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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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Our ten finalists are London-bound!

Latest NewsTen Teams Progress to the Final of the Country Range Student Chef Challenge 2019/2020 The semi-finals for this year’s prestigious Country Range Student Chef Challenge, which is run in collaboration with the Craft Guild of Chefs, took place on Friday 24th...

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The semi-finalists are revealed!

The Semi-finalists are revealed!   Following a very competitive paper judging stage, 14 college teams have been announced as semi-finalists for the Country Range Student Chef Challenge 2019/2020, chaired by Head Judge Chris Basten. The 14 successful teams taking...

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The 2019/2020 Challenge is now open for entries!

The chair of judges for the Country Range Student Chef Challenge has announced the criteria for the 2019/2020 competition. Considered as one of the premier competitions on the catering student calendar, the Challenge will target...

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2018/2019 Challenge Deadline Extended – 18th December

Latest News Deadline Extension Announced for Country Range Student Chef Challenge Catering colleges and aspiring chefs across the UK are being urged to enter the Country Range Student Chef Challenge after the deadline was extended to December 18th to allow more time...

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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...

read more

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...

read more

Our ten finalists are London-bound!

Latest NewsTen Teams Progress to the Final of the Country Range Student Chef Challenge 2019/2020 The semi-finals for this year’s prestigious Country Range Student Chef Challenge, which is run in collaboration with the Craft Guild of Chefs, took place on Friday 24th...

read more

The semi-finalists are revealed!

The Semi-finalists are revealed!   Following a very competitive paper judging stage, 14 college teams have been announced as semi-finalists for the Country Range Student Chef Challenge 2019/2020, chaired by Head Judge Chris Basten. The 14 successful teams taking...

read more

The 2019/2020 Challenge is now open for entries!

The chair of judges for the Country Range Student Chef Challenge has announced the criteria for the 2019/2020 competition. Considered as one of the premier competitions on the catering student calendar, the Challenge will target...

read more

2018/2019 Challenge Deadline Extended – 18th December

Latest News Deadline Extension Announced for Country Range Student Chef Challenge Catering colleges and aspiring chefs across the UK are being urged to enter the Country Range Student Chef Challenge after the deadline was extended to December 18th to allow more time...

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