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Head of Marketing and Business Development
Salary: Competitive
Location: Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
Company: Kynren


Food and Beverage Assistant
Salary: Competitive
Location: Windsor, United Kingdom
Company: Legacy Leisure
Team Leaders
Salary: Competitive
Location: Harrow, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active
Team Leader
Salary: Competitive salary
Location: Aylesbury, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active
Skipper
Salary: Competitive
Location: Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Company: Parkwood Leisure
Recreation Assistant Apprentice - Lambeth
Location: Clapham, South Lambeth, London, United Kingdom
Company: GLL
Swimming Teacher
Salary: Competitive
Location: London, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active
Casual Recreation Assistants
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Location: Snaresbrook, London, United Kingdom
Company: Sylvestrian Leisure Centre
Fitness Manager - Windsor Leisure Centre
Salary: £21,000 - £26,000
Location: Windsor, United Kingdom
Company: Legacy Leisure
Duty Manager - Northcroft Leisure Centre
Salary: £18,000
Location: Newbury, United Kingdom
Company: Legacy Leisure
Leisure Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £9.30 per hour
Location: Mile End, East London
Company: GLL
Sport Wales National Support Officer
Salary: 23,400 to £26,400 per annum
Location: Cardiff, United Kingdom
Company: Sport Wales
Duty Manager
Salary: £18,000
Location: Burghfield Common, United Kingdom
Company: Legacy Leisure
Swimming Teacher
Salary: £11.74 - £12.94 ph (plus 10% market supplement)
Location: Marlborough, United Kingdom
Company: Wiltshire Council
Trampoline Coach
Salary: Competitive salary
Location: Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active
Swimming Teacher
Salary: £11.74 - £12.94 per hour (plus 10% market supplement)
Location: Tidworth, United Kingdom
Company: Wiltshire Council
Swimming Instructors
Salary: Up to £21 per hour
Location: London, United Kingdom
Company: Swimming Nature
Swimming Instructors
Salary: Up to £18 per hour
Location: Hampshire, United Kingdom
Company: Swimming Nature
Team leaders (Wet)
Salary: Competitive salary, excellent benefits
Location: Staines-upon-Thames, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active

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in this issue

• Tourism deal in 'common interest' of Europe
• TRIB3 set to open in Leeds and Moscow
• Luxury hotel included in Newcastle plan


Property & tenders
Opportunity for long-term leasehold in New Art Gallery Walsall
Location: Company: Walsall Council
Opportunities to operate Pleasure Boats and Amusement Attractions at Hanley Park, Stoke-on- Trent
Location: Company: Stoke-on-Trent City Council
Mepal Outdoor Activities Centre - Partnership / Investment Opportunity
Location: Cambridgeshire Company: East Cambridgeshire District Council
Invitation to tender - Management of Rosliston Centre
Location: Rosliston, South Derbyshire Company: South Derbyshire District Council
For Sale / To Let Outdoor Pursuits Centre
Location: Company: GVA
A Historic Opportunity - Hastings Castle
Location: Hastings Company: GVA
More property/tenders>>

News headlines
Birmingham named candidate city for UK’s 2022 Commonwealth Games bid   Birmingham named candidate city for UK’s 2022 Commonwealth Games bid


By Tom Walker

Birmingham has beaten Liverpool in a two-horse race to be named the preferred candidate city for the UK’s bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games. The decision to put Birmingham forward – made by an independent assessment panel, in partnership with officials from the DCMS – brings to an end rival city Liverpool’s .... more>>
GLL awarded West Oxfordshire leisure management contract   GLL awarded West Oxfordshire leisure management contract


By Deven Pamben

Charitable social enterprise Greenwich Leisure Limited (GLL) has been awarded a 10-year contract to run eight West Oxfordshire sports facilities following a competitive re-tender process.   The new deal begins on 1 August and will see GLL, which operates under the ‘Better’ brand, continue to manage Bartholomew .... more>>
Thermae Bath Spa’s marketing chief given outstanding contribution award   Thermae Bath Spa’s marketing chief given outstanding contribution award


By Tom Walker

Peter Rollins, director of marketing and communications at the Thermae Bath Spa has been handed the Outstanding Contribution Award at this year’s Bath Business Awards. Rollins, who heads up the marketing departments of the Thermae Bath Spa and the five-star Gainsborough Hotel in the city, has been credited with .... more>>

Championship rugby clubs launch grassroots initiative  
By Tom Walker

Professional clubs playing in the second tier of English rugby have signed up to a grassroots rugby development programme which will see a selection of players from each club go out and help .... more>>
£7.5m Erdington Leisure Centre opens to the public  
By Tom Walker

Erdington Leisure Centre in Birmingham will open to the public today (4 September) as part of Birmingham City Council’s (BCC) £40m investment programme in the city’s ageing leisure centre .... more>>
English GPs 'unaware' of physical activity recommendations  
By Tom Walker

A vast majority of doctors in England are “unfamiliar” with the recommended levels of physical activity – resulting in up to 72 per cent of GPs never discussing the benefits of prescribed .... more>>
£32.8m Maidenhead leisure centre to feature 'indoor garden' and 200-station health club  
By Tom Walker

The Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead (RBWM) council has revealed detailed plans for the new £32.8m Braywick Leisure Centre in Maidenhead, scheduled to open in 2019. Designed by .... more>>
Funding reinstated as Table Tennis England pushes through governance reforms

 
By Matthew Campelli

Table Tennis England’s public funding has been reinstated after the national governing body finally agreed to a package of reforms compliant with the government’s Code for Sports .... more>>
Only 5 per cent of athletes funded by UK Sport come from black or Asian backgrounds  
By Matthew Campelli

The number of athletes from ethnic minority backgrounds being funded by UK Sport has not increased over the past year, shining the spotlight on the organisation’s diversity credentials. .... more>>
Table Tennis England become first NGB to lose funding for breaching governance code
 
By Matthew Campelli

The national governing body for table tennis has become the first to breach the government’s Code for Sports Governance, with its full £9m (US$11.6m, €10.2m) Sport England funding .... more>>
Sport Wales opens up £3m community physical activity fund  
By Matthew Campelli

Community groups, sports clubs and businesses have the chance to bid for a portion of a £3m (US$3.8m, €3.4m) physical activity fund being made available by Sport Wales. The National .... more>>
CIMSPA nets first partner outside of the UK  
By Matthew Campelli

CIMSPA – the Chartered Institute for the Management of Sport and Physical Activity – has agreed its first partnership with a non-UK provider. Beau Sejour Leisure Centre in the Channel .... more>>
Ukactive launches Manifesto for an Active Britain ahead of general election  
By Tom Walker

Ukactive has launched a five-point manifesto designed to improve the health of the nation, urging all parties to adopt policies within it ahead of the .... more>>
Sport and leisure venues affected as Manchester City Council proposes £30m cuts  
By Matthew Campelli

Several sport and leisure facilities in Manchester, such as the National Cycling Centre, Taekwondo Centre and Squash Centre, may be forced to share back office services as the city council .... more>>
Four Olympic sports lose funding for Tokyo 2020 cycle  
By Tom Walker

Elite sports funding body UK Sport has left four Olympic sports – archery, badminton, fencing and weightlifting - without funding for the 2020 Games in Tokyo. Announcing its funding .... more>>
Over a thousand playing fields saved by Sport England intervention  
By Matthew Campelli

Sport England intervention has saved or improved more than 1,000 playing fields over the last year. According to figures from the grassroots sports quango, 91 per cent of playing fields .... more>>

Features
Future of leisure

New opening:
Future of leisure


Selby Summit focuses on activity, not sport. Is it a new era for leisure centres?
Making a big play

Adult play:
Making a big play


LM reports on the emerging trend of adults playing like kids
Bright Hart Lane

Community:
Bright Hart Lane


Grant Cornwell on the Tottenham Hotspur Foundation’s community work
James White

People profile:
James White


Thermal spa researcher and consultant on leading major overhaul of Maruia Hot Springs in New Zealand
Rule breakers

Disruption:
Rule breakers


Leisure architecture that’s pushing boundaries and upturning expectations
Lak Mitchell

People profile:
Lak Mitchell


Lak Mitchell on driving the Boomtown Festival for eight successful years
Dr William Bird

People profile:
Dr William Bird


The outdoor exercise pioneer on the FLAME Award-winning Beat the Street
Winds of change

Social good:
Winds of change


Learn about the Change Foundation and the opportunities it creates
Failing the elderly

Editor’s letter:
Failing the elderly


Liz Terry shares her thoughts
Play to the crowd

Sports:
Play to the crowd


When public sector budgets are tight, crowdfunding is an attractive option
Product news
Innovative hydration for gyms

Innovative hydration for gyms

FROM SPORT-KIT.NET

Surrey-based startup The Vitapure Drinks Company is launching its Vitastream Drink Station at BodyPower’s BP Fitness Trade Show at the NEC in September.
 
Paul Venner introduces Hydrovest by Ultimate Instability

Paul Venner introduces Hydrovest by Ultimate Instability

FROM SPORT-KIT.NET

Dutch fitness company Ultimate Instability has released the Hydrovest, an innovative weighted vest designed to utilises water training.
 
Reaxing launches Reax Lift barbell

Reaxing launches Reax Lift barbell

FROM SPORT-KIT.NET

Italian fitness equipment manufacturer Reaxing has launched the Reax Lift, a barbell designed to deliberately destabilise the user, in order to enhance training performance.
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Spirit Fitness UK offers a range of commercial-grade cardio equipment including treadmills, cross-trainers, bikes and rowers, as well as a comprehensive selection of strength products.

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Termatalia: 17th International Exhibition of Thermal Tourism, Health and Wellness

Ourense, Spain



21-22 Sep 2017

Spafest

Fistral Beach, Newquay, United Kingdom



21-22 Sep 2017

BALPPA Zoo Group Meeting

Chessington World of Adventures Resort, Chessington, United Kingdom



23 Sep 2017

Undergraduate Open Day

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Weekend of Wellness

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24-28 Sep 2017

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Messe Berlin, Berlin, Germany



24-28 Sep 2017

World Canals Conference 2017

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