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Bea’s Walk to School – and why it matters

Ingrid posted this in Childhood, Freedom, Independent Mobility, International, Traffic on 05/10/2018

October is international walk to school month, yet how many young children still do that independently? Parent Rachel…

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Children’s Commissioner calls for playing out

Alice posted this in Childhood, Free Play, Health, Independent Mobility, Policy, Traffic on 31/08/2018

The parent-led Playing Out movement, along with play organisations and advocates, have long called on the government to support…

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Five Easy Ideas for Pavement Play this summer

Daniella posted this in Childhood, Creative Ideas, Free Play on 30/07/2018

Need some inspiration for those long days at home in the summer holidays? Plenty of things require lots…

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Childhood Obesity: Is the government getting it right?

Alice posted this in Childhood, Health on 06/07/2018

Let’s not beat about the bush – there’s a childhood obesity crisis in the UK and it’s not…

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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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