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  Kids not playing out enough
Updated 03 August 2003, 14.15
Children playing in a park
If you're stuck inside when you'd much rather be running around outside in the sun, you're not alone.

Two organisations say kids are being made to come inside and play quiet games too much.

The Children's Society and The Children's Play Council say adults are stopping you running round outside making a noise.

'No ball games'

Children playing football
Kids need to get out more
And those 'No ball games' signs in parks and streets aren't helping either, they reckon.

Kids are often told off by adults for riding their bikes in the street or being a bit loud.

They say all that staying inside makes you lazy and even stops you understanding how to share or play with your mates.

They want adults to be more tolerant and let children be free to play out more, as long as they're not upsetting the neighbours, of course.

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