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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 East Sussex?

There is not yet a county wide play street policy but if you live in Lewes you can apply to play out through the district council – see more here. Or in Eastbourne you can have a one-off session using their street party policy – more details here.  If you live elsewhere in the county and are keen to start playing out see here for tips on how to get your council on board.  If you need further help or know of anything else happening in the area, please contact us.

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