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Important information

We all need to work together in order to keep safe, therefore we are temporarily closing the shopping centre and will remain closed until further notice.

Essential businesses such as food stores and pharmacies will remain open, in line with the latest Government guidance.

For more information click here


Around 875 car parking spaces including disabled and child friendly parking.

The Orchard Centre has been awarded the nationwide Park Mark® Safer Parking award, ensuring shoppers have a car park which is safe and problem free.

  • 0 - 2 Hours: FREE
  • 2 - 3 Hours: £1.70
  • 3 - 4 Hours: £2.50
  • 4 - 5 Hours: £4.80

Maximum stay is 5 hours, no returns within 1 hour.
Charging hours are 7am – 7pm Monday to Saturday.

FREE parking all day Sunday.


The Orchard Centre car park is now operating an ANPR, automatic number plate recognition scheme.

There is no need to enter your vehicle registration number in the pay machines when you arrive at the car park but when you have completed your stay (if over two hours or to confirm if you need to pay) enter your number and follow the instruction on the screen.

Coins accepted by the machines are £2, £1, 50p 20p 10p and 5p. No change is given. Card payments are now accepted.

The car park is operated by:

The Orchard Centre,
Management Suite,
20 Station Road,
OX11 7LL

Telephone: 01235 519014
Fax: 01235 516586

Any enquiries or comments should be addressed directly to them.

We are Park Mark certified.