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Walking to help them keep flying!

Friday, 17th November 2017 4:46 pm
As many of you will remember, two dedicated teams of Playdale staff members donned their trainers to walk (& run!) the Keswick to Barrow (K2B) and the Coniston to Barrow (C2B) charity races back in May this year. Their incredible efforts and achievements were to raise money for the North West Air Ambulance (NWAA) who […] Read more

Watch our latest video on Playground Longevity

Friday, 3rd November 2017 2:16 pm
Virtual Playground walkthrough Pheasant Walk Play Area in Cheshire At Playdale, we use the best materials and processes to ensure that our playground equipment is strong and durable. Playdale manaufacture equipment that will last for many years to come. This is demonstrated perfectly by the above video of Pheasant Walk Play Area in Cheshire that […] 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

Playdale appoints new distributors for Scotland, Northern Ireland and Eire

Wednesday, 11th October 2017 10:35 am
Playdale is delighted to announce three new distributors for Scotland, Northern Ireland and Eire. From September 2017, Playdale will work in partnership with Scotplay, Hawthorn Heights, and Murphy Playground Services to design and install fantastic new playgrounds for schools, councils and leisure attractions across Scotland, Northern Ireland and Eire. Barry Leahey, Managing Director at Playdale […] Read more

Keeping it in the Playdale family at annual cricket match

Thursday, 20th July 2017 3:51 pm
This year’s annual cricket match between Leven Valley Cricket Club and Eskdale Cricket Club took place on 9th July. The annual fixture has been going for around 35 years when the co-founder of Playdale Jack Croasdale set it up alongside his friend from Eskdale Cricket Club. This year Leven Valley CC (situated next to Playdale’s Head […] Read more

Weymouth Sea Life Centre, Dorset

Wednesday, 7th June 2017 11:57 am
Playdale Playgrounds were delighted to be awarded the contract to design, build and install the brand new ‘Caribbean Cove Adventure Playground’ at Merlin Entertainments’ Sea Life Centre in Weymouth, Dorset. It is already proving to be a superb addition to an already hugely popular visitor attraction. Watch the video above to see the play area […] Read more

Why Outdoor Exercise Equipment Is A Great Introduction To The Gym

Wednesday, 5th July 2017 2:41 pm
If joining the gym fills you with dread, outdoor exercise equipment may be the solution you are looking for. Outdoor gym equipment is outside and accessible for all. Local councils purposely position it so that you can’t help but be interested in it. Outdoor gym equipment is free and can be incorporated into your daily […] Read more

Adventure Trail Summer Sale

Tuesday, 6th June 2017 11:17 am
With summer just around the corner, NOW is the time to treat your playground to one of our exciting Adventure Trail Playspaces! Choose from the selection below or build your own with our huge selection of Adventure Trail items. Call 015395 39770 or email sales@playdale.co.uk and quote GTRAIL2017 to claim this offer. Excellent value for money […] Read more

Breathtaking views, backpacks…and blisters!

Friday, 12th May 2017 4:45 pm
We couldn’t let the occasion pass without a round-up of the exploits of our brave Team Playdale walkers who ALL completed the Keswick to Barrow (K2B) and Coniston to Barrow (C2B) charity walking races which took place last weekend. Their incredible achievements have raised hundreds of pounds for one of Playdale’s chosen charities for 2017, […] Read more

They’re the Pride of Playdale!

Thursday, 5th January 2017 3:43 pm
The last working day at Playdale before the Christmas break saw the inaugural ‘Pride of Playdale’ Awards where the unsung heroes of Playdale were nominated by their colleagues for a variety of awards. The aim of this new event was to recognise all our exceptional employees who have demonstrated outstanding actions and attitude over the […] Read more