Local Information

Bicester is situated just north of the City of Oxford off the M40. It is surrounded mainly by small villages. Bicester town centre holds a weekly market along with a monthly farmers’ market and occasional French and continental markets. Bicester Village shopping complex is the UK’s leading Outlet Shopping attraction. Another out of town shopping experience is Bicester Avenue which offers both home and garden shopping opportunities. A wider range of shopping and entertainment facilities can be easily accessed in Oxford, Banbury, Aylesbury and Milton Keynes. London is also within an hours travelling either by car, train or coach.


Constituency: Banbury

Local Authority: Oxfordshire County Council


ABP Location Newsletter Special Edition: Bicester

Site Information

  • The Regular Army Basing Plan confirms the ongoing use of St David’s Barracks as an Army base.
  • 241 Sig Sqn have moved into St. George's Bks Bicester.


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Head of Army rebasing reassures troops

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Children's Education in rebasing

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British Troops gear up to come home from Germany


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