East Oxford is a vibrant and diverse neighbourhood known for its rich cultural tapestry and strong sense of community. Situated to the east of Oxford City centre, it is a hub of activity and creativity.
Bordered by Cowley, Iffley and Headington, East Oxfords strategic location provides easy access to the city centre, while still maintaining its own distinct identity characterised by its mix of residential streets, parks and local amenities.
- Green Spaces: South Park, Florence Park
- Shopping: Cowley Road shops, Templars Square Shopping Centre
- Dining and Entertainment: The Magdalen Arms, Oli’s Thai, The Bullingdon , The Chester Arms, The Ultimate Picture Palace and Pegasus Theatre
- Schools: East Oxford Primary School, St. Marys & St. John Church of England Primary School, Cheney School, Magdalen College School
The area is known for its thriving arts and cultural scene. The Cowley Road is a major hub for entertainment and events, with notable venues including The Ultimate Picture Palace, Big Society and The O2 Academy.
East Oxford is very well-connected by public transport, with frequent buses running to and from the city centre. Cycling is also a hugely desired mode of transportation in the area, with dedicated bike lanes and bike sharing programs available.