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King Alfred the Great

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Views from the Church tower

Vale and Downland Museum

Betjeman Park

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Welcome to Wantage

A place to live, a place to love

Wantage in Oxfordshire is a small market town in the Vale of White Horse, and has a good range of shops and services, including plenty of pubs and restaurants, places to visit and accommodation.

Take a look at the Wantage Directory. Add your own business, club or other organisation. It’s free!

What’s on in Wantage? Take a look at the Wantage Calendar. Add your own events too. It’s free!

And look at the Wantage News page. Do you have a story to tell? Then send us your Wantage News for inclusion on this website.

Links with the past are very strong too and Wantage is a great place to visit to enjoy this historic part of England; it is the town in which King Alfred the Great was born. We also have literary connections in Sir John Betjeman and Thomas Hardy.

On our doorstep is the Ridgeway and lots of pretty Oxfordshire villages; great for countryside walking, followed by a pub lunch!

And every (well, most) Saturdays 11am May to September is “Wantage presents… Music in the Marketplace”. A little something to brighten your day. We have singer/songwriters, dancers, ceilidh bands and more. Hope to see you there.

Videos of Wantage and Grove

The Town Team have put together some videos to showcase cafes, bars, pubs, restaurants and shops in Wantage and Grove.

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Wantage Presents

Wantage’s Saturday morning buskers

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Wantage Presents Sarah Fell

The Wantage Calendar

March 2017

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  • Drop in Computer Help
  • Knit & Natter
  • Re-made @ The Mix
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  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon
  • Wantage Country Market
  • Cinema at the Beacon: Sully
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  • Computer help
  • Repair Cafe
  • The Beacon Cinema: Moana (PG)
  • Wantage & Grove Lions Bingo
  • Acoustic Blues Night
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  • Wantage Camera Club Exhibition at Wantage Library!
  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon
  • Computer help
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  • Drop in Computer help
  • Rhymetime
  • Introduction to Upholstery
  • Family History 1 to 1
  • Rhymetime
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  • Drop in Computer Help
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  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon
  • Wantage Country Market
  • An Audience with Larry Lamb
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  • Computer help
  • Rock @ The Beacon
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  • Wantage Camera Club Exhibition at Wantage Library!
  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon
  • Computer help
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  • Reading Group
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  • French Conversation and Coffee
  • Drop in Computer help
  • Tots, Toys & Tales
  • Family History 1 to 1
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  • Drop in Computer Help
  • Reading Group
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  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon
  • Wantage Country Market
  • Wantage CAMRA Beer Festival
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  • Computer help
  • Wantage CAMRA Beer Festival
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  • Kids@church
  • Alice in Wonderland
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  • Wantage Camera Club Exhibition at Wantage Library!
  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon
  • Computer help
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  • Drop in Computer help
  • Rhymetime
  • Introduction to Upholstery
  • Family History 1 to 1
  • Rhymetime
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  • Drop in Computer Help
  • Drill Baby Drill
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  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon
  • Wantage Country Market
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  • Earth Hour -Get Ready!
  • Computer help
  • Safe internet practice with Minecraft workshop - Wantage Pixel Club
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  • Corallian Cycling Club - Welcome Ride
  • Mothering Sunday Service
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  • Wantage Camera Club Exhibition at Wantage Library!
  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon
  • Computer help
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  • Drop in Computer help
  • Family History 1 to 1
  • Lets Get Creative with Annie Sloan Chalk Paint Course
  • Jog Wantage - Welcome Evening
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  • Drop in Computer Help
  • Drill Baby Drill
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  • Monkey Mayhem @ The Beacon
  • Wantage Country Market
  • Caritas Concert

Wantage photographer – Tom Reveley 1875-1941

One of the most well known North Berkshire photographers of the past 150 years was Tom Reveley who was an active professional photographer in the Wantage area from 1896-1941. Tom was born in Wantage in 1875 to Thomas Reveley and his wife Maria (nee' Pring). Thomas...

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Magical Musicals

WSMC is delighted to present "Magical Musicals" a concert celebrating the fantastic songs from the Musicals. The night will feature hits from well-known musicals such as Grease, Chicago, The Sound of Music and Blood Brothers. As well as family favourites like The...

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