It was a full house at Catering & Hospitality Annual Student Awards Show in the Mallinson Restaurant. The Principal, Chef Alyn Williams along with some past students were guests at the event.
The show opened with The Principal praising the hard work and dedication of the Catering students as well as the staff, who had organised the event.
Past student and Michelin Star Chef, Alyn Williams gave some words of advice to the students and emphasised the need for dedication, hard work, but most of all passion. He shared a brief background of his career, from humble beginnings to owning a five-star restaurant in Mayfair. He inspired the students to keep up with hard work and strive to complete their studies.
Other past students such as John Modeste, Sous Chef at Searcys Tansley and Lewis Bannaman, who is currently working at Wembley Arsenal Stadium Conference Room, presented the awards to the students.
The awardees of the night were:
Juan Esteban Tama Santacruz
Christina Ayinke Omideyi
All photos are available to view on our Facebook page
At the end of the evening, students laid out a spread of canapés and drinks that they had prepared for the guests. Guests mingled and offered their congratulations.
The awards evening was a great success filled with inspiration, laughter and achievement. A big thank you to all our sponsors and business associates for your kind donation towards the awards prizes.