The advantages of wooden playground equipment

Monday, 30th September 2019 8:00 am
‘Natural’ and ‘outdoor feeling’ are words that come to mind when thinking about wooden playground equipment. Within our industry, we get asked many questions regarding timber products. Some of our most frequently asked questions include ‘Is timber vandal proof?’, ‘Does using timber have any implications on the environment?’, ‘do you provide wooden playground equipment for […] Read more

Playground Inspiration For Schools And Nurseries

Thursday, 12th September 2019 11:32 am
There’s nothing quite like the hustle and bustle of a new school year! Previously children tended to rely on hopscotches, skipping ropes and ball games to break away from the classroom. Playground equipment in schools is no longer restricted to playtime. Playground equipment forms an integral part of the school day and incorporating it into the […] Read more

Playdale welcomes two new members to its UK Sales Team

Tuesday, 10th September 2019 10:30 am
We’re delighted to welcome two new Area Managers to our UK Sales Team! Jonathan Dunn is looking forward to being out on the road across the North East of England as well as North, East and West Yorkshire. Adam Armstrong is going to be covering the following counties: Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Greater London, Oxfordshire and […] Read more

Top tips for inspecting your playground equipment

Tuesday, 3rd September 2019 3:35 pm
New research by the Association of Play Industries Play Must Stay campaign has revealed that 35% of parents have experienced closure or neglect of their local playground. The provision of safe, accessible and stimulating community playgrounds is not a luxury and for so many children, they are essential to their current and future health. Therefore, […] Read more

How Does School Playground Equipment Help Children To Learn?

Monday, 2nd September 2019 4:25 pm
‘All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy’ reminds us that taking a break from work helps us to do better. Children need to take a break their books and play on the school playground equipment. Fun at playtime is as important as knowing how to do long division or use adverbial clauses. It’s a […] Read more

Theming inspiration for your playground!

Tuesday, 24th September 2019 10:05 am
Themed playgrounds can be both fun and exciting for children and adults! From traditional country parks to cutting-edge cityscapes, we recognise that design aesthetics must enhance the environment in which we live. Creating a themed focal point in a playground can spark imaginations and draw people together. Whether it’s exploring a desert island or climbing […] Read more