Hiota Leisure has rejected suggestions it should franchise The Crazy Horse Saloon, its more successful bar format. The Torquay, Devon-based business, had doubts about how well it would spread to other areas. The business is happy to concentrate on Torquay alone which it thinks can benefit from the nostalgia for British seaside resorts that has turned many of them into year-round destinations. The Sunday Times (Business) 01/02/04 page 15 (Progress Report)