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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 Barrow-in-Furness?

There are some residents working with local councillors to organise street play here, you can get in touch with them through this facebook page.

Although the district doesn’t have a street play policy, they do have a process for organising events which could be used to trial a one off street play session. For more information click here.

If you know of anything else happening, or need some help getting things started, please get in contact with us!

Blog posts

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Children’s right to play is a matter of spatial justice

On 8 October we held a webinar with writer and activist George Monbiot to discuss children’s freedom to play out, and the links between safer streets and climate justice. Here,…

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Ideas for pavement play

Need some inspiration for those long days at home in the summer ? Plenty of things require lots of money or a car of course but our suggestions won’t need…

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