Sometimes it could be useful to include a part of page from remote site. In this case this snippet can help you.

It is not a best solution, while it blocks the main thread for time it needs to get a response. But it can be improved using asynchronous invocation from page via some REST api or by using a cache in helper function.

Include.scala helper

import play.api.templates.Html
import scala.concurrent.Await
import scala.concurrent.duration._
import play.api.libs.concurrent.Execution.Implicits.defaultContext 
object Include {
  def apply(path: String): Html = {
     val future = WS.url(path).get()
     val response = Await.result(future, 20 seconds).body

And it’s usage :