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Oxford Destination Guide

Touring Oxford in United Kingdom.

Oxford in the region of England with it's 154,566 citizens is located in United Kingdom - some 51 mi (or 83 km) West of London, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Oxford in United Kingdom

Time in Oxford is now 12:07 PM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / London" with an UTC offset of 0 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Woodstock, Wolverhampton, Southampton, Reading, North Hinksey or Iffley. Being here already, consider visiting Yarnton, Wytham, Sunningwell, South Hinksey, Radley and Cowley. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

7°C / 44 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 10°C / 49 °F
Evening Temperature 6°C / 43 °F
Night Temperature 5°C / 41 °F
Chance of rainfall 3%
Air Humidity 92%
Air Pressure 987.9 hPa
Wind Speed Gale with 29 km/h (18 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 56% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Friday, 24th of February 2017
Light rain, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 8°C (46 °F)
Night: 6°C (42 °F)
Saturday, 25th of February 2017
Light rain, strong breeze, overcast clouds.
Light rain Day: 9°C (49 °F)
Night: 10°C (51 °F)
Sunday, 26th of February 2017
Light rain, fresh breeze, clear sky.
Light rain Day: 12°C (53 °F)
Night: 10°C (50 °F)

Videos

Oriel College Oxford Wikipedia travel g...

01:19 min ( March 20, 2010 by wikistupeflixtravel)
Views: 982 - Rating: 5/5

Create your own video on studio.stupeflix.com ! 1675 Copper engraving of the College, looking east across the front entrance and First quad, on the left is the tiered garden where Second quad would be...

ADVENT AT MERTON - the New Album from Me...

04:20 min ( August 16, 2012 by MertonCollegeChoir)
Views: 1,413 - Rating: 5/5

*** RELEASE DATE: 22 OCTOBER 2012 *** A second album from the UK's newest choral foundation - this time, a disc of new commissions from top composers, alongside well-known classics from the golden age...


Heath Richardson on the bagpipes in Corn...

02:45 min ( December 29, 2007 by oxwordworkerindistre)
Views: 1,961 - Rating: 5/5

See anboxford.blogspot.com Here's the man himself - Heath Richardson (from Chipping Norton apparently) playing his old pipes. There's nowt wrong with bagpipes, just as there's nowt wrong with the nois...

Stolen Beauty Boycott Action - Oxford BD...

02:05 min ( October 14, 2012 by harryfear)
Views: 1,348 - Rating: 4.76119/5

Oxford Palestine Solidarity Campaigners leafletted prospective customers about the illegally-sold Dead Sea goods available for purchase in Oxford City Centre. These products are made using stolen Pale...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Oxford during the next days.

23
Feb
2017

DANSOX Lecture On John Cranko, Twentieth-century Choreographer

Beginning: 05:30 pm (17:30).
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In Partnership With Waterstones: Ideas Are Your Only Currency By Rod Judkins

Beginning: 07:00 pm (19:00).
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Building A Better Society: Changing A Broken Political System

Beginning: 07:30 pm (19:30).
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24
Feb
2017

Karl Blau

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Academy Of Ancient Music

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Home

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Nicholas Cronk On Voltaire

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Scott Garcia

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Personal License Training Course In Oxford

Beginning: 09:00 am (09:00).
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HEART Of Business Oxford Meeting - 24th February 2017

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Peckwater Quadrangle

The Peckwater Quadrangle (known as "Peck" to students) is one of the quadrangles of Christ Church, Oxford, England. It is on the site of a medieval inn, which was run by the Peckwater family and given to St Frideswide's Priory in 1246. The buildings, including the Library, date from the eighteenth century. They are built in the then-fashionable Classical style.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 51.75, -1.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures of the University of Oxford, Christ Church, Oxford, Courtyards, Grade I listed buildings in Oxford, Parks and open spaces in Oxford

Covered Market, Oxford

The Covered Market is a historic market with permanent stalls and shops in a large covered structure in central Oxford, England.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 51.75, -1.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1774 establishments in England, History of Oxford, Retail markets in England, Shopping centres in Oxford

Diocese of Oxford

The Diocese of Oxford forms part of the Province of Canterbury in England.

More reading: Diocese of Oxford homepage
Located at 51.75, -1.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1541 establishments in England, Diocese of Oxford, Dioceses established in the 16th century, Dioceses of the Church of England, Religious organizations established in the 1540s

Bodleian Library

The Bodleian Library, the main research library of the University of Oxford, is one of the oldest libraries in Europe, and in Britain is second in size only to the British Library with over 11 million items. Known to Oxford scholars as "Bodley" or simply "the Bod", under the Legal Deposit Libraries Act 2003 it is one of six legal deposit libraries for works published in the United Kingdom and under Irish Law it is entitled to request a copy of each book published in the Republic of Ireland.

More reading: Bodleian Library homepage
Located at 51.75, -1.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1602 establishments in England, Bodleian Library, Deposit libraries, Grade I listed buildings in Oxford, Grade I listed library buildings, Libraries of the University of Oxford

Oxford

Oxford is a city in central southern England. It is the county town of Oxfordshire, and forms a district within the county. It has a population of just under 165,000, of whom 153,900 live within the district boundary. Oxford has a diverse economic base. Its industries include motor manufacturing, education, publishing and a large number of information technology and science-based businesses.

More reading: Oxford homepage
Located at 51.75, -1.26 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Articles including recorded pronunciations (UK English), Cities in South East England, County towns in England, History of Oxford, Local authorities adjoining the River Thames, Local government districts of South East England, Local government in Oxfordshire, Non-metropolitan districts of Oxfordshire, Oxford, Populated places established in the 8th century, Post towns in the OX postcode area, Tourism in Oxford, University towns in the United Kingdom

Quote of the moment

The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see.

G. K. Chesterton