I was in The Tufty Club and had this badge. I also went to The Tufty Club Playgroup. Tufty taught us to cross the road safely - 'Look right, look left, look right again and if all's clear march straight across.'
When playtime wasn't ruled by 'elf and safety: Photos show how children had fun before the industry took over
The swing's the thing: Fifteen children enjoy a ride in London's Bloomsbury. These delightful images were all captured in the days before the health and safety industry took root, in an age when childhood disease or war represented more pressing threats to a child’s prospects than a game of conkers.