Birmingham

  • Selina group debuts in Birmingham

    Published on : Wednesday, October 9, 2019

    Selina group has recently debuted in Birmingham. Situated in Birmingham Jewellery Quarter, the 39-room hotel has a wellness area and a coffee shop. A cocktail bar cum Latin-American restaurant is also going to be added in the property soon. The …

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  • Via Airlines ending commercial flights in Birmingham

    Published on : Thursday, May 23, 2019

    Via Airlines this year is ending its commercial flight routes to and from Birmingham.   The Florida-based airline has decided to change their business model returning to a charter service with the exception of offering flights from Jackson, Miss. to …

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  • Birmingham city centre is getting £25m hotel

    Published on : Wednesday, May 8, 2019

    An expanding hospitality management company has added a £25m Birmingham city centre hotel, which is set to open in the autumn, to its portfolio. Black and White Hospitality has been brought in to manage the day-to-day operation of the 186-bedroom …

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  • Bear Grylls first adventure attraction official opening in Birmingham

    Published on : Thursday, November 1, 2018

    Bear Grylls has officially opened his £20 million first adventure attraction in Birmingham.     The galaxy of guests included actor, Warwick Davis, 2018 Love Island favourite Charlie Brake, 2017 series finalist Gabby Allen and X Factor winner boyfriend Myles …

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  • Primera Air cancels all flights from Birmingham to New York and Toronto

    Published on : Wednesday, June 6, 2018

      Budget airline Primera Air has temporarily suspended flights from Birmingham to New York and Toronto. This will start from June 21 until 2019 due to the late delivery of its long-haul A321neo aircraft from Airbus.     The transatlantic …

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  • Birmingham welcomed 41.8 million visitors in 2017

    Published on : Tuesday, May 29, 2018

    England’s most flourished tourism destination, Birmingham welcomed 41.8 million visitors in 2017.     The tourism sector of the city witnessed its most successful year in history last year, with hotel revenue, the number of visitors and the amount they …

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  • Birmingham welcomes 41.8 million visitors last year

    Published on : Tuesday, May 29, 2018

    As per the recent figures released by the West Midlands Growth Company and research body Global Tourism Solutions (GTS), Birmingham welcomed 41.8 million visitors last year.   The amount of money they spent in the area hit £7.1 billion – …

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  • Millennium Point appointed all female executive team

    Published on : Thursday, April 26, 2018

    Millennium Point, Birmingham Eastside’s event and office destination has appointed all female executive team members for the first time.     Millennium Point is 46,451sqm anchor building, which overlooks Eastside Park has appointed Abigail Vlahakis as finance director and Rebecca …

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  • Primera Air will fly direct from Washington Dulles to London this summer

    Published on : Friday, February 2, 2018

    Primera Air announced that it will begin offering direct flights five times per week from Washington Dulles to London Stansted airport, with flights commencing August 22.         “We’ve been planning to add Washington from the beginning of …

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  • Birmingham to host Commonwealth Games in 2022

    Published on : Friday, December 22, 2017

      The Commonwealth Games Federation announced that Birmingham will host the Commonwealth Games in 2022.       The announcement was made at a special event at the Arena Academy school near the Alexander Stadium, the centrepiece for the Games …

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  • American unscripted hotels brand Dream Hotel Group break into English market in Birmingham

    Published on : Tuesday, November 21, 2017

    American hotel group Dream Hotel Group is set to break into the UK market with the announcement of a new property from their unscripted Hotels brand. The new hotel is due to open in Birmingham, England, in 2020 and is …

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  • Birmingham hoteliers enjoy best-ever summer

    Published on : Friday, November 10, 2017

    Birmingham’s accommodation sector posted average occupancy rates of 75% this summer, the best for this time of year since records began in 2003.     The region’s hoteliers enjoyed year-on-year occupancy rises in June (up 3%), July (up 2%) and …

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  • Birmingham partners with VisitBritain to attract global travellers

    Published on : Friday, November 10, 2017

    VisitBritain has announced a partnership with Birmingham and the surrounding areas to promote more of England’s regions to overseas visitors.   The three-year partnership is a joint initiative with Birmingham Airport, the West Midlands Growth Company, Shakespeare’s England and Marketing …

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  • London no longer to be the third most popular tourist destination

    Published on : Wednesday, November 8, 2017

    A new research has shown that London might soon lose its third place in terms of international arrivals and slip down to the sixth position.     The UK capital is expected to welcome 19.8 million international visitors in 2017, …

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  • City Hotel in Birmingham, England sold for £26.55 million

    Published on : Thursday, August 17, 2017

    A city hotel in Birmingham, West Midlands, England, located at the central position has been sold for £26.55 million. It is committed to two more decades here.     The Standard Life Assurance has acquired the city hotel with the …

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  • Heathrow Airport rated ‘poor’ for disabled, ready to take action

    Published on : Friday, August 11, 2017

    Several disabled passengers at Heathrow Airport were compelled to wait for up to two hours to assist disembarking planes, according to a report.   The CAA or Civil Aviation Authority has labeled the airports of the UK as ‘poor’ for …

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  • US flights to Paris, London will be launched by Danish airline

    Published on : Saturday, July 22, 2017

    Primera Air that is a crucial Danish air carrier will be soon launching transatlantic flights with single-aisle plane next year is ready to open bases in Paris at Birmingham and Stansted in the United Kingdom.   This Danish airline carrier …

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  • Jumeirah Vittaveli appoints new Resident Manager

    Published on : Friday, June 23, 2017

    Jumeirah Vittaveli in the Maldives has appointed Christopher Baker as the resort’s new Resident Manager.   An experienced hospitality professional, Christopher brings strong leadership and management skills to his new role. He first joined the Jumeirah Group early on in …

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  • Birmingham’s visitor economy reveals its all-time high record of 2016

    Published on : Friday, April 14, 2017

    Birmingham welcomed the highest number of visitors on record in 2016, with tourist numbers reaching 39 million, and tourism revenue hitting an all-time high of £6.5 billion. The number of full-time jobs supported by the sector now stands at 70,365. …

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  • Birmingham witnesses record number of tourists

    Published on : Wednesday, April 5, 2017

    Birmingham welcomed the highest number of visitors in the year 2016, with tourist numbers that reached up to 39 million, and the tourism revenues hitting an all-time high of £6.5 billion.   Tourism in this part of the world has …

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