What's on inChipping Norton


Welcome to Chipping Norton

Enjoy a mix of heritage, history, lively arts whilst visiting Chipping Norton - 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 Chipping Norton to suit all the family, whatever the weather.

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Everything you need to know if you're visiting Chipping Norton as a visitor or a resident.

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Forthcoming events in Chipping Norton

21
JUL
HAUNT
The North Wall Arts Centre

POLTERGEIST THEATRE present a takeover of the North Wall packed with theatre comedy music and support for artists heading to the Edinburgh Fringe.In the morning there are workshops UK theatre leaders Rachel Mars Sam Pritchard and Iron Shoes. Book hereThe evening kicks…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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25
JUL
Thor & Loki
The North Wall Arts Centre

War rages. The End of the World approaches. The fate of the Gods rests on Thors mighty shoulders but he hates violence and prefers writing poetry. Half‐Giant Loki is out for revenge but beneath her monstrous form lies a heart of gold.…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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25
JUL
Healing Gong Bath
Wytham Village Hall

At this Gong Bath you will be immersed in the sounds of the healing gong. The magnificent breadth depth and diversity of sounds that the gongs create is unlike anything we experience in our normal world. The gong vibration can bring healing…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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27
JUL
No Kids
The North Wall Arts Centre

No Kids reveals the personal journey that real‐life couple and co‐artistic directors of Ad Infinitum Nir Paldi and George Mann embarked upon when they asked the question: as a gay couple should we go out of our way to have childrenPhysical storytelling…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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28
JUL
Burford Antiques Fair
Burford School

This Fair brings together dealers in good Antiques Decorative and Vintage pieces and Fine Art at Burford School on the A40 Oxford ‐ Cheltenham road. Quality and Bargains to be found hereThis is the 3rd Penman Fair here with Decorative Furnishings to…

Location: 9.7 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 07774 850044
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10
AUG
ArtsLab Summer Showcase: The Wardrobe Ensemble
The North Wall Arts Centre

Award‐winning theatre company The Wardrobe Ensemble are joining us for a three week residency this summer developing a new show with a newly‐formed group of young theatre‐makers as part of our ArtsLab programme.The Wardrobe Ensemble are a Bristol‐based group of theatre artists…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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15
AUG
Gong and Drum Healing Sound Journey
Wytham Village Hall

At this event you will be immersed in a kaleidoscope of rhythm and harmony created by the healing gong and shamanic drum. The magnificent breadth depth and diversity of sounds that these instruments create is unlike anything we experience in our normal…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

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04
SEP
Hannah Robson: Seeking Form
The North Wall Arts Centre

Hannah Robson is a textile artist interested in the spatial qualities of textiles. She constructs sculptural pieces using combinations of weaving and lace‐making exploring how threads can escape the traditional vertical and horizontal pathways imposed by the loom.She creates opportunities for threads…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01865 319450
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09
SEP
2018 Ultra Warrior 5hrs South East
Tew Park, New Rd

. The Ultra courses have two check points one at the startfinish line and one at the half way point. So you can complete half and full laps. The winner is the participant who completed the most number of complete or half…

Location: 5.7 miles away
Category: Sports

TEL: 07791 043557
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17
SEP
The Muddy Choir
The North Wall Arts Centre

It is November 1917 and the Third Battle of Ypres is lurching towards its bloody conclusion. Young soldiers Will Robbie and Jumbo are thrust into a landscape starkly different to the playing fields and estates of their Sunderland home.United by their childhood…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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22
SEP
Rachel Parris
The North Wall Arts Centre

Viral sensation Rachel Parris star of BBCs The Mash Report presents a comedy show packed with stand‐up song sketch and inevitably a sideways swipe at society.In this tour show she showcases some of her best bits from her trademark comic anthems to…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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24
SEP
Joanna Vestey: Conditions of Knowledge
The North Wall Arts Centre

Joanna Vestey continues her photographic exploration into spaces and objects that relate to the production and holding of knowledge. Best known for her large format interior images made in physical spaces of academia such as libraries and lecture theatres these new abstract…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01865 319450
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26
SEP
The Fishermen
The North Wall Arts Centre

In a small Nigerian town Ben and Obembe along with their two older brothers slip away to fish at a forbidden river. Unnoticed and carefree they continue until one day the prophecy of a madman changes the course of their lives forever.Based…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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26
SEP
Gong and Drum Healing Sound Immersion
Wytham Village Hall

At this event you will be immersed in a kaleidoscope of rhythm and harmony created by the healing gong and shamanic drum. The magnificent breadth depth and diversity of sounds that these instruments create is unlike anything we experience in our normal…

Location: 14.9 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL:
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29
SEP
The Star Seekers
The North Wall Arts Centre

Want to fly to the moon Visit a space station Become an astronautStar Seekers Alph Betty and Gammo need your help to save Oxfords space stationcollect every orb and delve into the great unanswered question of the universe: whatdo astronauts really have…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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01
OCT
Inspiring People: Darcey Bussell
The North Wall Arts Centre

As part of our Inspiring People series award‐winning composer George Fenton introduces Dame Darcey Bussell renowned former Principal with The Royal Ballet. Not only the most famous British ballerina of her generation Darcey Bussell has gone on to undertake extensive broadcast work…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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02
OCT
We Can Time Travel
The North Wall Arts Centre

Dom has found a message hidden in a cassette tape his grandad sent to him 15years ago. Some people think its a key. A key to time travel. Join Dom as he takesus back to the day that his grandfather was lost…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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04
OCT
Harry And Chris Save The World
The North Wall Arts Centre

After sell‐out runs of their 2016 and 2017 shows at the Edinburgh Fringe Harry Baker and Chris Read have been featured three times on The Russell Howard Hour Sky and have been touring regularly around the UK.Last year they prevented a apocalypse…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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06
OCT
Phil Nichol - Your Wrong! Tour 2018
Mill Arts Centre

The award winning and critically acclaimed Canadian comedian Phil Nichol has announced a UK Tour for 2018. Phil who is currently starring in the new West End musical Everybodys Talking About Jamie will be bringing his latest hour Your Wrong to…

Location: 13 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 02072 843444
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08
OCT
One Life Stand
The North Wall Arts Centre

When we can have sex whenever we want with whomever we want why settle for a normal relationship With the promise of fresh excitement just a swipe away is Kats long‐term lover really her lifelong dreamOne Life Stand is a late‐night search…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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10
OCT
The Society of Wood Engravers
The North Wall Arts Centre

The Society of Wood Engravers returns to The North Wall this October to open its national touring exhibition with an entirely new selection of amazing relief prints. Over one hundred wood engravings woodcuts and linocuts made by artists as near as Summertown…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01865 319450
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12
OCT
WOLF
The North Wall Arts Centre

Welcome to Shadow City a hellhole of a city but a city nonethelessDetective Jay Walker is dead and with no leads and a case colder thanice. Itsup to his ex‐partner Patrick Nobody calls me Patrick Wolf to bust some imaginaryheads and find…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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13
OCT
OCM: Gwyneth Herbert
The North Wall Arts Centre

When was the last time you wrote a letter Tag swipe meme like: the way we communicate is constantly changing. Letters I Havent Written invites you on a voyage into the lost art of letter writing through music and film by award‐winning…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 319450
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16
OCT
The Mountaintop
The North Wall Arts Centre

April 3 1968. The smell of cigarettes and coffee hangs thick in the air as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. winds down from a day of preaching and marching.An intimate look into the quieter moments of Kings life The Mountaintop chips away…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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23
OCT
Lands
The North Wall Arts Centre

2 performers a mini trampoline and a 1000 piece puzzle.Leah and Sophie have been together here for a long time. They are happy here. But theres a problem. Theres a massive fking problem and soon theyre going to have to talk about…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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25
OCT
Stroke Odysseys
The North Wall Arts Centre

Stroke Odysseys is an ambitious piece of dance theatre performed by an ensemble of stroke survivors supported by professional dancers singers and musicians.The show explores intertwined journeys of recovery from stroke and asks what impact the act of storytelling through dance and…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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26
OCT
Butterflies
The North Wall Arts Centre

Ive got that funny feeling again its a good thing rightThree friends embark on an exciting adventure to chase their butterflies away. They cross new seas to uncharted lands on a journey filled with discovery. The only trouble is theyre all a…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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27
OCT
Alasdair Roberts, Amble Skuse & David McGuiness
The North Wall Arts Centre

Autumn 2018 will see acclaimed Scottish singer Alasdair Roberts team up with sonic provocateur Amble Skuse and keyboard wizard David McGuinness to take their recent album What News Drag City Records out on the road.Featuring eight interpretations of old Scots ballads …

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Live Music & Concerts

TEL: 01865 319450
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01
NOV
Juliet and Romeo
The North Wall Arts Centre

Lost Dogs new show reveals the real story of Romeo and Juliet. It turns out they didnt die in a tragic misunderstanding they grew up and lived happily ever after.Wellthey lived at least.Now they are 40ish at least one of them is…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Theatre & Performing Arts

TEL: 01865 319450
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07
NOV
St Edward's School
The North Wall Arts Centre

In Progress 2 celebrates the fantastic work from St Edwards pupils across all year groups.Although primarily a platform for the Lower Sixth to showcase work produced on the Teddies Foundation Course the exhibition will also present work from Year 9 GCSE and…

Location: 16.1 miles away
Category: Exhibitions

TEL: 01865 319450
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Tourist Attractions


Model Village

A 19th scale model of the actual village including river, bridges and churches built in Cotswold stone. Miniature trees & plants. Parking. Open all year, daily.…

The Stour Gallery

The Stour Gallery is a cool, crisply white‐painted series of spaces for showing contemporary art in the Warwickshire market town of Shipston‐on‐Stour, situated on the Oxfordshire, Gloucestershire borders.The gallery is in its 9th year, successfully showing the work of artists, potters and sculptors with established reputations alongside emerging…

Cotswold Perfumery

This factory tour gives you the opportunity to revise the way you think about your sense of smell after this revealing and informative tour.It is a unique chance to go behind the scenes of a small family business that has been creating fine fragrances for over 40 years.…

Birdland

Birdland is a natural setting of woodland, river and gardens. Over 500 birds; penguins to flamingos and parrots to hornbills. Tropical, Desert and Toucan Houses. Large Play Area, Penguin Cafe, Picnic Areas, Gift Shop, Adoptions, Season & Family tickets.…

Sezincote

Attractive gardens surrounding an original and fascinating Regency manor house in Indian style. No children allowed in the house. Contact by writing only. Parking. Gardens open January ‐ November, Thurs, Fri & BH Mon 14.00 ‐ 18.00 or dusk.…

Burford Golf Club

Burford Golf Club ‐ golf course in Burford, Oxfordshire. Contact the golf course on telephone number 01993 822583 for course availability, course rules, member information, golf academy if available and green fees at Burford Golf Club golf courseclub.…

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