Category Archives: General

Weather Forcast for week Commencing 4th August

Swimming Weather ?- at least the kids will grin & bear it As one low moves away towards Scandinavia the next low is gaining momentum in the Atlantic. Monday looks like a reasonable day of sunny spells and scattered, mainly … Continue reading

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Britain’s ‘best’ tap waters named

Water supplied by Severn Trent has been named Britain’s best tasting tap water by a panel of food and drink experts. The panel, including Michelin-starred chef Tom Aikens, gave 10 firms’ samples a mark out of five for clarity, smell … Continue reading

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Weather Forcast for week Commencing 28th July

Swimming Weather – at least for a while longer A complex low, centred to the west of the British Isles looks set to be the dominant feature of this week’s weather. A succession of fronts will bring an initial, thundery … Continue reading

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Weather Forcast for week Commencing 21st July

Finally – Swimming Weather! Apart from a little rain in the northwest of the UK early in the period most places will be fine and dry. Atmospheric pressure will rise steadily day by day, peaking midweek and then falling back. … Continue reading

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UKPOOLSTORE SUPPORTS HELP FOR HEROES

We are delighted to announce the incorporation of HELP For HEROES campaign onto our website. As an ex-Army man of over 10 years I am only too aware of the courage and commitment our Armed Forces give on a daily basis in some … Continue reading

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Dimension ! – Spa of the month

Dimension One Spas are a world leading brand of Hot Tubs and a passion for innovation has driven the company for nearly three decades. In fact, D1 Hot Tubs hold over 30 patents; more than any other hot tub manufacturer. … Continue reading

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Weather Forcast for week Commencing 14th July

After some warmth in the south and east at first, a cold front will slip south across the UK introducing cooler conditions. From mid-week onwards a cyclonic west or north-westerly airflow will bring a scattering of showers. Rainfall amounts are … Continue reading

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At a family pool party there is always the risk of the odd uninvited guest.

But few could be as unwelcome as a very large bull. Just as the Stewart family were readying themselves for their first dip in the pool, the beast careered down the hill and plunged into the water. The pool at … Continue reading

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New solar concentrators could replace solar panels

A new compact method utilizing solar concentrators to generate electricity could make solar panels that contain expensive photovoltaic cells that convert sunlight into electricity a thing of the past. Solar concentrators can be used to increase the electrical power obtained … Continue reading

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New 97% Efficient Certikin Genie Boiler – (it’s Green, it’s Lean!)

As we all know the cost of all fuels is rising faster than your average Sputnik, so it is refreshing to see new products emerge onto the market for the Swimming Pool Industry. The Genie Boiler is one such product; … Continue reading

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