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Head of Operations (Development)
Salary: £47,370 per annum
Location: Edinburgh, UK
Company: Edinburgh Leisure



General Manager
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits
Location: Nationwide, United Kingdom
Company: The Gym Group



Nationwide Apprenticeships Now Available
Salary: Competitive
Location: Nationwide, UK
Company: Everyone Active



General Manager
Salary: £70k package
Location: Land's End Landmark Attraction and Resort, United Kingdom
Company: Heritage Great Britain


Personal Trainer - Self Employed
Salary: Fantastic Benefits
Location: Hampshire, England
Company: The Gym Group
Personal Trainer / Fitness Trainer
Salary: Fantastic Benefits
Location: Hampshire, England
Company: The Gym Group
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £22,008 per annum (40 hours a week pro rata)
Location: Thornton Heath, South London
Company: GLL
General Assistant
Salary: Up to £10.55 per hour
Location: Mitcham, South West London
Company: GLL
Duty Manager
Location: Nottingham, UK
Company: Lex Leisure
Marketing and Sports Development Manager
Salary: £19,000 to £21,000 pa
Location: Penzance, UK
Company: Parkwood Leisure
Personal Trainer / Fitness Trainer
Salary: Fantastic Benefits
Location: Norfolk, England
Company: The Gym Group
Customer Services Advisor
Salary: £8.21 - £8.70
Location: Bradley Stoke
Company: Circadian Leisure Trust
Personal Trainer
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Birmingham, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Personal Trainer
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Manchester, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Personal Trainer / Fitness Trainer
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Ealing, London, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Personal Trainer
Salary: 100% of your PT earnings
Location: Exeter, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £22,008 per annum
Location: Thamesmead, London, UK
Company: GLL
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £10.55 per hour
Location: Shadwell, London, UK
Company: GLL
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £22,008 per annum
Location: Leytonstone, London, UK
Company: GLL
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £22,008 per annum
Location: Shoreditch, London, UK
Company: GLL
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £10.55 per hour
Location: Clapham, London, UK
Company: GLL
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £22,008 per annum
Location: Archway, London, UK
Company: GLL

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in this issue

• Government should 'invest in wellness'
• Budget chain Sweat! goes bust
• New tourist attraction for Inverness Castle


Property & tenders
An exceptional development for sale – Leisure/Spa Resort
Location: Company: Private Company
Investment opportunity in British Padel
Location: Company: Will to Win
TO LET: ESTABLISHED OUTDOOR ACTIVITY CENTRE
Location: Company: Savills
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News headlines
Premier League football a 'significant generator' of inbound tourism   Premier League football a 'significant generator' of inbound tourism


By Tom Walker

The English Premier League (EPL) is a major driver of inbound tourism into Britain – especially when it comes to sports fans from long-haul destinations. Research by tourism agency VisitBritain shows that the EPL is a leading driver of inbound tourism amongst overseas football fans, with more than .... more>>
17 projects to share £5.4m of funding from Wales' new Healthy and Active Fund   17 projects to share £5.4m of funding from Wales' new Healthy and Active Fund


By Tom Walker

Sport Wales has revealed details of a new funding initiative designed to help people in Wales adopt healthier lifestyles. It is the latest in a number of UK grants programmes launched by sporting agencies looking to improve people's health – rather than simply increase sport participation numbers. The first .... more>>
New management team credited with   New management team credited with "reversal of membership decline" at Total Fitness


By Tom Walker

Health club operator Total Fitness has completed a turnaround of its fortunes, reversing a "steady decline in membership" in the past 12 months. The company, which operates 17 health clubs across the North of England and Wales, has halted a long-term decline in its overall membership base, which had seen a 10 .... more>>

Les Mills On Demand partners with This Girl Can campaign  
By Tom Walker

Fitness group Les Mills has joined forces with Sport England’s This Girl Can campaign to help break down women’s barriers to fitness. The partnership will result in Les Mills offering a .... more>>
Everyone Active, Brio and GLL among big winners at largest ever ukactive Awards  
By Tom Walker

Leisure operators Everyone Active and GLL each picked up three gongs at the ukactive Awards last night, held as part of the Active Uprising event at Manchester Central. More than 800 guest .... more>>
FIFA signs 'landmark' deal to develop women's football in Africa  
By Tom Walker

FIFA and the French Development Agency (Agence Française de Développement, AFD) have signed a landmark agreement to promote women's football and develop school football in Africa. The .... more>>
£20m Dunstable community and leisure hub opens its doors  
By Tom Walker

A £20m leisure hub, designed to bring a number of services under one roof, has opened in Dunstable, Bedfordshire. Owned by Central Bedfordshire Council, the centre houses a health and .... more>>
Work on £20m Berwick Leisure Centre to begin in November  
By Tom Walker

Construction work on a new £20m leisure centre in Berwick, Northumberland, is set to begin by the end of the year. The centre will be built on the site of the current Swan Centre in .... more>>
Connacht Rugby secures full planning approval for €30m stadium project  
By Tom Walker

Connacht Rugby has been granted full planning permission for the €30m redevelopment of its Sportsground stadium in Galway, Ireland. The project will include a full redevelopment of the .... more>>
A UK first – swimming pool built inside a sports hall  
By Tom Walker

There is nothing new in facility operators reconfiguring underused sports courts as gyms and exercise studios in order to cater to changing demands. Monmouthshire County Council (MCC) in .... more>>
How is Japanese radio helping the over 55s get more physically active?  
By Tom Walker

A new collaboration between Sport England, think tank Demos and care and housing provider Anchor Hanover looks to get the over 55s in the UK more physically active – using a model that has .... more>>
UK Sport's mental health programme to support 'every athlete'  
By Tom Walker

Elite agency UK Sport has launched a mental health education programme aimed at supporting every athlete across the UK’s high-performance system. Operated in partnership with the English .... more>>
Former Disney and Man Utd executive Andy Anson named British Olympic Association CEO  
By Tom Walker

The British Olympic Association (BOA) has appointed Andy Anson as its new CEO. Anson, a former chief financial officer at entertainment giant Disney, joins the national olympic committee .... more>>
Basketball England to train staff in mental health awareness  
By Tom Walker

Basketball England has become the first national governing body of sport to train its staff to a Level 2 award in mental health awareness. The move comes after the NGB identified mental .... more>>
UK secures two further world championships to add to 'decade of sport'  
By Tom Walker

The UK has won bids for two world championships of sport – adding to a long line of major events to be held in the country between 2019 and 2023. The two events secured by the UK are the .... more>>
Sally Munday appointed CEO of UK Sport  
By Tom Walker

Sally Munday, the current chief executive England and GB Hockey, has been appointed CEO of UK Sport. She joins the nation’s high-performance sports agency after having overseen a golden era .... more>>

Features
Hybrid fitness

Fitness:
Hybrid fitness


ESPA Life at Corinthia's 'revolutionary' new fitness service, BodySPace
Matt Dwyer

People profile:
Matt Dwyer


Matt Dwyer is driving change behind the scenes at the ECB with his 'growth mentality'
Sheila McCann

People profile:
Sheila McCann


Sheila McCann is a key figure in the global spa industry and used to run Chiva-Som
Right to roam

Tourism:
Right to roam


Sweden is inviting everyone to come and stay – and indulge in a spot of wild camping. Jenny Kaiser from VisitSweden talks about the initiative
Transforming Istria

Tourism:
Transforming Istria


In Istria, Croatia, tourism firm Maistra is changing the face of hospitality in the region, with a series of intriguing design-led hotels. As its most ambitious hotel project takes shape, Professor Terry Stevens finds out more
Aaron Simpson

Profile:
Aaron Simpson


Quintessentially is an exclusive concierge service for some of the world’s richest people. Co-founder Aaron Simpson reveals what wealthy people want
High flyers

Tourism:
High flyers


How bmi and Projekt Spielberg are growing British tourism to Graz
Spice of life

Social good:
Spice of life


Oomph! founder Ben Allen is bringing variety to residential homes
Ivo Gormley

Social good:
Ivo Gormley


GoodGym founder Ivo Gormley fights back against loneliness in society
The show must go on

Arts & Culture:
The show must go on


When austerity hits hard, UK theatres adapt and get creative
Product news
Tecnobody launches in the UK

Tecnobody launches in the UK

FROM SPORT-KIT.NET

Tecnobody, an Italian fitness and rehab equipment supplier, has launched its Tecnosport range, including the Walker View 3.0 treadmill into the UK market.
 
Goodison Park undergoes major revamp to become ASG compliant

Goodison Park undergoes major revamp to become ASG compliant

FROM SPORT-KIT.NET

Goodison Park Stadium, the current home to Everton FC, has undergone major redevelopment work in order to improve disabled access.
 
Kymira to debut Ultimate Recovery Kit in partnership with Bio Synergy

Kymira to debut Ultimate Recovery Kit in partnership with Bio Synergy

FROM SPORT-KIT.NET

Smart textile firm Kymira has launched the 'Ultimate Recovery Kit' in partnership with sports nutrition company Bio Synergy.
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Company profile
TVS Group

Our company was established in April 2009 and this year marks our 10 year anniversary.

The TVS Group supply and install sports and fitness flooring to a wide range of facilities. We cater for every type of exercise and every level of competition, from recreational to elite level performance.
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Matrix unveils Glute Trainer

At this year's FIBO fitness equipment giant Matrix debuted a host of new products and innovations, including the Glute Trainer.
  Matrix unveils Glute Trainer
Iyashi Dome: the original Japanese infrared sauna experience

Iyashi is a Japanese word which carries the notion of wellness. It has a number of meanings depending on context – including relief, healing and cure.
  Iyashi Dome: the original Japanese infrared sauna experience

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18 Jun 2019

Next steps for the UK tourism industry post Brexit: skills, growth and delivering a sector deal

Central London, United Kingdom



25-27 Jun 2019

BALPPA Summer Conference 2019

The Balmer Lawn Hotel and Carey’s Manor Hotel, New Forest, United Kingdom



27-30 Jun 2019

SHINE

Anaheim Marriott, Anaheim, United States



28-29 Jun 2019

Les Mills Live

Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, United States



30 Jun - 10 Jul 2019

UNESCO World Heritage Committee

tbc, Baku, Azerbaijan



04 Jul 2019

National Hotel Marketing Conference

Hilton at St George's Park, Burton-on-Trent, United Kingdom



06-07 Jul 2019

In Your Element Festival

Monte-Carlo, Monaco



08 Jul 2019

Salon Life Beauty Convention

ILEC Conference Centre, London, United Kingdom



18-20 Jul 2019

Indonesia International Amusement & Leisure Expo (IIALE 2019)

Jakarta International Expo , Jakarta, Indonesia



23-25 Jul 2019

National Sports Convention (NSC)

Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Melbourne, Australia



05-07 Sep 2019

Annual SWAA Conference

Sarova Whitesands Beach Resort & Spa, Mombasa, Kenya



14-16 Sep 2019

SpaChina Summit

Venue tbc, China



16 Sep 2019

UK Spa Association - Summer networking event

South Lodge, Horsham, United Kingdom



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