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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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What’s happening in Barking and Dagenham?

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.

For more information and guidance you can email:

If you do know of anything else happening in this area, we’d love to hear about it. 

London Play is an organisation that is funded to support play streets in London boroughs. See more details on their website here.

Blog posts

Report: Play Streets Build Community

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Playing Out in winter

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

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