About Islington Play Association

Islington Play Association has been fighting for children’s rights for well over 40 years. We work closely with parents, carers and community members to ensure that the best possible environment is created for children and young people.

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Fundraise for us!

Would you like to fundraise for us? Become a fundraising champion and help us raise valuable funds to provide free, high quality play opportunities for the children of Islington. It’s really...
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Paradise Park Children's Centre

Our beautiful centre hosts a nursery with excellent outside play facilities and a myriad of family support and health services.

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Paradise Park Children's Centre

Our Spaces to Play

N19 4EJ

Timbuktu Adventure Playground

Timbuktu is an extremely adventurous and exciting playground with a ‘death slide’, border swing and other structures. The staff here love creating water rockets and slides with children and the...
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58% of Islington’s population live in social housing – 68% of these children attend adventure playgrounds

Why Play matters

Play is what happens when children are given the space to be themselves and explore their world, learning about what works and what doesn’t, in pursuit of their own intrinsic aims.

Why Play matters

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