MKFM at MK Playday

We’re pleased that our friends at MKFM will be joining in the fun at MK Playday again this year playing music and compering the main stage.

The new radio station for Milton Keynes you can listen to MKFM on 106.3 FM, DAB Digital Radio, online at and on mobile apps.

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June Update

The MK Play Partnership met at the beginning of the month for the regular update from the committee members to share how plans for this year’s MK Playday on 3 August are progressing.  Representatives from Santander who are providing volunteer support joined the group to hear the plans for the event including that the following areas and activities that have been confirmed with lots more still to be announced:

Playday Map 2016 for download

The ever famous waterslides provided by MK Play Association

Thomas Emmett’s dodgems and kids fair rides (50p  a ride)

Stage Entertainment compered by MKFM
Includes performances from Diamond Theatre School and En Point

Face painting and glitter tattoos

Cycle Zone
Cycle track  – provided by cycling team at MK Council
Corleys Cycles – will be doing bike checks for anyone who brings their bike along with a bike tricks area

Sports Zone
MK Dons SET are bringing different have a go sports including football and korfball
Garden Games
Table tennis with Ping
Badminton with Badminton England

Mini Cinema
Showing Disney film ‘Big Hero 6’  (Timing TBC)

Nature Area
Bug hunting with The Parks Trust Education Rangers
Travelling Tree Tots with The Parks Trust rangers for younger visitors
Activities with the Bucks, Berks and Oxon Wildlife Trust and the RSPB

Woodland Play
Woodland activities with MK Play Association like den building

Safety Area
Games with The Park Trust Community Rangers

Craft Area
Activities with MK Play Association
MK Gallery

Soft Play Area
Inflatable rings provided by MK Council Play Rangers
Toy Library activities with the Pre-School Learning Alliance
Breastfeeding Cafe

Food Area
Lots of different  choices from American BBQ to sweet things