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TouchWood Expands its Specialist Service for Landscape Architects

TouchWood, the UK’s leading design, build and installation play company, has appointed Chartered Landscape Architect Alison Brown to its team, to expand its bespoke service to the landscape and design sector. Alison joins TouchWood as a Landscape Architect and Play Consultant, having specialised in designing…

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New Operations Manager for TouchWood

Former Royal Airforce Engineer James Linahan has joined the UK’s leading design, build and installation play company, TouchWood as its new Operations Manager.  James’ (left) brings considerable operational and management experience to his new role, having spent 12 years as a Weapon’s Engineer for the Royal…

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TouchWood Expands its Specialist Play Team

Having last year completed one of its most successful years in the Company’s 15-year history, TouchWood, the UK’s leading design, build and installation play company, has appointed three new recruits in Bristol, to help maintain the business’ ambitious business growth plans for 2018 and beyond. TouchWood,…

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Join Our Team

We’re looking for people to join our team, if you’re into what we do and have the skills, we’d love to hear from you!  See below for job advert.     Skilled workers needed Small vibrant company seeks experienced carpenters and landscapers to deliver high quality manufacture of bespoke…

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Tyntesfield on site

A few months ago we shared our plans for a project we were getting ready for at Tyntesfield in Bristol. We’ve been hard at work in the woods, turning these concept plans into reality, telling a story of trade, adventure and journeys of discovery.  One of the highlights so far has been watching the National…

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Knightshayes ‘Storm Playground’

4 beautiful trees at National Trust Knightshayes fell down during a storm in a spectacular North, East, South, West pattern. Instead of chopping them up for firewood, they’ve tasked us with turning them into a wild adventure play area.  To us this environment of fallen trees and tangled branches represents…

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Nene Park Sky Nests

We’ve just finished an exciting and innovative new playground at Nene Park Peterborough. Working alongside Davies White Landscape Architects we were tasked with making ‘birds nest’ structures, we had to find something that looked the part, but also is strong enough to last …   Here’s what we came…

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Tyntesfield Phase 2

Plans are well under way of the new play area for National Trust Tyntesfield and we’re just finishing off the designs for planning. Our designs focus on the history of the estate and their links with the guano trade in South America and will create an exciting adventure play element to an already beautiful…

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Knowle Park Primary

Knowle Park Primary approached us to transform their neglected outdoor areas into an exciting and enticing world of play.  We focused our efforts on 3 main areas: 1. The overgrown rear playground and nature area into an adventure and water rill sand play area.  2. Conversion of a slippery and rotting deck area…

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Culverhill School Yate

We’ve been busy in Yate this year 2 projects within a stones throw! First The Witches Hat then Culverhill School.  Culverhill is a SEN school who were looking for a diverse, challenging yet accessible play area for their mixed ability students.  We transformed an underused grass area and, to a landscaped,…

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