EVERY POOL requires filtering and disinfection to kill harmful bacteria and control the spread of algae and other organisms.


What’s the smart, scalable answer for pool water disinfection? The many pool types in this magazine have one vital thing in common. They all require filtering and disinfection to kill harmful bacteria and control the spread of algae. Chlorination is the well-proven way to keep bathers safe, so the real question for pool operators is: […]

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THE 2021 TOP WINNERS were tenth anniversary team, Superior Wellness.


The UK spa and hot tub industry came together for an outstanding night of celebration for the presentation of the 2021 UK Pool & Spa Awards. Held in December, in the climate of the continuing global pandemic, an audience of 200 were asked to show a current negative Covid test before being allowed entry to […]

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HOSTING A DAY AT THE RACES were the PPG team from left to right: David Sargentson (General Manager), Kristy Carlisle (Technical Support Manager), Jimmy Lamb (Commercial Manager), Claire Hansberry (Business Development Manager, South), Dave Bretherton (Business Development Manager, North), Hannah Chappel (Business Development Manager, Central).


Pollet Pool Group UK entertained a number of its customers to a day Newbury races recently. The day was put on to thank those customers for their business in what has been a record year of sales for PPG. The gathering started with a short presentation from General Manager, David Sargentson providing an overview of […]

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SCS WERE CHOSEN to provide the pool shell on this natural swimming pool.


We meet the UK’s leading swimming pool concrete specialists… Being in the building trade from leaving school, David Bland fell into constructing swimming pools immediately after finishing his apprenticeship. Within three years, he had started a swimming pool construction company, with a colleague, that went on to become a prolific pool building team that was […]

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MORE THAN 70 COMPANIES were celebrating at the 2021 UK Pool & Spa Awards


More than 70 companies will be kicking of the new year with a timely marketing boost following their success in the recent UK Pool & Spa Awards competition. Open to all water leisure business across commercial, residential and wellness sectors, regardless of trade affiliation, the popular contest attracted more than 200 entries and the widest […]

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HEALTH AND WELLBEING for all ages is an important new focus. Picture – Good Boost


Jane Herbert reports on the conflicting demands for community water space… Commercial pool operators have rarely been under so much pressure. Swim England’s September 2021 report – A Decade of Decline – highlighted the urgent need for investment to combat ageing pool stock. Months of COVID restrictions have led to some facilities not re-opening at […]

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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 • Dehumidifcation & […]

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Need Chlorine but don’t want to handle or store hazardous chemicals on-site? Electronic Chlorination Technology assures safe, clean pool water without them! When it comes to water disinfection, safety and reliability are of paramount importance. Gaffey’s Hyprolyser systems are one of the safest, most reliable in-situ generator systems on the market. Manufactured here in the […]

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Research has shown that an uncovered pool can lose as much as 5˚c heat in 5 hours; installing a Thermo-safe cover can reduce heat loss in the same period to as little as 0.65˚c. Thermo-safe saves on heating costs and reduces chemical usage that would otherwise be lost through evaporation. -Nine different colours options -For […]

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The Mildenhall Hub has been described as a trailblazing project – bold, exciting and visionary with residents at its heart. The concept behind the community complex was to bring together a range of public services on one site, making access easier and cutting costs including high school, library, citizens advice, emergency service as well as […]

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