In the media

Below is mostly print media, but if you want to see some of our presentations and seminars they are all on our Youtube Channel. Along with us chatting to Caroline Criado-Perez.

June 2022

We appeared on Caroline Criado Perez’s podcast which asked the question, Are Playgrounds Sexist?

Our campaign about skate parks was also featured on BBC Radio and on their website, as well as appearing in the landscaping and council trade press.

May 2022

Imogen wrote and article for Town and Country Planning Magazine about spaces for teenage girls

The Q&A on the Public Sector Equality Duty produced by Weightmans in collaboration with Make Space for Girls was featured in Local Government Lawyer.

And our Commonplace consultation with teenage girls in Bradford was featured on local radio and in the Telegraph and Argus.

February 2022

We were asked to contribute to a special issue of Landscape magazine on inclusivity, talking about our work but also highlighting the importance of the Public Sector Equality Duty.

November 2021

Imogen was in The Clerk magazine, explaining why councils have a legal duty to create spaces which are welcoming for teenage girls.

14 October 2021

An interview with us in the RIBA Journal about our work to date.

20 September 2021

A really thorough article on our work in the i newspaper by David Goode, with a particular emphasis on why safety is so crucial for getting girls into parks.

12 September 2021

We had a great deal of fun being part of the Standard Issue podcast, talking about our work and the importance of play and how to be cross while looking enthusiastic.

23 July 2021

Our work was featured in the Times Educational Supplement as part of Grainne Hallahan’s wider look at the importance of play and playgrounds in schools. Behind a paywall, so you will have to befriend a teacher to read it.

8 July 2021

Imogen was a guest on the Urbanist Podcast, talking about how to make cities which work for girls and women.

28 May 2021

Alexandra Lange featured our work in a wider piece about teenage girls and public spaces for Bloomberg CityLab.

21 May 2021

Susannah was on Channel 5 News talking about the campaign and why spaces for teenage girls are so important. Full piece is on their Twitter feed.

18th May 2021

Imogen and Susannah were guests of Christine Murray on The Developer Podcast. There’s an article here with link to the podcast itself.