Latest news and case studies


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

Bedfordshire primary school gets a new Adventure Trail from Setter Play

Wixams Tree Primary, just south of Bedford, asked three companies to quote for an exciting new Adventure Trail for their pupils, and we were very pleased to hear they picked [...]

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Timber climbing frame forms centrepiece to school play area in North Yorkshire

Carnagill Community Primary School found Setter Play online after searching for a primary school play equipment company that could deliver an exciting new timber climbing frame for their pupils. They [...]

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Setter Play demonstrate our design skill to create a school entrance to be proud of!

Raynsford Academy have come back to Setter Play time and time again as they have always been happy with our designs and the service we provide. Their latest brief was [...]

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Ashwell Primary’s outdoor space transformation continues

Ashwell Primary School employed Setter Play to coordinate a giant building and landscaping project they were undertaking to transform their primary school play area. Their playing field was previously featureless, sloping [...]

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Timber climbing frame installed for a local preschool

Having worked at Strathmore Infant and Nursery School over the past decade or so, they recommended us to their next-door preschool, who came to us for a new climbing frame [...]

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A bespoke replacement for a Hertfordshire primary school

Strathmore Infant and Nursery School have been longtime customers of Setter Play, coming back to us over the years for everything from play equipment to outdoor classrooms. For this project [...]

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Sports Wall installed in Watford

After having worked with Cherry Tree Primary in Watford over many years installing play equipment, they came back to us as a happy return customer, for a Sports Wall for [...]

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Another special primary school climbing frame from Setter Play

We're really proud of this one! Check out Onyx, our latest bespoke climber installed at Parlaunt Park Primary School in Slough. During the initial consultation Mrs. Deeks mentioned she had [...]

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A testament to our quality – check out this play scheme installed 15 years ago!

We've just been visited by a previous employee of ours who has just come back from a holiday in the South West, and on his way home he stopped by [...]

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Teaching canopy extension near Bedford

Footsteps Nursery in Biddenham near Bedford had one canopy installed by Setter Play in 2013, and came back to us as another happy repeat customer, with the brief to extend [...]

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Giant bespoke timber play castle installed in Swindon

At Setter Play we've become specialists in high-quality timber play castles, with another successful school play project completed at Holy Family Catholic Primary School in Swindon. Holy Family came to [...]

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Teaching canopy installed in Surrey

Onslow Infants School in Guildford were overjoyed with the first vibrant and colourful teaching canopy we installed for them - pictured below - and invited Setter Play back to install [...]

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Timber Adventure Trail installed for a local primary school

After having completed lots of timber adventure trails for local schools, Setter Play were approached by Langford Village Academy with a brief for an exciting new Adventure Trail for their [...]

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Bespoke climbing frame installed for Benson Primary in Oxfordshire

Benson Primary School in south Oxfordshire approached Setter Play to replace their old climbing frame with something larger, more challenging, and more exciting. We initially proposed our Huckleberry climber, but Mrs. Crolla [...]

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Another Adventure Trail installed for a Primary School local to us!

Studlands Rise First School heard about the exciting Activity Mound we installed for Tannery Drift School down the road, and heard how happy they were with our work, so they [...]

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Hertfordshire playgroup chooses their local school play equipment company

Goslings playgroup in Hitchin came to Setter Play with a brief for a bespoke design that would give their children an exciting new space in which to play. The brief was [...]

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Bespoke school play scheme installed in Norwich

Magdalen Gates Primary School in Norwich came to Setter Play because they wanted a new centrepiece to their play area. They loved our bespoke castle design, based on Norwich Castle, [...]

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Downton Primary School have just had a new Activity Trail installed

The school business manager at Downton Primary was familiar with lots of Setter Play's previous school play equipment projects, which lead them to pick us for their new Activity Trail [...]

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Timber climbing frame installed for Litlington preschool

[caption id="attachment_1325" align="alignnone" width="768"] Litlington's new timber climbing frame[/caption] Another preschool chose their local play company to create a new climbing frame for their pupils. Litlington preschool wanted an exciting [...]

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Bespoke climbing frame installed for Bar Hill Primary School

Dr. Mistrano, headteacher at Bar Hill Primary School, invited Setter Play in to quote for their new play project after having worked with us at his previous school, Etonbury Primary. [...]

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Another bespoke steel canopy installed in London

Coleridge Primary School turned to Setter Play to install a brand new canopy, of a similar design to their old one, but with much stronger reinforcement to ensure this one [...]

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Vibrant EYFS play scheme installed at Powers Hall Infants School

Setter Play reimagined Powers Hall Infant's tarmac space into a vibrant, colourful exciting space for their pupils to grow and learn whilst they play. We proposed a well-balanced play area [...]

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Huge new climbing frame installed at St. Josephs RC Primary School, Hertford

This colossal treehouse-inspired climbing frame from Setter Play, is the culmination of a summer's work at St. Joseph's Primary in Hertford. A giant play playtform stretches the length of their tarmac [...]

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Check out this awesome one-of-a-kind Treehouse we built for Collège Français Bilingue de Londres!

CFBL approached Setter Play with an idea to create some form of school climbing frame in the corner of their limited tarmac space. The brief was to create something that would [...]

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Bespoke primary school play project completed for St. Faith’s in Cambridge

St. Faith's private school in Cambridge called Setter Play in as their local bespoke school play equipment specialists, to develop a one-of-a-kind design that would provide their pupils with a [...]

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New EYFS play scheme completed for Eastbury Community School, London

As part of their wider redevelopment works across their school site, Eastbury Community School in Barking, East London, selected Setter Play to provide their youngest years with an exciting new [...]

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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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