Posts by susannah

Superparken

This blog is very much a version of the what I did on my holidays essay. Only, you will be...

Pale Shelter

In talking about our work, we quite often find ourselves referring to the ‘holy trinity’ of teen provision. This is...

Advertising dreams

You may well have seen the new Virgin Media advertising campaign which features a girl who wants to skateboard In...

Keep talking

Just before Christmas I spent a great afternoon talking to a whole group of teenage girls about what they’d want...

Good things

As pretty much everyone who reads this knows by now, we love data and research here at Make Space for...

on asking questions

on asking questions

Abigail from the Friends of Rowntree Park in York has done another guest blog for us. They’ve been consulting with...

It don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that swing…

It don’t mean a thing if it ain’t got that swing…

The importance of swing provision in making space for girls – a guest blog by Emma Beaumont, Landscape Architect and...

It’s the never right amount of fear

We’ve been thinking a lot about safety and public spaces this week, for obvious reasons. It’s the single most important...

questions, questions, questions

questions, questions, questions

Friends of Rowntree Park in York want to make their spaces work for teenage girls. They’ve already begun work on...

Jammy Dodgers

This is not a sentence that I’d anticipated writing as a middle aged woman, but over the last ten days,...