Hotel news

October 5, 2020

Unprofitable hotel kitchens cannot be sustained, but food delivery holds the answer

Nationwide lockdown is over, staycations are booming, and yet across the hotel industry, thousands of venues are struggling with low occupancy rates, particularly hotels in city […]
October 2, 2020

66% of hospitality sector saw summer trade fall, says BCC

Two thirds (66%) of the UK’s hospitality sector saw summer trade decrease during Q3 despite the chancellor’s Eat Out to Help Out scheme, according to the […]
October 2, 2020

Buxton crescent hotel opens 17 years after refurbishments began

The Buxton Crescent Hotel in Derbyshire has officially opened its doors, 17 years after works on the property initially began.  According to the BBC, the Grade […]
October 1, 2020

Network of global hotels launches ‘Sustainable Hospitality Alliance’

Some 14 global hotel companies have come together to launch the Sustainable Hospitality Alliance today (1 October), with the aim of creating a “renewed vision of […]
September 30, 2020

Murrayshall County House names former Gleneagles director as GM. 

Murrayshall county house hotel has announced the appointment of Gary Silcock as its new general manager. The hotel currently has 40 luxurious rooms & suites, an […]
September 29, 2020

Sharrow Bay Hotel to go into liquidation

The Sharrow Bay Country House Hotel in the Lake District has announced it is set to go into liquidation. As reported by local press, Cumberland and […]
September 28, 2020

Hospitality sector faces potential fortnight lockdown

Ministers are considering proposals to enforce new ‘social lockdown’ measures in the coming days across ‘areas of concern’ in the UK. According to The Times, the […]
September 25, 2020

HOSPA launches ‘sleepover to help turnover’ initiative

HOSPA has launched a ‘sleepover to help turnover’ initiative which seeks to incentivise continued trade in the face of new restrictions for the sector announced earlier […]
September 25, 2020

Hospitality associations claim chancellor’s plan ‘doesn’t go far enough’

Leading hospitality associations UKH and BBPA have “expressed relief” at “some elements” of the chancellor’s new Winter Economy Plan but added they are concerned jobs remain […]