Oxford

Most ‘family-friendly and eco-friendly’ Leon to open in Oxford

Most ‘family-friendly and eco-friendly’ Leon to open in Oxford

By Hannah Thompson

Leon, the ‘healthy fast food’ chain, is to open a new site in Oxford, claiming it as the most ‘family-friendly’ and ‘eco-friendly’ in its portfolio, with a buggy park, play area, children’s library, and a new customer waste recycling system.

The winners were announced this week at the at the Institute of Hospitality’s Annual Lunch on 9 June

Hospitality Assured Awards 2014: winners announced

By Lauren Houghton

The winners of the Hospitality Assured Awards for great customer service and business excellence were announced this week at the at the Institute of Hospitality’s Annual Lunch on 9 June. 

Itsu, which started out in 1997 and has grown to more than 40 restaurants in London since then, is set to open its first site outside the capital in Oxford this week

Itsu heads to Oxford for first site outside London

By Emma Eversham

Julian Metcalfe's Asian-inspired restaurant brand Itsu will open its first site outside London - in Oxford - this week as it looks to grow the business further in the UK and abroad.

Jonny Boud is the co-owner of PING, The Rum Kitchen and Love Brunch, and has his own menswear website, Young Threads

Jonny Boud: Career Profile

By Luke Nicholls

By his own admission, Jonny Boud prefers to be the organiser of an event than to attend one as a guest. This ethos is reflected in his hospitality businesses, with PING, The Rum Kitchen and Love Brunch all focused on offering customers an all-night ‘experience’....