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BigHospitality visits Park Plaza Westminster Bridge hotel

BigHospitality visits Park Plaza Westminster Bridge hotel

By Emma Eversham

Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, the largest hotel to be built in London for a generation, has opened under a soft launch. BigHospitality went along for an exclusive tour and a peak behind the scenes with general manager Andrew Swindells and chef Joel Antunes

BigHospitality visits Food & Drink Expo

BigHospitality visits Food & Drink Expo

By Becky Paskin

Food & Drink Expo, held this week at the Birmingham NEC, is one of the biggest trade shows for those involved in the food and drink industry

Are culinary competitions worth it?

Are culinary competitions worth it?

By Becky Paskin

Industry figures, including Brian Turner, Herbert Berger and John Williams, discuss the value of culinary competitions, in the second Roundtable discussion from Restaurant magazine

BigHospitality at Hotelympia 2010

BigHospitality at Hotelympia 2010

By Becky Paskin

BigHospitality was at Hotelympia at London's ExCel on Monday to capture some of the highlights, including Pierre Koffmann judging the BCF Final and Gary Rhodes live on stage. Watch our video for more.

The Real Food Festival launches at Borough Market

The Real Food Festival launches at Borough Market

By Emma Eversham

The Real Food Festival is now present at London's Borough Market every Thursday . BigHospitality was there at the launch of the new initiative. Watch the video for more.

La Dolce Vita will return to London for the sixth time

Italian food festival returns to London

By Becky Paskin

La Dolce Vita, the annual Italian festival in London’s Business Design Centre, is returning for its sixth year next month with a variety of Italian chefs and producers present

Lancaster London hotel and sustainability

Lancaster London hotel and sustainability

By Emma Eversham

As part of BigHospitality's Sustainability week we visited the Lancaster London hotel to find out what managers and staff were doing to help run the business more sustainably.

The Chocolate Festival 2009

The Chocolate Festival 2009

By Becky Paskin

BigHospitality ventured out in the cold to The Chocolate Festival 2009 at London's Southbank Centre, to find out how chefs and restaurateurs could add a little sparkle to their Christmas menus with chocolate

Marcus Eaves talks to BigHospitality

Marcus Eaves talks to BigHospitality

By Emma Eversham

L'Autre Pied head chef Marcus Eaves talks about life at his restaurant, encouraging young talent and Michelin stars in BigHospitality's exclusive interview at this year's Restaurant Show

Michael Caines talks to BigHospitality

Michael Caines talks to BigHospitality

By Emma Eversham

In this exclusive interview chef Michael Caines talks about his plans for the Bath Priory, Abode hotels and his work with Exeter College

Today is the final chance to visit The Restaurant Show 2009

Final chance to visit The Restaurant Show 2009

By Becky Paskin

Today is the last chance for hospitality workers to get involved in The Restaurant Show 2009, as three days of chef demonstrations, live interviews and competitions come to an end

Michael Caines will be answering your questions live at The Restaurant Show

The Restaurant Show 2009 gets into full swing

By Becky Paskin

Yesterday's Restaurant Show at Earls Court 2 saw thousands of visitors enjoy a star-studded line up of top chefs, including Ferran Adria and Simon Hulstone perform live interviews and demonstrate their skills, and today’s show promises to be just...