Holidays

Brits are set to splurge on eating out over the August bank holiday

Restaurants set to profit from bank holiday splurge

By Melodie Michel

Restaurants are set to enjoy a profitable August bank holiday as Brits are planning to spend 120 per cent more than on a normal weekend, according to research by VoucherCodes.co.uk.

Sandy McCallum, owner of Bryn Woodlands House B&B in Colwyn Bay, is one of many B&B owners and hoteliers fully booked for the Bank Holiday weekend

Warm weather offers August Bank Holiday trade boost for industry

By Emma Eversham

Predictions of warm weather for the August Bank Holiday, coupled with an already strong summer, have led to an increase in the number of Brits planning to take a trip in the UK over the weekend which could result in an industry trade boost of £1bn, says...