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Black And White Hospitality Signs Up Landmark London Hotel

Black and White Hospitality has now taken over the day-to-day operation of the 29-bedroom Lansbury Heritage Hotel which is located close to Canary Wharf. It will also provide strategic management advice for the hotel in order to optimise the venue’s profitability.

With a proven track record of delivering excellence through its personalised and result focused approach, the addition of the four-star, boutique-style hotel is seen as a major coup for the business that was founded by Chairman and CEO Nick Taplin.

Specialising in the management of both branded and independent hotels, the firm’s portfolio spans from limited service hotels through to luxury full-service hotels with conferencing, events, health clubs, spas and restaurants.

Led by Hotels Managing Director, Shezan Aslam, the Black and White team will now manage all elements of The Lansbury Hotel’s operation.

Nick Taplin said: “To add such a major London-based venue to the Black and White portfolio really…


On tour with Marco

Marco has been busy this November visiting numerous restaurants right across the country.

Including a mix of lunch and dinner dining experiences, site visits included Mr White's English Chophouse in Manchester, Steakhouse Bar & Grills in Hull, Nottingham and Milton Keynes, the brand-new Marco's New York Italian in Milton Keynes, finishing off at the brand-new Steakhouse Bar & Gill in Folkestone.

Always keen to meet customers, Marco chatted to guests about his career while signing books including the 25th anniversary of the ground-breaking White Heat. He was also able to meet the teams at each site some of whom were meeting him for the very first time.

The Manchester visit also included the launch of a brand-new lager. A full-bodied 4.7 per cent pils-style lager, it's the second beer in Marco's range and is to be brewed by Manchester-based JW Lees.

With all venues selling-out, underlines Marco's popularity is as strong as ever, and is a great way for him to talk about…