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Why the Olympic pool water went green – and how to avoid it!

If, like us here at UK Pool Store, you can’t take your eyes off the Olympics again this year (and of course especially the swimming pool based events) you’ll have noticed recently that the pool water degenerated from crystal blues … Continue reading

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Design of Birmingham’s Olympic swimming pool revealed

These are the first architect’s images of Birmingham new £58 million Olympic standard swimming pool, water park and leisure centre. The centre, to be built on St Vincent Street, near the National Indoor Arena, will include a 50 metre pool … Continue reading

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Construction work begins on new 50-metre swimming pool

Leading construction firm Willmott Dixon is undertaking work on a new swimming pool for the University of Surrey. Willmott Dixon began excavating the 50-metre pool last month, which will form the focal point of the university’s new Sports Park complex. The … Continue reading

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Birmingham Forges The Way Ahead

The first phase of plans to create a new network of swimming pools across Birmingham has been outlined in a council report. Phase one of the Swimming Pool Provision strategy, to be considered by Birmingham City Council’s Cabinet today, will … Continue reading

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