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Will you be our first Picasso in the Park?

Painted hands

While the sports pitches and parks may have been quiet over the past few months, we know behind closed doors the lockdown has provided the perfect opportunity for creative juices to flow. To celebrate and showcase these expressive endeavours, here at the Pavilion in the Park we’re running a competition to find our ‘Picasso in …

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Why the big PAWs? Teddy Bear’s Picnic, of course

Simmons Park visitors were certainly in for a big surprise this Easter as the Pavilion Café hosted its first Teddy Bears’ Picnic. Staged as park of Okehampton sports charity OCRA’s holiday activities, the picnic offered a full family afternoon starting with a teddy trail in the park, multi-sports on the cricket pitch and the picnic …

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All Stars Cricket for 2019 – Okehampton and Tavistock

All Stars Cricket is the England and Wales Cricket Board’s entry level participation programme, aimed at providing children aged five to eight with a great first experience in cricket. OCRA ran a successful All Stars last year and we’re back with the ECB’s support for 2019 at both Okehampton, OCRA Pavilion and at Tavistock, Meadowlands. …

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Family gymnastics at OCRA

Parents had great fun at OCRA Gym, Trampoline & DMT Club’s ‘Bring a Parent to Gym’ week. The annual event encourages parents to join in with their child’s weekly session, and gives children the chance to teach their parents some skills!

Booking now: Sport and Art days – August 2018

Try a range of activities at Sport & Art next Tuesday and Thursday, including gym, trampolining and art all day, football, fencing, archery, basketball, unihoc, ball games, tennis, cricket and more! Children can choose the activities they would like to do each session. Only £12 per first child, £10 per second child, or book online …

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Schools Year 4 Multi-skills Day 2018

There was much laughter and lots of smiley faces at the final OCRA event of the School year. This was the hugely popular Year 4 multi-skills day, held at Whitchurch Wayfarers Cricket Club on yet another warm, sunny day. There was badminton, athletics, fencing, football, tag rugby, vortex throwing, mini-martial arts, dance and the highlight …

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