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Known as the local experts. iPhixx are repair specialists when it comes to your iPhones, iPads, iPods, Huawei, Samsung and Google devices. Phone: 01295 533655. Web: iphixx.co.uk

Address. 6 South Bar Street, Banbury OX16 9AA

Known as the local experts. iPhixx are repair specialists when it comes to your iPhones, iPads, iPods, Huawei, Samsung and Google devices

What’s on in Banbury and surrounding area.

There’s never a shortage of things to do in Banburyshire. Family entertainment. Open Gardens. Countryside and Nature Events. History and Heritage. Street Markets. Fayres. Fetes. Live Music. Dance. Nightlife. Theatre. Films. And a firm favourite, Eating Out.

Bookmark our event listings for an up-to-the minute list of what’s on in and around the Banbury area and never miss an event.


  • Tue
    01
    Oct
    2019
    12 noonThe Sun Inn, HIGH STREET, Hook Norton

    The Sun Inn £10 Tuesday - All Main Courses Lunch & Dinner.

    The Sun Inn £10 Tuesday - All Main Courses Lunch & Dinner.

    by The Sun Inn at Hook Norton.

    Treat yourself to any main course for only £10 at lunch or dinner time

    Booking is advisable!

    Please click the below link for menu
    https://thesuninn-hooknorton.co.uk or call on 01608 737750

    Timings:

    Tuesday at

  • Wed
    02
    Oct
    2019
    7:30 pmMain Auditorium, The Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5QE

    A hilarious and heartwarming slapstick comedy inspired by Charlie Chaplin’s original film.

    The Immigrant.

    Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre.

    A hilarious and heartwarming slapstick comedy inspired by Charlie Chaplin’s original film. Full of wild slapstick and inventive visual comedy, this delightful show captures the spirit of the original film to tell the bittersweet story of migrants today

  • Fri
    04
    Oct
    2019
    8:30 amCornhill Marketplace Banbury OX16 5NG

    Banbury Famers Market is on the first Friday of every month

    Banbury farmer's market.

    Popular, friendly farmers market with plenty of fresh, local produce.

    A range of quality produce, including varieties of meat, fruit and vegetables, pies, fish, bread, cakes, plants and flowers.

    The first Friday of every month

    It runs from 8.30am to 1.30pm in the Market Pla

  • Fri
    04
    Oct
    2019
    7:30 pmTooley's Boatyard, Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Acts of Abandon Hosted by Theatre in the Dock and Alarum Theatre Company.

    Acts of Abandon.

    Hosted by Theatre in the Dock and Alarum Theatre Company.

    One Act abandoned a canal, another brought new (if rather unorthodox) activity to another. In 1939 an Act of Parliament legally abandoned the, now fully restored, Droitwich Canals. And after the war a couple of enterprising

  • Sat
    05
    Oct
    2019
    6:30 pmTooley's Boatyard, Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Boater's Bash Hosted by Theatre in the Dock.

    Boater's Bash.

    Hosted by Theatre in the Dock.

    As part of this year's Theatre in the Dock (the 10th year) we holding a Boater's Bash - fish and chips, a licensed bar and a plethora of entertainment from such local and waterway acclaimed musicians as the idle women trio, Phil Underwood and the Boat D

  • Sun
    06
    Oct
    2019
    9:00 amBicester Heritage, Buckingham Road, Bicester, Oxfordshire OX26 5HA

    Family friendly and laid back, the Scramble is a wonderful way to while away the hours on a Sunday morning.

    Sunday Scramble.

    Hosted by Bicester Heritage.

    Sunday 6th October sees the return of the Scramble open day to Bicester Heritage, the UK’s Centre of Excellence for the classic motoring industry.

    “A PETROLHEAD’S PARADISE… DEDICATED TO THE FUTURE OF THE PAST”
    – OXFORD MAIL

    With over 40 specialist busin

  • Tue
    08
    Oct
    2019
    10:30 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 2PQ

    Led by musical children’s entertainer Jemma Hibbard, toddlers will love using colourful props and dancing to all their favourite songs.

    Mini Rockers.

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Led by musical children’s entertainer Jemma Hibbard, toddlers will love using colourful props and dancing to all their favourite songs.

    Suitable for ages 1-4 years.

    Booking is essential.

    Phone: 01295 236165
    Email:

    Timings:

    October

  • Wed
    09
    Oct
    2019
    7:30 pmMain Auditorium, The Mill Arts Centre Spiceball Park Road, Banbury , OX16 5QE

    Joan Stanley (Judi Dench), a Soviet and communist party sympathiser, becomes employed at the British government, and gets recruited by the KGB.

    Film Bank Presents: Red Joan.

    Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre.

    Joan Stanley (Judi Dench), a Soviet and communist party sympathiser, becomes employed at the British government, and gets recruited by the KGB. She successfully transfers nuclear bomb secrets to the Soviet Union, which enables them to ke

  • Wed
    09
    Oct
    2019
    8:30 pm4 Ale and Gin, 4 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH

    Open Mic Night with The Rock Bottoms

    Open Mic Night with The Rock Bottoms.

    Hosted by 4 Ale and Gin.

    Always a good evening where musos get together for an evening of musical debauchery. Bring your instrument of choice or just turn up to watch and listen and be enveloped by the dulcet tones of real musicians.

    Every fortnight.

    Timings:

    O

  • Thu
    10
    Oct
    2019
    9:00 amMarket Place, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 8UE

    Twice monthly antiques market held on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month.

    Banbury Antiques Market.

    Browse through a variety of antique and collectable items from jewellery to militaria, from clocks to collectables - and pick up a bargain!

    With prices from £1 to £1,000 they have something for every collector!

    Just outside one of the entrances to the shopping centre (close

  • Thu
    10
    Oct
    2019
    6:00 pmAdderbury Parish Institute, The Green, Adderbury, Oxfordshire OX17 3NE

    With lot's of delicious fresh produce.

    Adderbury Farmers Market.

    With lot's of delicious fresh produce.

    Tonight’s stallholders this month are .........

    Appletree Dairy - Homemade yoghurts and fresh milk from Appletree Farm
    Bar King - Serving wine, beer and soft drinks
    Buzzy Beans - Paddy offering fresh coffee to drink from his barista w

  • Thu
    10
    Oct
    2019
    7:30 pmAtic Banbury, 10-11 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH

    Join Atic Banbury and Bicester Comedy Club for a FREE evening of funny people saying funny things in Banbury's premier comedy venue!

    New Comedian Open Mic at Atic Banbury.

    Join Atic Banbury and Bicester Comedy Club for a FREE evening of funny people saying funny things in Banbury's premier comedy venue!

    Want to perform?

    Great! Please email Bicester Comedy Club on to reserve a spot.

    Timings:

    Thursday,

  • Fri
    11
    Oct
    2019
    1:30 pmBodicote Village Hall, White Post Road, Bodicote, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX15 4BN

    Free antique valuations by Banbury's Holloway's Auctioneers experts.

    Antiques for Animals.

    The first ever BARKS Antiques for Animals afternoon is at Bodicote village hall, 1.30-4.30pm...

    Free antique valuations by Banbury's Holloway's Auctioneers experts (so bring along your heirlooms and treasures from the attic).

    And, while you wait, browse our bargain sales of fa

  • Fri
    11
    Oct
    2019
    8:00 pmAtic Banbury, 10-11 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH

    Classic Emo, Metal, Alternative, Pop-Punk anthems all night long to get you singing, dancing and crying!

    Drink-182 - EMO throwback.

    Hosted by Atic Banbury.

    Classic Emo, Metal, Alternative, Pop-Punk anthems all night long to get you singing, dancing and crying!

    2 for £10 cocktails until 10pm
    FREE shot with a flyer until 12.30am
    FREE ENTRY ALL NIGHT

    Timings: Friday, October 11, 2019 at 8 PM – 3 AM

    Addre

  • Fri
    11
    Oct
    2019
    8:00 pmHook Norton Brewery, Brewery Lane, Hook Norton OX15 5NY

    It’s back! Join Hook Norton Brewery down in their cellar (where else!) for beer and Bratwurst!

    Oktoberfest.

    Hosted by Hook Norton Brewery.

    It’s back! Join Hook Norton Brewery down in their cellar (where else!) for beer and Bratwurst!

    Live music courtesy of the local legends that are ‘Hope and Glory’ delivering the ‘heavy, heavy monster sound’ of Madness and the best of classic ska and 2-Tone

  • Sat
    12
    Oct
    2019
    3:00 pmSt Leonard's Church, 44 Middleton Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 4RE

    You are cordially invited to Banbury Interfaith Networks first clothes swap (swishing) event.

    Clothes Swap 'Swishing Party'.

    Hosted by Cassi Perry.

    You are cordially invited to Banbury Interfaith Networks first clothes swap (swishing) event.

    Swishing is where you bring those items of clothing/ shoes/ jewellery / accessories that had been cluttering up the wardrobe to gift to someone else wh

  • Sat
    12
    Oct
    2019
    9:00 pmThe Banbury Cross Pub 7 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH

    Presenting DJ's Beano Brown and Random B - bringing you the best in upfront and classic RnB party vibes!

    RnB Night with Beano Brown & Random B.

    Hosted by The Banbury Cross Pub.

    Presenting DJ's Beano Brown and Random B - bringing you the best in upfront and classic RnB party vibes!

    FREE ENTRY!

    Timings:

    Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 9 PM – 2 AM

    Address:

    The Banbury Cross Pub 7 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxf

  • Sun
    13
    Oct
    2019
    10:00 amReg's Cafe, Unit 3 Thorpe Way, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 4SP

    Hosted by The Banbury Classic Car and Bike Meet.

    Hosted by The Banbury Classic Car and Bike Meet.

    The first winter / Sunday morning meet..

    As per usual, parking in either of the Hawkins car parks, but please leave Reg’s car park free for other patrons!

    No cost or registration necessary!

    Looking forward to seeing everyone!

    Timings:

    Sunday, October

  • Sun
    13
    Oct
    2019
    10:00 amSpiceball Park, Banbury, Oxfordshire

    Come and join us for our official launch to Park Kids on Sunday 13th October at 10am.

    Kids Run Free official launch.

    Hosted by Kids Run Free Banbury.

    Come and join us for our official launch to Park Kids on Sunday 13th October at 10am.

    If you’ve never been before this is a great time to start and if you’re a regular we’ll see you there!

    It’s all FREE and we start with some warm up g

  • Wed
    16
    Oct
    2019
    4:00 pmBanbury Market Place, Banbury

    The Michaelmas Fair' will be up and running in Banbury from 4:00pm on Wednesday 16th - Friday 18th 2019.

    Banbury Michaelmas Fair.

    Banbury will be awash with colour, light and sweet treats as the famous Michaelmas Fair comes to town.

    The fair will be primarily located in Horsefair, North Bar, Market Place and Bridge Street offering rides such as the carousel, waltzers and ‘The KING‘.

    The Fair is a 'Cha

  • Thu
    17
    Oct
    2019
    10:30 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 2PQ

    Great fun for little ones with big imaginations!

    Mini Builder.

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Great fun for little ones with big imaginations!

    Create castles with bricks and blocks, build ball runs and construct with all sorts of materials.

    Suitable for ages 1-4 years.

    Booking is essential.

    Email:
    Phone: 01295 236165
    https:

  • Thu
    17
    Oct
    2019
    4:00 pmBanbury Market Place, Banbury

    The Michaelmas Fair' will be up and running in Banbury from 4:00pm on Wednesday 16th - Friday 18th 2019.

    Banbury Michaelmas Fair.

    Banbury will be awash with colour, light and sweet treats as the famous Michaelmas Fair comes to town.

    The fair will be primarily located in Horsefair, North Bar, Market Place and Bridge Street offering rides such as the carousel, waltzers and ‘The KING‘.

    The Fair is a 'Cha

  • Thu
    17
    Oct
    2019
    7:30 pmAtic Banbury, 10-11 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH

    Scriptstuff Banbury Poetry Evening - Special Guests & Open Mic

    Scriptstuff Banbury Poetry Evening - Special Guests & Open Mic.

    Come and share some lines, rhymes and poetry good times in the safe and relaxing environment of The backroom at The Atic in Banbury town centre!

    We have superb monthly special guest poets from all over the UK, and plenty of open mic sp

  • Fri
    18
    Oct
    2019
    4:00 pmBanbury Market Place, Banbury

    The Michaelmas Fair' will be up and running in Banbury from 4:00pm on Wednesday 16th - Friday 18th 2019.

    Banbury Michaelmas Fair.

    Banbury will be awash with colour, light and sweet treats as the famous Michaelmas Fair comes to town.

    The fair will be primarily located in Horsefair, North Bar, Market Place and Bridge Street offering rides such as the carousel, waltzers and ‘The KING‘.

    The Fair is a 'Cha

  • Sat
    19
    Oct
    2019
    7:30 pmCropredy Village Hall, Chapel Lane, Cropredy, OX17 1PA

    Dead Men don't get Dessert' Murder Mystery and Meal.

    Dead Men don't get Dessert' Murder Mystery and Meal.

    Hosted by Cropredy Harlequins.

    Enter the shady world of 1920's gangsters at our Murder Mystery dinner. Don your jazz age gladrags, bring your own drinks and exercise your little grey cells over a hot meal. Interact with our cast of glamorous but

  • Sat
    19
    Oct
    2019
    7:45 pmThe Theatre Chipping Norton, 2 Spring St, Chipping Norton OX7 5NL

    A hilarious and heartwarming slapstick comedy inspired by Charlie Chaplin’s original film.

    The Immigrant.

    Hosted by The Theatre Chipping Norton.

    A hilarious and heartwarming slapstick comedy inspired by Charlie Chaplin’s original film. Full of wild slapstick and inventive visual comedy, this delightful show captures the spirit of the original film to tell the bittersweet story of migrant

  • Tue
    22
    Oct
    2019
    6:00 pmCastle at Edgehill, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX15 6DJ

    This evening offering has grown to be very popular so please be sure to book early!

    The Castle Tuesday Steak Night.

    Simply yum!

    Alongside our normal menu on Tuesday's we offer you a selection of steaks from our farm supplier Carpenters Farm Shop Warmington, just 3 miles down the road with a glass of selected 175ml wine at offer prices starting from £14.50pp

    This evening offering h

  • Wed
    23
    Oct
    2019
    9:00 amNational Trust - Charlecote Park, Charlecote, Wellesbourne CV35 9ER

    Explore the parkland this October half term to find out what 'creepy' crawlies are living at Charlecote. Complete the trail and earn your pumpkin prize to take home and carve.

    Creepy Crawlies - Halloween Pumpkin Trail.

    Hosted by National Trust - Charlecote Park.

    Explore the parkland this October half term to find out what 'creepy' crawlies are living at Charlecote. Complete the trail and earn your pumpkin prize to take home and carve.

    Dressing up in your spookiest costum

  • Wed
    23
    Oct
    2019
    8:30 pm4 Ale and Gin, 4 Butchers Row, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5JH

    Open Mic Night with The Rock Bottoms

    Open Mic Night with The Rock Bottoms.

    Hosted by 4 Ale and Gin.

    Always a good evening where musos get together for an evening of musical debauchery. Bring your instrument of choice or just turn up to watch and listen and be enveloped by the dulcet tones of real musicians.

    Every fortnight.

    Timings:

    O

  • Thu
    24
    Oct
    2019
    9:00 amMarket Place, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 8UE

    Twice monthly antiques market held on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of each month.

    Banbury Antiques Market.

    Browse through a variety of antique and collectable items from jewellery to militaria, from clocks to collectables - and pick up a bargain!

    With prices from £1 to £1,000 they have something for every collector!

    Just outside one of the entrances to the shopping centre (close

  • Thu
    24
    Oct
    2019
    6:00 pmYe Olde Reindeer Inn 47 Parson's St, Banbury OX16 5NA

    50% Off Burgers at Ye Olde Reine Deer Inn, Banbury.

    50% Off Burgers at Ye Olde Reine Deer Inn, Banbury.

    Try one of our delicious burgers with 50% off the price!

    Timings:

    Thursday, October 24, 2019 at 6 PM – 8 PM

    Address:

    + Google Map

    Ye Olde Reindeer Inn 47 Parson's St, Banbury OX16 5NA

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  • Sat
    26
    Oct
    2019
    2:00 pmRollright Stones Off A3400, Near Chipping Norton OX7 5QB

    Watchers of the Old Ways invite you to join them to celebrate Samhain, one of the four greater Sabbats.

    Watchers of the Old Ways Samhain Ceremony.

    Watchers of the Old Ways invite you to join them to celebrate Samhain, one of the four greater Sabbats.

    Samhain marks the end of the harvest season and the beginning of Winter. The darker half of the year it is also the day of the dead when we honour our a

  • Sat
    26
    Oct
    2019
    5:30 pmFinmere Village Hall, Stratford Road, Finmere, MK18 4AT

    Finmere Village Fireworks.

    Finmere Village Fireworks.

    New all-inclusive tickets cover admission, a homemade chilli con carne, locally sourced hot dog or warming soup with a choice from the bar or soft drink.

    Tickets available in advance from Finmere school during hours or Fridays at Tuck shop.

    Timings:

    Gates open at 5:30 pm

  • Sun
    27
    Oct
    2019
    10:00 amThe Sun Inn, HIGH STREET, Hook Norton

    The Sun Inn serve 10am till noon on Saturday and Sunday for your perfect weekend addition.

    Brunch at The Sun Inn at Hook Norton.

    Always been searching for the perfect brunch to get your day started off on the right foot?

    The Sun Inn have the answer...A perfect Brunch!

    With a classic bloody mary or a bucks fizz???

    The Sun Inn serve 10am till noon on Saturday and Sunday for your perfect we

  • Sun
    27
    Oct
    2019
    2:00 pmWarriner School Farm, Bloxham Grove Road, Bloxham,OX15 4LJ

    Pumpkin Family Fun Day. Hosted by Warriner School Farm.

    Pumpkin Family Fun Day.

    Hosted by Warriner School Farm.

    Pumpkin carving, visit the farm animals, craft stalls, tombola, refreshments.

    Entry fee £1 adults, 50p children.

    Fund raising event in aid of Warriner School Farm Trust.

    Timings:

    Sunday, October 27, 2019 at 2 PM – 5 PM UTC

    Address:

    Warriner Sc

  • Tue
    29
    Oct
    2019
    7:30 pmWykham Theatre, Ruskin Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 9HY

    Featuring much loved Gershwin songs, this fabulous show features a hilarious script, colourful characters and more dance numbers than you can shake a stick at!

    Crazy For You.

    Hosted by Banbury Operatic Society.

    Over the last couple of shows Banbury Operatic Society (BOS) has taken audiences to Australia and Vienna, with very contrasting styles. In Crazy for You, BOS is off to the American West – with a Follies twist.

    Featuring much loved Gershwin songs, t

  • Wed
    30
    Oct
    2019
    7:30 pmWykham Theatre, Ruskin Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 9HY

    Featuring much loved Gershwin songs, this fabulous show features a hilarious script, colourful characters and more dance numbers than you can shake a stick at!

    Crazy For You.

    Hosted by Banbury Operatic Society.

    Over the last couple of shows Banbury Operatic Society (BOS) has taken audiences to Australia and Vienna, with very contrasting styles. In Crazy for You, BOS is off to the American West – with a Follies twist.

    Featuring much loved Gershwin songs, t

  • Thu
    31
    Oct
    2019
    11:00 amBanbury Museum, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 2PQ

    Come dressed up and ready to boogie to some spooky tunes.

    Halloween Disco.

    Hosted by Banbury Museum.

    Come dressed up and ready to boogie to some spooky tunes. Join in the craft activities and make something to scare your friends!

    £4 per child.

    Suitable for ages 4+ but all welcome. Booking is essential.

    Timings:

    Thursday 31 October

    Book 11.00am – 12.30pm
    B

  • Thu
    31
    Oct
    2019
    2:00 pmThe Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 5QE

    Film Bank Presents: Hocus Pocus. Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre

    Film Bank Presents: Hocus Pocus.

    Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre.

    300 years have passed since the Sanderson sisters were executed for practising dark witchcraft. Returning to life thanks to a combination of a spell spoken before their demise and the accidental actions of Max, the new-kid-in-town, th

  • Thu
    31
    Oct
    2019
    7:30 pmMain Auditorium, The Mill Arts Centre, Spiceball Park Road, Banbury

    A truly terrifying Alfred Hitchcock classic to make a Halloween you won’t forget.

    Film Bank Presents: Psycho.

    Hosted by The Mill Arts Centre.

    Phoenix secretary embezzles forty thousand dollars from her employer’s client, goes on the run, and checks into a remote motel run by one unstable Norman Bates under the domination of his mother.

    A truly terrifying Alfred Hitchcock classic

  • Thu
    31
    Oct
    2019
    7:30 pmWykham Theatre, Ruskin Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire OX16 9HY

    Featuring much loved Gershwin songs, this fabulous show features a hilarious script, colourful characters and more dance numbers than you can shake a stick at!

    Crazy For You.

    Hosted by Banbury Operatic Society.

    Over the last couple of shows Banbury Operatic Society (BOS) has taken audiences to Australia and Vienna, with very contrasting styles. In Crazy for You, BOS is off to the American West – with a Follies twist.

    Featuring much loved Gershwin songs, t


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Places to visit.

  • British Motor Museum. Banbury Road Gaydon Warwickshire. The world’s largest collection of historic British cars www.britishmotormuseum.co.uk
  • Fir Tree Falconry. Located in a spectacular valley north of Banbury on the Warwickshire/Oxfordshire border www.firtreefalconry.co.uk
  • The National Herb Centre. Located on the B4100 just outside Warmington Village, 5 miles north of Banbury and 11 miles south of Warwick www.herbcentre.co.uk
  • Banbury Museum located in Banbury’s town centre, next to the idyllic canal side, and opposite Tooley’s historic boatyard. www.banburymuseum.org/
  • Catanger Llamas. Situated on the Northamptonshire/Oxfordshire border. A llama trekking and breeding centre and are not open to the general public – advanced booking is essential to ensure a place on a trek. www.llamatrekking.co.uk
  • Evenley Wood Garden. Evenley Northamptonshire. A privately owned woodland garden – open daily to the public between February and the end of October www.evenleywoodgarden.co.uk
  • Canons Ashby. Between Banbury and Daventry in Northamptonshire. Discover 500 years of history in the medieval-to-Victorian house, admire the blooms in the rare 18th century garden, or pick up a family trail any time of year. www.nationaltrust.org.uk/canons-ashby

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