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Hotel and new training academy set for Edinburgh EICC

Plans for one of Scotland’s most sustainable hotels and a hotel school have finally been given the go-ahead by Edinburgh City Council after it...

Crerar Hotels rewards employees with £150,000 from Fair Fund

More than 200 employees at Crerar Hotels are set to benefit from a newly revised Fair Fund this month which will see each of...

Manorview scraps zero-hour contracts and commits to paying all staff a real living wage

Manorview Hotels & Leisure Group has abolished zero-hours contracts and committed to paying the real Living Wage, as a minimum, to its 500 employees. Anyone...

Old Course reveals pandemic impact with large losses

Old Course, which operates the Old Course Hotel in St Andrews, has issued its annual results for last year. The 2020 results show the impact...

Hung Out To Dry: Perfect Storm for Laundry Services

There has never been such a demand for rooms.  But who but would have thought that this unprecedented demand would be so stressful for...

New £25 million ventilation fund package targets high-risk settings

Business premises will be able to access a £25 million package to improve ventilation and reduce the risk of coronavirus (COVID-19) transmission. The grants...

£32.7bn potential in hygiene, wellness and sustainable credentials

New Research by Barclays Corporate Banking makes for some interesting reading for the Hotel sector that could be worth £32.7bn from safety, hygiene, wellness,...

Charity Puts Wellness On The Menu with Chardon Hotels

Hospitality Health – the charity set up by Gordon McIntyre three years ago to address the way the industry thinks about mental health, has...

Castleforge expands hotel portfolio with acquisition of the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Edinburgh

LONDON-based property investment firm Castleforge Partners announced the acquisition of Edinburgh hotel, the Crowne Plaza Royal Terrace.  The 97-room hotel, located nearby to the newly...

Highland Coast announce partnership with NC500

Highland Coast Hotels has announced a business partnership with North Coast 500 Limited, one of Scotland’s most popular touring routes. Through its substantial investment and...