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Welcome to the Brand New Woodstock Festive Fayre!

Get organised by adding Woodstock’s newest event to your Christmas calendar, on Friday 23 and Saturday 24 November, taking place in St Mary Magdalene Church. The Woodstock Festive Fayre – is totally new and being organised by Wake up to Woodstock (WUTW), the association set-up to attract more visitors to ...

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Oxfordshire Libraries short story competition for 2018

Oxfordshire Libraries is excited to announce the launch of their short story competition for 2018.  The lucky winner of both the adult and young adult category see their entries published as an eBook; available via the library website for the whole of 2018 to be borrowed and read across Oxfordshire.  ...

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Blenheim Palace named large visitor attraction of the year

Blenheim Palace has been named Large Visitor Attraction of the Year by Tourism South East at the Beautiful South Awards for Excellence. The Oxfordshire stately home, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary as a UNESCO World Heritage Site this year, was awarded the title at the ceremony which took place ...

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Blenheim Palace is awarded VisitEngland Quality Assured Visitor Attraction

Blenheim Palace has been awarded the highly regarded VisitEngland Quality Assured Visitor Attraction. The accreditation offers prospective visitors from all over the world the reassurance of an official endorsement of high quality and showcases the UNESCO World Heritage Site’s tireless commitment to excellence. With scores of more than 80% in ...

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Blenheim Palace unveil 10-year plan

CEO UNVEILS AMBITIOUS 10-YEAR PLAN FOR BLENHEIM PALACE The CEO of Blenheim Palace has unveiled a hugely ambitious 10-year development programme which will revolutionise virtually every aspect of the Oxfordshire World Heritage Site. The programme, which is being led by CEO Dominic Hare, includes tripling the Estate’s contribution to the ...

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Muddy Stiletto Awards

The Muddy Stiletto nomination stage is now open. Please visit the site and vote for your favourite Woodstock businesses. Vote now at: bucksoxon.muddystilettos.co.uk/awards/ Muddy Stilettos is the most influential lifestyle blog in the region, awarded Most Innovative Blog in the UK 2015 and Best Arts & Culture Finalist at the UK ...

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Blenheim Palace wins Great China Welcome award

  Blenheim Palace has won national recognition for its positive approach to welcoming visitors from China. The Oxfordshire UNESCO World Heritage Site was presented with the GREAT China Welcome award at VisitEngland’s prestigious Awards for Excellence event held at the Hilton Waldorf Hotel in London on Monday. The GREAT China ...

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