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Build Your Resilience Toolkit - Next on Monday, 24th September, 7-9.30pm

on Mon, 24/09/2018 - 7:00pm

Mindfulness Course - Next on Tuesday, 25th September, 7-9.30pm

on Tue, 25/09/2018 - 7:00pm

Cornerstone Film Club "Funny Cow" - Wednesday, 26th September, 8pm

on Wed, 26/09/2018 - 8:00pm

The next Didcot Cornerstone Film Club film is 'Funny Cow' on 26th September at 8pm.

Trailer:-

 

The Didcot Cornerstone Film Club meets monthly, usually on the last Wednesday of the month at 8pm (plus some Saturday Matinees). Films are shown on a large screen in the main hall and there's a bar afterwards.

Annual membership costs £5 and is available from Cornerstone or Didcot Civic Hall. Please fill in & bring a membership form with you if you're not already a member (click <here> for the form).
 
Tickets for members and their guest are now £6 and members can buy up to 2 tickets for each film (so no need for couples to both join). Tickets for non-members are £8. Tickets are available through the normal Cornerstone booking procedures: on-line, by phone or in person at the box office.

  • Admission is £6-8 per person
  • 8pm start (Each film follows a short introduction)
  • Unreserved seating

Forthcoming screenings:-

  • 'Funny Cow' on 26th September

  • 'Isle of Dogs' on 31st October

The Cornerstone Film Club shows the sort of films you probably won't see in mainstream cinemas:-

  • Hollywood Classics
  • Foreign Language
  • New British Independents

For further information, see the Didcot Cornerstone Film Club's own page in 'Groups':-

NT Live at The Beacon - King Lear (12A) - Thursday, 27th September at 7pm

on Thu, 27/09/2018 - 6:59pm

National Theatre Live - King Lear
Thursday 27 September | 7.00pm
Certificate: 12A
Tickets: £15
Running Time: TBC
Box Office: 01235 763 456

Considered by many to be the greatest tragedy ever written, King Lear sees two ageing fathers – one a King, one his courtier – reject the children who truly love them.  Their blindness unleashes a tornado of pitiless ambition and treachery, as family and state are plunged into a violent power struggle with bitter ends.

Wantage Farmers' Market - Saturday, 29th September from 8.30

on Sat, 29/09/2018 - 8:30am

#Wantage Farmers Market is in the Market Square, usually on the last Saturday of every month from 8.30am 'til 1pm.

Smaller markets can be found in the same place in Wantage on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

 

Telephone: 01235 763459

FFF&B Ploughing & Country Show - Saturday, 29th September

on Sat, 29/09/2018 - 9:00am

70th Annual Fairford, Faringdon, Filkins and Burford Ploughing Championships and Country Show.

The 2018 Ploughing Match and Country Show will be held on Saturday 29th September at Friars Court, Clanfield, Oxon, OX18 2SU.

Google Maps link: click <here>

Entry prices last year were £9 Adults £5 Children and Seniors (children under 12 Free). Sorry but cash only on the gate.

The show is open to the public from 8.30am. Ploughing and Hedgelaying competitions start at 9am with most of the competitions ending at 2.30pm but displays by steam, horses and main ring carrying on until approximately 4pm.

Please be aware that this is a ploughing match and country show on fields so the ground may be rough and difficult going especially if it is wet.

Finally, dogs are welcome to the day (especially Terriers).

Find out more on the FFF&B website here:-

 

Vegan Mediterranean Pop-Up Restaurant - Saturday, 29th September at 7pm

on Sat, 29/09/2018 - 7:00pm

Childrey and District Tuesday Club Events - next on Tuesday, 2nd October

on Tue, 02/10/2018 - 2:30pm

Childrey and District Tuesday Club

  • 2nd October: 2.30 pm village hall, speaker Hazel Townsesend 'Conscientious Objectors in the second world war' Contact Pat Eglinton 01235 751663
  • 6th November: 2.30 pm village hall, speaker Debbie Beatson 'Tax Care and Toy Boys again'. Contact Pat Eglinton 01235 751663
  • 27th November: Coach trip to Cardiff Christmas markets departing village hall at 8.30 members fare £16.50, non members £18.50 Contact Maureen Thomas 01235 751631
  • 11th December: (nb 2nd Tuesday) 12.30 Christmas lunch at The Bear Hotel, Wantage members only
  • 8th January 2019 (nb 2nd Tuesday) 2.30 village hall, New Year Quiz Contact Pat Eglinton 01235 751663

Craft Night - First Tuesday (2/10), 7pm - 9.30pm

on Tue, 02/10/2018 - 7:00pm

Ballet on Film, Sleeping Beauty - Thursday, 4th October, 7pm

on Thu, 04/10/2018 - 7:00pm

Ballet on Film, Sleeping Beauty
Thursday 4 October 7.00pm
£12 Adults
£10 Children
Box Office: 01235 763 456

The Royal Ballet's 2017 Production with Marianela Nunez and Vadim Muntagirov.

The wicked fairy Carabosse is furious she wasn’t invited to Princess Aurora’s christening. She gives the baby a spindle, saying that one day the Princess will prick her finger on it and die. The Lilac Fairy makes her own christening gift a softening of Carabosse’s curse: Aurora will not die, but will fall into a deep sleep, which only a prince’s kiss will break.

White Horse Gardening Club - Thursday, 4th October at 7.30pm

on Thu, 04/10/2018 - 7:30pm

Meetings in the Thomas Hughes Memorial Hall, Uffington, Faringdon, SN7 7RA

Meetings held on the 1st Thursday of the month at 7.30pm, unless otherwise stated.

Membership £10 per year. Visitors £2.50 per meeting.

CLUB PROGRAMME

Thursday 4th October

  • Autumn Flowing Perennials. Plants for Sale.
  • By Rose Hardy, from award-winning Hardy’s Cottage Plants. www.hardysplants.co.uk

Thursday 1st November

  • Ornamental Trees. Plants for Sale.
  • By Sam Mallett from Notcutts Nursery.

Thursday 6th December

  • AGM followed by a talk on Beer and Hops with samples to savour and goods for sale.
  • By The White Horse Brewery. Seasonal refreshments. Xmas Raffle.

Further information from: Pamela Preene 01367-820251 or [email protected]

​Please do come along and bring your friends, neighbours and relatives. Membership cards will be available at this meeting - JOIN US.

To download the 2018 programme, please click link below

White Horse Gardening Club 2018 programme
Garden_Club_2018.pdf 
Adobe Acrobat document

Find out more:-

Beacon Cinema - Book Club (15) - Friday, 5th October, 7.30pm

on Fri, 05/10/2018 - 7:30pm

Relax with a movie at The Beacon in Wantage.

The bar is open throughout and in the tradition of great cinema, they have an interval with hot dogs, ice cream and popcorn.

For every cinema visit to The Beacon, Wantage Loyalty Card holders can enjoy a free serving of popcorn to enjoy with the film.

  • Book Club (15) - Friday, 5th October, 7.30pm

For further details:-

 
 

Restart & Repair Cafe - 1st Saturday of month (6/10), 9.30am - 12.30pm

on Sat, 06/10/2018 - 9:30am

Pallet Upcycling Workshop - First Saturday (6/10), 2-5pm

on Sat, 06/10/2018 - 2:00pm

MasterChef's Gregg Wallace - Saturday, 6th October at 8pm

on Sat, 06/10/2018 - 7:46pm

Gregg Wallace: Doesn't Get Tougher Than This
Saturday 6 October | 8.00pm | Bar open from 7.00pm
Standard Ticket Price - £20
Premium Ticket Price (includes show ticket and signed apron) - £30
VIP Ticket Price (includes show ticket, signed apron and meet & greet with Gregg post show) - £40
Running Time: TBC
Box Office: 01235 763 456

The star of BBC's MasterChef, Inside The Factory and Eat Well For Less takes to the stage for this brand new live show mixing hilarious behind the scenes tales with demonstrations and audience fun and games. 

Join Gregg as he answers the questions you’ve always wanted to ask, shares classic anecdotes and dishes up a sumptuous serving of MasterChef’s juiciest bits.  Complete with a Q&A, this really is a must-see event for any foodie and Gregg fan!   

Premium tickets (including signed merchandise) and limited VIP meet and greet tickets also available via our box office – book early! 

LOCAL: Sparsholt & Westcot Footpath Walk - Sunday, 7th October at 11am

on Sun, 07/10/2018 - 12:00pm

Planned Sparsholt & Westcot Footpath Walks are listed below - now the 1st Sunday of each month.

Come for a coffee, followed by a walk at 11.30 - everyone welcome!

  • October 7th - Caroline S

  • November 4th - Amanda B

  • December - TBC

Contact Ian on 07880 331331 or [email protected] for further details.

See also the Footpath Walkers dedicated page on this site Groups > Footpath Walkers













 

Upholstery - Next on Monday, 8th October, 9.30am - 2.30pm

on Mon, 08/10/2018 - 10:30am

White Horse Hill Evening Sky Tour - Wednesday, 10th October, 7-9pm

on Wed, 10/10/2018 - 8:00pm

Enjoy a tour of the night sky on White Horse Hill and take in its wonders from this perfect stargazing location. Learn about the constellations, bright stars, planets and the deeper cosmos.
 
The mythology and stories of the stars, and their relationship with the ancient people that lived and worked there. Followed by a guide on what's on view to the naked eye during the month ahead and more.Your guide will be Adrian West - A local, passionate and experienced astronomer. Adrian has written astronomy and space related articles for popular online science magazines. He has also written guides and articles for the BBC, Met office and National Trust to name a few.
  • Adults £5
  • Children £2.50
  • Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event
  • Bring warm clothing, sensible footwear for walking and a torch

Dates:-

  • 10 October 2018
  • 7 November 2018
  • 5 December 2018

White Horse Hill, Uffington. B4507 Ashbury to Wantage road Oxfordshire SN7 7QJ.

For more information & to book:-

Letcombe Film Club - "All the Presidents Men" - Wednesday, 10th Oct at 7.30pm

on Wed, 10/10/2018 - 8:30pm

Letcombe Film Club has some great films planned.

We look forward to seeing you, come early and have a drink before the film.

  • Tickets £5
  • Doors open at 7.30pm, film starts at 8pm.
  • Letcombe Regis Village Hall, Bassett Rd, OX12 9LJ (click <here> for a map)

Future Film dates for your diary:-

  • Wed 10 Oct – All the Presidents Men (as a follow on The Post)

  • Wed 14 Nov – Darkest Hour

  • Wed 12 Dec – The Death of Stalin

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