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Alison Stenning #2metres #givespace
Geographer - Professor - Allotmenteer - Mum - - ForestSchool - 2019/20 Leverhulme Research Fellowship
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Playing Out 6h
This dad took street play to the next level - literally! 😍
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Ludicology 7h
This year's National Play Day theme is Everyday Freedoms Everyday Adventures. To celebrate we are publishing three now posts to help give people the confidence to take a risk on play. Check them out, they're live in the study now.
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Alison Stenning #2metres #givespace 4h
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RunSome Aug 1
The new campaign to inspire more of us to everyday journeys. To the shops. To see friends. Home from work. Sign-up ahead of September launch. Join a growing coalition who run + running tribes & brands incl. & . Make
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Women of Colour Cycling Group UK 15h
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Alison Stenning #2metres #givespace 7h
I’m afraid I have no idea who Jadon Sancho is but I love his boots - how many top footballers honed their skills on their streets and in their neighbourhoods
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Replying to @EmmaMBearman
I’m playing fetch with my cat!
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Emma Bearman 8h
Exactly. ‘If pubs can be reopened so can playgrounds’ take note. The government guidelines have left many local authorities in a position of navigating the risk. And in some cases turning blind eyes so parents take the risk.
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sussedandable 13h
An important article about children’s need for street space for play and connection. Thankyou ⁦⁩ and ⁦⁩ Some good initiatives in ⁦⁩ but lots more to do.
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Ludicology 10h
A cracking argument for paying attention to children, the way they move and their right to play, as well as the conditions that support their playful disposition.
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Alison Stenning #2metres #givespace 8h
Today it’s , focusing on Everyday Adventures and Everyday Freedoms, and is calling for children’s spaces for outdoor play to be protected as this pandemic continues, we echo these calls here:
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Alison Stenning #2metres #givespace 9h
As part of the call to ensure children are put first in any future lockdown, this commitment to play is critical - not only protecting spaces for outdoor play but also clarifying the right to play (though for much more than exercise).
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PlayMeetStreet North Tyneside 9h
Today is . This year’s theme is “giving children and teenagers the freedom to play and have everyday adventures”. This year more than ever, we need to value spaces for play and adventure, at home, on our streets and in our neighbourhoods Play!
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Alison Stenning #2metres #givespace 17h
Replying to @DrEllieJupp @_ISRF
Fabulous news, Ellie, congratulations! And looks like a wonderful project. Look forward to hearing more about it.
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London Play 22h
"As governments and municipalities work to rethink street design to support the health of communities in the context of this pandemic, they must fully and vocally consider streets not just as corridors for active travel, but also as sites of dwelling, playing and connection."👍
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antigrav_kids 24h
Kids have a need & a right to play, and we should be taking about it! Awesome freely available article from and Beyond active travel: children, play and community on streets during and after the coronavirus lockdown
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Wendy Russell Aug 4
New open access article with on children & streets during lockdown argues streets need to be reconfigured not only as places for active travel but also for dwelling.
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Ruth Patrick Aug 4
'There is a jarring contrast between underpinning rhetoric – the appeal to do the right thing by spending money – and the reality for families in poverty who struggle to afford the essentials.'
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Alison Stenning #2metres #givespace Aug 4
I grew up around Stevenage and loved seeing these cycleways when we visited, but actually as a child cycled, safely and routinely, on the surprisingly low-traffic country lanes between Stevenage and Hertford
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RGS-IBG Higher Ed Jul 30
“Revisiting geographies of social reproduction should be a priority for the geographical discipline” - recent Area paper as part of 'Classics Revisited: How the Other Half Lives', now in & Early View
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