Staff Posts

Playdale appoints new distributor for Wales and South West England

Tuesday, 13th October 2020 9:00 am
Playdale is delighted to announce a new distributor for Wales and South West England. From October 2020, Playdale will work in partnership with Dragon Play & Sports to design and install fantastic new playgrounds for schools, councils and leisure attractions across Wales and the South West of England. Barry Leahey MBE, Managing Director at Playdale […] Read more

Playdale Playgrounds COVID-19 Update

Tuesday, 24th March 2020 12:18 pm
Coronavirus (Covid-19) Playdale Playgrounds As our customer, you’re a part of our community—that’s why we wanted to reach out. It goes without saying that our thoughts are with everyone affected by the global outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19), and would like to ensure you that Playdale is monitoring the situation closely and responding to the rapid […] 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

A mega month of charity challenges

Friday, 7th June 2019 4:33 pm
We definitely couldn’t let the occasion pass without a round-up of exploits from some recent charity  events that Playdale staff members took part in as part of our Corporate Social Responsibility. During May we had teams of staff that took part in both the Keswick to Barrow (K2B) & Coniston to Barrow (C2B) charity walks […] Read more

The BBC comes to Playdale for Breakfast

Friday, 10th May 2019 4:14 pm
Did you spot us on national television this morning? We were absolutely delighted to welcome BBC Breakfast to Playdale HQ early this morning (Friday 10th May) and when we say early, we mean 5 am early! The outside broadcast business news film crew arrived as dawn was breaking over Haverthwaite, South Cumbria. Live broadcasts from […] Read more

Helpful hints for working from home

Monday, 30th March 2020 2:29 pm
Working from home can be a challenge to both your physical and mental health. While some treat it a normal day in the office, for others, it can be a struggle to stay focused and productive. Below are some helpful hints to help you stay positive and productive whilst working from home.   Whether it’s […] Read more

An award-winning night at the BOFTAs for Playdale

Friday, 1st March 2019 4:16 pm
Last night in Durham, International Trade Secretary Dr Liam Fox MP presented Playdale’s MD Barry Leahey with a BOFTA (Board Of Trade) award which is in recognition of our excellence in international trade, our innovation, creativity and entrepreneurialism. The Department of International Trade’s BOFTAs have been launched as a series of regional competitions around the […] Read more

Celebrating our ambitious apprentices

Friday, 31st January 2020 5:06 pm
This week marks the 13th annual National Apprenticeship Week (NAW), a fantastic initiative that highlights the importance of apprenticeships for employers and young people in the UK. The theme of this year’s NAW focuses on encouraging parents, teachers, employers and young people to “Look Beyond’, and celebrate the diversity and value that apprenticeships bring to […] Read more

Playdale’s race night was a runaway success!

Monday, 18th February 2019 4:55 pm
To help kick-start the new year of fundraising for our 2019 chosen-by-staff worthy causes we held a hugely successful charity race and games night at The Wellington Hotel in Dalton-in-Furness on Saturday, in support of St Mary’s Hospice. St Mary’s Hospice provides care and comfort for patients living with any life-shortening illness or long term […] Read more