Oxford is a city on Oxfordshire, with a population of 150,200. It is the 52nd largest city in the United Kingdom and one of the fastest growing and most ethnically diverse. The city is known worldwide as the home of University of Oxford, the oldest university in the English-speaking world
The pub ‘The Four Candles’ takes its name from the sketch written by Ronnie Barker for the television show The Two Ronnies, in which he starred alongside Ronnie Corbett. In the sketch, Barker walks into a hardware store and asks for 'four candles'. Corbett gives him the candles, but Barker had really wanted 'fork handles'