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Rich Hall’s Hoedown Deluxe - Saturday, 6th June at 8pm

on Sat, 06/06/2020 - 9:00pm

Rich Hall’s Hoedown Deluxe
Saturday, 6th June | 8pm | £19
Box Office: 01235 763 456
Running Time: TBC

Rich Hall’s comedy/music locomotive keeps on rollin’. Ever-evolving, ever-changing, Rich’s combination of keen acerbic stand-up combined with spit and sawdust alt-country lyricism is a “win-win” (GUARDIAN), as sold out crowds across the UK have attested. Fans keep returning because this show goes where other comedians wouldn’t dare: Barrow-in-Furness for example.

Rich’s acclaimed BBC4 documentaries (most recently Rich Hall’s Red Menace) and his Radio 4 series Election Breakdown have


NT Live - The Welkin - Thursday, 21st May at 7pm

on Thu, 21/05/2020 - 8:00pm

National Theatre Live: The Welkin
Thursday, 21st May at 7pm, £15
Box Office: 01235 763 456

A new play by Lucy Kirkwood

One life in the hands of 12 women.

Rural Suffolk in England, 1759. As the country waits for Halley’s comet, a young woman is sentenced to hang for a heinous murder.

When she claims to be pregnant, a jury of 12 matrons are taken from their housework to decide whether she’s telling the truth, or simply trying to escape the noose.


An Evening With John Challis - Friday, 8th May at 7.30pm

on Fri, 08/05/2020 - 8:30pm

An Evening With John Challis
Friday, 8th May at 7.30pm, £19
Box Office: 01235 763 456

Enjoy an intimate evening with John Challis, one of the nation’s greatest comedy actors, best known as Boycie in BBC1’s Only Fools and Horses. In this one-off show the national treasure will reveal secrets from the set with stories and anecdotes from his dazzling career.

Having worked with some of the biggest names in show business, he’ll be spilling the beans about Only Fools and Horses co-stars like Sir David Jason and Nicholas Lyndhurst and friends and fellow performers like The Beatles, The Rolling


Give Blood - Thursday, 7th May

on Thu, 07/05/2020 - 2:00pm

96% of us rely on the other 4% to give blood - don't leave it to someone else. If you’re generally healthy and aged between 17 and 65, you can probably donate.

The next donation session at The Beacon, Wantage (click <here> for a map) is on Thursday, 7th May between 13.15 & 19.15.

Parking at The Beacon, Wantage is free for the first 2 hours (with a free 'pay & display' ticket). For your trouble, you'll enjoy a complimentary cup of tea and selection of biscuits, alongside the satisfaction of knowing that you're actively helping others.

Can you give blood?

Most people can give blood, but


May bank holiday 2020 moved from Monday 4 May to Friday 8 May

on Mon, 04/05/2020 - 10:35am

The early May bank holiday in 2020 will move from Monday 4 May to Friday 8 May to mark the 75th anniversary of VE Day.

More info here:-


Ben Hart: Wonder - Saturday, 2nd May at 7.30pm

on Sat, 02/05/2020 - 8:30pm

Ben Hart: Wonder
Saturday, 2nd May at 7.30pm, £16
Box Office: 01235 763 456

Britain’s Got Talent 2019 finalist, West End star and multi award-winning magician Ben Hart is embarking on his debut solo tour.

Described by David Walliams as ‘the living embodiment of magic’, Ben has recently played to royalty, heads of state and celebrities, in West End theatres, international arenas and on dozens of UK and international TV appearances (including his own series on BBC Three, The One Show and BBC One’s “Now You See It”).

Expect his most mind-blowing and exciting magic in a show that shines a light


Recycling centres - temporary closures for deep clean (Stanford 21 & 22 April)

on Tue, 21/04/2020 - 9:00am


The Zoots - The 60s Show - Saturday, 18th April, 8pm (Bar open 7pm)

on Sat, 18/04/2020 - 8:00pm

THE ZOOTS are Coming!

And They‘re Bringing the Hits of the 60s!

“The ZOOTS are impossible not to like” – The Stage

THE ZOOTS are here to make your whole family bop to the ’60s beats that everybody loves – with legendary numbers by Elvis, The Beatles, The Monkees, the Beach Boys, and dozens more of your favourite artists. Feel the groove that’s thrilling audiences of stage and screen, in more than 30 countries! Discover why national critics call THE ZOOTS “impressive”, “authentic”, and “impossible not to like”!

It’s more than a performance – it’s totally ZOOTtastic!

  • Tickets: £18

Pantomime - Goldilocks and the 3 Bears - Thursday, 16th April at 4pm

on Thu, 16/04/2020 - 4:00pm

Pantomime: Goldilocks and the 3 Bears
Thursday, 16th April at 4pm
Tickets £10 or Family Ticket For Four £38

Roll up! Roll up! Come and marvel at the greatest panto on earth!

From the team that brought you ‘The Little Mermaid’, ‘Wizard of Oz’ and ‘Alice in Wonderland’ comes this magical adventure. Run away with TaleGate Theatre Productions to the circus this Easter.

Help Goldilocks and her mum, Dame Dolly Donut, save their circus and rescue the three bears from the evil ringmaster.

It’s the big top family panto extravaganza featuring pop songs, magic and puppets.

Book your tickets to


The Sound of Music - Thursday 2nd, Friday 3rd & Saturday, 4th April

on Thu, 02/04/2020 - 8:30pm

The Sound of Music – Jigsaw Stage Productions
Thursday 2nd, Friday 3rd & Saturday 4th April
Tickets Adults £15 | 16 and under £13

‘The Sound of Music’ written by Rodgers and Hammerstein. The story of Maria and the Von Trapp family will delight you with it’s award winning score,including, ‘My Favourite Things’, ‘Do-Re-Mi’, ‘Climb Every Mountain’, and ‘Edelwieiss’.

It tells the true tale of the world-famous singing family, from their romantic beginnings and search for happiness to their thrilling escape to freedom as Austria becomes part of the Third Reich at the start of WW1.

  • Thurs 2 April |