HERE are five statistics about the opening of the new Premier Inn in Portsmouth city centre.
The budget hotel next to Portsmouth & Southsea train station opened yesterday and is expected to be popular with visitors to the city.
And here are some key facts about the deal:
8,000,000 - the cost in pounds of replacing Midlands House, a derelict block of offices near Portsmouth and Southsea railway station, with a Premier Inn.
7 - the number of storeys in the hotel
34 - the number of new jobs that have been created
84 - the number of rooms available including double and family rooms
75 - the seating capacity of the hotel’s restaurant