Welcome to Jericho

Posted - May 12, 2011

New wall plaque

As part of the refurbishment of Mount Place, there will be an information board giving an overview of Jericho past and present. To comment on the proposed content please visit jerichocentre.org.uk.

Did you know?

Who has a car?

According to the 2001 Census, only 47% of Jericho households have a car compared with 67% for Oxford as a whole.

The origins of Walton?

Walton is derived from “wall town” which was used centuries ago to indicate a location outside the Oxford city walls. The ancient manor of Walton was certainly in existence before the Norman conquest in 1066.