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The River Thames laps at the foot of the medieval wharf of St Helens

Abingdon-on-Thames

Welcome to the one-town website for Abingdon-on-Thames, the historic, modern market town set in rural Oxfordshire.  Browse our pages to discover the ancient streets, the riverside walks, the gourmet delights and the annual festivals of the town famous for its Bun-Throwing, a unique tradition which dates back over 250 years and is  our way of celebrating major royal occasions.

This website contains all the information you need to discover this beautiful, lively market town for yourself. It’s also your one-stop resource to find out all you need to enjoy community life to the full if you are already lucky enough to live here, or work here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Latest News

04 Feb 2019
Please see below an update from Vale of White Horse... more
01 Feb 2019
Severe weather can affect you in several ways, such as... more
01 Feb 2019
Please see message from The Vale of White Horse District... more
25 Jan 2019
MAYOR ANNOUNCES CLUBS’ AND SOCIETIES’ DAY FOR 2019 The... more
25 Jan 2019
GUILDHALL REOPENS AFTER REFURBISHMENT OPEN WEEKEND 16th-... more
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Saturday, 23 February 2019 - 11:00am
We are campaigning for a People's Vote for remaining or leaving the EU, based on the information we... more
Abingdon Peace Group stall at Faringdon Peace Fete 2014
Saturday, 23 February 2019 - 11:00am
Abingdon Peace Group's famous annual Jumble Sale. Come and find bargain clothes, bric-a-brac, toys,... more
Abingdon RUFC
Sunday, 24 February 2019 - 10:00am
Abingdon Mini & Junior Rugby season. We are delighted to begin our 2018/19 mini & Junior Rug... more
Yoga Class at McTimoney College. 18:15 start. Visit www.yogaenergy.org
Monday, 25th February6:15pm-7:15pm
Join a yoga class to build flexibility and strength. Stretch out your muscles and learn to breath de... more
Monday, 25th February7:30pm-8:45pm
Join a yoga class to build flexibility and strength. Stretch out your muscles and learn to breath de... more
Wednesday 18:15 Yoga Class Northcourt Centre
Wednesday, 27 February 2019 - 6:15pm
Join a new yoga class to build flexibility and strength. Stretch your muscles and learn to breath de... more
Here is a picture of just one of the island's lemurs.
Wednesday, 27 February 2019 - 7:30pm
An illustrated talk  in which Dr Guiseppe Donati, Oxford Brookes University, will discuss Madagascar... more
Wednesday 19:30 Yoga Class Northcourt Centre
From Wednesday, 27th February to Wednesday, 25th March7:30pm-11:45pm
Join a yoga class to build flexibility and strength. Stretch out your muscles and learn to breath de... more
Wednesday, 27 February 2019 - 8:30pm
A new series of Ballet Fit sessions for 16 and over has its first session on 27th February and runs... more
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Thursday, 28 February 2019 - 2:15pm
ABCD FILM SOCIETY Come and watch an entertaining and varied programme of new and classic films in a... more
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Wednesday, 27 February 2019 - 8:30pm
A new series of Ballet Fit sessions for 16 and over has its first session on 27th February and runs... more
Friday, 15 March 2019 - 10:00am
There is now a tea and book discussion group once a month on a Friday to which anyone over sixty is... more
Saturday, 16 March 2019 - 10:00am
There will be at least nineteen layouts at the Abrail 2019 with lots to see and do all day, somethin... more
Wednesday, 1 May 2019 - 7:30am
On Wednesday 1st May come along to the Abbey grounds dressed in your Spring coloursand greenery for... more
Saturday, 4 May 2019 - 10:00am
The Cubs and Beavers of 10th Abingdon Scouts will have some interesting activities and items on sale... more
Saturday, 25 May 2019 - 10:00am
Abbey Meadow pool will be open all day every day until early September. The pool is a warm temperatu... more
Saturday, 8 June 2019 - 10:00am
Save the Children works all over the world and in the UK for the benefit of all children. The charit... more
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Thursday, 11th April10:30am-3:00pm
Join us in creating seasonal crafts, to welcome in the spring and Easter festival. Shall we begin? T... more
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