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Find your village: growing play and community on a tower block estate

Samira Musse posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing, Community, Play Streets on 03/05/2022

Samira is a parent and community activist who lives on the 14th floor in a tower block and…

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Why Covid Inquiry must look at impact on children

Alice posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing on 31/03/2022

Along with UsForThem, Save the Children, former Children’s Commissioner Anne Longfield and many others, we have co-signed a…

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Play streets 2022 – words to inspire from parents and residents

Ingrid Skeels posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing, Play Streets, Street Space on 10/03/2022

If you’re thinking about organising a play street or playing out session where you live this year, whether…

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Dr William Bird on how play streets improve children’s health and wellbeing

Dr William Bird posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing, Play Streets on 27/01/2022

In January 2022 we held a webinar where we spoke to Dr William Bird about the importance of…

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Child wrapped up warm in winter
Warming hearts (and hands!): playing out in winter

Ingrid Skeels posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing, Community, Street Space on 02/12/2021

Simple and cost free tips and ideas for playing outdoors with the kids this midwinter. After a year…

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Promoting inclusivity in the outdoors

Zoe Banks Gross posted this in Activism, Children's play, health and wellbeing, Community on 03/11/2021

Zoe is a Fellow of the Landscape Institute and a Playing Out board member. In this blog, she…

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