Latest play news (page 9 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.
26 Feb 2016 I London Play
Play and youth services in Southwark look likely to enjoy a marginal reprieve following last minute changes to the council's budget.
24 February 2016
Disabled children are missing out on play opportunities that are vital to their emotional, social and physical development because of 'failings at every level'.
16 Feb 2016 I London Play
Fifteen per cent of London kids do not visit the natural environment - including even the local park - in an average year, according to new figures.
20 Jan 2016 I London Play
Lewisham's five council run adventure playgrounds look set to become part of an employee led mutual following the award of Cabinet Office funding.
21 January 2016 I daynurseries.co.uk
IRELAND: Researchers are studying how more outdoor play could prevent or slow the onset of myopia (short-sightedness).
06 Jan 2016 I Wanstead Guardian
REDBRIDGE: A group in Wanstead has raised nearly two thirds of the £110k needed to replace a local playground.
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