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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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Monmouthshire has a long-running play street in Abergavenny, its facebook group is here.

Monmouthshire  is setting up a street play scheme for the whole county. Contact Whole Place Officer Judith Langdon if you are interested in getting your street playing out:

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