NOA depends largely on income from hiring out rooms and from the modest membership subscription.


Members enjoy fantastic discounts in local shops and businesses, free social events at NOA including lunches and coffee mornings, reduced costs on some courses and access to the library at NOA. 

Become a member for just


Have your say on what goes on at NOA, enjoy many local discounts and help support NOA.


In the past some members have generously added a donation when they have paid their annual subscription.


Giftaid: If you pay tax NOA can claim 28% in addition to your subscription.


Membership form
Membership form 2018.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [185.3 KB]

Local discounts ending September 1st

Local discounts include: 

JoJo Maman Bebe

10% discount

Summertown Cycles

10% discount on bikes and accessories, and 20% discount on services (present your NOA membership card once and you will be given a loyalty discount card - this is valid for use at Bike Zone in Oxford as well)

Alcock's Family Butcher

10% discount

Pen and Paper

10% discount on stationery

Ferry Leisure Centre

10% discount on direct debits,  and free swim on Tuesday eves from 7pm-8pm

Benefits of Membership

Coffee Bar

Reduced price refreshments from the coffee bar 


The library is open and free to members each week day when the library is not booked for courses or meetings.  It has a very good selection of books and music CDs and DVDs.  Come in and browse or borrow a book.

NOA News

The NOA newsletter published three times a year, delivered or emailed to members. NOA News contains interesting articles about the local community, news, information about NOA and advertisements.


OA runs several events exclusively for members, such as shopping trips, Tea and Talk sessions, and even possibly holidays