At Ambience: Fires & Stoves they pride themselves on being able to help you put together the perfect fireplace. With over 50+ displays spanning traditional cast iron, contemporary marble and modern hang on the wall designs. Visit the largest showroom in Oxfordshire and speak with their experienced staff today to see how they can help.

A little about Ambience: Fires & Stoves

Finding the perfect fireplace can be a difficult project. There are many variables to consider: Output, efficiency, practicality and of course ambience!

A great fireplace choice will be the ideal focal point of any home, whilst a bad choice can be expensive, unreliable and negatively affect the value of your home. Our experienced and friendly staff are on hand at our new showroom in Oxford to take you through what is one of the most important home purchases you can make. We are Gas Safe and HETAS registered for peace of mind.


A self-starting small business in West Oxfordshire that provides bespoke training programs for individuals and groups alike. Steve is a fully trained and certified personal trainer with a martial arts background which helps to ensure the training you receive is centred around fitness and well-being. 

A little about Respect Fitness

Respect Fitness is a Health and Fitness based family business concentrating on Personal Training and Korean Martial Arts, based in the Carterton and Witney area of West Oxfordshire. Respect Fitness Personal Training is provided by Steven Clarke Dip PT, a YMCA FIT qualified Advanced Personal Trainer and a member the Register of Exercising Professionals who will deliver fitness training to clients at our training facility in Carterton, at their home or in the outdoor environment. Steven has been active in the fitness environment for over 30 years and during this period has gained extensive knowledge of fitness training and the development of Martial Arts training incorporating all aspects of fitness training. His love of Martial Arts lead him to train in other fitness environments and enabled the natural progression into Personal Training and seeking qualification through YMCA FIT, one of the leading UK’s Certified Fitness Qualification Accreditors.

Martial Arts classes practice the Traditional Korean Martial Art of Kuk Sool Won and operate as Kuk Sool Won of West Oxfordshire. Principal Instructor is Steven Clarke a 4th Degree Black Belt, who is supported by his wife Dawn a 1st Degree Black Belt.

Katy is a designer/maker and textile genius working out of Reading. Her website is full of bright colours and bold shapes. She has a great selection of handmade items for sale from her Etsy shop and will also do commissions.

A little about Katy

Born and raised faithful suburban-Kentish rose, educated across the South, including a BA(hons) Textile Design at Falmouth College of Arts. In design, Katy is colourful and quirky combining contrasting imagery, fabrics and surface decoration to create unique and stylish design and products. In art, Katy is an observer-drawer-maker. She really enjoys people, their passions, their hopes, their hurts, and would seek to convey all these in her craft-documentary style.

Concrete and colour, nostalgia, seascape and social conduct are her inspirations. Motorways, train-journey romanticism, music and washed-up neons sampled. She works across pen, print, stitch, knit, CAD, new technologies media, with a layered outcome.

Eccentricity, hope and creativity in her genes, grace in her living.



Oxford Fireplace Centre specialise in the design and styling of contemporary and traditional fireplaces. They provide a wide range of fireplaces including natural stone fireplaces, hole in the wall fires, contemporary and traditional designs, cast iron fireplaces, wooden and stone fire surrounds.

A little about Oxford Fireplace Centre

With many different types of fire styles available including wood-burning, solid fuel, gas and electric in most designs. We use only the highest quality suppliers to ensure that we provide the best service to you as our customers. We think its important that our customers see what they are buying. We consider a fireplace to be a 20 year project so we like our customers to take their time choosing what is exactly right for their home.

We provide a professional quality friendly service and our team can provide as much or as little as you require, home visit, design, supply only or full installation and certification. We only use our own Gas safe and HETAS registered engineers so that you have peace of mind. Please note we do not offer an independent installation service because we like to be sure of the quality of the goods that we install. If you require an independent installer please use the HETAS (solid fuel) or Gas safe register to ensure that your installer is appropriately qualified