23 Sep 2017 World leisure: news, training & property
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Leisure Contracts Monitoring and Compliance Officer
Salary: £22,930 - £25,432 per annum
Location: Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Company: Central Bedfordshire Council

Entertainments Team Leader
Salary: Competitive
Location: Toronto, ON, Canada
Company: Legoland Discovery Centre
Operations Manager
Salary: Competitive
Location: Toronto, ON, Canada
Company: Legoland Discovery Centre
Engineering Systems Specialist
Salary: Competitive
Location: Orlando, FL, United States
Company: The Eye Brand
Guest Experience Host - Education Team
Salary: Competitive
Location: Kansas City, MO, United States
Company: Sea Life
Marketing Manager
Salary: Competitive
Location: Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Company: Madame Tussauds
Director of Front Office Operations
Salary: Competitive
Location: Carlsbad, CA, United States
Company: Legoland
Marketing Manager
Salary: Competitive
Location: New York, NY, United States
Company: Madame Tussauds
Marketing Executive
Salary: Competitive
Location: East Croydon, Croydon, United Kingdom
Company: The Gym Group
Business Development Manager
Salary: £35 - £45k (OTE)
Location: Leominster, United Kingdom
Company: Halo Leisure
Duty Manager
Salary: Competitive
Location: Luton, United Kingdom
Company: Jump Arena
Accommodation and Golf Manager
Salary: £39-43k per annum plus excellent benefits
Location: Enfield, United Kingdom
Company: Vibrant Partnerships
International Training Manager
Salary: Competitive
Location: Nationwide, United Kingdom
Company: ESPA International (UK) Ltd
Head of Marketing and Business Development
Salary: Competitive
Location: Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
Company: Kynren
Director of Marketing and Communications
Salary: Competitive
Location: Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
Company: Kynren
Regional Controller (Northeast)
Salary: Competitive
Location: New York, NY, United States
Company: Madame Tussauds

Training directory

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
Plan underway to transform Chicago's Pedway into tourist attraction  
Plan underway to transform Chicago's Pedway into tourist attraction

By Tom Anstey

Officials in the city of Chicago are exploring a proposed plan to transform a network of underground tunnels into a tourist attraction, granting a non-profit permission to create more detailed plans for the project. Running beneath the city’s central business district, the Pedway connects more than 50 .... more>>
Design trio to transform Paris' most controversial building  
Design trio to transform Paris' most controversial building

By Kim Megson

One of Paris’ most controversial buildings is set to undergo a green-tinged transformation, with three architecture studios joining forces to comprehensively renovate the Tour Montparnasse skyscraper. The monolithic glass and steel building, which climbs 209m (685.6ft) into the sky, provoked a public outcry .... more>>

L’Occitane debuts first cruise ship spa  
By Jane Kitchen

French skincare brand L’Occitane has opened its first cruise spa in Myanmar onboard the Sanctuary Ananda. The Thambyadine Spa by L’Occitane, named after a paddle steamer in the old .... more>>
Heritage tourism worth £16.4bn to England’s economy – report  
By Tom Anstey

England’s heritage tourism has generated up to £16.4bn (US$22.2bn, €18.6bn) in visitor spending a year, directly employing 278,000 people and contributing £11.9bn (US$16.1bn, €13.5bn) gross .... more>>
Four Seasons hotel to open in Chinese port city  
By Kim Megson

One of China’s largest real estate developers has joined forces with hospitality company Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts to open a luxury property in the northeastern city of Dalian. .... more>>
Lappartient vows to clean up world cycling body after presidential victory over Cookson  
By Rob Gibson

David Lappartient has vowed to increase transparency in cycling after being elected president of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI). The 44-year-old Frenchman secured 37 votes to eight .... more>>
National Football Museum names new chair and CEO with double appointment  
By Tom Anstey

England's National Football Museum has announced two senior appointments, with Ian Penrose named non-executive chair and Tim Desmond taking over as CEO. Having worked in the sports, .... more>>
Diana Mestre creating nature-inspired Seed Spa for upcoming 1 Hotel Los Cabos  
By Jane Kitchen

Spa consultant Diana Mestre of Mestre & Mestre Spa and Wellness Consulting is creating a 12,000sq ft (1,115sq m) sunken spa for the upcoming 1 Hotel Los Cabos in Mexico, which is set to open .... more>>
Fusion opens 11,000sq m wellness spa at its sixth Vietnamese resort  
By Tom Walker

Wellness-focused hotel and resorts operator Fusion has opened a new property on the popular tourist island of Phu Quoc in Vietnam. Located in the village of Cua Can, the Fusion Resort .... more>>
Exclusive: Dubai on target to become Orlando 2.0, says Worlds of Adventure CEO  
By Tom Anstey

Dubai is still in the early stages but is definitely on track to achieve the status of ‘Orlando 2.0’ – that’s the opinion of IMG Worlds of Adventure CEO, Lennard Otto. Otto stated his .... more>>
Have your say: ClubIntel launches annual study to explore fitness trends  
By Deven Pamben

Health and fitness club professionals and operators are being invited to take part in ClubIntel’s third annual international trends study, 'What’s All the Rage'. The US-based research .... more>>
Olympic medallist appointed chair of Swim Safe  
By Tom Walker

Olympic medallist and European champion swimmer Steve Parry has been appointed the new chair of outdoor swimming and water safety programme Swim Safe. Operated by Swim England and the .... more>>
Adria Lake creates ‘21st century spa’ for Radisson Blu’s first Bali location  
By Jane Kitchen

Adria Lake of wellness and spa design company A.W. Lake Design has created a new Balinese spa for the Radisson Blu Uluwatu – the first Radisson Blu in Bali, which is set to open in December. .... more>>
Spa relief fund helps businesses affected by recent hurricanes  
By Jane Kitchen

The Salon and Spa Relief Fund has created a ‘Hurricanes Harvey and Irma 500 Challenge’ to raise funds for those affected by the recent storms. The US-based nonprofit organisation is .... more>>
Trump Slump takes hold as US tourism drops in early 2017  
By Tom Anstey

Predictions of a fall in visitors to the US following the election of Donald Trump have become a reality, with a decline of nearly 700,000 in the first quarter of 2017. Nicknamed the .... more>>

Nature’s bounty

Last word:
Nature’s bounty

FairWild is setting standards in the harvesting of wild ingredients
Lak Mitchell

People profile:
Lak Mitchell

Lak Mitchell on driving the Boomtown Festival for eight successful years
Making a big play

Adult play:
Making a big play

LM reports on the emerging trend of adults playing like kids
Winds of change

Social good:
Winds of change

Learn about the Change Foundation and the opportunities it creates
Wasted opportunity

Wasted opportunity

Restaurants take innovative approaches to solve the problem of food surplus
High ideals

High ideals

In Utah, a bunch of hip entrepreneurs is creating a crowdfunded ski resort
Cruise control

Talking Point:
Cruise control

The cruise industry is expanding, but concerns are growing about pollution
Beyond demographics

Visitor profiles:
Beyond demographics

Gerri Morris, of Morris Hargreaves McIntyre, on defining cultural consumers
Jason Torrance

People profile:
Jason Torrance

Sustrans director Jason Torrance talks about the relationship between active transport and sport
Ireland’s wild side

Ireland’s wild side

The Wild Atlantic Way is helping tourists discover a whole new side of Ireland
Product news
Vortex makes list of Canada's fastest-growing firms

Vortex makes list of Canada's fastest-growing firms


Aquatic play specialists Vortex has been acknowledged as one of Canada’s companies to watch, included on the PROFIT 500 list for the third year in a row.
EAS PREVIEW: Simworx to showcase full range

EAS PREVIEW: Simworx to showcase full range


At this year’s Euro Attractions Show (EAS), dynamic simulation attractions specialist Simworx will be promoting its full range of media based products.
EAS PREVIEW: SimEx-Iwerks expands line-up with 6-DVX

EAS PREVIEW: SimEx-Iwerks expands line-up with 6-DVX


At this year’s Euro Attractions Show (EAS), SimEx-Iwerks will continue to refine its flying theatre product line with 6-DVX.
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Alliance Leisure

The company’s core business is the provision of facility development and support for Local Authorities, educational establishments and Leisure Trusts that want to improve or expand the leisure products and services they offer.

Alliance Leisure was established specifically to meet the changing development needs of the public sector, education and Leisure Trust market.
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20-23 Sep 2017

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

Ourense, Spain

23 Sep 2017

Undergraduate Open Day

Bucks New University, High Wycombe, United Kingdom

23-24 Sep 2017

Weekend of Wellness

Across France and Belgium,

24-28 Sep 2017

EAS (Euro Attractions Show) 2017

Messe Berlin, Berlin, Germany

24-28 Sep 2017

World Canals Conference 2017

Erie Canal, Syracuse, United States

25-26 Sep 2017

Live Love Spa: Los Angeles

Los Angeles, United States

26 Sep 2017

Licensed, Leisure and Entertainment Premises Conference

Le Meridien, Piccadilly, London , United Kingdom

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