Tag Archives: Swimming Pool News

Smart Pumps – Reduce bills, save the environment and keep a clean pool

Pumping out the Waste What would you say if I told you that by making one small change to your pool you could save a significant amount per year? Not only that, but you would reduce your carbon footprint whilst … Continue reading

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5 of the World’s Best Swimming Pools!

Swimming Pools are Awesome   If you own any kind of pool, then I guess this is something we can agree on. Some pools, however, are definitely more awesome that others; perfectly sculpted things of beauty that you can witter … 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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The man paid to test swimming pool flumes around the world

A 29-year-old is paid to travel around the world in order to test holiday resort swimming pool flumes.     Tommy Lynch has travelled more than 27,000 miles to don his Speedos and try out the slides for holiday giant … 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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Water works for joint pain

The benefits of hydrotherapy to sore muscles and stiff joints is immeasurable HYDROTHERAPY MEANS different things to different people. In the so-called wellness industry, luxuriating in swimming pools with hot and cold water jet sprays and jacuzzis is sometimes referred … Continue reading

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New Flexible Pool & Spa Pipe can finally Handle Chlorine!

 The Hi-Fitt® laboratories present Barrierflex CDS®, the first spiral hose for swimming pools and spas able to resist corrosion by chlorinated water. This exclusive product unites two patented technologies in just one hose: a rigid spiral covered by a Spiral … Continue reading

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Heather Mills tries to keep £1 million pool by saying fire brigade can use it

Heather Mills has launched a bid to keep her £1 million swimming pool, which she built without planning permission, by saying the fire brigade can use it to put out blazes in her village.   Sir Paul McCartney’s ex-wife, 40, … Continue reading

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‘Londoners won’t have more public swimming pools by 2012’

Olympics chiefs’ plans for the sporting legacy of the 2012 Games took a blow today as the provision of public swimming pools in London was revealed. An unprecedented audit of facilities by the London Assembly shows that after decades of … Continue reading

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Olympic team to design Plymouth Life Centre

THE Life Centre in Plymouth will be designed by the team that built the iconic “Water Cube” aquatics centre, pictured, for the Beijing Olympics. And top British architect Will Alsop will also have a hand in the project, The Herald … Continue reading

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