Savoy Hotel

FRHI is 'aggressively' looking for a UK site for its Swissôtel brand

FRHI eyes UK Swissôtel and Fairmont expansion

By Melodie Michel

Canadian hotel company FRHI, which owns the international Fairmont, Raffles and Swissôtel brands, has ambitions to expand its visibility in London, BigHospitality has learnt.

The two sides had been in a legal battle for over two years for control of the Maybourne Hotel Group, which includes Claridge's

Maybourne Hotel Group: McKillen loses battle with Barclay brothers

By Luke Nicholls

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.

Alastair Storey will speak at the 2013 Savoy Lecture on 25 March

Alastair Storey to present 2013 Savoy Lecture

By Luke Nicholls

Alastair Storey, chairman and chief executive of independent catering group Westbury Street Holdings (WSH), has been unveiled as the presenter of this year’s Savoy Lecture taking place at the Savoy hotel on Monday 25 March.