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Play streets brought some peace to our rat run

Lyndsey Melling posted this in Community, Play Streets, Street Space on 06/07/2023

Why Lyndsey organised a play street after lockdown, benefitting children and adults in her local area… It started…

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A residential street full of children playing
Playing out helps children to make friends across race, culture and backgrounds

Ingrid Skeels posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing, Community on 24/04/2023

This positive feedback comes from a recent community engagement project about playing out close to home. As a…

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four children in the street
The ripple effects of playing out

Jo Chesterman posted this in Activism, Community, Play Streets, Street Space on 22/03/2023

I organised a play street for 4 years between 2014-2018 in St George, Bristol. Our street has only…

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

Rose posted this in Community, Play Streets, Street Space 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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Street party
From Big Lunch to Playing Out

Daniella posted this in Community, Play Streets, Street Space on 26/04/2019

How it started When his neighbour organised a Big Lunch street party for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee in…

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You’re not alone: working together for friendlier streets and children playing out

Daniella Radice posted this in Community, Street Space on 11/03/2019

Feeling daunted by trying to change things for children on your street, or in your local area or…

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