Jun 13 2019

Oxford Bus Company provides free transport for oxford green week pick your own activities

The Oxford Bus Company is providing free transport to people visiting Rectory Farm as part of Oxford Green Week. Special buses will serve Rectory Farm on Saturday June 15th for Pick Your Own customers, to help support the week of environmentally friendly activities. Oxford Bus Company is providing free buses to the farm, as a…

Jun 13 2019

Oxford Bus Company invests in new fleet of luxury coaches for airline service to help it reach new heights

• Two Airline coaches to be emblazoned in liveries promoting the Ashmolean Museum • One of the most luxurious coach services to Heathrow and Gatwick in the UK providing a First-Class travel standard passenger experience • On-board sat-nav display monitors for passengers to track their journey • First vehicle has arrived at Cowley House for…

Jun 13 2019

Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre Launches New Rose Bursary Scheme for Blenheim Palace Season

Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre and Blenheim Palace announced today that they are funding 500 free tickets for schools through the theatre’s Rose Bursary Scheme, to selected performances during its Summer of Shakespeare. The scheme will allow children who may otherwise not have the opportunity, to step back in time and experience theatre as it was in…

Jun 13 2019

Excursions 2020

The date for the Excursions Show in 2020 has now been released as Saturday 25th January 2020 at The Alexandra Palace in North London. This show is an opportunity to meet up to 1200 buyers who represent 750,000 individual group travellers. It seems a long way off – but spaces are going fast.

Jun 13 2019

Commemorative poppy-planting ceremony to be held in Woodstock by students of Marlborough School

As part of The Marlborough School WW1 Project, Woodstock Then and Now, the school’s art department have been working on an idea which ties in with the centenary of the Treaty of Versailles, in remembrance of the soldiers that fell in the Great War. A group of students have been making poppies which will be…

Jun 13 2019

Prosecco in the Park returns to Abingdon this Summer, 19th to 21st July, Rye Farm Meadow

After its resounding success last summer, Prosecco in the Park returns to Abingdon’s idyllic river-side Rye Park farm location for three days and nights of film, food, drink and great family fun!  After the success of last year, the festival has expanded to eight stunning destinations around the UK, boasting a much live larger screen, stunning new Cocktail, Craft Beer and Gin Bars to accompany the already beautiful Prosecco Bar that kept last year’s festival goers entertained throughout.

Jun 05 2019

Oxford Bus Company launches 2020 Brand The Bus Competition

Competition for a good cause to be decked out on a bus is back by popular demand Last year attracted more than 6,000 public votes for almost 40 entrants Competition is now open for new entries from good causes  The Oxford Bus Company has launched the new round of its annual Brand the Bus competition…

Jun 05 2019

A Summer of Art

This June there’s a wealth of very different art to discover across the county, with something for every taste, whether that’s contemporary landscapes or figurative drawings, animal sculpture, newspaper sketches by a Royal Academician or modern papercuts with a breath-taking delicacy. Visit Modern Art Oxford which presents Claudette Johnson: I Came to Dance  (runs until…