United Kingdom



New report highlights wider benefit of play

To coincide with Playday – the national day for play – new research highlights for the first time the measurable difference play makes, not just to children but also to families and communities.Commissioned by the Children's Play Policy Forum the... Read More

Unwelcoming communities stop children playing out

Intolerant attitudes and a lack of dedicated community spaces are preventing children from playing out where they live, survey results released for Playday 2013 have revealed. The survey, commissioned by Play England, Play Wales, Play Scotland and... Read More

Play is a child's basic right

Outdoor play is an essential part of children's lives; creating environments and scenarios through which learning, basic key skills and development are facilitated which will play a huge role in helping them throughout life.From analysing risk and... Read More