A six pool, multi-million project by Aqua Platinum Projects… A gold award winning project in the recent UK Pool & Spa Awards, The Aqua Club is a new £10 million swimming and wellness space, part of the luxury Headland Hotel. Set on an iconic clifftop overlooking Cornwall’s stunning Fistral Beach, near Newquay, Headland’s Aqua Club […]

Read More


Staff and customers at Pollet Pool Group are united in wishing Peter Turnbull the very best in retirement as he steps down from his role as head of the UK division. Peter is planning a move abroad to enjoy sunnier climes, pandemic permitting, to maximise the potential of his golden years. “I want to pay […]

Read More
History Makers 1


As part of a £90 million refurbishment across the entire estate, Ursell Pools & Wellness oversaw the installation of two state of the art tiled swimming pools with a luxury thermal suite at The Coach House Spa, part of the prestigious and historic Beaverbrook Estate Hotel and Golf Club site. Dating back to the 19th […]

Read More
Labour of Love _3 feature


Blue Cube Pools revamps a tired old pool… It is amazing just how much you can transform a pool when you combine imagination and skill. This renovation has been a labour of love and Bedfordshire-based Blue Cube Pools could not be happier with the outcome. The customer wanted to create a space which would become […]

Read More
picture perfect 1


Inter Continental London at the O2 commissioned the London Swimming Pool Company to build a large main pool, spa pool, and a steam and sauna room, to complement its gym, massage and therapy rooms. The new facilities would enable the hotel to offer the entire spa experience from swimming and exercise to relaxation and treatments. […]

Read More


The UK division of Pollet Pool Group set the seal on a record breaking year for the team with their traditional Open Day event at its Newbury headquarters. Peter Turnbull, General Manager, welcomed customers, product partners and Swimming Pool Scene, to what he hoped would prove to be an informative and rewarding event. “It was […]

Read More
Sad Loss - Bernd Rothfuss

Sad Loss Is Deeply Felt Around The World

Management and staff of the BAYROL Group have been deeply affected by the unexpected death of Bernd Rothfuss after a short and fatal illness. Bernd, 69, who is survived by his wife Ingrid and four children, had been a popular managing director of the BAYROL group from 1994 to 2010. “We owe everything to Bernd […]

Read More

Winning Formula For Pollet

The team from Pollet Pool Group welcomed delegates to its annual UK seminar, held in Cheltenham last month, confident they would find the event both informative and enjoyable. Delegates were introduced to the technicalities of a range of new and upgraded products with a slick programme of seminars featuring flagship brands. “At Pollet Pool Group […]

Read More
An impressive line-up of hot tubs and swim spas will be on display
at the two-day show.

New Look Hot Tub Expo Packs A Punch

With the largest selection of hot tubs and swim spas on display anywhere in the UK, the new look Hot Tub Living Expo is back with a bang this month. Taking place on October 24 & 25 in Hall 11 at The NEC in Birmingham, the new and improved show is a not to be […]

Read More
Rio’s highly trained service engineers maintain some of the Cotswolds’ most prestigious pools.

Family Affair

Family values are at the heart of Gloucestershire-based Rio Pools’ philosophy, which has proven to be a winning formula. The company specialises in swimming pool installations and refurbishments, commercial and domestic servicing and maintenance, chemicals and accessories. The close-knit Rio Pools team is headed up by managing director Rob Bateman, a larger than life character, […]

Read More