PUBLISHED: 06:45 12 February 2019 | UPDATED: 08:08 12 February 2019 Roxley House on Yarmouth Road. Photo: Luke Powell Archant People living near a proposed hotel in an affluent part of Thorpe St Andrew have raised concern about the type of guest it might attract. Godfrey Morgan is seeking permission to turn Roxley House at 68 Yarmouth Road into a 17-bed hotel with two security flats.But on Monday night more than 40 residents attended a Thorpe St Andrew Town Council meeting to object to the plans.Nigel Hurrell, on behalf of the applicant, insisted the hotel would be used for people who work at Broadland Business Park.But many residents who spoke at the council meeting on Monday night feared the property would become a hostel.One resident, who did not give his full name, said: “You seriously think business people from the business park, who are earning several hundred pounds per day, are going to stay in a place with no ensuites?“It could be any number of EU workers who … [Read more...] about Concerns raised about new hotel in Thorpe St Andrew
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WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch has been elected to serve as a trustee of the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation. Gorsuch was nominated to the high court by President Donald Trump and took his seat in April 2017. He previously served on the 10th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals and at the U.S. Department of Justice as principal deputy associate attorney general. Colonial Williamsburg is the world's largest living history museum. In a statement released by the foundation, Gorsuch said Colonial Williamsburg is a place where people can reconnect with our nation's founding principles "on the very ground where they were forged." Retired Supreme Court Associate Justice Anthony Kennedy is also a trustee of the foundation. … [Read more...] about Gorsuch named as trustee of Colonial Williamsburg Foundation
Patricia Sul and livan, The Washington Post Published 11:46 am PST, Friday, December 21, 2018 Justin Wilson, the incoming Democratic mayor of Alexandria, Virginia, inside the City Council chamber at Alexandria City Hall on Dec. 11,2018. Justin Wilson, the incoming Democratic mayor of Alexandria, Virginia, inside the City Council chamber at Alexandria City Hall on Dec. 11,2018. Photo: Photo For The Washington Post By Astrid Riecken Photo: Photo For The Washington Post By Astrid Riecken Image 1 of / 1 Caption Close Image 1 of 1 Justin Wilson, the incoming Democratic mayor of Alexandria, Virginia, inside the City Council chamber at Alexandria City Hall on Dec. 11,2018. Justin Wilson, the incoming Democratic mayor of Alexandria, Virginia, inside the City Council chamber at … [Read more...] about As mayor, Justin Wilson wants to quicken how government works in historic Alexandria, Va.
Smoke seen rising from the ninth storey of the hotel, where the kitchen and restaurant are located. — VNA/VNS Photo Viet Nam News HÀ NỘI — A fire broke out at a hotel in the Old Quarter of Hà Nội early on November 22, causing panic for many tourists. No fatalities have been reported. The fire erupted at Moonview Hotel on Hàng Than Street. Witnesses said the fire started at 6am on the ninth storey of the hotel, where the kitchen and restaurant were located. Black smoke was seen rising from the hotel. Tourists, mostly foreigners, rushed to the balcony of the eighth and ninth storeys, shouting for help. Some even tried to climb out of the balcony to escape from the fire. Local police in Nguyễn Trung Trực Ward managed to evacuate tourists to safe places and maintain traffic flow in the area. Three fire trucks were mobilised to the scene. By 7am, the fire was stamped out. There were no reports of any fatalities so far. The cause of … [Read more...] about Fire breaks out at hotel in the Old Quarter, none hurt
PUBLISHED: 17:24 02 August 2018 | UPDATED: 17:24 02 August 2018 David Vincent Dragonfly Hotels in East Anglia are getting a £1m upgrade by owners Surya Hotels. Picture: Surya Hotels. Surya Hotels A chain of hotels has earmarked a £1m upgrade for its budget portfolio across Norfolk, Suffolk and Essex. Dragonfly Hotel, Bury St Edmunds which has been upgraded by owners Surya Hotels. There are other Dragonfly Hotels at Colchester, Peterborough and King's Lynn.Some 241 bedrooms across Surya Hotel’s Dragonfly chain will be refurbished during the work at its King’s Lynn, Colchester, Peterborough and Bury St Edmunds premises. The latest to have completed its refurbishment is the Colchester hotel.Suki Dulai, chief executive of the Flying Trade Group and Surya Hotels, said: “We are dedicated to investing and improving all our hotels, ensuring we continue to make our hotels as welcoming, stylish and comfortable as possible for our … [Read more...] about £1m refurbishment for four Dragonfly Hotels in East Anglia