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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

18 Jan 2019
The Mouse hole café, located in the basement of Abingdon... more
17 Jan 2019
Every third Saturday of the month starting in February 2019... more
15 Jan 2019
The Mayor of Abingdon-on-Thames, Cllr Margaret Crick, is... more
03 Jan 2019
Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council are once again organising... more
02 Jan 2019
Recycle Your Christmas Tree! This is a reminder... more
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Abingdon RUFC
Sunday, 20 January 2019 - 10:00am
Abingdon Mini & Junior Rugby season. We are delighted to begin our 2018/19 mini & Junior Rug... more
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Sunday, 20th January2:00pm-5:00pm
A Choral Workshop with Janet Lincé All are welcome £15 to include afternoon tea Young adults (18-21)... more
Abingdon Farmers' Market
Monday, 21st January8:30am-1:30pm
Come to Abingdon and enjoy its friendly atmosphere and unique setting. Sample and savour the fresh,... more
From Monday, 21st January to Friday, 25th January12:00pm-12:00pm
All are welcome for peaceful prayer and reflection each day Monday to Friday this week at 12.00. Pra... more
Yoga Class at McTimoney College. 18:15 start. Visit www.yogaenergy.org
Monday, 21st January6:15pm-7:15pm
Join a yoga class to build flexibility and strength. Stretch out your muscles and learn to breath de... more
Monday, 21st January7:30pm-8:45pm
Join a yoga class to build flexibility and strength. Stretch out your muscles and learn to breath de... more
From Tuesday, 22nd January to Saturday, 4th May10:00am-5:00pm
Abingdon Air and Country Show 2019 is on Sunday 5th May 2019. This event is organised by a local tea... more
Tuesday, 22 January 2019 - 2:30pm
 James Mather is the man who found the Watlington Viking Hoard and he will talk about his hobby of r... more
Tuesday, 22 January 2019 - 6:45pm
In  Tchaikovsky’s  intense  opera  of  obsession  and  the  supernatural,  Gherman  is  caught  betw... more
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Thursday, 24 January 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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From Monday, 21st January to Friday, 25th January12:00pm-12:00pm
All are welcome for peaceful prayer and reflection each day Monday to Friday this week at 12.00. Pra... 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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Saturday, 16th February11:00am-11:30am
'The Crossley Engine', by Ruth Weinberg. This talk will take you back in time to the first half of t... more
Thursday, 21st February10:30am-3:00pm
Come and try our mixed media craft, celebrating the winter season. Thursday 21st February 2019 Drop-... more
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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