Keep up to date with the latest openings, closures and property deals in the restaurant, pub and hotel sectors.
02-Mar-2015 - Giorgio Locatelli's Mayfair restaurant Locanda Locatelli will re-open on 14 March following a four month closure caused by a gas explosion.
02-Mar-2015 - Macdonald Hotels & Resorts are investing over £2m in digital developments across its 40 UK hotels.
02-Mar-2015 - Chefs James and Chris Tanner were among those last week leading the launch of BR6, a training restaurant at Bromley's Hospitality, Food and Enterprise Career College designed to equip young...
02-Mar-2015 - Street food concept The Mac Factory is opening a weekly pop up at Covent Garden based Earlham Street Clubhouse, and plans to open a permanent site later this year.
02-Mar-2015 - Hotel owner and operator Somerston Hotels has set out plans to expand its business following its name change to Atlas Hotels.
27-Feb-2015 - PS - the Pub Company will open its second Blue's Smokehouse in Twickenham this weekend as it looks to roll out the concept in and around London.
26-Feb-2015 - The owner of Georgian House Hotel in London has invested £35k into her business to create two more wizard-themed bedrooms due to rising demand for a more quirky proposition.
26-Feb-2015 - Fans of London's cat cafe can get excited, as the UK’s first owl bar is opening in the capital in March.
26-Feb-2015 - Union Hanover has submitted a planning application for its proposed dual hotel development in Stratford’s East Village.
25-Feb-2015 - Harrogate's meatball-based restaurant Yorkshire Meatball Company is looking to expand into other cities following a successful first year of trade.
25-Feb-2015 - InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) is to open a Crowne Plaza Hotel and a Staybridge Suites in Manchester as part of the University of Manchester's £1bn campus development.
24-Feb-2015 - Hospitality businesses were among 70 employers ‘named and shamed’ by the government today (24 Feb) for failing to pay their workers national minimum wage.
24-Feb-2015 - Hotels in Aberdeen are continuing to feel the negative knock-on effects of a troubled North Sea oil and gas sector with January's occupancy down by 2.8 per cent to 63.4...
24-Feb-2015 - Revere Pub Company, the premium pub format created by Marston's, has announced the opening of two new pubs with rooms.
23-Feb-2015 - The UK’s first restaurant serving insects will open in South Wales this summer.
23-Feb-2015 - Hotel price comparison website HotelsCombined has revealed the 18 UK winners of its second annual ‘Stellar Stays’ awards.
23-Feb-2015 - The chefs who have made it to the regional finals of the 2015 Roux Scholarship competition have been announced with judges reporting a 'particularly strong year' for entries.
23-Feb-2015 - London-based group glh has today opened every hotel Piccadilly, the first of four locations for its new limited-feature four-star brand.
23-Feb-2015 - Australian chef Bill Granger has confirmed plans to open a third restaurant in London under his Granger & Co brand.
20-Feb-2015 - Byron and Browns have been named as the restaurant brands in the UK which leave their customers most satisfied.
20-Feb-2015 - The Marco Pierre White restaurant at the Threadneedle's Hotel will open under the Wheeler's Rib Room & Oyster Bar name, not a Steakhouse Bar & Grill as previously reported.
20-Feb-2015 - Starbucks has announced plans to boost its evening trade by serving hot and cold meals along with beer and wine from 4pm at selected stores.
20-Feb-2015 - Rosewood London's new executive chef Amandine Chaignot, talks about why it's important to have some fun in the kitchen and why she'll be chasing repeat custom over accolades.
19-Feb-2015 - Imago achieved record sales during the Christmas period, with its flagship hotel reporting 10.5 per cent growth.
19-Feb-2015 - Hotel management company Interstate Europe Hotels & Resorts has added two more hotels to its UK portfolio.