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Lovely park - but not safe after dark

As a local support worker for vulnerable adults, I often take my clients to this park. There are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mark J
Banbury, United Kingdom
Pleasant park

Park is near town centre and a pleasant area of green space with childrens play area, sensory and... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Camberley, United Kingdom
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  • Average7%
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  • Terrible2%
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“tennis courts”(10 reviews)
“town centre”(7 reviews)
“war memorial”(4 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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1 Bath Road, Banbury OX16 0TU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a local support worker for vulnerable adults, I often take my clients to this park. There are lovely flower beds, a closed off rose garden, an aviary and well maintained footpaths. There is an impressive colony of squirrels too! There are also tennis courts...More

Thank Mark J
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Park is near town centre and a pleasant area of green space with childrens play area, sensory and formal gardens, open air exercise area, War memorial and aviary - you can hear the budgies and parrots from elsewhere in the park and their noise makes...More

Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Sadly those that frequent the park make the whole experience one that you may wish to avoid wherever possible! Feels unsafe after dark and often unpleasant during daylight hours.

1  Thank Ed6985
Reviewed 21 July 2018

A cracking park right next to Banbury town centre. I walk or cycle through it most days. It's always well kept with a wide variety of amenities: children's play area, sorts area, grassed areas, formal planting areas (often with contributions from local children), a aviary...More

Thank DrGrahamG
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The gardens well done by local schools . Nice to see the many squirrels running about, Pity they're not red ones.

Thank Whippet0
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Lovely park to walk in also a short cut into Banbury Castle Quay. Well tended rose garden along with well looked after shrubs.

Thank lesleyriddiford
Reviewed 22 January 2018

The bulbs are now coming up in the beds as the days are lengthening. As there are tarmac paths this makes an ideal place for a winter walk on a day when the weather doesn't allow you to go too far. Being able to use...More

1  Thank Penny B
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Walk through to the town. Grandchild loves the swings and playground area. The squirrels are very tame. The bird Avery is interesting too.

Thank lesleyriddiford
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

What an amazing building. Came specifically to see the Billy Connolly exhibition but also amazed by the other exhibitions on A great place to visit and free Marie was also a great asset to the place giving great information and advice

Thank ChrisMac66
Reviewed 28 October 2017

The park is a nice place to walk through .. open and pleasant .. I often stop to look at the birds in the Avery .. I used to regularly take my children to play in the park play area. I would not use the...More

1  Thank Johnboy236
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