ESP are delighted to announce the release of their brand new Free Flow product range, a modular system designed to allow schools to design their own unique obstacle course.
Design your own piece of bespoke playground equipment
With a choice of modules [...]
School: Raynville Primary School
Location: Leeds, Yorkshire
Raynville Primary School is a large school with pupils ranging from 3-11 years old. Based in the city of Leeds, the school is away from green areas and before this recent playground development, only featured [...]
ESP are pleased to share with you their brand new playground design concept plan, which highlights the vast range of products across their entire range of playground equipment. Our design team have been hard at work constructing the concept to [...]
We are currently experiencing some very high winds which can cause problems for schools who have had large items of equipment installed. These include sail shades, shaded pergolas and ball catchers. Don’t worry! Take the necessary precautions and your equipment [...]
ESP are currently preparing a stand at The Academies Show in Birmingham where we will be showcasing our unique playground resources and play equipment.
This event, takes place on Wednesday 26th November (tomorrow!) at the NEC in Birmingham and will feature exhibitions from [...]
ESP are delighted to announce their attendance at this years Birmingham Academy show promoting their unique playground equipment and concepts. The event, which takes place on 27th November at the Birmingham NEC, features a large number of stands featuring a [...]
Recent reports by RSPB have raised concerns over the current lack of connection between children and the natural world. These reports are as a result of important and extensive research about the amount of time children spend in natural environments.
NHS south west Essex invested £5 per child for every child within their primary and secondary schools on an intervention from ESP focused on PE, physical activity and teacher development. This intervention was used as a preventative measure to combatting [...]
ESP were today shocked to discover the high statistics regarding childhood obesity throughout the UK. With over 1,000 children being referred to hospital as a result of obesity, and 1 in 3 children between the ages of 2 and 10 [...]
At ESP, we are firm believers in the use of high quality physical activity to raise standards across the whole school. In light of the new school sport funding that has recently been introduced, schools now have the opportunity to deliver an [...]
ESP have just received an email of appreciation from Barnsbury Primary School in Surrey. The school are delighted with the playground which features a number of items from our range of playground furniture, including an outdoor classroom, mushroom seats, a [...]
ESP are delighted to have just received an email from the head teacher of Longview Primary school in Knowsley, Merseyside, who have just received installation of 2 large pergolas and a range of playground furniture items. The school are delighted [...]
Recent research reports have again shown growing concerns surrounding children’s physical activity levels in school time. The report shows that the increasing numbers of children who are not participating in the required amount of physical activity is currently at a figure [...]
As you may know, ESP have recently sponsored a volunteer who has been assisting at a Ghana school. Jake Williamson was required to help with the school’s sporting activities alongside lending a helping hand with the renovation of the school. [...]
Throughout the years, ESP have installed a large number of playgrounds in early years play settings, and through specifically targeted products we have become a top choice for many nurseries throughout the country. From Yoga themed playgrounds to cute storytelling [...]
It is a moral obligation to ensure your playground is safe and organisations such as RoSPA, BSI, NPFA and CAPT strongly recommend safety surfacing as a priority in any playground development. Certain standards are in place to ensure this and one [...]
ESP are expanding their services to include more playground surfacing options. This move sees the employment of more specialist surfacing staff on the ESP team who have experience in a wide range of surface installations and we are now happy [...]
This month, ESP raised £25 for the Help For Heroes charity during our monthly ‘dress down day’, which is the last Friday of every month. All staff at the sales office are required to put a pound in the pot [...]
Summer holidays are just around the corner, and this is the perfect opportunity for schools to have work carried out on their playground. Due to our ever growing installation team, we are currently able to guarantee summer holiday installations throughout the UK. This means [...]
ESP are pleased to announce that they will be sponsoring a volunteer of a ‘Projects Abroad‘ project, which will see work carried out in a school in Ghana, Africa.
Jake Williamson, a 16 year old student from the UK, will be accommodated by [...]
ESP specialise in the development of educational based playgrounds. We provide engaging playground equipment and informative CPD training programs designed to take the national curriculum into the outdoors. We have been providing play equipment to schools for over 10 years and have used this depth of experience to create some of the most innovative and effective products on the market.
Due to the investment of extensive research, we have proven that our unique multi-skills concept provides vast improvements in physical activity, confidence, leadership, health and fundamental movement skills.
These skills are further increased through the inclusion of our CPD training programs, which are designed to up-skill staff and increase the sustainability of all our playground equipment and markings. Evaluations and testimonials confirm that the CPD training is informative and inspirational, while schools have witnessed considerable increases in physical activity.
Playground equipment such as this remains popular and can be the perfect compliment to our educational and multi-skills products. The ESP playground design team are experts at producing plans based upon your schools needs and requirements. After years of experience in this field, they are able to create stunning designs that provide the ‘wow factor’ your school is looking for.
Don't hesitate to contact ESP today to discus the development of your school playground. Our helpful sales team are n hand to discuss your requirements and the appropriate products for the job.