Janet Harmer

Janet Harmer

Observer of the hospitality industry for 33 years. Always on the look out for genuine hotel and restaurant experiences.

Ufford Park hotel in Suffolk sold to Lion Quay Resorts News

Ufford Park hotel in Suffolk sold to Lion Quay Resorts

24 June 2022 by

The 90-bedroom Ufford Park Hotel Golf & Spa in Woodbridge, Suffolk, has been sold to Lion[...]

Rail strikes 'wipe out 40%' of late-night hospitality trade News

Rail strikes 'wipe out 40%' of late-night hospitality trade

24 June 2022 by

The late-night hospitality industry is suffering up to a 40% loss in trade as a result[...]

Hospitality salaries on the rise as staff shortages threaten growth News

Hospitality salaries on the rise as staff shortages threaten growth

24 June 2022 by

Nearly one fifth of hospitality employers have boosted wages in attempt to combat the staffing crisis.

Record staff shortages causing hospitality 'to lose £21b in trade' News

Record staff shortages causing hospitality 'to lose £21b in trade'

23 June 2022 by

Nearly half of hospitality operators are cutting trading hours or capacity in order to cope with[...]

Ukrainian chef Yurii Kovryzhenko fights with culinary diplomacy Chef

Ukrainian chef Yurii Kovryzhenko fights with culinary diplomacy

23 June 2022 by

Yurii Kovryzhenko is using culinary diplomacy to help the war effort in Ukraine. He talks about[...]

Plans to replace Bristol's Cargo shipping containers with landmark building News

Plans to replace Bristol's Cargo shipping containers with landmark building

22 June 2022 by

The Cargo shipping container development in Bristol’s Wapping Wharf is to be removed as part of[...]

Singing robot waiter supports catering team at Elior site News

Singing robot waiter supports catering team at Elior site

22 June 2022 by

A singing robot is being used to support staff at a retirement village restaurant run by[...]

Crerar Hotels boss appointed chairman of UKHospitality Scotland News

Crerar Hotels boss appointed chairman of UKHospitality Scotland

22 June 2022 by

Chris Wayne-Wills, chief executive of Crerar Hotels, has been appointed as chairman of trade body UKHospitality[...]

Bournemouth gets a new luxury hotel with the Nici Business

Bournemouth gets a new luxury hotel with the Nici

22 June 2022

The first hotel in a new luxury brand has opened in Bournemouth. Its founder Nicolas Roach explains how he hopes the glamorous Nici will introduce new energy into the town’s hotel scene

Signet Collection acquires Barnsdale Lodge hotel with £3.8m loan News

Signet Collection acquires Barnsdale Lodge hotel with £3.8m loan

21 June 2022

Barnsdale Lodge hotel in Oakham, Rutland is to undergo a refurbishment and expansion following its acquisition by the Signet Collection.

Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

The highest official awards for UK businesses since being established by royal warrant in 1965. Read more.

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