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


RTC Celebrates Record Breaking August & New Appointment

Summer is always a very busy time here at RTC but this summer proved to be busier than ever! In…


Nowhere to Play: obesity warning as playground closures go into freefall

New research shows that playgrounds continue to close at an alarming rate despite the government’s claims that they are tackling…


Blue plaque unveiling by The Rt Hon Matt Hancock, Secretary of State for Health & Social Care

It was 100 years ago that Charles Wicksteed made the first swing and so began manufacturing play equipment from his…


Sign the petition and support the call for a Cabinet Minister for Children

  • Posted on Oct 30, 2018
  • BLOG

The call for a Minister dedicated to the welfare of children and young people is gathering pace. The petition has…


eibe’s Shakespeare Plays

No Macbeth, no Hamlet, but plenty of Midsummer Night Dreams at the delightful Shakespeare Infants in Hampshire this year, as…


Are our parks, playgrounds and green spaces going into freefall?

  • Posted on Oct 04, 2018
  • BLOG

The decline in parks, playgrounds and green spaces appears to be going into freefall. Many of you will have seen…


Official Opening of new Creative Play playground at Ramsgate pub remembers little Alfie

THE family of a brave little boy whose battle against a rare cancer inspired his parents to set up a…


Playdale Playgrounds’ MD features in The Telegraph’s Top 50 Most Ambitious Business Leaders list

Playdale Playgrounds’ Managing Director, Barry Leahey MBE has been named in the ‘World Beaters’ category of the LDC’s Top 50…


The Ripple Retreat – A deserving winner of Proludic’s 30th anniversary Springer competition

The Ripple Retreat, the brainchild of Lynne and Ian McNicoll, and built and managed by the charity ‘Its Good 2 Give’, was…


  • Posted on Oct 01, 2018