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The new Crown and Thistle in Bridge Street
Published on: 27 Nov 2013
Last night the Crown & Thistle re-opened in style, even welcoming fellow innkeepers from the Kings Head and Bell to a huge launch party packed with Abingdon traders; Abingdon councillors; builders, architects and designers who had worked on the project, and new staff and management. The new owners were proud to offer tours of the newly restored building and luxurious bedrooms. The menus have been greeted with excitement by the foodies of the town and include a huge range of choices for those on special diets. 
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Fun in the Park and Music in the Park - 7 June 2014
Published on: 26 Nov 2013
The Council is again organising its annual Fun in the Park and Music in the Park on Saturday 7th June. Fun in the Park takes place in the Abbey Grounds from 11am to 3pm. Entrance to this event is free and attractions include sports taster sessions, arts and crafts, community groups and much more. Later in the afternoon, the Abbey Grounds is transformed and the “Music in the Park” event takes place from 5.30 pm (gates open at 4.30pm). Music in the Park showcases performances by a variety of bands ranging from easy-listening through pop to rock.  This year the event will be opened by The... more
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Arts & Culture, Heritage, Outdoors, Sports & Leisure, Town Administration
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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council
Market stalls featuring flowers and vegetables
Published on: 18 Nov 2013
The vibrant Local Excellence Market will be back this Saturday (23rd November) with the local producers, retailers, craftworkers, designers, chefs and growers who make this market such a festival event. It's an unusual date, not being our normal 5th Saturday in the month, so tell your friends about it so they don't miss out.  For more about this quarterly market that showcases all that is best in Abingdon and the surrounding area, click here
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Arts & Culture, Shopping
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Community-your Abingdon
Published on: 31 Oct 2013
CHECK OUT THIS VIDEO - cant wait for this!!!!! 3 tickets for the price of two available today for this event if you buy over the phone 01235 524085 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ifbCfmI9yzU   buy tickets over the phone on 01235  524  085  three for the price of two tickets if you book today or tomorrow ( 24th and 25th Oct) otherwise tickets are £10 each and can be booked over the phone, in person at the Guildhall or on www.wegottickets.com/event/241449
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Arts & Culture, Heritage, Outdoors, Market Place, Shopping, Sports & Leisure, Wine & Dine
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Guildhall
Colourful textile heaven at the Craft Fair
Published on: 25 Oct 2013
So much going on in town this weekend. Still one weekend of the Craft Fair left so don't miss your last chance to enjoy the stalls - some great new ones along with the quality favourites like pottery and jewellery.  Meanwhile on the Market Place (Saturday 26th October) is the annual Splash of Pink event, full of life and amusement for all the family. At the Guildhall is the Eco Fair, a chance to explore your green options and find out more about the ways a community can make the transition to a new way of living, working, and even trading.  ..and yes it's not too soon to start Christmas... more
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Community-your Abingdon
Guildhall meal deal abingdon Comedy Theatre
Published on: 25 Oct 2013
Take advantage of 25% off food bills at ASK RESTAURANT ABINGDON when you buy Comedy Club Tickets with the Guildhall. Clubs are the last Thurs of every month except the Christmas show which is the last Friday of December. Just show your tickets when you book ( quote on phone at booking) and the staff will make sure you are seated and served in good time before the show.   WHAT A BARGAIN - for tickets see www.wegottickets.com/ GuildhallAbingdon
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Arts & Culture, Heritage, Outdoors, Market Place, Shopping, Sports & Leisure, Town Administration, Wine & Dine
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Guildhall
Published on: 24 Oct 2013
The Town Council is organising a Flood Fair, with the aim to let people know What You Can Do In The Event Of A Flood. There will be participants from a number of agencies and organisations, with information and display stands with helpful suggestions on how to protect you, your family and your home. The event will take place from 6.00pm to 8.00pm on Thursday 24th October 2013 in the Guildhall (the Roysse Room).
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Town Administration
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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council
Published on: 21 Oct 2013
WOW!!!!!! Look at the Guildhall's new wedding package deals. The Guildhall are proud to be able to offer affordable wedding packages that include all the trimmings from food and drink to chair covers, room layout, flowers and support all for an affordable (unbelieveable) price. Call 01235 524085 for more details and to receieve a brochure pack. New price points are available from October 2013 throughout 2014.
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Arts & Culture, Heritage, Outdoors, Market Place, Shopping, Sports & Leisure, Wine & Dine
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Guildhall
Members of Abingdon Carbon Cutters getting the apples ready to press
Published on: 05 Oct 2013
Carbon Cutters are pleased with the number of people using their apple press to turn windfall apples from local gardens into juice that can be drunk immediately or pasteurised. It's all part of their campaign against food waste. If you have apples you haven't managed to turn into apple pies yet despite your best intentions, go along to the community shop in Bury Street where the  Abingdon Carbon Cutters have set up their press. There's still one more week of apple pressing in the community shop so there's still time to pop along between Monday and Friday 10am to 4pm, find out how it all works... more
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Outdoors, Market Place, Shopping, Sports & Leisure
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Community-your Abingdon
County Hall Museum and a ride from the Fair
Published on: 03 Oct 2013
As the Michaelmas Fair arrives in town the atmosphere gets livelier and the young people flock into town for the evenings of fun and excitement.  For information on road closures and access during the Michaelmas Fair please click here For information about the event click here
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Abingdon-on-Thames Town Council

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