Playforce news

We’re standing up for outdoor play at The Academies Show 2014

Education news, Headlines, Playforce news | November 2014

It’s no secret that here at Playforce we’re champions of outdoor play and getting children active. The UK’s worsening childhood obesity crisis needs action across the education and leisure sectors. That’s why we’re standing up for outdoor play at The Academies Show in Birmingham on 24th November. We’ll be gathering our products and award-winning designs […]... Read more.

Our biggest fan!

Education news, Headlines, Playforce news | November 2014

We did a quick search to find ‘Our Biggest Fan’ – he wasn’t hard to find! Rob Parsons at Colerne CE Primary School has been working with us since 2004, developing a range of outdoor areas that the children love. We asked him about his experience of working with Playforce over the past 10 years. […]... Read more.

What’s in a survey?

Education news, Headlines, Playforce news | November 2014

We are all aware of the obesity crisis and a need to address the physical inactivity crisis. Playforce is currently the UK’s leader in the design of innovative, curriculum-linked outdoor play environments for nurseries and primary schools. We need to be informed and hear from you, to enable us to plan and deliver on product […]... Read more.

Things to consider when thinking about surfacing

Headlines, Playforce news | October 2014

Advice on surfacing solutions is something we are asked daily, and forms part of the majority of our work with schools and nurseries all over the UK. So, whether you’re looking for ways to create all weather areas of your grounds, or need some help with the right option for safety, here is our summary […]... Read more.

Top Tips for Sheltered Spaces

Headlines, Playforce news | October 2014

As Autumn kicks in, creating shelter in the outdoor space can make a huge difference in making sure children get outdoors all year round. Here are our top tips for the things to consider when planning a new shelter in your setting. 1. Where is the best location for your sheltered space? It sounds obvious, […]... Read more.