2014 Pool & Spas Awards

Some of the most innovative swimming pool and hot tub companies were celebrating on Sunday night (2nd February) after gaining recognition at the annual wet leisure industry awards hosted by The Swimming Pool and Allied Trades Association (SPATA) and The British and Irish Spa and Hot Tub Association (BISHTA) Awards held at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry as part of SPATEX, the UK’s largest dedicated swimming pool and hot tub exhibition.

The awards event highlights the achievements of the wet leisure industry by showcasing the best examples of construction, design, installation and innovation, which are an important platform to showcase the best available hot tubs, spas and swimming pools and raise the profile of the wet leisure industry and all the luxurious and inspirational products it has available to the public.

When choosing to purchase a swimming pool, hot tub or swim spa, consumers have the reassurance of using a company which have SPATA or BISHTA trade association membership. This month SPATA and BISHTA launched brand new consumer facing websites, to help inform and guide consumers on the best choices on purchase along with providing helpful free factsheets which include such topics as maintenance, servicing, sustainability and safety.


BSPF is the trade organisation who brings together in one organisation the UK bodies representing contractors, manufacturers, distributors and retailers of swimming pools, spas, hot tubs, swim spas, saunas, steam rooms and associated equipment. Comprised of the Swimming Pool and Allied Trades Association (SPATA) and the British and Irish Spa and Hot Tub Association (BISHTA), the trade bodies, working for trade members and the consumer by setting and publishing technical standards, providing technical advice and mediation services and promoting safe and healthy use of swimming pool and spa water.

2014 UK Pool & Spa Awards