Husbandry School Visit October ’16

This week our level 5 diploma students attended The Husbandry School, Ashburton for one of their many enrichment days.  We sent along one of our office staff, armed with a notebook and camera.  This is what he reported… By the look of the long, steep country lane that our bus driver Ian had to navigate […]

Sharpham Estate Visit

Sharpham Estate is a local vineyard creating award-winning English wines.  They have their own creamery and make a range of highly rated Sharpham cheeses. Our Professional Culinary Diploma students are given a tour of the Sharpham Estate as part of their Wine Training module. Photos © Charlie Hoare      

Husbandry School Visit

The Husbandry School is a small farm only a couple of miles from Ashburton where Carole and Jonty Williams run courses in sustainable farming and land management skills, and rural skills and crafts from a stunning home farm that overlooks Dartmoor and South Devon.  They also grow some of the fantastic heritage vegetables and famous […]

Brixham Fish Market Visit

After a very early morning start our chef tutors take our Professional Culinary Diploma students to Brixham Fish Market, one of Britain’s busiest fishing ports, to see learn first hand how to identify the freshest catch of the day, and meet the people that work so hard to bring us the seafood we cook with. All Photos © Charlie Hoare