Contact us
Cym | Eng


Play in the media





Explore Play Wales

Here is a summary of the latest play related articles, blogs, podcasts and magazines to be published online.

The play policy agenda in Wales: keeping up momentum
Guest blog article by Play Wales, Children in Wales

This guest blog article focuses on continuing the momentum of implementing the play policy agenda in Wales.

Read article

New garden and play space inspired and created by young people opens at Wrexham Maelor Hospital
Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board News

This article reports on the new play-focused outdoor space at Wrexham Child Health Centre. The space was previously featured as an example of a playful community in issue 62 of Play for Wales.

Read article

Issue 88, Spring 2024 – Centering Children’s Rights in a Time of Change
Children in Wales Magazine

This edition of Children in Wales’s quarterly magazine includes articles by Cafcass Cymru, Clybiau Plant Cymru Kids’ Clubs and the Children’s Commissioner for Wales.

Read magazine

Blue plaque honours adventure playgrounds pioneer
Victoria Cook, BBC News

This article reports on the unveiling of a blue plaque honouring the pioneering landscape architect and child welfare campaigner, Lady Allen of Hurtwood.

Read article 

Popular ‘toy library’ put back in place at Llandudno’s West Shore
Matthew Chandler, North Wales Pioneer

Read article

Many parents think it’s hard or boring to play with their children, a new survey has found
Freya Lucas, The Sector

Read article

The Play Well Podscast, Episode 32: Toybank India
Play Scotland

Listen to podcast

The lived experiences of play and the perspectives of disabled children and their parents surrounding brain-computer interfaces
Carina Siu, Manar Aoude, John Andersen and Kim D. Adams, Disability and Rehabilitation: Assistive Technology

Read article

How Play Supports Pediatric Patients’ Mental and Behavioral Health
The Toy Association

Read article

Playful healing: How play therapy can help children and teenagers cope with trauma
Genevieve Chan, The Straits Times

Read article

Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
Post Type Selectors