Tag: Festival

Festival lights up The World in Oxford

Much anticipation awaits the ever-popular Oxford Christmas Light Festival (17th – 19th November) that launches the festive season in Oxford. This year’s theme celebrates the diversity, history and connections of this historic city. The World in Oxford presents an extraordinary collection of illuminated and interactive installations in and around old and new buildings and public spaces – all free to visit Read More

A warm welcome for Towersey Festivalgoers

Running for four days over the August Bank Holiday weekend, the 53rd Towersey Festival (Friday 25 to Monday 28 August 2017) was marked by sell-out crowds, superb performances and exceptionally sunny weather. Towersey Festival 2017 - Credit Phil Sofer Based at Thame Showground, in Oxfordshire, highlights included appearances from headliners KT Tunstall, Newton Faulkner, Show Of Hands, and Eliza Read More

Towersey ticket boost

Popular music festival reports tickets selling fast. It’s looking like a bumper year for Towersey Festival as the long-running annual music event reports they’ve sold 85% of their Weekend Tickets – and the festival is still over a month away! Based in Thame, on the Oxfordshire/ Buckinghamshire border, the August Bank Holiday festival (25-28 August Read More

Announcing Towersey Festival 2017

25-28 August 2017, Thame, Oxfordshire Long-running Oxfordshire music festival reveals full line-up. Headliners include KT Tunstall, Newton Faulkner, Eliza Carthy and Jon Boden. KT Tunstall, Newton Faulkner, Eliza Carthy and Jon Boden, are set to headline the 53rd Towersey Festival (). They’re joined by Show Of Hands, Lindisfarne, The Blockheads and Foy Vance, amongst others. Read More

Folk Weekend: Oxford announce full line-up for 2017 – 21st-23rd April 2017

Folk Weekend: Oxford announce full line-up for 2017 21st-23rd April 2017 – venues across Oxford city-centre Drum roll please… Oxford’s favourite community based, volunteer-run festival is gearing up for its sixth year in big style! Folk Weekend: Oxford has grown steadily every year since its inception in 2012, with increasing support and collaborations from local Read More