WANT TO bag a family pass to Blenheim Palace for the year? Or a free crate of beer with a tour of a brewery it was made in?

Here's how to win one of the top prizes in this years Why I Love Oxfordshire Competition.

Competition details:

  • The Oxford Mail have teamed up with tourism body Experience Oxfordshire to judge photographs readers have snapped of views across the county.
  • All the gear or no idea? You can enter the competition with any photograph which makes Oxfordshire look beautiful.
  • From snaps of iconic hotspots or scenes of unbeatable views taken from off the beaten track - we want to see it all!
  • Readers now have until April 7 - the last day of English Tourism Week - to enter.


A pic snapped on an Iphone at Wadham College, taken by Fran Way on a tour of the city's historic hotspots with The Oxford Guild of Tour Guides who are based at the Experience Oxfordshire hub on Broad Street.

How to enter:

  • Follow the @Oxfordmail on Instagram
  • Share the image to Instagram
  • Tag us @Oxfordmail and @ExperienceOxfordshire in the image, so that we can see them!
  • Hashtag #Comp and #WhyILoveOx in the caption


It's all in the details!

What you could win:

  • A family annual pass to Blenheim Palace
  • Tickets to Oxford Castle and Prison
  • Tickets for any Oxford Official Walking Tour of your choice
  • Tickets to Wychwood Brewery Tour and a crate of beer


The Oxford Mail Instagram account featuring some of the enteries which have already been made to the competition.