BHA News

Bournemouth To Host The Big Hospitality Conversation – April 2

A major event to create scores of new job opportunities including work placements, jobs  and apprenticeships in the hospitality sector will take place next Wednesday 2 April, at 10am at The Premier Inn, Westover Road, Bournemouth. Called The Big Hospitality Conversation, the initiative led by the British Hospitality Association in partnership with the charity Springboard,… Read more »

BHA Launches New Sector Programme For Serviced Apartments And Welcomes Think Apartments On Board As First Members

The British Hospitality Association today launches its new sector programme for serviced apartments and welcomes its first serviced sector member, Think Apartments. With a long-established track record of attracting members from sector groups spanning hotels, attractions, catering and restaurants, the BHA was keen to capitalise on the rising popularity of serviced and self-catering apartments in… Read more »

Mayor gets Apprenticeship Week off to a ‘frying start’ in London

Today the Mayor of London got Apprenticeship Week cooking in the capital by revealing plans to create 7,000 new apprenticeship positions in the catering industry. The announcement takes him a step closer to achieving his target of 250,000 apprenticeships in London by 2016. The Mayor was at the Premier Inn in Leicester Square where he… Read more »

British Hospitality Association launches Hospitality News with ITN Productions

The British Hospitality Association, the leading agenda-setter of the hospitality and tourism industry, has joined forces with ITN to create a dedicated news programme to provide a unified voice for the hospitality industry. National newsreader Natasha Kaplinsky will present the programme from the national news studios at ITN and the aim of the initiative is… Read more »

The Big Hospitality Conversation Norwich to be hosted by ‘largest ever student takeover in the UK’

The British Hospitality Association, Springboard and Business in the Community’s nationwide Big Hospitality Conversation, set to take place in Norwich on Thursday 27th February 2014, will be hosted by over 100 hospitality and catering students from City College Norwich in what is believed to be the largest ever student take-over in the UK. During the… Read more »

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BHA gears up for Summit as 100 day countdown begins…

Today, Monday 24th February, heralds the start of the 100 day countdown until the 2014 British Hospitality & Tourism Summit 2014. Now in its third year, the Summit is renowned for bringing together senior leaders from all areas of the hospitality and tourism industry across the influential fields of government, media, hotels and business. The… Read more »

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ADBA and BHA focus on hospitality food waste

WRAP’s Nov 2013 report into food waste in the hospitality sector valued the true cost of food waste to the hospitality industry at £2.5 billion, making efforts to reduce it well worthwhile. But even the unavoidable fraction is a valuable resource, which both the British Hospitality Association (BHA) and the Anaerobic Digestion and Biogas Association… Read more »

BHA urges government to act early to aid storm-struck UK hospitality businesses

The British Hospitality Association is urging the government to act early in support of hospitality businesses such as hotels, restaurants, B&Bs and tourist attractions across the UK as they struggle to cope with, and then recover from, the effects of flooding and the winter storms which are now in their third month. With warnings from… Read more »

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The Big Hospitality Conversation comes to the Eden Project on February 11th 2014

The British Hospitality Association, Springboard and Business in the Community are set to galvanise the hospitality and tourism industry to invest in young people with the latest ‘Big Conversation’. Set to take place at the Eden Project, Bodelva on February 11th, the event will bring together influential leaders from leading hospitality businesses and invite them… Read more »