Whitbread's £6.1 million investment brings 53 jobs to Glasgow

From: Premier Inn
Published: Fri Feb 24 2012

Premier Inn has announced that its new hotel and restaurant development in Newton Mearns near Glasgow has brought a total of 53 new jobs to the local area. The new Beefeater Grill restaurant and Premier Inn hotel opening on Greenlaw Crookfur Road, will inject a total investment of £6.2 million into the local economy.

The Castle Beefeater Grill will offer a warm, family-friendly pub restaurant environment with excellent value meal deals. The new Daytime Value Menu will feature main meals including generous portions of fish and chips, sausage and mash and chilli con carne. A personalised steak experience also allows guests to create their own unique flavour sensation, with a range of delicious flavoured butters and seasonings, including garlic and pepper, BBQ or, for an extra kick, the chilli explosion.

The adjoining Premier Inn features 60 bedrooms. Each room includes an en-suite bathroom with shower and bath; a comfortable king-size bed; remote control TV with Freeview; tea and coffee making facilities, and a spacious desk area with internet access. Visit www.premierinn.com for more information.

David Murdin, Whitbread Restaurants Marketing Director, said: "We are delighted to bring a new hotel and restaurant to Glasgow and we can't wait to welcome our guests to The Castle Beefeater Grill and Premier Inn in February."


About Premier Inn:
Award-winning Premier Inn is the UK’s biggest budget hotel brand with over 600 budget hotels and more than 46,000 rooms across the UK and Ireland, including Newton Mearns hotels. Premier Inn bedrooms feature en-suite bathrooms, TV with Freeview, and WiFi internet access. All Premier Inns feature a bar and restaurant; situated inside the hotel or adjacent, offering a wide range of food choices.   

In 2008 Premier Inn launched in Dubai and is now open in Bangalore, India. On a domestic front, Premier Inn aims to be the largest provider of budget hotels in London (within the M25) by 2012. 

Premier Inn supports WaterAid, the international charity whose mission is to overcome poverty by enabling the world's poorest people to gain access to safe water, sanitation and hygiene education. Premier Inn, as part of Whitbread Hotels and Restaurants, hopes to raise £1 million for WaterAid.

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