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Hospitality openings September 2014

People on the Move in Hospitality: September 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 by Giraffe and Marston’s, as well as venues including The Truscott Arms, Flemings Mayfair, Parlour and Belgraves hotel.

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.

Daniel Pearse, head pastry chef, Hakkasan London

Daniel Pearse: Career Profile

By Emma Eversham

Daniel Pearse, 28, has been head pastry chef for Hakkasan London for more than two years after stints at The Mandarin Oriental and The Langham. The pastry chef believes that classic training and knowing the basics before trying to climb the ladder is...

Claire Lara beat John Calton and David Coulson to the 2010 Masterchef title

After hours with… Claire Lara

By Becky Paskin

Claire Lara, the 30-year old winner of Masterchef: The Professionals 2010 found out she was pregnant during filming of the show, but is adamant that having a baby will not hamper her chances of one day opening her own Le Manoir-style restaurant.