Top marks for Buckingham Pools in the education pool sector… All swimming pools are highly technical, complex installations and this is especially so in the high-footfall school, university or leisure centre sector. Whether you are dreaming of an Olympic-level competition pool, a tailor-made therapy pool for specific groups or a learner pool with depth flexibility, […]

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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 […]

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It has been more than a year since the government announced public swimming pools would close as part of the efforts to curb the spread of coronavirus. The long wait is over. Pools across the UK will be reopening from Monday 12th April with millions able to go swimming again. A whopping 3,794 facilities with […]

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The range of Niveko pools has always been based on the option to adapt them to suit the customer’s requirements. The selection of literally every detail thus depends solely on your ideas and dreams, which Niveko will then bring to life. There are seven different types of pool to choose from, every detail of which […]

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RESIDENTIAL POOL CASE STUDY The Daisy + water treatment system was the ideal choice for this eco-minded customer… Scooping both the over £120k Residential Pools title and the Energy Efficiency and Eco Pool Of the Year crown, this double award winning residential pool project turned the heads of the judges in the recent UK Pool […]

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The new man at the helm of PPG UK & Ireland, David Sargentson has been involved in construction and water industries for more than 30 years. The newly appointed PPG General Manager began his working life with the RAF as an aircraft engine technician before progressing to British Aerospace’s Military Aircraft Division working in Saudi […]

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JEAN-LOUIS ALBOUY has taken over the SCP Europe reins from outgoing General Manager, Sylvia Montfort


The European division of SCP/ POOLCORP has confirmed the handover of managerial reins from Sylvia Monfort, SCP European General Manager for 20 years, to Jean-Louis Albouy. Poolcorp is the world leader in the distribution of equipment for the construction, renovation and maintenance of swimming pools, spas, and saunas to swimming pool professionals with 17 distribution […]

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POOL PEOPLE – Simon Jones

Helping his father and a family friend on a swimming pool stand at the Royal Welsh Show proved to be a landmark holiday treat for a young Simon Jones, of AstralPool UK, now one of the UK’s leading experts in pool provision… WHAT WAS YOUR INTRODUCTION TO THE POOL INDUSTRY? As a lad, I spent […]

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On The Frontline

Service and repair call-outs represent one of the biggest marketing opportunities for pool companies. From building customer relationships to advising on new products, equipment, upgrades or refurbishments – today’s pool technicians are on the frontline of the pool business. While some companies are not maximising the full potential of the routine service visit, many switched-on […]

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Michael Fassbender takes a dip in the Jetswim supplied by
Sundance Pools UK in Assassin’s Creed. Pic: @AssassinsCreed.

Sundance Pools Makes Cinema Debut

Sundance Pools UK has taken a starring role in this season’s biggest blockbuster movie – Assassin’s Creed. The Aylesbury-based fibreglass pool company supplied a Jetswim 4m one-piece swimming pool for the multi-million pound movie, which stars Michael Fassbender. Sundance Pools worked closely with the film production company’s art directors, special effects and construction teams and […]

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