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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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In June 2014 a street in Kentish Town held its first play street, you can read about it in the Kentish Towner and they are now planning regular street play sessions.  If you are in Camden and interested in starting street play where you live, then Kentish Town Playstreets are happy for you to get in touch.  You can find out more about the council’s play street policy here.

The council e-mail address for help and advice is: playstreets@camden.gov.uk.

 

 

 

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