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This map shows the growing number of residents and councils who are helping to enable children to play out more. We add information to it when we know of activity happening on streets and in neighbourhoods.

You can find out what’s happening where you live and see whether there are others doing things locally who are happy to give you support and advice. Our Local Authority Directory lists the areas where most change is happening. If you are already doing something on your street and it’s not yet on the map, please email us to let us know.

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There are a number of streets in Brighton and Hove that have had playing out sessions. Some hold sessions regularly and some have tried it as a one-off.  You can read about a successful event in Southdown Avenue in the Argus.

There is a Street Play in Brighton and Hove  Facebook page where you can find out the latest news.

If you live in Brighton and are interested in street play you could join the Facebook group.

Blog posts

New evidence shows impact of street play

Healthier children, happier communities is the overall impact of street play! So say three separate reports published this week. Firstly, a survey conducted amongst the national network of ‘playing out’ streets…

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Air Pollution and Street Play

The severe impact of traffic-related air pollution on children’s health is becoming ever clearer and more worrying. On the 4th of April, Greenpeace and the Guardian called for urgent government action…

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