Jun 20 2018

Social Media – Staying Protected Partners Seminar

Conferencing partners, Eynsham Hall kindly hosted the Experience Oxfordshire Social Media – Stay Protected Seminar on the morning of Tuesday 19th June. The event presented by Prisca Bradley, Director at Hedges Law covered Social Media and privacy in an employment context. Prisca took the group through the Pros and Cons of Social Media and the…

Jun 20 2018

Experience Oxfordshire win at Oxfordshire Business Awards

The Experience Oxfordshire team were delighted to be announced as winners of the Heart Cultural Events and Tourism Award at the 2018 Oxfordshire Business Awards held at Oxford Brookes University’s Headington Campus on the evening of Friday, 15th June 2018. It was a fantastic celebratory evening for businesses across Oxfordshire with guest host TV presenter…

Jun 14 2018

Blenheim Palace Voted Best Historical House and Garden

Blenheim Palace has been voted Best Historical House and Garden in the 2018 Group Travel Awards The Oxfordshire UNESCO World Heritage Site received the award at a gala ceremony held in London at the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel. Blenheim beat off strong competition in the form of Windsor Castle, Chatsworth House and Hampton Court Palace…

Jun 14 2018

A Slice Through the World: Contemporary Artists’ Drawings

Modern Art Oxford and Drawing Room jointly present A Slice through the World: Contemporary Artists’ Drawings, a group exhibition that celebrates the sustained power of drawing in the digital age. In an age of mass media, where the rapid proliferation of images leaves many on the verge of digital exhaustion, A Slice through the World…

Jun 13 2018

Experience Oxfordshire Ambassador Dinner

On 12th June, Experience Oxfordshire Ambassadors gathered at the stunning Macdonald Randolph Hotel for their annual Ambassador dinner. This was an opportunity for those businesses across the County that invest in and support the DMO to both network and find out about the work that Experience Oxfordshire have been undertaking as well as debating important issues….

Jun 12 2018

National Picnic Week with the ‘Finest View in England’

Celebrate National Picnic Week 15 – 24 June at Blenheim Palace and lunch with the Finest View in England With over 2000 acres of ‘Capability’ Brown Parkland and beautiful Formal Gardens, there are plenty of excellent spots to picnic with your family and friends. Perhaps the best spot to lunch is just inside of the…

Jun 08 2018

Your Ultimate Guide to Father’s Day in Oxfordshire

Father’s Day is just around the corner and we have a variety of events, offers and ideas to make the day extra special for Dad! We’ve put together the ultimate Father’s Day guide in Oxfordshire including FREE entry to Batsford Arboretum, a delicious Gentleman’s inspired afternoon tea at the Macdonald Randolph Hotel and musical performances…

Jun 07 2018

Well Loved West Oxfordshire B&B Has Been Renovated

At Gorselands Hall, creating a welcoming and warm environment for all its visitors year-round is a priority. In the past year, the owners Lisa and James Smith, have invested in enhancing their guest experience by updating the central communal sitting room in their lovely house. The lounge has been opened up with new glass French…

Jun 06 2018

Top 10 Things To See & Do At The Blenheim Palace Flower Show 2018

Set in the stunning grounds of Blenheim Palace, the Blenheim Palace Flower Show is back for its sixth year this June – and the organisers have been sowing the seeds for the biggest flower show in the event’s history. We’ve been given a sneak peek at this year’s show and have narrowed down our top…

Jun 04 2018

From an Oxfordshire Garden to the Traditions of Sudan In Art

It’s the time of year for Open Gardens across England’s green pastures, and here Oxfordshire we’re celebrating ‘The Garden’ in art, (from 16th June) at the Sarah Wiseman Gallery in Summertown. The eminent early eighteenth-century landscape architect William Kent said ‘All gardening is landscape painting’ and this exhibition explores the enduring influence of horticulture and…