About us

We incubate, develop & design playful participatory experiences, projects & processes. Always putting people and play at the heart of public engagement & place

“Playful Leeds provides well organised and imaginative opportunities that are inspiring and help people of all ages fulfil their potential through play and interaction”. Tom Riordan, Chief Executive Officer,  Leeds City Council

“Playful Leeds bring imagination and the art of the impossible to every project or challenge. They push their clients to dream big whilst remembering the small details that make the difference, and the results are always magical, unique and leave a big impact”. Leanne Buchan, Senior Officer for Culture and Sport – Leeds City Council

The core team are Emma Bearman and Marie Millward and we work with teams of artists, creative technologists, play makers, and other key partners to deliver high quality public engagement and participatory experiences, projects and products.

Playful Anywhere Ltd is a not for profit community interest company 08915269 registered in 2014. We set up to deliver projects in 2012.