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Fans return to cricket on the cards after caterer Levy scores pilot success

14 August 2020 by

Events and stadium caterer Levy UK has called for a timeline for welcoming fans back to major sporting events, after revealing its early pilots have been hugely successful but not financially sustainable.


Council open to pedestrianisation schemes following Soho’s alfresco revolution

14 August 2020 by

Westminster Council has said it will examine the potential of Soho pedestrianisation schemes after it was confirmed the area's alfresco revolution had contributed to seeing 90% of hospitality businesses in the area open.



The Elms hotel reopens after multimillion-pound refurbishment

14 August 2020 by

Following a 12-month, multimillion-pound redevelopment by local businessman Tim Hopkins and the Social Butterfly Hospitality Group, the Elms hotel and Greenhouse spa at Abberley, Worcestershire, has reopened.


Open and shut: The restaurants that opened for the first time during the pandemic

14 August 2020 by

Restaurant launches are recipes for stress at the best of times. Throw in a global pandemic, a nationwide lockdown and the overnight disappearance of diners, and it’s a whole different ball game.


Minute on the clock: Peter Kinsella, Lunya

14 August 2020 by

The founder of Lunya in central Liverpool and Lunyalita in the Royal Albert Dock explains how[...]


‘Perfect storm’ of ingredients, says Mitch Tonks of Rockfish's summer success

13 August 2020 by

Rockfish founder Mitch Tonks has been celebrating "phenomenal" sales since all nine sites reopened across Devon[...]


Viewpoint: Times have changed, and so should we

13 August 2020 by

A diverse workforce is key to creating an innovative, high-profit business, so why are some companies[...]


Back on course: how hospitality colleges are getting students back to school

13 August 2020 by

Coronavirus has wreaked havoc on hospitality education, but catering colleges have discovered innovative ways to keep[...]



Recipe of the week: Shelina Permalloo’s Mauritian mutton curry

13 August 2020

Mutton is a wonderfully rich meat that can handle a lot of spices and chilli really well. This is the dish that I cooked in the final of MasterChef.


How warewashers are adapting to the new normal

13 August 2020

As operators have been affected by the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, so have the thousands of suppliers to the sector. We look at the lockdown modifications and special features of warewashers as the industry comes back to life.

09 Sep, 2020
The Caterer Hotel F&B Summit

Whether outsourcing F&B to a big-name chef or keeping it in house, the role of the hotel restaurant has never[...]

01 Oct, 2020
Acorn Awards

Since their inception in 1986, the Acorn Awards, affectionately known as the 30 under 30, have sought to recognise the[...]

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