Latest play news (page 4 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.
29 March 2017 I University of Washington
Parents who regularly play “Pokémon GO” with their children report a number of side benefits from playing the mobile device-based game.
20 March 2017 I Sustrans
A YouGov poll has shown that only nine percent of children aged 5 to 16 get the recommended hour of activity each day.
08 March 2017 I London Play
On National No Smoking Day, London Play is campaigning for exclusion zones to be established around schools to prevent children from being exposed to a greater public health risk - pollution.
11 Jan 2017 I News Medical
Hard evidence that parents who are concerned about their neighborhoods restrict their children's outdoor play has been published for the first time.
10 January 2016
The latest assessment of children's rights in England has highlighted the threat to children's play opportunities posed by future funding cuts.
17 November 2016
England has been given a 'D minus' for levels of physical activity achieved by children and young people in a new report.
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