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Street parties to play streets: Keeping the community spirit going throughout the year

Rose posted this in Community, Play Streets on 17/06/2022

An estimated 16,000 street communities took the opportunity of the Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend to come together…

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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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Jubilee 2022: A Platinum Opportunity for Street Communities

Alice Ferguson posted this in Community, Play Streets, Street Space on 10/03/2022

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee this year takes place over a 4-day weekend from 2-5 June. For neighbours around…

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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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A Parklet in Hackney, London, with a young woman holding a baby standing and smiling at the camera, and 3 people sitting behind her on benches
From play streets to parklets – new ways to reclaim space for children and communities

Lucy Colbeck posted this in Activism, Community, Street Space on 13/09/2021

Would you and your children like to see one of these on your street? We know we would!…

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