Local Amenities

We have listed some local amenities below which we hope you will find useful,  we are always looking for your suggestions to add to the list.  There is more detailed information in our Guidebook

Haddenham & Thame Parkway is located a few minutes away with a large car park with connections via the Chiltern Line through to London, Oxford and Birmingham.

The 280 bus can be picked up here to Aylesbury and Oxford via Thame

There are 2 in Thame, one on the ring road to the west of the town, and one at the east end of Park Street. Haddenham also has a small petrol station that matches the prices in Aylesbury, this is to be found on Churchway, just up from the Church. There is also a petrol station at Longwick, 6 miles to the east of Kingsey.

There are public EV Chargepoints at Haddenham & Thame station. in Waitrose and the Co-op (Southern Road) car parks in Thame and also at the Thames Barns Centre


There are Accident & Emergency departments at Stoke Mandeville hospital in Aylesbury and John Radcliffe in Oxford.

Local Doctors:

Haddenham Medical Centre

The Rycote Practice in Towersey

JMW Vickery – Haddenham Medical Centre , Stanbridge Rd, Haddenham, Aylesbury HP17 8JX

Boots ThameEast St, Thame OX9 3JZ

Thame has a Waitrose, Sainsbury’s and Co-op, Princes Risborough has a small Tesco and M&S foodstore, Haddenham has Morrisons on Banks Parade and at the north end of Churchway, and a new very popular Co-op near the station. All the big supermarkets are to be found in Aylesbury.

Thame – every Tuesday in the upper car park, with attached Farmers Market on the 2nd Tuesday of the month

Aylesbury – several each week, including Saturday, in the market square, some are fruit/veg markets and others are collectibles/antiques

Cabco run from Haddenham and Thame station

and Thame taxis are long established in the local area.

Aylesbury Waterside Theatre, Wycombe Swan, New Theatre in Oxford, and the Oxford Playhouse

(see guide for more details)

There are large cinema complexes in Aylesbury (Odeon) and High Wycombe (Cineworld)

There are some excellent coffee shops in both Haddenham and Thame.  NorskHaddenham Garden Centre, and also Bradmore Farm , which is situated on the north side of Haddenham, they both have a comprehensive menu of hot food and a wide range of home-made cakes to choose from. Haddenham also has Tikkety Brew on the parade of shops.

Thame has plenty of coffee shops, both independent and national chains. Our favourites are Black Goo and Rumseys Chocolaterie.


There are good children’s playgrounds in Towersey, Haddenham and Thame. There is a soft playbarn in Thame (Whizzkids)

Racquets, behind the cattle market in Thame (01844) 261754

Thame Leisure Centre (01844) 215607

also Fitlife in Haddenham

Tiggywinkes – The Worlds busiest wildlife hospital situated in Haddenham.

Bucks Goat Center – pets / farmyard animals for young children to interact with.