‘City of Inspiration: The role of Oxford in the life and work of Evelyn Waugh and as catalyst for new writing in 2019'’
Jun
3
7:00 PM19:00

‘City of Inspiration: The role of Oxford in the life and work of Evelyn Waugh and as catalyst for new writing in 2019'’

Join us for a dynamic evening of readings and discussion as we welcome Dr Barbara Cooke (Co - Executive Editor of the Complete Works of Evelyn Waugh) back to the Abingdon Arms, to read from her 2018 publication, Evelyn Waugh's Oxford. Dr Cooke will be in good company as she will be joined by poet, Dr Robert M. Francis and playwright, Ms Sophie Swithinbank, both of whom will be performing readings of new, Oxford - inspired writing, created during their time as the 2019 David Bradshaw Creative Writers in Residence, at Worcester College and the Bodleian Library.

For more information about the Complete Works project, The David Bradshaw Creative Writing Residency and our guest speakers, please visit: https://www2.le.ac.uk/projects/evelyn-waugh

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Kids Day! Easter Saturday
Apr
20
12:00 PM12:00

Kids Day! Easter Saturday

Bring the kids down to let off some steam on our terraces- we have a spot of face painting, bunny spotting and a pretty intense colouring competition for them to partake in whilst you enjoy a refreshment or two.

Prizes and chocolate eggs up for grabs!

Free entry

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Music with Phil Baker
Apr
14
6:30 PM18:30

Music with Phil Baker

Come and join us for an evening of rock and roll with the Abingdon Arms’ favourite, Phil Baker. Phil sings and plays classic rock tracks from across the decades- pure sing along vibe that will put a smile on your face. And its not too late which it means it doesn’t technically count as being out, out.

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