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Lido Guide: The energy crisis

The energy crisis that has dogged the first part of 2023 hit the leisure industry hard, and swimming pools in particular bore the brunt. Author of The Lido Guide, Emma Pusill, explores ways we can navigate the challenges facing our pools and lidos. 

In a world where there is an ever-increasing awareness of, and focus on, environmental issues swimming pools have serious questions to answer.

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