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Gorseland Hall, the perfect place to stay when visiting the Blenheim Living Crafts Event and New Christmas Market

Plan to do your Christmas shopping and start the Festive Season in style from the comfort of Gorselands Hall’s cosy bed and breakfast. Only 5 miles’ drive away from Blenheim Palace, Gorselands Hall is the perfect place for families, groups of friends or romantic couples to spend a weekend taking in the wonders of the…

Oxford Official Walking Tours Awarded VisitEngland ‘Quality Assured Tour’ Accolade

Oxford Official Walking Tours, which are run and managed by Experience Oxfordshire, have once again been awarded VisitEngland’s ‘Quality Assured Tour’ accolade.

Experience Oxfordshire announce Dominvs Group as Ambassador

Experience Oxfordshire, the Destination Management Organisation (DMO) for Oxfordshire is delighted to announce Dominvs Group as the latest edition to the Ambassador collection. Dominvs Group is a hotel, real estate and private equity family owned business which will develop and operate the new Courtyard by Marriott hotel in Oxford City Centre which will be opening…

The Room with The View

ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE IMPENDING COMPLETION OF THIS ICONIC, LUXURY ROOFTOP BEDROOM WITH ITS OWN PRIVATE TERRACE. ROOM 1. ‘The Room With The View’, at the Old Bank Hotel, 92-94 The High, Oxford. Seven years in the making, within the very heart of historic Oxford and after overcoming a myriad of planning issues, we are finally…

Experience Oxfordshire Launch new Purely Pubs Walking Tour of the City

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 16/08/2018 Oxford Official Walking Tours, which are run and managed by Experience Oxfordshire, have launched an exciting new Purely Pubs Tour of the City. This new tour is a modern twist on a conventional walking tour and a great way to explore the City of Oxford. Ideal for anyone interested in not…

JACK Now Oxfordshire’s Number One Commercial Radio Brand

For the first time in its trading history, JACK Oxfordshire (JACKfm, JACK 2 Hits, JACK 3) has achieved an incredible milestone, knocking HEART off the top spot to become the Market Leader in audience share, as confirmed by today’s RAJAR* results. The network has recorded a remarkable 8.5% market share and 869,000 hours, against Heart’s…

F1 Driver Launches New Twizy Tours At Blenheim Palace

Renault Sport Formula One Team Third and Reserve driver Jack Aitken ensured the launch of a brand new interactive electric car tour at Blenheim Palace got off to a flying start this week. The 2018 Reserve Driver for the Renault Sport Formula One Team was test driving a brand new Twizy Tour of the UNESCO…

Oxford Businesses get together to showcase the cities top Heritage Attractions

Oxford Businesses get together to showcase the cities top Heritage Attractions. Another Chapter Turned for Tourism Industry. July 2018 – for immediate release Hawkwell House Hotel in Iffley Village, Oxford is to host some of the industry’s leading tour operators attending the much anticipated Oxford Group Travel Showcase on Monday 12th November. Coordinated by the…

Bi-Annual Blenheim Rally Brings Morgans Sports Cars To Stay At Gorselands Hall

For release: immediately – July 2018 Bi-Annual Blenheim Rally Brings Morgans Sports Cars To Stay At Gorselands Hall Gorselands Hall was delighted to host a handful of Morgan sports car owners out of the thousands of enthusiasts who invaded Blenheim Palace on Sunday 1st July 2018 for the Morgan Bi-Annual Rally. Organised by The Morgan…

Bob Cotton OBE announced as Inaugural Patron of Experience Oxfordshire

Experience Oxfordshire Press Release For immediate release: 05/07/2018 Bob Cotton OBE announced as Inaugural Patron of Experience Oxfordshire On the 5th July 2018, Experience Oxfordshire brought together key businesses and stakeholders from across Oxfordshire to launch their new Patron Scheme, with Bob Cotton OBE stepping up and leading the way as the first announced Patron. The…

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…

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…

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…

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…

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….

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…

Oxfordshire Welcomes Travel Industry Experts

Experience Oxfordshire Press Release For immediate release: 27/4/2018 Oxfordshire Welcomes Travel Industry Experts Nationally recognised speakers from the across the visitor economy sector spoke at yesterday’s Experience Oxfordshire annual Partner conference ‘Insights from the Experts’ held at Jurys Inn Oxford. The full-day event was attended by over 100 representatives from the Experience Oxfordshire Partnership network…

Oxford Visitor Information Centre wins Silver at the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2018

Experience Oxfordshire’s Oxford Visitor Information Centre won the Silver category at the prestigious VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2018 Ceremony. Celebrating excellence across the industry, the Oxford Visitor Information Centre was presented with their award during a ceremony at the Bath Assembly Rooms on 23 April 2018. Oxford Visitor Information Centre received their award from Suzanne…

High Sheriff of Oxfordshire and Dr Farhan Nizami CBE discuss Islam’s influence on Oxfordshire at the Experience Oxfordshire Cultural Platform

Experience Oxfordshire Press Release For immediate release: 20/4/2018 High Sheriff of Oxfordshire and Dr Farhan Nizami CBE discuss Islam’s influence on Oxfordshire at the Experience Oxfordshire Cultural Platform The High Sheriff of Oxfordshire, Richard Venables and Dr Farhan Nizami CBE appeared at the Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies yesterday, 19th April, as guest speakers at…

VSL & Partners become Experience Oxfordshire Ambassadors

Experience Oxfordshire, the Destination Management Organisation for Oxfordshire is delighted to announce VSL & Partners as their latest Ambassador Partner. VSL & Partners join Experience Oxfordshire as part of the company’s commitment to supporting the cultural sector in Oxfordshire and continue their support for the Cultural Platform programme of events that give a platform to…

Easter Trail and New Season Opening

Easter Trail and New season opening 24th March to 15th April We are delighted to announce that the park, gardens and Wonder Woods play park will open from the 24th March. The house will be open from the 1st April. We start the season with another fun-filled Easter Trail designed for younger and older children;…