UKHospitality news

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Scottish hospitality industry taking legal action over Covid restrictions

Five of the country’s trade bodies have taken the unprecedented step of legally challenging the Scottish government over the restrictions placed on hospitality businesses.

News |  Wine

750,000 hospitality jobs will be lost without government help

The prediction for total business failure by the end of 2020 is now estimated to be more than one in four.

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Trade body UKHospitality says it stands ‘shoulder to shoulder’ with Hospo Demo

The peaceful protest in in Parliament Square over the Government’s Covid restrictions is set to go ahead this Monday 19 October from 10.30am to 12pm.

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Tier 2 Covid measures will be catastrophic for London hospitality, says UKH

UKHospitality (UKH) says Tier 3 job support needs to be extended to businesses in Tier 2 to avoid widespread job losses ‘within weeks’.

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Industry asks Prime Minister for more help

The Jobs Support Scheme will not help ‘stave off hundreds of thousands of redundancies’ and the 10pm curfew needs to be reviewed, say two open letters from hundreds of hospitality businesses.

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Trade bodies for hospitality and drinks industries call for more targeted support following Chancellor's announcement

Following the Chancellor Rishi Sunak's Covid-19 financial support announcement earlier today, a number of hospitality and drinks industry trade bodies have responded asking for more targeted help.

News |  People & Places

Mixed feelings: Industry reacts to new ‘rule of six’

Are the prime minister’s latest safety measures 'very good news' or 'a kick in the teeth'?

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London's hospitality businesses at risk from lack of tourists and office workers

A call for a campaign to support the capital's hospitality and tourism businesses has been made by over 90 business leaders and UKHospitality.

Podcasts

SipAdvisor: Listen to our first Imbibe podcast

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our new monthly podcast and our first episode features all-star line-up: the Artesian’s Anna Sebastian; sommelier Jan Konetzki; beer writer Pete Brown; Club Soda’s Laura Willoughby, and ciderologist Gabe Cook.

SipAdvisor special: Natural wine podcast

Following the announcement earlier this year that ‘natural wine’ has been legally recognised in France as Vin méthode nature, our first  podcast special edition is entirely dedicated to the subject.

SipAdvisor: Episode 2

In the second episode of our podcast, we look at what re-opening might look like for the UK’s pubs bars and restaurants – including an interview with on-trade marketing legend Mark McCullough about the 100 Day Playbook, a muse on PPE for hospitality staff, all accompanied by a glass of English fizz for English Wine Week.

SipAdvisor: How to tackle no shows

SipAdvisor by Imbibe is our monthly podcast. In this third episode, we remember some of the venues that have had to close during the Covid-19 crisis before taking a closer look at the problem of no shows

News |  People & Places

Industry asks Prime Minister for more help

The Jobs Support Scheme will not help ‘stave off hundreds of thousands of redundancies’ and the 10pm curfew needs to be reviewed, say two open letters from hundreds of hospitality businesses.

News |  People & Places

Trade bodies for hospitality and drinks industries call for more targeted support following Chancellor's announcement

Following the Chancellor Rishi Sunak's Covid-19 financial support announcement earlier today, a number of hospitality and drinks industry trade bodies have responded asking for more targeted help.

News |  People & Places

Mixed feelings: Industry reacts to new ‘rule of six’

Are the prime minister’s latest safety measures 'very good news' or 'a kick in the teeth'?

News |  People & Places

London's hospitality businesses at risk from lack of tourists and office workers

A call for a campaign to support the capital's hospitality and tourism businesses has been made by over 90 business leaders and UKHospitality.

News |  People & Places

Opinion: Eat Out To Help Out brings home the bacon

Despite scepticism in some parts of the hospitality industry and the media when it was announced, the Chancellor’s initiative has been proved itself a tasty treat.

News |  People & Places

Proposed Property Bounceback Grant could save 375,000 jobs in first year

The grant has been proposed by UKHospitality, leisure and retail bodies to facilitate rental agreements between landlords and tenants.

News |  People & Places

Trade associations dispute speculations that pubs would have to close again

Trade associations reacted to claims that pubs in England may need to close again to allow schools to reopen in September, calling for more clarity on the matter and warning the government on its potentially devastating consequences.

News |  People & Places

UK hospitality leaders call for government support to save the industry

Around 120 leading hospitality voices have co-signed a business support and investment proposal for the government that would help the industry through the Covid-19 crisis.

News |  People & Places

Opinion: Eat Out To Help Out brings home the bacon

Despite scepticism in some parts of the hospitality industry and the media when it was announced, the Chancellor’s initiative has been proved itself a tasty treat.

News |  People & Places

Proposed Property Bounceback Grant could save 375,000 jobs in first year

The grant has been proposed by UKHospitality, leisure and retail bodies to facilitate rental agreements between landlords and tenants.

News |  People & Places

Trade associations dispute speculations that pubs would have to close again

Trade associations reacted to claims that pubs in England may need to close again to allow schools to reopen in September, calling for more clarity on the matter and warning the government on its potentially devastating consequences.

News |  People & Places

UK hospitality leaders call for government support to save the industry

Around 120 leading hospitality voices have co-signed a business support and investment proposal for the government that would help the industry through the Covid-19 crisis.