Claydon, Oxfordshire’s most northerly village, lies within the parish of ‘Claydon with Clattercote‘, with local government services provided by Cherwell District Council and Oxfordshire County Council.

About 6 miles (10 km) north of Banbury, Claydon is the northernmost village in Oxfordshire. The parish is bounded by Warwickshire to the west and Northamptonshire to the east. Approximately 300 people currently live in the village.

The village is about 417 feet (127 m) above sea level on a hill of Early Jurassic Middle Lias clay and is believed to have existed for over 900 years.

The main transport link is the nearby A423 Southam Road, giving easy access to the M40 motorway.  A Bus Service (Stagecoach Bus No. 277) runs once daily to/from Banbury. The nearest train station is Banbury, with regular connections to UK-wide destinations. The nearest airport with domestic and international flights is Birmingham International.

The authors of ClaydonVillage.co.uk would like to give a special mention to the contributors of website content; Cropredy Crier, Claydon & Clattercote Courier, Claydon with Clattercote Newsletter, the various groups within Claydon and last but definately not least, the residents of Claydon. Thank you all…