CHILDREN UNABLE to swim are most likely to come from low income, Black and Asian backgrounds.

SWIM UNITED CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED

Swim England has joined three of the biggest names in the sport and leading aquatic organisations in pledging its support for a major campaign to ensure all children who leave primary school by 2025 are able to swim. The Swim United campaign has been launched by swimwear brand Speedo alongside Olympic gold medallist Adam Peaty, […]

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PULLING THE PUBLIC POOL PLUG

It’s pretty unusual for swimming pools to be so thoroughly in the news. They were in the headlines over covid of course, which finished off about 200 pools. Then last autumn there were warnings from Swim England that up to 2,000 more might close in the next ten years, starved of the funds necessary for […]

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CHRIS CARR presents ISPE’s Back To Basics seminar.

ISPE BACK ON TRACK

With live events getting back to normal again now, following a pause for the summer season, the next ISPE Seminar will take place at the Ship Hotel, Weybridge, Surrey, another new venue for ISPE, on Tuesday 18th October this year. Following this, the Institute returns to the Walton Park Hotel, Clevedon, North Somerset on Tuesday […]

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THE FUN FACTOR

We go on location to Armagh in Northern Ireland…. Located at the south side of Craigavon’s balancing lake and enjoying outstanding views of Craigavon City Park, the South Lake Leisure Centre is a state-of-the-art facility situated in a pre-existing network of walking and cycling paths covering around three miles. The largest project within Armagh City, […]

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SOLAR ECLIPSE® SLATS were introduced to the Roldeck range a few years ago. Pic.Whitewaters

BETWEEN THE POOL COVERS

Insights on cover sales for both pools and swim spas… With many swimming pool companies struggling to find and retain qualified in-house staff, it is no wonder that demand has never been so high for swimming pool cover specialists. “We try to provide a reactive service, generally responding within seven days to attend either a […]

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HEAT RETAINING POOLS

Attention pool builders, did you know that the Polypool panel system is significantly cheaper to heat and maintain temperature compared to other pool building methods? This is thanks to the heat retention technology, which is so important with the rising energy costs. Polypool is also fully customisable and have super fast turnaround time. What is […]

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CLEANING ROBOTS

The SCP range is composed of all the technologies on the market and can meet all the demands of pool owners: • Hydraulic robots with the Hayward® and Vektro ® brands • Battery operated robots with the Vektro ® brand • Electric robots with the Hexagone ®, Hayward ®, Maytronics ®, Zenit ® and now […]

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EXCEEDING PART L REGS, the Polypool heat retention panel system is ideal for both residential and commercial projects.

PACKING A PUNCH

Polypool searches for more UK trade partners… Offering insulated panels that are eight times more efficient at retaining heat than your average double-glazed window, the Polypool system packs a powerful punch when it comes to energy busting sales messages. Most importantly, customers, who have made the decision to buy, don’t have to be waiting months […]

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VENTILATION TECHNOLOGY

Recotherm have over 30 years’ experience in pool environment control. They cater for a wide range of needs and supply swimming pool ventilation systems to local authorities, hotels, leisure centres, gyms and to private individuals. They offer full fresh air dehumidification with air-to-air renewable heating & cooling • Substantial cooling as standard • Dehumidification & […]

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POOL CONSTRUCTION will have to show at least 25 per cent of energy efficiency measures.

PART L SET FOR GREEN UPGRADE

As the UK and the building sector move towards a net zero future, changes to Part L of the Building Regulations are set to be introduced. The updated guidelines will set new benchmarks for the design and build standards for energy performance and carbon emissions of new and existing buildings including swimming pools. The new […]

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