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What's On in Southern Oxfordshire?

There's always something interesting going on with events, festivals, shows, exhibitions and fairs happening all year round.

Although major events such as the Henley Royal Regatta, Thame Show, Rewind, Wallingford's and Thame's Food Festivals attract massive publicity, there are plenty more events taking place.

Point your mouse over the 'Events' tab to see the different categories of events which are held in Southern Oxfordshire.

September events at Earth Trust -

01/09/2017 to 30/09/2017

Discover and Play

Friday 1stSeptember, 10am-12pm

Forest School for the under-5s. Join us for a morning of play and discovery in our woodlands. £4 suggested donation per child, accompanying adult(s) free.


Sunday Drop-in: Fantastic Foraging

Sunday 3rdSeptember, 10am-1pm

Drop in to find out what food is growing around the Earth Trust Centre and learn what yummy things you can cook over the campfire. £4 suggested donation per child, accompanying adult(s) free.


Drawing from Nature

Sunday 3rdSeptember, 2pm-5pm

Take a walk around Little Wittenham Wood with your sketchbook and get top tips on how to perfect your drawings from artist Gareth Lloyd.


Gareth Lloyd is an Oxford-based artist working primarily in pencil and paint. His work is typically based around endangered and protected species, and he welcomes the opportunity to work with conservation organisations to help preserve the animal kingdom through art.

Bat Walk

Saturday 9thSeptember, 8.30pm-10pm

A guided walk with the addition of bat detectors to find out more about these marvellous mammals. 

Children’s Fun Run

Sunday 10thSeptember, 10am start

A 1km race around the Wittenham Clumps for kids! Please register online and bring a donation on the day. £2 suggested donation per child, accompanying adult(s) free.


10k Run

Sunday 10thSeptember, 11am start

After a break last year we're pleased to announce that the 2017 10K Run will take place on Sunday 10th September.


The Earth Trust 10K is a unique cross-country run that meanders through wildflower meadows, woodland, farmland, along the Thames and ends with a challenging hike up (and down!) the iconic Wittenham Clumps.


Whether you're a seasoned athlete, a novice runner taking on their first race or a Nordic walker looking for a new challenge, all are welcome!


Wildlife Photography Walk

Saturday 16thSeptember, 8am-10am

Join photographer Andrew Walmsley for a morning stroll around the nature reserve. Check out our beginner and intermediate workshops too. 

Sunday 24thSeptember, 11am-3pm

Discover the autumn bounty in the local area and use what you find to make something delicious. 

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