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Drake & Morgan has acquired two new London sites to bring its current portfolio to nine

Drake & Morgan aims for 20 sites in next few years

By Lauren Houghton

Privately owned bar and restaurant group Drake & Morgan has acquired two new London sites to bring its current portfolio to nine, with short terms plans to have 20 sites in total. 

Searcys, which currently operates 16 up-market bars and restaurants, hopes to expand to 25 sites in the next two years

Searcys eyes growth and Champagne brasserie concept

By John Harrington

Searcys, the up-market bar and restaurant operator and caterer, hopes to expand from 16 to 25 sites in the next two years, with a Champagne brasserie concept one vehicle for growth, chief executive Doug Tetley has told BigHospitality's sister publication...

Peyton & Byrne will open a restaurant at Kew's Grade I listed Orangery

Peyton & Byrne win Kew Gardens catering contract

By Emma Eversham

Oliver Peyton's restaurant and catering company Peyton & Byrne has won a £38m contract to operate two restaurants and two cafes at the Royal Botanic Gardens in Kew, south west London

Searcys reopens Barbican restaurant

Searcys reopens Barbican restaurant

By Becky Paskin

A refurbished Searcys Restaurant and Bar will reopen at the Barbican next week, just two weeks after the launch of the St Pancras Grand site

Carluccio's Expects Tough Trading Times

Carluccio's Expects Tough Trading Times

By Alan Lodge

Italian restaurant chain Carluccios has admitted trading conditions in the coming months will be tough amid pressures on the UK economy and a consumer spending squeeze.