BHA Members News

Hilton calls time on plastic straws

Hilton will remove plastic straws from its 650 managed properties by the end of 2018. Today, Hilton also reveals its new goal to double its social impact investments and cut its global environmental impact in half by 2030, with the help of science-based targets. In Europe, Middle East & Africa alone, the commitment will remove more… Read more »

National Waiters’ Day 2018

Celebrate the UK’s food and beverage service workers, with National Waiters’ Day 2018. National Waiters’ Day is a national campaign, held in Hyde Park on the 16th of May, and highlights the dedication, skill and hard work of those within Food and Beverage roles. Now in its sixth year, the event was founded by Fred… Read more »

Government Selects Considerate Hoteliers to Develop Energy Management App for UK SME Hospitality Businesses

Considerate Hoteliers – a specialist company that helps hospitality businesses operate responsibly – has been selected by the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) to develop an energy management app, specifically for the UK SME hospitality market. As part of the development process, Considerate Hoteliers is inviting hospitality businesses, that meet the specific… Read more »

UKHospitality launch Digital and Tech Strategy Roadshows across the UK

UKHospitality invites you to an event to discuss how hospitality businesses can adopt the latest digital & tech strategies to operate successfully. Last year was a tipping point for technology. In the UK, mobiles now account for more than 72% of all browsing. More data was created in the last two years than in the whole history of mankind…. Read more »

An Exciting New Future For Teignmouth Hotel

An historic Teignmouth hotel which specialises in holidays for people with sight loss is today celebrating after its future as a much loved seaside hotel is finally secured. Starboard Hotels has taken over ownership of the 47 bedroomed Cliffden Hotel from the charity Guide Dogs after it was brought to the market last year by… Read more »

PG Mutual has launched three new enhancements as part of their Income Protection Plus plan with a focus on health & wellbeing.

PG Mutual, the not-for-profit, friendly society that we are partnered with to offer our members Income Protection Plus at a special rate, have just released three new (and currently free!) enhancements! These new enhancements encompass our member’s important health and wellbeing aims, but also take into consideration what we all aim to do for our… Read more »

Bidfood expands reach in the north with new Penrith depot

Bidfood, one of the UK’s leading foodservice providers, has expanded its reach in the north of England, with the opening of a new depot in Penrith, Cumbria. The depot was acquired from Blakemore Cash and Carry and sees the transfer of experienced local staff previously employed at the site over to the Bidfood team. Alongside… Read more »

Hotel industry stars of the future embark on unique development programme launched by Starboard Hotels

A new and unique UK wide employee accelerated development initiative has been launched by leading hotel owner/operator Starboard Hotels at its award winning Holiday Inn Express hotel in Burnley, Lancashire. Aimed at providing ambitious and talented employees with the opportunity to enhance their leadership qualities and maximise their growth potential, Starboard Hotels new SHAPE accelerator… Read more »

FSA trials new technology for remote monitoring of food businesses

New digital technology that is increasingly used by food businesses to manage hygiene practices could soon also be used to help environmental health officers (EHO) monitor food businesses in real time, enabling them to detect food safety problems sooner and improve protection for the public. These are the findings of a new study published today… Read more »