Welcome to the Oxford and District Branch of Parkinson's UK

We offer information, activities, friendship and support to local people with Parkinson's, their families and carers.

You can download our welcome leaflet here.

Parkinsingers 2016 Cream Tea 2017 Art workshop 2016 Radcot House 2016 Exercise class Hamiltons set off

Some of our recent activities

Join us - and meet other people affected by Parkinson's in your area. If you would like to get in touch, please see our contact page.


Upcoming Highlights

Our next meeting will be at .

Talk by Cherry Lewis: The Enlightened Mr Parkinson
Thursday 5th October

Parkinson's Café
Thursday 19th October

See more on our future events page!


Free public lecture on James Parkinson

On October 5th at 6.30pm in the University Museum of Natural History, Parkinson's biographer Cherry Lewis will speak on his contributions to geology and politics. Admission by free ticket - book at the Brain Diaries Eventbrite site.
The Hamiltons complete their journey
On September 1st at around 3.30pm, Nigel and Debbie Hamilton rode into Durham Cathedral's precincts, completing their 350-mile northward cycle marathon. Our huge congratulations to them both. Photo on our news page, or see full details on their blog.
Promising research results
On our research information page we have the latest news of an exciting new drug trial, with links to many resources where you can learn more.
Photo gallery
Take a look at our photo albums (on Flickr) where we're building a collection of photos of Branch activity. If you have photos you would like to share, or ideas for what we should include, please let us know at admin@oxfordparkinsons.org.uk or speak to any Committee member.
How to stay active
Exercise is good for everyone, including people with Parkinson's! Check out the opportunities we offer in collaboration with providers such as Age UK and English National Ballet.