Local Info

Local Info

Dorchester on Thames (www.dorchester-on-thames.co.uk)


Below is a selection of local attractions in and around Dorchester.

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Dorchester Abbey

Dorchester Abbey serves not only as the spiritual centre of the village, with many different parish activities, but also as pro-Cathedral and place of pilgrimage. It is a popular tourist destination, educational resource and, as the largest public building in South Oxfordshire, a much-sought after venue for concerts and other major events..More

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Didcot Railway Centre

Didcot Railway Centre, home of the Great Western Society and its unique collection of Great Western Railway steam engines, coaches, wagons, buildings and small relics and a recreation of Brunel’s broad gauge railway

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Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary

Island Farm Donkey Sanctuary is a registered charity which cares for and protects abused and ill-treated donkeys and other animals.