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Outdoors

IKO PLC issues new roofing and waterproofing guide

The guide highlights the tell-tale signs of a failing roof

10 ways natural playgrounds benefit a child's development

Craig Boyle, from Infinite Playgrounds, explains why playgrounds should be built with natural ...

EnviroBuild complete primary outdoor performance space

Goat Lees Primary School chose HYPERION Decking to keep pupils safe at break time

VIVIX delivers a natural touch to school facade

VIVIX® by Formica Group panels have been used for the new Silsoe Church of England VC Lower Sc...

Glasgow's Cadder Primary School gets some colour

The multicoloured new façade will make the school a visually stimulating environment for pupil...

19th century school gets new clay roof

Acme Double Camber plain clay tiles were used for the renovation

It takes two

Homerton College and St Mary's School join forces for the revival of a sports ground

Par for the course

Merchiston Castle School reveals new all-weather golf practice area for UK's junior champions

Learning young: why children need to play outside

Children are spending less time outdoors than ever before, says Craig Boyle

Learning outside of the classroom

James Symons, CEO at LocknCharge, explains why it's time to break the barriers and teach outsi...

Yarn bomb makeover for Leicester campus

Snuggly street art transformed University to highlight opportunities for students on campus

Head outdoors

Making more use of outdoor space to stimulate kinaesthetic learning

Danish playground is a 'Wonder Wood'

Danish pupils enjoy brand new interactive playground designed by VEGA Landskab

Bedford Girls' unveils new sporting facility

Lacrosse match marks the opening of new Cople Fields building at Bedford Girls' School

New outdoor learning spaces for Water Hall Primary School

Bletchley school adds striking canopies to nine classrooms to encourage outdoor learning

Davina McCall opens new sport facilities at Benenden

The first two capital projects of Benenden School's Centenary Vision formally open

Investing in school playgrounds improves behaviour

Children's happiness and wellbeing increase with good playground equipment

Six ways outdoor classrooms can benefit learning

Study and play outside, come rain or shine - an outdoor classroom has all-round benefits, says...

Creating positivity in the playground

Andy Swain says behaviour management can be implemented in the playground as well as the class...

Boathouse complete for Cambridge colleges

Combined colleges of Cambridge University, together with The Leys School, to benefit from stat...

Leeds fires starting gun on facility fit for Olympians

Work starts on £5m University of Leeds sports development to boost cycling and triathlon facil...

Coventry campus gets green award

Keep Britain Tidy awards Coventry University for city centre green space

Ashville makes major investment in facilities

Ambitious plans unveiled at Ashville College for sports centre and running track

Learning in the forest...

Richard Dean from Barrow Hills School discusses the benefits of offering a Forest School and t...

Derby opens first ever outdoor learning space

New outdoor facility provides alternative study environment for Derby students

Homebuilder and school raise funds for new playground

School children don high-vis and hard hats to learn about construction and the importance of h...

Room to grow

Case study: Hurstmere School creates much-needed space thanks to Canopies UK

Enhancing biodiversity

Murphy opens new wetlands project at Golborne High School

On the surface

Bradleys Surfacing Systems offer their tips for sports facilities

One-of-a-kind porous paving

SUDS-bond from Abacus Playgrounds presents a solution to urban flooding

Small details pay big dividends in roofing specification

Dave Maginnis says getting the details right in roofing systems is essential, or roof failure ...

Considering the alternatives to hot works

Steve Cookson discusses making health and safety a priority during school roof refurbishment s...

Sun-safe school buildings

Andy Swain explains how to improve your chances of achieving a Sun Safe School Status

Tinted glasses

Electronically-tintable glass installed at the Swiss International Scientific School in Dubai

'Elevated playground' completes in East London

Architect Asif Khan designs playground for local primary with help from school fundraisers

A watertight solution

Sika-Trocal makes the grade at Edinburgh student accommodation

Will winter raze the roof on school maintenance?

Stuart Hicks from Kemper System discusses the impact of a wetter, warmer climate on school roo...

Innovative Forest School opens at University of Bedfordshire

The University of Bedfordshire's new Forest School will support outdoor learning and research ...

Vertical garden installation brings university to life

'Living wall' at Teesside University is home to hundreds of plants

New unitised curtain walling launched by Kawneer

Glazing systems specialist Kawneer expands its curtain wall portfolio