January 22, 2021

New ‘cash cocktail’ urgently needed, says UKHC

UKHospitality Cymru has urged the Welsh government to find a “new and potent cash cocktail of financial support” to help the hospitality sector survive.  The plea […]
January 21, 2021

Chancellor considers adding furlough extension to March budget

Chancellor Rishi Sunak is reportedly considering another extension to the government’s Job retention Scheme (JRS) as it continues to try and mitigate the impact of covid-19 […]
January 20, 2021

The Coniston Hotel unveils new spa redevelopment plans

The Coniston Hotel Country Estate & Spa has unveiled new development plans for its spa, set to launch in mid-Spring 2021. The spa developments form part […]
January 19, 2021

Hospitality to lag behind during post-Covid recovery, says EY

The hospitality sector is expected to take longer than most other sectors to recover jobs lost in 2020, employing substantially fewer people in 2023 than it […]
January 18, 2021

How hotels are flexing to attract remote workers

As workers everywhere adapt to new working patterns, some forward-thinking businesses are flexing their premises to generate important, additional income from the newly remote workforce.   The […]
January 15, 2021

Hospitality job losses hit 660,000 in a year

The hospitality workforce has shrunk by more than a quarter against last year, with 660,000 sector job losses reported over the course of the past year, […]
January 15, 2021

Aberdeen Standard Investments acquires room2 Southampton

Room2, the ‘hometel’ brand, has completed the sale and leaseback of its flagship offering, room2 Southampton, to a fund managed by Aberdeen Standard Investments (“ASI”) in […]
January 15, 2021

Customers ‘more likely’ to choose to eat at hotels due to hygiene

Customers are more likely to stay at hotels for their in-house restaurant and high quality hygiene standards than other venues, according to new research from Navitas […]
January 14, 2021

Best Western hotel will house Covid-positive lorry drivers

The Cambridge Bar Hill hotel by Best Western will be used to house lorry drivers who test positive for Covid-19 before entering the UK, South Cambridgeshire […]