What's on inArdington

Welcome to Ardington

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Ardington - our guide to events and days out is just the ticket.

Whether you're looking to brush up on local history at a museum, enjoy local arts, watch some sport, or listen to live music, you're sure to find things to do in Ardington to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Forthcoming events in Ardington

21
DEC
Day Out With Thomas & meet Father Christmas
Didcot Railway Centre

Thomas is a regular visitor to Didcot Railway Centre where he is welcomed by his friends the Great Western engines.The Fat Controller supervises Rev.W.Awdrys classic childrens favourite ‐ Thomas the Tank Engine on his Day Out With Thomas visits.At Christmas Thomas likes…

Location: 6.1 miles away
Category: Family Events

TEL: 01235 817200
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29
DEC
Alexander ONeal
O2 Academy Oxford

Alexander ONeal at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Monday 29 December 2014. Compare ticket prices from the UKs most respected and trusted ticket providers including Viagogo Seatwave GetMeIn Ticketmaster and Stubhub in order to get the best seats at the best…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
DEC
The Best In Live Stand-up Comedy
Glee Club Oxford

The Best In Live Stand‐up Comedy ‐ 4 brilliant comics from the top of the UK & International comedy circuit in Oxfords premier comedy club. Join us for our favourite night of the year.…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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08
JAN
Royal Blood
O2 Academy Oxford

Royal Blood at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Thursday 08 January 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

12
JAN
FREE taster session at the Newbury Rock Choir
Kurnock Atrium - St Bartholomew's School

The local Newbury choir is run by Berkshire based musician Katherine Penn. The Newbury branch is part of the unique national singing family that is Rock Choir. Whilst retaining our focus on Newbury community causes and events the local branches of Rock…

Location: 13.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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13
JAN
FREE taster session at the Thatcham Rock Choir
Thatcham Baptist Church

The Thatcham Rock Choir is led by local musician Katherine Penn. We are the local community choir with the national reputation ‐ join the Thatcham Rock Choir and experience the singing phenomenon that Will Smith described as Fantastic. Whilst retaining our community…

Location: 14.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Newbury/Thatcham Rock C
Majendie Hall

Your local Newbury choir is run by Berkshire based musician Katherine Penn. Rock Choir is unequalled in the opportunities we can offer our members ‐ from performing at top music and arts venues like Wembley Stadium for Saracens v Harlequins in 2012…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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14
JAN
FREE taster session at the Oxford Rock Choir
Cheney School Dining Hall

The Oxford Rock Choir is led by local musician Katherine Penn. Over the past few years Rock Choir has become firmly ingrained on the national consciousness with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and emphasis on supporting local communities.…

Location: 13.2 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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15
JAN
FREE taster session at the Abingdon Rock Choir
Upper Room

The local Abingdon choir is run by singerpianist Katherine Penn. Our choir is made up of many locals who never thought they could sing or hadnt found the right outlet for their secret singing in the car or shower. I dont think…

Location: 7.8 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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15
JAN
FREE taster session at the Didcot Rock Choir
Ladygrove Community Centre

The Didcot Rock Choir is led by local musician Katherine Penn. Over the past few years Rock Choir has entered British peoples hearts with its unique mix of en‐masse singing fundraising television appearances and emphasis on supporting local communities. With performances at…

Location: 6.6 miles away
Category: Lifestyle

TEL: 01252 714276
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21
JAN
Hozier
O2 Academy Oxford

Hozier at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Wednesday 21 January 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

23
JAN
Amon Amarth
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Amon Amarth is a Viking themed melodic death metal band from Tumba in Sweden. The band formed in 1992 taking their name from the Sindarin translation of Mount Doom a location in J.R.R. Tolkiens Middle‐earth.…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

30
JAN
Alvvays
O2 Academy Oxford

Alvvays at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Friday 30 January 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Alvvays live in the knowledge that…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

31
JAN
The Acoustic Cafe featuring The Remi Harris Trio
Aston Pottery

An evening of acoustic performance at Aston Pottery featuring toe‐tapping Gypsy Jazz from the Remi Harris Trio.Support TBA…

Location: 10.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01993 850960
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01
FEB
Russell Kane & Friends
Glee Club Oxford

Russell Kane ‐ star of Live at the Apollo The Royal Variety Show Live at the Electric and more ‐ is stopping off at all The Glee Clubs on an exclusive comedy jolly. Hell be introducing his favourite comedians and treating you…

Location: 12.4 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 08714 720400
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04
FEB
King Charles
O2 Academy Oxford

When you are a classically trained musician who has mastered the guitar piano and cello in addition to singing I guess we can forgive you for taking the stage name King Charles. Real name Charles…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
FEB
Charlie Simpson
O2 Academy Oxford

Charlie Simpson has long and varied career behind him despite being just twenty‐six. He began as a teenager with pop band Busted a highly successful act with huge sales and two Brit Awards that paved…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

06
FEB
Saxon
O2 Academy Oxford

Getting their start way back in 1976 as a band named slightly foully as S.O.B. when you look at Saxon the name they chose and stuck with a year later you are looking at true…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

07
FEB
Gaz Coombes
O2 Academy Oxford

After the success of his criticallyacclaimed debut solo album Gaz Coombes Presents... Here Come The Bombs Gaz Coombes has lined up some headline dates and is playing at O2 Academy Birmingham this October.…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

08
FEB
Rae Morris
O2 Academy Oxford

Rae Morris at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Sunday 08 February 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

10
FEB
Gorgon City
O2 Academy Oxford

Gorgon City at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Tuesday 10 February 2015. Its bloomin hard work tracking down the best seats at the best prices so why dont you let us do it. Our clever system imports all the tickets…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

13
FEB
The Staves
O2 Academy Oxford

The Staves at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Friday 13 February 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us do…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
FEB
Hudson Taylor
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Hudson Taylor at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Sunday 15 February 2015. Theres no better feeling that watching your favourite band team or show live so BritEvents has come up with the perfect solution for event fans. Let us…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

15
FEB
Sam Bailey
New Theatre Oxford

Winner of series ten of The X Factor in 2013 Sam Bailey has gone from strength to strength and is now in the enviable position of being a highly sought after performing artist. Following…

Location: 12.5 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

16
FEB
Bears Den
O2 Academy 2 Oxford

Bears Den at O2 Academy 2 Oxford in Oxford on Monday 16 February 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

17
FEB
The Used
O2 Academy Oxford

The Used at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Tuesday 17 February 2015. Youve all heard of horror stories of getting scammed by ticket touts havent you Well BritEvents have come up with the perfect solution ‐ a ticket price comparison…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

18
FEB
858
O2 Academy Oxford

858 at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Wednesday 18 February 2015. We dont want you to have to trawl the web searching for the cheapest 858 tickets so weve done the legwork for you. Compare Ticketmaster Viagogo GetMeIn Seatwave and…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

19
FEB
36 Crazyfists
O2 Academy Oxford

Four‐piece meta band from Alaska 36 Crazyfists have released six studio albums to date and have played at a number of European festivals including the UK Download Festival. After signing with Roadrunner Records the…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

20
FEB
Jungle
O2 Academy Oxford

Jungle at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Friday 20 February 2015. We love live events and we know you love them too. Thats why weve created a ticket price comparison service that compares tickets from reputable companies including Ticketmaster GetMeIn…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

21
FEB
Dapper Laughs
O2 Academy Oxford

Dapper Laughs at O2 Academy Oxford in Oxford on Saturday 21 February 2015. We search the UKs top ticket companies for the best seats at the best prices so you dont have to so you can watch Dapper Laughs live in the…

Location: 12.6 miles away
Category: Miscellaneous

Tourist Attractions


Didcot Railway Centre

Join us in our rural setting based around the original engine shed. The Great Western Society has had a home in Didcot since 1967 and the range of activities and facilities on offer is substantial. The collection of Great Western coaches is probably the most comprehensive…

Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary

The Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary is a registered charity, caring for abused and ill‐treated animals. We rely totally upon public donations to enable us to do this valuable work. Helping donkeys, like Mrs. P and Mabel. The Sanctuary is open to visitors most days during the year, between…

Abbey Meadow Open Air Swimming Pool

Swimming pool at Abbey Meadow Open Air Swimming Pool in Abingdon, Oxfordshire. Contact venue on 01235 523113 for opening times and entrance costs.…

Buddies Night Club

Buddies Night Club Nightclub in Abingdon, Oxfordshire. Contact venue on telephone number 01235 535400 for opening times, entrance costs, guest list information and special offers.…

Carswell Golf & Country Club

Carswell Golf & Country Club ‐ golf course in Faringdon, Oxfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01367 870472 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Carswell Golf & Country Club golf courseclub.…

Didcot Bowls Club

Bowling at Didcot Bowls Club in Didcot, Oxfordshire. Contact venue on 01235511665 for opening times and entrance costs.…

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