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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

24 Nov 2017
Abingdon's Christmas Extravaganza takes place on Saturday... more
21 Nov 2017
The Mayor of Abingdon-on-Thames, Councillor Jan Morter,... more
15 Nov 2017
The Mayor of Abingdon-on-Thames Councillor Jan Morter, is... more
11 Nov 2017
Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council
This year’s Remembrance Day commemorations will take place... more
11 Nov 2017
Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council
It is with regret that, after taking professional advice,... more
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see brochure at www.abfilms.org.uk
From Thursday, 23rd November to Thursday, 22nd March7:45pm-10:00pm
ABCD FILM SOCIETY Come and watch an entertaining and varied programme of new and classic films in a... more
Saturday, 25th November9:00am-2:00pm
This is a quarterly market where local food producers, craftworkers and retailers sell their goods i... more
Vintage
Saturday, 25 November 2017 - 10:00am
We welcome back one of the most popular shopping opportunities in Abingdon. Ruby's Vintage Fair is b... more
Christmas market at St. Helen's church
Saturday, 25th November10:00am-12:30pm
Come and buy all your gifts for Christmas - and enjoy some delicious refreshments at the same time.... more
Saturday, 25th November2:30pm-3:00pm
Come and join us for Storytime at Abingdon Library! Every Saturday afternoon from 2.30pm - 3.00pm. S... more
Saturday, 25 November 2017 - 7:30pm
Programme: Elgar: The Spirit of England Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens Enescu: Romanian Rhapsody No 1 B... more
All Saints' Singers, Sutton Courtenay
Sunday, 26th November7:30pm-9:30pm
All Saints' Singers of Sutton Courtenay present their Advent Concert of Saint Saens' Oratorio de Noe... more
Abingdon Silver Group
Wednesday, 29th November7:00pm-9:00pm
Abingdon Silver Group  The Abingdon Silver Group is a small friendly group who meet every week durin... more
Wednesday, 29th November7:00pm-8:00pm
Abingdon RFC is running a mixed touch rugby training this summer at Lambrick Way Wednesday nights fr... more
see brochure at www.abfilms.org.uk
From Thursday, 30th November to Thursday, 29th March7:45pm-11:00pm
ABCD FILM SOCIETY Come and watch an entertaining and varied programme of new and classic films in a... more
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From Sunday, 3rd December to Sunday, 24th December8:00am-4:00pm
Enjoy shopping but work during the week? District Council car parks have a free parking deal for Dec... more
Saturday, 9th December7:00pm-10:30pm
The Mayor of Abingdon-on-Thames, Cllr Jan Morter, is hosting her charity Quiz evening at Long Furlon... more
Monday, 18th December12:00pm-2:00pm
The Mayor of Abingdon-on-Thames Councillor Jan Morter, is hosting a festive tea with entertainment f... more
Wednesday, 20th December7:00pm-8:30pm
The Mayor of Abingdon-on-Thames, Councillor Jan Morter, extends a warm invitation to all Abingdon to... more
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Kids Workshop, Abingdon, Free
Saturday, 2nd December10:30am-3:00pm
Our annual Christmas Crafts workshop returns with more fabulous homemade decorations to take home. F... more
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