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Thames Valley Farmers Market takes place in the centre on the second Saturday of each month. It’s a farmers market selling items from local producers.

We’ve signed up for Autism Hour

We’ve signed up for Autism Hour

We’re proud to be supporting the National Autistic Society’s Autism Hour campaign

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Yankee Candle opening soon

Yankee Candle opening soon

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River Island's new home range

River Island's new home range

RIVER ISLAND will shortly be launching a Home Range in the Orchard Centre store and will soon have a small collection instore of candles, room sprays and diffusers. Please...

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ANOTHER NEW STORE OPENS

ANOTHER NEW STORE OPENS

MOUNTAIN WAREHOUSE, one of the biggest outdoor retailers offering top quality outdoor clothing and equipment at the lowest prices, is NOW OPEN in the Orchard Centre. Why not pay a visit this weekend.

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Pupils in the frame for new term

Pupils in the frame for new term

ON THE back of the Association of Optometrists survey which indicated a quarter of school-age children had not been taken for a sight test by their parents, SPECSAVERS in the Orchard Centre is holding dedicated kids' clinics to...

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BAGS OF FUN, SAND ART and NOW CUPCAKES

BAGS OF FUN, SAND ART and NOW CUPCAKES

Young designers had a blast decorating tote bags at our Kids Fest and had fun yet again when they used their creative skills with sand art. This week they enjoyed making their own special cupcakes. See a selection of our pictures...

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Staff and shoppers meet Jethro

Staff and shoppers meet Jethro

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Rock star kids hit the high note

Rock star kids hit the high note

Youngsters from Didcot and all around all loved taking part in the shopping centre's free summer holiday entertainment - dressing up in glam and glitter and playing the part of rock stars.

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OUR F1 CHALLENGE WINNER - CONGRATULATIONS

OUR F1 CHALLENGE WINNER  - CONGRATULATIONS

Ewan Bishop popped into the Orchard Centre with his dad on his way home from a university open day when he saw our Formula One simulator challenge and as every F1 fan would, decided to test his driving skills behind the wheel. Ewan,17, was one of the last competitors, arriving only five minutes...

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JOURNEY TO SUCCESS

JOURNEY TO SUCCESS

If you had asked Adela Garcia 15 years ago what she would be doing in 2018 she doubts the answer would have been be running a Didcot opticians, helping to look after the eyecare needs of thousands of local customers. Originally from Spain and a former English teacher, Adela moved to Oxford in 2002 to help improve her language skills. A move to Didcot with her boyfriend and now husband, introduced her to...

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