10 Sep 2015

UK Play Industry Supports Call for Cabinet Minister With Play Remit

The Association of Play Industries (API) has welcomed Jeremy Corbyn’s proposal to add responsibility for national play policy to the role of shadow children’s minister, should he be successful in the Labour leadership election.

08 Sep 2015

Independent Chair To Lead Play Industry's Strategy On Physical Inactivity Crisis

The Association of Play Industries (API) is to appoint its first independent Chair. Experienced business adviser and consultant Mark Hardy joins the API with a remit to lead the association’s strategic direction.

14 Aug 2015

UK Play Industry Seeks Parent Views On Local Play Facilities With Launch Of #Nowhere2play Campaign

Is your local playground a hub for happy children or a neglected wasteland that was abandoned long ago?

27 Jul 2015

Primary Spaces Boosts Education Spend But Public Play Provision Dwindling

Installation of new outdoor sport and PE facilities for primary schools helped boost the UK play market in the second quarter of 2015, according to the Association of Play Industries (API).

17 Jun 2015

API Welcomes Generation Inactive Report But Urges Wider Thinking To Get Children Moving

The Association of Play Industries (API) is urging policy makers and head teachers to take a broad approach to tackling the physical inactivity crisis so that children of all ages and abilities are motivated to be active before, after and throughout the school day.

21 May 2015

API Reaffirms Role In European Play Market

The Association of Play Industries (API) has reaffirmed its commitment to championing the importance of play at a European level by attending the latest meeting of the Federation of the European Play Industry (FEPI).

06 May 2015

API Executive Committee Welcomes Four New Officers

The Association of Play Industries (API) has appointed four new Executive Committee members following its recent Annual General Meeting.

29 Apr 2015

School Sport Facilities Funding Boosts Play Market Outlook for 2015

Quarterly order values for the UK play market grew by twenty per cent in the first quarter of 2015, according to the play industries’ lead trade body, the Association of Play Industries (API).

20 Apr 2015

API Freshens Up For 31st AGM

The Association of Play Industries (API) marks its 31st Annual General Meeting this month with the launch of a fresh new look for its website and a helpful new guide to the association’s services.

10 Mar 2015

School Improvements Drive Upswing In Total 2014 Playground Sales

The UK play market grew last year despite a fall in final quarter sales, according to the sector’s lead trade body, the Association of Play Industries (API).

MEDIA CONTACT

If you have a press or media enquiry please contact:

Deborah Holt
Association Manager
T: 02476 414999 Ext 208 
e: deborah.holt@api-play.org