Towns and villages to visit

Visiting Brackley

From motorcycling to food festivals, there’s a lot going on in Brackley.

The ancient market town of Brackley enjoys all the charm and appeal of the nearby Cotswolds. The sweeping High Street, 18th century town hall and piazza are the focal point for Brackley's many events.

Travelling to Brackley

Brackley is situated in the southwest corner of Northamptonshire. It is bypassed by the A43 and sits about halfway between Oxford and Northampton. The town is approximately 15 minutes from junction 10 of the M40 and 25 minutes from junction 15a of the M1.


The town has a wealth of independent shops which include:

More about shopping in Brackley


Brackley hosts the following markets:

  • Country market - Saturday 10:00am till 12:00pm at the library
    Farmers Market (every 3rd Saturday of the month)


The town has a gained a reputation as a centre for festivals and carnivals, with something for the whole family.