Annual Report 2009-10

The Play England Annual Report provides details of our achievements during 2009-10, in what has been called, a rollercoaster year for the Play Sector.

Play England’s response to the DEFRA consultation

On 26 July 2010, the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs published a discussion paper: An invitation to shape the Nature of England, as part of its consultation for ‘protecting the environment and enhancing biodiversity’.

Play England’s response to Big Lottery Fund consultation

The Conservative Party general election manifesto made a commitment to ‘return the Lottery to its original purpose’ and to ‘put an end to any further government interference and ensure a greater share of Lottery funding goes to the arts, sport and heritage’.