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See how the street play movement is growing across the UK

We’re adding a pin for every area where parents, residents, a community organisation or the council (and ideally, all of them together) are starting to change things for children through play streets and related ideas. The movement is growing! See what’s happening near you by entering the name of your local authority (council) in the box below. Tell us if you want to get something started in your area – or if there’s anything to add to our map!

 

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What’s happening in Barnsley?

There has been some street play in Barnsley and the council are working with a couple of local groups to get some street play happening this year.

Please contact Marcia Cunningham if you’re interested, or you can get in touch with us.

Barnsley also have a Street Party policy which may be used to pilot a playing out session in your area.

Here are some tips for how to get your council on board.

 

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