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

Abingdon-on-Thames

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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

02 Jul 2020
Abingdon Museum are running the Bob Frampton prize... more
24 Jun 2020
We hope you’re enjoying the crafting sessions made by our... more
22 Jun 2020
We all have a story to tell about our town, and Abingdon... more
16 Jun 2020
Please see the below from South Central Ambulance Service... more
10 Jun 2020
Following the sad death of Councillor Jeanette Halliday,... more
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Tuesday, 14 July 2020 - 9:15am
Weekly Yoga classes at the Guildhall in Abingdon, Council Chamber Monday 9.15-10.15 am Monday 10.30-... more
Wednesday, 15 July 2020 - 9:15am
Weekly Yoga classes at the Guildhall in Abingdon, Council Chamber Monday 9.15-10.15 am Monday 10.30-... more
Rhymetime
Wednesday, 15 July 2020 - 9:30am
For pre-school children and their grown up. join us for rhymes that develop pre reading skills
Wednesday, 15 July 2020 - 10:30am
Low-cost Community Acupuncture is coming to Abingdon! From the 10th of April Holistic Health will be... more
Wednesday, 15th July10:30am-5:15pm
Low-cost community acupuncture comes to Abindgon, weekly at The Guildhall. Just £16.50 per session.... more
Rhymetime
Wednesday, 15 July 2020 - 11:00am
Rhymetime for pre school children and their grown ups to develop pre reading skills
Wednesday 19:30 Yoga Class Northcourt Centre
From Wednesday, 15th July to Wednesday, 11th August7:30pm-11:45pm
Join a yoga class to build flexibility and strength. Stretch out your muscles and learn to breath de... more
Abingdon Farmer's Market
Friday, 17th July8:30am-1:30pm
Delicious seasonal food and drink straight from local farms and kitchens plus plants, pottery and ot... more
Monday, 20 July 2020 - 9:15am
Weekly Yoga classes at the Guildhall in Abingdon, Council Chamber Monday 9.15-10.15 am Monday 10.30-... more
From Monday, 20th July to Saturday, 22nd August10:30am-1:00pm
Tennis coach Simon Parker will be offering tailored tennis coaching sessions Monday - Saturday durin... more
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Thursday, 23rd July2:00pm-2:45pm
At this time of year, in our gardens, parks and outside spaces we can all notice lots of tiny creatu... more
Thursday, 6th August2:00pm-2:45pm
We've looked at tiny creatures that creep, crawl and scuttle. Now we're going to have fun making thi... more
Thursday, 20th August2:00pm-2:45pm
Have you ever wanted your own perfect pet? Let your imagination run wild and join in more of our cra... more
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