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Shop at the Old Fire Station

Gloucester Green, Oxford OX1 2AQ, England
+44 1865 263990
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Waste of a good building

The name and building are excellent, but this place is worth a visit inside only if it's raining... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2015
Libger
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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We believe in local, sustainable shopping in Oxford and are passionate about supporting UK makers and designers. The Shop at the Old Fire Station makes finding the perfect handmade gift easy by offering a carefully curated range of accessories, jewellery, prints, stationery and much more. We work closely with Crisis, and your purchases directly support our arts training scheme: helping homeless people gain confidence and skills in a unique arts centre. Gallery at the Old Fire Station is dedicated to showcasing the best of contemporary art from across the UK, with a particular focus on emerging artists from Oxfordshire, supporting their professional development. We provide a platform for artists from all disciplines. Previous exhibitions have included print, sound, installation, painting and sculpture.
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14 Mar 2015
“Waste of a good building”
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Reviewed 14 March 2015

The name and building are excellent, but this place is worth a visit inside only if it's raining and you have a few minutes wait for the coach. It's a gallery cum art shop and not very interesting on either front: hand-made jewellery, a little...More

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ArtsatOFS, Public Relations Manager at Shop at the Old Fire Station, responded to this reviewResponded 16 March 2015

Hi there, Thanks very much for your feedback. We'd be really interested to know if you have any suggestions for how we can make the shop and gallery a more exciting place, and if you feel that your expectations were not met. Please do e-mail...More

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