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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New Family Kitchen Sessions

Family Kitchen is a free six-week programme that supports families to learn how to cook. Each session is 90 minutes and includes practical cooking skills and a chance for families...
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Kitchen Social at Timbuktu and Lumpy Hill

Timbuktu Adventure Playground and Lumpy Hill Adventure Playground will be running free, healthy cooking sessions and providing free lunches to children this Wednesday 14th and Friday 16th February, 11.00am-2.00pm. No booking...
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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

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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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35% increase in the number of children attending our sites in 2016 Source: Annual Report 2016

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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