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The new council will put the tourism industry 'at the heart of government'

Government sets up Tourism Council to boost growth

By Carina Perkins

The government has announced the formation of a Tourism Council which will see regulators and industry work together for the growth of the UK hospitality and tourism trade.

Room rates in London hotels increased by 14 per cent in May

London hotels recover from Royal Wedding let-down

By Lorraine Heller

Following disappointing trading during the Royal Wedding, profitability in London hotels picked up in May, boosted by a series of sporting, cultural and political events, finds the new HotStats survey.