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31-Oct-2014 - Goodman Restaurant Group will open Rex & Mariano, an ambitious new seafood restaurant located on the former Vodka Revolution site in Soho in late November.
30-Oct-2014 - Robert Crook is the UK managing director of hotel management firm Interstate. He talks to BigHospitality about the state of the market and the similarities between running a hotel and...
30-Oct-2014 - French hotel group Mama Shelter has announced plans to open a site in London after global operator Accor acquired a 35 per cent stake in its capital.
30-Oct-2014 - Despite the trend for rising prices year-on-year in hotels throughout the UK, overnight costs decreased in London and Glasgow this September, according to hotel.info.
30-Oct-2014 - Longshot Country Inns will open its sixth Bel & The Dragon site at The George in Hampshire on 10 November.
30-Oct-2014 - D&D London has announced that Damien Rigollet will take on the role of head chef at its contemporary French restaurant Coq d’Argent in the City of London.
30-Oct-2014 - Former Tourism Minister and MP for Weston-super-Mare John Penrose has said VisitEngland should be independent from VisitBritain and gradually move away from government funding.
29-Oct-2014 - Peruvian restaurateur Martin Morales has announced the opening of a new Ceviche in Old Street in March 2015.
29-Oct-2014 - Milton Keynes’ Mercure Parkside House Hotel has been sold to Nazim Manji of the Clubhouse Group for around £2.6m.
29-Oct-2014 - Born of the collaboration between former Ottolenghi head chef Louis Solley and ex Morito general manager Hugo Thurston, informal restaurant Jago will open in mid-November in London’s Brick Lane.
29-Oct-2014 - Vietnamese restaurant Kêu will open its second London site in Soho on 3 November.
29-Oct-2014 - Takeaway and restaurant concept Soupe du Jour will open its second London site in the City on 4 November.
29-Oct-2014 - Marriott has completed a £1.3m renovation of its London Kensington hotel’s meeting facilities to cater for generation X and Y travellers’ technology expectations.
28-Oct-2014 - Six restaurant sites will be built and let out to operators in Oldham city centre as part of the new Parliament Square development.
28-Oct-2014 - Marriott is expanding its Courtyard brand further in Scotland, with a new hotel planned for Edinburgh city centre in early 2016.
28-Oct-2014 - Scottish businesses made 342 pledges to create jobs, apprenticeships and work placements at the Big Hospitality Conversation in Glasgow last week.
28-Oct-2014 - In the third part of our special feature on back-of-house technology, we look at some of the systems that are helping managers and business owners to streamline their operations.
28-Oct-2014 - In the second part of our special feature on back-of-house technology, BigHospitality looks at how technology is transforming staff management.
28-Oct-2014 - In the first part of our special feature on back-of-house technology, BigHospitality explores the emergence of big data and asks how it can help the hospitality industry improve guest experience...
28-Oct-2014 - Artisan bakery Paul will open its first site outside London in Oxford on 8 December this year.
28-Oct-2014 - Chef and TV personality Rick Stein has confirmed he is taking over the Clay Quay restaurant in Porthleven, Cornwall.
27-Oct-2014 - Experts from Hilton Hotels, Travelodge and Accor UK and Ireland will speak at this year's Finance for Hotel Investment and Development in the UK and Continental Europe conference.
27-Oct-2014 - The Home Office has launched the Modern Slavery Campaign to raise awareness of potential victims across a number of large industries, including hospitality.
27-Oct-2014 - Bromic has launched the Tungsten Portable heater for hotels and restaurants.
27-Oct-2014 - The availability of hospitality jobs in the UK grew by 36 per cent between September 2013 and the same month in 2014, according to the latest data by job board Indeed.