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On Wednesday 16th May, Lancashire’s Michelin-starred Moor Hall restaurant hosted a CHR-sponsored masterclass. This class was delivered by the restaurant’s talented and experienced chef patron, Mark Birchall. The participants – all finalists of the 2018 North West Young Chef of the Year competition – had the fantastic opportunity to learn sophisticated culinary techniques from top […]

CHR Equipment, a UK leading provider of commercial catering equipment based in Preston won three prestigious awards at the CEDA Grand Prix Awards which were held at St George’s Park, Burton-upon-Trent on Friday evening 27th April.

Three ‘wildcards’ complete line up for North West Young Chef Final Three outright winners and three top scoring place ‘wildcards’ – entrants deemed by judges as too talented to not be in the running – make up the final six chefs for the North West Young Chef final. The final is set to be held […]

Sion Hughes wins 3rd North West Young Chef of the Year Semi-Final The 20-year-old demi chef de partie from Carden Park has won the 3rd semi-final of 2018’s CHR-sponsored competition. The 19th April saw an unprecedented two semi-finals of the North West Young Chef Competition held in just one day. For the first time in […]

Unprecedented two semi-finals of the North West Young Chef Competition held in just one day. The 19th April saw an unprecedented two semi-finals of the CHR Equipment sponsored North West Young Chef Competition held in just one day. For the first time in its 16-year history, the judges and organisers agreed to add a third […]

CHR-Sponsored Competition Gathers Pace The hunt for our 2018 North West Young Chef of the Year has begun in earnest, with the first of 6 finalists being announced. Oliver Mather, 20, from The Punchbowl Inn at Crosthwaite won the cook off on 11th April at Kendal College in a tense and competitive semi-final.

Extra Semi-Final added to North West Young Chef Competition A high number of quality entries into 2018’s North West Young Chef of the Year Competition has led organisers to add an unprecedented third semi-final, to be held at Warrington College this April.  

We are very please to be able to announce that we have once again been shortlisted in 2 different categories for the CEDA Grand Prix Awards.