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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The pool at the Marina Centre in Great Yarmouth is benefiting from a brand new filtration system thanks to Pool Maintenance.

Seafront Pool Gets Filtration Makeover

The swimming pool at the Marina Centre in Great Yarmouth has undergone a major refurbishment, headed up by specialist water leisure engineers Pool Maintenance. The authority-owned seafront facility on Marine Parade, which is run by the Great Yarmouth Sport and Leisure Trust, hadn’t been renovated since it opened over 35 years ago. The entire existing […]

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Good Housekeeping

Routine checks and regular servicing not only ensure the safe and efficient running of the pool, but will also prevent problems arising in the future. “The service and maintenance of a swimming pool is an important issue and should be taken very seriously,” advises John Cheek FISPE, Managing Director at Hydrospec. “It should be the […]

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Spa Fined Over Health And Safety Breaches

The owner of a Derbyshire beauty salon has been fined £2,500 after six youngsters fell ill after using a bacteria-ridden spa pool. The girls complained of earache and all reported an itchy, painful rash all over their bodies following a birthday pampering party at Kensington Salon and Spa in May 2013. They were later diagnosed […]

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ISPE Celebrates Stand Out Members

The Institute of Swimming Pool Engineers (ISPE) paid a special thanks to one of its longest-serving members at the recent annual general meeting, by presenting John Asher with an award in recognition of his commitment to the Institute. John Asher of Asher Pools in Lincolnshire retired from the Institute Council earlier this year after nearly […]

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When Going Green Is Good For Pools

Customer demand for more environmentally-friendly, cost-efficient, pool maintenance products has led to Jetform Swimming Pools converting half of its 250 residential and commercial maintenance customers to Zeoclere30 filtration media within weeks of stocking it. Based in Essex and working all over the London and the home counties, Jetform is an award winning high-end pool construction […]

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Starring TV Role For Lifestyle Group Pool

Northamptonshire-based Lifestyle Group was pleasantly surprised to see a very familiar pool used as a location for Hunted, a BBC One series shown recently, to national acclaim. This swimming pool’s shotcrete shell was built by Lifestyle’s subsidiary company, Guntek Ltd in 2005. The build specification was 200mm thick shotcrete with double steel reinforcement. The pool interior and surround were finished in white Italian marble to stunning effect.

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The John Preston Pool & Spa Services team worked around the clock, seven days a week, right up to Christmas Eve, to ensure this outstanding pool hall project was finished in time for what was a festive season to remember for one lucky customer. The David family live near the Lancashire coast in Formby, in five acres of woodland that, as well as the new pool hall, boasts its own go-kart track and tennis courts, The pool is set in an ancillary building separate from the house and is constructed from a huge oak framework supporting a glass roof with a six metre span.

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