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Get Moving, Stay Active & Save

Ideal for PE lessons as well as promoting active play, our range of children’s fitness stations are all about getting children moving! Covering a wide variety of movement types and focusing on different body parts, our range of age-appropriate stations improve balance, flexibility, coordination and strength. To get you inspired our in-house team of designers…

Time to Play: Our Steyning Parish Council Project

After receiving grant funding to develop the Fletchers Croft play space at Steyning Parish Council, a rigorous year-long consultation took place via a working party including members of the parish council, district council and country council as well as members of the public to discuss the plans of how to spend their funds efficiently. We…

Playground Showcase! World Autism Awareness Week

To celebrate World Autism Awareness Week, we’re looking back at some of our most favourite autism-focused playground developments. From rustic trim trails to vibrant roadways, the inclusion of a tailor-made outdoor play space can help children (and adults) on the autism spectrum develop and flourish. As well as the typical benefits of physical play, such…

Hello Spring! Creative Play Newsletter

It may only be the beginning of Spring, but Creative Play have already hit the ground running in 2019! From brand new product launches, making headlines, attending playground openings and running competitions, to name a few, we can already tell that this year is going to be fantastic when it comes outdoor play! See below…

Got It Covered? 10% off Shelters this Summer

To celebrate two of our most favourite days in the Creative Play calendar, World Book Day and Outdoor Classroom Day, we are providing a super saving of 10% across a wide range of our most popular shelters to get you inspired to taking learning outside. Designed to get you outdoors and exploring the world around…

#GotItCovered – Be Sun Safe in the Playground with Creative Play

It is that time of the year again where the sunshine comes out and we start going out! During the winter months, sitting out in the garden is the last thing we want to be doing, equally during play times children don’t want to be sat in the rain but out enjoying the fresh air…

Share a Story: World Book Day 2019

World Book Day has landed again and this is the 22nd year of celebrating! Every year schools, nurseries and parents join together to encourage children to appreciate reading and explore the pleasures of books! To do this, the World Book Day Charity send schools (including those nurseries and secondary schools that have specially registered to…

Udder Fun! Our Daisy Made Farm Development

Daisy Made Farm approached Creative Play at the Farm Business Innovation Show as they were looking to renovate their outdoor area. They wanted to include a selection of play equipment to help expand their business, and provide additional facilities for families attending. The existing area consisted of a rabbit hut, several play tyres and free…

One, Two, Three! Our 3 Stage Development for Churchfields Junior School

ABOUT A large three-stage development focusing on providing lots of physical play opportunities. STAGE 1: A challenging physical play area which features our impressive Fort Henry Tower (with custom ‘Fort Churchfields’ signage) & safety surfacing. STAGE 2: A climbing zone which includes our Jungle Climber Combi structure & Wetpour Safety Surfacing. STAGE 3: Two identical…

The Advantages of Bespoke Playground Surfacing

Playground surfaces may be good, but bespoke playground surfaces can be great! They offer a lot more than just safety for children playing in space, allowing you to considerably transform your playground with a range of benefits by getting your selection of bespoke surfaces. Having a playground surface customised to your preferences gives you a…

What Should You Look for in Good Children’s Climbing Frames?

Children’s climbing frames are a fantastic playground equipment item, thanks to not only being a consistent source of fun, but also their versatility of use. With a climbing frame, children – whether at home or in school – can reap a range of play benefits. Children enjoy lots of fun, while at the same time…

Instant Playground Game Changers

With 25 years in the play industry, here at Creative Play we truly believe that budget is secondary when it comes to providing engaging playgrounds. By adding one key piece of play equipment, we believe you can totally regenerate your existing outdoor play space and pack in lots of challenging play opportunities. Below, we highlight…