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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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Bringing the street play movement to Hull

Daniella posted this in Community, Local activators, Playing Out, Policy on 22/01/2018

Motivated parents and residents around the UK are spreading the idea of opening streets for play. Amy in…

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Enabling Street Play by Supporting a Resident-led Movement

Daniella posted this in Activism, Community, Local activators, social change on 19/01/2018

This is not conventional volunteering….. “Play Streets contributes to a number of the Councils’ priorities and fits with…

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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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New evidence shows impact of street play

Alice posted this in Community, Health, Neighbourliness, News, Playing Out on 31/07/2017

Healthier children, happier communities is the overall impact of street play! So say three separate reports published this week….

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Designing Streets for Play – Research and Observation

Alice posted this in Local activators, Playing Out, Traffic on 01/03/2017

There’s a house on a corner near where I live in suburban Leeds that makes me happy nearly…

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