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20170629 Chef Dirty

Trial shifts – are they for exploitation or employment?

Claire Woodier asks whether trial shifts are a fair recruitment process, or a bit of...

Marco Pierre White Chef

Are women too emotional to work in kitchens?

We ask a few Manchester chefs to respond to Marco Pierre White’s latest comments

2019 09 04 Mfdf Jody Hartley

Manchester Food and Drink Festival 2019 – Everything you need to know

Full programme line-up includes special events, guest chefs and one-off dining spectaculars

2019 08 20 Freemasons Exterior

Chef Steven Smith to mark his tenth anniversary at The Freemasons at Wiswell

Neil Sowerby celebrates with a sleepover – and recommends you do the same

2019 07 15 Simon Henrock

Simon Rogan to launch a new restaurant

Henrock plans to open this October

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Tom Kerridge to open a restaurant in Manchester

Well-known, celebrated chef will team up with GG Hospitality

2019 04 05 Manchester Hall 1

Is this the longest serving chef in Manchester?

Meet Rob Travis, Manchester Hall’s executive chef

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"There are probably more women in the industry than we know about" - Lisa Goodwin-Allen, Northcote

Eighteen years after joining, Lisa Goodwin-Allen now has the top job at Michelin starred Northcote

Freemasons Wiswell

"We're trying to be the best pub in the world" - an interview with Steven Smith of the Freemasons

Recently voted the best restaurant in England, this Lancashire boozer has national foodies flocking

2019 02 24 Lowry Dave Ashton

Five star Lowry Hotel appoints new Executive Chef

This is part of a year of exciting developments for the highly acclaimed hotel

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"Locals were kicking off about the curtains" - interview with chef Tom Parker, White Swan at Fence

Kelly Bishop talks to the Michelin star winner about pissing off locals, his nan and...

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The coolest places to eat in Manchester

If being seen eating is your thing, be seen in one of these places...

Ivy Collection

14 new openings you might not know about (and some you probably do)

This time it's posh kebabs, Salford tapas and social darts

2018 09 19 Canto Exterior

Take a look inside - Canto Modern Portuguese restaurant, Ancoats

Sister restaurant to El Gato Negro opens this week with ex-Barrafina head chef at the...

Allotment Stockport Restaurant

The Allotment vegan restaurant to close...and move to the city centre

Stockport's loss is Manchester's gain as award-winning restaurant up sticks

2017 09 21 Andrew Green

Lowry executive chef leaves one hotel restaurant to open another

Andrew Green swaps The River for Mamucium - opening next to Victoria Station

2018 07 22 Manchester House Review Img 4039

'Confidence is flowing again’ - Manchester House, Spinningfields, reviewed

Gordo revisits Living Ventures’ flagship restaurant to suss out the new team

20180704 Aah Land Of Bamboo

Auction Against Hunger is coming to Manchester - but what is it?

Action Against Hunger's massive food and drink charity party heads to Upper Campfield Market in...

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