13 Sep, 2018

Playing Out: A Children’s Commissioner’s report on the importance to children of play and physical activity

A succinct but useful report – not much included that we didn’t already know – and the same old recommendations are trotted out, e.g. ‘Government: recognize the importance of play and activity for children’s physical and mental health’ – since when did ‘recognising’ drive effective action? But it highlights the very real concerns children have about their community facilities – and the barriers they face in finding opportunities to be physical that work for them.

See the report