It was a honour to be awarded the BBC Surrey and Sussex community hero good neighbour award. It felt amazing to be publicly recognized for my work. It was an inspiring and humbling evening and a privilege to share the experience with other people doing incredible community work. Here is a link to an interview […]
This summer, we’ve been running a series of Kitchen Fundamental online cookery workshops. Our aim is to help new and improver cooks to learn fundamental kitchen and cookery techniques from professional chefs and bakers. Here are some of the recipes we have been teaching: Montaditos A Spanish inspired open sandwich of crusty bread topped with […]
In these trying times we are pleased to be able to offer online cookery courses for isolated and vulnerable people. Thanks to funding from the National Lottery Community Fund we are able to offer low cost, subsidized places on courses and workshops starting in July 2020: Courses and workshops are run via Zoom and we […]
My children have both had massive growth spurts recents. Perhaps, like many others, their insatiable appetites have been exacerbated by the lockdown. It sometimes feels like an endless carousel of meals and snacks. I’m sure our household is not unique. Here are recipes for a few tried and tested snacks I make for my family. […]
Being on lockdown is a great opportunity to practice your cooking skills and prepare delicious food. To help you on your way, I’ll be sharing some of my favourite recipes you can make using seasonal fresh and basic store cupboard ingredients. I hope you find these helpful and nourishing.
I’m delighted to announce that my Man with a Pan recipe book is now available to buy. A collection of over 150 delicious recipes from my award winning Man with a Pan cookery project for older and vulnerable men. These tried and tested recipes are perfect for any aspiring cook who wants to learn to […]
Our award winning Man with a Pan project is now up and running in East Sussex. Thanks to funding from the National Lottery’s Awards for All we will be running Man With a Pan courses and ongoing community cookery activities from our base at the Lewes Community Kitchen. These courses are an opportunity for older […]
As you may know, your votes helped us to win the People’s Projects, enabling us to deliver our Man with a Pan project in Surrey. I’m happy to be able to share some more good news. I’ve been honoured as a National Lottery Hero and awarded a “Big Surprise”The ‘Big Surprise’ is a 90-second weekly slot […]