Case Studies

Gressenhalls amazing adventure playground in the heart of Norfolk countryside

Tuesday, 20th April 2021 1:06 pm
Client: Norfolk County Council – Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse Museum of Norfolk Life – Recreated workhouse, museum of life on the land and rare breeds farm. Location: The heart of Norfolk countryside ‘The Playdale team worked closely with us to develop a vibrant theme for our new adventure playground at Gressenhall Farm and Workhouse, which […] Read more

Fairhaven Lakes fantastic new play area on the stunning Fylde Coast

Wednesday, 23rd September 2020 9:22 am
Playdale Playgrounds was absolutely thrilled to win the tender to design, build and install the new Adventure Playground at Fairhaven Lake on the Fylde Coast. The new play area installation is part of a wider Fairhaven National Lottery Heritage Fund Redevelopment project. It was match funded from a successful Lancashire Environmental Fund submitted by the […] Read more

Transformation: from disused land to a wonderful woodland park!

Wednesday, 4th March 2020 3:10 pm
Client: Pantside Association of Residents and Tenants (PART) Location: Pantside, Caerphilly, South Wales Pantside is a small residential area set in the rolling hills of Newbridge in Caerphilly, Wales. This play project came to fruition due to the lack of outdoor play facilities in the village. In October 2018 Pantside Association of Residents and Tenants […] Read more

Remembering the Romans at Caersws Play Area

Monday, 4th November 2019 11:56 am
Client: Caersws Recreation Association Location: Caersws,Powys, Wales Caersws is a village and community on the River Severn in Powys, Wales and is the location of two historic Romans forts. The Recreation Association was formed to look after the Recreation Ground and Playing Fields, which was left to the Community of Caersws to benefit the residents […] Read more

Marvellous play area makeover for Made-Well

Friday, 20th September 2019 4:00 pm
“It was a joy working with Will Harrison to provide an inclusive play area here at Made-Well. We found Playdale to be an experienced company that supplies quality equipment” Laura Feaver Made-Well CIC The non-profit organisation Made-Well Community Interest Company are thrilled with their new playground at West Fishleigh Farm, Okehampton, Devon. Made-Well provides ‘a […] Read more

Pembrokeshire holiday cottages have a playful new attraction!

Wednesday, 28th August 2019 10:30 am
Clydey Cottages is a family holiday resort in the North Pembrokeshire countryside in Wales. It’s made up of a cluster of holiday cottages, services and facilities that include a swimming pool, spa, playroom, woodlands, smallholding and children’s club. They now also have a fantastic new outdoor play area with exciting, safe and challenging equipment for […] Read more

A trip down memory lane at Hardy’s Animal Farm!

Wednesday, 26th June 2019 11:42 am
Hardy’s Animal Farm visitor attraction near Skegness, Lincolnshire has recently installed an Everest Mountain Tower Plus…29 years after we designed and installed their original adventure playground! Now that’s what we call a loyal customer. We are very pleased to report that the original timber equipment is still going strong almost three decades later! It’s fantastic […] Read more

Active playtimes ahead for St Mary’s Early Years

Wednesday, 19th June 2019 11:04 am
One of the ways to effectively utilise your PE & Sport Premium funding is to install outdoor play equipment that will encourage pupils to be more physically active every single playtime. The Government recommends embedding physical activity into the school day by having active playgrounds. Playdale has many equipment ranges (including Adventure Trail, On The […] Read more

Pontyberem Park’s playground is out of this world

Thursday, 6th June 2019 2:44 pm
Pontyberem is a former mining village located near Llanelli in Carmarthenshire, Wales. Pontyberem’s Community Council is a dynamic group of volunteers who have recently completely transformed what was the tired village park’s playground play area in need of much repair, into an awesome, exciting fun-packed hub for everyone at the heart of the community. Over […] Read more

A challenging installation with a great end result!

Thursday, 28th March 2019 10:02 am
  We were delighted to be awarded the tender to install the Quayside Recreation Ground’s new play area. This project was made possible thanks to investment from Adur & Worthing DC’s funding programme and following an in-depth consultation with the local community. We worked closely with the council to ensure the design and specifications were […] Read more

Playing, excitement and fun galore at Ganton School

Wednesday, 20th March 2019 12:12 pm
 “Playdale’s Area Manager Becky Warren listened to the features we wanted to put into the playground and came up with a design which included everything, she was on call and responded quickly to any concerns or queries. The overall product is perfectly designed for the needs of our children.” Fiona Taylor, EYFS Teacher, Ganton School. […] Read more