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.
In September 2017 Hillingdon Council launched a consultation on introducing a temporary play streets policy. Currently there are no streets playing out, but you can encourage this by lobbying your local councillor!
London Play is an organisation that is funded to support play streets in London boroughs. See more details on their website here.
Alternatively please get in touch if you live in this area and want to get involved in starting street play!
playingout posted this on 19/01/21
During the spring lockdown, researchers Alison Stenning and Wendy Russell explored play and playfulness at a street level. Here they share their initial findings. During the spring lockdown in the…
playingout posted this on 05/01/21
It is essential that children can get outside and be active, for their health and wellbeing. Last spring/summer, too many children were trapped indoors due to confusion about the rules….