Picture gallery: BMX riders perform tricks for Dagenham fun day visitors

PUBLISHED: 14:34 02 September 2013 | UPDATED: 12:20 03 September 2013

Pondfield Park fun day

Pondfield Park fun day


BMX riders wowed the crowds as they performed tricks at a community fun day.

The youngsters from Team Cottons BMX club were on show in Pondfield Park, Dagenham on Saturday, at an event organised by Reede Road Tenants and Residents Association (TRA).

Meanwhile police officers were on hand to security mark and repair bikes.

The day also featured a bouncy castle, face painting, raffle, tombola and a cake and sandwich stall.

Pam Barratt, vice chair of the TRA, said: “Everyone loved the BMX show. They were very talented.”

Team Cottons is part of the Havering Youth Service.

Click on the clink below to view more pictures.

Latest Barking and Dagenham Stories

Yesterday, 21:18

Essex beat Middlesex by six wickets with four balls remaining after chasing down the home side’s victory target of 211 at a packed Lord’s on Thursday evening.

Yesterday, 16:32

All Saints Catholic School in Dagenham is celebrating a “tremendous” year of A-level success.

Yesterday, 16:08

The Warren School’s headmaster today praised his pupils for “another excellent set” of A-level exam results.

Yesterday, 16:01

A Sydney Russell student overcame her struggle with anxiety to land a place at Cambridge on A-level results day.

Yesterday, 14:21

The headteacher of Eastbrook School bid her pupils a fond farewell today in a statement announcing her retirement from education.

Yesterday, 13:39

The doctors of the future are set to come from Robert Clack School of Science after eight pupils secured places to study medicine.

Yesterday, 12:56

Dagenham Park Church of England School’s head of sixth form has said she is “extremely proud” of her pupils’ success.

Yesterday, 12:01

The head of a Dagenham technical college has praised her pupils’ “terrific” A-level and Btec results.


Barking and Dagenham is home to Better Extreme, London’s largest indoor skatepark. Whatever your discipline, be it skateboarding, inline, BMX or scootering, there’s a challenge waiting for you.

Barking Sporthouse has a wide range of fun things to do with your children this summer

The festive season is a hectic time for many, with frenzied dashes to the shops for groceries and gifts, and parties to arrange and attend.

Newsletter Sign Up

Barking and Dagenham Post twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read news

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition


Enjoy the
Barking and Dagenham Post
e-edition today


Education and Training


Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now