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Hello and welcome to Raring2go! the GO-TO GUIDE for YOU and YOUR CHILD.

If you're looking for help finding great ideas for a family day out, or the ideal party venue and a host of other great ideas to make your life easier, then take a closer look...

Are you looking for a Golf Academy or local theatre school? We have a host of Clubs and Classes for all age ranges, and much more for kids to do!  

Are you interested in offers and vouchers and competitions? Then look no further as Raring2go! has plenty of fabulous offers and fantastic competitions too!

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Raring2go! isn't just a national website, we have over 50 Editors each producing a local magazine, that goes out every quarter, that is jam-packed full of events, activities and offers all to help you!

If you haven't received your local edition, take a look online...Raring2go! Banbury, Bicester and Burford's (formerly North Cotswolds and Cherwell) latest magazine is right here online!!

If you want to list your events, activities or family-friendly businesses, just click here to get you onto the correct page on the website to upload the information, and it's a FREE service!!

Have fun and please mention Raring2go! wherever you go!


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Upcoming Event

Cole's Book Shop Children's Storytime

Every Friday morning at 10.30am stories are read for pre-school children. This is a free event.

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YOUNG DRIVER™ - Read all about it!

YOUNG DRIVER™ offers driving lessons to 10 - 17 year olds and 5 - 10 year olds!      

Visit our KidsZone

Our KidsZone is packed full of activities for indoors and out, plus loads of colouring in and activity sheets to download and print off.
Halloween Recipes

Halloween Recipes

Halloween is the perfect time of year to get creative in the kitchen and making food scarily fun! Whether you want to jazz up a slice of cheese on toast or go full out for a party with spooky drinks and disgusting nibbles we have some great Halloween recipes for you right here. The kids will love getting involved - or have a surprise goulish meal!!

Raring2go! KidsZone

Raring2go! KidsZone

Over the weekends and holidays there are always times when your children need some chill out time, or to fill an hour or so, or they say the dreaded 5 letter word - BORED! Well, our KidsZone is here to rescue you and them from these moments. Full of puzzles, colouring in sheets and activities from films and programmes there is lots to keep busy!   


Pea and Mint Falafels


This is a great twist on the traditional falafel recipe.


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The Tale of 2 Guinea pigs: a cautionary tale!


The tale of 2 guinea pigs……. a cautionary tail tale!                                                


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Spiceball Leisure Centre, Banbury


Spiceball Leisure Centre Banbury: offering a wide range of outstanding leisure & sporting activities


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Fruit Crumble


With your favourite filling, this is a great pudding


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