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People on the Move in Hospitality: July 2014

People on the Move in Hospitality: July 2014

By Carina Perkins

We've rounded up some of the latest movers and shakers in the hospitality industry, with the past month seeing key appointments at venues including The Highwayman, Mayfair's 34 restaurant and The Kensington Hotel, as well as head office positions...

Karam Sethi's Mayfair restaurant Gymkhana was named National Restaurant of the Year 2014

National Restaurant Awards 2014: in pictures

By Carina Perkins

The seventh National Restaurant Awards, organised by Restaurant magazine and sponsored by Estrella Damm, took place at The Hurlingham Club, London on 30 June.

Drygate Brewing Co. offers a working brewery experience alongside a restaurant, bar, terrace and events space.

Gallery: the UK’s first experiential craft brewery

By Lauren Houghton

New Glasgow venture Drygate Brewing Co. claims to be the UK’s first experiential craft brewery, offering a working brewery experience alongside a restaurant, bar, terrace and events space. Here we offer a look inside.

Hospitality Openings: June 2014

Hospitality Openings: June 2014

By Carina Perkins

Our latest round of up of the hottest hospitality openings includes Heston Blumenthal’s Heathrow venture The Perfectionists’ Café, Lee Westcott's Typing Room and Liverpool's Titanic Hotel, as well as new hotel rooms above London pubs The Tommyfield...

People on the Move in Hospitality: June 2014

People on the Move in Hospitality: June 2014

By Carina Perkins

We've rounded up some of the latest movers and shakers in the hospitality industry, with the past month seeing a number of key appointments by businesses including Rezidor, G&V Royal Mile Hotel Edinburgh and Harris + Hoole.

The top ten accounted for 52% of all visitor spending in the UK in 2013

Top 10 spenders when visiting the UK

By Melodie Michel

The government's decision to relax visa requirements for Chinese visitors has put the spotlight on China's spot as the 19th biggest spender when visiting the UK. BigHospitality looks at the top ten spending nationalities for 2013.

BHA Hospitality & Tourism Summit 2014 in pictures

In pictures: BHA Hospitality & Tourism Summit 2014

By Carina Perkins

The British Hospitality Association (BHA) Hospitality and Tourism Summit 2014 took place at the Novotel West London on 5 June, with some of the biggest names in UK hospitality gathering to share knowledge and discuss the future. 

London took the top spot again in 2013

Top 10 most visited UK cities 2013

By Melodie Michel

According to figures released by the Office of National Statistics (ONS), 2013 saw the top seven unmoved, with London still unsurprisingly number one. 

Hospitality Openings: April/May 2014

Hospitality Openings: April/May 2014

By Carina Perkins

Our latest round of up of the hottest hospitality openings includes new restaurant ventures from chefs Jason Atherton and John Burton-Race, the long-awaited Shangri-La Hotel at The Shard and new concepts Dindin Kitchen and The Juice Well.

People on the Move in Hospitality: May 2014

People on the Move in Hospitality: May 2014

By Carina Perkins

We've rounded up some of the latest movers and shakers in the hospitality industry, with the past month seeing a number of key appointments at hotels and restaurants including The Trafalger Hotel, InterContinental London Park and Terre à Terre.

Hotelympia 2014 guide

Top 10 things to do and see at Hotelympia 2014

By Carina Perkins

Hotelympia is fast approaching and the hospitality industry getting ready to descend on the ExCel centre in London on 28 April - 1 May for the biennial event.