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Woodstock (Oxfordshire)

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Woodstock is an attractive small town located 8 miles north of Oxford, England. It is the nearest settled locality adjacent to the popular stately home Blenheim Palace, and therefore popular with travellers looking for food and accommodation.

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  • Blenheim Palace [1]is a vast stately home open to the public. It is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the country, on account of its sheer size and opulence, and its strong associations with Sir Winston Churchill, Britain's wartime prime minister (Churchill is bured nearby in the village of Bladon).
  • The Church of St Mary Magdalene - rebuilt in the 19th century, the church has a Norman doorway, early English windows and a musical clock which plays tunes on the hour
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