January 29, 2021

Unite’s contractor receives £95m for £7m hotel project

Flanagan Group, a construction firm with ties to Len McCluskey, general secretary at the trade union Unite, has been paid £95m for a hotel project that […]
January 29, 2021

Scottish Hospitality Group calls for more ‘immediate support’

While the Scottish Hospitality Group (SHG) has welcomed new support measures announced in yesterday’s Scottish Government budget, it has warned that financial aid for hospitality “doesn’t […]
January 29, 2021

Waveney House Hotel on market for £2m

Waveney House Hotel in Puddingmoor Suffolk has been brought on the market for £2m.  The purpose built hotel houses 12 en-suite rooms, restaurant and two large […]
January 28, 2021

Peter Ducker to step down as IoH chief exec

The Institute of Hospitality (IoH) has announced that Peter Ducker will step down from his role as chief executive at the body. Ducker, who has spent […]
January 27, 2021

Brexit, Employment & Hospitality

Since the results of the 2016 referendum were finalised and our departure from the European Union was set in motion the hospitality sector has experienced considerable […]
January 26, 2021

Tributes paid to Grand Jersey Hotel head concierge

The Grand Jersey Hotel has announced the passing of its head concierge, Hugo de Castro.   In a Facebook post the team paid tribute to the concierge […]
January 25, 2021

The Belfry Hotel – Preparing for a big event during Covid

For most hoteliers, hosting events during the pandemic is either impossible or next to impossible. Having already managed the impossible while hosting ISPS HANDA UK golf […]
January 22, 2021

Daish’s Holidays hails ‘significant boost’ in staycation bookings

Daish’s Holidays has reported a 105% increase in bookings during the first two weeks of January, compared to the same period last year, despite the current […]
January 22, 2021

Greengage Travel launches Ecosmart Hotels & Venues Directory

Greengage Travel has launched the Ecosmart Hotels and Venues Directory, to showcase hand-picked properties across the UK that demonstrate an eco-friendly approach. The programme is designed […]