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Businesses in Marston and Nearby Area

Below are some of the businesses, traders and companies based in or serving Marston - some of the information may be out of date so please do check first. If you have any up-to-date information then please do let us know so we can update the information listed below. For businesses in the Headington area click here. To download click here.

Accounting and Financial Services:

J. & A. Accountancy Services, Accounts, Bookkeeping, and Tax for Small Businesses.

51 Henley Avenue, Oxford Tel. 01865-777967

Building/Decorators/Builders Services:

David Hook: General Builder - 20 Fairfax Avenue, Tel. 01865-241644 and 01865-240285

Paul Rivers: Building Maintenance: Painting, Decorating & Renovation - 6 Gardiner Street, Headington, Tel. 01865-763889

Colin Simpson, High Class Painting, Decorating and Coving etc:, 10 Dent’s Close OX3 ONT : Tel. 01865-742842

Paul White: Property Maintenance, painting decorating, Tiling, carpentry and home repairs: Tel: 01865-351453

Colin Webb: Plumbing, decking, patios, guttering, painting, fencing: Tel: 01865-430508

Paul Dandridge: Property maintenance, kitchen and bathroom instalations, tiling, carpentry, and all external works - based locally: Tel: 01865-750832

Trevor Dines: No job too small - plumbing, complete bathrooms - from fitting a door to building an extention. Free

Estimates - 6 Raymund Road: Tel: 01865-452851, Mobile: 07889-263140

Cabinet Maker & Joiner:

Juma Pinne: Most forms of woodwork undertaken - 22 Fairfax Avenue, Marston Tel. 01865-794185


Absolute Carpets: supply and fitting, estimates free - Tel. 07887 875824

Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning:

Grimebusters (estimates free) - Tel. 01865-726983

Your local carpet, rug & upholstery cleaning specialists. Competitive rates. Fully trained, insured and Oxfordshire Trading Standards Approved.


Marston Pharmacy - 11 Old Marston Road Tel. 01865-243824

Conveyancing - Residential and Commercial

Bill Short: Solicitor: Tel. 01865-724102


Bizz Kidz Dance and Theatre Company/Bretts Oxford Dance Centre: Children’s and Adult Classes, Salsa, Club, Freestyle, Street Jazz, Latin American, Ballroom, Rock’n’Roll - Mortimer Hall - 01865-556382, 01865-371194, mob: 07860-590722


Seasons Delicatessen: Bread, cheeses, cold meats, olives, homemade ready meals, gluten tree products, free range eggs and chickens. Rolls, light meals, cappuccino, latte, hot chocolate, teas available all day - 12, Chewell Drive Tel: 01865-742799

Mob. 07921-297236

Double Glazing

Jack Brunsdon & Son Ltd: 38 Old Marston Road, Tel. 01865-324920

Electrical Supplies

Ivor Terrill Auto Electrical: 32 Ferry Road, Tel: 01865-247890

Electricians Local

Brian Tumer: Registered NICEIC domestic installer. All work guaranteed - 33 Salford Road Tel. 01865-728729. Mob. 07946-547189

Warland Electrical - 6 Dents Close Tel. 01865-742449. Mob. 07745 823657

Estate and Letting Agents

Property Compass: 18 Cherwell Drive, Tel: 01865-760786


Fitness Clubs

Ladypace Fitness for Women: The Kidlington Centre High St Kidlington OX5 2DL 01865-849444



Louise Waite Contemporary Flowers - flexible, personal service for weddings, funerals, functions and celebrations. Unique designs using UK grown flowers. - 18 Headley Way. mail@louisewaite.com, Tel: 01865-760663, Mobile: 07527-070776

Funeral Directors:

Reeves 8 Pain, 288 Abingdon Road, Oxford Tel. 242529

Reeves & Pain, 19 Fairfax Centre, Kidlington Tel. 371159

S & R Childs, NAFD, 69 London Road, Headington Tel. 427272


Green Thumb: Lawn treatment weed killing, moss control, disease control., Free, no obligation, lawn analysis - 0800 0111222

Gas Appliance Services:

S. J. Moore & Oxford Solarheat: Installation and servicing for all gas appliances - Gas Safe Registered No. 146337 - 76 Arlington Drive, Marston, OX3 0SJ. Tel. 01865-724037. Mob. 07970 470176 steve@oxfordsolarheat.com, website: www.oxfordsolarheat.com

Grocery, Provisions, Newspapers, Off Licence and Confectioners

Salford Stores: (Open 7 days a week) - 13/15 Salford Road, Tel. 01865- 248932

Thresher Off-licence: 6 Cherwell Drive, Tel. 01865-744037

Co-op: 20 & 22 Cherwell Drive, Tel. 01865-754546

Cost Cutter General Store and Post Office: 7 Old Marston Road, Tel: 01865-247011

Co-op Swift Shop: 15 Old Marston Road, Tel: 01865-242672

New Marston Stores: 240 Marston Road, Tel. 01865-243869


McCord's Hair: 9 Salford Road, Tel. 01865-246492


Health and Wellbeing

Elwell - https://el-well.com/ 01865-238185

Leisure and Sport

Falcon Rowing and Canoeing Club: 3 Fane Road, Tel: 01865-727388


Keypit: 13 Salford Road, Tel: 01865-242898


Motability: 0800-093-1000

Motor Mechanics:

Steve Drewett: Servicing, mechanical repairs, crypton tuning, welding and MOT

127 Crescent Road Garage, Tel. 01865-777387

Motoring Accessories and Parts Service:

Oxford Car Audio: 8 Cherwell Drive, Tel. 01865-769911

Music Services

Hester Crombie, Professional Piano tuition Tel 01865-240151 or 07951-117359

Allegro Woodwind and Brass: 404 Marston Road, Tel. 01865-798165

Pet Shop

Pads 'n' Paws: pet shop, 16 Cherwell Drive, Tel. 01865-763953

Plumbing and Heating:

Roy Barren: Reg. Corgi Gas Installer - 77 Cherwell Drive, Tel. 01865-242641

A. Exell: Corgi Gas Installer - 26-28 Oxford Road Tel. 01865-242125. Mob. 07779 298030

Ian Ross: Corgi registered heating and plumbing engineer - 74 Oxford Road, Tel. 01865-243950, Mob. 07957860046

Roger G. Turner - Kitchen and bathroom plumbing installations, radiators, taps, pipework repairs, - St Nicholas Park. Mobile: 07981-059165

Public Houses/Pubs

The Victoria Arms: Mill Lane - website, Hot and cold food, midday and evenings, Sunday Roast - Tel. 01865-241382

The Red Lion: website - Oxford Road, Tel: 01865-247761

Satellite and TV Aerials

Dave Biel: Sky Digital supplied and installed free - Tel. 01844 279708, Mob. 07831-150221


Dressmaking, alterations and gents taloring needs, curtains and soft furnishings, old or new, make it fit, most problems solvable

Take Away/Restaurant

Mediterranean Fish Bar: 10 Cherwell Drive, Tel. 01865-742385

Tree Surgery, Fruit Tree Pruning

R. Timms: 80 Oxford Road, Tel. 01865-244608

Forwood Tree Surgery (M. Baldwin): Hedge Cutting and Tree Pruning - 22 Horseman Close, Tel. 01865-762331

Video TV Repairs, Sales and Service

Videotec: 7 Salford Road, Tel. 01865-245566

Window Cleaning and Gutter Maintenance:

Mick Fry: Fully insured member of the Federation of Master Window Cleaners - 24 Bryony Close, Oxford. Tel. 01865-777889

Mob 07887-515168

Local Markets

East Oxford Farmers’ and Community Market - every Saturday, 12:00-15:00 (12pm-3pm), Asian Cultural Centre - 01865-725740

Gloucester Green Farmers’ Market - every first and third Thursday from 09:00 - 01789-267000

Old Marston Parish Council does not endorse or promote any business and cannot be held liable for any problems that may be encountered as a result of using any of the above traders. The above for information purposes only. Some of the information may have changed since being published so if you know of any corrections needed or any businesses that should be added or removed please let me know by sending me an e-mail: duncan@oldmarston-pc.gov.uk .

If you have any concerns then please forward them to Trading Standards on:

Trading Standards Service
Oxfordshire County Council
County Hall
New Road
Tel: 0845 051 0845
Fax: 01865 783106

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