Hobbies & Pastimes

Hobbies and Pastimes are a great way to improve your physical and mental health.

There are a wide range of clubs and groups in the Oxfordshire area for you to explore and consider joining, with something to suit all ages and interests. Below are some examples of different activities.

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Community Information Network Directory

The Community Information Network Directory is free and simple to use and features a wide variety of activities, support and opportunities to help people live life to the full. Read more here...

RSPB Oxford Local Group

The group's aim is to support actively the work of the RSPB in the local community. There are regular meetings throughout the year and day-trips far and near to sites of interest to birders. Read more here...

Enstone Flying Club

Learn to fly near Oxfordshire in our range of training aircraft from Enstone aerodrome Oxfordshire. Read more here...

Libraries

Reading can be good for personal development and a great pastime. There are a number of public libraries in Oxfordshire and once you have joined then you can reserve/borrow items from the library catalogue. Read more here...

Golf

Golf is a great way to get exercise and there are a number of golf courses throughout Oxfordshire. Read more here...

Tennis

Tennis is a sociable sport that is also good for your fitness levels. Find out more about tennis in Oxfordshire. Read more here...

Allotments

Allotments of varying sizes are available throughout Oxfordshire. These are usually managed by Town or Parish councils who you should contact if interested.

Theatre

Oxford Theatre shows are regularly performed. You can find out what's on through their website. Read more here...

Volunteering

You can get great personal satisfaction in being a volunteer offering to help an organisation or undertake a task without being paid. By volunteering you can help a community, a charity, local clubs or voluntary organisations. Read more here...

Community Champions

By signing up to this scheme then you can become actively involved with local health initiatives and promote local and national health programmes. Read more here...