Tag Archives: outdoor play

Do you want to run a community play event?

Waltham Forest Council has provided funds so that Wood Street First can support local ‘free community play events’.  If your street, club, group or project would like to organise a free community play event contact us  for more information.

Wood Street First will bring along all the play and event equipment you need.

Street play poster


Charity offers help to make local streets be more playful and neighbourly

The children’s charity London Play is supporting residents in Waltham Forest to turn their street into a play street. Play streets provide residents with the opportunity to temporarily close off their street to through traffic so that children can get out and play, and adults can have a chat and get to know each other better. Sessions normally take place after school or at weekends and last for a couple of hours.

Children playing in Brooke Rd

Continue reading