Feb 05 2019

VisitBritain/VisitEngland Partners with Experiences on Airbnb to Promote Local Tourism Experiences, Driving Visitor Growth

National tourism agency VisitBritain/VisitEngland and Airbnb have announced a partnership to promote and broaden local-led tourism experiences, driving visitor growth and boosting the economy. The £500,000 match-funded partnership will work with businesses and destinations to promote local experiences to domestic and international visitors, and grow and broaden the range of experiences available. Experiences on the…

Feb 05 2019

Birmingham Airport Become Experience Oxfordshire Ambassadors

Experience Oxfordshire, the Destination Management Organisation for Oxfordshire, is delighted to announce Birmingham Airport as the latest addition to the Ambassador collection. This strategic partnership will focus on drawing incoming visitors to Oxfordshire; the airport is situated just north of the county with rapid rail and motorway links, making it an ideal gateway for visitors…

Feb 04 2019

Oxford Official Walking Tours Celebrates the International Day of the Tour Guide with Free Walking Tours of Oxford for Locals

On 21st February 2019, four free 1-hour walking tours of Oxford will be laid on for residents by Oxford Official Walking Tours, to celebrate the International Day of the Tour Guide. Two free tours are available at 10:30am and two at 1:30pm. They will depart from the Oxford Visitor Information Centre on Broad Street and…

Feb 01 2019

Seven Top Picks for Oxfordshire Art This February

This February we are recommending seven very different exhibitions to whet your arty appetite: from the nineteenth century paintings to contemporary bling sculpture fresh from America there’s interest, colour and entertainment to keep you enjoying the landscape and contemplating the world, away from the wintry weather. There’s the traditional in the opulent State Rooms of…

Feb 01 2019

February Round-Up

With Valentine’s Day and half-term around the corner, Oxfordshire is ready to welcome you with some great activities and offers for everyone to enjoy. Enjoy a romantic Valentine’s event, or share quality time with your family with some fun spring activities.       Good to Know: Treat the family to a day out this…

Feb 01 2019

Experience Oxfordshire Host Winter Networking Event at New Theatre Oxford

On 29th January Experience Oxfordshire welcomed Partners to their winter networking event at the New Theatre, Oxford. Showcasing the venue to Experience Oxfordshire Partners, the team at the New Theatre welcomed guests to the Ambassador’s Lounge, before an exclusive behind the scenes guided tour of the art-deco theatre’s backstage areas and conference facilities, all followed…

Feb 01 2019

Tap into the #RefillRevolution

Refill launched in Oxford on 15th January with the installation of a tap sculpture in Bonn Square to raise awareness of the Refill scheme and reducing plastic waste. Thanks to an enthusiastic team of volunteers and forward-looking businesses, there’s now a network of nearly 150 Refill stations across the city – in pubs, bars, restaurants,…