Manchester

New Crowne Plaza for Manchester

New Crowne Plaza for Manchester

By Alan Lodge

Crowne Plaza Hotels and Resorts is preparing to open its second hotel in Manchester this September. The hotel in the Northern Quarter aims to cash in on the concentration of local attractions in the area, such as the MEN Arena and the Printworks.

City Centre Rates force Blanc out of Brum

City Centre Rates force Blanc out of Brum

By Alan Lodge

As Brasserie Blanc announces it is to close its Birmingham restaurant, blaming high rents on the decision to pull the plug, we ask just how bad this nationwide problem could get.

Heathcote empire expands

Heathcote empire expands

By BigHospitality Writer

North-western restaurateur, Paul Heathcote, is opening three new restaurants and refurbishing his existing estate as part of a £3m expansion plan. The restaurants will all open under the umbrella of Heathcotes, taking the estate up to 15 ...

Spotlight

Follow us

Restaurant Magazine:

Hospitality Guides

View more

Featured Suppliers

All suppliers