Community Fridge now open

St Luke’s Community Fridge was opened in July 2017, a place where surplus food from local businesses gets distributed to people in the local community who need it. It is part of a nationwide scheme to re-distribute surplus food supported … Continued

An interview with Mark Breen – community teacher and chef did you get involved with Central Street Cookery School? I’ve worked with Central Street Cookery School for nearly two years. I run a catering and private chef service, but I have always been really keen to teach and share … Continued

St Luke’s Summer Camp and a Raspberry Tart

St Luke’s Summer Camp We are very excited to invite local children to our first St Luke’s Summer Camp where your people ages 8 – 16 years old can join us for a morning of cooking fun with lunch, followed … Continued

The cookery school is 5 years old and we are celebrating!

This June the cookery school will be 5 years old and to celebrate such an occasion we have teamed up with our buddies from Growing Connections and with the Jo Cox Foundation to host a big party at the back … Continued

Meaningful shopping: How your special party helps us improve health and social conditions.

  Sounds weird? How a party can contribute to the wellbeing of others?  Well if you are thinking of having a birthday party, a hen party or if your firm is thinking of doing a team building activity, you can … Continued

Natural Easter egg decorating

For April our cookery school is offering a delicious Easter menu of activities.  For children we are offering four dates where they can come and keep busy by doing some cooking during the Easter break.  We will include an Easter … Continued

International Women’s Day

March is full of nice cookery activities for all at Central Street Cookery School.  This month we will be offering a special women only class to celebrate International Women’s Day with chef Karime who is a lot of fun.  We … Continued

February activities and Marvellous Marmalade Making

This month we have a record breaking number of low cost activities for local people of all ages.  Here is a taster of what we have on offer for February. If you are over 55 and a member of St … Continued

Seasons Greetings, Stats and Pandoro

Seasons Greetings to all people and a massive thank you to all of you who contributed to make of the cookery school yet another success this year.   In 2016 we provided with 163 community cookery classes and activities and … Continued

Family Cookery Classes now also on Mondays!

Due to the popularity of our family cooking sessions on Wednesdays, we have decided to extend our classes to Mondays. Starting on 7th of November at 4 – 6pm.  Cost is only 50p per person and it is available to … Continued

October – pumpkins and pepitas

The month of October smells of Autumn, of harvest and of course of pumpkins! There is a lot more to do with a pumpkin than to make a smiley head, so for those who will be buying a pumpkin for … Continued

Back to school! That is, cooking school…

September is almost upon us (although it doesn’t feel like it in this August heatwave)! Some of you may not be looking forward to going back to work or school, but Central Street Cookery School have got some fantastic classes … Continued