We want to give them more chances to play outside their homes



We campaign to prevent the loss of playable space


We promote quality and choice in play provision


Play is a fun way to be active

We work to increase opportunities for children to play


London Play press releases (page 5 of 5)

If you wanna know what's going on at London Play right now - you're in the right place. Press releases, statements and announcements from us will show up here.


Festive fun in Grandma's Footsteps

by Fiona on December 13, 2013


13 Dec 2013 I London Play

As families prepare to come together to celebrate, eat, drink, reminisce and play together over the festive season, London Play has released an online resource that could pave the way for richer, more playful interactions between the generations.

Dracula's cousin arrives for Halloween

by Fiona on October 17, 2013

19 Oct 2013 I London Play

Somewhat less bloodthirsty than Dracula, a more unassuming bat has taken up residence in Tottenham.

Health backing for play streets

by Fiona on August 16, 2013

16 Aug 2013 I London Play

LONDON: More children will soon be playing out in the streets where they live in London and across England thanks to a funding boost from the Department of Health. 

Council backs down over charging plan

by administrator on August 03, 2013

02 Aug 2013 I London Play

BARNET: London Play has been instrumental in getting a London council to back down over its plans to charge a school to hold PE classes in its local park. 

London kids say 'goodbye mother'

by Fiona on June 23, 2013

25 Jun 2013 I London Play

LONDON: Children in Tower Hamlets and across London have put aside their computer games and discovered first-hand the simple fun that their grandparents made for themselves, in a ground breaking project which has bridged the generational divide. 

It's G-G-G-Go at Go Kart Grand Prix

by Fiona on June 18, 2013

17 Jun 2013 I London Play

With chances looking slim for a home victory in the British Grand Prix later this month, thrill seekers this weekend instead turned their attentions to Mudchute Farm. The All London Go Kart Grand Prix 2013 saw 12 teams of children, young people and adult hangers-on from adventure playgrounds and community groups across London racing first against the clock to build a Go Kart from scratch, and then against each other.

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