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Warming hearts (and hands!): playing out in a covid winter

Ingrid Skeels posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing, Community on 10/12/2020

Simple and cost free tips and ideas for playing outdoors with the kids this midwinter. Whatever the restrictions…

Playing cricket in the road
Are Low Traffic Neighbourhoods the next big step for children’s freedom?

Lucy Colbeck posted this in Community, Play Streets, Street Space on 27/11/2020

We consider the pros and cons of LTNs – and how play streets might help pave the way….

Children still need to play out in Lockdown

Alice posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing on 06/11/2020

So here we go again, lockdown #2 in England, joining Wales and NI and possibly soon to be…

Child holding Halloween pumpkin
Halloween and how to keep the spirit safely

Ingrid Skeels posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing, Community, Street Space on 21/10/2020

The nights are drawing in, it’s getting colder and the trees are ablaze with colour. As every child…

girl chalking
Children’s right to play is a matter of spatial justice

Wendy Russell posted this in Activism, Community, Street Space on 14/10/2020

On 8 October we held a webinar with writer and activist George Monbiot to discuss children’s freedom to…

Ideas for pavement play

Ingrid posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing, Street Space on 31/07/2020

Need some inspiration for those long days at home in the summer ? Plenty of things require lots…

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