Diary Dates

Our schedule of competitions, regional forums and awarding organisation meetings.

4th – 8th February 2019:
Visitor Economy Week. Find out more.

8th February 2019:
Zest Quest Asia 2019 Gala Dinner and Awards Night. Find out more.


4th – 8th March 2019:
Finals of HEAT Culinary Colleges Competition 2019 at Highlands College, Jersey Find out more.

4th – 8th March 2019:
National Apprenticeship Week. Find out more.

8th March 2019:
UK Young Restaurant Team of the Year 2019. Find out more.

14th March 2019:
PACE Learning & Development Forum, Trafford College Group. Find out more.

25th March 2019:
ACF North West Commis of the Year Competitions, Llandrillo College. Find out more.

Commis Chef of the Year Competition

Monday 25th March 2019.

Llandrillo College, Llandudno Road, Rhos on Sea, Colwyn Bay, LL28 4HZ

The competitions will again feature three categories:

  • North West Commis Chef of the Year Competition 2019 (Eric Walker Trophy)
  • North West Commis Pastry Chef of the Year Competition 2019 (Dougie Simpson Trophy)
  • North West Restaurant 4 Skills Challenge 2019 (Rising Star Award)

Further details and the formal application forms will be sent out during the first week of term in January 2019. However, we can reveal that the Eric Walker and Dougie Simpson dishes will reflect some of the work of the great Chef Paul Bocuse.

In the meantime, please email Sue Kenyon on sukenyon@hotmail.com/a>.

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