Visiting Thame | Thame Service Station | Thame, Oxfordshire

Visiting Thame​

Visiting Thame Service Station to purchase a car or get your own serviced? Why not spend some time in the local area while you’re here.

Thame is a historic town with plenty of things to do and see, take the time to explore while that M.O.T is being done!

Thame Food Festival

September 24th 2016will be the 8th year running for the annual Thame Food Festival, why not pop down and take a look at all of the amazing produce from the surrounding area. It’s a perfect way of bringing the community together by bringing in people from all over the surrounding towns and villages to see what’s on offer at the various market stalls and have a look around the local businesses of Thame while they’re here.

​ The Thatch ​

The Thatch is a 16th-century classic English pub with a wide selection of real ales and wines for customers in need of a good drink. It also offers a delightful menu which is served with beautiful presentation and pride. The Thatch is located near the town centre so is easily accessible to everyone, whether a regular or a stranger.

Local Town Market

Every Tuesday the local market is erected in the town centre car park. This has been tradition for the past 800 years and is showing no sign of slowing down.  You can get all sorts of goods from clothing to mobile phone accessories to fruit and veg, there’s something for everyone here.​


Whizzkids is a local children’s play area with lots for young kids to do. Bouncy castles, slides, a giant play frame and ball pits. They provide a coffee shop for the adults with free Wi-Fi and a hot food menu with a selection of food for all ages. Whizzkids is the perfect spot to have some fun while you wait for your car to be fixed, especially for those with small children.

​Thame Museum

Looking to learn a bit about Thame? Why don’t you visit the Thame museum just off the High Street? They have informative displays throughout the building on local history and the story of how Thame grew to what it is today. Alongside the usual displays, temporary ones are put up every now and then showcasing a different aspect of Thame, so it’s worth return visits to learn more!

Towersey Village Festival

Looking for a little bit of fun? Come on down to Towersey for the Village Festival! Plenty of fun is to be had for all with a strong line-up of artists performing on-stage and lots of hands-on activities for the kids. So get your dancing shoes on and let loose for the end of Summer in Towersey!

​Phoenix Trail

Fancy getting those leg muscles working? Why not go for a walk along the Phoenix Trail, a country lane leading from Thame all the way to Princes Risborough. You could even cycle if you felt like it! It’s suitable for a leisurely stroll, a traffic-free bike ride, or just exploring. 

Thame Town Cricket Club

Are you a fan of cricket? Make you’re way down to Church Meadow and watch the local team practice or even play a match! The three senior teams play on Saturdays and the juniors during the week.  Whether you’re a serious fan or someone looking for a casual game, the option is always there. 

Thame Players Theatre

The Thame Players are a group of amateur performers here in Thame that perform their own productions 5 times a year as well as an annual pantomime. It’s hard to believe that these performers aren't professionals! The theatre is also home to Thame’s only cinema, hosting particular films on particular days. If you’re a fan of the performing arts this is definitely worth checking out.