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General Managers
Salary: £Competitive + Significant bonus
Location: Burnley and Bexleyheath, United Kingdom
Company: The Gym Group



Assistant Manager
Salary: £27799 - £29516
Location: Edmonton, London, UK
Company: Vibrant Partnerships



Membership Sales Manager
Salary: £18,000 Basic + Benefits
Location: Winchester, UK
Company: énergie group



Duty Manager
Salary: £19,300 - £21,950 (Dependant on experience) plus benefits
Location: Oban, UK
Company: Atlantis Leisure


Swimming Teachers
Salary: Competitive
Location: Wembley, UK
Company: Everyone Active
Regional Course Tutors and Assessors
Location: London, UK
Company: Future Fit Training
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £21,207 per annum (40 hours a weeks pro rata)
Location: London, UK
Company: GLL
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £10.20 an hour
Location: London E3 4HL, UK
Company: GLL
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £21,284 per annum (40 hours a week pro rata)
Location: London E3 4HL, UK
Company: GLL
Senior Recreation Assistant
Salary: Up to £22,320 per annum (40 hours a week pro rata)
Location: London E3 4HL, UK
Company: GLL
General Manager
Salary: up to £37,000 + c20% bonus
Location: Bexleyheath, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Group Fitness Instructors
Salary: £18.79 per hour
Location: Sudbury, UK
Company: South Suffolk Leisure
Exercise Referral Co-ordinator
Salary: £8.62 - £9.10 per hour
Location: Essex, UK
Company: South Suffolk Leisure
Manager On Duty
Salary: £8.62 per hour
Location: Sudbury, UK
Company: South Suffolk Leisure
Lifeguard
Salary: £7.83 per hour
Location: Ipswich, UK
Company: South Suffolk Leisure
Duty Manager
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Location: Banbury OX16 2BW, UK
Company: Legacy Leisure
Duty Leisure Manager
Salary: £21,536 - £22,901
Location: Aberfeldy, UK
Company: Live Active Leisure
Membership Sales Manager
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Location: Cheadle, UK
Company: énergie group
Freelance Personal Trainers
Salary: Self-Employed
Location: Nationwide, United Kingdom
Company: Everyone Active
Fitness Professional
Salary: Competitive basic + commission
Location: Bromley, UK
Company: Mytime Active
Group Fitness Instructors
Salary: £18.79 per hour
Location: Ipswich, UK
Company: South Suffolk Leisure
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £10.20 per hour
Location: London, UK
Company: GLL

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in this issue

• Boutique fitness boom fuelled by women
• Fusion opens zynk-designed London club
• The Principal opens organic wellness spa


Property & tenders
Opportunity to develop and operate catering and leisure facilities
Location: Castle Park, Colchester Company: Colchester Borough Council
Major Instruction Opportunity
Location: Various Sites Company: Porters Commercial
FOR SALE - Hasting's Pier, A Symbol of Regeneration
Location: White Rocks, Hastings Company: GVA
Recreational Land for Development of Sporting Activities
Location: Company: Gravesham Borough Council
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News headlines
Funding scheme to help retain men in grassroots football   Funding scheme to help retain men in grassroots football


By Tom Walker

A new funding scheme has been launched to aid the retention of adult male teams within grassroots football clubs. The £1m Retain the Game fund will be distributed via the Football Foundation and has been created to tackle a decrease in the number of adult male FA-affiliated grassroots league teams in England. .... more>>
£50m investment into UK attractions set to boost tourism sector   £50m investment into UK attractions set to boost tourism sector


By Tom Anstey

Britain’s visitor attractions are set to get a major boost, with investment into the sector topping £50m (US$70.2m, €57m) this year. In addition to significant investment across Britain’s attractions sector, the British Association of Leisure Parks, Piers and Attractions (BALPPA) also pointed at a rise in .... more>>
New generation of fitness tech   New generation of fitness tech "could ease pressure on the NHS"


By Tom Walker

Emerging fitness technologies could be the "cradle to grave game-changer" for public health in the UK. That's the message from ukactive CEO Steven Ward, who said that fitness tech could play a vital role in easing the pressure on an overstretched NHS. "Imagine tech that could break down the barriers to .... more>>

St Nicholas Park Leisure Centre opens following redevelopment  
By Tom Walker

St Nicholas Park Leisure Centre in Warwick has been fully reopened to the public as part of a £14.5m (US$20.6m, €16.7m) redevelopment programme of the region's leisure infrastructure. .... more>>
£13.5m The Hive leisure centre to open ahead of schedule  
By Tom Walker

The Hive Leisure Centre in Ely, Cambridgeshire is set to open to the public on 14 May – two weeks ahead of schedule. The £13.5m centre will include an eight-lane 25m swimming pool, a .... more>>
Scottish leisure centre heated by waste water described as 'forefront of renewable energy revolution'  
By Tom Walker

A £1m sustainable energy project at the Aqualibrium leisure centre in Campbelltown, Scotland, will see the facility being powered almost entirely by heat created from waste water. A joint .... more>>
Government turns down plans for safe standing in English top flight football  
By Tom Walker

Premier League football club West Bromwich Albion (WBA) has had its proposal to establish a safe standing area at The Hawthorns stadium rejected by the government. The pilot scheme would .... more>>
World of sport celebrates International Day of Sport for Development and Peace  
By Tom Walker

A number of activities and campaigns are taking place across the world today as part of the fifth International Day of Sport for Development and Peace. Launched in 2013 by the United .... more>>
'Sugar Tax' comes into force – will benefit sports at schools  
By Tom Walker

The Soft Drinks Industry Levy has come into effect today (6 April), in a move which the government says will "benefit millions of children across the UK". Dubbed the 'sugar tax', the levy .... more>>
Sport England's This Girl Can campaign 'goes global' with Australian debut  
By Tom Walker

Sport England's highly successful This Girl Can campaign has made its first outing outside the UK, following the launch of an all-new version in Victoria, Australia. VicHealth, a health .... more>>
£35m plans for West Wickham to include new leisure centre  
By Tom Walker

Bromley Council has unveiled plans to replace its ageing West Wickham Leisure Centre as part of a £35m regeneration project. The council has set out plans to replace the existing centre, .... more>>
Swim England to launch performance centre network linked to universities  
By Tom Walker

National governing body Swim England has revealed plans to establish a new network of swimming performance centres across the country. Under the Performance Centre Programme, Swim England .... more>>
Paris Olympic organisers warned of €500m 'overspend'  
By Tom Walker

A French government watchdog has warned that the cost of hosting the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games could run €500m (US$615m, £438m) over budget, if "remedial action" isn't taken. .... more>>
Founder of sports betting company Betfair, Mark Davies, appointed chair of British Rowing  
By Tom Walker

The founder of sports betting company Betfair and current chair of ArcheryGB, Mark Davies, has been named the new chair of British Rowing. Davies will replace Annamarie Phelps and is set .... more>>
Active Lives study: swimming and cycling numbers fall sharply, overall activity levels remain 'stable'  
By Tom Walker

Sport England has published its latest Active Lives Adult Survey (ALAS), which shows that 27.7 million people – 61.8 per cent of the adult population in England – are physically .... more>>
Government’s £50m Integrated Communities Strategy fund an ‘opportunity’ for sport  
By Tom Walker

The government’s new Integrated Communities Strategy Green Paper could present a funding opportunity for the UK’s sports clubs. Published by the secretary of state for communities .... more>>

Features
Taking the waters

Thermal Spa:
Taking the waters


Magali Robathan met the key people behind the Gainsborough Bath Spa
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
Jason Torrance

People profile:
Jason Torrance


Sustrans director Jason Torrance talks about the relationship between active transport and sport
Bright Hart Lane

Community:
Bright Hart Lane


Grant Cornwell on the Tottenham Hotspur Foundation’s community work
Winds of change

Social good:
Winds of change


Learn about the Change Foundation and the opportunities it creates
Craig Lister

Interview:
Craig Lister


Green Gym’s managing director is harnessing the power of gardening
Angels’ advocate

Gymtopia:
Angels’ advocate


Gymtopia founder Ray Algar on making a difference beyond the health club walls
Play to the crowd

Sports:
Play to the crowd


When public sector budgets are tight, crowdfunding is an attractive option
Beyond demographics

Visitor profiles:
Beyond demographics


Gerri Morris, of Morris Hargreaves McIntyre, on defining cultural consumers
Product news
EXF Fitness to exhibit new Performance Flooring at Elite Sports Performance Expo

EXF Fitness to exhibit new Performance Flooring at Elite Sports Performance Expo

FROM SPORT-KIT.NET

UK-based flooring company EXF Fitness has announced that it will showcase its new range of Performance Flooring at this year's Elite Sports Performance Expo.
 
Garran Lockers completes installation at USW's new sports park

Garran Lockers completes installation at USW's new sports park

FROM SPORT-KIT.NET

The University of South Wales (USW) has opened a new £15 m (US$21m, €16.9m) state-of-the-art sports facility close to the Pontypridd campus in South Wales.
 
Murfitts launches new PRO-gran infill for artificial pitches

Murfitts launches new PRO-gran infill for artificial pitches

FROM SPORT-KIT.NET

Murfitts, a UK-based manufacturer of artificial sports pitches, has developed PRO-gran, an infill for artificial pitches that is designed to improve the pitches' lifespan.
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TVS Group

The company was established in 2009 as a specialist supplier of noise and vibration solutions.

TVS has a broad portfolio of products, including high performing shock pads, surfaces for sport, fitness and play, as well as highly specialised acoustic materials for noise and vibration control.
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The future for arts and culture in London

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28-29 Apr 2018

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28-30 Apr 2018

International Esthetics, Cosmetics & Spa Conference Chicago

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06-09 May 2018

American Alliance of Museums: Annual Meeting & MuseumExpo

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