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Challenge Diary

It’s Back and Open For Entries

It’s official: the Country Range Student Chef Challenge is back and registration is now open for the latest batch of talented trainee chefs to truly test themselves and compete for glory at the Live Final in March 2022.    The prestigious challenge, which has been...

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Robbie Phillips – Lecturer

With the Country Range Student Chef Challenge back in 2022, we spoke to Robbie Phillips, twice winning lecturer from City of Glasgow College, ahead of the official launch in September. How was the last 18 months different from previous years in your role? “My last...

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A Confidence Boost Like No Other

For 23-year-old chef Emily Bucknall, testing herself in cookery competitions at college was instrumental in giving her the confidence to push herself and succeed in the hospitality industry.  Emily was part of a trio of talented cooks from Loughborough College...

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