A FLORAL piece of crochet work has mysteriously appeared in the middle of Bicester.

The colourful work has appeared on top of a post box in the middle of the town’s Market Place this week.

It has caught a lot of peoples eyes due to the bright and virbrant flowers which have been crotched together on top of a red and white striped bottom.

Oxford Mail: Picture by Stephanie BramwellPicture by Stephanie Bramwell

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The flowers featured range from yellow, white, green and blue to pink, purple, red and orange. They all surround a grey cube with is covered in crotched bumble bees.

Posted on the Facebook group Bicester Chat, one resident said: “A colourful display in Bicester market square, no watering needed. I wonder who did that.”

Another commented: “Beautiful display of skilled crafters.”


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This story was written by Gee Harland, she joined the team in 2022 as a senior multimedia reporter.

Gee covers Wallingford, Wantage and Didcot.

Get in touch with her by emailing: Gee.harland@newsquest.co.uk

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