What’s on this week?

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EXHIBITIONS, films, zumba and much more...

Friday, January 11

The Blue Meanies

The Dolphin Inn, Middleton Cheney, 9pm, free

Miss T

GF Club, Banbury, 9pm, members free, guests £1

Saturday, January 12

Now and Then

Middleton Cheney Social Club, 7pm, £2 members, £4 non-members.


GF Club, Banbury, 9pm, members free, guests £1

Sunday, January 13

Mr Bojangles

Middleton Cheney Social Club, 7pm, £2 members, £4 non-members.


Today, January 10 - Sunday, January 20

Jack and the Beanstalk

The Mill Arts Centre, Banbury, times vary, tickets £10/ £8 concessions, £32 family ticket (for four)

Call the box office on 01295 279002 or visit www.themillartscentre.co.uk for full details and to book.


Banbury Odeon

Gangster Squad (15)

Fri-Sat: 12pm, 3.15pm, 5.45pm, 8.15pm

Sun: 3.15pm, 5.45pm, 8.15pm

Mon-Thu: 12pm, 3.15pm, 5.45pm, 8.15pm

Les Miserables (12A)

Fri-Thu: 12.30pm, 4pm, 7.30pm

Dr Seuss’ The Lorax (U)

Sat-Sun: 10.30am

Odeon Kids

Here Comes the Boom (12A)

Wed: 10.15am

Senior Screen

Rise of the Guardians (PG)

Sun: 11.30am

Autism friendly screening


Monday, January 14 to Thursday, February 7

George Grosz: The Big No

The Michael Heseltine Gallery, Chenderit School, weekdays 9am-5pm, free

A new Hayward touring exhibition from Southbank Centre, London. George Grosz (1893-1959) was one of the greatest satirical artists of the 20th Century. Also open Sundays, January 20 and February 3 at 2pm-4pm.

Other events

Today, January 10

Film: Rust and Bone (15)

The Theatre, Chipping Norton, 7.30pm, £7 (£5 under 16’s)

Put in charge of his young son, Ali leaves Belgium for Antibes to live with his sister and her husband as a family. Ali bonds with a killer whale trainer and their relationship grows deeper after she suffers a horrible accident.

Saturday, January 12

Church organ gift day

St Mary’s Church, Cropredy, 11am-2pm, free

To cover the cost of restoring the 1880s church organ, David Upton will be showcasing the instrument. There will be a ploughman’s lunch and coffee and cakes. Admission is free but donations are appreciated.


Sheldon Bosley Hub, Shipston-on-Stour, 10am-1pm, £8

A three-hour fun packed session of Zumba-mania hosted by Shipston Zumba team Debbie Birch and Rachel Tame. In aid of Shipston Home Nursing.

Tuesday, January 15

1066: More than just a battle

The Reading Room, Church Street, Helmdon, 7.30pm-9pm, £52.50 for ten lessons (free if on certain benefits)

The first lesson in this adult education course exploring the story of 11th Century England through pictures, literature, historical documents and much more. No booking required - try one week without obligation. For more details visit the WEA pages at www.helmdon.com or call 01295 760079 or e-mail rcfarquharson@hotmail.com

Wednesday, January 16

Tai Chi (TMW) taster sessions

Hanwell Fields Community Centre, Banbury, 10am-11am and Holly Tree Hall, Deddington, 12pm-1pm, free

For more information call 01295 720881.