Culture

Charity Masked Ball in aid of Lucy’s room

Neil Gilkes
Posted by Neil Gilkes, on August 13, 2019

Presents an evening of great fun and laughter while raising awareness of Mental Health and Suicide. Saturday 21st September at 6 pm until midnight at the Chesterton Hotel, Chesterton, Bicester Ox26 1UE Tickets available from The Chesterton Hotel Tel 01869 326550 or directly by contacting Lesley Gordon on mobile 07860650313 or Neil Gordon 07411446233 Email […]

Win a Free Ticket to The Big Feastival!

Rob Checkley
Posted by Rob Checkley, on August 1, 2019

The Big Feastival, returns to the Cotswolds this August Bank Holiday for the 8th year with a jampacked line-up. With music from the UK’s biggest artists, Michelin star chefs live on stage, award-winning street food and an exciting programme of family entertainment, The Big Feastival has something for everyone. The Big Feastival will be kicking […]

Freedom of Entry Parade in Bicester

Rob Checkley
Posted by Rob Checkley, on July 30, 2019

Bicester played host recently to the Defence Explosive Ordnance Disposal, Munitions and Search (DEMS) Training Regiment, based at St Georges Barracks, when they were honoured with the Freedom of Entry and paraded through the town centre streets. This decree is a town’s highest civic honour and means that the regiment can march through the town […]

Comedy at The Mill

Rob Checkley
Posted by Rob Checkley, on July 30, 2019

This Autumn, The Mill will be presenting the cream of the up and coming comedy circuit in a series of regular Comedy Club nights. Each night will feature three stars of the UK comedy scene giving Banbury a chance to get a real taste of a range of diverse comedy styles and talents and guaranteed […]

A History of Banbury

Rob Checkley
Posted by Rob Checkley, on July 3, 2019

“Ride a cock-horse to Banbury Cross, To see a fine lady upon a white horse; Rings on her fingers and bells on her toes, And she shall have music wherever she goes.” This nursery rhyme which has been a favourite with children across the world dates from about 1760.The “Fine” lady is a member of […]

DANCE BANBURY!

Rob Checkley
Posted by Rob Checkley, on July 2, 2019

Dance Banbury is a weekend of dance performance taking place in Banbury town centre locations and celebrating cutting edge dance from leading UK and International professional companies. These are all dance companies pushing the boundaries and combining non-traditional dance elements; from augmented reality to parkour, whilst also blurring the lines between watching, and becoming part […]

Lake Garda and Verona

Rob Checkley
Posted by Rob Checkley, on July 2, 2019

First impressions are often so telling. Minutes from the airport I sensed the scale of the mountainous peaks and craggy cliffs with houses “Where the Mediterranean meets the Alps” is a fair claim for Lake Garda as its sub-tropical climate thrives under the sunshine and is protected from the northerly winds by the high Alpine […]

Discovering Bournemouth

Andy Davies
Posted by Andy Davies, on July 2, 2019

While it isn’t one of England’s most famous seaside towns, Bournemouth is still very much worth a visit. Dorset’s coast presents many opportunities for explorers, sports fans and visitors looking for unique experiences. From exploring Brownsea Island, to enjoying Kings Park, to taking afternoon tea aboard a double-decker tour bus, you’re sure to find some […]

Win FREE Tickets to Cropredy Festival

Rob Checkley
Posted by Rob Checkley, on June 17, 2019

Cropredy Festival goers are in for a treat in early August with a terrific line up over the 3 day Festival from Thursday 8th to Saturday 10th and you could be going completely free of charge. Your Letterbox has a number of free tickets for 2 persons to give to lucky winners in their online […]

Exotic Madeira

Rob Checkley
Posted by Rob Checkley, on June 1, 2019

First impressions are often so telling. Minutes from the airport I sensed the scale of the mountainous peaks and craggy cliffs with houses surrounded by blazing bougainvillea and banana leaves and villages with terracotta roofs dotted amongst the patchwork of the terraced cultivation carved out of the mountainside. In the capital Funchal’s famous market, the […]

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