From Harlem-born Red Rooster to Bengali-inspired Calcutta Street Brixton and a luxury Great British Restaurant, plus pop-ups-turned-permanents galore, we round up the openings to watch out for this month
London now matches Hong Kong in offering the same number of top hotels after Forbes Travel Guide revealed it was adding The Connaught to its list of five-star hotels in the capital in its mid-year update.
Property developer Patrick McKillen has today suffered ‘a complete and total defeat’ at the hands of the billionaire Barclay brothers after losing his latest appeal in a two-year dispute over the ownership and control of the Maybourne Hotel Group.
Six luxury hotels in London and two hotel spas have received a five-star rating from the US-based Forbes Travel Guide putting London on a par with New York and Hong Kong in terms of levels of service offered to travellers.
Some of London’s top hotels have today united to pledge over 1,000 new job opportunities for young people by 2015, as part of the Big Hospitality Conversation organised by the British Hospitality Association (BHA).
John Campbell has stepped down from his role as director of cuisine and food and beverage at Coworth Park, Berkshire, and will now run his high-end eponymous restaurant at The Dorchester Collection-owned hotel on a consultancy basis, working three days...
After working for Caprice Holdings for 17 years, Mark Hix left his job as chef director in 2008. He now operates four Hix restaurants in London and Dorset, and is director of food at Rocco Forte’s Brown’s Hotel in Mayfair
Paul Skinner, director of food and beverage at The Langham hotel in London, talks about his achievements, helping to win the hotel its recent Tea Guild award and why he loves working in the hotel sector
Toby Hartley, General Catering Manager at In House Catering, London, has won the Olive Barnett Award, run by Springboard UK, at a ceremony at the Langham Hotel in London's West End. The 29 year old beat off competition from seven other finalists...
The Savoy Hotel in London's West End is holding a charity dinner hosted by its Writer in Residence Michael Morpurgo. On May 24, there will be a Champagne reception with readings by Joanna Lumley, Edward Fox and Michael Foreman during a ...