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Following on from another successful year at the prestigious international tennis Tournament, The House of Lanson has welcomed the announcement by the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club (AELTC) that Lanson will retain its status as ‘Official Champagne Partner’ to The Championships, Wimbledon for another FIVE years.

2018 was the 258-year-old Champagne House’s 17th-year as the ‘Official Champagne Partner’ to The Championships, Wimbledon. This new agreement will see Lanson’s relationship extend to 2023.

Lanson already has a 41-year relationship with the prestigious Tournament.

Eden Roc at Cap Cana launches search for Sustainability Advisor to win free holiday

Five star resort steps up commitment to protecting the environment

As part of its ongoing commitment to sustainability, Eden Roc at Cap Cana in the Dominican Republic has launched a global search for a Sustainability Advisor this summer. The successful applicant will win a free stay at the luxury Caribbean resort in exchange for their opinion on how to further reduce the hotel’s impact on the environment.

Holiday Inn Mayfair Unveils No. 3 Berkeley Street Bar & Lounge in the Heart of London

The Holiday Inn Mayfair has unveiled a brand new bar and dinning area, No. 3 Berkeley Street situated in the heart of London.

The stylish No.3 Berkeley Street, named after the central London corner on which the hotel sits, offers guests a relaxed all-day contemporary lounge bar boasting a view of one of the capital’s busiest streets.

Five reasons The Restaurant Show is the industry’s ultimate diary date

The Restaurant Show returns on 1-3 October 2018 and promises to be an unmissable occasion for the hospitality industry. Featuring Bar & Pub and Catering Equipment Expo, this year sees The Restaurant Show celebrating 30 years at the heart of the industry and plans are afoot to make 2018 the best year yet. Here are just a few reasons why the show is the ultimate diary date for anyone in hospitality:

MONSTER savings on last-minute Ibiza villa holidays (some half-price or less!)

Dreaming of Ibiza villa holidays but worried about the cost? Well, what if you could book a gorgeous holiday pad at LESS than half-price?!

Over 60% discount in some cases!!

We’ve chopped an ENORMOUS 60+% off last-minute weeks in July 2018. Not to mention a whopping 35% off remaining weeks in August 2018 AND a 15% discount for selected September 2018 villas!*

You have until the end of July, 2018 to take advantage of these truly amazing discounts. Some are super last minute! So ACT NOW if you’d like to save an absolute fortune on your Ibiza villa holidays. And have more cash for the finer things that really make your Ibiza holiday rock.


Chefs from leading Scottish restaurant group, Buzzworks Holdings, went head to head this month to see who would be crowned winner of the Buzzworks Cook ‘n’ Crown.

Now into its second year, the fiercely contested chef competition saw 14 Commis Chefs and Chef de Parties face off in the kitchen, creating an exquisite meal under the watchful eye of judges, and hoping to be crowned king of the kitchen.

The event, which took place at Ayrshire College, had chefs representing all ten of Buzzworks venues take their turn to create a spectacular dish in the hope of winning the top prize and take home the bragging rights for their venue.

Live Like a Local This Summer at The Laslett – West London’s Neighbourhood Gem in Notting Hill

If you’re planning an escape this summer, look no further than the cosmopolitan capital. The Laslett’s Live Like a Local programme combines the very best of this eclectic hotel with thoughtfully chosen activities in the lively heart of West London.

Socially and culturally immersive, Live Like a Local is a curated Notting Hill programme that includes private meets with the local heroes – some of the capital’s most renowned names in music, fashion and art – and the chance to experience weekly hotel events such as Turntable Tuesdays and Oyster evenings, further enabling guests to feel at home as well as part of the community.


Blackpool Pleasure Beach’s new hotel is to be named Boulevard Hotel.

The new hotel will boast 120 rooms, including 10 suites and family rooms with a mixture of coastal and park facing rooms.

In addition to the rooms the hotel will include stylish dining and conferencing facilities.  These include the Beachside Restaurant, Ocean Bar, Surfside Café and Shoreside Conference Centre.

The Ascott Limited Wins Six Accolades at World Travel Awards Europe 2018, Including Europe’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand for Third Year Running

Also crowned Europe’s Leading Serviced Apartments for the second consecutive year

The Ascott Limited (Ascott) has won a total of six awards at this year’s World Travel Awards for Europe, including the top accolade of Europe’s Leading Serviced Apartment Brand 2018 for its Citadines properties for the third year running, and Europe’s Leading Serviced Apartments for the second consecutive year. Ascott also won the Leading Serviced Apartments for Belgium and Germany for the sixth consecutive year, as well as that for Spain for the second time.

West Street’s latest offering is set to be a ‘dive’ with depth

Sheffield is counting down to the unveiling of its first ‘dive bar’ in a few days time.

West Street’s new FirePit Rocks is bringing the classic American concept to the streets of the Steel City for the first time.

‘Dive bars’ are hip and long-established in the States and offer the welcoming feel of a local whilst entertaining its regulars with sports, rock’n’roll, quality drinks and casual dining.

They are becoming increasingly popular in London – this is thought to be the first in the region.