Coronavirus: HMRC – What you need to know

The news that employees would be eligible for 80% of their wages under the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, meant a sigh of relief for workers around the country. However, business owners are still trying to work out what it means,…

Coronavirus: Hoteliers beg Government to step in before mass layoffs cause social and economic disaster

Coronavirus: Hoteliers beg Government to step in before mass layoffs cause social and economic disaster

Major hotel operators have warned that a hospitality meltdown is in sight as they plan for mass redundancies and hotel closures by…

Scottish government’s £320m rescue package for business

Scottish government’s £320m rescue package for business

Scottish Finance Secretary Kate Forbes has announced a £320m rescue package to support business through the Covid-19 outbreak.

New trustees contribute over 60 years’ experience to HIT Scotland

New trustees contribute over 60 years’ experience to HIT Scotland

Three leading hospitality industry figures have been appointed as board trustees to inform the future progress of HIT Scotland, the charity providing…

Design focus: Tart & Lobster

Design focus: Tart & Lobster

The Hilton Glasgow officially launched its newest restaurant, ‘tart & lobster’ at the end of January.

Trump International Scotland – where staff development really matters

It was just another June day for Claire Buchan, Senior Bookings and Reservations Assistant at Trump International, Scotland in Aberdeenshire until she got wind of a possible career-changing secondment to Trump National Doral Miami that would eventually take her across…

Six Stars: Spotlight on Housekeeping Managers

Six Stars: Spotlight on Housekeeping Managers

They are often the unsung heroes of any hotel operation and here we have the first of six profiles of six stars…

Apex Hotels named as top employer

Apex Hotels named as top employer

Apex Hotels has achieved a 1* Accreditation award from Best Companies, the specialists whose recognition programme is the standard for workplace engagement,…

Cameron House on Loch Lomond unveils new look

Cameron House on Loch Lomond unveils new look

Cameron House has revealed the plans for its new extension which will house its meeting and conference facilities as well as an…

Strong growth for Apex

Strong growth for Apex

It has been another strong year for Apex Hotels as the business reported a 9.5% increase in turnover (up from £68.9m to…

Design: Salisbury Green Hotel & Bistro

The 108-room Salisbury Green Hotel and Bistro, located within the landscaped grounds adjoining Holyrood Park, and owned by Edinburgh First, has undergone a £4.6m renovation over the last year