While London restaurants remain shuttered, we’ve rounded up 10 new openings we’re looking forward to this year, from seafood sanctum Manzi’s to the Batman-themed Park Row.
10 new Masters of Wine for 2021 with first in Italy
We are delighted to reveal the latest set of people to become Masters of Wine, taking in 10 high-achieving figures from a range of countries including the UK, Germany, New Zealand, and the US – as well as the first MW based in Italy.
Public called to take action to save pubs across the UK
National charity the Plunkett Foundation has launched a UK-wide public appeal to help save pubs through community ownership before it’s too late
Three reasons why the UK Government should compensate the hospitality sector
A report released this week has highlighted three reasons why the UK Government should compensate the hospitality sector for losses incurred during the coronavirus pandemic.
Here are the real costs of Covid restrictions on UK hospitality and how to save the sector
Prepare for a shock as we reveal the real costs of Covid restrictions on UK hospitality, and what it will take to save the sector from “financial oblivion”, following a just-released report.
Jodie Kidd joins fight to save British pubs
British fashion model Jodie Kidd has joined the fight to save pubs from permanent closure by calling on the UK Chancellor Rishi Sunak to cut Beer Duty in the upcoming Budget on 3 March.
Diner accidentally spends $800 on bottle of wine
A diner in Japan accidentally spent US$800 on a bottle of wine in a hotel restaurant on Valentine’s Day after he miscalculated the exchange rate.
87m pints of beer wasted in UK since Covid restrictions began
As many as 87 million pints of beer have been poured away since Covid-19 restrictions on hospitality began in the UK, according to the BBPA.
Here are the 10 best Pinot Grigios to drink in 2021
Here are the best Pinot Grigios from The Global Pinot Grigio Masters 2020, taking in ten top-scoring samples from around the world, including England, Canada, Oregon, Marlborough, Alsace and the Veneto.
Here’s how a digital London Wine Fair will work
As reported last month, May’s London Wine Fair will be a virtual event, but what does that mean for visitors and exhibitors? And how much will it cost?
‘Moral victory’ for UK hospitality sector with BI insurance test case
In what is being declared as a “moral victory” for the hospitality sector, a UK Supreme Court judgment announced on Friday has instructed insurers to pay out on business interruption insurance to help cover losses caused by the pandemic.
Inquiry launched into ‘devastating impact’ of Covid-19 on British nightlife
The newly-formed All-Party Parliamentary Group for the night time economy has launched an inquiry into “the devastating impact” of Covid-19 on British nightlife.