Our Civic & Community Activities

This section is about some of the aspects of Abingdon which interest The Friends of Abingdon, and gives more information about our work, including:

  • Working alongside the Abingdon Area Archaeological and Historical Society
  • Keeping a watching brief over planning issues in and around Abingdon
  • Working with the Abingdon BID Team and other local civic societies
  • Provide the “community freespace” for use by local groups to showcase their activities
  • Helping young people learn about their town and its community
  • Organising a series of attractive and interesting walks in and around Abingdon
  • Jointly organising the annual Heritage Open Days
  • Accumulating an eclectic collection of photographs, ancient and modern, of Abingdon