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Wantage Flashop Update

Would your business like to take a first step into Wantage town centre at the Flashop pop up shop? Wantage’s successful Flashop pop-up shop has a new home, and businesses who’d like to make use of the space are being asked to put in an expression of interest. Wantage’s town team have reached agreement in principle with the landlords of the former Nonoy’s Oriental Store unit in the Arbery … continue reading

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Smarti Minis art

Paintings of Wantage and Grove landmarks by some of the district’s youngest artists have gone on display, as part of a new public art and performance initiative. Ten paintings by children aged two to four have gone up in the wall-mounted display boxes of Wantage’s Victoria Cross Gallery. The project is part of a new initiative by Wantage’s town team, who are looking to encourage opportunities … continue reading

PEOPLE OF WANTAGE

"All warriors would have had an axe. A sword, however, would have cost the equivalent of, say, a top of the range BMW. Used the right way, it could break a man's fighting arm. A skeleton was discovered near York with twenty-seven deep cuts to the actual bones, showing what a fearsome weapon a sword could be. Not all warriors would have protected themselves with chain mail either. A suit of chain mail would have been worth about the same as a four bedroom house today." ... See MoreSee Less

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Iain NicholsonThe moment these boys found at Ray Collins next Bake Sale was Wednesday after they've gone home?6 months ago

Jillie UsherWhat delightful warriors!5 months ago

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WANTAGE GALLERIES

Wantage French Market 2008.jpg Wantage Collection
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IMG_9214.jpg Remembrance Day
Newbury Street, Wantage Days Gone By
Priory Road.jpg 2014-01 Life in the Vale - by Peter Boyd
DSC_5241.jpg 2013-12 Wantage Dickensian Evening
DSC_4895-2.jpg 2013-10 Wellbeing and Active Day
Viking King with Ed Vaizey.jpg 2013-10 Alfred's Day 2013
Carnival 24 sm.jpg 2013-06 Ray's Wantage Carnival
DSC_9895.jpg 2012-12 Wantage Dickensian Evening
DSC_http://www.wantage.com/wp42.jpg 2012-12 Mummers Play
DSC_0434.jpg 2012-11 Wantage and Grove Public Meeting
DSC_0150.jpg 2012-10 Wantage Autumn Festival
HH4.jpg 2012-06 Diamond Jubilee album 2
Phttp://www.wantage.com/wp30593.jpg 2012-06 Diamond Jubilee album 1
DSC_5625.jpg 2011-12 Mummer's Play
kate.jpg 2011-10 Betjeman Literary Festival
DSC01444-1024.jpg 2011-05 Scots Guards visit Wantage
Brass monkeys.jpg 2010-12 Dickensian Evening
_MG_5139S.jpg 2009-07 Icknield Way 50th Anniversary