Woodham Ferrers, Bicknacre and West Hanningfield Parish Council have included a varied range of new equipment to update their play space for use by the local community. The area now includes a range of equipment to suit the needs of the public.
Underhill Community Infants is a two form entry school that shares a site with Underhill Junior School. The schools boast extensive playing fields, as well as two all weather playgrounds and a swimming pool.
The issue:The school wished to improve its outdoor play provisions with a number of new installations for the Early Years and Key Stage Two pupils. The school had been quoted by two other play equipment companies, however they hadn’t quite captured the original brief.
The pub was bought by Mark Cane in August 2008. Since then he has carried out a complete refurbishment, including transforming the garden into a haven for adventurous children who are visiting with their parents.
Jenner Park is a primary school and nursery accommodating 231 children up to the age of 11. The school, with its impressive red brick building over 100 years old, prides itself on its modern educational approach.
The issue:The school required an inclusive play area for its nursery and reception pupils. It was important that all pupils would be able to move from one zone to another with ease and that the play area would be useable all year round.The school had a set budget which it needed to utilise to its fullest.
St Augustine’s is an exciting and vibrant Church of England primary school in Salford, Manchester. Located in an urban area, the school had no grass or other natural greenery and the outdoor play areas were bland and uninspiring.
Doddington Parish Council was approached by young people in the village who asked if a skate park could be built. From approval of their request to its official opening, the skate park took one year to complete and is a resounding success.
Elmbridge Borough Council in Surrey has provided an exciting new play area for toddlers and young children in the Hurst Meadow area. Lying alongside the River Thames in Elmbridge, upstream of Hampton Court Bridge; Hurst Meadow is a popular open space and a lovely landscape, so the bespoke water and nature theme created by Sovereign was just right.
Springfield Community Special School is a co-educational primary school that caters for pupils with special educational needs aged 3 – 11. Situated in pleasant and extensive grounds on the outskirts of Leek, Staffordshire, the school has recently undergone a major development to its outdoor facilities for pupils.
Set in the heart of the Derbyshire Peak District, Darwin Forest Country Park is a 5 Star holiday park benefiting from a newly installed, exciting and attractive, adventure play area for its visitors to enjoy.