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Karma Group moves into Soho with Sanctum deal

Karma Group moves into Soho with Sanctum deal

31 May 2017 Hotel News

Karma Group has purchased an equity stake in the Sanctum Hospitality Group. Following the deal, the Sanctum Soho, one of the West End of London’s finest hotels, will be rebranded as Karma Sanctum Soho Hotel.

Hone your artistic skills with a master

Hone your artistic skills with a master

Ever wanted to step into an award-winning artist’s studio, learning from a grandmaster to inspire your artistic abilities, developing new skills and secret techniques? Whether you’ve never painted before or are a skilled artist, Portfolio Art Tours is offering tailor-made painting sessions with the critically-acclaimed portrait artist Richard Twose.

Dreamland Margate reopens following £25m investment

Dreamland Margate reopens following £25m investment

29 May 2017 Tourism News

Thousands of fun-seekers have flocked to Dreamland Margate to soak up the sunshine as the doors opened at the iconic park. The UK’s best-loved seaside park unveiled a completely updated and re-landscaped space that brings together historic rides set against a backdrop of interactive art installations, adventurous street food and an eclectic programme of live events – following a £25 million investment.

Manchester terror attack kills 22, injures dozens

Manchester terror attack kills 22, injures dozens

23 May 2017 Tourism News

As many as twenty two people have been killed and dozens injured following a suspected terrorist attack in Manchester. An explosion rocked the Manchester Arena at 22:35 on Monday evening following a concert by US singer Ariana Grande.

Emirates brings second A380 to Birmingham, UK, route

Emirates brings second A380 to Birmingham, UK, route

Emirates will be introducing a second daily A380 service between Dubai and Birmingham, beginning October 2017. Flight EK39/40, currently operated by a Boeing 777, will now be operated by the iconic and highly popular Emirates A380, adding to the existing daily A380 already operating on the route.

Buxey takes up sales leadership role with Elite Hotels

Buxey takes up sales leadership role with Elite Hotels

9 May 2017 Hotel News

Elite Hotels has appointed Marc Buxey as its new group sales director. Previously director of sales with Q Hotels at Norton Park Hotel, Buxey will be overseeing the development and implementation of the group’s sales strategy across its four hotels.