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26-28 Jun 2017
MuseumNext Europe 2017
Rotterdam, Netherlands More>>
26-29 Jun 2017
HITEC Toronto
Toronto, Canada More>>
29 Jun 2017
Join the Luton Town catering team: open evening
Luton, United Kingdom More>>
08-30 Jul 2017
Dynamic Reformer Course
London, United Kingdom More>>
12-13 Jul 2017
Major Events Summit
Stratford, United Kingdom More>>
07-09 Sep 2017
Annual SWAA Conference
Bel Ombre, Mauritius More>>
10-13 Sep 2017
SPATEC Fall North America
La Jolla, San Diego, United States More>>
11 Sep 2017
SpaHive Mastermind
Cleveland, United States More>>
12-13 Sep 2017
BP: Fitness Trade Show
Birmingham, United Kingdom More>>
14 Sep 2017
Hotel Insights Forum
London, United Kingdom More>>
14-16 Sep 2017
SpaChina Summit
Chengdu, China More>>
15-19 Sep 2017
CIDESCO World Congress
Mumbai, India More>>
18-19 Sep 2017
Live Love Spa: Washington
Washington, United States More>>
21-22 Sep 2017
Spafest
Newquay, United Kingdom More>>
23 Sep 2017
Undergraduate Open Day
High Wycombe, United Kingdom More>>
24-28 Sep 2017
EAS (Euro Attractions Show) 2017
Berlin, Germany More>>
24-28 Sep 2017
World Canals Conference 2017
Syracuse, United States More>>
26-28 Sep 2017
Stadia & Arena Asia Pacific
Chiba, Japan More>>
27-27 Sep 2017
National Fitness Day
Nationwide More>>
27-29 Sep 2017
BOLD The MINDBODY Conference
San Diego, United States More>>
01-02 Oct 2017
Olympia Beauty 2017
London, United Kingdom More>>
05-06 Oct 2017
TEA SATE Conference
Valencia, United States More>>
08-09 Oct 2017
Professional Beauty North
Manchester, United Kingdom More>>
09-11 Oct 2017
Global Wellness Summit
Palm Beach, United States More>>
16-17 Oct 2017
World Football Summit
Madrid, Spain More>>
16-18 Oct 2017
ISPA Conference and Expo 2017
Las Vegas, United States More>>
17-18 Oct 2017
Independent Hotel Show
London More>>
17-20 Oct 2017
Piscina & Wellness Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain More>>
 
 
Parks & Countryside jobs
1 to 7 of 7 Jobs
Head of Site
Royal Horticultural Society

Salary: circa £70k
Job location: Woking, Surrey, United Kingdom
Operations Manager
Parkwood Leisure

Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Job location: Ollerton, United Kingdom
Cycle Mechanic
Parkwood Leisure

Salary: Competitive
Job location: Farnham, Surrey, United Kingdom
Operations Assistants
Parkwood Leisure

Salary: Up to £8.00 per hour
Job location: Ollerton, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Camp Adventure Staff
Parkwood Leisure

Salary: Competitive
Job location: North Devon, United Kingdom
Catering Assistant
Parkwood Leisure

Salary: Up to £8.00 per hour
Job location: Ollerton, Nottingham, United Kingdom
General Manager
Xercise4Less

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 + bonus [OTE £37,000 - £42,000]
Job location: Various
Jobs page: 1
 
Parks & Countryside news
GLL awarded West Oxfordshire leisure management contract
GLL awarded West Oxfordshire leisure management contract
 
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 .... More>>
Parkour able to bid for government funds after officially being recognised as a sport
Parkour able to bid for government funds after officially being recognised as a sport
 
Parkour will be eligible to bid for government and National Lottery funding after the UK became the first country to officially recognise the activity as a sport. The Home Country Sports Councils – made up of Sport .... More>>
Leisure snubbed in government plans for skills shake-up
Leisure snubbed in government plans for skills shake-up
 
Government plans for a major shake-up of Post-16 vocational education have been met with disappointment from the leisure industry, after the newly-proposed routes into skilled employment appeared to overlook the sector. .... More>>
Leisure industry reacts after UK votes to leave EU
Leisure industry reacts after UK votes to leave EU
 
Leisure industry heavyweights have raised concerns for the future after the UK voted to leave the European Union (EU) following the referendum on its membership. In the wake of the narrow win for the leave camp – .... More>>
Private equity firm backs management buyout of Lifetime Training
Private equity firm backs management buyout of Lifetime Training
 
Lifetime Training is to be bought by its management in a deal backed by private equity firm Silverfleet Capital. The leisure training giant – whose clients include Fitness First, David Lloyd Leisure and Hilton – will be taken over by the existing management team, .... More>>
Green Gym: The gardening initiative aiming to become UK’s biggest activity provider
Green Gym: The gardening initiative aiming to become UK’s biggest activity provider
 
A conservation initiative which aims to offer “physical activity with a purpose” is planning to become the UK’s largest physical activity initiative as it gears up for expansion. Green Gym, which was co-founded in .... More>>
Study finds urban architecture to be just as important as green space in our health and happiness
Study finds urban architecture to be just as important as green space in our health and happiness
 
New research published by the University of Warwick in England suggests that urban architecture may have a far greater impact on our wellbeing than previously thought. While many studies have linked an abundance of .... More>>
Competition seeks architects to design a High Line for London
Competition seeks architects to design a High Line for London
 
Another day, another plan for an elevated public park inspired by New York’s High Line. Following in the footsteps of Singapore, Seoul and Sydney, a community group in London has now .... More>>
Arup outline vision for greener global cities
Arup outline vision for greener global cities
 
International architecture and engineering practice Arup have published a report declaring city planners around the world must do more to create green urban environments that promote the health and wellbeing of .... More>>
Architects invited to propose 'imaginative' designs for British forest visitor hub
Architects invited to propose 'imaginative' designs for British forest visitor hub
 
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has launched an open design competition for a visitor centre at Langley Vale Wood; an ancient forest site in Surrey, England. UK conservation .... More>>
Former Disney exec developing Mammoth US$14bn Carolina resort
Former Disney exec developing Mammoth US$14bn Carolina resort
 
A sprawling lifestyle resort in the shadow of the Great Smoky Mountains is due to bring hotels, restaurants, retail, sports and other elements of leisure to the North Carolina wilderness. Former Disney executive .... More>>
England’s coasts and lakes as important as leisure centres, say 90 per cent of public
England’s coasts and lakes as important as leisure centres, say 90 per cent of public
 
Almost 90 per cent of people value outdoor spaces like the coast, lakes and waterways as much as they value leisure centres, pitches and courts for sport. That’s according to a new report from the the Sport and .... More>>
Spending Review: DCMS admin budget to be cut by 20 per cent
Spending Review: DCMS admin budget to be cut by 20 per cent
 
Leisure services supported by public funding are facing significant challenges after it was announced that the Department of Culture, Media and Sport’s (DCMS) administrative budget is to be cut by 20 .... More>>
REVEALED: The city within a city that could change the face of London
REVEALED: The city within a city that could change the face of London
 
Plans are afoot to transform a swathe of industrial West London wasteland into a huge new urban area where “people will aspire to live, work and play.” Exciting new details have emerged about the 30-year development .... More>>
Well-kept parks encourage activity, says study
Well-kept parks encourage activity, says study
 
Physical activity is affected by the design and maintenance of public spaces and people’s perceptions of them, according to a new study from Active Living Research. The research, Creating Places That Promote .... More>>
Young Groundsmen’s Conference to encourage youngsters into industry
Young Groundsmen’s Conference to encourage youngsters into industry
 
The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) is preparing an extensive programme of seminars through its Learning Live initiative as it bids to educate future industry leaders at this November’s Young .... More>>
Webinar will explain the vision behind BIG's Dryline scheme for New York City
Webinar will explain the vision behind BIG's Dryline scheme for New York City
 
New York City’s Dryline – a proposed flood barrier around Lower Manhatten by BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group), is to be the subject of a webinar on Friday 12 June. In addition to protecting the city from .... More>>
£2m government funding boost for Special Olympics GB
£2m government funding boost for Special Olympics GB
 
Special Olympics Great Britain has received a £2m funding boost from the government, which will be used to support a number of sporting initiatives. The charity, which helps children and adults with .... More>>
Research shows the power of walking groups
Research shows the power of walking groups
 
Walking groups have good adherence and can reduce blood pressure, risk of depression, cholesterol and BMI, according to a review published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. The .... More>>
25th MIPIM Awards announced
25th MIPIM Awards announced
 
Following an epic week at MIPIM, the 25th MIPIM Award winners were announced last night – 12 March. Leisure architecture once again proved to be a frontrunner, with five leisure buildings being .... More>>
The Club Company taken over by US investor Lone Star
The Club Company taken over by US investor Lone Star
 
Just a week after it bought Jurys Inn hotel group as part of a £680m (US$1.02bn, €909m) deal, US-based private equity firm Lone Star has been announced as the new majority owner of country club and .... More>>
BMF becomes preferred career supplier for ex armed forces personnel
BMF becomes preferred career supplier for ex armed forces personnel
 
Outdoor exercise provider British Military Fitness (BMF) is in line to offer even more career opportunities to ex-armed forces personnel, after winning Ministry of Defence (MoD) approval. The .... More>>
BMF first to receive ukactive Outdoor Code of Practice certification
BMF first to receive ukactive Outdoor Code of Practice certification
 
Outdoor exercise provider British Military Fitness has become the first operator to receive ukactive Outdoor Code of Practice certification (OCOP). Currently in its launch phase, the OCOP forms part .... More>>
A good year: ukactive profits jump 123 per cent
A good year: ukactive profits jump 123 per cent
 
Physical activity sector representative body ukactive has reported a strong set of annual financial figures, with turnover increasing by £2.3m and profits up 123 per cent. At the organisation’s recent AGM, it was announced that the audited accounts for the year ending 31 March 2014 showed a .... More>>
New scheme offers shopping vouchers to those who exercise
New scheme offers shopping vouchers to those who exercise
 
A physical activity loyalty card (PAL), which rewards users with shopping vouchers, has been launched in Northern Ireland with the aim of combating inactivity. The scheme has been developed by the .... More>>
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Property & tenders
Outdoor Pursuits Partnering Soft Market Test
Location: Walsall
Company: Walsall Council
More>>
Opportunity to Operate Two Major West Midlands Leisure Centres
Location:
Company: Solihull Metroplitan Borough Council
More>>
Invitation to Quote: Specialist Consultancy Advice - Leisure Facilities
Location:
Company: Barrow in Furness Borough Council
More>>
A Historic Opportunity - Hastings Castle
Location: Hastings
Company: GVA
More>>

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Traininglink
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Diary dates
Powered by leisurediary
26-28 Jun 2017
MuseumNext Europe 2017
Rotterdam, Netherlands More>>
26-29 Jun 2017
HITEC Toronto
Toronto, Canada More>>
29 Jun 2017
Join the Luton Town catering team: open evening
Luton, United Kingdom More>>
08-30 Jul 2017
Dynamic Reformer Course
London, United Kingdom More>>
12-13 Jul 2017
Major Events Summit
Stratford, United Kingdom More>>
07-09 Sep 2017
Annual SWAA Conference
Bel Ombre, Mauritius More>>
10-13 Sep 2017
SPATEC Fall North America
La Jolla, San Diego, United States More>>
11 Sep 2017
SpaHive Mastermind
Cleveland, United States More>>
12-13 Sep 2017
BP: Fitness Trade Show
Birmingham, United Kingdom More>>
14 Sep 2017
Hotel Insights Forum
London, United Kingdom More>>
14-16 Sep 2017
SpaChina Summit
Chengdu, China More>>
15-19 Sep 2017
CIDESCO World Congress
Mumbai, India More>>
18-19 Sep 2017
Live Love Spa: Washington
Washington, United States More>>
21-22 Sep 2017
Spafest
Newquay, United Kingdom More>>
23 Sep 2017
Undergraduate Open Day
High Wycombe, United Kingdom More>>
24-28 Sep 2017
EAS (Euro Attractions Show) 2017
Berlin, Germany More>>
24-28 Sep 2017
World Canals Conference 2017
Syracuse, United States More>>
26-28 Sep 2017
Stadia & Arena Asia Pacific
Chiba, Japan More>>
27-27 Sep 2017
National Fitness Day
Nationwide More>>
27-29 Sep 2017
BOLD The MINDBODY Conference
San Diego, United States More>>
01-02 Oct 2017
Olympia Beauty 2017
London, United Kingdom More>>
05-06 Oct 2017
TEA SATE Conference
Valencia, United States More>>
08-09 Oct 2017
Professional Beauty North
Manchester, United Kingdom More>>
09-11 Oct 2017
Global Wellness Summit
Palm Beach, United States More>>
16-17 Oct 2017
World Football Summit
Madrid, Spain More>>
16-18 Oct 2017
ISPA Conference and Expo 2017
Las Vegas, United States More>>
17-18 Oct 2017
Independent Hotel Show
London More>>
17-20 Oct 2017
Piscina & Wellness Barcelona
Barcelona, Spain More>>
 
 
Parks & Countryside jobs
1 to 7 of 7 Jobs
Head of Site
Royal Horticultural Society

Salary: circa £70k
Job location: Woking, Surrey, United Kingdom
Operations Manager
Parkwood Leisure

Salary: £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Job location: Ollerton, United Kingdom
Cycle Mechanic
Parkwood Leisure

Salary: Competitive
Job location: Farnham, Surrey, United Kingdom
Operations Assistants
Parkwood Leisure

Salary: Up to £8.00 per hour
Job location: Ollerton, Nottingham, United Kingdom
Camp Adventure Staff
Parkwood Leisure

Salary: Competitive
Job location: North Devon, United Kingdom
Catering Assistant
Parkwood Leisure

Salary: Up to £8.00 per hour
Job location: Ollerton, Nottingham, United Kingdom
General Manager
Xercise4Less

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 + bonus [OTE £37,000 - £42,000]
Job location: Various
Jobs page: 1
 
Parks & Countryside news
GLL awarded West Oxfordshire leisure management contract
GLL awarded West Oxfordshire leisure management contract
 
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 .... More>>
Parkour able to bid for government funds after officially being recognised as a sport
Parkour able to bid for government funds after officially being recognised as a sport
 
Parkour will be eligible to bid for government and National Lottery funding after the UK became the first country to officially recognise the activity as a sport. The Home Country Sports Councils – made up of Sport .... More>>
Leisure snubbed in government plans for skills shake-up
Leisure snubbed in government plans for skills shake-up
 
Government plans for a major shake-up of Post-16 vocational education have been met with disappointment from the leisure industry, after the newly-proposed routes into skilled employment appeared to overlook the sector. .... More>>
Leisure industry reacts after UK votes to leave EU
Leisure industry reacts after UK votes to leave EU
 
Leisure industry heavyweights have raised concerns for the future after the UK voted to leave the European Union (EU) following the referendum on its membership. In the wake of the narrow win for the leave camp – .... More>>
Private equity firm backs management buyout of Lifetime Training
Private equity firm backs management buyout of Lifetime Training
 
Lifetime Training is to be bought by its management in a deal backed by private equity firm Silverfleet Capital. The leisure training giant – whose clients include Fitness First, David Lloyd Leisure and Hilton – will be taken over by the existing management team, .... More>>
Green Gym: The gardening initiative aiming to become UK’s biggest activity provider
Green Gym: The gardening initiative aiming to become UK’s biggest activity provider
 
A conservation initiative which aims to offer “physical activity with a purpose” is planning to become the UK’s largest physical activity initiative as it gears up for expansion. Green Gym, which was co-founded in .... More>>
Study finds urban architecture to be just as important as green space in our health and happiness
Study finds urban architecture to be just as important as green space in our health and happiness
 
New research published by the University of Warwick in England suggests that urban architecture may have a far greater impact on our wellbeing than previously thought. While many studies have linked an abundance of .... More>>
Competition seeks architects to design a High Line for London
Competition seeks architects to design a High Line for London
 
Another day, another plan for an elevated public park inspired by New York’s High Line. Following in the footsteps of Singapore, Seoul and Sydney, a community group in London has now .... More>>
Arup outline vision for greener global cities
Arup outline vision for greener global cities
 
International architecture and engineering practice Arup have published a report declaring city planners around the world must do more to create green urban environments that promote the health and wellbeing of .... More>>
Architects invited to propose 'imaginative' designs for British forest visitor hub
Architects invited to propose 'imaginative' designs for British forest visitor hub
 
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) has launched an open design competition for a visitor centre at Langley Vale Wood; an ancient forest site in Surrey, England. UK conservation .... More>>
Former Disney exec developing Mammoth US$14bn Carolina resort
Former Disney exec developing Mammoth US$14bn Carolina resort
 
A sprawling lifestyle resort in the shadow of the Great Smoky Mountains is due to bring hotels, restaurants, retail, sports and other elements of leisure to the North Carolina wilderness. Former Disney executive .... More>>
England’s coasts and lakes as important as leisure centres, say 90 per cent of public
England’s coasts and lakes as important as leisure centres, say 90 per cent of public
 
Almost 90 per cent of people value outdoor spaces like the coast, lakes and waterways as much as they value leisure centres, pitches and courts for sport. That’s according to a new report from the the Sport and .... More>>
Spending Review: DCMS admin budget to be cut by 20 per cent
Spending Review: DCMS admin budget to be cut by 20 per cent
 
Leisure services supported by public funding are facing significant challenges after it was announced that the Department of Culture, Media and Sport’s (DCMS) administrative budget is to be cut by 20 .... More>>
REVEALED: The city within a city that could change the face of London
REVEALED: The city within a city that could change the face of London
 
Plans are afoot to transform a swathe of industrial West London wasteland into a huge new urban area where “people will aspire to live, work and play.” Exciting new details have emerged about the 30-year development .... More>>
Well-kept parks encourage activity, says study
Well-kept parks encourage activity, says study
 
Physical activity is affected by the design and maintenance of public spaces and people’s perceptions of them, according to a new study from Active Living Research. The research, Creating Places That Promote .... More>>
Young Groundsmen’s Conference to encourage youngsters into industry
Young Groundsmen’s Conference to encourage youngsters into industry
 
The Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) is preparing an extensive programme of seminars through its Learning Live initiative as it bids to educate future industry leaders at this November’s Young .... More>>
Webinar will explain the vision behind BIG's Dryline scheme for New York City
Webinar will explain the vision behind BIG's Dryline scheme for New York City
 
New York City’s Dryline – a proposed flood barrier around Lower Manhatten by BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group), is to be the subject of a webinar on Friday 12 June. In addition to protecting the city from .... More>>
£2m government funding boost for Special Olympics GB
£2m government funding boost for Special Olympics GB
 
Special Olympics Great Britain has received a £2m funding boost from the government, which will be used to support a number of sporting initiatives. The charity, which helps children and adults with .... More>>
Research shows the power of walking groups
Research shows the power of walking groups
 
Walking groups have good adherence and can reduce blood pressure, risk of depression, cholesterol and BMI, according to a review published in the British Journal of Sports Medicine. The .... More>>
25th MIPIM Awards announced
25th MIPIM Awards announced
 
Following an epic week at MIPIM, the 25th MIPIM Award winners were announced last night – 12 March. Leisure architecture once again proved to be a frontrunner, with five leisure buildings being .... More>>
The Club Company taken over by US investor Lone Star
The Club Company taken over by US investor Lone Star
 
Just a week after it bought Jurys Inn hotel group as part of a £680m (US$1.02bn, €909m) deal, US-based private equity firm Lone Star has been announced as the new majority owner of country club and .... More>>
BMF becomes preferred career supplier for ex armed forces personnel
BMF becomes preferred career supplier for ex armed forces personnel
 
Outdoor exercise provider British Military Fitness (BMF) is in line to offer even more career opportunities to ex-armed forces personnel, after winning Ministry of Defence (MoD) approval. The .... More>>
BMF first to receive ukactive Outdoor Code of Practice certification
BMF first to receive ukactive Outdoor Code of Practice certification
 
Outdoor exercise provider British Military Fitness has become the first operator to receive ukactive Outdoor Code of Practice certification (OCOP). Currently in its launch phase, the OCOP forms part .... More>>
A good year: ukactive profits jump 123 per cent
A good year: ukactive profits jump 123 per cent
 
Physical activity sector representative body ukactive has reported a strong set of annual financial figures, with turnover increasing by £2.3m and profits up 123 per cent. At the organisation’s recent AGM, it was announced that the audited accounts for the year ending 31 March 2014 showed a .... More>>
New scheme offers shopping vouchers to those who exercise
New scheme offers shopping vouchers to those who exercise
 
A physical activity loyalty card (PAL), which rewards users with shopping vouchers, has been launched in Northern Ireland with the aim of combating inactivity. The scheme has been developed by the .... More>>
News page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next
 

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JPL
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Training profile

Amac offer fully-accredited training courses which are recognised nationally by employers. Fitness education is our area of expertise and the quality of our teaching remains unrivalled by any other provider.
View full profile>>

UK news


World news

Property & tenders
Outdoor Pursuits Partnering Soft Market Test
Location: Walsall
Company: Walsall Council
More>>
Opportunity to Operate Two Major West Midlands Leisure Centres
Location:
Company: Solihull Metroplitan Borough Council
More>>
Invitation to Quote: Specialist Consultancy Advice - Leisure Facilities
Location:
Company: Barrow in Furness Borough Council
More>>
A Historic Opportunity - Hastings Castle
Location: Hastings
Company: GVA
More>>

More property/tenders>>


Published by The Leisure Media Company Ltd Portmill House, Portmill Lane, Hitchin, Herts SG5 1DJ. Tel: +44 (0)1462 431385 | Contact us | About us | © Cybertrek Ltd