London Tourism Marketing News

Buckingham Palace to become luxury hotel?

Buckingham Palace to become luxury hotel?

24th Oct 2011 Tourism News

Audacious plans by Prince Charles to move his court to Windsor Castle when he becomes king could see Buckingham Palace turned into a hotel, according to a new book from respected journalist Andrew Marr. According to the book - The Diamond Queen: Elizabeth II and Her People – the Prince of Wales is considering uprooting the Royal family from Buckingham Palace in a bid to assert his authority.

Heineken to offer free Wi-Fi at pubs, airports in UK

Heineken to offer free Wi-Fi at pubs, airports in UK

Drinkers at nearly 100 London pubs and bars are to get fast Wi-Fi, following a new BT and Heineken partnership with plans to extend the wireless internet service to a further 200 pubs across the UK by the end of 2012. Through Wi-Fi, customers can access a special area of the internet, the Heineken Hub, for which the UK’s newest newspaper, i, the quality daily and sister paper to The Independent, is supplying exclusive content.

London Eye launches Christmas packages

London Eye launches Christmas packages

18th Aug 2011 Focus

One of London’s most iconic landmarks, the EDF Energy London Eye, is adding to the eclectic range of festive offerings this Christmas, including champagne receptions in your very own pod. BTN finds out more.

The Milestone – London’s exclusive boutique retreat

The Milestone – London’s exclusive boutique retreat

26th May 2011 Focus

The Chelsea Flower Show is one of the most anticipated shows in the London calendar and a favourite of Prince Charles. But the celebrated flower show is just one of a host of top events taking place in the capital over the spring and summer. BTN takes at The Milestone, a delightful five-star retreat located close to the action.