Chef Africa

Chef Africa: Ashley Palmer-Watts

Dinner by Heston Blumenthal head chef Ashley Palmer-Watts is representing the hospitality industry on a trip to visit a Farm Africa fish farm project in Kenya and help the local community; everything you need to follow his Chef Africa challenge live and to find out why this project matters is in this section.For more information on the work of Farm Africa and for details on how to show your support - visit their website.

Peter Ruddick, BigHospitality's multimedia reporter, will be running the London Marathon for Farm Africa

Going the distance: BigHospitality takes on the London Marathon

By BigHospitality

In less than 10 days thousands of people will be taking part in one of the biggest mass fundraising events in the world - the London Marathon - and our very own multimedia reporter will be among those taking on the 26.2 mile challenge.

Ashley Palmer-Watts and Joyce Kadenge, his Kenyan host, take a break from Joyce's daily tasks - they both feature in a mini documentary showcasing Ashley's Chef Africa challenge

Chef Africa: Ashley Palmer-Watts' Kenyan mini-documentary video

By Peter Ruddick

It is just over a month since Ashley Palmer-Watts, the Dinner by Heston Blumenthal head chef, touched down in the UK after swapping his Knightsbridge kitchen for one in a mud hut in Kenya - take an exclusive look at his Chef Africa trip with BigHospitality's...

Ashley Palmer-Watts's Chef Africa photo gallery documents the Dinner by Heston Blumenthal head chef's visit to Kenya where he was the guest of Joyce Kadenge

Chef Africa: Ashley Palmer-Watts's Kenyan photo gallery

By Peter Ruddick

In his Chef Africa challenge, Ashley Palmer Watts, The Fat Duck group executive chef and head chef at Dinner by Heston Blumenthal, swapped his Knightsbridge kitchen for a hotter, smokier one in a Kenyan mud hut - check out the photos from his trip in...

Ashley Palmer-Watts's African Diary will detail his trip to Kenya representing the hospitality industry as the chef attempts to help the Farm Africa charity which supports fish farmers in their aim of becoming self-sufficient

Chef Africa: Ashley Palmer-Watts's African Diary

By Peter Ruddick and Ashley Palmer-Watts

While Ashley Palmer-Watts travels to Kenya to represent the hospitality industry on a Farm Africa challenge you can follow his progress here as he updates this blog with thoughts, reactions, photos and video.