I think this is likely to take the accolade of my favourite story of the week, if not the month.
Pensioners having fun in their own purpose-built playground is a feel-good story in every sense.
Watching them negotiating the various items of equipment installed at the Dam Head estate in North Manchester also made me feel quite nostalgic and more than a little envious.
Created at a cost of £15,000, it seems money very well spent. Plus, it proves that familiar saying that you really are only as old as you feel.