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...

A little more conversation?

OK, so Elvis sang “A little less conversation, a little more action please.” And action is critical. But if we...

Keep talking

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

Finding the way with an empathy map

If we are going to get parks right for girls we have to understand the barriers they currently face and...

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...

Love me tender…

In our work, we quite often find ourselves talking about Multi Use games Areas (MUGAs), the fenced pitches that are...