Latest Hotel Industry News

Old War Office to be transformed in to luxury restaurants and hotel

2017-06-14 09:08:54 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Raffles Hotels & Resorts is to transform the Old War Office building in Whitehall in to a luxury hotel and restaurants. Read more

Hotel Cafe Royal launches new restaurant Papillon

2017-06-14 07:01:43 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Hotel Cafe Royal has launched a new all-day British and French restaurant, Papillon. Read more

Borough Market launches crowdfunding appeal to support traders

2017-06-12 04:33:29 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Borough Market has launched a crowdfunding campaign to support traders and workers struggling with financial losses during its temporary closure. Read more

Is traditional French sauce making set for a comeback?

2017-06-12 03:40:59 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Has traditional French sauce making had its day or are gelatinous, old-school sauces poised to make a comeback? Read more

Michelin star studded Chef Stagiaire Awards 2017 names semi-finalists

2017-06-09 10:33:33 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

The 10 young semi-finalists in the 2017 Chef Stagiaire Awards have been revealed, including chefs from Lucknam Park, Hampton Manor, and Stoke Park. Read more

S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018 announces UK semi-finalists

2017-06-08 03:48:58 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

The UK and Ireland semi-finalists for the S.Pellegrino Young Chef 2018 have been announced. Read more

BHA boss criticises political 'bidding war' over minimum wage

2017-06-07 04:35:31 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

The chairman of the British Hospitality Association (BHA) has criticised politicians' plans to raise the minimum wage without considering the impact on businesses. Read more

Soul Man: Marcus Samuelsson’s Red Rooster

2017-06-05 04:42:10 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

New York chef Marcus Samuelsson opens his legendary Red Rooster restaurant in the new Curtain Hotel in Shoreditch this month. Can Harlems king of soul food rule the roost this side of the pond? Read more

Borough Market restaurants praise actions of staff

2017-06-05 04:33:09 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Restaurants in Borough Market remain closed today following the terrorist attack on Saturday night (3 June). Read more

Paul Leonard joins The Devonshire Arms as head chef

2017-06-02 10:29:06 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Paul Leonard has been appointed head chef at the three-AA-rosette Burlington Restaurant at the Devonshire Arms Hotel & Spa. Read more

General Election 2017: How will you vote?

2017-05-31 05:37:06 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

As the UK prepares to head to the polls on 8 JuneBigHospitalityis keen to hear your views on the current political climate and what the vote could mean for the hospitality industry. Read more

L'Oscar hotel receives £24m funding

2017-05-30 07:24:13 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

LOscar, the upcoming luxury London hotel and restaurant, has received 24m funding towards its development. Read more

William Hemming to be head chef at re-opened Simpson’s in the Strand

2017-05-30 04:15:26 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Historic Savoy-owned restaurant Simpsons in the Strand, which is currently undergoing restoration, has revealed that William Hemming will lead the kitchen when it re-opens this summer. Read more

Gingerman Restaurants branch out in to hotels

2017-05-26 06:57:35 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Ginger Pig, the Michelin Bib Gourmand-winning Hove restaurant, is to open as a hotel for the first time this weekend. Read more

Chef James Dugan joins Sheraton Grand London Park Lane

2017-05-25 05:50:10 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Former Lindsay House chef James Dugan has joined the Sheraton Grand London Park Lane hotel as executive chef. Read more

People on the move in hospitality: May 2017

2017-05-25 03:57:29 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Its been another busy month in hospitality, we round-up some of the movers and shakers taking on new roles. Read more

Chef Steven Bennett leaves The Comfy Duck

2017-05-24 04:27:33 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Chef Steven Bennett has left the two-AA-rosette Comfy Duck restaurant at the Oaklands Hall Hotel to pursue his own catering business. Read more

Election manifestos fail to mention cut in Tourism VAT

2017-05-23 09:27:43 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

The Cut Tourism VAT campaign has criticised the UKs major political parties for failing to pledge to reduce the tax following the general election. Read more

Mei Ume to launch at Four Seasons Ten Trinity Square

2017-05-23 04:16:56 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

The Four Seasons Hotel London at Ten Trinity Square is to open a new Asian restaurant in June. Read more

Raymond Blanc to launch gardening school at Le Manoir

2017-05-22 04:06:19 +0200 | Source: Big Hospitality

Belmond Le Manoir aux QuatSaisons is to open what is believed to be the first hotel gardening school of its kind in the UK. Read more