5th Annual Playwork Awards

And the shortlisted nominations are:



Playwork Writer - Sponsored by the Journal of Playwork Practice

- P3 Writing Team

- Joel Seath

- Wendy Usher

- Theresa Casey



Outstanding Playwork Provision – Sponsored by Imternational Play Association EWNI branch

- Class of their Own

- PEEK – Possibilities For Each and Every Kid

- Louise Kennedy: Woodland Play Centre

- Play Gloucestershire

- Bath Area Play Project

- Sycamore Adventure



Training Provider – Sponsored by CACHE

- University of Gloucestershire: Hilary Smith, Wendy Russell & Stuart Lester (Playwork BA Award)

- Tracey Beasley at CWT

- Marc Armitage

- Wales P3 Delivery



Playwork in other Contexts – Sponsored by Play England

- Aberdeen Play Forum

- Gedling Play Partnerships

- Hackney Play Association

- Play Torbay

- White City Play Project


Paul Bonel Special Mention Memorial Award – Sponsored by SkillsActive

- Laura Watts

- Sam Mackey

- Darren Coco Roberts

- Sue Saunders

- Michael Follett



Playwork Team – Sponsored by Unite the Union

- Young People Matter Charity’s Out of School Team

- EA Positive Play, Vibrant Communities, East Ayreshire Council

- St Mirins Out of School Club

- Islington Play Association Playwork Team

- Surrey County Council, Early Years and Childcare Service’s Playwork Team

- Play Gloucestershire

- Pitsmoor Adventure Playground User Group