Knives Against Knives project launches to get youngsters at risk of knife crime off streets and into kitchens

A new project ‘Knives Against Knives’ has recently launched with the aim to help young people at risk of knife crime off the streets of London and into kitchens. The brainchild of Ali Dickinson and Jack Walker, Creative Directors at ‘Who Wot Why’ along with Bridie Scriven, the project will launch a charity cookbook withContinue reading Knives Against Knives project launches to get youngsters at risk of knife crime off streets and into kitchens

Deltic Group extends chef apprenticeship scheme

Deltic Group, leading late-night operator has introduced a new apprenticeship programme for aspiring chefs. The company, which currently employs over 1,800 people between the age of 16-25, first launched its apprenticeship programme in 2017, in partnership with HIT Training. This programme was aimed at front of house roles, namely managers and supervisors. This year, DelticContinue reading Deltic Group extends chef apprenticeship scheme

Hospitality Industry gathers in the House of Commons for annual Apprenticeship Showcase

Last week, the hospitality industry gathered in the House of Commons for its fourth Hospitality Apprenticeship Showcase to celebrate National Apprenticeship Week. A wide range of companies including Stonegate Pub Company, Tennent Caledonian Brewery, UK Hospitality, Fuller’s, Greene King, HIT Training, Pizza Express, Yo Sushi, Marriott Hotels, The Deltic Group, Martston’s, Mitchells & Butlers, UmbrellaContinue reading Hospitality Industry gathers in the House of Commons for annual Apprenticeship Showcase

Julie Jones is set to share her top cooking tips in new book ‘The Pastry School’

Julie Jones, winner of the 2008 Nestle Toque d’Or, judge and best-selling food writer, is set to release another book, ‘The Pastry School’ on 5 March 2020. Renowned for her decorative and flavourful bakes, she will share a range of recipes from savoury pies to sweet treats for budding bakers to practise at home. SinceContinue reading Julie Jones is set to share her top cooking tips in new book ‘The Pastry School’

JDW regarded as one of the UK’s top employers

J D Wetherspoon is regarded as one of the UK’s top employers and its expansion of its apprenticeship scheme towards the end of 2019 further supports this. The pub company has a strong investment in training, policies and equality and has worked over the past few years to increase its employee retention. The average lengthContinue reading JDW regarded as one of the UK’s top employers