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Heatstar Technical Seminar

Free Technical Training Seminars

The pool trade can boost their knowledge and expertise in the vital area of energy efficient climate control system by attending free training seminars being organised by market leading Heatstar. Throughout 2017, Heatstar have been piloting free technical training seminars for pool installers at AstralPool’s head office in Fareham in the south of England. The […]

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ISPE

Record Turn Out For Institute

At the recent 116th ISPE One-Day seminar, held near Hemel Hempstead, ISPE Vice President Colin Day announced that the day’s attendance of over 50 delegates was the highest attendance at an ISPE Seminar since November 2008. The morning’s sessions looked at various aspects of water treatment and water problems and there were seven, 15-minute presentations. […]

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Black Friday

Black Friday and Cyber Monday Sales Boom

Pool suppliers experienced a surge in sales at the end of November thanks to the increasingly popular special sales days. The American tradition sees prices plummet on the day after Thanksgiving, with the British market adopting the tradition in recent years. For suppliers to the residential pool market these savings are a huge draw from […]

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Ocea Web Window

Ocea Unveils New Web Window

Ocea automatic swimming pool covers has unveiled its new, industry-leading website designed to work as an on-line interactive brochure allowing visitors, including trade specialists and architects, as well as end users, to see all the aspects and benefits of the Ocea automatic swimming pool cover system. Most importantly, it will serve as an enhanced sales […]

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Winning Formula For Pollet

The team from Pollet Pool Group welcomed delegates to its annual UK seminar, held in Cheltenham last month, confident they would find the event both informative and enjoyable. Delegates were introduced to the technicalities of a range of new and upgraded products with a slick programme of seminars featuring flagship brands. “At Pollet Pool Group […]

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Winning Work And Play Recipes

Bosta UK recently gathered customers, from all over Europe, for a grand tour of its state-of-the art European distribution centre near Veghel, in Holland. The 11,000m2 surface area ‘smart’ warehouse is packed with €20m stock at any one time representing a staggering 19,000 product lines. The mammoth building boasts 18,000 pallet stations, ten loading docks […]

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Wave Of Success For Aquanale

Sustainable, energy-efficient solutions along with ‘smart’ operating systems were the stand-out themes at this year’s Aquanale exhibition, held in Cologne in November. Held in conjunction with the International Trade Fair for Amenity Areas, Sports and Pool Facilities (FSB), Aquanale attracted around 26,600 visitors, who were able to see 282 exhibitors from 30 countries.“Aquanale continues to […]

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Skys The Limit

The Sky’s The Limit

Commercial pool specialists Devin Consulting hit a landmark figure last month after being appointed to design its 500th project. The Newcastle-based business have been responsible for some of the worlds’ most prestigious projects since 2000 including; the London Aquatic Centre for 2012 Olympics, Manchester Aquatic Centre and projects from Azerbaijan to Delhi and Qatar. Established […]

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Trade Association

Trade Association Alliance

Away from Brexit, British industries are still looking to strengthen their ties with Europe and the rest of the world. Chris Hayes, Managing Director of the British Swimming Pool Federation (BSPF), was among the representatives of 16 nations meeting at Cologne’s Aquanale event to announce the formation of a World Alliance of Pool and Spa […]

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Sarah Hacker

Reading Invests In Community Swimming

Despite the closure of the cherished Arthur Hill Lido in Reading, plans to find a suitable replacement are coming to fruition. A new demountable pool including 25m five-lane pool is nearing completion, with the main building structure now in place and the final touches expected to be completed by January 15th 2018.Work on the pool […]

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Gareth Jones

Spa Star: Gareth Jones

Gareth is the Managing Director for UK Leisure Living, one of the fastest growing hut tub and swim spa companies in the UK over the last two years. Explain your current role? I set up UK Leisure Living two years ago. This was because of my passion for the industry – I have a hot […]

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Marketplace

Space Saver

Space Saver

Aqua Warehouse are helping bathers utilise their space to relax with this stylish and simple but convenient way to store your towels. Aqua Towel Rail is one of those simple products that enhances your spa experience by storing your towel a short distance from splashing water and steam but within easy reach. When not in […]

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Bespoke Spas

Bespoke Spas

AstralPool UK tiled spas are available in a wide choice of finishes, including mosaic, glass and porcelain. The range includes skimmer spas and swim spas for domestic applications and deck level and hydro spas for commercial venues. The variety of additional features, such as water cannons, volcano pads and air loungers allows each spa to […]

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HSG282

Be HSG282 Ready

The Health and Safety Guideline 282 (HSG282) came into effect in early 2017. The main aim for the introduction was to reduce the risk of Legionella outbreaks associated with spas and hot tubs in commercial settings. Section 5 of the guideline focuses on water testing and what needs to be tested: Disinfectant, pH and Total […]

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Hot Tub Oasis

Hot Tub Oasis

Add style and luxury to your showroom and with a simple turn of a key show customers how their cover could become an attractive gazebo. The Covana OASIS is not only a hot tub cover, it’s also an automated, state-of-the-art, easy-to-use gazebo, that’s designed for greater simplicity. Covana is innovative, versatile and compatible with multiple […]

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World-Class Machines

Capable of moving over a million litres (1000m3) per hour, Swimstream produces high quality swimming machines unlike any other. The water speed is fully adjustable from inside the pool. This makes Swimstream suitable for the most demanding athlete, as well as the casual swimmer. Fast or slow, Swimstream always moves a substantial amount of water, […]

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Exciting Eclipse

Exciting Eclipse

Market-leading Ocea UK has released details of its new launch, the exciting Eclipse profile. Following a half million Euro investment to install new specially designed tri-extrusion machines, Ocea now manufacture an exclusive slat profile which includes a special layer of UV protection and a new chamber design to help prevent Algae formation. The Eclipse profiles […]

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Ladder treads

Ladder Treads

Plastica’s 43mm ladders are made from grade 316 stainless steel and are suitable for use in salt water pools. They are supplied with our own custom designed treads and fixtures, also all moulded in-house to Plastica’s normal high standards. The Company offer all the same designs as we previously have including: all normal ladders, undercover […]

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Invisible Skimmer

Invisible Skimmer

Niveko has added the Invisible Skimmer, a unique design for to its product portfolio, an in-house innovation developed by the Niveko team itself. Thanks to the unique solution of the skimmer design, Niveko has created a minimalist transition between the pool wall and the water run-off while maintaining the maximum water level; a unique solution […]

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Green Chemistry

Green Chemistry

With the new conservational water analysis, it has now proven possible to achieve what once seemed impossible: reagents that are easy to dose; are safe; have a long and stable shelf-life; are extremely accurate; provide reproducible results; and are environmentally friendly. Whether you decide in favour of the classic pool tester, the domestic electronic pool […]

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Pollet Chlorydos 10 Complete

Complete Control

The Chlorydos 10 Complete is a dosing station for calcium hypochlorite, acid and flocculant, complete with automatic control system measuring free chlorine, pH-value, redox and temperature. Available through Pollet Pool Group, the Chlorydos 10 is the ultimate combined control and feeder system ideal for pools up to 1,100m3. The user-friendly touchscreen display indicates current data […]

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Onepiece Pools

One-Piece Pools

Bosta UK is proud to introduce their successful range of one-piece fibreglass pools, ranging from 4.5 metres up to 10 metres. Bosta pools are some of the most competitively priced in-ground pools on the market and offer quick and easy installation with a wide variety of finishes, designs and sizes The price includes filtration and […]

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Super suction

Super Suction

Combining the unique filtration properties of the MultiCyclone Plus MC12 and Supastream self-priming pump, the Ultravac is an ideal maintenance tool for commercial or large domestic pools. Vacuuming through the MultiCyclone unit enables you to remove debris out of the pool or water feature without losing water. The cart is made from strong powder coated […]

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Heat Is On

Heat Is On

Plastica’s recently launched range of Relax pool hall dehumidifiers have generated much interest from the UK pool trade. The slim, sleek glass-fronted units resemble a giant smart phone, so require minimum space and make an attractive addition to the pool area. The aesthetically pleasing units can remove over 100 litres of water per day, converting […]

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Not Your Average Filter

Not Your Average Filter

The self-cleaning NanoFiber Auto filter for pools is not a traditional cartridge filter. The difference lies in the material used to make the filter. The innovative material used to make the filter is of a higher quality than other filters thanks to the NanoFibre network, which filters particles as small as 5 to 8 microns. […]

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Display Offer

Display Offer

The Relax Spa Water Treatment range has been given a new look with eye catching, contemporary branding and point-of-sale display stands. Why not enhance your showroom and take advantage of the Relax Spa Display – presenting core water treatment products and optimising exposure of ‘impulse sales’ such as Aromatherapy Fragrances and Spa Jolly Gel. Simply […]

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ROBOT DOLPHIN

Clean Sweep

A new addition for SCP in 2017 is the latest in the POOLSTYLE range of robotic cleaners by Maytronics/Dolphin. This new cleaner is suitable for smaller pools up to a maximum of 8m in length and features a 15m cable. The POOLSTYLE Plus will clean the floor and wall of the pool in a cycle […]

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Bespoke Spa

Bespoke Spas

AstralPool UK tiled spas are available in a wide choice of finishes, including mosaic, glass and porcelain. The range includes skimmer spas and swim spas for domestic applications and deck level and hydro spas for commercial venues. The variety of additional features, such as water cannons, volcano pads and air loungers allows each spa to […]

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Step Up

Step Up

The new Aqua Step from Aqua Spa Supplies is a stylish, yet simple four piece snap together step. Designed to accompany both square and round hot tubs, the two tier step is made from maintenance free plastic which includes UV inhibitors to ensure years of reliable service. Available in two colours, brown or light grey, […]

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