Matt’s magnificent marathon

Tuesday, 26th April 2016 4:30 pm
At 5.45am on the morning on Sunday 24th April Matt McGinley’s eyes sprung wide open. The day of the London Marathon had arrived. But Matt wasn’t awake early through nerves; his role at Playdale along with being the father to two small children means that he’s up with the lark every day so his body […] Read more

Hitting the right notes with musical playground equipment

Wednesday, 20th April 2016 3:52 pm
Creativity can often look and sound a little bit like chaos to the observer but to the creator they are painting the most beautiful picture or composing the most bewitching piece of music you will ever hear.  Music lessons are renowned for being a conflict between achieving learning objectives and keeping a sensible sound level […] Read more

Tools of the trade

Friday, 15th April 2016 7:02 pm
Time spent by a Managing Director working alongside their staff and experiencing their typical day’s work is time very well spent. A study* found that employees who spent six hours with their leaders became 29% more inspired about their work, 30% more engaged, 16% more innovative and 15% more intrinsically motivated (finding something interesting in […] Read more

Playdale Playgrounds In Your Local Area

Friday, 8th April 2016 4:47 pm
We are often asked, “Do you have any playgrounds in my area?”. As we’ve installed over 19,000 play areas around the world, you definitely won’t need to travel far to enjoy one near you! To help you locate your local Playdale playgrounds we have produced a reference map. This short film explains how it works. This […] Read more