What lockdown has taught us about public playgrounds

Mark Hardy explores why public playgrounds are so crucial in helping children recover from the effects of months of lockdown

Investment needed in public outdoor play provision

Mark Hardy, chair of the API, explores the effect the decline in public playgrounds is having on children

The provision of high-quality public play facilities has a vital role in fighting certain societal issues, such as obesity and inactivity amongst young people, writes Michael Hoenigmann, chair of the Association for Play Industries