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IHG® Celebrates World Water Week with update on Global Water Stewardship Programme

31 August, 2016 IHG Celebrates World Water Week with update on Global Water Stewardship Programme InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG ), one of the world s leading hotel companies, is today celebrating World Water Week by providing detail on the progress made with its leading global water stewardship programme, as well as a number of other water-related initiatives.

In partnership with global water-use experts, Water Footprint Network (WFN), IHG has mapped its global estate of more than 5,000 open properties and the majority of its pipeline hotels against risks related to both water quantity and water quality.

As Brexit threatens holiday plans it is 175 years since the birth of the package holiday

It’s July 5, 1841 and passengers are queueing up for one of those new-fangled package trips 1 .

For one shilling just under 5 in today s money 540 temperance campaigners are off on an 11-mile train journey 2 from Leicester to Loughborough for an anti-alcohol rally.

The food is included