Keep up to date with the latest openings, closures and property deals in the restaurant, pub and hotel sectors.
30-Oct-2014 - Cocktail bar 5cc has opened its fourth venue in the basement of the Electricity Showrooms in Hoxton Square.
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.
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.
29-Oct-2014 - London-based gastropub operator Noble Inns has secured a second site for its Smokehouse concept in Chiswick.
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 - New York restaurant and bar concept Jackson + Rye has opened its third branch in Richmond, London.
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 - Bromic has launched the Tungsten Portable heater for hotels and restaurants.
27-Oct-2014 - Legal & General Property (LGP) has acquired 19/31 Piccadilly Gardens in Manchester, which holds a 157-bed Travelodge as well as two restaurant units, for £23.1m.
27-Oct-2014 - The celebrity chef has received planning consent from Camden Council to turn the historic Fish & Coal buildings and Wharf Road Arches into a new pub and restaurant, set to...
27-Oct-2014 - ETM Group has appointed Pieter Fitz-Dreyer as head chef of Chiswell Street Dining Rooms in London.
24-Oct-2014 - New ‘flat share’ pop-up restaurant The Little Yellow Door will open in London’s Notting Hill this autumn.
24-Oct-2014 - Chinese restaurant Chy will open its second site in Liverpool city centre on 24 October.
23-Oct-2014 - Great British Menu chef Will Brown recently refurbished the Old Schoolhouse Inn, introducing a new menu that combines Northern Irish classics with modern European ingredients, and was rewarded with a...
23-Oct-2014 - Spanish restaurant Mas Q Menos has opened its second London site in Soho three months after opening its first site in Holborn.
23-Oct-2014 - The Inception group will open themed-bar Beaver Lodge in London’s Chelsea in January 2015.
23-Oct-2014 - Canadian hotel company FRHI, which owns the international Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel brands, has ambitions to expand its visibility in London, BigHospitality has learnt.
23-Oct-2014 - Demon Leisure will open The Brotherhood of Pursuits and Pastimes sports bar in Leeds city centre on 8 November.