About Lady Allen of Hurtwood

Who was Lady Allen?
Lady Allen of Hurtwood is remembered for her work for children’s rights, much of which is now incorporated into world-wide  legislation

Her outstanding achievements
The Curtiss Report , the Children’s Act 1948, work for UNICEF , planning for children’s play in urban areas and the introduction of adventure playgrounds to the United Kingdom.

The Trust was established in her memory.

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