Teams, Clubs and other Societies in Witney
On this page you will find details of clubs and teams in Witney. If you would like to add details of your club or team please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Tower Hill Football Club
Formed in 1971, Tower Hill is the largest youth football club in the Witney area.
It is an FA Charter Standard Club with teams from Under 7 to Under 16.
Tower Hill's mission is to provide the children who are members of The Club with the opportunity to play competitive football in the local area, in a safe and controlled environment, under the supervision of FA Qualified Coaches.
Every team Manager/Coach is at least FA Level 1 qualifed and has undertaken Child Protection Best Practice and Emergency Aid courses.
Every official of the club, both administration and coaching, have completed a full CRB check.
Witney Photo Group
We are a group of photographic enthusiasts who aim to help and encourage all members to take better photographs and to exhibit their work. We welcome all interested in photography, from the beginner to the advanced worker, using either film or digital media.
The programme is from September 2009 through to May 2010 and includes illustrated talks, competitions, practical photography and tuition. We meet in the Gallery Room of the Corn Exchange, Market Square, Witney on Monday evenings at 7.30 pm.
West Witney Hockey Club
West Witney Hockey Club has three ladies teams, playing in the South League Division 3A and Try sports Three Counties Leagues, Division 1 and Division 3, as well as, a vibrant junior section - Sticklers.
We are based at the Witney Astro Turf Pitch (ATP) OX28 4EL and are always looking for new players.
We welcome all players, whether you've never played before, not played since school or want to play competitive hockey.
We train on a Wednesday Evenings at the Witney ATP 7:30 - 9:30 for Seniors. For more information on our juniors please visit our website.
We have 3 coaches for the senior sessions to cover all abilities.
So if you fancy playing hockey for a team or just on a Wednesday - come along or contact Linda Billington on 01993 778068.
Windrush Badminton Club
We are a friendly club based in Witney offering both competitive and social badminton, new members always welcome, please visit our web site for further information.
Leys Badminton Club
We offer a warm welcome to all new club players and have 6 team entered in the Oxford and District League. More details can be found at our website at www.witneyleysbadmintonclub.org.uk
Witney Bridge Club
Witney Bridge Club meets every Wednesday at 7:15pm
Location : Burwell Hall, Thorney Leys, Witney the Oxford and District League.
More details can be found at our website.
Witney Town Band
Witney Town band has been performing brass band music for the people from around Witney for over 150 years.
We have recently formed a junior band and can now accommodate the complete beginner through to the more experienced brass musician.
Rehearsals are on Tuesday evenings at Curbridge village hall. Juniors and trainers practice from 6.30 to 7.30p.m. and the senior band from 7.30 to 9.30p.m.
Both the junior and senior bands are available for booking to perform at public or private functions.
Please see our website for further details.
Witney Lions Club
Witney Lions Club is a part of the largest completely voluntary Service Organisation in the world, Lions Clubs International. Our Club is independent as to how it is run and how funds are raised and distributed in the local Witney community.
The vast majority of funds Witney Lions raise are from events such as Witney Carnival, Witney Music Festival and our Christmas Sleigh street collections.
Witney Lions Club is looking for new members, all that is required is a commitment to be prepared to help those less fortunate than ourselves. The club also has very active social events calendar.
Tel: 08432 898857
The Burford Orchestra
Burford Orchestra is based and rehearses in Witney. Rehearsals are Monday evenings from 7.30pm-9.30pm, at Witney Community Primary School, Hailey Road, Witney. New string and brass players are especially welcome to come along anytime and join us in the rehearsals (and in the pub after!) We perform 3 varied concerts a year in venues around West Oxfordshire.
Windrush Kickboxing Club
Windrush Kickboxing Club was established in 1993 by 5th Dan Black Belt, and British, European and World Champion, Chris Hoyles. He called it Kick Boxing because of the experience gained from different styles. We run childrens and adults classes for beginners or the more experienced. Many do kickboxing for fitness, some go on to compete.
Beginners should come along to the Monday or Wednesday class – dependant on age. A fun, but disciplined childrens class is run on Mondays at Batts School. Grown-ups should try the Wednesday class. The more experienced are welcome to come along to spar on a Tuesday or Thursday at Springfield School, Madley Park.
Chris also won the West Oxfordshire District Council Sports & Arts Achievement COACH OF THE YEAR AWARD in 2009 and the WUMA Coach of the Decade Award in 2008.
Witney United play in the Hellenic League.