Meynell is one of the directors of the
Meynell Games Group of social enterprises that exist “to create better
opportunities for children’s play”.
Meynell has been working with children
and young people since 1970 and has been fortunate enough to have experienced
working in most kinds of settings and with groups of children in a host of
countries across three continents.
Meynell is still a current playworker
undertaking occasional sessions at breakfast, after school and holiday clubs as
well as turning up to support play in parks and play spaces around the country.
Meynell is committed to improving the
quality of all that we do in the sector and won’t ever stop talking! Whether
that is as a key speaker at a Conference or event or in workshops or over a
Some people find him a little ‘brusque’
or ‘argumentative’ but you can be assured that whatever his manner or approach
his passion about children’s play will shine through.
Meynell’s other passion is whisky and he
can often be found with a magnificent example from his extensive cellar!
Find me! I am wandering around either barefoot or in my sheepskin slippers!