Tag: Holiday Inn

Eastleigh hotel scraps EU flag

Although Parliament is yet to vote on the Government’s draft Brexit agreement one of Eastleigh’s most established hotels has already called time on EU membership and shown it is ‘Brexit ready ‘ by hauling down the EU flag as part of “general routine maintenance” after a former Ukip county councillor told the manager local residents…

Car Free Motel Vision

Budget hotel chain Travelodge are hoping to open a new motel in Eastleigh – one without a car park. More details of the proposed hotel, restaurant and shops on council land in upper market street have emerged at a public exhibition which closed early due to lack of public interest. The exhibition, hailed a success…

Council sponsor Goat Song show

Eastleigh’s Point theatre, owned and managed by the borough council, is co-sponsoring a 30 date national tour of major UK venues by a Polish theatre company called ‘Song of the Goat’. The Teatr Pieśń Kozła are bringing their unique interpretation of William Shakespeare’s ‘Scottish Play’ to some of the UK’s greatest cities – London, Brighton,…

Free Workshop to boost Hamble tourist trade

Small businesses in the Hamble Valley are being offered free business training to develop the local tourist industry, which contributes over £155 million to the local economy and supports thousands of jobs. In March this year, the Hamble Valley Members Association was launched to support businesses and provide collaborative marketing opportunities to promote the area.…

Council win ‘Monopoly’ Challenge

A High Court Judge has dismissed a call for a judicial review into Eastleigh Borough Council’s decision to fund the building of a 175 bedroom 5 star hotel saying it had “no realistic chance of success”. Local hoteliers including the Holiday Inn, had challenged the council’s decision to waste £32m of public money on the…