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May Bank Holiday

Experience Oxfordshire have a whole host of great Bank Holiday activities to welcome in the spring, including May Morning celebrations in Oxford, jousting at Blenheim Palace, and a post apocalyptic Romeo and Juliet at Waterperry Gardens.

Household Waste Recycling Centres Late Opening

You’ve got better things to do with your weekend than queue for the tip. That’s why our Household Waste Recycling Centres are open till 8pm, every Thursday all summer. Take advantage of the long evenings to free up your weekend.

After more info on what can be recycled? It's all here.

News around Oxfordshire

Unsung heroes who share their lives with those who need care

If you’re looking for unsung heroes in Oxfordshire then you could do worse than read the story of Lindsay Howard-Dean and her mum Rosemary who share their daily home lives with people who need to be cared for.
School places

More than nine out of 10 Oxfordshire children due to start primary school this year have today been offered a place at their first-preference school.

Looking for more information on starting Primary or Secondary School? We’ve got all the information here
Oxfordshire Museum

Raising Horizons celebrates the pioneering but often unrecognised women who made key contributions to the development of the Earth Sciences. Part of a series of events marking 100 years of women’s suffrage, it features inspiring portraits of women working in the field today, posing as their trailblazing historical counterparts in ‘imagined’ moments in time.
Have you got what it takes to be a firefighter?

Wallingford, Goring, Watlington, Henley and Didcot Fire Stations are currently recruiting on-call firefighters and would-be recruits are invited to a ‘Have A Go’ day at Watlington on Saturday April 21.
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