General Posts

Playdale looks forward to another year of charity fundraising!

Friday, 19th January 2018 4:35 pm
One of the two main focal points of our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) work is ‘Demonstrating Support For Our Community’. Playdale is committed to providing volunteer support to the local community. Throughout 2017 we supported three chosen local causes and initiatives through voluntary efforts of staff. At the end of 2016 Playdale staff members nominated […] Read more

Top Safety Accreditation for Playdale!

Thursday, 11th January 2018 3:38 pm
We are very pleased to announce that we have been awarded accreditation from Alcumus SafeContractor for achieving ‘excellence in health and safety in the workplace’. Alcumus SafeContractor is a leading third-party accreditation scheme which recognises extremely rigorous standards in health and safety management amongst contractors. It is used by thousands of organisations in the UK including SMEs and […] Read more

Playdale Playgrounds’ 2017 Festive Football Tournament

Thursday, 21st December 2017 2:30 pm
Following the success & enjoyment of last two years’ Playdale Festive Football Tournaments, we decided to carry on the tradition this year! Playdale staff from across the business, including our Area Managers from across the UK, joined in the fun tournament at the end of last week. The emphasis was on fun but there was, […] Read more

Our Christmas 2017 opening hours

Wednesday, 20th December 2017 10:31 am
Please note that our offices will close for the Christmas holiday at 12.30pm on Friday 22nd December 2017 and re-open on Tuesday 2nd January 2018 at 9.00am. We would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our customers, distributors and suppliers a wonderful Christmas and a very happy and playful New Year! Read more

Playdale’s MD receives MBE from Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace

Thursday, 14th December 2017 3:19 pm
Earlier this year we announced that Barry Leahey, Playdale’s Managing Director, had been named on the 2017 Queen’s Birthday Honours List to receive an MBE for ‘Services to UK Trade & Investment and Exports’. The definition of MBE is Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire. Barry has been the driving force […] Read more

Merry Christmas from Playdale!

Monday, 11th December 2017 3:54 pm
A very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from everyone here at Playdale!   Click on the video above to watch our special festive greeting.   Please note: our offices will close for the Christmas holiday at 12.30pm on Friday 22nd December and reopen on Tuesday 2nd January 2018 at 9.00am. Read more

Longevity – Pheasant Walk Play Area, Knutsford, Cheshire

Friday, 3rd November 2017 2:16 pm
At Playdale, we use the best materials and processes to ensure that our play equipment is strong, durable and will be enjoyed by children for many years to come. This is demonstrated perfectly by the above video of Pheasant Walk Play Area in Cheshire that was installed in 2007 and is still looking superb in […] Read more

Six easy steps to get playground ready!

Tuesday, 24th October 2017 3:23 pm
One of the first things customers want to find out when they’re embarking on a playground project is what happens when and how long will it all take? We’ve tired to summarise all this for you in our ‘six easy steps’ video. Read more

A boost for Bendrigg!

Friday, 13th October 2017 4:55 pm
As many of you will know a group of plucky Playdale staff members, collectively known as the Playdale Paddlers, undertook a kayaking challenge back in July this year. Their challenge (that they chose to accept!) was to kayak the 11-mile length of Lake Windermere all in aid of the incredible local Bendrigg Trust charity. Bendrigg […] Read more

The fire resistant properties of Compact Grade Laminate (CGL)

Friday, 13th October 2017 3:08 pm
All our coloured panels, play panels & roofs on our equipment are made from Compact Grade Laminate. This material is extremely tough, vandal resistant, wear resistant, chemical resistant, UV protected, fire resistant and will not rust. To demonstrate just how fire resistant CGL is, we produced a video of a test we carried out comparing […] Read more
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