Policy roadshow announced to build a new manifesto for play

The Playwork Foundation and Play England have announced a series of joint events over the coming months, to consult the play and playwork fields in England on a new ‘manifesto for play’ ahead of the next general election.

Forums will take place across the country to:
• consult with the play sector and develop key policy asks to form a manifesto for play
• coordinate campaigning for better play provision
• share latest thinking and developments in play provision

Policy areas to be developed include:

• Design and environment
• Staffed play provision
• Qualifications and training
• Schools

Monday 4 June

Hosted by Bristol City Council and Bristol Play Network
Venue: Bristol Town Hall, College Green, Bristol BS1 5TR

More information about the Bristol event, including how to register, here

Thursday 12 July

Hosted by Shiremoor Adventure Playground
Shiremoor Adventure Playground , Brenkley Ave, Shiremoor, Newcastle upon Tyne NE27 0PR

Wednesday 5 September

Hosted by Sycamore Adventure Playground
Sycamore Adventure Playground , Sycamore Green, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1 3QE

Thursday 4 October

Hosted by Hackney Play Association, London
Homerton Adventure Playground, Wardle Street, London E9 6BX

More information and booking details for these events will be published soon






3 thoughts on “Policy roadshow announced to build a new manifesto for play

  1. benjikaren says:

    A very successful day at Shiremoor yesterday – thank you so much for hosting. And thank you to the children who showed us around and helped with the event. Some great discussions and a wonderful sense of community and playwork

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