Digital Publications and Info
- Banbury Guardian – local weekly (tabloid format) serving north Oxfordshire / southern Northamptonshire & Warwickshire.
- Banbury Cake – our local free weekly
- Banburyshire Info – online resource for news & events happening in the area
- Banbury Living Magazine – a local lifestyle magazine
- Four Shires Magazine – covering nearby areas of Warwickshire, Oxfordshire, Northamptonshire and Buckinghamshire (get it? 4 shires)
- Banbury Sound radio – found at 107.6 & online
- Radio Horton – Entertaining people at Horton Hospital for 50+ years. Thanks to the ‘listen live’ button on the website, you can listen even if you aren’t in the hospital
- Puritans Radio – Banbury’s local community internet radio station. Music, sports, talk shows – everything under the sun. Speaking of Puritans, be sure and check out the ‘Jones on Food and Travel’ show (10-12 on Monday mornings). It features travel advice (and travel advisors) as well as interviews with some of the bright stars of the local food scene, wacky food trivia (from yours truly), tastings of local fare and general jollity. Earlier editions of the show can be listened to or downloaded here.
There are lots of useful sites provided by local association, transport companies, governmental bodies and the like. Here are a few, as well as straight up reference links.
- Banbury Old Town Association : great for finding what to see, eat and buy in the Old Town area
- Banbury Town Council: just what it says on the tin
- Cherwell District Council: for the things not covered by the town council …
- Banbury on Wikipedia as with all things, simply a starting point.
- Banbury weather – from BBC weather
- Banbury – on Google Maps | on Bing Maps
Surrounding towns and villages (a list in progress …)