The London Borough of Hillingdon have announced their intention to consult on becoming the 46th English Council to support regular temporary closures of residential streets for play.
Ickenham Councillor David Simmonds announced the move at the Full Council meeting on Thursday 7 September.
Councillor Simmonds spoke of the varied benefits of the initiave. He drew parallels with the street parties that were so popular across Ickenham in 2016.
A date for the consultation has not yet been set. More information about ‘playing out’ is available online here: http://playingout.net/