Yesterday, Oxfordshire County Council painted the bell bollards outside St Nicolas Church to make them easier to see.
Christmas cards for charities are on sale inside the church. There are a good selection of about twenty charities – not as many charities as in a usual year.
The nativity scene at St Nic’s becomes visible as the sun goes down. It also plays Christmas Carols.
By the end of next week school pupils will break up for the Christmas Holidays.
The Salvation Army have their own nativity scene – with a rainbow behind.
Over the road, Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks have unearthed a large bundle of cables outside the Co-op. It has been like that for a couple of days now.
Abingdon Country Market will be on at the Salvation Army this Saturday from 10 am with their usual assortment of jams and chutneys, and cakes (including mince pies).