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The Design for the new Adventure Play at Crathes Castle

Crathes Castle from garden lead image

Crathes Castle, near Banchory in Aberdeenshire lays a strong claim to being one of the more unusual castles in Scotland. Built in 1596 and later extended, it looks almost ‘polished’ in its finish as it has a ‘harled’ exterior. harling is a process similar to plastering that protects the stone […]

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Poringland Primary School – Extending the Adventure

The kids playing on the new adventure play at Poringland School lead image

Last year we wrote about the work we did at Poringland Primary School in Norfolk. They have a philosophy that ensures their kids don’t just come to school to learn, they come to grow too. Their vision statement is just five words long and makes it all very clear indeed. […]

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Something Special at Culzean Castle Adventure Cove

Justin Fletcher Something Special at Culzean Castle Adventure Cove lead image

If you’re not an avid watcher of Cbeebies, then there is a chance you may have missed Justin Fletcher and his ‘Something Special’ team at Culzean Castle Adventure Cove, filming their Super Heroes episode. The programme is all about teaching children to communicate and improve their language skills using a […]

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Air Canada in-flight magazine

Dalkeith featured in Air Canada magazine Lead image

Our Project Development Fella, Simon Egan, has been doing a lot of traveling lately and has just come back from Canada (via New York and Bermuda). The trip was longer than usual as we are looking at projects all over Canada and about to go live on our project in […]

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The CAP.Co approach to risk

Lowther castle adventure play

There’s an element of risk all around us, present in everything we do. From the moment we wake up, whether we’re off to the shops or off to climb a tree, risk is a part of our everyday life. And despite our fears being increasingly hyped up in the mainstream […]

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The Mulberry Bush School – Completion Video

The Mulberry Bush School Adventure Play Completed Drone footage lead image

Another great little film from our very own master builder and budding filmmaker Jack, who has put together another flyover film. This time, it’s of the completed project for the Mulberry Bush School. The build consisted of five separate and individual play areas with one for each of the ‘houses’. […]

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The work continues at the Mulberry Bush School

The completed garden 4 Adventure Play at the Mulberry Bush School Lead image

In a recent blog post we talked about going on site at the Mulberry Bush School here. Well work has continued apace and two of the gardens are now complete. The School is set in the heart of rural Oxfordshire and works on long-term programmes with children who have been through […]

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A new Elf House for Audley End Miniature Railway

The new Elf House within the fairy and Elf Walk at Audley End Miniature Railway

We’ve just completed a lovely little project at Audley End Miniature Railway in Saffron Walden, Essex. If you’ve not heard of it, it’s a brilliant miniature railway attraction, that was originally designed by Lord Braybrooke, to ride around his Capability Brown designed gardens. When his daughter, Amanda Murray took over […]

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On-site at the Mulberry Bush School

One of the new play areas of adventure play at the Mulberry Bush School

The team arrived on site today for the start of a build at the Mulberry Bush School in the peaceful tranquility of the Oxfordshire countryside. The school is almost unique in what it does in that it takes children of primary school age who arrive from environments of family breakdown, […]

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