Michelin-starred chef Heston Blumenthal hosts event for business dignitaries at the University of West London
Wednesday 8 May 2013
World-renowned chef Heston Blumenthal OBE prepared an elaborate gourmet dinner for prominent business leaders at the University of West London.
University of West London Hosts Debut Book Launch for Graduate Culinary Star
Friday 19 April 2013
University of West London graduate, Will Torrent, launched his debut recipe book, 'Pâtisserie at Home,' on campus on Thursday 18 April 2013.
Head of UWL's London School of Hospitality and Tourism Receives Special Award at this Year's Cost Sector Catering Awards
Thursday 4 April 2013
On Thursday 4 April 2013, Professor David Foskett, Head of the London School of Hospitality and Tourism, received a special award at this year's Cost Sector Catering Awards. The esteemed award was presented to Professor Foskett to honour his work as an educator and innovator within the sector.
Hospitality and Tourism Students Praised for Academic Excellence at Glittering Awards Ceremony
Friday 22 March 2013
University of West London students are celebrating after their academic achievements were showcased at a glistening awards ceremony.
University of West London graduate to launch debut recipe book on campus
Thursday 21 March 2013
University of West London graduate, Will Torrent, will be launching his debut recipe book, 'Pâtisserie at Home,' at the University on Thursday 18 April 2013.
Hospitality students success at Savoy Hotel charity event
Monday 21 January 2013
Students from the University of West London's award-winning London School of Hospitality and Tourism took over the Savoy Hotel to cook up a storm for a charity fundraiser on Friday 18 January 2013.
UWL academic named as one of the most influential people in public sector catering
Thursday 20 December 2012
Professor David Foskett, Head of the University's London School of Hospitality and Tourism has been named as one of the most influential people in public sector catering for 2013.
Student awarded by high profile hospitality body
Wednesday 12 December 2012
A student from the University's London School of Hospitality and Tourism has been awarded a scholarship from one of the UK's leading educational organisation for hospitality.
University graduate wins inspirational award
Monday 03 December 2012
A graduate from the University's London School of Hospitality and Tourism has won a prestigious award at the British Curry Awards.
Students meet Hilton General Managers
Wednesday 17 October 2012
Students from the London School of Hospitality and Tourism had the opportunity to meet with General Managers from across Europe, the Middle East and Africa Region of Hilton Worldwide.
The University of West London to pilot Asian cuisine scholarship
Tuesday 16 October 2012
Communities Secretary Eric Pickles today joined Britain’s leading Indian chefs and restraunteurs to launch a new scholarship programme for studentsto develop their careers in 'high-end' Asian cuisine and restaurant management.
Asian cuisine takes centre stage at the Young Indian Chef Finals
Wednesday 03 October 2012
Pillars, the University’s fine-dining restaurant played host to the recent Young Indian Chef Finals on 24 September 2012.
Pillars Restaurant reopens for evening business
Wednesday 03 October 2012
The University's answer to fine-dining, Pillars Restaurant, will be reopening its doors to the public one evening a week following last year's successful launch of the service.
Students network at prestigious conference
Monday 01 October 2012
Students from the University’s London School of Hospitality and Tourism worked alongside conference organisers at the second annual Hotel Investment Conference Europe (Hot.E) held on 20-21 September 2012, at the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel in London.
The University to pilot new scholarship initiative
Wednesday 12 September 2012
The University of West London is pleased to announce a new scholarship programme for culinary arts students at the London School of Hospitality and Tourism.
The London School of Hospitality and Tourism has recently been featured in the prestigious Chef Magazine.
Thursday 2 August 2012
The article features information on all the accomplishments of the School. See the full article (pdf, 2mb)
Leading academic to direct the London School of Hospitality and Tourism's International Centre for Hotel and Resort Management
Thursday 28 June 2012
The University of West London is pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Angela Roper as the academic lead and Director of the newly established International Centre for Hotel and Resort Management.
Students take centre stage at royal event
Thursday 17 May 2012
Students from the University's London School of Hospitality and Tourism served up a lunch fit for a Queen.
A Michelin starred chef helps prepare dinner with the University's students
Friday 11 May 2012
One of the UK's top Michelin starred chefs recently worked with students from the London School of Hospitality and Tourism to cook and serve an exquisite dinner.
Sweden's culinary offerings takes centre stage at the University
Friday 11 May 2012
The University's fine-dining restaurant Pillars was the setting for a lavish three course lunch that showcased the best of Sweden to the local community, esteemed guests from the Swedish Embassy and Visit Sweden.
The University brings Asian and Oriental cooking to 'The Street'
Tuesday 8 May 2012
The delicious aromas of Asian and Oriental cooking dominated the University's communal space 'The Street' at an event designed to provide opportunities to help tackle youth unemployment.
Student at the University serves up the best of British
Tuesday 8 May 2012
A student at the University's London School of Hospitality and Tourism showcased the best dishes of Britain to be crowned winner at a coveted competition.
Students at the University to go back in time
Friday 27 April 2012
Students studying events at the University will be offering the public the opportunity to transport themselves back to the 1930s with a special themed event.
Young chefs wow seasoned industry professionals with their culinary delights
Friday 27 April 2012
Two budding chefs from the University's London School of Hospitality and Tourism have been crowned Caterer, Licensee and Hotelier student of the year after wowing in a high pressured cooking competition.
Students at the University to serve up the taste of Sweden with a lavish lunch and dinner
Monday 23 April 2012
Students from the University's London School of Hospitality and Tourism will be working with one of Sweden's most revered chefs to bring the taste of Sweden to some of the most influential food bloggers.
The University of West London to provide opportunities for the long-term unemployed
Thursday 5 April 2012
The University's London School of Hospitality and Tourism has been chosen to launch an Asian and Oriental Centre of Excellence to help tackle youth unemployment.
Former graduate of the University awarded Honorary Degree by the University
Tuesday 3 April 2012
On Tuesday 27 March 2012 esteemed alumni and friends of the University gathered to celebrate the conferment of an honorary award to Ian Carter, President, Global Operations and Development for Hilton Worldwide.
A day of celebration and achievement at one of London's most iconic hotels
Tuesday 03 April 2012
The scenic London Syon Park, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, was the setting for the London School of Hospitality and Tourism's annual Prize-Giving ceremony.
Malaysia's biggest cooking star to serve up mouth-watering dishes at the University of West London
Tuesday 27 March 2012
The tempting aromas of Malaysian cooking will be filling the air at a special demonstration taking place at the University by one of the most revered chefs in Malaysia.
Hospitality students present their thoughts on the future of the industry
Monday 12 March 2012
Students from the University's London School of Hospitality and Tourism participated in a debate centred on the notion whether the upcoming London 2012 Olympics will be positive for the UK hospitality industry.
Hospitality students cook for military service fundraiser
Wednesday 29 February 2012
Wednesday 22 February 2012 saw a group of the University's Hospitality students cooking for 450 people at the Square Mile Salute banquet which took place at the Guildhall in the City of London.
A night of fundraising at the Society of Stars Charity Dinner
Wednesday 22 February 2012
A host of renowned figures from the world of sports, catering and hospitality attended the annual Society of Stars Charity dinner at the Marriott London Grosvenor Square hotel on 10 February 2012.
University Academic awarded prestigious catering award
Friday 3 February 2012
One of the most renowned catering organisations has awarded a university academic its top honour.
Fine dining event held by Hospitality students to promote cancer awareness
Monday 16 January 2012
Students from the University's London School of Hospitality and Tourism prepared and served a dinner to promote cancer awareness to a selection of guests.
Butler to the stars honoured with prestigious award
Thursday 12 January 2012
A former West End theatre star turned Butler has been awarded one of the most distinct honours in the hospitality industry.
Airline and Airport students visit British Airways headquarters
Wednesday 11 January 2012
Students from the Airline and Airport Management course took part in the annual Air League Environmental Day programme 18 November 2011.