Welcome to Summertown                            The Heart of north Oxford

Summertown in north Oxford is a vibrant shopping and business centre and an attractive residential area. Bounded by the Cherwell River to the east and the Oxford Canal to the west it offers easy access to an incredible range of shops and services of all kinds, and to sports and leisure facilities and open countryside. Let us tell you something about the history of Summertown or view a map of the area


Looking for a playgroup, a dentist, a hairdresser, or swimming lessons? Want to know about schools, parking, transport, recycling, or community issues?

Click on the Categories above or the Themes on the left to access shops and services.

Click on the links on the right for areas of Community interest.

We are constantly adding things so do come back soon to see what’s new. If you would like something added, or just want to tell us what you think, please contact us.

Eating Out

Try the mouth-watering Lebanese dishes at LB's, the fine cuisine at Pompette, the pizzas at Mamma Mia, or the delicious patisserie at Gatineau


Schools & Tutors

Summertown has some of the best state and private schools, and private tutors, including Summer Fields and St Clare's and Mathnasium


Like dressing well? Need to get something new? Then check out fashion in Summertown at Oliver Bonas


This is a very popular area to live in, and to come to for a short stay. There are great houses to be had at Carter Jonas and to rent at Finders Keepers



Local News


Diamond Place Redevelopment

New shops coming and old ones going

Oxford North Developments




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