Playing outside – whatever the weather

Ideas for playing outside in all weathers – be prepared for water games and muddy playRead more

How to encourage play in schools and childcare

Ideas for how to identify playful schools and childcare and how to encourage them to be more playfulRead more

Play indoors

Children need to play at home – information about dealing with mess and noiseRead more

How to stop traffic getting in the way of play

Traffic stops children from playing outdoors – advice on how to prevent cars from getting in the way of children’s playRead more

Places to play

Children will play wherever they can – at home, in the garden, playgrounds, play areas, in school, open spaces and natural spacesRead more

Everyday play adventures

Free and cheap ideas for making play a part of everyday life at home and in your communityRead more

Why playing outdoors is important

Why is playing outside important? Outdoor play helps children mental and physical developmentRead more