Ideas & Offers

Want to hear our latest monkey business? Want to find out about new school playground equipment, or perhaps you need some inspiration for exciting, challenging and fun-packed lesson plans? Well if that’s the case, you’ve come to the right place!

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Red Monkey’s sponsorship helps children cross the line!

We are pleased to have sponsored the Oadby and Wigston Schools Cross Country League for the second year running. Red Monkey donated £200 to the event which has enabled the league to buy trophies and medals for the children participating. The Oadby and Wigston Primary Schools Cross Country League is designed to be fun, innovative […]

Outdoor Classroom, outdoor learning for Primary Schools

Our latest outdoor classroom – The Earth Pod

Red Monkey Play have a wide range of wooden outdoor classrooms; however, they have now added their latest version the “Earth Pod”. The outdoor classroom has been inspired by working with schools and nurseries and has a distinct fantasy appeal with large round front doors and round double-glazed window to ensure it is bathed in […]

Aerial View of Primary School Playground Installation

Stunning Aerial View of Primary School Playground Installation

Stunning Aerial Video of Primary School Playground Installation from Red Monkey. Playground Installation featuring a multi-challenge Adventure Climbing frame, football goals and activity boards, outdoor classroom, play stage, artificial grass and sensory surfacing and fabulous Playground markings. The installation is located at Forest Lodge Primary School in Leicester and we used a drone to capture […]

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Climbing Frames for Primary School Children

One of the products that is most requested by people visiting the Red Monkey website or contacting us are Climbing Frames Primary School Children. At Red Monkey we have a wide range of climbing frames for Primary School Children from a simple and easy to use Monkey bars through to our Island Units that incorporate […]

Simon Winfield Desk - Backing Government plans to increase school sports

Backing Government plans to increase school sports

The Department for Education has recently confirmed that the Primary PE and Sport Premium will double. From September 2017, schools across the country will benefit from a significant amount of extra funding. For a company like us, who work in the interest of young people’s education, the Secretary of State’s announcement came as a relief. […]

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Red Monkey invest in adult apprenticeship scheme for employees

We have cause to celebrate as eight of our manufacturing staff complete adult apprenticeships in Business Improvement Techniques. We have seen great benefits in enrolling in the scheme. Many of our employees who took part had not received business specific qualifications previously, and we wanted to change this. Managing director, Simon Winfield said: “We’re extremely […]

Outdoor Play House for the home & residential from Red Monkey Play

Selby is very impressed with his daughters play house

Snooker world champion teams up with Red Monkey to open up to new markets We have formed a new relationship with Leicester born world snooker champion, Mark Selby, in line with plans to open up to new premium residential markets. The snooker star was introduced to us at the Leicester Mercury Sports Awards in January […]

Adventure Playground

New children’s adventure playground at Sunnyside Garden Centre Ibstock

Red Monkey are delighted to announce the opening of a new adventure playground play unit at Sunnyside Garden Centre in Ibstock, creating an Adventure Playground for children aged 3 to 12 years old. Red Monkey have worked with Alan Ginn, the owner of Sunnyside Garden Centre to install a new and exciting climbing frame which […]

Outdoor installation at Our Lady Convent School

Making your decision easier

Wooden Play Equipment built to your specifications – Our flexibility makes your decision easier Bespoke made to measure outdoor wooden play equipment from Red Monkey; we manufacture all of our outdoor wooden play and learning products ourselves at our factory in Leicestershire. We do this because we believe that children and schools in the UK […]

Outdoor Play Equipment Scheme

Announcing our Outdoor Play Equipment Referral Scheme

Our new referral scheme for 2017 can help your school or nursery to receive FREE play equipment! Knowing how much you love our outdoor play equipment, we hope you refer us to other establishments. If you do, we have a launched a reward scheme which can help you! Red Monkey are delighted to introduce our new Referral […]

Earth Pod

Introducing our new Earth Pod

An enchanting addition to any establishment. Here at Red Monkey we create exciting and unique new products and our latest design is no exception! Take a trip to the shire with our Earth Pod, enter through the fantasy style doors sure to excite the children and create their own stories and dreams. Our unique luxury Earth […]

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Exciting New Partnership with Teaching Consultants

Creating opportunities and improving outcomes We are excited to announce our new partnership with the highly-respected education specialists NM Education Consultants, experts in school improvement, raising standards and improving teaching. This partnership will see Red Monkey working alongside NM Education to develop new and existing outdoor play and learning items to better meet the current […]

Children playing in in the sandpit of a bespoke outdoor playground

Sand Play in the Sun

Bring the fun of the beach to your play area! Summer is just around the corner, and as the sun starts to shine everyone is looking forward to trip to the beach. Well why not bring the beach to your play area by adding some sand play units this summer? Children love playing with sand, […]

Children watering flowers in inspiring bespoke outdoor playgrounds

Planting & Growing for Healthy Eating

Children won’t eat vegetables? They might if they grow their own! Do you have trouble getting your children to eat their greens? New research shows that children who are introduced to the process of planting, growing and harvesting are more likely to want to eat vegetables at meal times. In fact they are five times more […]

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A gift to St Peter at Gowts Primary School

Donation of outdoor learning and play equipment. Press release: St Peter at Gowts Primary School in Lincoln have recently received the gift of new outdoor learning and play equipment from one of their former pupils, over 40 years after they left the school. Red Monkey Play Ltd, whose Managing Director Simon Winfield attended the School […]

Children playing on bespoke playground equipment at Catherine Junior School

Worried about the cost of a new outdoor area?

We can provide finance packages to assist you! Red Monkey in collaboration with our finance partner WestWon are able to offer a specialist finance packages for schools and nurseries. WestWon can help to fund all aspects of the solution including tangible equipment, surfacing, panels and installation. Many of our customers have recognised the benefits of […]

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Role-play tips and ideas with Kitchen Units

Get children playing and learning together with our great role-play Kitchen Units! A set of three free-standing units, the units include an oven, a washer and a sink – everything you need to play chef in your own outdoor restaurant. Place the units together or separately; they’re designed to fit in to your existing play […]

Exciting outdoor wooden play items for schools and nurseries great for gardening and planting

Autumn Activities!

Explore the outdoors! Now that we are fully into Autumn why don’t you get the children involved in  some outdoor activities in order to introduce them to Autumn and nature? Below we have given a few examples of how you can get the children outside and in touch with nature during the colder months of […]

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Maintenance Packages – Protecting your Play Area

Choose from our two packages – Essentials and Comprehensive The Essentials Package, for peace of mind in your play area This package is perfect for small nurseries and schools, and includes: Professional advice and guidance on the ongoing maintenance and care of your play equipment. An annual inspection visit which includes a safety check by a RoSPA […]