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multHawthorn acquires 14-strong pub package

Hawthorn acquires 14-strong pub package

By Stefan Chomka

Community pub group Hawthorn has bought 14 pubs from Everards of Leicestershire as part of its plans to expand its nationwide pub portfolio.

Emma Woods to step down as Wagamama CEO

Emma Woods to step down as Wagamama CEO

By James McAllister

Wagamama chief executive Emma Woods has announced she plans to step down from the role and hand over to her internally appointed successor, Thomas Heier.

Le Pain Quotidien bolsters vegan offering

Le Pain Quotidien bolsters vegan offering

By Joe Lutrario

Bakery and café chain Le Pain Quotidien is to increase its number of vegan options and introduce a number of other sustainable initiatives as it starts to reopen for eat-in customers.

Rosa’s Thai Café pushes on with expansion up to six new restaurants planned plus cloud kitchens growth

Rosa’s Thai Café pushes on with expansion

By James McAllister

Rosa’s Thai Café is planning to open up to six new restaurants over the next year, as well as continuing to grow its portfolio of delivery-only 'cloud' kitchens.

WingShack Co to open seven new restaurants in 2021

WingShack Co lines up seven restaurants

By Joe Lutrario

WingShack Co has unveiled ambitious expansion plans with five new locations expected to open in London alongside a further two outside the capital this year.

WatchHouse coffee to expand Roland Horne

WatchHouse coffee to double in size to 12 this year

By Joe Lutrario

Upscale London coffee brand WatchHouse is to open five new sites in the capital as well as its first site outside of London, in Bath, taking its total number of sites to 12 before the year is out.

Wendy's eyes Croydon opening UK return first London opening

Wendy's eyes Croydon opening

By James McAllister

US burger chain Wendy’s is set to launch a restaurant in Croydon, for what could mark its first London opening since announcing its return to the UK market.

The company behind the Bubble waffle craze BubbleWrap is planning to roll out restaurants across the UK

Bubblewrap plans 'aggressive' expansion across UK

By Restaurant

Chinatown-based bubble waffle concept Bubblewrap, which is credited with starting the craze for the Hong Kong dessert on these shores, has unveiled plans to roll out across the UK and internationally.

Chipotle heads to Chiswick opening on former Byron Burger restaurant site

Chipotle heads to Chiswick

By James McAllister

Chipotle is to open a new London location later this summer, having taken on the former Byron restaurant Chiswick High Road.

 American restaurant and bar chain TGI Fridays celebrates its 35th birthday in the UK

The Lowdown: TGI Fridays at 35

By Restaurant

The American restaurant and bar chain celebrates its 35th birthday in the UK today (18 March), making it one of the most enduring restaurant groups on these shores.

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