Playing out in four simple steps
If you want to change things, your own street or estate is a good place to start. Regular ‘playing out’ sessions give children the chance to play freely and bring communities together. Here’s what Bristol residents have to say about it:
And here’s how to do it
Below are the ‘four simple steps’ you can follow to make this happen where you live. Each step links to a short film. If you have more time, the Playing Out Manual takes you through the whole process in detail. Please contact us with any questions and/or join the national Playing Out network for support. Good luck and let us know how you get on!!
If you don’t feel able or ready to take on such a big task, there are plenty of other ways you can support children’s freedom to play out.