REACHING US

 

MAP

DORCHESTER ABBEY
RADLEY COLLEGE
ALL SAINTS’ CHURCH, SUTTON COURTENAY

 

 

ADDRESSES

DORCHESTER ABBEY
High Street, Dorchester-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, OX10 7HH
RADLEY COLLEGE
Kennington Rd, Radley, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 2HR
ALL SAINTS’ CHURCH
The Green, Sutton Courtenay, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 4AE

 

 

 

DRIVING DIRECTIONS

 

 

TO DORCHESTER-ON-THAMES FROM LONDON

 

Exit the M40 at JUNCTION 7; and take the A329 south towards SHILLINGFORD (NOT Thame).
After 10 miles, turn right at the roundabout, taking the A4074 towards OXFORD.
After a mile or so, take the left turn to DORCHESTER-ON-THAMES.

 

 

TO DORCHESTER-ON-THAMES FROM OXFORD

 

From the A4142 (Oxford Ring Road) take the A4074 south.
After about 9 or 10 miles, take the right turn to DORCHESTER-ON-THAMES.

 

 

TO SUTTON COURTENAY FROM DORCHESTER-ON-THAMES

 

Heading north along the High Street, turn left onto ABINGDON ROAD.
Turn left onto A415 at the T-Junction.
After 4 or 5 miles, turn left onto TOLGATE ROAD towards CULHAM. Crossing the river, continue until the T-junction with Appleford Road. Turn right at this T-junction, then turn left onto SUTTON COURTENAY HIGH STREET.
Continue into the village: ALL SAINTS’ CHURCH is on the left on the green.

 

 

TO RADLEY COLLEGE FROM DORCHESTER-ON-THAMES

 

Heading north along the High Street, turn left onto ABINGDON ROAD.
Turn left onto A415 at T-junction, and follow the road into Abingdon. Follow the one-way system (round STRATTON WAY) to the A4183 (OXFORD ROAD).
Take third right turn onto RADLEY ROAD.
Follow this road out of Abingdon, but instead of carrying on into Radley Village, turn left onto WHITE’S LANE. RADLEY COLLEGE is on your left.

 

 

 

SATNAVS

 

Our POI (Points of Interest) file contains the positions of each of the Festival venues (Dorchester Abbey, Radley College and All Saints’ Church, Sutton Courtenay) for installation on a SatNav device. The two files provided should be compatible with most types of device currently on the market: however, if your SatNav uses a different file format, or if you experience any difficulty downloading or installing the files, please contact us.

 

suitable for use with Garmin, NavMan and similar devices
suitable for use with TomTom devices

 

 

Download the appropriate file to your computer by clicking the name of the file above you wish to download (CSV DATA FILE or OV2 DATA FILE). To install the file as Points of Interest on your SatNav device, please consult your User Manual.

 

 

LATEST NEWS

The Twelfth Festival of English Music will take place in Oxfordshire from Friday 25 to Monday 28 May 2018. A full programme is available on this website.

Booking has now opened for the Twelfth Festival of English Music. Join us for top-quality music-making in convivial surroundings. Highlights include Owain Arwel Hughes and Hilary Davan Wetton conducting beautiful British orchestral and choral works; the UK première of Richard Blackford’s Violin Concerto; the celebrated Armonico Consort in a semi-staged performance of Dido and Aeneas; and a dramatic programme about Dame Ethel Smyth.

On 14th April we are running a Vaughan Williams Odyssey in the Dorking area. Actor Lance Pierson and Vaughan Williams expert Graham Muncy will spend a day taking participants around the homes and stamping grounds of this composer, including a visit to Leith Hill Place. Lunches, wine / soft drinks and tea included. Tickets cost £35 for National Trust members; £40 for non-NT members.

We are delighted to announce the launch of Dr Cuillin Bantock’s latest book on his grandfather, the composer Granville Bantock. A launch event is being held on Saturday 21st April at Schott’s Music, Great Marlborough Street, London, at 6.45p.m., which will include a recital of Bantock’s Third Violin Sonata, as well as a talk by Cuillin and refreshments. Entry to this event is free.

Music and Sweet Poetry Agree is a reading of poetry and prose by Em Marshall-Luck and actor Lance Pierson at St Peter’s Church, Vere Street, London on Friday 15th June at 6.45p.m.. Tickets £15.

Please put in your diaries the dates for our Yorkshire Autumn Festival: 5–7 October 2018. Plans for this look extremely exciting, with concerts at Bolton Castle (including new works written especially for the occasion by Richard Blackford and Paul Lewis), and a screening of the archive films that the EMF has commissioned from the Yorkshire Film Archive, alongside performances of the winning scores from our competition for composers under the age of 30.