This is a list of all posts recently made onto the API website.


Playscheme & Westminster City Council create Paddington’s perfect playground

It was a year in the making, but we think it was worth the wait: the new play area we’ve…


Putting Children and Young People First

API represented at House of Lords The Association of Play Industries (API) recently attended a dinner at the House of…


Movement & Mental Health in Children

API to contribute to parliamentary report The Association of Play Industries (API) is taking part in a new report into…


eibe’s Yorkshire More!

eibe has installed some quite splendid play areas in Yorkshire over the years, including the one at Dalby Forest, an…


After Nowhere To Play, now the Green Space Index……

Millions now without nearby park, playground or green space. New research from Fields in Trust released today – the Green…


Association of Play Industries assists in major new study on play and children’s mental health

The Association of Play Industries is one of a number of key organisations who will be working alongside Dr Helen…


BBC does Breakfast at Playdale Playgrounds HQ

Playdale Playgrounds was delighted to welcome BBC Breakfast to their head office factory and offices, during  the morning of Friday…


Newby’s Development Den. Real-life Learning

Schools, nurseries and pre-schools – the epicentres of education and learning. Next stop? – The epicentre of product development. Newby…


API Celebrates 35th Anniversary at Its Annual General Meeting

The Association of Play Industries (API) celebrated its 35th anniversary at its Annual General Meeting and dinner at Ardencote Manor…


Introducing the new Institute of Directors’ chair of the Cumbria region

  • Posted on Apr 16, 2019

Barry Leahey MBE, Managing Director of Playdale Playgrounds has been announced as the new Institute of Directors (IoD) Chairman of…