Month: July 2018

Get Inspired & Transform your Community Playground

Whether you want to completely transform or just spruce up your community playground, we’re here to provide you with lots of playground inspiration! From rustic developments to ones with nautical themes, toddler areas to play spaces that promote inclusive play, our in-house design team have selected 6 of our recent projects to help get your…

Top School Playground Trends of 2017/2018

With over 25 years in the play industry, Creative Play have seen many playground trends throughout its time. From a strong focus on physical activity to innovative large-scale tower systems and intricate safety surfacing designs, we take you through 6 playground trends we have noticed rising in popularity this academic year. Trend One: Sports Activity…

How Can a School Get Funding for New Playground Equipment?

Collectively, children spend the majority of their early lives in school. Whether their time is spent learning, socialising or building upon their imagination, it is a place where long lasting memories are made, so it is crucial that their environment is happy, exciting and most importantly, safe. At Creative Play, we provide just that –…

Play Ahoy! Our Shipshape Development at Sir Stanley Gray Pub

The Brief Sir Stanley Gray Pub contacted Creative Play looking to transform a blank concreted area with an old fashioned beach feel, to a play space for children of all ages. They wanted the area to be packed full of play features and activities whilst keeping in line with the surrounding area. As the pub…

Game, Set, MATCH! How to Build your Dream Multi-Use Games Area

With Wimbledon hitting our screens this week, now is the perfect time to provide more outdoor sport opportunities in your playground – and nothing does this better than a Multi-Use Games Area (MUGA). Usually a fully enclosed sports zone, MUGAs are a fantastic way to cater for a wide variety of sports activities outdoors. From…