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Old Marston Public Venues and Buildings

Below are some of the building and venues in the Old Marston Area. Click on the link below for more information and contact details. We do our best to keep the information up to date but cannot be held liable for any consequences if the information has changed:

St Nicholas Parish Church; Church Hall and Committee Room; Mortimer Hall; Oxsrad; Old Marston Library; Pavilion

St Nicholas Parish Church

The church of St Nicholas was dedicated to the patron saint of sea-farers, pawn-brokers, children and all people in trouble. It was first mentioned in 1122 when Henry I granted the chapel of Marston to the cannons of St Frideswide’s.   (Newbiggin/Wood)

Vicar: Reverend Skye Denno (vicar@stnicholasmarston.org.uk)

Website: http://www.stnicholasmarston.org.uk/

For history and pictures (including historical pictures) then follow this link on our website.

Church Hall  and Committee Room

The Church hall is used by and available for use by local groups and organisations. For enquiries and bookings, please contact Alison Edwards, Church Administrator 01865-580354 (Monday and Friday mornings and all day Tuesdays, other times leave a message) or send an e-mail to administrator@stnicholasmarston.org.uk. More information at: http://www.stnicholasmarston.org.uk/about/church-hall/.

For pictures and history on church hall then follow this link on our website.

Once a new school had been built in 1954, the old building, built in 1851 but much enlarged over time, was able to become the Church Hall. Over the following years it has been put to good use as a meeting place, not only for the church, but also for many other local organisations too. For more history on the school follow this link on our website.

Mortimer Hall

Location: Oxford Road, Old Marston Village

Contact: Chris Crane on 01865-727995

E-mail: bookings@mortimerhall.co.uk

Website: www.mortimerhall.co.uk - for information, archive pictures, archive minutes, activities and other information

Available: Saturdays and Sunday

For pictures past and present then follow this link on our website.


OXSRAD aims to offer sports, recreational and leisure activities that are accessible to all (Fully Equipped Fitness Room, Sports Hall Activities Hall, Studio, Sensory Room, Fully Licensed Bar, Coffee Shop, Table Tennis, Treatment Room, Spa Bath).Our social and recreational activities cover a wide range of interests including keep fit, art and music and dance classes. OXSRAD is open 6 days a week  Monday-Friday 08.00 to 22.00 Saturday 08.00-17.00 Sunday 09.00-16.00.

Address – Court Place Farm, Marsh Lane, Marston, Oxford, OX3 0NQ.

Phone - 01865 741336

E-mail – info@oxsrad.org

Website – www.oxsrad.org

Old Marston Library

Tuesdays: 14:00-17:00 and 17:30-19:00

Thursdays: 14:00-17:00 and 17:30-19:00

Fridays: 10:00-12:00 and 14:00-17:00

Saturdays: 09:30-12:30

Facilities include: Internet access, photocopying, audio books, regular activities for children, return books from other county libraries, reserve and borrow books. For reference online from www.oxfordshire.gov.uk/referenceonline either in the library or from home. For online renewals and reservations see www.libcat.oxfordshire.gov.uk for details. The library is assisted by a team of volunteers. For more information contact 01865726823 or visit the library when open.


The Roy Garner Pavilion has replaced the old pavilion which will be demolished and replaced with additional parking spaces. We would welcome any comments regarding the play area or pavilion. You can also find out more information by contacting the parish clerk or go to our Facebook and Twitter Sites.

More information on pavilion can be found by following this link on our website.

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