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By Diane Hey As we celebrate apprenticeship week and to continue the journey to a ‘skills led recovery’, we explore the benefit of being an apprentice….from an apprentice. The theme for National Apprenticeship Week 2021 is “Build the Future” as we encourage everyone to consider how apprenticeships can help individuals to develop the skill
By Tara Moore, Head of Spa Operations – Galgorm Spa & Golf Resort and Sarah Johnson, Head of Spa – Rudding Park  What I have found over the years is that each time it comes around our re
 By Alex Hurt, Spa Director – Weavers House Spa In a world that’s been rocked to its core, it’s important that we flex to its new shape, and boy oh boy, has this world changed! This virus, a
Extract taken from Sage e-book  As from 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020, the UK now have a customs border with EU countries, with full customs controls. This means import and export declarati
Whether it can ease symptoms of the virus or not, one in five Brits are deficient in vitamin D. Find below, suggestions in how we can be stocking up on the ‘sunshine vitamin’ this Winter:IT CAN R
by Juliet Wheater Who couldn’t do with a lift in this continued crazy world we’re living in right now? In these uncertain and anxious times, not only are we dealing with numerous stressors but ma
 by Diane Hey - Therapist, Employer, EducatorVice Chair Beauty Professional Apprenticeship Trailblazer Steering GroupApprenticeship AmbassadorAs the world faces the largest challenge known in our
  We at the UK Spa Association are delighted to present our 15th National Spa Week as from 9th – 15th November. Now that spa is back to work and in no small part, due to the i
 More and more people are having therapy; around 1.5 million Britons saw a private therapist last year, and with the Covid pandemic triggering mental health issues for many, it’s likely this year

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