News Archives - Wet Leisure


New sports facilities have opened at Pickaquoy Centre in Kirkwall, Orkney’s sports, arts, leisure, cinema and conference facility. The extension is part of Orkney Islands Council’s £57m Schools Investment Programme, which also will deliver two new schools, the Orkney Arts Theatre and halls of residence. Read the full story at Leisure Design & Build [adrotate […]

Jurors at Stafford Crown Court have been told how bosses of a company supplying UK consumers with hot tubs cheated both customers and suppliers out of hundreds of thousands of pounds. Following numerous complaints, SPN first reported on the firm, Staffordshire based Spa Serve (also known under the name Trade Price Group) back in 2010. […]

The first ever EUSA (European Union of Swimming Pool and Spa Associations) awards took place at the aquanale exhibition held in Cologne, Germany on Thursday 24th October, with resounding success, announcing 9 winners across 12 countries. Competition was tough with EUSA representing over 2,000 swimming pool and spa companies across Europe. Read the full story […]

The sale of certain chemicals and poisons has always been regulated to ensure such products are available to those with a legitimate need while preventing the risk of misuse either inadvertently or by criminal design. On Thursday 21 November, the Home Office opened two consultations to seek views on proposed amendments to the current set […]

The organisers of the 2014 SPATEX trade show have announced that the exhibition is a sell-out, two months before the event opens. “The industry has spoken loud and clear in its support for the move to the Ricoh Arena,” says show organiser Michele Bridle. “The sell-out reinforces the fact that Spatex is the wet leisure […]

Strict legal requirements in Germany for water filtration have been the basis for the development of a new, high tech alternative filter media. FIBALON®, is an innovative and highly efficient filter for water purification in swimming pools, spas, aquaria and other water systems. Developed in cooperation with the Environment Institute in Neuenmarkt Read the full […]