Latest play news (page 26 of 27)
Here's the lowdown on what's happening right now with play in London... along with news from beyond the M25 that might affect how, where and how often children play within its confines. If you want news relating to London Play, choose from the menu on the left.
10 January 2014
In a victory for any child that has ever, or will ever, play noisily in the street, an attempt by Home Office ministers to expand the definition of antisocial behaviour to include anything which causes 'nuisance or annoyance' has been defeated in the House of Lords.
08 Jan 2014 I Children & Young People Now
Nearly a third of local authorities in England have closed play facilities as a result of spending on play services over the past three years being slashed by 39 per cent, an investigation by CYP Now has revealed.
05 January 2014
Haringey has rounded off a top year for play streets in the capital by becoming the latest borough to roll out a scheme.
16 Dec 2014 I Islington Gazette
Canning Road in Highbury was shut down on Sunday December 8 for one of the borough’s first “Pop Out and Play” days put on in the local community.
04 Nov 2013 I London Play
Hackney confirmed its status as one of London’s top boroughs for play on Friday...
16 October 2013
Although four in five children in the UK are not adequately connected to nature, London's children in fact have a stronger connection than those in Wales.
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