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YourOxfordshire May: Bank Holiday Activities! Oxontime, Wolvercote, Music Events and more.

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Get ready for the May Bank holiday weekend, plus all the essential info from across the County!
May morning crowds
Celebrate May Morning
Are you getting up early for the May Morning festivities? DailyInfo has a great run down of helpful info, including road closures, where to eat and some very persuasive reasons not to leap off Magdalen Bridge (seriously, just don’t.)
If you’re an early bird with some great pictures, tweet us @oxfordshirecc and we’ll retweet the best!
Looking for spring activities? Our FiS Directory is full of great ideas. It’s also free to advertise, so why not put your local event up?
A gardener with a garden fork
Green Fingers Day at Coggs Manor Farm
Come along to May bank holiday Monday at Cogges, for a day of practical workshops, demonstrations, talks and activities dedicated to your garden. During the day we will be hosting a variety of drop-in sessions between 10.30pm - 2.30pm, run by Cogges volunteers
Into the West at the Pegasus Theatre
Imagine a glorious white horse comes out of a sea-mist and into your troubled life. Imagine trying to keep her on the 14th floor of a Dublin tower block. Yes, we’re intrigued too. Find out more and book tickets

Music Mondays - Wantage
A warm and friendly music group for under 5s. Join in with traditional songs and rhymes as they are performed on a variety of instruments. Places are limited so please book in advance to avoid disappointment.

Local spotlight

Kennington Amateur Dramatic Society presents 'Alice'  

A magical, musical trip through the rabbit-hole to Wonderland, fun for all ages. Saturday 21 & Sunday 22 May at Kennington Village Centre. Tickets from the box office on 01865 739025 / ~ Adults £8.50, concessions £6.50 family £25. Hatter's Tea and charity raffle in the interval. Dedicated in memory of Luke Biggs. who sadly passed away earlier this year.
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Oxfordshire Travel Choices


Chances are that if you use the roads in northern Oxford you’ll have encountered the massive jams that happened recently. Although the work is really important for keep thing the A40 running smoothly in the future we’re sorry to everyone who’s been stuck in queues. If you’ve got questions about the project, or want to sign up for updates on road closures and developments check the Cutteslowe and Wolvercote page
Get the latest on work to keep Oxfordshire moving over the coming decades direct from the teams on site, and stay up to date ahead of any changes. Major projects are taking place at 

A34 Milton Interchange work
Hagbourne Hill
A34 Chilton north facing slips

Useful to know

Bus Time Displays
If you use the bus you’ll know that the display signs have been down. We’ve changed to a new provider, and we need to test all 275 signs across Oxfordshire. We’ve just started installing the new ones and we hope to have all of them back up in the coming weeks. In the meantime, you can still get up to date bus times live on the Oxontime website to help you stay a step ahead.
Great news for parents expecting primary school places, more than 90% got their first choice this year (more about how we made that happen here). If you’re applying next year, there’s lots more information here on the admissions process, and what happens next!

Adoption Waiting times
For young people waiting to be adopted, speeding the process up makes a massive difference. Find out what we’re doing to make the process work even better in Oxfordshire. Considering adopting? Get in touch with our friendly team.
Camp it up with the Oxfordshire Museum
Oxfordshire Museum has plenty of events and exhibitions lots going on at the moment for all tastes.

Morning Campers! The British Holiday Camp
An exhibition exploring Britain’s love affair with Butlin’s, Pontin’s, Warner’s and other British Holiday Camps.
23 April – 22 May Oxfordshire’s 21C Group
One of the county’s longest running art groups painting in oils with a passion for composition and colour.
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