Keep up to date with what we have going on at The Abingdon Arms. We run a series of annual and weekly events to keep you entertained.

25th November2018

Literary Events at The Abingdon Arms 7pm 25th November – Lewis Carroll

We are pleased to announce the introduction of some literary events at the Abingdon Arms from January 2018.  Beckley and the surrounding area has long attracted and inspired creative people from far and wide and the Abingdon Arms itself has been the haunt of some illustrious artists, authors and poets over the years.   At the end of November the talk will be ‘From Oxford to Wonderland via Otmoor: The real wonderlands that inspired Lewis Carroll’ . Dr Franziska Kohlt (Oxford University; Editor of The Lewis Carroll Review).


30th November2018

Coffee Morning This Friday

The Abingdon Arms will be opening every Friday from 9am for coffee, tea and cake.  Everyone is welcome – come and join us!

5th December2018

Pub Quiz! Wednesday 5th December 7.30pm

Come and join us for the monthly quiz! Pit your wits against Beckley’s brightest and best!  The first Wednesday of every month, this month we have special guest Pete taking on the role of quiz master – you’d be sad to miss it!  50p entry, all proceeds go to the Annual Good Cause of the Abingdon Arms.  Start at 7.30pm

9th December2018

Live Music with Phil Baker Sunday 9th December 6.30pm

Come and join us for an evening of Live Music at The Abingdon Arms.  Phil played for us at Beckfest this year and we are delighted to welcome him back to entertain us with his fantastic guitar playing and repertoire of rock n roll classics.  Music starts at 6.30pm, free entry.

14th December2018

Community Coffee Morning 10.30am Friday 14th December

Come and join us for the Community Coffee morning.  Held on the second Friday of every month, coffee and biscuits are £2.00.  Speciality coffees and cake are also  available.  Please contact BACBS if you require assistance with transport.

16th December2018

The Sunday Sessions – The Third Sunday of Every Month 7.30pm – 9.30pm

Come and join us every third Sunday evening for an amazing evening of jazz brought to us by the extremely talented musicians of the Spin Trio in Oxford.  This month we welcome Mark Doffman on drums, Raf Mizraki on bass and special guest Roger Beaujolais on vibraphone.

Free Entry.

17th January2019

After School Childrens Activity Cafe Thursday 17 January 3.30 – 4.30pm

Primarily for pupils of Beckley Primary School. Paper Quilling, £1 cost for materials. Sign up with Aimee Butterfield –  or text 07834 533177.

Opening hours

  • Monday
  • Closed all day
  • Tuesday - Saturday
  • Midday - 11pm
  • Sunday
  • Midday - 9pm