The north-eastern Scottish county of Aberdeenshire will open its first fully outdoor nursery in April next year, reports BBC News. A fully outdoor nursery, believed to be the first in the Scottish county of Aberdeenshire, is due to open in April 2017 after a successful two-year pilot. Mucky Boots Nature Kindergarten will be based at Kirkton of Maryculter woods. It will...Read more
|Comment|author: Adrian Voce

Subjectifying the child friendly city

In his keynote address to Child in the City 2016, in Ghent, social work lecturer and urbanist Sven De Visscher asked the most fundamental question of all for this movement: what is it that makes a city...Read more
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Scottish children ‘play on pedals’

Play on Pedals, a national partnership project in Scotland that aimed to give every preschool child in Glasgow, the country’s largest city, the opportunity to learn to ride a bike before starting school, has published its...Read more
|Comment|author: Adrian Voce

TED Talks feature play as a theme

The high profile lecture series, TED Talks has compiled a ‘playlist’ of its talks that feature different aspects of play. The talks featured on the TED website cover research into the play of adults, humans and different...Read more
|Comment|author: Adrian Voce