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Zaun launches French sports fencing system

Perimeter fencing manufacturer Zaun has launched a new sports fencing system that is proving p...

Bituchem material used for safer playground

A new primary school applies over 1500sq m of hard landscaping material to outdoor playground ...

Olympic legacy leads to development of grating fencing

Striking new fencing installed at Olympic legacy venues launched by perimeter fencing manufact...

Essex college blown away by Hammers opening new Dome

Students at Great Baddow High School welcomed Premiership football team West Ham United to the...

Create a safe place for young people to be active

Lappset has teamed up with professional Parkour practitioners to specially design kit for youn...

Play market outlook boost

Quarterly order values for the UK play market grew by 20 percent in the first quarter of 2015,...

Playground politics

The trade body for the UK play sector is urging political parties campaigning for the general ...

A dome full of opportunity

A geodesic dome glasshouse has given a Nottinghamshire academy an unusual and flexible learnin...

School play investment shortfall

According to new research, primary schools are ignoring the government's call for investment i...

A winning performance

Tony Buchanan, Absolute Performance, on two schools which have achieved their goal to provide ...

Rooftop MUGA for space age Salford MediaCityUK school

Students at the college are set to benefit from a rooftop football pitch and Multi-Use Games A...

API calls for more investment in play

The UK play market grew last year despite a fall in final quarter sales, according to the Asso...

Shaped for sport or perfect for play? 

SportTop's Bill Worthington explains why choosing the correct system can boost both performanc...

The great outdoors

Using outdoor spaces in innovative ways can help schools in need of extending their facilities...

Attracting high-flyers

A school's buildings play an important role in defining its brand identity, says Martin Hayday...

A whole-school approach to fitness

Sometimes physical education and sport aren't enough on their own to promote children's health...

New playground fit for little Queens

Pupils at a Chester school arrived back after the half term to find a new playground and learn...

Creating a level playing field

Sport is poised to make a comeback on the playing field of a Yorkshire academy after decades o...

New pitches for NEW

Students at a Wolverhampton academy now have use of a brand new all-weather, multi-purpose gam...

Work and play outdoors

An adaptable outdoor learning and play space can offer a school the chance to take new and inn...

Land of opportunity

Schools can now look to their own land assets as a means of raising much-needed capital, write...

Meeting all needs

Making stimulating, safe and fun play accessible to every child is vital, says Deborah Holt of...

Playing to win

Deborah Holt from the Association of Play Industries shares some tips on planning your school ...

Play to win

The Association of Play Industries shares some tips on planning your school play facilities â€...

Risk assessment

The Association of Play Industries (API) is urging schools to recognize the many positive bene...

Learning in the landscape

Chris Gutteridge of landscape architects Second Nature reflects on the changing face of landsc...

Signs of the times

Lindsay Burnham of Astley describes the challenges of providing a comprehensive wayfinding sol...

School commissions public sculpture

The trend for site-specific artworks sees the unveiling of Transition Point by sculptor Simon ...

Soft landings

Choosing the right surface for a school playground is a crucial part of creating a safe enviro...

New play area provides stimulation

Children at a Lowestoft school are enjoying a new play area thanks to local design and propert...