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Success of Soho's alfresco revolution sees October extension approved

28 September 2020 by

Soho’s alfresco revolution has been extended until the end of October, after it was credited with seeing hospitality sales rebound by to up to 80% of pre-Covid levels following lockdown.


‘Forgotten’ Bolton operators urge government for level playing field

28 September 2020 by

Restaurant and bar operators in Bolton, where hospitality has been restricted to takeaway-only since 8 September, are urging the government to bring restrictions in the town in line with the rest of the country.



Soho's Milk & Honey 'killed off' by curfew

28 September 2020 by

Milk & Honey owner Jonathan Downey has said he had “no choice” but to shut down the Soho bar after the 10pm curfew came into force last week.


With these new challenges come new technology and new customer expectations. Does your restaurant tech still deliver?

28 September 2020 by

Promoted article: This article was written by Dominic Child, vice-president of sales, Bizzon


Chancellor launches scheme to top-up employee wages and extends VAT cut to March 2021

24 September 2020 by

The government will top-up the wages of employees kept in roles on reduced hours in a[...]


Black Book to hold online event series to celebrate Black History Month

24 September 2020 by

Representation platform Black Book is celebrating Black History Month in the UK with a series of[...]


Tom Brown announces James Toth as new head chef for Cornerstone

24 September 2020 by

James Toth has been promoted to head chef at Cornerstone in Hackney, chef-patron Tom Brown has[...]


Legendary chef Pierre Troisgros dies aged 92

24 September 2020 by

French chef Pierre Troisgros, one of the founders of nouvelle cuisine, has died at the age[...]



Brakes joins Marcus Rashford’s child food poverty taskforce

25 September 2020

Foodservice supplier Brakes has announced its decision to join the Child Food Poverty Task Force, which was formed by Marcus Rashford earlier this month.


Scotland’s wholesalers call on Nicola Sturgeon to pledge financial support to supply chain

24 September 2020

The Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) has called on first minister Nicola Sturgeon to ensure that any new phase of financial support for the hospitality and tourism sectors includes food and drink wholesalers and other businesses in the supply chain.

18 Oct, 2020
Acorn Awards

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19 Oct, 2020
The Caterer People Summit

The 2020 People Summit will take the form of a series of free one-hour webinars tackling the biggest issues facing[...]

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