Playforce news

Let’s talk wood and timber play!

Education news, Headlines, Playforce news | December 2014

Sit back and relax in our storyteller ‘wood’ chair and enjoy the following read! You may ask why we’re highlighting the riches and benefits of wood and timber play this month? December saw National Tree Week last week… and also it’s traditionally the time to put up, decorate and trim the tree! The Christmas Tree […]... Read more.

Investment in playgrounds is falling despite physical inactivity crisis

Education news, Headlines, Playforce news | December 2014

Government policymakers are failing to recognise the value of play in tackling children’s catastrophic obesity and physical inactivity levels, says the Association of Play Industries (API). In a report issued by the Association, API member companies said that UK order values for playgrounds and play equipment fell by six per cent between the second and […]... Read more.

It’s National Tree Week – why does Playforce care so much about wood and trees?

Education news, Headlines, Playforce news | December 2014

Started in 1975 The Tree Council is celebrating 40 years of National Tree Week. Set up to make Britain more tree-conscious, encourage tree planting and awareness of the proper care and maintenance of trees this celebratory week runs from 29th November to 7th December. Events range from tree plantings, tree identification walks and sponsored tree-hugging! […]... Read more.

Super Savings until 12th December at Playforce Shop

Headlines | November 2014

As the days are drawing in it can be hard to think about going outside but with our super sale what better reason do you need to wrap up warm and join in with some active, outdoor play? We’ve got reductions across the entire catalogue, as well as extra discounts on our favourite things. With […]... Read more.