Pool and wellness global specialists, Barr + Wray has confirmed the appointment of Stuart Melville as Business Development Manager for their Aftersales division. Stuart Melville joins after six years with Brenntag, working across Scotland and North of England as Account Manager – Water. Stuart’s role will be customer facing and looking to further cement his […]
The opening of the new Fusion Lifestyle run Dartmouth Indoor Swimming Pool in December came about after many years of hard fundraising by the local community. Devonshire pool specialists, Westcountry Leisure installed the 25m swimming pool embracing the recent advances in pump technology and maximising the beneﬁts of variable speed pumps, and opting for the […]
Established in 1979, Paramount Pool Products will be celebrating 35 years of outstanding service to the pool and spa sectors with an open day events next month. Everyone who attends the two day event on March 5 and 6 will be entered into a prize draw enabling companies to win up to £22,000 in prizes. […]
With the UK under the stewardship of newly-elected Conservative leader, Margaret Thatcher, 1989 was a landmark year for a number of reasons including the felling of the Berlin Wall, golfer Nick Faldo becoming the first Brit to win the Masters, Arsenal winning the then first division while Band Aid were asking Do They Know It […]
The Pool & Spa Scene team looks back on the highs and lows of 2013 and looks ahead to 2014. Above ground pools were the come-back kings of 2013 as at last a real summer arrived on UK and northern European shores. It was a case of fortune favouring the brave, namely those who had […]
One of the key lessons that Golden Coast learned, as it rose to become one of Britain’s biggest suppliers of water leisure products to the trade, was the importance of building relationships. Having applied the principles and psychology of relationship building very successfully itself, the company is keen to help its trade customers to […]
Leisure Industry Week is renowned for its buzz and its lycra and this year, once again it did not disappoint.
For those who made the trip to Birmingham’s, there was plenty to inspire, enthuse and energise the leisure business sectors.
Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year – Shropshire-based ABS Pools is owned by Roger and Sarah Fildes, who bought the company in June 2003 from Alan Barr.
A new retrofit sales brochure from Golden Coast, is inspiring Britain’s estimated 215,000 private pool owners to upgrade their pools with green technologies and the UK’s many installers to profit from this often overlooked market.
Jacuzzi Group Worldwide, parent company of Jacuzzi Hot Tubs, Sundance Spas and ThermoSpas Hot Tub Products, has added yet another brand name to its stable with the acquisition of Dimension One Spas.