BHA Members News

BHA partner to double workforce in 2018 as part of £1M investment

A fast-growing energy management company has announced plans to double its headcount to 60 in 2018, following a series of major contract wins. The energy partner to the BHA, which has already increased staff from 25 to 30 this quarter, has headquarters in Nelson, Lancashire with an office in Manchester and plans to open a… Read more »

First dual-branded Manchester hotel names two key appointments

The dual-branded Crowne Plaza and Staybridge Suites has revealed two new hires ahead of its much-anticipated opening early next year. Gabriella Hanson is Conference & Events Office Manager for the Crowne Plaza after joining from The Lowry Hotel. And Danielle Corbett has been named as Assistant Revenue Manager following almost three years at Hotel Gotham…. Read more »

Accessible Tourism Charity Transforms Itself with Launch of New Website and Online Toolset

Tourism for All (TFA) is excited to announce the launch of its brand new website, training platform and exclusive market intelligence bulletin. The launch sees the charity re-invent itself through three new initiatives. TFA Training is TFA’s new state of the art online training platform. It allows TFA to build modular training courses, including interactive features… Read more »

European Coffee Expo Conference Call For Papers Launched

European Coffee Expo, the new speciality, trade-only coffee event totally dedicated to the business of coffee, tea, soft drinks and related products taking place at London’s Olympia on May 22nd and 23rd 2018 has launched the call for papers for its conference programme. European Coffee Expo will feature an awe-inspiring and FREE conference programme with… Read more »

TechnipFMC Help Fuel Staff with Hospitality Provider BaxterStorey at Brand New Newcastle Upon Tyne Site

Umbilical manufacturing specialist TechnipFMC Umbilicals Ltd. is helping to fuel its team at their new offices in Newcastle upon Tyne with the help of hospitality specialist BaxterStorey. The brand new facility boasts impressive views across the River Tyne and houses a specially designed restaurant and café where BaxterStorey serve a variety of freshly-prepared nutritious meals… Read more »

New European Tech Startup LivingPackets Launches Pilot International Delivery Service, Collaborates with London’s St Pancras Renaissance Hotel

London, 5 December 2017 – A game-changing international delivery start up LivingPackets has secured support of the five-star St Pancras Renaissance Hotel, part of Marriott International Inc, for the launch of its pilot express delivery service between London and Paris. Cooperation with Marriott’s iconic hospitality brand marks a major breakthrough for the new European tech… Read more »

CH&Co Group and Concerto Group announce merger

CH&Co Group has today announced its merger with the events catering and services company, Concerto Group. The move puts the business in an enviable position of being able to offer clients a one-stop shop that meets all event requirements – from venue finding and booking to catering, production and entertainment – something that no other… Read more »

An Exciting New Future for Windermere Hotel

A much-loved Lake District hotel specialising in accommodation for people with sight loss, is celebrating after being bought by Starboard Hotels, a leading family run UK hotel property owner and operator. The 35 bedroom Windermere Manor Hotel, in the heart of the Lake District National Park, has today (Thursday, November 30th) been acquired by Starboard… Read more »

Hotel Chef of The Year’ Award Goes to Cliveden’s Andre Garrett

At a glittering award ceremony held on Friday 24th November at London’s Park Plaza, Westminster Bridge and attended by almost 700 of the industry’s top hoteliers, restaurateurs and hotel staff, Cliveden’s Executive Head Chef, André Garrett was awarded the accolade of ‘Hotel Chef of the Year’ (fewer than 250 covers) in the Hotel Cateys 2017…. Read more »

Kickstart the New Year at Rudding Park with a Lara Darby Yoga Retreat

– Luxury Yoga & De-Stress Weekend from 12 to 14 January 2018 –   Following a successful Autumn yoga retreat and earning the title of the Best Newcomer at the Good Spa Guide Awards, Rudding Park is delighted to introduce a New Year wellness weekend in partnership with Lara Darby. From 12 to 14 January… Read more »