The Moon Under Water, Wolverhampton (photo_ Flickr)

Wolverhampton: JD Wetherspoon museum hotel to go ahead

Plans had been previously approved in 2018, however it was reworked to include the fourth floor of the property in order to add an additional 22 rooms JD Wetherspoon has seen plans to convert a Wolverhampton pub into a museum and hotel given the green light. Wolverhampton Council has approved the plans which will see the The Moon Under Water in Lichfield Street undergo a £7m revamp. The work will see around 50 rooms added to the property. Plans had been previously approved in 2018, however it was reworked to include…

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Best Western GB hotels prepare to offer bed capacity to NHS

Best Western Great Britain will consider turning hotels into temporary hospitals if the NHS needs additional bedspace during the Coronavirus outbreak. The largest independent hotel group in Great Britain will discuss the move this week as it meets with its members across the country. Rob Paterson, CEO, Best Western Great Britain said the move comes as the country enters “unprecedented territory” and that the company will do “whatever we can to help”. He added: “We are in unprecedented territory so we would be willing to take unprecedented steps to support the…

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