All news articles for August 2020

Prospect Pubs & Bars pair Dan Shotton and Mark Draper secure second site

Prospect Pubs & Bars pair secure second site

By James McAllister

Former Redcomb Pubs owners Dan Shotton and Mark Draper have added a second site to their Prospect Pubs & Bars portfolio, with further expansion already in the pipeline.

Flash-grilled with Racine restaurant chef Henry Harris London pop up Chelsea Physic Gardens

Flash-grilled: Henry Harris

By James McAllister

The renowned chef was back in the capital this weekend to briefly revive his legendary London restaurant Racine, with a one day pop up hosted by Company of Cooks at the historic Chelsea Physic Gardens.

Wasabi launches CVA proposal

Wasabi launches CVA proposal

By James McAllister

London-centric sushi and bento brand Wasabi has announced the launch of a Company Voluntary Arrangement (CVA) proposal to help protect the business against the 'profound impact' of the Coronavirus pandemic.

Nicholas Balfe, Mark Gurney and Matt Bushnell opening Larry's Peckham

Latest opening: Larry's

By James McAllister

The team behind popular London restaurants Salon and Levan have launched their third venture in the capital, this time inspired by the cafe and diner culture of New York City.

Friday Five: The week's top news

Friday Five: The week's top news

By James McAllister

We round-up some of the main hospitality news stories from the past week including Gordon Ramsay's plans to open 50 new restaurants in the UK, and YO!'s CVA proposal.


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