January Newbies: How to Prepare your Gym

If you own a gym, it’s already time to start prepping for the influx of January newbies! Although many of us haven’t even put up the Christmas decorations yet, the spike in new gym memberships as people fulfil new year resolutions is something that requires a great deal of...
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Brittas Empire

The BBC1 sitcom, The Brittas Empire, revolved around the fictional Whitbury New Town Leisure Centre, where inept manager Gordon Brittas always managed to create disaster and mayhem with his bright ideas. Written by Richard Fegen and Andrew Norriss, the show was first broadcast in 1991. It was originally intended...
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David Wilkie

David Wilkie was Great Britain’s first superstar swimmer, becoming the only person to have held Olympic, European, British, American, Commonwealth and world swimming titles simultaneously! As the most successful international swimmer of the 20th century, he became a household name after winning Olympic gold in 1976 in the 200m...
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Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean

When anyone mentions Jayne Torvill and Christopher Dean, a vision of their iconic performance of Ravel’s Boléro at the 1984 Winter Olympics inevitably springs to mind. The best-loved British ice-dancers of all time made history when they received 12 perfect six scores for their memorable routine. Their stunning performance...
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Case Study: Leisure Design and Build June 2017

  A hotel once described as “tired looking” has been totally refurbished to give it a new lease of life. Against a backdrop of the magnificent Malvern Hills – an area protected by Malvern Hills Trust so it retains its natural beauty – the picturesque Bank House Hotel, Spa...
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Movers and Shakers

Crown Sports Lockers is delighted to announce we’re now selling a new range of shaker-style locker and cabinet doors that will look stylish in any modern or traditional house, apartment, business or leisure premises. This distinctive and minimalist style is named after the craftsmen and women who invented the...
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Crown Sports Lockers’ Furniture Installation with SPAshell

A tested and proven bespoke wooden furniture expert, Crown Sports Lockers has yet again demonstrated its manufacturing flexibility with SPAshell – a modular spa concept by Alistair Johnson, director of business and design consultancy, Spa Creators.   As a joint design venture between Crown and Spa Creators’ project managers,...
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