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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.

Latest Feature

Spiceball Leisure Centre, Banbury

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

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.
Father's Day

Father's Day

With Father's Day coming up this month we should celebrate the special 'Dad' figures in our lives...in our article we have given you a few ideas for days out and activities that you and your Dad can do together to have fun and build a great relationship - spoil him and make memories for you all as a family! Click here to find out more... 

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!   


How to Talk to Children about Traumatic Events


With so many natural and man made disasters happening, how do we help our children to feel safe?


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Grandparents are in the know...


when it comes to in car safety for kids Grandparents do not flout the law...    


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Top Ten Dental Health Tips for Children


Dr Mihir Shah, Head Dentist at Battersea Park Dental supporting DenTek on its #TeethTalk campaign


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Small Things that Can Make Big Difference


Someone once said that life should be understood as a game, but is that always the case?


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