Keep up to date with the latest openings, closures and property deals in the restaurant, pub and hotel sectors.
22-May-2015 - Leeds-based Smokehouse concept Reds True Barbecue has secured a £5m investment from leading figures in the hospitality industry as part of a drive to accelerate its expansion plans.
21-May-2015 - A west London hotel is to target socially-responsible businesses with a new 1,800 sq ft energy-saving events space.
21-May-2015 - Firmdale is tapping into the trend of hotel businesses providing unusual extras by adding karaoke to two of its upmarket London venues.
21-May-2015 - The New Angel restaurant in Notting Hill, the brainchild of celebrity chef John Burton-Race , is relocating to larger premises.
21-May-2015 - The owners of street food vendor Street Kitchen are to open their first shop next month as part of a wider strategy to have 15 fixed sites in London over...
20-May-2015 - The owners of the Honky Tonk Group, the American themed restaurant brand, have launched their first ‘quirky’ boutique hotel in London’s Chinatown.
20-May-2015 - London received a record-breaking number of international tourists in 2014, according to official figures.
20-May-2015 - Boutique hotel operator Malmaison Hotel du Vin has announced plans to open a Hotel du Vin in Stratford-upon-Avon next year.
20-May-2015 - The Marylebone Leisure Group is opening Clerkenwell & Social, a new infusion cocktail bar inspired by the literary history of Clerkenwell, in Farringdon on 1 June.
20-May-2015 - Union Hanover’s operations arm NoHo has named a management team for its new west London boutique hotel concept Urban Villa.
20-May-2015 - Gordon Ramsay believes he now has two branded operations ready for a national roll-out: Street Kitchen and Maze.
19-May-2015 - Xavier Rousset has left Texture and 28°-50° Restaurant Group, the company he co-founded with chef Agnar Sverrisson.
19-May-2015 - The number of UK hospitality businesses receiving high ratings from customer reviews has risen in the past year, according to TripAdvisor.
18-May-2015 - The husband and wife team behind Surrey’s The French Table have opened a new restaurant in Wimbledon Village.
18-May-2015 - London's Marriott Hotel Park Lane is opening its second restaurant, a pop-up rooftop site, from 23 May.
18-May-2015 - Manchester-based bar and restaurant brand the Alchemist is set to be rolled out to a number of UK cities after being taken over in a private equity-backed management buyout.
18-May-2015 - International hotel group Accor has announced plans to open two further sites under its Mecure and ibis Style brands in Derby and Leeds.
15-May-2015 - Mexican restaurant chain Wahaca is inviting customers to try a beta version of its new summer menu and offer their feedback through social media.
15-May-2015 - The team behind London’s first owl cafe are launching a cocktail bar inspired by the television series Breaking Bad.
15-May-2015 - The former head chef at Tapas Brindisa is opening his first restaurant next to Borough Market.
15-May-2015 - This May Hibiscus, the fine-dining restaurant owned by French chef Claude Bosi, celebrates its 15th birthday. The chef tells BigHospitality about his time at the restaurant in both Ludlow and London’s...
15-May-2015 - Global Japanese restaurant group Benihana is intending to expand its UK business outside of London and into other major cities.
14-May-2015 - A Norfolk restaurant is to work with a local farmer to grow and manage the majority of its seasonal British produce.
14-May-2015 - Two Australian-born brothers of Italian descent are to open a 120-cover restaurant and bar in Marylebone this summer.
14-May-2015 - Hotel group Belmond has appointed a general manager to lead the renovated Cadogan Hotel, in Knightsbridge, when it reopens in autumn 2016.