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My street still rocks!

Daniella posted this in Childhood, Community, Cycling, Free Play, Playing Out on 30/04/2018

It’s been a miserable winter for our monthly play street sessions, with a couple cancelled due to the…

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Playing Out and Growing Up: The Benefits of Freedom

Daniella posted this in Activism, Childhood, Free Play, Freedom on 20/03/2018

If you’re the parent of a young child, I’ve got things to tell you now I’m out the…

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Why can’t children just go to the park?

Daniella posted this in Childhood, Environment, Freedom, Independent Mobility, Parenting, Play Streets, Playing Out, Traffic on 15/02/2018

“Why can’t children just go to the park instead of playing in the street?” is a question that…

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Road Safety: What do Children Want?

Alice posted this in Childhood, Cycling, Health, Playing Out, Policy, Traffic on 21/11/2017

If fat is a feminist issue, road safety is a children’s rights issue (ok, it’s not as snappy…

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child by the sea with arms outstretched
How to keep hold of children’s freedom into the winter

Daniella posted this in Childhood, Free Play, Nature on 10/10/2017

It’s that time of year again when everything is just starting to close in, especially for children. The…

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Street Play: A Great Way to Get Children Physically Active

Daniella posted this in Childhood, Health on 23/09/2017

One of the biggest public health challenges at the moment is tackling the obesity epidemic. Although messages about…

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