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Leeds City Council

Leeds have had a play streets scheme since 2014 and have had over 60 streets playing out in that time. Take a look at Leeds City Council play streets page.

In Highways there are few things we can do to improve children’s lives, but this is a massive one. Allowing children to play safely in the street is something I remember doing as a child and it’s great that the next generation are able to have that benefit as well…

…play streets is working for Leeds and it costs next to nothing.

Gary Pritchard, Senior Engineer at Leeds City Council 

Listen to Gary Pritchard, Senior Engineer for Leeds City Council who has been part of the team from the start, talking about how it started, how it works and the huge benefits to Leeds residents.

Interview with Senior Engineer Gary Pritchard

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