.
Sutton Courtenay Environmental Education Centre, Sutton Courtenay Road, Abingdon
Thu 31 May

More details - Children's Workshop: Wildlife Photography
Learn how to take a great photograph with the expert guidance of expert wildlife photographer Iain Green. The course will start inside with an introduction to wildlife photography, camera settings and how to vary the composition of your photographs for impact and creativity.
Sutton Courtenay Environmental Education Centre, Sutton Courtenay Road, Sutton Courtenay, Abingdon
Thu 31 May

More details - Workshop: Night-time Safari
Discover what amazing animals come out at night at Sutton Courtenay Environmental Education Centre. Learn to use bat detectors to hear bats hunting overhead, lamps to spot newts and frogs in the ponds, help our nature reserve team check the small mammal traps and have a look at moth trap to see how we monitor and...
Sutton Courtenay Environmental Education Centre, Sutton Courtenay Road, Sutton Courtenay, Abingdon
Fri 8 Jun

More details - Open Gardens in East hendred
Over 20 private gardens will be open to the public to browse around on June the 17th in this beautiful, historic village. Our two churches and two pubs will be open (early booking is advised) and parking is available to the left of the High Street.
Sun 17 Jun

More details - Country Show
Our Annual two day Country Show is on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th May from 10 am to 5 pm both days. Lots to see such as Pets Corner, Llamas, Dog Agility, Model and Crafts Displays as well as a variety of vintage cars, motorbikes and more.
Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary, Old Didcot Road, Brightwell-cum-Sotwell, Nr. Wallingford, .
Sat 26 May and Sun 27 May

More details - Wittfest 2018
A fabulous family friendly and FREE music event. Music from many many local bands in the setting of the beautiful large garden with river frontage of The Plough Inn. Lots of activities for the family and amazing raffle prizes including 2 tickets to the concert by The Cure in Hyde park .
The Plough Inn, 35 High Street, Long Wittenham, OX144QJ
Fri 22 Jun to Sun 24 Jun

More details - Rugfest- Wallingford's Summer Music Festival
Rugfest- Wallingford's Summer Music Festival Scouting for Girls, Michael Baker, Rews, The Inflatables, RSVP Bhangra, Martin Harley & more. Artists performing: Scouting For Girls, Rews, Martin Harley.: Tickets avaiable.
Hithercroft Sports Park, Wallingford
Fri 22 Jun

More details - Lime Close - Open Garden for NGS
4 acre mature plantsman’s garden with rare trees, shrubs, perennials and bulbs. Mixed borders, raised beds, pergola, unusual topiary and shade borders. Herb garden by Rosemary Verey. Listed C16 house (not open).
Lime Close, Abingdon
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Landscape Photography Workshop - No.1 - Evening - Gap Festival
The views from the top of Streatley Hill across the Goring Gap provide the inspiration for this workshop with photographers Bernard Novell and David Brown. ?Bring your own camera (any sort), tripods optional, but not essential. You will receive constructive instruction and criticism during and after the workshop.
Streatley Hill
Tue 12 Jun

More details - Landscape Photography Workshop - No.2 - Morning - Gap Festival
The views from the top of Streatley Hill across the Goring Gap provide the inspiration for this workshop with photographers Bernard Novell and David Brown. Bring your own camera (any sort), tripods optional, but not essential. You will receive constructive instruction and criticism during and after the workshop.
Streatley Hill
Fri 15 Jun

Rugfest 2018 - Wallingford’s Summer Music Festival More details - Rugfest 2018 - Wallingford's Summer Music Festival
Rugfest is back! - Now in its Eighth year and hosted by Wallingford Rugby club, this ever expanding summer festival offers fans the very best musical talent from across the country, tonnes of activities for all the family and a superb range of beverages and cuisine to make a memorable weekend for all.
HitherCroft Sportspark Hithercroft Road,Wallingford Oxon
Fri 22 Jun and Sat 23 Jun
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More details - Clifton Hampden Summer Fete
A fantastic fun day out for all the family, our Summer Fete will be held on Saturday 9th June 2018 12-4pm.
Clifton Hampden Primary School
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Guinness Weekend on Heritage Railway
Enjoy a pint from the brake coach bar while travelling behind a heritage diesel loco which used to work on the Guinness Park Royal Brewery. The C&WR runs through beautiful South Oxfordshire countryside between Wallingford and Cholsey, first opening in 1866 and now run by enthusiasts.
Cholsey & Wallingford Railway, Hithercroft Road, Wallingford
Sun 27 May and Mon 28 May

More details - Fish and Chips aboard heritage train _ special evening event
Enjoy a traditional meal as you travel in a 1950’s railway carriage through lovely South Oxfordshire scenery between Wallingford and Cholsey. The line opened in 1866 but closed in 1959, and has since been kept alive by dedicated enthusiasts operating diesel and steam services.
Cholsey & Wallingford Railway, Hithercroft Road, Wallingford
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Aldworth Village Market 9.30 a.m. to 12 noon SATURDAYS RG8 9SE
Aldworth’s WEEKLY community-run village market is in our NEW village hall. Lots of fresh and local produce with locally grown plants & cut flowers in season, homemade cakes, preserves and occasional crafts plus a warm and friendly welcome and refreshments. "Traidcraft" (Fairtrade) groceries always in stock.
Aldworth village hall, Bell Lane, Aldworth, West Berkshire
Sat 26 May, Sat 2 Jun, Sat 9 Jun, Sat 16 Jun, Sat 23 Jun

More details - Artweeks, Abundance of Colour, Open house and Garden in Aldworth
’Abundance of Colour’. Inside find vibrant abstract and figurative paintings in oils, watercolours and mixed media by two different artists, Isobel Pigott and Roberta Tetzner. Outside in the garden are Malcolm West’s figurative sculptures.
Field View Aldworth Reading Berkshire
Today to Mon 28 May

More details - The English Music Festival, Dorchester Abbey, Oxfordshire: 25th - 28th May 2018
The English Music Festival returns to Dorchester Abbey with the English Symphony Orchestra under conductor John Andrews as they open the 12th Festival programme with premières by English contemporary composers Christopher Wright and Richard Blackford, alongside a rare performance of Delius’s glorious Double Concerto.
Dorchester Abbey, Dorchester-on-Thames (also Radley College and Sutton Courtenay)
Today to Mon 28 May

More details - Fairway - Open Garden for NGS
Remarkable ½ acre hillside garden. Infinity lawn at front with far-reaching views over the North Wessex Downs and Chilterns, and back garden (created by removing 3000 tonnes of chalk) planted in cottage style with an element of formality.
Fairway, Reading
Sat 9 Jun and Sun 10 Jun

More details - 'Treasures with Tales'
Wallingford Museum’s latest exhibition is creating great interest with its ’Treasures with Tales’ exhibition. Residents from Wallingford and the surrounding villages have loaned the museum a wide variety of fascinating objects, each with its own special significance - from exotic to fun to poignant!
Wallingford Museum, Flint House, 52 High Street, Wallingford
Today, Sat 26 May, Mon 28 May to Sun 3 Jun, Tue 5 Jun to Sun 10 Jun, Tue 12 Jun to Sun 17 Jun, Tue 19 Jun to Sun 24 Jun

More details - And Then There Were None
The Studio Theatre Club are hoping to draw their audience into a web of deceit, subterfuge and death for their next production at the Unicorn Theatre, Abingdon. Agatha Christie’s ‘And Then There Were None’ will be staged on 20 to 23 June. Ten guilty strangers are trapped on an island off the coast of Devon.
Unicorn Theatre Thames Street Abingdon
Wed 20 Jun to Sat 23 Jun

More details - Macmillan Cancer Support Information Service in Abingdon
Macmillan Cancer Support’s mobile service will be visiting Abingdon, Witney, Carterton and Bicester with cancer information specialists on hand to answer questions and offer information.
Market Place, Abingdon
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Guided Wallingford History Walks
You can now join a Guided Historic Town Walk on any Saturday morning, from the end-March until the end-September starting from beneath the Town Hall at 11.00am. Walks last 1 - 2 hours and cost £5 per head, as a donation to support Wallingford Museum.
Wallingford Town Hall
Sat 26 May, Sat 2 Jun, Sat 9 Jun, Sat 16 Jun, Sat 23 Jun

More details - Charity Family 3on3 Basketball Tournament
Registration details available from website
White Horse Leisure and Tennis Centre, Audlett Drive, Abingdon
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Wind in the Willows Day at Withymead - Gap Festival
?Where better to immerse yourself in Kenneth Grahame’s classic The Wind in the Willows than at Withymead? Set on the banks of the Thames, Withymead can well be imagined as the setting for The River Bank or The Wild Wood.
Withymead Reserve, Goring
Sun 10 Jun

More details - Berkshire Crafts & Country Fair
All day entertainment which may include birds of prey, working dogs, children’s entertainment as well as arts, crafts, gifts and food marquees.
Beale Park, Nr. Reading, Berkshire
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Don't Blame It On The Suffragettes
Presented by The Goring Gap Players to mark the 100 year anniversary of Votes for Women. Devised and Directed by Chris Bertrand who describes the evening as: "An occasionally irreverent and entertaining look at the suffragette movement with authentic words of the men and women involved as well as comic...
The Morrell Room, Church Lane, Streatley
Wed 13 Jun, Wed 20 Jun

More details - Science Oxford: Fire - Gap Festival
Science Oxford presents a dramatic storytelling experience inspired by the Great Fire of London, where the narrative is accompanied by live fire demonstrations that explore the science of heat, flame and combustion. A flaming great show combining science and history.
Morrell Room, Streatley
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Harriet Braine:Total eclipse of the Art - Gap Festival
We’re delighted to introduce the extremely funny and talented 2016 Funny Women Award winner Harriet Braine. She’ll give you a course in art history (no prior reading required, all materials provided) presented as an hour of funny songs about the great and good of the art world.
Morrell Room, Streatley
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Live Music in Bull - Gap Festival
An eclectic mix of live music played by talented young musicians in the Garden at The Bull, the famous Streatley landmark pub mentioned in Three Men in a Boat. Acts include: Tom MT, Totie Southwell, Ben Adams and Jodie Anderson.
The Bull, Goring
Sat 9 Jun

More details - Live Music Heather Jayne and the Red Shoes - Gap Festival
Enjoy a summer’s evening of soul, jazz, blues and swing music with a favourite local band in this lovely riverside setting.
The Swan, Streatley
Tue 12 Jun

More details - Failford - Open Garden for NGS
A town garden that won Abingdon in Bloom ’Best Large Back Garden’ competition. An extension of the home the garden has both formal and informal areas. Features incl walkways through shaded areas, arches, kitchen garden, grasses, roses, topiaries, acers, hostas and heucheras.
Failford, Abingdon
Sun 3 Jun

More details - 116 Oxford Road - Open Garden for NGS
New town garden opening for its second year, a creation that started in July 2014. The garden is wedge-shaped, 70ft x 37ft wide at the bottom and 80ft in length. The challenge was it had to be interesting and look as though it had been there for many years.
116 Oxford Road, Abingdon
Sun 3 Jun

More details - Art & Heritage Trail - Gap Festival
Pick up a copy of the Art & Heritage Trail Map from outlets in the villages and take a tour around Goring and Streatley – look out for the blue plaques! ?With thanks to Goring Gap Local History Society
Goring & Streatley Villages
Sat 9 Jun to Sun 17 Jun

More details - ERIC KNOWLES ‘What’s it Worth? The Bigger Picture - Gap Festival
Antiques expert ERIC KNOWLES brings his one man show to this year’s Festival for a witty and entertaining look at the world of antiques. Audience members are invited to bring along their small heirlooms and treasures (no furniture!
Goring on Thames Village Hall
Thu 14 Jun

More details - Nick Cope's Family Concert - Gap Festival
Nick Cope’s family performances are legendary! If you haven’t heard his songs or seen his shows before, come and find out what you’re missing. Nick sings about everything children are REALLY interested in and you’re invited to join in.
Goring on Thames Village Hall
Fri 15 Jun

More details - Guided Heritage Walk with Alan Winchcomb - Gap Festival
Local historian Alan will guide you round the places associated with the writers, musicians and artists who were inspired by or lived in Goring and Streatley and will include other notable locations along the way. Meet at the Rectory Garden. The walk will last approximately one hour. ? ?Limited to 15 people only
Rectory Garden and round Goring & Streatley Villages
Sat 16 Jun and Sun 17 Jun

More details - Goring and Streatley Concert Starter band - Gap Festival
The Goring and Streatley Concert Starter Band (including their newly formed Big Band) will be playing a varied programme of toe tapping music throughout the afternoon.
Rectory Gardens, Goring
Sat 16 Jun

More details - ART TRAIL & OPEN STUDIOS - Gap Festival
Goring and Streatley are steeped in history and due to their location’s immense natural beauty inspire many artistic works. During the festival you will be able to take a journey by means of an Art and Heritage walking trail, winding its way through the two villages on either side of the river Thames.
Goring & Streatley Villages
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Workshop: Ceramic Workshop with Sarah Rushbrooke - Gap Festival
We will be making honey or jam pots in terracotta clay using the coiling technique with applied or incised decoration. Colour can be added with slip and underglazes. Once dried the pots will be given a glossy white or transparent glaze ring at 110°C to make them food safe. ? 6 spaces only (over 16s) ?
Milldown Pottery, Goring
Sat 16 Jun

More details - Open Gardens - Gap Festival
Many local gardens will be open to the public – see map on the website for details.
Various sites in Goring & Streatley Villages
Sun 17 Jun

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