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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

Playdale a COVID safe business

Tuesday, 26th May 2020 11:06 am
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 changes every day, because […] 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

Playdale’s MD receives the Freedom Of The City Of London

Tuesday, 13th August 2019 4:31 pm
At the same time, Barry becomes an Honorary Professorial Fellow at Lancaster University’s Management School. Our Managing Director Barry Leahey MBE, has received the Freedom of the City of London. It is an honour given to valued members of the community who have achieved success, recognition or celebrity in their chosen field. Barry is now […] Read more

Playdale’s Christmas GROTto!

Friday, 21st December 2018 1:20 pm
Forget ‘less is more’, our Technical Team has gone all out this Christmas and transformed their office into a gaudy grotto! It’s so over the top it’s tack-tastic! Playdale staff gave donations for one of our 2018 chosen good causes, the Bendrigg Trust, to tour the garish GROTto. Enjoy! Read more

Adventure Playground at Brockhole on Windermere – The Lake District Visitor Centre

Wednesday, 31st October 2018 3:53 pm
Brockhole’s brilliant new adventure playground (with breathtaking views) in the heart of the Lake District Earlier in the year, we reported on the opening of the exciting new adventure playground at Brockhole on Windermere; a hugely rewarding team effort from start to finish. Our new video here encapsulates the project journey and includes drone footage, […] Read more

Does your playground equipment meet the Safety Standards?

Tuesday, 23rd October 2018 11:02 am
How safe is your playground? The playground standard EN1176 helps protect children playing. All Playdale manufactured equipment has been independently tested and most importantly been certified as proof of compliance to the European Playground Safety Standard. There is a huge difference between being certified and saying that you ‘conform to the safety standards’. These are […] Read more

Playdale’s MD trains for charity boxing match

Friday, 5th October 2018 3:11 pm
This short video shows the lighter side of this heavyweight champ… Read more about how our MD will don a pair of boxing gloves and enter the ring to take part in a physically and mentally grueling charity challenge  here Read more

Why Do We Love Aerial Runways So Much?

Monday, 20th August 2018 11:30 am
Everyone, regardless of size, enjoys the thrill of aerial runways. Many playgrounds have them as do forests and mountainsides. Children run to aerial runways and cast away their fear to enjoy the experience of flight. Adults fulfil their dreams of flying by whizzing down mountain valleys and breaking world records. Aerial runways or zip wires […] Read more

PE & Sport Premium Funding for schools

Tuesday, 24th April 2018 3:09 pm
One of the ways to effectively utilise your PE & Sport Premium is to install outdoor play and sports equipment that will encourage pupils to be more physically active. The Government’s guidance to schools on spending the newly increased funding states that ‘Schools must use the funding to make additional and sustainable improvements to the […] Read more

Planning the perfect playground for your area

Tuesday, 21st May 2019 10:27 am
From concept to completion, rest assured – you’re in safe hands. Our short video explains the steps involved and why it’s important to start planning today! When it comes to planning your playground, Playdale offers over 40 years’ of experience in dealing with all that play encompasses. We will listen to you & work with […] Read more