THE BEST family friendly businesses from across Oxfordshire were presented with a Little Ankle Biters’ Award 2020 via a virtual awards ceremony.

Little Ankle Biters is a website that has trusted reviews on days out, child friendly restaurants, what’s on for families in the local area, party ideas, toddler groups and children’s classes.

Thousands of parents voted for their favourite businesses with 11,000 votes received across all categories.

Oxford University Museum of Natural History received more votes than any other category finalist to win Best Museum, but Sprouts Play Barn located at Millets Farm Centre, Abingdon, was the winner of the night picking-up two awards for Best Children’s Party Venue and Best Soft Play.

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Bure Farm in Bicester won Bet Family Friendly Pub and Best Children's Sports Club was awarded to Rugbytots in Thame and Bicester.

Mary Breen, general manager of Bure Farm, said: “It’s a huge honour and privilege to be awarded Best Family Friendly Pub in Oxfordshire. We are so very grateful to all who voted for us”

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Rob Hill, owner of Rugbytots added: “All the coaches and I are very proud to have won the Best Children’s Sports Club award for Oxfordshire from Little Ankle Biters. The competition was hard with other amazing companies vying for the award as well. It has been a great bit of news with what has been happening in the last few months.”