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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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For Car Free Day 2019, Sunday 22nd September, Chichester Car Free Day are hosting an event! Visit their Facebook page, or their website to find out more. There’s also an eventbrite link to register your support and interest!

Residents in Chichester can apply to the council for regular temporary street closures of up to three hours, with a current maximum of 12 closures each year. You can apply through the Council’s temporary road closure application form. 

The democratic services department can help you with any queries.

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