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Jon Patrick
Head of Leisure & Development
Leisure | 18/06/2019 14:54:09

Activity and opportunity in the mini and adventure golf market

The leisure market covers a wide remit of business types and concepts, ranging from conventional sites such as spas, gyms and holiday parks, to of-the-moment original models driven by consumer demand trends.

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31 January 2019

Business Outlook 2019: Scotland regional focus

Care Transactional activity remained positive against a backdrop of reported sales processes underway involving four of the largest top five operators, namely HC One, Four Seasons, Barchester and Care UK. Despite challenges, the sector remains filled with opportunity s...

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By:
Brian Sheldon
Regional Director
Restaurants 30 January 2019

The evolution of the high street

In 1976, the first out of town shopping complex opened at Brent Cross. Thirteen years later, the Beer Orders changed the pub ownership landscape in 1989, while 1994 introduced Sunday trading. Amazon began online trading in the UK in 1997. In 2005, the Licensing Act brought in ...

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By:
Simon Chaplin
Senior Director - Corporate Pubs and Restaurants
Leisure 29 January 2019

Business Outlook 2019: North East regional focus

We are encouraged by the good levels of enquiries seen at the end of 2018, and so we can expect the market to continue to be buoyant and see a busy start to 2019. Due to increased business levels, we recruited two new agents towards the end of 2018 to cover the Yorkshire ar...

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By:
David Lee
Regional Director
25 January 2019

Business Outlook 2019: South regional focus

Hotels Hospitality will provide the greatest opportunities moving in to 2019 as increased staycations and expectations of warmer summers will no doubt drive demand for the South coast resorts, resulting in improved occupancy and yields for many owners and operators. De...

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By:
Ed Bellfield
Regional Director
Hotels 22 January 2019

Business Outlook 2019: Midlands & East Anglia regional focus

Birmingham and the West Midlands continues to thrive, with investment in the city centre at a record high. Recent major developments such as the refurbishment of New Street station and the opening of Grand Central as the new shopping centre along with global businesses such as...

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By:
Lee Howard
Regional Director
Childcare & Education 21 January 2019

Business Outlook 2019: North West regional focus

Following the split of our North region into East and West last year, our Manchester office has a busy recruitment campaign underway to boost our teams in order to meet growing work and demand. As investment in the city grows, opportunities for expansion are increasingly em...

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By:
Nick Brown
Director
17 January 2019

Business Outlook 2019: South West & Wales regional focus

In 2018, interest in purchasing businesses remained strong across the South West & Wales with increased demand from both domestic and overseas investors seeking opportunities to create upside and add value across our care, hospitality and retail sectors. Care In the care...

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By:
Rob Kinsman
Regional Director