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See how the street play movement is growing across the UK.

Find out what’s happening where you live and if there are streets already playing out. We know that there are many active streets not listed here so please let us know of anything you are doing so we can add it to the map. You can also check our Local Authority Directory to see if your council has a street play policy yet.

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Barking and Dagenham Council do not have a street play policy in place but The Every One Every Day Initiative – a charity established for the benefit of the people living and working in Barking and Dagenham – can help you to start playing out in your street. There are a couple of street play events planned this year as part of Barking and Dagenham’s involvement in Participatory City.

Blog posts

School Streets – The movement for children’s freedom grows

Over the past few months, one aspect of the street play movement has grown in popularity: school streets and school play streets. This interest has been fuelled by increasing concerns…

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

Feeling daunted by trying to change things for children on your street, or in your local area or city? You don’t have to do this alone. There’s often local support…

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