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Search for hotel developer for Redsands Forts

17-Jun-2015 - A hotel developer is being sought to turn seven WW2 forts in the Thames Estuary into a 44-bedroom hotel. 

Former Ten Bells chef to open rooftop restaurant Brooksby's Walk

17-Jun-2015 - Former Upstairs at The Ten Bells colleagues Giorgio Ravelli and Jarrod Cooke are opening a temporary rooftop bar and restaurant in Homerton on 2 July.

Francesco Mazzei to join D&D London

17-Jun-2015 - Former L'Anima chef-patron Francesco Mazzei is joining D&D London as chef-patron of Sartoria restaurant.

Beannchor plans £4m Belfast hotel

17-Jun-2015 - Northern Ireland based hospitality group Beannchor has announced plans to open a £4m 55-bedroom hotel in Belfast city centre. 

Rudie's Jamaican restaurant opening in September

16-Jun-2015 - Rudies, a new Jamaican casual dining concept, is to open its first site in Dalston in September.

Roti Chai owner to launch Chai Ki this month

16-Jun-2015 - Rohit Chugh, the owner of Indian street food concept Roti Chai, will fully launch his second concept - Chai Ki - in Canary Wharf this month. 

Pop-up restaurant Oink to open in Shoreditch

16-Jun-2015 - Porky pop-up Oink is launching a weekend residence on Shoreditch’s Commercial Street from 3 July.

Upham Pub Company secures funding for growth

16-Jun-2015 - Hampshire based Upham Pub Company has secured £6m funding from Natwest to support its ambitious growth plans.

In Operation with...CAU

15-Jun-2015 - In the first of our In Operation with... video series BigHospitality talks to Graham Hall, the managing director of CAU about the business, its aims and what helps to make...

Elysium group to re brand Zinnia as second Mimosa site

15-Jun-2015 - Essex based bar and restaurant operator Elysium Group is to replace its Japanese fusion venture Zinnia in Chelsea with a second branch of its Mimosa brand.

Britannia Hotels acquire two further sites

15-Jun-2015 - Cheshire-based Britannia Hotels has acquired two additional properties in Buxton and Hampshire, bringing its total hotel portfolio up to 49 sites.

Grind & Co launches crowdfunding drive to raise £1.5m towards expansion

15-Jun-2015 - London-based independent coffee and cocktail group Grind & Co has today (15 June) launched a CrowdCube campaign to raise £1.5m towards national expansion and allow the company to take control...

Legacy Hotels expands UK portfolio

12-Jun-2015 - Legacy Hotels & Resorts has acquired two Best Western properties and revealed plans to expand its UK portfolio.

Orient Chinese restaurant opening in Soho

12-Jun-2015 - Chef and hospitality entrepreneur Patrick Cheung is opening an ‘authentic’ Chinese restaurant in Soho on 16 June.

Sat Bains opens new dining concept Nucleus

12-Jun-2015 - Chef Sat Bains is today (12 June) opening Nucleus, a ‘restaurant within a restaurant’ at his two-Michelin starred flagship Nottingham venue.

Heritage Estates investing £1m in hotel refurbishment and staff recruitment

11-Jun-2015 - Independent hotel group Heritage Estates is investing £1m over the next five years on an extensive refurbishment of Cockliffe Country House Hotel in Nottinghamshire.

Anna Hansen opening Modern Pantry Finsbury

11-Jun-2015 - Anna Hansen MBE is opening a second Modern Pantry in Finsbury Square in July.

The Orchard Restaurant and Bar eyes expansion

11-Jun-2015 - Former Claridge's chef Steven Mitchell has revealed plans to expand his Orchard Restaurant and Bar brand in the Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire area.

Chicken and egg restaurant hatches in Fulham

10-Jun-2015 - Former Hoxton Grill chef JP Tanti has launched a new restaurant in Fulham specialising in experimental chicken wing and egg dishes. 

Brew launches crowdfunding campaign to help put tea back on the high street

10-Jun-2015 - Tea concept Brew is launching a crowdfunding campaign to help it open its first permanent site and reclaim tea's place on the UK's high streets. 

The Arora Group launches local recruitment initiative for InterContinental London - the O2

09-Jun-2015 - The Arora Group has partnered with Greenwich Council to launch a recruitment and apprenticeship campaign which is designed to encourage employment for its new hotel -  InterContinental London - The...

The Good Life Eatery planning third London site

09-Jun-2015 - Healthy eating concept The Good Life Eatery is planning to open a third London restaurant by the end of this year.

Bill Granger on why he wants to be seen as more than just a morning person

09-Jun-2015 - Australian TV chef and food writer Bill Granger has achieved considerable fame with his intelligent yet laid-back approach to cooking and peerless breakfast dishes. But with an expanding international restaurant group he wants to be...

Restaurants and hotels raise £551k for homeless charity StreetSmart

09-Jun-2015 - Restaurants and hotels involved in last year's StreetSmart campaign have raised £551k for the homeless charity. 

The Yorkshire Meatball Company to open restaurant at Hotel Indigo York

08-Jun-2015 - The Yorkshire Meatball Company has signed an agreement to open a restaurant within Hotel Indigo York, Walmgate.