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LazyLawn is a breeze come rain or shine

A nursery in Preston is enjoying the benefits of its new playground all year round thanks to leading artificial grass provider, LazyLawn.When Rainbow Tots needed a low maintenance alternative to natural turf that could be used in all weathers and seasons, LazyLawn came to the rescue.Twenty-two square metres of Wonder Yarn 36 were used in the installation, which transformed what previously was an unusable woodland area into a play area perfect for the children.Trevor McVittie from LazyLawn Lancashire said: “This was a great project to get on board with and I’m delighted the nursery loves their new grass.“We’ve noticed a huge increase in artificial...

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Hundreds of playgrounds set to close

Research undertaken by the Association of Play Industries has uncovered the extent to which local authorities across the country have been closing children’s playgrounds.This new...

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eibe supports good cause

The Bexleigh, Hythe and Abbey Residents Association (BHA) has worked day and night to help fund the Bexhill Road Play Area as a fitting tribute to the memory of the Secretary’s...

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Is UK planning policy for play facilities failing...

“When it comes to our children’s health and wellbeing, are we planning to fail?” ... Read More


Outdoor Play

Outdoor Play

Innovative play equipment installed in park

Kay Park in Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire is the first in Scotland to introduce an Expression Swing, new intergenerational play equipment allowing children and adults, or...

Garden Centre invests in playground extension

Just a year after opening, a Bradford Garden Centre has extended its children's play area.Grass Hoppers at Tong Garden Centre welcomed over 22,000 children to its new...


Timber Play

Timber Play

Playforce celebrates a successful 18 months

Playforce, the UK's leading playground and outdoor space provider, is celebrating a bumper 2015 followed by a successful first six months of 2016. Highlights include...

Timberplay create play area to go wild in

Timberplay are delighted to have created the exciting and challenging new play area Yorkshire Wildlife Park. The play area is fully open for the summer season and is...


Safety Surfacing

Safety Surfacing

RTC Safety Surfaces completes school project

RTC Safety Surfaces has installed a fun and engaging wet pour play surface for The Community School of Auchterarder. Covering a total area size of 417m², the vibrant...

Ennis-Flint reinvent playground markings

In April 2016, Ennis-Flint, the world leading supplier and manufacturer of road marking material, launched two new preformed thermoplastic road markings - Thermaline and...


Sport Play

Sport Play

Game, set and match for Garside Sands

Aggregate Industries’ specialist sands division, Garside Sands, has launched an innovative sport sand that can be used to replicate the performance of a clay tennis...

TigerTurf has all angles covered with Rugby 360

Leading artificial grass manufacturer, TigerTurf UK, has unveiled a new rugby-specific surface for schools and clubs looking to invest in an all-weather, year-round...