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Banbury’s Cherwell Theatre Company are delighted to announce another interactive on-line project for young people aged 11+ over October half term. From 2015-17 the company developed an original play with and for young people exploring their experiences on the internet and social media “The Web”. Three young people found themselves lost in a world without… Continue Reading
A series of stunning lights shows will give shoppers and visitors a reason to Be Bright in Banbury this winter. Organised by Banbury Business Improvement District (BID) and Banbury Town Council the light shows will replace seasonal events cancelled because of coronavirus restrictions and will be projected onto buildings in and around the Market Place. […]
The popular Bell Quiz is back. They will be starting at 4pm this Sunday 4th October. During this time The Bell will be offering 10 percent on food and drink for those taking part. £1 entry and prizes to be won. Booking is strongly advised. Tel 01295 255322 Maximum table of 6 people. Address 12 Middleton Road, Banbury […]
It is with great regret that the Banbury Michaelmas Fair has now been cancelled. The Banbury Michaelmas Fair organising committee have decided to cancel the 2020 Fair after a meeting with Cherwell District Council. Banbury Town Council, and Mr. Wilson who operates the fair. Cllr. Tony Mepham said; ”It was decided in the best interests of the general public not […]
Creativity, performance and dance will take centre stage this weekend as Bicester’s annual arts festival returns for an online edition with the theme ‘fire – keeping the flame alive’. Despite the challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, Bicester Festival organisers have worked hard to ensure the show must go on, with live and pre-recorded […]
Banbury town hall will glow green on Monday (21 September) to boost waste recycling and sustainability. The green theme will support national Recycle Week organised by Banbury-based charity WRAP (the Waste and Resources Action Programme). Banbury Town Council will play its part in the campaign by installing green floodlights to illuminate its iconic building. The […]
Banbury’s Youth Create Musical Concert in Lockdown for local causes! After having to postpone their summer musical – In the Heights – due to the Coronavirus pandemic, Banbury’s award winning youth group, Youth of Banbury Operatic Society (affectionately known as YOBOS), are working hard to stage a musical theatre concert with a big difference. YOBOS, […]
Free app launched turning Cherwell into virtual playground. Residents in Banbury, Kidlington and Bicester will soon be able to take part in a digital game of discovery which encourages participants to walk and cycle around the district. Cherwell District Council has partnered with StreetTag to provide the free downloadable app which turns the area into […]
Coronavirus precautions have forced Banbury Town Council to make cancellations and closures to many of its services and operations. Cancellations include all annual events until July and all bookings at the town hall. The council will continue to monitor the annual events situation on a regular basis. The monthly councillor surgeries that enable voters to […]