Electrolux Chef Academy winners Viktorija Bernataviciute, Jonah Keller and Giuseppe Giorgio Finocchio with Jonray and Peter Sanchez-Iglesias

Electrolux reveals Chef Academy winners

By Emma Eversham

Electrolux has named the three young chefs who have won placements in Michelin-starred kitchens through its Chef Academy following the competition's final earlier this week. 

Andreas Antona, owner of Simpsons and a long-term supporter of the Bocuse d'Or

Andreas Antona: Pearls of Wisdom

By William Drew

The chef opened Simpsons in Kenilworth, Warwickshire, more than 20 years ago, relocating the Michelin-starred favourite to Birmingham in 2004. Recently, Antona was instrumental in his head chef Adam Bennett’s successful fourth-place performance at the...

The Electrolux Chef Academy finalists

Seven chefs picked for Electrolux Chef Academy competition final

By Emma Eversham

Seven young chefs have been chosen to compete in the Electrolux Chef Academy final for the chance of winning one of three 12 month work placements with Michelin-starred chefs Simon Hulstone, Tom Kitchin and Peter and Jonray Sanchez. 

Alain Ducasse, whose career spans 30 years, was awarded the Diner's Club World's 50 Best Restaurants 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award

Alain Ducasse: Pearls of Wisdom

By William Drew

The French chef, 56, operates restaurants all around the world, including a trio of three-Michelin-starred establishments. He has just received the Lifetime Achievement Award at The World’s 50 Best Restaurants.

Calcutta, London and now New York. Vivek Singh, who came to the UK in 2001, says New York could be in line for a Cinnamon Club next year.

Vivek Singh: Pearls of Wisdom

By William Drew & Peter Ruddick

The executive chef and chief executive of The Cinnamon Club on expanding the London-based group, reinventing Indian cuisine and hitting the Big Apple. 

The eight finalists competing for the National Chef of the Year 2012 title organised by the Craft Guild of Chefs have been revealed

National Chef of the Year 2012: Eight finalists revealed

By Peter Ruddick

The eight chefs through to the final of the 2012 National Chef of the Year (NCOTY) competition have been revealed with last year's runner up and third placed chef back in the running for the accolade which will be awarded at The Restaurant Show in...

The 20 chefs at this year's Who's Cooking Dinner event raised £330k for leukaemia chairt Leuka

Who's Cooking Dinner? chefs raise £330k for leukaemia charity

By Peter Ruddick

Tom Aikens, Ashley Palmer-Watts, Bruno Loubet and Jason Atherton were among 20 Michelin-starred chefs who raised £330k for leukaemia charity Leuka in this year's Who's Cooking Dinner? event at the Four Seasons, Park Lane.