Mar 14 2018

The Indian Army in the First World War: An Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Perspective

The exhibition is the product of a collaborative project led by Oxford University’s History Faculty and the Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum. It reveals new insights into the role played by people from across the Indian subcontinent during the First World War; as well as exploring the historical connections between the British Indian Army and the…

Apr 03 2018

WW1 Asian Cultural Activity Day

WW1 Asian Cultural Activity Day A day of fun cultural activities for all ages, including: Indian food Punjabi drumming Poetry & music Henna artistry Kids’ arts & crafts Plus, your last chance to see the ‘Indian Army in First World War’ exhibition!

May 08 2018

Deddington Festival 2018

Deddington Festival 2018 offers a packed programme of events designed to appeal to all ages and will run from Thursday, June 7 to Sunday, June 10. All the old favourites will be back, but in some cases with a bit of a twist . . . Deddy Jazz will be focusing on a more traditional…

Jun 26 2018

A Medieval Mosaic – Guinness World Record Winning Bayeux Tapestry Re-creation

The Medieval Mosaic is a re-recreation of the Bayeux Tapestry handcrafted from 3 million pieces of spring steel. The mosaic, created by Michael A. Linton, is 64 metres long, weighs 350kg and took 33 years to complete. It is listed in the Guinness Book of World Records as the world’s largest steel mosaic. In 2005…