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Manchester terror attack kills 22, injures dozens

Manchester terror attack kills 22, injures dozens

2 days ago 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.

Beijing Capital Airlines to connect London Heathrow to Qingdao, China

Beijing Capital Airlines to connect London Heathrow to Qingdao, China

27 April 2017 Press Release Airline News Tourism News

Heathrow has today confirmed that Beijing Capital Airlines will launch a new direct service from the UK’s hub airport to Qingdao, the home of Tsingtao beer and one of the fastest growing cities in China. The new route will connect passengers and cargo directly from Heathrow to Qingdao for the first time, providing three direct services every week starting this summer.

Brasserie Abode set for UK debut in Manchester

Brasserie Abode set for UK debut in Manchester

The first Brasserie Abode opens in the UK at ABode Manchester tomorrow, offering an exciting new dining and drinking option. A relaxed, all day venue, in the style of a grand European brassiere and bar, Brasserie Abode promises cool leather, polished brass and a contemporary vibe set over two floors.

Major improvements for group visitors at Stonehenge

Major improvements for group visitors at Stonehenge

19 April 2017 Tourism News

English Heritage has opened a newly-designed permanent coach park at Stonehenge. It marks the completion of the first phase of a major improvement project aimed at giving tour groups arriving by coach a better and more streamlined welcome to the World Heritage Site and at easing pressure points for all visitors at the popular site at peak times.

Ye Olde Bell welcomes new spa for spring 2017

Ye Olde Bell welcomes new spa for spring 2017

5 April 2017 Hotel News Spa News

Stylish hotel Ye Olde Bell has announced the opening of a new multimillion pound luxury spa for late spring 2017. The new 17,000sq ft spa will offer ten hot and cold experiences, including a custom-made ‘snowstorm’ experience, the only one of its kind in the UK.

New leadership for Hotel du Vin Cheltenham

New leadership for Hotel du Vin Cheltenham

31 March 2017 Press Release Hotel News

Hotel du Vin Cheltenham has welcomed Chris Thompson as general manager. Responsible for driving the business forward, Thompson will oversee the day to day operations of the hotel and the development of his team to ensure that the hotel continues to deliver the great food and wine coupled with faultless service it is known and loved for.