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It’s The Little Things….

Amy posted this in Community, Neighbourliness, Playing Out, Practical suggestions on 26/09/2014

Amy Rose and Jenny Sanderson run Bocadalupa – a Bristol-based performance and arts company focusing on socially engaged…

The Lost Art of Mucking About

Dinah Bornat posted this in Childhood, Free Play, Playing Out on 09/09/2014

Dinah Bornat lives in Hackney, East London and helps organise playing out sessions most weeks in her street….

School’s Out: Why Freedom for Children Matters

Ingrid posted this in Childhood, Free Play, Nature on 30/07/2014

The summer holidays are here and that – potentially – means one important, wonderful thing for children: freedom! I…

Why Play Out? Ten Good Reasons for Street Play

Alice posted this in Childhood, Free Play, Neighbourliness, Playing Out on 17/07/2014

In the early stages of the Playing Out project, before it even was a project, Amy Rose and I…

Blenders, babysitters and burglars! – connecting neighbours in unexpected ways

Claudia posted this in Community, Neighbourliness, Playing Out on 02/07/2014

Another Saturday night in. The Voice is on. My excitable kids are resisting bedtime. But mum and dad…

Conversations with Neighbours

Alice posted this in Community, Neighbourliness, Playing Out on 18/06/2014

I have lived in my street for nine years – a terraced Bristol street of 30 houses –…

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