A NURSERY near Oxford has been praised for supporting children's creative progress.

Willow Cottage Nursery in Farmoor has been rated 'good' by Ofsted, in all areas.

An Ofsted report said: "Staff are especially effective at supporting children's social, communication and creative development..

"There are warm attachments between children and the staff who look after them.

"Children show great enthusiasm for running, climbing and playing in the exciting outdoor space." The nursery had 87 pupils on roll during the inspection in August. It had previously been rated 'outstanding' in 2013.