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The advantages of metal playground equipment

Tuesday, 20th October 2020 12:32 pm
Within our industry, we get asked many questions regarding metal playground equipment. Some of our most frequently asked questions include: Is it vandal resistant? Is it suitable for a rural play area? If your product is not painted how do you provide colour? With these questions in mind, we want to explore the benefits of […]
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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 […]
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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 […]
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Playground cleaning – Playdale now offer a playground anti-viral coating service

Wednesday, 22nd July 2020 8:30 am
As well as our innovative PlayClean product, we can now offer a playground cleaning anti-viral coating service to help keep your playgrounds as safe as possible, in line with the most recent government guidance on playground cleaning, updated August 2020. Our new PlaySafe Coating Service uses a revolutionary water based antimicrobial coating which has been […]
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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. […]
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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 […]
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Our NEW Frontiers product range is here!

Tuesday, 25th February 2020 10:34 am
Playdale is excited to announce the launch of our brand new stainless steel multi-play range, Frontiers! Designed for children aged 5 to teens, Frontiers breaks from the traditional play providing a new transparent play experience that is out of this world! These three new unique units (Nucleus, Origin and Horizon) are packed full of play […]
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The long-lasting benefits of investing PE and Sport Premium funding

Friday, 10th July 2020 2:00 pm
Being active is absolutely vital for our children’s mental and physical health now more than ever. With the PE and Sport Premium funding stream continuing in 2021 and any unspent funds from 2020 being carried over there has never been a better time to consider the best ways to utilise this funding. How can this funding help schools? The […]
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Why Pub Playground Equipment Is Good For Business

Friday, 18th September 2020 3:48 pm
Pub playground equipment demonstrates that your establishment welcomes families and especially children. Pub culture in the UK is no longer about men escaping from home to drown their sorrows while eating a packet of peanuts. It is only in the last few decades that children have been welcome in public houses. Many pubs welcome children […]
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Theming inspiration for your playground!

Tuesday, 24th September 2019 10:05 am
Themed playgrounds can be both fun and exciting for children and adults! From traditional country parks to cutting-edge cityscapes, we recognise that design aesthetics must enhance the environment in which we live. Creating a themed focal point in a playground can spark imaginations and draw people together. Whether it’s exploring a desert island or climbing […]
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Case studies

Fairhaven Lakes fantastic new play area on the stunning Fylde Coast

Friday, 23rd October 2020 9:22 am
Fylde Borough CouncilClient:
Fairhaven Lake in the popular seaside town of Lytham St AnnesLocation:
Playdale Playgrounds was absolutely thrilled to win the tender to design, build and install the new Adventure Playground at Fairhaven Lake on the Fylde Coast. The new play area installation is part of a wider Fairhaven National Lottery Heritage Fund Redevelopment project. It was match funded from a successful Lancashire Environmental Fund submitted by the […]

Marvellous play area makeover for Made-Well

Friday, 20th September 2019 4:00 pm
Made-Well CICClient:
West Fishleigh, Okehampton, DevonLocation:
“It was a joy working with Will Harrison to provide an inclusive play area here at Made-Well. We found Playdale to be an experienced company that supplies quality equipment” Laura Feaver Made-Well CIC The non-profit organisation Made-Well Community Interest Company are thrilled with their new playground at West Fishleigh Farm, Okehampton, Devon. Made-Well provides ‘a […]