United Kingdom

Fronts Eyebrow Descriptor
Covid-19

UK businesses warned on grants

Body
The UK government has confirmed that three grant schemes covering the pandemic should close by 28 August.

The Latest

  • Fronts Eyebrow Descriptor
    Airbnb

    Scotland considers new Airbnb limitations

    In Scotland, local authorities may soon have the power to set up “short-term let control areas” under planning regulations that would limit the growth and availability of home sharing services like Airbnb in certain areas.
  • Fronts Eyebrow Descriptor
    Development

    New development slated for Manchester

    U.K.-based property development company Premcor is looking to build a 229-guestroom hotel on a Manchester plot originally earmarked for a residential development.
  • Fronts Eyebrow Descriptor
    UK hotel market

    UK hotel market: Cautious optimism from The AHC Advisory Board

    The AHC Advisory Board assembled, for the second time this year, to discuss the world we now find ourselves in. Participants included representatives from independent owner/operators, international brands, extended stay, DMOs, developers, funders, landlords and advisors, and unsurprisingly the experiences of the last 127 days varied significantly.
  • Fronts Eyebrow Descriptor
    Development

    British luxury collection adds hotels in Italy, Greece, U.S.

    Hotel investment and management company L+R Hotels is taking its Iconic Luxury Hotels collection beyond the U.K. The Hotel Excelsior Venice Lido Resort, Italy, is the newest and first international property to join the portfolio.
  • Fronts Eyebrow Descriptor
    Investor Sentiment

    Hospitality Investors See Economic Mood Improve: Questex’s Hospitality Insights Investor Sentiment Assessment

    Hospitality Insights launches the second quarterly Investor Sentiment Assessment, in partnership with ABP Invest. The assessment captures the intentions of investors with over $150 billion in assets under management. 
  • Fronts Eyebrow Descriptor
    UK Travel

    As quarantine lifts, U.K. travellers make plans

    U.K. Millennials are the most likely to book an international trip in 2020, with 49 percent agreeing that they would rebook, according to a survey by GlobalData.
  • Fronts Eyebrow Descriptor
    Transaction

    Historic Barnsdale Hall Hotel changes hands

    Property adviser Knight Frank has completed the sale of the Barnsdale Hall Hotel in Rutland, England, to Dineshbhai and Savitaben Patel on behalf of trustees, selling off a guide price of £10 million.
  • Fronts Eyebrow Descriptor
    Covid-19

    Tour operators warn on job cuts

    Eighty-eight per cent of tour operators and destination management companies in the UK were at risk of making large-scale job cuts, according to UKinbound.
  • Fronts Eyebrow Descriptor
    Performance

    London KPIs at new low

    Hotels in London saw their weakest performance for any month on record in June.
  • Fronts Eyebrow Descriptor
    Covid-19

    CMA warns on refunds

    The Competition and Markets Authority has written to over 100 package holiday providers warning them of possible enforcement measures if they fail to refund customers.