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Freedom Day; new beginnings as Industry learns to live with Covid and the fallout from the pandemic.

Although there are many who are celebrating the so-called Freedom Day, there are equally many who feel that it is just a cause of more concern. Daily cases in the U.K. had reached over 50,000, with hospitalizations and death rates also rising. The government has said that cases could reach 100,000 a day this summer and despite all of this, Freedom Day marks...

Inspired by leaders – Fran Miller, Producer at the National Theatre

One of the objectives of Ritrovo is simply to enable and support young emerging leaders far better than was the case pre-covid. So many of the top leaders today held senior posts at an early age, so why is it that this today is deemed too much of a risk? Leadership comes in all ages and it is important that young leaders too...

Annual Awards of Excellence Lockdown Awards

Honorary President: JASON ATHERTON: Chairman of the AAE: JOHN WILLIAMS MBE; Joint Chairmen of Kitchen: MARTYN NAIL & HYWEL JONES; Joint Chairmen of Pastry: YOLANDE STANLEY MCA & SARAH HARTNETT; Joint Chairmen of Service: SERGIO REBECCHI & JOHN COUSINS

ANNUAL AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE LOCKDOWN AWARD WINNERS PRESENTED

The leading lights of the hospitality industry came together on...