Kids Crafts – Easy Valentines Fingerprint Heart Tree

We have another love filled craft project to share with you! This Valentines Day Heart Fingerprint Tree is perfect both for kids and kids at heart 🙂 It’s super easy to make and it looks so lovely. Here is how to make a Fingerprint Heart Tree: What You Need – Scissors – 2 x Plain White Paper – Pencil (Optional) …

How To Make A Paper Aeroplane

Paper Aeroplanes are a timeless classic. The skill of making these flying machines has been passed on for generations. When it’s time to show your children children how to fold and crease the sacred piece of paper into a fighter jet the design is critical. Ensure you select a design which will really light up their little faces and soar …

Offline Fun: Create a Cartoon character game

I’m a child of the eighties. So whilst I love the technology that is around today. I’m also aware that a lot of it wasn’t present when I was younger. No mobile phones, very few games consoles (certainly not any that you didn’t have to program first to run a game) and only four television channels and none of those …

WIN! Kids Craft – Valentines Bead Hearts

Catch your Valentine’s eye with sparkly hearts that are easy to make (& look beautiful – Especially when sunlight hits the bright beads!) Not fussed on Valentines Day but love crafting…. Give these exquisite beaded creations to special friends as a heartfelt token of your love! Or help Daddy make some for Mummy 🙂 Or if you don’t fancy making …

Why Kids Love To Climb – The Benefits

From an early age children love to climb. From tugging on mummy and daddy’s legs too tackling the sofa they crave to be on a similar level to us adults. When you stop and think what life is like when you are that small, constantly looking up and viewing things from such a tiny perspective it’s no surprise climbing becomes …

Selwood Climbing Frames – My Favourite Customer Review

At Selwood we are very lucky to receive such detailed and positive reviews from customers. We are very proud of the fact they love their play equipment and supply us with fantastic images to prove it. Because of this we have a great range of images available to view within the climbing frames gallery submitted by customers throughout the UK and Europe. …

Join in the Big Garden Birdwatch with the kids this weekend!

Join in the Big Garden Birdwatch with the kids this weekend!

Winter is nearly over and spring is peeping around the corner, so it’s the perfect time to get you and the kids excited about the great outdoors again! A great way to start this is by doing this year’s Big Garden Birdwatch (28-30 Jan)!  What is it? It’s the world’s largest wildlife survey and really helps build a picture of garden …

Offline Fun: Make an Origami Fortune Teller

It seems like more and more of our lives are taken up every day with online activities, and our children are starting to follow in our footsteps, staring almost unresponsively into computer screens, tablets or mobile phones rather than playing outside or on climbing frames having fun. So today we thought we would provide you with a fun activity that …

January’s Top Selling Climbing Frames

Struggling to choose the best Climbing Frame for your garden? Here are our best selling Climbing Frames for January 2017. Small Play Sets Starting with our cheapest climbing frames, January’s Best Seller was the Henley Climbing Frame. This Climbing Frame features a 3 position swing beam and a wooden roof. It also includes 2 belt swings and trapeze bar on …

Good Bad Brexit

Brexit – Good or Bad for Garden Play Equipment?

Half of the UK population voted for ‘Brexit’ and to leave the European Union. The country split 50/50 on whether Brexit was a good idea. Some delighted in saying “yes”. Fearing of the consequences, others gave a resounding “no”. I found the politicians and press were somewhat ‘foggy’ and misleading. The information they provided about brexit in Spring 2016 lacked …