Near You

Job opportunity

Find out more
Home > Near You

See how the street play movement is growing across the UK.

Find out what’s happening where you live and if there are streets already playing out. We know that there are many active streets not listed here so please let us know of anything you are doing so we can add it to the map. You can also check our Local Authority Directory to see if your council has a street play policy yet.

Map key

You

Local authority

Active street

Local contact

In Lambeth you can apply for a temporary Play Street Order to close your road for up to three hours per week or month. The link to their application form page here, although the times when you can apply are seasonal, so you will have to keep an eye on their website to see when they are open for applications.

You can read about the first two play streets in Lambeth on the Brixton Blog.

 

Blog posts

Childhood Obesity: Is the government getting it right?

Let’s not beat about the bush – there’s a childhood obesity crisis in the UK and it’s not getting any better. More than one in three children are now leaving…

Read more

News from the Playing Out Movement

Welcome to our summer newsletter! We hope you’ll find something to inspire you. Playing Out is supporting a growing number of parents, residents, councils and others around the UK who…

Read more

See all blog posts