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Wellington Prep School


Featured Case Study:

Avanti Gardens

Avanti Gardens School opened in September 2014 and recently joined the Avanti Schools Trust. They are situated in the heart of Fishponds, Bristol, educating over 300 pupils. They support their pupils to become fluent readers, writers and mathematicians, thus ensuring that every child can engage in and enjoy the richness of their wider curriculum.

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Dens, Huts & Teepees

We are passionate about play and thrive on creating school playgrounds that will support learning and education. School playground design combines art and science, and our team are ready to create a playground for your school that achieves your goals.

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Play Hut (with Benches)

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Raised Play Hut

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Play Hut (Open with WS & Benches)

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Play Hut (Solid with open Front & Benches)

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Play Den (with Worktops & Bench)

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Social Activity Den



We could give you lots of facts and figures of all the playgrounds we have installed, but what really matters to us is what our customers say and how we have listened to their needs.


Our garden is now truly an all-year-round place to learn, explore & play.

Little Willows Nursery


Thank you so much for the Outdoor Classroom we enjoy using it on a hot stuffy school day or just to get some fresh air.

Year 5 pupil, Fynamore Primary School


Our playground looks AMAZING! We are so grateful to all your team for their hard work in giving our children something so truly unique and special.

St Peters Primary School


Whilst the work is being carried out on site, the workmen have always been very polite, professional and courteous to all, which is needed when you are dealing with parents, staff and children.

Burbage Primary School


Thank you for the improvements you’ve made to our school, we can’t wait to work with you again in the future.

St George’s Primary


dbdplay have designed and created an accessible, inclusive and inspiring learning environment for our cohort of inspirational students.

Treloar School


Thanks so much – we are really pleased with the Daily Mile. The children are each running a mile to mark its opening!

Wansdyke School



The Best Value

Play Values to help you decide

Our Play Values have been created to help schools and nurseries select products that will support learning outcomes. They have been developed within the national curriculum and early years foundation stage framework.

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Your Guide to Fundamental Movement Skills

Does your school environment promote Physical Literacy?

The development of Fundamental Movement Skills is key to ensuring a lifelong involvement in physical activity. Without the development of these key skills children are less likely to establish and maintain a healthy lifestyle into adulthood. Evidence shows that active children have better life outcomes. Research by the Aspen iInstitute has shown that physically active young children will…

Our Process…

The best place to start is with a meeting where we focus on your outcomes and educational needs. It is essential that we understand your goals for the redesigned area - is this increased physical activity or the creation of an outside space for learning and development?

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