04-Aug-2015 - Independent hotel operator Bulldog Hotel Group has rebranded as The Coaching Inn Group as part of its aim to become the number one operator of regional inns in the country.
03-Aug-2015 - The owners of a former Magistrates Court which hosted Oscar Wilde and the Kray twins are seeking a hotel developer to purchase the site for £75m.
03-Aug-2015 - An independent hotel in Hertfordshire is to invest £2m in a new conference and events venue forecast to provide a major economic boost for the local community.
03-Aug-2015 - Nigel Tait, managing partner at law firm Carter-Ruck , discusses the steps pub, restaurant and hotel owners can take when faced with fake or libellous online reviews.
31-Jul-2015 - Here's a roundup of the top trending stories on BigHospitality this week.
31-Jul-2015 - A Blackpool hotel on the market for £2.3m has been sold to local hoteliers for an undisclosed sum.
30-Jul-2015 - A North East hotel has seen bookings triple after undergoing a £16m redevelopment and investing in a second 18-hole golf course.
30-Jul-2015 - A new UK sustainability programme is recycling used hotel guest soaps and toiletries and redistributing them to people in need.
30-Jul-2015 - A Glasgow hostel has invested £750,000 in bespoke suites in the year in which ‘poshtels’ are predicted to become one of the most dynamic sectors of the UK hotel market.
30-Jul-2015 - International hotel group Accor's restructuring of its property portfolio and overall 'cultural transformation' of the business helped push up pre-tax profits by 68 per cent to 91m Euros in the first half of the year.
29-Jul-2015 - An unclean bedroom is said to be the main reason guests would not return to a hotel with 76 per cent of people saying they wouldn't stay there again if the room had been dirty during their stay.
29-Jul-2015 - Tourism in England reached record highs in the first quarter of 2015, according to new figures released by tourism board VisitEngland.
28-Jul-2015 - Pub and restaurant groups, including Greene King, Yummy Pubs, La Tasca and Drake & Morgan will be giving out special wristbands and displaying posters on Thursday (30 July) in support of Live Your Life Day.
28-Jul-2015 - Whitbread has secured a site in Soho for a 110-bedroom Hub by Premier Inn hotel.
28-Jul-2015 - Scrutinising the sustainability and social responsibility credentials of a 45-strong global hospitality business is no mean feat. Here the UK-based Sustainable Restaurant Association (SRA) and global hospitality brand Belmond tell BigHospitality how they did it.
27-Jul-2015 - The Cottage in the Wood hotel and restaurant in Malvern Wells has been acquired by a husband and wife team for an undisclosed sum.
27-Jul-2015 - Steigenberger Hotel Group has been appointed by Galliard Homes and Lulu Group International to operate The Great Scotland Yard Hotel in London.
27-Jul-2015 - Hospitality students at The Edge School in Essex will be learning how to serve afternoon tea from the industry's best after spending time in the kitchens and lounges of luxury London Hotels The Dorchester, The Ritz and Brown's.
23-Jul-2015 - Springboard and the British Hospitality Association (BHA) will host the first ever Big Hospitality Conversation event focused on careers in housekeeping at The Dorchester hotel on 7 September.
23-Jul-2015 - Crowne Plaza Hotels and Resorts is to open a £20m hotel in Buckinghamshire this Autumn.
22-Jul-2015 - Inverlochy Castle Management International (ICMI) has boosted its hotel and events portfolio by taking over the management of exclusive-use venue Fasque House.
21-Jul-2015 - The British Hospitality Association (BHA) is increasing pressure on the government to cut the rate of tourism VAT by establishing a cross party parliamentary group of MP’s to build momentum for the bill.
20-Jul-2015 - High staff turnover in the hospitality industry has resulted in a productivity crisis costing the sector £272m per year, new figures show
20-Jul-2015 - Travelodge has announced strong half-year results amid rumours the company is to be sold.
20-Jul-2015 - The ‘Eating Out – Today and Tomorrow’ (EOTT) report by Sacla’ has found that 62 per cent of adults say that they are adventurous in terms of cuisine.