Catering & Hospitality

Category Archives: Catering & Hospitality

Catering students get a flavour for Hong Kong

Wing Yip by Lakaiya
Posted: Fri 21st October 2016

Bournville College catering students enjoyed a visit from the UK’s leading oriental grocer Wing Yip earlier this month. Students on Professional Cookery courses were challenged to try something new, learning the talent of oriental cooking by Wing Yip director Brian Yip. Brian stated “It’s a great opportunity to challenge perceptions of oriental cooking – with […]

Students succeed in Marco Pierre White restaurant’s birthday cake challenge

Posted: Mon 7th December 2015

Students at Bournville College have presented a Skyline Cake of Birmingham to Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar and Grill to celebrate the restaurants’ fourth birthday. The cakes were judged by MPW’s head chef Christopher Haynes, ex-Great British Bake Off contestant Ali Imdad and Birmingham based restaurant and food critic Paul Fulford.

Birmingham skyline cake for Marco Pierre White Steak Bar and Grill’s 4th birthday celebration

Posted: Tue 1st December 2015

A group of catering students at Bournville College are taking on the challenge of designing a birthday cake with a Birmingham twist for Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar and Grill, Birmingham’s fourth birthday. The students will be designing a cake, which will include all of the local and iconic landmarks that make up the Birmingham Skyline and have to use all of their baking and catering knowledge in order to achieve it.

Marco Pierre White inspiring students with a live cooking tutorial and taster of his food

Posted: Thu 19th November 2015

Travel and Tourism students at Bournville College were thrilled as they had the opportunity to meet Marco Pierre White at his iconic Steakhouse Bar and Grill restaurant at the Cube and sample some of his cooking, with a live demonstration.

GB athletics legend gives inspirational talk

Posted: Tue 1st April 2014

Great British athletics legend Steve Cram MBE gave a talk to inspire Career Academy students…

Bournville College helps cater for next generation of Army soldiers

Posted: Thu 6th February 2014

Bournville College partnered with The British Army to give students the opportunity…

Bournville College wins Santander Career Academy of the Year Award

Posted: Fri 10th May 2013

Bournville College has won a national search to find the college that offers the best work experience programme

James Martin judges a competition at Bournville College

Posted: Tue 15th January 2013

Bournville College recently held a regional heat of the Make it with Mince Challenge in Urban Flavours.

Cooking for success

Posted: Thu 31st March 2011

A group of pupils from Bournville School took part in a real culinary experience in Bournville College’s Terrace Restaurant. Year 11 Pupils who attend Bournville College one day per week to study the Introduction to the Hospitality Industry course, prepared, cooked and served a special menu for their friends and families to celebrate their newly acquired gastronomic skills.