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Tel code: 01993 | code search
Postcode: OX28 | code search
Population: 25000
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Birthplace of:
Patrick Steptoe
Fred Clarke

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Folk Customs:
Boars Head Feast
Hunting the Mallard
Magdalen College Oxford Outdoor Sermon
Needle and Thread Ceremony
The Bampton Morris

Witney Events

Oxfordshire Young Farmers County Show

Witney Music Festival
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Bird in Hand
"Good Points: lovely food, great size room, friendly staff. General review: had a lovely couple of days. would definitely like to return to explore countryside rather that oxford.

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Eynsham Hall
"My partner and I were enroute to Southampton to join a cruise ship. We wanted to start our holiday off somewhere 'nice'. We drove down the stunning driveway ..." More

Cogges Surgery
"I came to witney and stayed at the four feathers whilst there i needed to see a doctor - thankfully i contacted cogges surgery and had excellent treatment - though ..." More

Witney Reviews (28)

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Witney is a thriving market town in West Oxfordshire, world famous for its blankets. The Bishop's Palace site situated near to the Church on Church Green dates from the 12th century. The archaeological remains of the great hall and other features were discovered in the early 1980s and are now exposed under a modern roof. The Woolgate shopping centre can be found just off High Street. Corn Street in the town centre has many independent shops, food outlets and public houses such as The Chequers and The Butchers Arms. One of the most famous sights in Witney is The Buttercross building. The Witney Farmers' Market takes place on the third Wednesday of the month in the Market Place. Leisure facilities include Pirate Fitness, the Windrush Leisure Centre and Witney Lake and Meadows, a wildlife reserve just beyond the town centre. The Witney and District Museum tells the story of Witney's history with an emphasis on the Blanket Industry. Nearby, Cogges Manor Farm Museum is a unique working museum set in an historic manor house and farm buildings. North Leigh Roman Villa remains can be found a short drive from Witney. Blenheim Palace, home of the 11th Duke of Marlborough and birthplace of Sir Winston Churchill, is 8 miles away.


Oxford Book-Keepers Ltd


Cogges Manor Farm Museum
Combe Mill
North Leigh Roman Villa

Care Home

Middletown Grange


Dance - Jill Stew
DVictoria Hill School of Ballet
Yoga - Ruth Morse


The Palace


West Oxfordshire District Council


Dental Surgery
High Street Dental Practice
The Dental Surgery


Cogges Surgery
Deer Park Medical Centre
Nuffield Health Centre
Windrush Health Centre

Estate Agent

Allen & Harris
Cox Martyn R & Co

Dixon Nigel & Co
Evenlode Estates Ltd
Gatekeeper Sales and Letting Agent
Kilby Browne Partnership
Pearce Alder & Co

Farmers Market

Witney Farmers Market

Golf Club

Witney Lakes Golf Club

Health and Fitness Club

Waters Edge Health Club
Windrush Leisure Centre

Holiday Park

Hardwick Parks


The Fleece
The Marlborough


Witney Country Market
Witney Farmers Market
Witney Market

Performing Arts

Abdabs Youth & Community Theatre
West Oxfordshire Academy of Performing Arts

Pub and Bar

Angel Inn
Black Head

Black Horse
Carpenters Arms
Elm Tree
Ferryman Inn
Mason Arms
New Inn
Oxfordshire Yeoman
Red Lion
The Bell Inn
The Navy Oak
White Hart


Bayleaf Restaurant
Green's Restaurant
Harcourt Arms
Lamb Inn
Mason Arms
Suwanna Siam
The Navy Oak


Abdabs Youth & Community Theatre
Cokethorpe School


BCC Solicitors
Ridley's Solicitors


AAA Taxis
Abacus Taxis
Collectours Taxi & Excecutive Travel
Four Four Two Taxis
Hunts Taxis
Jack Davis Chauffeurs
MJ Taxis/Mandy's Taxis
Ringo's Taxis
Woodstock Travel Taxis


Cogges Veterinary Surgery

Sports Clubs

Ducklington CC (Cricket)
Eynsham CC (Cricket)
North Leigh (Amateur Football)
West Witney (Women's Hockey)
West Witney FC (Amateur Football)
Windrush Kick Boxing Club (Martial Arts)

Witney MTB Club (Cycling)
Witney RFC (Rugby Union)
Witney Swifts CC (Cricket)
Witney United (Amateur Football)


St Andrews Bookshop
Riche De Fleurs
Fieldfare Nurseries
Witney Pet Centre
Dorothy Perkins
Russell Caulton Opticians
Keates Of Witney
J D Sports
Robert Dyas
Holland and Barratt
Beanbag Natural Health
H Samuel

Lloyds Pharmacy
Rowlands Pharmacy
Fat Face
Hallmark Cards
The Entertainer


Witney Antiques
Colin Greenway Antiques
Witney Antiques
Windrush Antiques
Harvey W R & Co (Antiques) Ltd


Windrush Bowmen(Archery)

Places to Stay near Witney

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The Marlborough (0.09 miles)

The Marlborough

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Set in the historic market town of Witney, this former Georgian coaching inn overlooks the bustling town square. The Marlborough staff are the friendliest in town. We aim to please and ... More

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Corncroft Guest House (0.21 miles)

Corncroft Guest House

Corncroft is a high class guest house built in the 18th Century and situated in the market town of Witney, Oxfordshire. Proprietor Richard Turner offers excellent facilities and a personal service. All rooms are furnished ... More | visit website

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The Fleece (0.23 miles)

The Fleece

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Located in central Witney, overlooking The Church Green The Fleece is stylish and charming with a very friendly welcome. Excellent food and cosy rooms.situated on the border of the cotswolds ... More

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The Witney Hotel (0.23 miles)

The Witney Hotel
We hope you enjoy your stay, where we aim to provide you with comfortable accommodation at reasonable prices and with excellent service. Our ideal location offers easy travel to Oxford, about 25 minutes ... More | visit website
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Witney Four Pillars Hotel (0.70 miles)

Witney Four Pillars Hotel

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Built in the old Cotswold style, the hotel offers all modern facilities and is ideally situated 10 miles from Oxford and 7 miles from Burford.
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Mill and Old Swan (2.44 miles)

Mill and Old Swan

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Set in 60 acres of grounds near Oxford, on the banks of the River Windrush, the Mill and Old Swan is the perfect setting in which to relax and offers ... More

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Eynsham Hall (2.63 miles)

Eynsham Hall

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Set in the heart of the Oxfordshire countryside, Eynsham Hall is a Grade II listed manor house nestled in 3,000 acres of beautiful gardens and parkland close to Witney in ... More

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Bird in Hand (2.74 miles)

Bird in Hand

Located in Oxfordshire, North of Witney on the B4022, just outside the small village of Hailey - this classic Cotswolds hotel is in an ideal location in the heart of the country within a few ... More | visit website

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Travelodge Burford Cotswolds (4.66 miles)

Travelodge Burford Cotswolds

There are loads of reasons our customers choose to stay at Travelodge. Our great value clean and comfortable rooms with en-suite provide everything needed for a good night's sleep and are close to where people ... More | visit website

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Swan Inn (4.88 miles)

Swan Inn
If you try and imagine the most beautiful English Country Pub you could do no better than The Swan at Swinbrook. Two miles east of Burford by a bridge on the River Windrush rest this ... More | visit website

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