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Latest play news (page 8 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.


Newham: newest play street borough?

by Fiona on April 28, 2016

NEWHAM:  Forest Gate's Tylney Road showed the borough what the future could look like this weekend when children and adults took over the street.

Selling parks to save playgrounds

by Fiona on April 15, 2016

15 April 2016 I Horticulture Week

The council of the London Borough of Bexley has approved plans to sell off four open spaces despite strong opposition from locals.

New life for Weavers Adventure

by Fiona on April 15, 2016

12 April 2016

TOWER HAMLETS: Weavers Adventure Playground is to get a new lease of life thanks to the generosity of a local engineering firm. 

Kartelle triumph at Girl Kart Grand Prix

by Fiona on April 13, 2016

12 April 2016

South east London team Kartelle has triumphed at London’s first ever Girl Kart Grand Prix. 

Toxic air is biggest health threat

by Fiona on March 29, 2016

23 March 2016 I Standard

London parents see toxic air as 'the bigggest health threat to their children'.

UK kids: less time outdoors than prisoners

by Fiona on March 25, 2016

25 March 2016 I The Guardian

Three-quarters of UK children spend less time outside than prison inmates

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