Oughtonhead Common


  • Disabled Access
  • Nearest bus stops are located on Burford Way and Bedford Road
  • Car parking is available at Swinbourne Avenue Playing Fields


  • Local nature reserve
  • Country walks
  • English Longhorn Cattle
  • Wildlife
  • Football pitch adjacent to Swinburne Avenue
  • Dog walking


Oughtonhead Common is a Local Nature Reserve with a wide variety of wildlife habitats. The River Oughton flows alongside the common. Park seats are installed at various locations by the riverside making it a pleasant place to relax and enjoy.

This reserve has been awarded a Green Flag. The Green Flag award scheme is the benchmark national standard for parks and green spaces in the UK.