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About Wheatley

Wheatley is a large village of about 4,100 people six miles south east of Oxford, near Shotover.

Boundary map

Wheatley grew substantially in the 20th century, and is fortunate to have retained its shops in the village centre.  It also offers:

– shops and a post office

– a health centre and dentist

– a number of pre-school groups

– a nursery, primary and special needs school

– open spaces including, play areas, recreation areas, allotments

– community buildings

– two churches


The comprehensive school (on an exceptionally scenic site) and part of Brookes University Campus are both in neighbouring Holton.

There is an excellent bus service to Aylesbury, Oxford and Thame.  The 280 bus service connects with both Haddenham and Oxford stations.


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