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TONIGHT!!! Experience some A-grade Magic, Oxford style.

January 10, 2011 | Events, Food, Nightlife, Things to Do | Read More
Head to the Cape of Good Hope tonight from 9pm to witness magic from Keiron the Mighty! The Cape pub is a popular student haunt and has some really great deals on food and drink almost every night of the week. The pub is in an atmospheric location at the start of the Cowley Rd, a street packed with bars,...

Pissarro Exhibition at the Ashmolean Museum

January 10, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Lucien Pissarro, founder of the Eragny Press, was a painter, engraver and printmaker in the early 20th century. The Ashmolean presents a collection of his books and sketches that he worked on with his wife at their London home. The beautiful museum, the first public museum in Britain founded in 1683, ...

Oxford is Alive with The Sound of Music!

Oxford is Alive with The Sound of Music! December 7, 2010 | Events, Food, Nightlife, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
‘The Sound of Music’ comes to The New Theatre! This much-loved musical has had a huge success in London’s West End and is now in Oxford as part of its National tour with its original lead actress Connie Fisher in the role of Maria the governess. The beautiful music will warm you up...

Big Band and A Capella Jazz Night at Magdalen College..TONIGHT!!

November 26, 2010 | Events, Nightlife, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Magdalen College, one of the biggest and most beautiful of the 38 Oxford University colleges, will host an evening of Swing music and Jazz tonight from 7.30pm. The Oxford University Big Band is a 21-piece band made up of saxes, trumpets, trombones, singers and percussion. Comprised entirely of Oxford...

Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, lights up for Christmas..

November 24, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Spend a day walking around the Palace grounds, have a cream tea, and then watch as the lights flicker on all around the Palace in a display that nightly depicts differing themes from Jonathan Swift’s book, ‘Gulliver’s Travels’. It runs only until 12 December so check it out now!

Oxford Christmas Market Open Friday!

November 24, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Running for a second year due to its huge success last year, the Oxford Christmas Market brings the best of the German Christmas Market culture to Oxford, with stalls ranging from gluwhein (mulled wine) to Syrian soaps to pashminas. There will also be entertainment on certain evenings so it is well worth...

Catch striking photos of the burial of Haile Salassie at Pitt Rivers

November 11, 2010 | Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Until 21st Nov the Pitt Rivers is showing rare photos by Peter Marlow of the burial of Ethiopian Emperor Haile Salassie. Check it out here.. http://bit.ly/sQMWs

Free Jericho Tours with Art Jericho- until 30th October

Free Jericho Tours with Art Jericho- until 30th October October 21, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
Jericho, Photo courtesy of Julian Walker Head into Jericho and catch a free historical tour of the area with Art Jericho art gallery. The tour takes 30 minutes and runs from 10.30am to 4.15pm. They will be running until 30th October so get in there now to catch up with a slice of history of one of Oxford’s...

FREE lunchtime concerts. Lift your spirits out of the Autumnal darkness!

FREE lunchtime concerts. Lift your spirits out of the Autumnal darkness! October 18, 2010 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
St Michael’s Church at North Gate holds lunch time concerts that are FREE throughout October. Come in your lunch break/ museum tour break/ general Ox visitor break to sample some delightful music in lovely St Mike’s church. There is tea and coffee for sale to warm you up too. If you’re...

A couple of ace workshops in Oxford to get you creating!

A couple of ace workshops in Oxford to get you creating! October 18, 2010 | Events, Food, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
So, these workshops have just come to my attention! Firstly, great value bread making in Wolvercote.. Dee-lish. Photo courtesy of Elana’s Pantry The Love Loaves Workshops run by Dragan and Penny are held in their converted out-house/ bake-house. I first sampled one of their loaves at The...
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