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 in the news (page 4 of 9)

We like to have the odd rant on the radio to get the message out to the masses - and anyone influential who might be listening - about how important play is. Sometimes we even get in the papers or go on TV! See and hear what we've had to say lately in the public arena here.


Thrills and spills for capital's kids

by Fiona on August 18, 2015

17 August 2015 I East End Life

Teams of budding racing drivers, automotive engineers and builders competed against one another to build go-karts and race them at Mudchute Farm on the Isle of Dogs. 

Children put extra 'go' into go-kart

by Fiona on August 13, 2015

13 August 2015 I The Wharf

Beaming smiles shone from behind the wheels of wooden cars as London Play hosted Go Kart Build and Race with motorsport legend John Surtees.

Racing legend John Surtees to help kids

by Fiona on July 31, 2015

31 July 2015 I The Wharf

The Henry Surtees Foundation will sponsor the event organised by London Play which will see children and companies from Canary Wharf create vehicles to race.

Play streets unlimited in Hammersmith

by Fiona on June 30, 2015

30 June I LBHF

HAMMERSMITH AND FULHAM: The sound of children’s laughter will return to a Shepherds’ Bush street which is pioneering a project to promote safe play.

Campaigners vow to mobilise against play cuts

by Fiona on May 26, 2015

26 May 2015 I CYP Now magazine

A campaign group has launched to prevent further cuts to youth centres and adventure playgrounds across the capital.

What stops children playing in the streets?

by Fiona on April 01, 2015

01 April 2015 I Ch 4 News

Ukip leader Nigel Farage says he wants to return to a time when children played football in the streets. But what is stopping them playing there now?

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