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December 29, 2017 12:01 AM Primrose Grainger wins County Court case against Grand Burstin Hotel, Folkestone

A widow who chased two burglars from her hotel room after they grabbed £12,000 of jewels from her bedside table has won thousands in damages for her ordeal. Primrose Grainger, 77, lost a lifetime’s collection of gems and other treasures given to her by her husband – who had died just three months previously – when two thieves crept into her room at Folkestone’s 23

December 28, 2017 3:59 PM Wetherspoons is about to have a January Sale

“Department stores and shops hold their sales in January, so it is the perfect time to have a sale in the pub too." January sales are almost as traditional as turkey and all the trimmings. Lots of shops proudly display their large January sale stickers in their windows after the festive season, but it’s not just shops that are at it. Wetherspoon pubs across 74

December 15, 2017 5:43 PM City centre car park to be FREE for drivers all next week

An early Christmas present has arrived for shoppers A new city centre car park will welcome drivers to park for FREE for the whole of next week. Instead, drivers are being offered the chance to make a voluntary contribution to the Mayor’s Hope Fund, which supports disadvantaged families including helping to fund foodbanks. The new car park is opening 25

December 13, 2017 6:00 AM Five arrested as police carry out drugs raids on three Brighton properties

Officers targeted addresses in Pankhurst Avenue, New England Street and Tongdean Lane, Brighton, on December 5. They also raided two hotels in the city centre. Police said the raids were carried out to stem the flow crystal meth into Brighton and Hove. Detective Inspector Julie Wakeford of the Brighton and Hove Community Investigation Team, said: "It is believed 38

December 11, 2017 2:11 PM Swanky Christmas party at Wynyard Hall closed down by police after dance floor brawl

Cleveland Police was called to the luxury venue on Saturday after reports of several assaults breaking out An exclusive Christmas party held in the grounds of one of Teesside’s most luxurious hotels was forced to close due to a brawl. Hundreds of guests packed out Wynyard Hall’s Grand Marquee for a special ‘Winter Carnival’ event on Saturday 32

November 21, 2017 7:18 PM Weiredest questions from hotel guests in Scotland revealed

Canada tops Lonely Planet's 2017 best in travel countries list. Travelodge spokesman Shakila Ahmed, said: “With over 18 million customers staying annually across our 552 hotels, our teams receive thousands of unusual requests. “Where possible, they go above and beyond to help customers – two of our hotels were recently asked to deliver two of our customers’ 54

November 21, 2017 5:31 PM Pub shortlisted for fish and chips award

A VILLAGE pub near York has been shortlisted for a national fish and chips award. The Marcia Inn in Bishopthorpe has been named as one of the UK’s top three foodservice operators serving fish and chips as part of the 30th anniversary National Fish & Chip Awards organised by Seafish. It will now compete for the top title in the category, which is open to hotels 34

November 9, 2017 2:35 AM The Latest: Cuba says new Trump rules mark reversal for ties

Cuba's government says that new rules imposed by the Trump administration on travel and commerce with Cuba constitute a "serious reversal" in ties between the two countries. FILE - In this June 17, 2017, file photo, a man takes a photo of a cruise ship in Havana harbor, Cuba. President Donald Trump announced a new policy in June that partially rolled 28

November 7, 2017 10:06 PM Marriott raises full-year profit forecast amid strong demand

Nov 7 (Reuters) - Marriott International Inc, the world's largest hotel chain, raised its full-year profit forecast for the third time this year and also increased the lower end of a key revenue measure, amid robust demand from business travelers. The company said it expects comparable system-wide revenue per available room (revPAR), a key metric that measures 30

November 7, 2017 9:40 PM Marriott's revenue jumps 43.7 percent

Nov 7 (Reuters) - Marriott International Inc, the world's largest hotel chain, reported a 43.7 percent rise in third-quarter revenue as more people booked its rooms. Net income rose to from $392 million, or $1.04 per share, in the quarter, from $70 million, or 26 cents per share, a year earlier, which included $179 million in costs related to Marriott's 21