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The award-winning Grey To Green scheme looks set to cultivate new followers – with plans to extend the scheme into neighbouring parts of the city including Castlegate. Castlegate is the oldest part of Sheffield and has been inhabited since at least the 11th Century.

The Holiday Inn Leicester Wigston Hotel has opened its doors following an extensive £4.5m refurbishment.

The multi-million pound refurbishment means the hotel now features 80 brand new bedrooms with another 30 to be constructed, free on-site parking, a new open lobby concept, Starbucks Coffee, meeting rooms, function rooms and a branded Bella Italia restaurant.

The stage suite function rooms can accommodate up to 350 guests and has its own private entrance and fully stocked bar. A portable stage and dance floor are also available, which can be placed anywhere in the room also allowing space for a Mandap if required.

Holiday Inn Leicester Wigston is a ‘next generation’ Holiday Inn hotel Its 80 bedrooms have blackout blinds, pillow menus; flat screen smart TVs and the brand’s new larger beds. The hotel also boasts over 130 guest parking spaces plus five dedicated conference rooms with capacity to host events for up to 350 delegates.

The multi million pound refurbishment now features 80 brand new bedrooms with another 30 to be constructed, free on-site parking, a brand new Holiday Inn open lobby concept, Starbucks Coffee, meeting rooms, Stage Suites function rooms and the famous branded Bella Italia restaurant. 

According to an announcement delivered by the Department of Transport last month, Crossrail – Europe’s biggest infrastructure project – is now in its final stages, with 93% of the project said to be complete.

Despite the recent challenge from heritage campaigners over the building of the Paddington Cube, developer Sellar has published its timeline for the Paddington Square scheme – which sees construction work beginning as early as next year.

London Town Group portfolio company, S-Cube discuss with Eastern Eye current hot topic in UK politics - the effect of Brexit on industry.

BREXIT could have a “worrying” impact on the recruitment of top talent within the UK tech industry from the EU, the co-founder of an innovative technology company has said.

Dr Nikhil Shah, 33, is the COO of S-Cube, a technology provider for the oil and gas industry.

Chairman and owner of Notts County FC, Alan Hardy said: "We are extremely proud of our status as the world’s oldest Football League club and commend Andy’s efforts to commemorate our birthplace. The meeting that took place inside the Mercure in 1864 was hugely significant for the sport and the plaque will be a fitting way for people to learn more about our club’s unrivalled history."

Casual Dining Group (CDG) has signed agreements to operate the food and beverage programs at two UK hotels in what is a signal of its intent to grow its franchise portfolio.

The deals, which are both with London Town Group (LTG), will see CDG create and operate a bespoke premium offering at the Hotel Indigo London Paddington, as well as introduce a Bella Italia at the newly-built Holiday Inn Leicester Wigston. 

The London Town Group is undertaking a multi-million pound refurbishment of The Ramada Leicester Stage to rebrand the hotel as the Holiday Inn Leicester Wigston.

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