Park for free on select days in South Oxfordshire this December

Released on November 10, 2016

People looking for that perfect present in South Oxfordshire can park for free on certain days in the run up to Christmas in district council car parks. 

If you’re on the hunt for Christmas presents make sure you check out the independent shops that you’ll find across our market towns. 

You can park for free in district council car parks all day on the following days up to 24 December (you don’t have to display a ticket during these times): 

  • Didcot: Tuesdays – 6, 13 and 20
  • Goring: Saturdays - 3, 10, 17 and 24
  • Henley: Tuesdays – 6, 13, 20
  • Thame: Saturdays – 3, 10, 17 and 24
  • Wallingford: Thursdays 1, 8, 15 and 22 

Cllr Robert Simister, Cabinet Member for Technical Services at South Oxfordshire District Council, said: “By offering free parking in the run up to Christmas people have an extra incentive to shop locally for their presents.  South Oxfordshire has lots of great independent shops and we really want to see people make the most of what’s on their doorstep.” 

To find out more about parking in South Oxfordshire visit