WIN a free Italian lunch at Oxford's Ashmolean Museum and a taste of Pompeii

Delizioso! Visitors to the Pompeii exhibition at Oxford’s Ashmolean Museum are being invited to complete their tour with an authentic taste of Italy inspired by the show.

The Beaumont Street museum has re-styled its popular basement cafe as a Roman-style Taberna, with photographs of frescos and mosaics from the exhibition displayed on walls and tables and a menu inspired by the flavours of the Bay of Naples.

The culinary delights are going down a storm with...
source: This is Oxfordshire

2019-12-06 06:05
Latest news from Oxford
today 17:41 Remember When: Thames Water flooded a street in Oxford
today 17:41 GRAY MATTER: Jamie Oliver isn't Italian. Was that the problem?
today 17:41 Funeral held for Oxford United legend John Shuker
today 17:11 Coronavirus: What global public health emergencies has WHO previously declared?
today 17:11 Handyman could face life in jail for machete attack on ‘Britain’s hardest cop’
today 17:11 ‘Golden triangle’ graduates ‘have highest earnings five years after degree’
today 17:11 No breakthrough, says Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s husband after meeting with PM
today 17:11 Community groups win Pacer trains
today 17:11 Vanderwal hopes to get second taste of the Olympics with Tokyo in sight
today 17:11 Moses joins Inter Milan on loan from Chelsea
today 17:11 Remember When: Thames Water flooded a street in Oxford
today 17:11 GRAY MATTER: Jamie Oliver isn't Italian. Was that the problem?
today 17:11 BMW Mini plant Cowley opens apprenticeship scheme for 2020
today 17:11 Darren MacCormick was stabbed outside his house on Mendip Heights
today 17:08 Coronavirus: What global public health emergencies has WHO previously declared?
today 17:08 Handyman could face life in jail for machete attack on ‘Britain’s hardest cop’
today 17:08 ‘Golden triangle’ graduates ‘have highest earnings five years after degree’
today 17:08 No breakthrough, says Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s husband after meeting with PM
today 17:08 Community groups win Pacer trains
today 17:08 Vanderwal hopes to get second taste of the Olympics with Tokyo in sight
today 17:08 Rafael Nadal says sorry with a kiss after hitting ball girl
today 17:08 Moses joins Inter Milan on loan from Chelsea
today 17:08 Remember When: Thames Water flooded a street in Oxford
today 17:08 GRAY MATTER: Jamie Oliver isn't Italian. Was that the problem?
today 17:08 BMW Mini plant Cowley opens apprenticeship scheme for 2020
today 17:08 Darren MacCormick was stabbed outside his house on Mendip Heights
today 17:05 Coronavirus: What global public health emergencies has WHO previously declared?
today 17:05 Handyman could face life in jail for machete attack on ‘Britain’s hardest cop’
today 17:05 ‘Golden triangle’ graduates ‘have highest earnings five years after degree’
today 17:05 No breakthrough, says Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s husband after meeting with PM
today 17:05 Community groups win Pacer trains
today 17:05 Vanderwal hopes to get second taste of the Olympics with Tokyo in sight
today 17:05 Rafael Nadal says sorry with a kiss after hitting ball girl
today 17:05 Moses joins Inter Milan on loan from Chelsea
today 17:05 GOLF: Eddie Pepperell set for Dubai Desert Classic
today 17:05 Darren MacCormick was stabbed outside his house on Mendip Heights
today 16:38 Oxford City Council's housing crackdown wants to prevent scenes like these
today 16:38 BMW Mini plant Cowley opens apprenticeship scheme for 2020
today 16:38 Drag Collective are Away with the Fairies for outrageous Oxford show
today 16:08 Carer ‘starved vulnerable man to death to inherit part of £3.5m estate’
today 16:08 Mummy returns: Voice of mummified Egyptian priest heard 3,000 years on
today 16:08 PM’s pledge to help North queried as ferry workers earn £1.74 an hour
today 16:08 Two men cleared of ‘GBH attack’ on murdered schoolgirl’s stepfather
today 16:08 Professor expects ‘many more’ suspected cases of coronavirus across UK
today 16:08 Doomsday Clock moves closer to midnight than ever before
today 16:08 Let me be Frank, I’ll use more senior Brentford players against Leicester
today 16:08 Rafael Nadal says sorry with a kiss after hitting ball girl
today 16:08 Oxford City Council's housing crackdown wants to prevent scenes like these
today 16:08 Drag Collective are Away with the Fairies for outrageous Oxford show
today 16:05 Carer ‘starved vulnerable man to death to inherit part of £3.5m estate’
Latest news from Great Britain
today 18:05 The Personal History of David Copperfield: The Hull locations you can see in major new movie
today 18:05 Live Hull City transfers and news: Tigers could sell Jarrod Bowen, injury crisis for Chelsea clash
today 18:05 Hull murder victim's chilling evidence from beyond the grave
today 18:05 Hull murder victim's chilling evidence from beyond the grave
today 18:05 Evening Call: How worried should we be by the Chinese coronavirus?
today 18:05 Who will Labour's next shadow chancellor be?
today 17:53 Saracens owner Nigel Wray 'sorry for heartache' over salary cap breach The salary cap breaches led to an unprecedented punishment in British sport for Saracens.
today 17:53 Queen too ill to go to annual WI meeting after coming down with cold
today 17:53 British mum clears security and flies to Germany using passport of baby son
today 17:53 Couple ‘starved landlord to death to claim share of his £3,500,000 estate’
today 17:53 Dog walker banned from keeping pets after five ‘went missing’ in her care
today 17:53 Animal lover loses fight with brother who ‘wants to sell family farm to game shooter’
today 17:53 Violent handyman guilty of machete attack on Britain’s ‘hardest cop’
today 17:53 Royal outrage: How Tony Blair ran up £1.2million bill using Queen's Flight 677 times
today 17:53 You can now buy and drive your own brand new Formula 1 car but it will not come cheap
today 17:53 Former MP attacks ALL Labour candidates for ignoring Corbyn's biggest Brexit failure
today 17:53 EU iPhone warning: Why you could be hit by new rules that Apple says will 'harm consumers'
today 17:53 South China Sea crisis: Beijing under threat as US warships back defiant Taiwan
today 17:53 Newcastle target transfer deal for Tottenham outcast after Jose Mourinho denies bust-up
today 17:53 Royal blunder: Why Meghan and Harry's exit could make life MORE difficult for couple
today 17:53 Prince Harry and Meghan Markle face HUGE £300k bill to move belongings to Canada
today 17:53 Burns Night greetings: The best messages, greetings and poems to celebrate Robbie Burns
today 17:53 SNP's Blackford bemoans 'constitutional crisis' after Brexit bill passes in bitter rant
today 17:53 Michael Schumacher heartbreak: Ex-boss remembers ‘fatherly’ F1 icon - and rejects rumour
today 17:53 Tax warning: Why some taxpayers are being urged to act now - or face £10 per day penalty
today 17:53 Iran fury: How Rouhani predicted Tehran would become top 10 economy before US feud
today 17:53 Finnish MEP Laura Huhtasaari destroys EU in savage rant – ‘Brexit is FINALLY happening'
today 17:53 Coronovirus latest: Ireland on high alert as Dublin patient returns from China with fever
today 17:53 Victoria Derbyshire net worth: Salary at BBC revealed after series cancelled
today 17:53 Prince Charles given huge applause over tribute to grandmother Princess Alice saving Jews
today 17:53 Brussels' Brexit TERROR: How huge trade surplus gives UK 'massive' upper hand in talks
today 17:53 BREXIT FINALLY: Brussels in standing ovation as EU chief thanks UK MEPs 'You'll be missed'
today 17:53 WhatsApp Dark Mode: How to try this blockbuster feature before anyone else
today 17:53 Coronavirus latest: Fifth suspected case feared in UK as patient rushed to hospital
today 17:08 UK says no positive coronavirus tests, keeping situation under review
today 17:02 Moment van driver in routine police stop turns on officer with machete in shocking attack
today 17:02 Giant TV screen to open in Hull city centre showing sport events
today 17:02 Giant TV screen to open in Hull city centre showing sport events
today 17:02 School's gender neutral toilets plan sparks 'safety and privacy' fears
today 17:02 School's gender neutral toilets plan sparks 'safety and privacy' fears
today 17:02 Missing Charlie Allan: Police searching Spurn Point for 21-year-old
today 17:02 Missing Charlie Allan: Police searching Spurn Point for 21-year-old
today 17:02 What Dominic Cummings was thinking in 2004
today 16:50 Marine recruit rushed to hospital after 'going under water' at Cornwall beach The 30-year-old was flown to hospital at 10pm on Tuesday after the incident at Tregantle beach.
today 16:50 Bank customers baffled by cash machine ‘made for giants’
today 16:50 Boris’s Brexit Day masterplan revealed - PM sets out blueprint for prosperous Britain
today 16:50 Nintendo games SHOCK: Forget the Switch, there's a NEW game coming to Wii U
today 16:50 Prince Harry warning: Royal expert issues cheeky jab at Duke - ‘There’s that bloke!’
today 16:50 Prince Harry heartbreak: Harry ‘deeply upset’ after Queen put her foot down over Megxit
today 16:50 Queen health: What's wrong with the Queen as Sandringham visit cancelled?
Watch the news from UK on Facebook