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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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What’s happening in Westminster?

Several streets have played out in Westminster, most recently as part of World Car Free day 2019, and the council are ambitious to improve things for children in this area, through their Active Streets programme.

The council are working on putting a policy in place at the moment and will update as soon as we hear. In the meantime you can contact them on 020 7641 2012 or active@westminster.gov.uk

If you want to start a play street in Westminster and you need some help or get stuck, do contact us!

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News from the Playing Out movement December 2018

Playing Out is a national parent and resident-led movement restoring children’s freedom to play out in the streets and spaces where they live, for their health, happiness and sense of…

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