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Barclay family in High Court drama over secret recordings at the Ritz hotel
A schism at the heart of the billionaire Barclay family – owners of the Ritz London hotel – has been revealed in a hearing at the High Court."
Dalata enjoys 2.7% boost in pre-tax profit in 2019
Ireland’s largest hotel group Dalata has reported a 9.3% increase in revenue to €429.2m (£359.6m), with a 2.7% rise in pre-tax profit to €89.7m (£75.16), for the year to 31 December 2019.
Chestnut to reopen the Three Blackbirds in Suffolk following 2018 fire
East Anglia-based pub group Chestnut is to reopen the Three Blackbirds in Woodditton, Suffolk, two years after the property was devastated by fire.
UKHospitality calls for new chancellor to boost the sector in forthcoming budget
The UK hospitality industry has called on the new chancellor of the exchequer Rishi Sunak to take steps to boost the sector by slashing business rates and undertaking a reform of the apprenticeship levy"
Nottingham's Alchemilla is sole new UK recipient of four AA rosettes
The Alchemilla restaurant in Nottingham has been named as the only new recipient in the UK of four AA rosettes.
BBC Two’s Great British Menu to celebrate iconic food from children’s literature
Creative dishes reflecting children’s literature will be the focus of the 15th series of Great British Menu which return to BBC Two TV in the spring.