20 Mar 2018 World leisure: news, training & property
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Speedflex Personal Trainers
Salary: £15.63 per hour + employee benefits scheme
Location: Wilmslow, UK
Company: Everybody Sport and Recreation

Duty Manager
Salary: £18,196 - £20,645
Location: Warrington, UK
Company: LiveWire

Theme Park Trainee Managers
Salary: Competitive
Location: Multiple Locations, United Kingdom
Company: Gulliver's Theme Park

Operations Manager
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Location: Liverpool, UK
Company: Heritage Great Britain

General Manager
Salary: up to £35,000 + c20% bonus + optional PT income
Location: Exeter, UK
Company: The Gym Group
Multi-Skilled Sports and Recreation Apprentice
Salary: Up to £17,133 per annum (39 hours a weeks pro rata)
Location: Hertfordshire, UK
Company: GLL
General Manager
Salary: £25,000 Basic + Bonus + Benefits
Location: Ipswich, UK
Company: NAMCO UK Ltd
Halls Officer
Salary: £11,700 per year
Location: Crofton Halls, York Rise, Orpington, UK
Company: Mytime Active
Food and Beverage Assistant
Salary: £7,800 per annum
Location: Orpington, UK
Company: Mytime Active
Fitness Instructors
Salary: Competitive
Location: Bromley, UK
Company: truGym
General Manager
Salary: Competitive
Location: Maidstone, UK
Company: truGym
Assistant Manager
Salary: £19,124-£24,579 per annum
Location: North Somerset, UK
Company: GLL
Fitness Instructor / Personal Trainer
Salary: Competitive rate of pay
Location: Sarisbury Green, Southampton, UK
Company: Everyone Active
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £8.45 per hour
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Company: GLL
Customer Services Advisor
Salary: £7.72 up to £8.28 per hour
Location: Bristol, UK
Company: Circadian Leisure Trust
Fitness Instructors
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Location: Surrey, UK
Company: Achieve Lifestyle
Assistant Manager - Health and Fitness
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Location: Surrey, UK
Company: Achieve Lifestyle
Sports Development Manager
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Location: Egham, UK
Company: Achieve Lifestyle
Recreation Assistant (Lifeguard)
Salary: Up to £9.30 per hour
Location: Wimbledon, South West London
Company: GLL

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• UFC Gym enters UK and Ireland markets
• Virgin Active relaunches Kensington club
• BrewDog to open craft beer hotel

Property & tenders
Major Instruction Opportunity
Location: Various Sites Company: Porters Commercial
FOR SALE - Hasting's Pier, A Symbol of Regeneration
Location: White Rocks, Hastings Company: GVA
Soft market testing for a substantial leisure opportunity
Location: Royal Leamington Spa Company: Warwick District Council
Recreational Land for Development of Sporting Activities
Location: Company: Gravesham Borough Council
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News headlines
Henry Chebaane brings humour to hospitality with quirky 'Hip Pop Britannia' hotel concept  
Henry Chebaane brings humour to hospitality with quirky 'Hip Pop Britannia' hotel concept

By Kim Megson

Surrealist hospitality designer Henry Chebaane has completed his latest project: a hotel room concept that puts his expectedly unexpected twist on British popular culture. The project, called Hip Pop Britannia, has been launched this week in three “rockstar rooms” at The Megaro, a colourful boutique hotel next .... more>>
Campaign group calls on met to introduce  
Campaign group calls on met to introduce "inclusive" sliding entry scale

By Tom Anstey

Following a recent entry fee hike for New York’s Met museum, it has been suggested that the world-renowned art institution should introduce a more inclusive entry system – using a sliding ticket scale based on visitor income. Earlier this month, the Met changed its ticketing policy, keeping a decades-long .... more>>

Shanghai's stellar planetarium revealed in swooping construction video  
By Kim Megson

A dramatic drone video released by international design studio Ennead Architects has offered a glimpse at their planetarium for the Shanghai Science and Technology Museum taking shape in the .... more>>
Alberto Apostoli designs extensive Italian thermae spa  
By Jane Kitchen

Studio Alberto Apostoli will design the spa of the new Grado Thermae in Italy, a thermal centre in an area with a long history of marine baths dating back to the early 19th century. The .... more>>
Opulent 1930s Italian bank transformed to luxury hotel with Arabian spa  
By Jane Kitchen

Italy-based spa consultants Wellness & Spa Solutions have helped to transform the spa at the Aleph Rome Hotel, part of the Curio Collection by Hilton, from an opulent 1930s bank building .... more>>
Inspiration behind Alton Towers' The Wicker Man revealed  
By Lauren Heath-Jones

Following the launch of Alton Towers' new Wicker Man ride last week, Bradley Wynne, the man behind the daring fire-infused new attraction, has revealed the inspiration behind the wooden .... more>>
Anytime Fitness opens 4,000th club and targets Antarctica to “conquer seven continents”  
By Tom Walker

US-based franchise operator Anytime Fitness has this month opened its 4,000th club. The company reached the milestone with the launch of a site in Shanghai, China on 16 March – its 11th .... more>>
Leonardo DiCaprio invests in Herzliya eco-hotel designed by David Rockwell  
By Kim Megson

Oscar-winning actor and environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio is investing in a planned eco-certified hotel in Herzliya, Israel, according to several media reports in the country. The .... more>>
Ben van Berkel launches UNSense startup to boost health and wellbeing in built environments  
By Kim Megson

Dutch architect Ben van Berkel and his design firm UNStudio have launched a tech startup to “improve the health and wellbeing of people in buildings worldwide.” UNSense will explore and .... more>>
£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 .... more>>
Terri Irwin to open aquapark at Australia Zoo  
By Alice Davis

Australia Zoo in Queensland, Australia, is to open a kids’ waterpark zone, zoo owner Terri Irwin has said. Irwin – wife of the ‘crocodile hunter’, the late Steve Irwin – said the .... more>>
FaulknerBrowns create twisting 'Tardis-like' sports campus in The Hague's historic Zuiderpark  
By Kim Megson

Architecture firm FaulknerBrowns have completed a dynamic €50m (US$61m, £44.4m) sports campus in The Hague’s historic Zuiderpark. Open to amateur and elite athletes and community users, .... more>>
Medieval fortress and Apocalypse Tapestry inspire Steven Holl's museum and hotel design for Angers  
By Kim Megson

US architect Steven Holl has won an international design competition for the new Angers Collectors Museum and hotel, inspired by the medieval Apocalypse Tapestry displayed in the French .... more>>
Royal Caribbean announces plan for 'Perfect Day' island attractions worldwide  
By Tom Anstey

Royal Caribbean International – the cruise line brand founded in Norway – has unveiled the first details for its new “Perfect Day Island Collection”, a series of bespoke destinations under .... more>>
Eureka! plans second science attraction in the UK  
By Tom Walker

The CEO of Eureka!, the National Children’s Museum in Halifax, UK, has said plans for a second branded attraction are “advancing well”. The £11m (US$15.3m €12.5m) project, which has the .... more>>

Bright Hart Lane

Bright Hart Lane

Grant Cornwell on the Tottenham Hotspur Foundation’s community work
Angels’ advocate

Angels’ advocate

Gymtopia founder Ray Algar on making a difference beyond the health club walls
Winds of change

Social good:
Winds of change

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

Craig Lister

Green Gym’s managing director is harnessing the power of gardening
Tony Butler

Tony Butler

Derby Museums Trust executive director delivers social justice in museums
Cruise control

Talking Point:
Cruise control

The cruise industry is expanding, but concerns are growing about pollution
Ireland’s wild side

Ireland’s wild side

The Wild Atlantic Way is helping tourists discover a whole new side of Ireland
Play to the crowd

Play to the crowd

When public sector budgets are tight, crowdfunding is an attractive option
High ideals

High ideals

In Utah, a bunch of hip entrepreneurs is creating a crowdfunded ski resort
Beyond demographics

Visitor profiles:
Beyond demographics

Gerri Morris, of Morris Hargreaves McIntyre, on defining cultural consumers
Product news
Picsolve to capture guest reactions on the Wicker Man

Picsolve to capture guest reactions on the Wicker Man


Digital content solutions specialist Picsolve has installed it’s advanced on-ride image capture solution on Alton Towers’ incendiary new wooden coaster, Wicker Man.
Physical Company launches combat fitness range

Physical Company launches combat fitness range


Physical Company has launched a comprehensive range of combat fitness equipment.
Technogym named as lead supplier for Nuffield Health

Technogym named as lead supplier for Nuffield Health


Nuffield Health has announced a new partnership with fitness equipment supplier Technogym, that will see the company become the key equipment provider for Nuffield Health.
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PWE is an engineering based company focussed on delivering integrated energy generation and demand side reduction solutions for its customers.

Pure World Energy (PWE) is an energy efficiency services business, delivering funded on-site energy generation solutions with PWE Micro Power Stations®. We provide significant immediate and sustainable energy savings for customers with no capital outlay or additional resource required from them.
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New performance flooring range from EXF delivers on function and aesthetic

EXF Fitness is the flooring supplier of choice to some the capital’s most iconic gyms including Gymbox, WIT One New Change and Ministry Does Fitness.
  New performance flooring range from EXF delivers on function and aesthetic
Advance your business at ISPA2018

The International SPA Association advances the spa industry through countless ways, including providing invaluable educational and networking opportunities to its members.
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tbc, Brisbane, Australia

21-24 Mar 2018

IHRSA 2018

tbc, San Diego, United States

23-25 Mar 2018

International Fitness Showcase

Blackpool Winter Gardens, Blackpool, United Kingdom

26-29 Mar 2018

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Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Australia

27-28 Mar 2018

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Pan Pacific, Singapore, Singapore

03-05 Apr 2018

AAA 2018 (Asia Amusement & Attractions Expo)

China Import & Export Fair Complex (Area A), Guangzhou, China

03-05 Apr 2018

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Expo Center Norte, Sao Paulo, Brazil

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