Why building back better means designing communities for women

Emily Hamilton and Tim Webb, Trustees of the National Park City Foundation, reflect on the safety implications on our streets and in our parks, including how we can make the London National Park City welcoming for everyone.  The sickening, frightening circumstances surrounding Sarah Everard’s death has shaken women and men everywhere. Tragically, Sarah is not

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A walk in the woods

At the end of February 2020 I became a mother to a beautiful baby boy. It was truly a magical experience as well as one of the most challenging jobs I had done to date; I was responsible for keeping a little person alive.  I found myself surviving on little sleep as well as riding

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What If.. the outdoor classroom is the ‘new norm’?

Campaigner Cath Prisk, our Schools Network lead, has been considering how schools can make far greater use of nearby outdoor space in response to the Government’s recommendations that schools open in stages: As London’s Primary Heads wrestle with the whether, when and how of reopening their schools, they may need to drastically rethink the school

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Start thinking naturally at school

Could your school do more outdoor learning? For ideas watch this video featuring children and adults of Christ Church Primary School, Brixton and Natural Thinkers … and plenty of mud! Natural Thinkers is a programme that supports teachers and practitioners in connecting children with nature, through practical activities that are inspiring and motivating.

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