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East Riding Leisure Bridlington boasts a six-lane 25m swimming pool, a smaller learner pool, a freeform pool with water features.

£25m Leisure Centre Open For Business

A new £25m state-of-the-art leisure centre in Bridlington was officially opened by a trio of sporting celebrities earlier this summer.Olympic swimmer Rebecca Adlington OBE; badminton player Gail Emms MBE and footballer Dean Windass cut the ribbon on East Riding Leisure Bridlington, which has already attracted more than 50,000 visitors since it opened at the end […]

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Carnival Pool was named after the site it was built on, which was well-known in the area for hosting carnivals and fairs in years gone by.

Roll Up, Roll Up!

Young swimmers are enjoying the new play equipment and revamped swimming facilities at Carnival Pool & Fitness in Wokingham in Berkshire, following a £140,000 refurbishment. The children’s beach pool was at the heart of the redevelopment project and now has new interactive play features such as a water slide, tipping buckets, cannons and water jets. […]

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Raising The Bar

Always looking to raise the leisure management bar, Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) is pulling out all the stops to increase its number of customer visits to 44 million this year – up by four million on 2015 figures. Not only that, the trust is also investing in the refurbishment of aquatics facilities at at least […]

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History Makers

Featuring the UK’s first interactive water slide, the newly refurbished North Kesteven Leisure Centre in Lincolnshire has proven to be a big hit with visitors since it opened in May this year. The refurbishment was undertaken by water leisure specialists World Leisure UK and consisted of a new 45m flume and a bespoke Magna Carta […]

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Warwick Davis is the star of a new promotional video for HotSpring World.

Lights, Camera, Action

  HotSpring World welcomed Hollywood actor Warwick Davis to its Peterborough showroom, as part of promotional video shoot. Warwick has been a loyal HotSpring World customer for more than ten years and was approached by the company to take part in a series of testimonial videos. During the interview, Warwick talks about his love of […]

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The Hot Tub Living Expo will return to the NEC in Birmingham
from October 24 – 25.

Countdown Is On For New Look Exhibition

With the Hot Tub Living Expo just under three months away, the show team have announced some major brands that will be exhibiting for the first time ever including Riviera Pool & Spa, Platinum Spa, Aqua Bike Minceur and 1 Stop Spas. Aqua Bike Minceur will be presenting the latest innovation with their complete spa […]

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Water Treatment Switch Like Bathing In Silk

The multi-award winning team at Rio Pools is the latest company to test the waters of Dryden Aqua’s Integrated System, reporting outstanding results. Rio Pools have been so impressed with the DA-GEN, DAISY+ system that they now plan to specify it as standard practice on all future projects. The Rio Pools team was asked to […]

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Cryptosporidium was found in the water at Cocks Moors Woods
Leisure Centre.

Cryptosporidium Forces Double Pool Closure

Two Birmingham swimming pools were forced to close following a number of cases of the cryptosporidiosis diarrhoea and vomiting bug. Cocks Moors Woods Leisure Centre was initially closed in June for thorough cleaning after a customer accidently defecated in the water. As a precaution, Northfield Leisure Centre was also closed. West Midlands Health Protection Team […]

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Tragic cases of drowning usually attract headline news.

Raising Awareness of Entrapment Dangers

With the school summer holidays in full swing, a campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of some swimming pools is being supported by the distributors of a leading pool safety release system. Every year incidents of so-called ‘entrapment’ – where limbs and other body parts are caught via strong suction from drains at the […]

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Race Against Time For Home Spa

It was a race against time for the 1 Stop Spas team recently as they raced to complete a swim spa installation in three days, in time for a client’s 40th birthday party. As the name suggests, Lincolnshire-based 1 Stop Spas provided a one-stop shop for the customer, undertaking the design, planning, supply, coordination and […]

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Roel Fassbender says O-Care is a win, win, water treatment system for retailers and
customers alike.

Double Bubble O-Care Boost

Roel Fassbender does not so much practice what he preaches…more that he preaches what he practices. With 20 years at the retail sales coalface under his belt, Roel is looking to share his expertise and knowledge to enable UK retailers to add to their revenue stream at the same time as enhancing their customers’ hot […]

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Marketplace

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Retro-Fit Lights

New from Water-tec, the WT2 and WT5 series are ideal for replacing most threaded type existing lights. Designed to fi t into 1.5” BSP thread they are suitable for liner and concrete pools. They will replace Savi or Adagio type lights too. Available in RGB or white, they offer 100% controllability, near zero heat projection […]

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Bubble Technology

Independent scientific testing by the Brighton and London Metropolitan Universities conclude that a Sol+Guard™ GeoBubble™ pool cover is significantly more effective than conventional pool solar covers. The vast majority of heat lost from pool water is through evaporation. This can be dramatically reduced with a Sol+Guard™ cover. It also acts as a heat retention blanket […]

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Got it Covered

The End2End is a simple and effective one piece design swim spa cover. It is easy to use, easy to remove, easy to install and most importantly extremely effective heat retention, saving on energy costs. Unlike conventional swim spa covers the E2E cover just rolls off and stores at one end in seconds, either from […]

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Bespoke Spas

AstralPool UK tiled spas are available in a wide choice of finishes, including mosaic, glass and porcelain. The range includes skimmer spas and swim spas for domestic applications and deck level and hydro spas for commercial venues. The variety of additional features, such as water cannons, volcano pads and air loungers allows each spa to […]

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Dual Purpose

The Wellis Olympus swim spa provides a great number of uses for bathers. It is ideal for winding down after strenuous exercise or for completing light muscle stretching and home workouts. Most Wellis models are also equipped with separate sections for relaxation and gentle massage to provide the ultimate spa experience. The Olympus swim spa […]

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Jolly Good News

  Leading water treatment supplier Mineral Supplies International (MSI) has ventured in to the UK’s spa market with the launch of its brand new Jolly Gel Spa range. Jolly Gel Spa (JGS) follows the huge success of Jolly Gel flocculent for residential and commercial pools, both in the UK and worldwide. The formulation of JGS […]

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Buyer Beware

A Tablet is a tablet is a tablet – correct? No! Did you know there are different tablets available depending on your water testing method? Tablet Count and Visual Tests often use different “rapid dissolving” tablets compared to those used in photometric testing. Be sure to always advise your supplier of your system before making […]

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Cover Protection

The Poolsaver™ is a high quality, low priced manual safety cover that offers great protection for children and animals and against leaves and other debris. Its tough construction ensures it will safely support up to 100kg as per the latest French safety laws. The 12v electric Rolltrot can assist winding the cover off the pool […]

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New Filtration

An innovation in swimming pool filtration, Ceramiflo from Total Pool Filtration utilises ceramic microfiltration technology to provide unprecedented water quality filtering as low as 1 micron and removing up to 100% of Cryptosporidium oocysts in a single pass. As well as saving on water, chemicals and energy, the Ceramiflo has a fully automated backwash, reducing […]

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Winter Wonder

At the centre of Pollet Pool Group’s range of winter debris covers, the Skin Freeze provides a perfect tension once it is installed. The central drain grill allows for a quick evacuation of rainwater. As well as being strong and robust, the Skin Freeze offers good value for money and is of premium quality. Available […]

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saline

Wellness Alert

Saline Blue manufactures an extremely reliable, technologically advanced, salt water chlorinator which keeps a swimming pool at a constant chlorine level,a level which can be lower than that of normal ‘chlorine added’ pools. Besides being far healthier, with less maintenance, the water is silky soft on one’s skin, red eyes are a thing of the […]

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Optimum Efficiency

Heat pumps have been well-established for many years as the preferred low-cost heating system for pools, but now customers can enjoy even greater levels of cost-efficiency by opting for a Hydro-pro Inverter heat pump. This unit controls speed variations in both the compressor and the fan motor allowing for heating up to 7.6 times more […]

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Simple & Reliable

Offering superior water filtration quality, the self-cleaning NanoFiber filter is now available from AstralPool UK. The NanoFiber filter for pools is not a traditional cartridge filter; the difference lies in the material used to make the filter. The innovative material used to make the filter is of a higher quality than other filters thanks to […]

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Complete Control

The new intelligent nPooL control system from NIVEKO provides maximum comfort and minimal maintenance for the pool owner. Developed for NIVEKO pools, the nPooL controls most of the pool technology components and external equipment around the pool. Easily controlled through a tablet or smart phone, the owner has a continuous online overview of the pool […]

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Sure Underfoot

SureSet resin bound paving is a smooth, foot friendly, attractive pool surround that, with just a little maintenance, will last you for more than 25 years. Treat your feet to a beautiful SureSet surface, free of loose stone making it perfect for swimming pools, hot tubs, Jacuzzis and saunas. SureSet is a stylish and practical […]

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