Playing outside – whatever the weather

Ideas for playing outside in all weathers – be prepared for water games and muddy play Read 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 playful Read more

Play indoors

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

Places to play

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

Everyday play adventures

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

Why playing outdoors is important

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