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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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Residents in Bath and North East Somerset can apply for up to 12 temporary playing out road closures a year, full details are on the council website.

In June 2017 the second street ever in Bath held its first session, you can read about it here.

The Bath and North East Somerset Facebook group is here.

Eva Spain is a resident supporting street play in Bath, please get in touch with her if you’d like to play out.

Blog posts

Playing Out: Summer Holidays 2019

Sun’s out (is it still?!), children are off school… and we’re here to remind you that good summer holiday experiences don’t have to cost you money or involve a car….

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UK Government backs play streets

Good news from the Playing Out movement! Here’s how we won this endorsement and what it means. Resident-led play streets Ten years ago, frustrated by their children’s lack of freedom…

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