Projects and case studies featuring play on EXTERNAL WORKS. Inspiration and ideas to help you find the best solution for your project.
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  • Timberplay: Sand and water play options for Wicksteed Park
    Sand and water play options for Wicksteed Park
    Timberplay
    Established in 1921, Wicksteed Park was the first dedicated children’s play park in the UK, created with equipment specifically for children set in the 147 acre country park. The park is added to year on year and there was a...
  • Timberplay: Sand and water play features for Olympic Park
    Sand and water play features for Olympic Park
    Timberplay
    Designed by LUC, the Tumbling Bay playground was developed to be a destination play area within the Queen Elizabeth II Park, created for the 2012 London Olympics. Part of an emerging community, the park and play area was one...
  • Timberplay: Playscape, King George's Field, Hanwell, West London
    Playscape, King George's Field, Hanwell, West London
    Timberplay
    King George’s Field, Hanwell is set amongst a densely packed residential area in the London Borough of Ealing. The existing play equipment was worn out and in great need of development. In 2007, multi-award-winning landscape...
  • Timberplay: Adventure play trail walk, Great Notley Country Park
    Adventure play trail walk, Great Notley Country Park
    Timberplay
    Great Notley Country Park in Braintree, Essex, called in Timberplay to create a play trail - thereby increasing the visitors to the park three-fold within less than 12 months. With 100 acres within the park, and £300,000 to...
  • DCM Surfaces: Rubber mulch safer surfacing for multi-sensory play area
    Rubber mulch safer surfacing for multi-sensory play area
    DCM Surfaces
    DCM Surfaces provided safer surfacing as part of the regeneration of Southampton Common Paddling Pool into a £500,000 state-of-the-art play area. The new play area, which features a 7.5m play tower, two zip lines and a new...
  • eibe Play Ltd: Mystical forest themed play park for Parish Council
    Mystical forest themed play park for Parish Council
    eibe Play Ltd
    eibe’s Wira unit from their paradiso range is the stand-out product in a brand new play area at Stonehouse Field in Sevenoaks, Kent. The £80,000 scheme, undertaken for Platt Parish Council, originated from a routine design...
  • Timberplay: Natural community play space, Bedgrove Park, Aylesbury
    Natural community play space, Bedgrove Park, Aylesbury
    Timberplay
    Bedgrove Park is a natural play space worth £100,000 that is situated on open green space with existing mounds next to a leisure centre and a primary school, it sits at the heart of the local community. The client wanted to...
  • Timberplay: Sand and water play for archaeological themed playground
    Sand and water play for archaeological themed playground
    Timberplay
    Angel Ridge play area is situated on the site of the first NHS hospital, Princess Margaret Hospital, which has now been redeveloped as a residential housing site. Swindon Council wanted to create a challenging and exciting...
  • eibe Play Ltd: Timber natural play equipment for new play park in Kent
    Timber natural play equipment for new play park in Kent
    eibe Play Ltd
    Bridgefield Park and Play Area in Kingsnorth, Kent is a new natural park courtesy of eibe Play. The £100,000 scheme finally came to fruition nearly two years after eibe's initial consultations with BDP Architects in 2016.
  • Timberplay: Play area, Martin Mere Wetland Centre
    Play area, Martin Mere Wetland Centre
    Timberplay
    A Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust (WWT) site, Martin Mere Wetland Centre had an existing play area that was in need of significant updating. Equipment was run down and the WWT were keen to boost the number of family visitors...
  • Setter Play: Bespoke multi-play unit for Kimpton Parish Council
    Bespoke multi-play unit for Kimpton Parish Council
    Setter Play
    Kimpton Parish Council asked several play companies to come up with a new play structure design for one of the village playgrounds. The brief was to provide a multi-play experience that encouraged the use of upper body...
  • Wicksteed Playgrounds: Original play train refurbished by Wicksteed
    Original play train refurbished by Wicksteed
    Wicksteed Playgrounds
    Wicksteed Playgrounds has breathed new life into an old, well loved play area at Green End in Long Itchington. The playground was in a state of disrepair and a number of pieces of equipment had to be replaced but Wicksteed...
  • Proludic Play & Sports Areas: Play ship for inclusive play at Markeaton Park, Derby
    Play ship for inclusive play at Markeaton Park, Derby
    Proludic Play & Sports Areas
    Proludic installed an innovative and completely bespoke play ship at Markeaton Park in Derby. The ship offers a fantastic range of play opportunities including access to and around the top deck of the ship for children in...
  • Timberplay: Heartlands, Cornwall: play park on a former tin mine
    Heartlands, Cornwall: play park on a former tin mine
    Timberplay
    Heartlands is constructed on the site of a former tin mine in Redruth, Cornwall. The site was unused for many years, but rather than having it destroyed, the council instead chose to develop Heartlands into a free cultural...
  • Timberplay: Range of play equipment for adventure playground
    Range of play equipment for adventure playground
    Timberplay
    The adventure playground business William’s Den worked with Timberplay to create an attraction that provided naturally inspired play opportunities with sand and water sites, playful landscaping, challenging outdoor equipment...