The Banbury Christmas Tractor Run for Katharine House Hospice is back for 2024!

On Saturday 14 December the festive fleet of fairy-lit tractors will be taking a tour around local villages to spread some Christmas cheer and raise money for Katharine House Hospice. 

The festive convoy will depart from Spring Hill Farm, Barford St Michael at around 5pm and will take to the roads travelling through the local villages, chugging along into Banbury, as well as driving by Katharine House Hospice to wave hello!  The following are approximate timings which very much depend on traffic:

  • 5pm: depart from Spring Hill Farm (please do not come to the farm for the departure as it is very busy getting the convoy assembled!)
  • 5.15pm: reaches South Newington
  • 5.25pm: reaches Milcombe
  • 5.40pm: reaches Bloxham
  • 6.05pm: reaches Banbury
  • 6.15pm: reaches Banbury Cross
  • 6.30pm: reaches Sainsburys
  • 6.45pm: reaches Banbury Rugby Club
  • 7.00pm: reaches Adderbury
  • 7.20pm: reaches Aynho
  • 7.40pm: reaches Clifton
  • 7.55pm: reaches Deddington
  • 8.15pm: reaches Hempton
  • 8.25pm: reaches Barford St Michael
  • 8.30pm: reaches Spring Hill Farm 

I’ve had a lot of family and friends go into Katharine House Hospice … it’s a very special place. We are very lucky to have it in the area. It’s helped a lot of people and the farming community like to come together to support it.” Tony Hopper, Farmer.