Historic Cotswold Village

Press Release - Special Deal Offers Discounts for Local Attractions

For immediate release Date: 20 March 2017

Special deal offers discounts for local attractions
At the end of the month popular tourist attractions across West Oxfordshire and the Cotswolds are throwing open their doors to give discounted entry.
The Welcome Open Weekend offers visitors and residents’ special ‘2-for-1’ entry from Friday 31 March to Sunday 2 April to all participating attractions.
Attractions include:
Adam Henson’s Cotswold Farm Park, Guiting Power, Cheltenham
Blenheim Palace, Woodstock
Cogges Manor Farm, Witney
Crocodiles of the World, Brize Norton
Fairytale Farm, near Chipping Norton
Rousham, near Bicester
Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum, Woodstock
Sudeley Castle & Gardens, Winchcombe near Cheltenham
Birdland Park & Gardens, Bourton-on-the-Water
Nature in Art Gallery and Museum, Gloucester
Cllr Jeanette Baker, Cabinet Member responsible for tourism at West Oxfordshire District Council, said: “The open weekend is a great opportunity to visit some of the amazing attractions on our doorstep to discover why so many tourists flock to the area. Tourism is a major industry in our area, employing a large number of people and with discounted rates there is no better time to support it.”
To enjoy the discount, a voucher sheet needs to be collected from one of the local Visitor Information Centres or Information Points. West Oxfordshire centres/points are at Burford, Chipping Norton, Witney and Woodstock. A full list of centres across the Cotswolds is at www.cotswolds.com
For more details about the weekend offers visit www.cotswolds.com/wow or call 01993 775802.
Notes to editors:
English Tourism Week runs from 25 March to 2 April. This is an annual celebration with a series of events showcasing visitor experiences across the country, including the Cotswolds.
Further information:
Communications: t: 01993 861615 / 861616 or e: communications@westoxon.gov.uk