Play & Learn Outside | May 2019 | Issue 1.5


Welcome to the May edition of Play & Learn Outdoors. Spring has settled in and summer is on it’s way, so put the kettle on and have a quick read through the inspirational articles inside. In this issue we have listed some fantastic national dates coming up that your school can take part in, a host of outdoor learning ideas and it wouldn’t be an edition of P&LO without our popular fundraising ideas and tips. To view our latest newsletter, please see below or click here … Continue reading

Outside Comfort Zone – Spring 2019

It’s been a while since you last received an edition of OCZ and I can assure you, it’s been worth the wait. After our love with timber in the last issue, we have restored normal service with a good mix of installs and guidance to help you design and plan your next canopy installation. There is a bit of a ‘back to basics’ feel with this edition. It’s easy to lose sight of the core purpose of canopies as we … Continue reading

Play and Learn Outdoors – Issue 1.1

Welcome to the first issue of Play & Learn Outdoors of 2018. Your source of outdoor learning ideas and fundraising inspiration. Inside you will find helpful tips on assessing outdoor learning, planning outdoor science lessons and much, much more! Click here to read and download the full newsletter: Play & Learn Outdoors | February 2018 In this month’s edition: The big events of 2018 Help planning your fundraising calendar Outdoor inspiration Assessing progress in outdoor learning A big difference for … Continue reading

October Newlsetter

Welcome to the Autumn edition of Play & Learn Outdoors. As the leaves, clocks and temperatures change, the use of outside space changes too. We are less concerned about the strength of the sun (although that can still be a factor) and more about protection from the rain and snow. With that in mind we have given you some thoughts on what to look for in a canopy that can give you effective year-round shelter. To make the most of … Continue reading

2017 Spring News

Welcome to our 2017 Spring Newsletter It seems Spring is on its way as the weather is starting to warm up nicely, although here at the Essex Head Office, we also seem to be experiencing April showers a little early! Nonetheless, the sun is shining and the warmer weather is well on its way. We have had some interesting installations the last couple of months including a bespoke adaptable canopy at a Lidl Distribution Centre in Walsall, West Midlands and x5 … Continue reading

2016 Autumn News

Welcome to our Autumn 2016 Newsletter Although it started off a little chilly and rainy, the summer turned out to be very a pleasant one with lots of sunshine, perfect for spending time outside. Our latest newsletter features our most recent product launch, ideas for updating your outside play area and our exciting Head Office expansion. Please click on the links below to read our top stories from the last few months in full. Kind Regards, Tracy Meakins Operations Manager Head Office … Continue reading

2014 Autumn News

I can’t believe it’s time for another newsletter – where has the last 3 months gone?! Here at Able Canopies we have been extremely busy installing canopies, shelters and shade sails at schools, nurseries, academies, hospice’s and commercial organisations across England and Wales. The summer holidays have been jam packed with installations that have kept our fitting teams extremely busy. We have installed two large span canopies this summer, one was a Double Grange Free Standing Canopy that we installed … Continue reading