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Friday Five: The week's top news

Friday Five: The week's top news

By Sophie Witts

From further discord in the casual dining sector to the first ever chef to be allowed to pull out of French Michelin Guide, we round-up some of the top stories of the week.

Fiacra Nagle is the new Managing Director for Compass Group Ireland

Compass, Roux and Orrery appointments

By Lorraine Heller

Foodservice supplier Compass Group has appointed a new managing director for its Ireland division, while Roux at Parliament Square appoints and new bar manager and Marylebone’s Orrery appoints a new restaurant manager.

Leicester Sq hotel gets green light

Leicester Sq hotel gets green light

By Emma Eversham

Plans to build a 240-bedroom hotel and rooftop restaurant above a cinema in Leicester Square are given the go-ahead by the council.