Welcome to Oakley, Bedfordshire

Oakley is a village and civil parish located in northern Bedfordshire, England, about four miles north west of the county town of Bedford and lies by the River Great Ouse. It has a population of approximately 2,500 and is near the villages of BromhamMilton ErnestClaphamRadwell, and Felmersham.

This picturesque, rural village encapsulates community spirit.  This is evident in what Oakley offers its residents and nearby communities.  Whether you wish to go for a quiet walk around our many, unspoilt fields, a picnic by the River Ouse, take the kids to our local park, enjoy a fine meal at the Bedford Arms restaurant, or relax with a refreshing drink at Oakley Sports & Social Club - we offer something for everyone.

Oakley is a beautiful, thriving village, which you'll undoubtedly realise as you browse this website.

Explore Oakley

Use our interactive map to explore Oakley and discover what it has to offer. Click on the markers on the map to find out more information or use the links below:




NDP

Neighbourhood Development Plan

The Parish Council has registered with the Borough Council to produce its own Neighbourhood Plan and has set up a sub-group consisting of Parish Councillors and interested residents. The sub-group will develop the Neighbourhood Plan over the next 2 years.

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Read Oakley's Latest News & Events

Developer Plans for Oakley's NDP

View the developer plans shown at the 13th May exhibition

May '18 Minutes Released

Download minutes recorded in May 2018's Parish Council meeting

Oakley Draft Neighbourhood Plan

View updates on the potential housing sites, green spaces and policies which will shape the future…

Oakley Road Overbridge Damage

It is necessary to complete some detailed examination of the welds/paintwork on the damaged girder




OAKLEY Village Newsletter

Oakley Parish Council provides a quarterly publication to all Oakley residents.  The newsletter provides updates, news and articles relating the the village.

You can read the newsletter online or review our archive.

VIEW OAKLEY VILLAGE NEWSLETTERS




OAKLEY Village Directory

Download our Village Directory, which details organisations and businesses local to Oakley.

DOWNLOAD THE OAKLEY VILLAGE DIRECTORY

Oakley Village Directory