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Who are the Craft Guild of Chefs

Established in 1965 as a Guild of the Cookery and Food Association, the Craft Guild of Chefs has developed into the leading Chefs’ Association in the UK and has many members worldwide. 
Our members come from all aspects of the foodservice and hospitality sectors working in a wide variety of positions from students and trainees to top management. No other association boasts such a broad and experienced membership.

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11th May 2021
By: Edward Waddell

YCYW 2020 competition unveils 25 finalists

The live final will take place in May 2021 in four London venues to discover the best young chef and young waiter in the UK and China/South East Asia. The 25 finalists were chosen by UK head chef...
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07th May 2021

CH&CO supports ‘Springboard to 2022’ programme

By: Edward Waddell
‘Springboard 2022’ is aiming to reverse hospitality’s skills deficit and staffing crisis, which has been exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic. The project is trying to get 10,0000 young people trained...