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Researching playfulness on residential streets during lockdown

No First Name Set posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing, Play Streets on 19/01/2021

During the spring lockdown, researchers Alison Stenning and Wendy Russell explored play and playfulness at a street level….

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

No First Name Set 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….

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Playing Out in winter

No First Name Set posted this in Community, Play Streets on 10/01/2020

“I love Marie’s street. It’s so wide and they even have a speed bump!” – happy child after…

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Climate change, activism and street play

Alice posted this in Activism, Play Streets on 19/09/2019

Children and the climate crisis Over the past year, thanks largely to Greta Thunberg, Extinction Rebellion and David…

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Street Play: A Great Way to Get Children Physically Active

Daniella posted this in Children's play, health and wellbeing, Play Streets on 23/09/2017

One of the biggest public health challenges at the moment is tackling the obesity epidemic. Although messages about…

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