Inclusive Playground Design Posts

Playdale’s Inclusive Playground Design

Thursday, 1st July 2021 3:40 pm
At Playdale, we believe that playgrounds are for everyone to enjoy. While outdoor play is generally focused on physical activity, we also know that this can mean different things to different people. We incorporate a variety of equipment in our designs that is suitable for all children, to provide a fantastic playspace for everyone to […] Read more

A NEW addition to our social seating range

Thursday, 24th June 2021 11:30 am
Whether you’re wanting to play, chill out, or just socialise with friends, our brand new Playground Hammock is the versatile playground extra that provides endless opportunities for social interaction. Designed for children aged 5 to 12, our Playground Hammock will really test a child’s balance skills as they climb and stabilise themselves for either rest […] Read more

Making Smiles at Millom Park

Friday, 18th June 2021 4:47 pm
We are absolutely delighted have provided this exciting new play area in Millom, Cumbria that opened earlier this afternoon! The vibrant and themed design features a fantastic selection of challenging, fun equipment for a wide range of ages and abilities including a bespoke Mountain Tower multi-play unit! Here’s a sneak peek of the finished installation […] Read more

The Benefits of Educational Play

Thursday, 10th June 2021 9:34 am
Schools are, first and foremost, places of learning. A child’s education needs to be broad and far-reaching, and, ideally, schooling will be something that they enjoy. As their minds discover new knowledge and apply it to the world around them, it will lead to them wanting to know more. In order to pick up the […] Read more

The Importance of Staying Active

Thursday, 6th May 2021 12:30 pm
At Playdale, we take our inspiration from all kinds of play. As adults, whether taking aerobic exercise or practicing a team sport, maintaining a level of fitness is hugely important to health and general wellbeing. However it doesn’t all have to be so serious! As we grow older, we tend to categorise play as childish […] Read more

Our bestselling Inclusive Orbit just got even better!

Tuesday, 7th July 2020 4:01 pm
Our bestselling Inclusive Orbit just got even better with some brand-new design features, allowing maximum play for all children regardless of their physical limitations. Modern design The new cutting edge angular stainless-steel safety railing provides a modern aesthetically pleasing finish as well as space for standing, wheelchairs and additional seating for up to three children. […] Read more

Introducing the PlayClean Lite system!

Wednesday, 19th August 2020 8:30 am
Our NEW PlayClean Lite is a fantastic addition to our playground sanitisation range. We now have two automatic, outdoor hand sanitiser stations to suit your playground needs and budgets. With hand sanitiser stations becoming the new norm in public outdoor spaces, many temporary stations have seen damage and vandalism, leading to significant cost implications for […] Read more

PlayClean – automatic hand sanitiser station and playground opening tools

Tuesday, 26th May 2020 11:20 am
We are excited to bring you PlayClean, UK’s first automatic & Inclusive outdoor hand sanitiser station Article 31 of the UN Convention clearly states all children have the right to play, and since the closing of playgrounds due to COVID 19 children have lost this. Since lockdown began Playdale have been busy designing and now […] Read more

Modular climbing frames for all

Monday, 12th August 2019 3:58 pm
The exciting and innovative design of multi-play towers is part of a new wave of imaginative playground equipment.  Multi-tower play units were originally introduced in the 1950s, since then they have transformed in their design and safety. The introduction of the modular multi-play tower has revolutionised the way we think about play equipment.  The innovations […] Read more

Inclusive playground design and products

Wednesday, 26th June 2019 4:52 pm
Play is for everyone and at Playdale we make sure that all children can enjoy our products together and make the most of their magical time at the playground.Our new video describes Playdale’s holistic approach to playground design and examples of what we term ‘inclusive play’. ‘Accessibility for all abilities’ Read more

Barrow Borough Council’s Dock Museum play area

Wednesday, 24th April 2019 10:04 am
It’s all aboard ‘The Good Ship Adventure’ at Barrow Dock Museum’s nautical new play area! Earlier in the year, we reported on the opening of the exciting new themed, inclusive play area at Barrow-in-Furness’ Dock Museum. See it for yourself and hear what the customer thinks of it all in our new video! You can […] Read more

School playground equipment for SEN

Wednesday, 6th November 2019 4:06 pm
The inclusion of SEN school playground equipment can have a positive impact and provide a sense of freedom for children with special educational needs (SEN). It combines structured and free play to improve social skills, promote self-confidence and provide sensory stimulation for all children. From a recent installation at Ganton School, Hull we received the […] Read more