Oxfordshire’s most renowned venues are ready and waiting to welcome you back

Freedom is here!! It’s time to start making plans and getting excited about moving back to a slightly more ‘normal’ world, with lockdown restrictions easing we are now able to visit wonderful venues such as Blenheim Palace, Oxford University colleges and The Ashmolean Museum.

Giant Hat Tree Caps Off New Exhibition in Palace’s Historic Stables

Work is nearing completion on a major new exhibition highlighting the crucial role horses have played throughout Blenheim Palace’s history.

Latest News from Conference Oxford

Latest News from Conference Oxford

Welcome to our Spring 2021 Newsletter. What a difference a day makes! Following the eagerly awaited announcement from the Government on 22nd of February, we now have dates to work towards and we look forward to welcoming you back into our University and college venues very soon.

Ashmolean Museum - A Unique Venue in Oxford

A Unique Venue in Oxford – Inspiring Minds Since 1683

The Ashmolean Museum with its imposing façade is a well-known landmark building in the City of Oxford and one of the oldest public Museums in the world. Its Collection contains artefacts from across the globe which illuminate elements of the human story; from the earliest civilisations right up to the modern day.

Marking Remembrance Day With 200 Silhouetted Soldiers

Marking Remembrance Day With 200 Silhouetted Soldiers

A poignant company of 200, life-size Armistice Day soldier silhouettes has been assembled ahead of Remembrance Sunday.

Introducing the Award-Winning In-House Technology: RapidMooc from Saïd Business School, University of Oxford

We recently won the Best In-House Technology award at the annual Academic Venue Awards, hosted in London.

Ashmolean Museum

B4 Classic Event 21st November: A Night at the Museum

The Ashmolean Museum in central Oxford welcomed over a hundred B4 Members and guests for an evening of informal networking and private tours, which included the Egypt, Italian Renaissance and the Founder’s Collection galleries.

B4 Blenheim Dinner at Halloween

B4 Blenheim Dinner at Halloween

Sixty B4 members and guests were treated to a wonderful evening of fine dining and entertainment in the saloon at Blenheim Palace on Wednesday 30th October. Our host, Blenheim CEO, Dominic Hare, welcomed guests with an engaging update on progress to date and plans for the future.

Amazing Catering

Christmas Dinners and Functions from Saïd Business School, University of Oxford

Dinners and functions set against beautiful backdrops with exceptional cuisine.

Cherwell boathouse View from the River

The Cherwell Boathouse

The Cherwell Boathouse is an iconic restaurant and punt station close to the centre Oxford. Established in 1904 and it has been a family run for over 50 years as a working Boathouse and restaurant with over 80 handmade punts in the water.

Saïd xmas drinks

Christmas Dinners and Functions from Said Business School, University of Oxford

Dinners and functions set against beautiful backdrops with exceptional cuisine.

B4 lunch at the manor

A Warm Welcome to B4

The introduction to B4 for new members has always been an area we wanted to give some attention to and partnering with our new neighbours at The Manor Country House Hotel, we had the perfect opportunity to do just that.