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.
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.
Climate change, activism and street play
Alice Ferguson posted this on 02/05/19
Children and the climate crisis Over the past few weeks and months, thanks largely to Greta Thunberg, Extinction Rebellion and David Attenborough, we have all become starkly aware of the…
From Big Lunch to Playing Out
Daniella posted this on 26/04/19
How it started When his neighbour organised a Big Lunch street party for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee in 2012, Rob Schafer was struck by how much the children enjoyed having…