London gets its first ‘play quarter’ – NewStart

Roads closed to allow kids – and adults – to frolic

Source: London gets its first ‘play quarter’ – NewStart

community was born: children discovered other children on their own street, building links which often developed into fully fledged friendships with follow up house-to-house visits.

Adults too discovered neighbours who became true neighbours, colleagues and friends. A street came to life and even if all too briefly closed the friendship bonds endured and built the streets’ social capital.

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