Hotel housekeepers are usually paid national minimum wage through employment agencies and can be vulnerable to mistreatment or exploitation

Hotels urged to take heed of staff exploitation claims

By Luke Nicholls

A Parliamentary Reception has called on major UK hotel chains to ‘clean up their act’ and take more responsibility when it comes to preventing the mistreatment and exploitation of agency workers.

With the new funding and through schemes such as Employment 1st, more young people could be given the chance to become chefs

£1bn youth jobs fund: The hospitality industry’s reaction

By Luke Nicholls

Following the recent revelations that the Government is to inject £1bn of new funding into a new scheme to tackle youth unemployment, leading hospitality industry bodies have given BigHospitality their thoughts on how it could affect the sector.