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More details - Oxfordshire Remembers 1914-18: Part II
Running throughout 2018 is The Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum’s contribution to the commemoration of the Centenary of WW1. During the latter half of the First World War, men and women of all classes and social backgrounds from across Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire contributed in a myriad of ways to the war effort.
Park Street, Woodstock
Today to Sun 29 Apr, Tue 1 May to Sun 6 May, Tue 8 May to Sun 13 May, Tue 15 May to Sun 20 May

More details - The Indian Army in the First World War: An Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Perspective
The exhibition is the product of a collaborative project led by Oxford University’s History Faculty and the Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum.
Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum, Park Street, Woodstock
Today to Sun 29 Apr

More details - WW1 Asian Cultural Activity Day
SOFO & OXFORD UNIVERSITY present: WW1 Asian Cultural Activity Day A day of fun cultural activities for all ages, including: Indian food Punjabi drumming Poetry & music Henna artistry Kids’ arts & crafts Plus, your last chance to see the ’Indian Army in First World War’ exhibition!
Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum, Park Street, Woodstock
Sat 28 Apr

More details - SOFO After School Kids Clubs
Kids After School Club For kids aged 6-9 years. No parents! Join our brand new after-school sessions packed with things to make and do, plus games and outdoor fun. Wednesday 18th April 3.45 – 5.00pm Call the Medics! Come to the rescue with army medicine. Wednesday 16th May 3.45 – 5.
Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum, Park Street, Woodstock
Wed 16 May

More details - SOFO After School Youth Platoon
After School Youth Platoon For young people 10 – 13 years. No parents! By popular demand, SOFO has introduced a monthly club for older children interested in military history. Come along after school to meet Museum experts, guess the mystery object or try a new activity. Thursday 19th April 3.
Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum, Park Street, Woodstock
Thu 17 May

More details - Spring Foraging Course
We’ll be meeting at 12pm for a short introduction on what to look for and a brief of the general countryside codes, where they relate to foragers. After the talk we’ll set off for a 2-3 hour walk identifying the different edible and poisonous Spring shoots, plants, flowers and mushrooms that we find.
Blenheim Palace Main Road Long Hanborough
Sat 5 May, Sat 9 Jun

More details - Monks Head - Open Garden for NGS
Plantaholics’ garden for all year interest. Bulb frame and alpine area, greenhouse. Changes evolving all the time.
Monks Head, Bletchingdon
Mon 7 May

More details - The Grove - Open Garden for NGS
Mature informal plantsman’s acre garden, planted for yr-round interest around C19 Cotswold stone cottage (not open). Numerous borders with wide variety of unusual shrubs, trees and hardy plants; several species weigela syringa viburnum and philadelphus. Pond area, well stocked greenhouse.
The Grove, Chipping Norton
Sun 20 May

More details - Antique & Collectors Market
2 halls of small antiques especially silver: jewellery, china, glass. Vintage. Picture postcards, artefacts, OO gauge locomotives, coins (some ancient Greek; Roman. some hammered, 17th century Oxfordshire tokens, tokens, through to modern £2 and 50p, medals, sets, banknotes, junk boxes, foreign).
Kidlington Methodist Church, Oxford Road
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Open Garden -  Bridewell Gardens
Bridewell is an award-winning charity that provides land-based activities for people with mental health issues. The Walled Garden features a cottage garden, raised beds and a potager for vegetables and flowers, a knot garden, a herb garden and a productive fruit cage.
The Walled Garden, Wilcote, West Oxfordshire
Sun 13 May

More details - Gong Sound Bath
Come and enjoy a wonderful Gong Sound Bath - a sonic massage to release tension from mind, body and soul. You lay fully clothed and allow the sounds to wash over you - surrounding you with beautiful vibrations.
The Yoga Barn (Robin Lipsey), 185 Godstow Road, Wolvercote, Oxford
Sat 12 May

Rough Runner Oxfordshire More details - Rough Runner Oxfordshire
Rough Runner is an obstacle event like no other. It was created to give everyone the chance to take on an obstacle challenge, and not just the super fit and mega tough! So instead of ice baths, electric shocks and barbed wire, you’ll find epic, game show-inspired obstacles along a 5km, 10km or 15km course.
Great Tew Estate, New Road, Chipping Norton
Sat 19 May and Sun 20 May
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More details - Comedy Night
A not to be missed show at The Bicester Hotel Golf and Spa. Featuring 4 award winning comedians who have starred on the likes of Live At The Apollo, to touring with Michael McIntyre.
Bicester Hotel, Golf and Spa, Chesterton, Bicester
Fri 25 May

More details - Cogges Craft Market & Country Show
The Cogges Craft Market & Country Show will be welcoming over 30 stalls to the market, including our very own Yarn Barn, selling all manner of different yarn, crafts and handmade gifts from the local area.
Cogges Manor Farm, Church Lane, Witney
Mon 7 May

More details - Spring Exhibition | Charlotte Cornish | Henrietta Dubrey
The Spring Exhibition at Sarah Wiseman Gallery will focus on new paintings by Charlotte Cornish and Henrietta Dubrey. Charlotte Cornish is one of the UK’s leading contemporary abstract artists; through her strong energetic mark making, Charlotte explores the world through colour and line.
40-41 South Parade, Oxford
Today and Sat 28 Apr

More details - Daniel Ablitt: Foundations
Sarah Wiseman Gallery is pleased to present Foundations, a solo exhibition by Daniel Ablitt. In a pivotal point in Daniel’s career, Foundations will see him move forward from exploring landscape as an emotive subject, into a more personal sphere investigating the notion of ’home’.
Sarah Wiseman Gallery, 40-41 South Parade, Oxford, OX3 0HN
Sat 5 May to Sat 26 May

More details - Rob & Harriet Fraser
The Long View is an invitation to slow down and pause with seven remarkably ordinary lone trees in Cumbria: six are in the Lake District National Park, with the seventh, most easterly tree in the Yorkshire Dales National Park.
The North Wall Arts Centre, South Parade, Oxford
Sat 5 May

More details - Inspiring People: Jonathon Porritt
Jonathon Porritt is an eminent writer, broadcaster and commentator on environmentalism. In 1996, he co-founded Forum for the Future, the UK’s leading sustainable development charity.
The North Wall Arts Centre, South Parade, Oxford
Wed 9 May

More details - In Place
In Place explores a sense of place in the British Isles; how it informs our cultural identity; shapes our language and dialects; provides both solace and stimulation, and contains histories both universal and personal.
The North Wall Arts Centre, South Parade, Oxford
Fri 11 May

More details - Joseph Morpurgo
Outlandishly funny multimedia comedy and new voodoo from the distinguished mind of the 2015 Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee, three-time 2016 Chortle Award winner and soon-to-be BBC Radio Four star Joseph Morpurgo, featuring surreal set-pieces, vivid comic writing, subliminal pulse signals – and monsters.
The North Wall Arts Centre, South Parade, Oxford
Sat 12 May

More details - Fragment
Double Fringe First winner Iron Shoes returns to The North Wall with a piece of gig-theatre about love, loss and heartache.
The North Wall Arts Centre, South Parade, Oxford
Wed 16 May

More details - Fisk
Amidst a vast, cascading ocean, a tiny boat is tossed through rolling waves and thundering storms. Steadily rowing forward into nothingness is a man, driven by despair. He looks out as the darkness looms and prepares himself to leap…But before he can jump out, something else jumps in.
The North Wall Arts Centre, South Parade, Oxford
Tue 22 May

More details - Lankum
Lankum (Lynched) are a four-piece traditional folk group from Dublin, Ireland, who combine distinctive four-part vocal harmonies with arrangements of uilleann pipes, concertina, Russian accordion, fiddle and guitar.
The North Wall Arts Centre, South Parade, Oxford
Thu 24 May

More details - Craft and Gift Market at Witney Corn Exchange by Mynt Image
Free to enter, quality and not on the high street Craft and Gift Market. Jewellery, handbags, leather goods, metal goods, textiles, beauty products, art, cards, etc etc
Corn Exchange, 19 Market Square, Witney, Oxfordshire,
Sat 5 May

More details - Witney Over 30's Disco
The venue for over 30’s on Saturday 5 May featuring dance music from the 70’s/80’s and 90’s right through to the present day. 9.00pm-1am entry £5 07789428795
The Corn Exchange, Witney, Oxon
Sat 5 May

More details - Train for Tri
Run Analysis Transitions Bike skills & drills Mind Set Focus Theory session 2 British Tri Coaches.
Osxrad sports centre
Sat 28 Apr

More details - Witney Festival of Food and Drink
Witney Festival of Food and Drink returns for the 6th time, this year on Saturday 19th May. It will be held at St. Mary’s Church, Church Green, Witney. Website: www.witneyfoodfestival.co.uk
St. Mary’s Church, Church Green, Witney
Sat 19 May

More details - Phil & Jim's School Nearly New Sale
Phil & Jim’s School Nearly New Sale Jericho * SS Philip and James’ Primary School * Navigation Way, Oxford, OX2 6AB * £1 per adult * 13th May 2018 * Sun, 1-3pm Phil & Jim’s School Nearly New Sale.
SS Philip and James’ Primary School?, Navigation Way, Oxford
Sun 13 May

More details - 50 Plantation Road - Open Garden for NGS
Surprisingly spacious city garden designed in specific sections. N-facing front garden, side alley filled with shade loving climbers.
50 Plantation Road, Oxford
Sat 28 Apr, Sun 29 Apr, Sat 5 May, Sun 6 May

More details - Gong Sound Bath
Come and enjoy a wonderful Gong Sound Bath - a sonic massage to release tension from mind, body and soul. You lay fully clothed and allow the sounds to wash over you - surrounding you with beautiful vibrations.
The Clifton Centre, Ashdene Road, Bicester
Today

More details - The Waterboys
The Waterboys. Artists performing: Waterboys.: Tickets avaiable.
New Theatre, Oxford
Sun 6 May

More details - Périclès, De Tyr
Périclès is one of Shakespeare’s strangest and most heartrending plays. Périclès navigates a stormy sea of pirates, magicians, brothels, kidnappers, tournaments, plots against his life...and divine intervention from the goddess Diana.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Today and Sat 28 Apr

More details - Travesties
‘What did you do in the Great War?.’ ‘ I wrote Ulysses...What did you do?’ ‘Bloody nerve.’ Ageing diplomatic attaché Henry Carr is desperate to recount the events of Zürich in 1917, where amidst the First World War, revolutionary minds collided: modernist author James Joyce, communist revolutionary Lenin, and...
11-12 Beaumont Street
Wed 2 May to Sat 5 May

More details - A streetcar Named Desire
Every man is a king. Stanley Kowalski is no exception. Until one summer, when his sister-in-law Blanche comes to stay. Anxious, seductive and fiercely clever, Blanche is just about keeping it together. But her arrival threatens his entire way of life.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Tue 8 May to Sat 12 May

More details - A Midsummer Night's Dream
The Lyric and Filter’s riotous reinterpretation of one of Shakespeare’s best loved plays comes to Oxford after its critically-acclaimed London and international festival runs. Featuring original live music, this classic tale of young lovers and warring fairies is given a unique and irreverent twist.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Tue 15 May to Sat 19 May

More details - The Oxford Revue
The University of Oxford’s premier sketch comedy troupe returns to the Playhouse for its annual showcase of some of the nation’s top student-comedy talent.
11-12 Beaumont Street
Fri 25 May

More details - Wonderland High the Musical
The first day in a new school can be difficult but for Arthur Bloom, it may prove impossible. Newly relocated from Kansas City, Arthur discovers that Wonderland High is not your ordinary high school.
The Old Fire Station, George Street, Oxford
Today

More details - Love, Bombs and Apples
Love, Bombs and Apples is the comic and poignant new play from award winning playwright Hassan Addulrazzak (Baghdad Wedding, The Prophet) - a tale of four men, each from different parts of the globe, all experiencing a moment of revelation.
Old Fire Station, Oxford
Tue 15 May

More details - Weekly Storytime Sessions
Our founder Suyen Hu will be reading our stories each week at Blackwells Bookshop from 11:30. You can also purchase one or more of our books after the storytelling!
Blackwells, 48-51 Broad Street, Oxford
Thu 3 May, Thu 10 May

More details - 15th Anniversary Art Exhibition: A celebration of Fair Trade
An open exhibition of local artists & designer-makers creating work on the theme of fair trade. Oxfordshire Artweeks site no. 278 Fairtrade at St Michaels will be displaying seven pieces of art by local artists that have been inspired by the theme of Fair Trade.
Fairtrade at St Michaels, The Basement, St Michaels at the North Gate, Oxford
Sat 12 May, Mon 14 May to Sat 19 May

More details - Holywell Music and Folk presents; Kadia
Kadia are a fast rising acoustic trio from Dorset. They perform a galvanizing mix of traditional and cutting edge original folk songs. Combining cello, fingerstyle guitar, and mandolin with stunning three part harmony, they create rich and uplifting music interspersed with history and storytelling.
Holywell Rooms, Holywell Street, Oxford
Sat 12 May

More details - Holywell Music and Folk presents; Dan Walsh Trio
Nominated for best musician at the BBC Folk Awards, banjo maestro Dan Walsh combines ’virtuoso playing and winning songwriting’ (MORNING STAR). This exciting new trio sees him team up with award winning fiddler Ciaran Algar and long time collaborator Nic Zuppardi on mandolin.
Holywell Rooms, Holywell Street, Oxford
Sun 20 May

Family History Helpdesk More details - Family History Helpdesk
Interested in finding out more about your family history? Oxfordshire Family History Society has advisors at the Oxfordshire County Library at Westgate keen to help you research your ancestors - whether they were in Oxfordshire or further afield. Do ring 01865 815509 to book a slot with an advisor.
Oxfordshire County Library (second floor) Westgate Queen Street Oxford
Today, Thu 3 May, Fri 4 May, Thu 10 May, Fri 11 May, Thu 17 May, Fri 18 May, Thu 24 May, Fri 25 May
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High Society - The Musical More details - High Society - The Musical
Chipping Norton Amateur Operatic Society presents "High Society " a musical by Cole Porter featuring songs including Who Wants to be a Millionaire, I love Paris in the Springtime, Just One of those Things, and Well did you Evah
Chipping Norton Theatre
Thu 17 May to Sat 19 May
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More details - Handmade Oxford
For over a decade, Handmade in Britain’s shows have become the top contemporary craft selling events for designer-makers in the UK. This three-day showcase sees the industry’s biggest talents exhibiting alongside new graduates and emerging designer-makers.
Oxford Town Hall, St Aldate’s, Oxford
Fri 18 May to Sun 20 May

More details - It's Always Tea Time
What happens when a hatter, a dormouse and a march hare, take tea together? The answer is, of course, one of the most famous pieces of writing in children’s literature.
The Story Museum 42 Pembroke Street Oxford
Today to Mon 28 May

More details - Bicester Flavours of the World Market
Bicester is likely to be abuzz with locals, out-of-town shoppers and visitors travelling to the town from all over Oxfordshire and the surrounding counties when the colourful International World Food market "Flavours of the World" sets up stall in the town.
Sheep Street, Bicester
Sat 12 May

More details - Headington Gardens - Open Garden for NGS
Situated above Oxford, Headington is an old village with high stone walls, narrow lanes and a Norman church. The 8 gardens offer wide variety. 40 Osler Road is a well-established garden with an Italian theme brimming with exotic planting.
Headington Gardens, Old Headington
Sun 13 May

More details - Trompe L'œil
Trompe L’œil brings together for the first time several related bodies of photography, each exploring different facets of the still life genre.
The Glass Tank, Abercrombie Atrium, Oxford Brookes University, Headington Campus, Gypsy Lane, Oxford
Thu 3 May

More details - Hoi Polloi: BA(Hons) Fine Art Degree Show 2018
The 2018 Fine Art Degree Show exhibits the work of the final year Undergraduate BA(Hons) Fine Art students. A multi-disciplinary exhibition showcasing work from Oxford Brookes University.
The Glass Tank, Abercrombie Atrium, Oxford Brookes University, Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane, Oxford
Sat 12 May, Thu 17 May