Latest news and case studies


All the latest news, case studies and projects from Setter Play

Walkway canopy complete for Dawnus Construction in Reading

We have recently worked with Dawnus Construction to complete an 85m long timber walkway canopy at Arborfield School in Reading. Sitting on steel feet and utilising glulam timber beams for [...]

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We shot Shefford Lower School’s Key Stage Two play area by drone too!

Wanting a play scheme for their older years, Shefford Lower also chose Setter Play to develop KS2 area. Featuring two timber climbing frames that are perfect for primary schools, the venerable [...]

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Drone photography shoot of Shefford Lower School’s Key Stage One play area!

A while back we produced some videos by drone of the KS1 area  we developed for Shefford Lower School. The play area utilised natural materials like timber to create a welcoming [...]

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New steel canopy installed in London, take a look!

In search of a steel canopy to use as an outdoor classroom, Tetherdown School in north London chose Setter Play for the project after a referral from nearby Muswell Hill Primary [...]

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Brand new public play park in our hometown of Shefford, Beds!

Shefford Town Council invited their resident play equipment company to design and install a new climbing frame and swingset in one of their public play areas. They were looking for an [...]

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Traditional timber play equipment installed at Penn’s Yard

At Setter Play we've designed, manufactured and installed traditional timber play equipment for over 20 years, and love the natural, soft aesthetic that timber play units have. Hector's House is one [...]

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Light and colourful steel canopy project at St. Andrews Primary in Halstead

Setter Play have just finished St. Andrew's Primary School's new steel canopy, and we're immensely proud of another job well done. St. Andrews Primary made use of Setter Play's free [...]

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Playground Equipment: The 5 best playgrounds in the UK!

After researching the top 5 playgrounds, we have discovered that the most favourable play areas are created in order to encourage children to be in touch with creativity and be [...]

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Another development on our favourite Spiffy climber!

The bright colours, unorthodox appearance and huge variety of physical challenges make the Spiffy the perfect climbing frame for younger years at primary school. Shephalbury Park saw all the benefits [...]

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St. Mary’s Primary School in Essex upgraded their entrance canopy

With a requirement for an updated and welcoming looking canopy to the front of their school, St Mary's Primary called upon the experience and expertise of Setter Shelters. Their old [...]

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Huge play area redevelopment carried out by Setter Play at St Laurence’s Primary School

St Laurence's in Coventry were tired of their old play area, and asked Setter Play to design something new and exciting to renovate the front of the school. The front [...]

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Cutting-edge pre-school play project completed at Raynsford Academy

Raynsford Academy in Henlow needed a complete redesign of their early years' outdoor space, and came to their local play equipment company, Setter Play. We designed a bespoke Spiffy, the [...]

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