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Info for councils

So, you’re thinking about starting or growing play streets in your local authority – you’re in the right place!

Join the growing movement of local authorities around the UK supporting this low-cost, resident led initiative.

Play streets have high impact for public health, community cohesion, children’s physical activity and mental health, safer streets and more. They can support the active travel agenda by creating safe additional public space.

Wanting to enable play streets in communities facing greater disadvantage? Read more and access our toolkit.

Get support and connect with other councils through forums and other networks.

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