Wallingford is a unique market town full of history and charm.
Famous for its Agatha Christie and Midsomer Murders connections you can visit the site of one of England’s most important castles, take a boat trip, take a ride in a steam train, take a swim in the riverside open-air swimming pool and enjoy the independent shops, cafes and restaurants.
What’s Happening in Wallingford
Style Acre’s Got Talent – Wallingford Sports Park. Friday 8 November, 6pm for 6.30
Join Style Acre for a night of showcasing their talents. Style Acre is a local charity spporting people with learning disabilities and autism. There’ll be singing, dancing, joke and more. For tickets please visit www.styleacre.org.uk
Remembrance Sunday – Market Place, Sunday 10 November, 10.30
The annual Remembrance Sunday parade and service in the market square
Christmas Shopping Extravaganza and Wallingford Santa Dash – Town Centre, Sunday 1 December, 11.30 onwards
An exciting Christmas shopping experience and an opportunity to support the many independent retailers in the town. Shoppers can expect a winter wonderland including music, and entertainment, stalls, local street food, Santa’s grotto and fireworks at 5pm.
The Style Acre Santa Dash will also be taking place. If you want to take part visit www.styleacre.org.uk
Cholsey and Wallingford Railway Santa Specials – 7, 8, 14, 15, 21 and 22 December
Visit Father Christmas on the trains and enjoy a glass of mulled wine and a mice pie and of course, Father Christmas will have a present for the children.
Town Carols – Town Centre, Wednesday 11 December, 6.30pm
Join Cholsey Silver Band around the tree for Christmas carols and refreshments.
As usual there will be plenty of films showing at the Corn Exchange.