Relax by rowing on Blenheim Lake August 12 – September 30

Want an ‘oar’ inspiring day out with your family? Why not cast off in one of our rowing boats. A perfect day out for you and your little pirates to have some fun in the great outdoors! Or if you fancy a little romance, serenade your sweetheart as you set sail for a...

Mosaics to Open in August – FREE

On two weekends in August – 8th and 9th; 22nd and 23rd – the mosaic house of North Leigh Roman Villa will re-open 11am to 5pm, Saturday and Sunday. These are Oxfordshire’s only Roman mosaics still in their original location. Lock-down restrictions in...

Picnic at the Palace July 22 – August 16

A socially distanced outdoor dining experience like no other. Enjoy the splendour of Blenheim Palace whilst feasting on delicious picnic hampers, listening to live music or comedy and sipping on extravagant cocktails and beverages. What better way to reconnect with...

Local Farmers’ Markets

Thames Valley Farmers’ Market Co-operative (TVFM) run markets in towns across Berkshire, Oxfordshire and South Buckinghamshire, bringing local food to local people. TVFM exists to manage and promote Farmers’ Markets, enabling farmers and small producers to sell their...

Summer Reading Challenge

The Summer Reading Challenge, presented by The Reading Agency, is delivered in partnership with public libraries and funded by Arts Council England. The Challenge encourages children aged 4 to 11 to enjoy the benefits of reading for pleasure over the summer holidays,...

Reopening for business

National Trust We’ve already opened more than 200 National Trust coast and countryside car parks in England and Northern Ireland. From 3 June, we’re opening a small number of gardens and parklands in England and Northern Ireland through advance bookings. ​ We...