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Common Barn Wind Farm
TCI Renewables is associated with Common Barn Wind Farm, the offices are just off Radley Road. The wind farm is not in the town.
The building company Ede Builders from Witney are now in Abingdon. In 2021 they are working on the refurbishment of The Old Abbey House to turn it into a twenty bedroomed boutique hotel in the town’s conservation area.
Abingdon and Witney College
Abingdon and Witney College is the main provider of further and higher education here. The college offers mroe than sixty subjects. There are courses for 16 to 19 year olds GCSE and starting career or working life, modern apprenticeships, courses leading into bachelor degree education.
For people of any age business courses, arts, design, creative activities such as writing or performance, beauty, complementary therapies, computing, cookery, counselling, construction and engineering, health care, health and safety, animal and countryside, horticulture, photography, languages, local history, family history. All subjects are offered in the listing of part time courses.
There are regular single day and weekend courses, also free or very cheap taster sessions. The College is a founder member of Abingdon and District Film Society.
Vodafone services and advice, new phones, smart phones, tablets and a range of products and accessories. Click and collect options.
The Bury Street website shows opening hours and has voucher offers at certain times for shops in the precinct.
Miele Experience Centre
The Miele Company local centre sells kitchens and appliances and offers the opportunity to try items including cookery demonstrations with experienced home economists and traners in food techniques. Upgrades and repairs include Miele products such as vacuum cleaners.
Miele has a long and rich history of high quality engineering. “Immer Besser” or “Forever Better” was established early as the company motto and stands for a commitment to the highest quality standards, longevity and improvement; both in production and business practices. This philosophy is as relevant today as it was over 113 years ago.
Infineum International Ltd. is a world leader in the formulation, manufacturing and marketing of petroleum additives for lubricants and fuels. Established in January 1999, Infineum is a joint venture of two of the most venerable names in lubricants and fuels, ExxonMobil and Shell.
The Bookstore in Bury Street is a wonderful independent bookshop with a great range of books, maps, children’s books and some gifts too.
Owners, Ian and Jane, are helpful and knowledgable and can order in books at short notice. It’s actually easier than using the internet to have someone else look up and find the book for you! Click and collect or delivery to your own home.
The Bookstore is one of over twenty buinesses and shops in the Bury Street shopping centre, Abingdon-on-Thames.
You can sign up for emails and in store promotions or special offers see