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.
2019: Glasgow has announced that residents can apply to close their streets up to four weekends times a year. Details on when and how to apply are on the Council website here.
2018: Glasgow hosted street play events in June and September.
The City of Glasgow has been hosting play street weekends. If you are interested in helping lobby the council to set up a play street scheme in Glasgow you can contact like-minded people through the Street Play Glasgow Facebook group.
Now that Edinburgh is running a pilot scheme, perhaps Glasgow will too?
Playing Out: Summer Holidays 2019
playingout posted this on 01/08/19
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….
UK Government backs play streets
Alice Ferguson posted this on 23/07/19
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…