Monthly Archives: March 2015

Morris dancing and Jazz on the river at Abingdon

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Tweet   When I visited Abingdon, I was fascinated by the originality and antiquity of this town, which is considered one of the oldest in the UK similar to Colchester, Amesbury, Ipswich or Thatcham. Some settlements in present Abingdon-on-Thames have existed …

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Wallingford, “an active centre in the making of English history”

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Tweet The ancient town of Wallingford in the Thames Valley at the foot of the Chiltern Hills was founded by Britons and until the 9th century AD was just a small village. During Saxon times, King Alfred the Great, who …

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