IT may look like something from a sci-fi movie, but in fact 10-year-old Josie Munoz is in one of the giant play balls at Bicester’s annual play day.
Children took part in a teddy bears’ picnic and clambered to the top of a climbing wall in Garth Park on Thursday.
There were also face-painting sessions, stalls and a ice-creams for people to enjoy.
Josie, from Banbury, said: “It was brilliant. I did lots of forward rolls in the bumper balls and I climbed the wall, but I only got halfway to the top.”
Her mum Donna, said: “The day was packed. There were so many kids there, they loved it.”
It was the fifth annual play day that the town has held.
Bicester town councillor Jim Tucker said: “It was fantastic. Everyone was having a great time.”
Parents and children were also asked to fill in a survey asking questions about what they would like to see in the park.
The town council is planning to apply for government funding to upgrade the facilities.
Mr Tucker said: “Everyone said they would love to see fresh, new toilets and a coffee shop or kiosk.”
- To take the survey visit bicester.gov.uk
Do you want alerts delivered straight to your phone via our WhatsApp service? Text NEWS or SPORT or NEWS AND SPORT, depending on which services you want, and your full name to 07767 417704. Save our number into your phone's contacts as Oxford Mail WhatsApp and ensure you have WhatsApp installed.
11:20am Monday 28th July 2014
What do you think? We welcome letters from our readers on a wide variety of subjects and you can send us a letter through the blue headline above.
- Our top stories
5:32pm Wednesday 26th November 2014
A PENSIONER died last night after a crash in Abingdon.
1:46pm Thursday 27th November 2014
PD James, the acclaimed author famous for her series of detective novels, has died aged 94.
12:00pm Thursday 27th November 2014
Have a look around our interactive back page today...
11:10am Thursday 27th November 2014
Here's today's interactive front page for you to explore... what stories will grab your interest?
10:44am Thursday 27th November 2014
A TRAIN manager was assaulted and passengers came to his aid on a train to Banbury.