Steven Ellis worked at some of the country's top Michelin-starred restaurants before opening Windsor gastropub the Oxford Blue. He tells Daniel Woolfson why he fell in love with the pub trade
09-Jan-2017 - High-end Indian chef Atul Kochhar has announced the opening of his first British eatery at a Buckinghamshire inn.
09-Jan-2017 - The Scotch Egg Challenge 2017 will see chefs fight it out for the top accolade during an event on Wednesday, 8 February.
05-Jan-2017 - Chefs from across Fuller's' managed houses faced off in a culinary showdown to decide the winners of the company's annual Chefs' Guild competition.
05-Jan-2017 - A chef who worked at some of the country’s top eateries has opened his new gastropub to the public after a year-long refurbishment.
18-Nov-2016 - Pubs need to take better care of their chefs and give them a better work-life balance, a leading recruitment agency has claimed.
15-Nov-2016 - Recruitment agencies will struggle greatly to meet demand for chefs from pubs and restaurants this Christmas, the Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) has warned.
14-Nov-2016 - A chef who worked at some of the country’s top Michelin-starred restaurants will showcase his cooking at BrewDog’s Cardiff bar next year.
28-Oct-2016 - A self-proclaimed “proper London boozer” has been named Pub of the Year by the prestigious Michelin guide.
24-Oct-2016 - Michelin star-winning chef Josh Eggleton has taken over a new pub in Bristol with the former director of Butcombe Brewery, Guy Newell.
13-Oct-2016 - North-west-based Living Ventures has teamed up with The City of Liverpool College to launch its Chef Academy in a bid to help tackle the chefs shortage.
07-Oct-2016 - Serial restaurateurs the Galvin brothers have announced their second pub will open in Essex next month.
27-Sep-2016 - The chef who ran the kitchen at now-closed London gastropub the Truscott Arms has announced his return to the pub trade.
22-Sep-2016 - Double Michelin-starred pub chef Tom Kerridge has announced plans to host a one-off supper club at a Hampshire gastropub.
21-Sep-2016 - A chef who pulled a man’s trousers down in the beer garden of a Yorkshire pub has been ordered to sign the sex offenders’ register.
14-Sep-2016 - An Admiral Taverns licensee will compete against rivals from across the world after being named the winner of the UK Chilli Cook-Off championship.
07-Sep-2016 - Eight months ago, 2016’s top 50 gastropubs were named, followed by a whirlwind of national press coverage. Plans for 2017’s event are under way and it’s shaping up to be...
30-Aug-2016 - "A gluten-free salad?" the head chef roars.
03-Aug-2016 - A drunk pub chef brandished a knife at a car and was tasered by firearms police, a court was told.
25-Jul-2016 - "Don't put that tomato in the deep fryer," I urge myself. "You know exactly what will happen."
18-Jul-2016 - Tom Kerridge is reportedly in talks to take over another pub in Marlow - his third in the town.
13-Jul-2016 - High-profile chef Nuno Mendes is set to cook a five-course meal based on Fergus Henderson’s revered British cookbook Nose to Tail Eating at Hackney pub the Marksman later this month. ...
13-Jun-2016 - Mitchells & Butlers (M&B) brand Premium Country Pubs has crowned the winner of its 'Chef Inspiration' contest.
10-Jun-2016 - Pubs are finding it harder to recruit skilled chefs despite significant positive action by large segments of the trade during the past year, a leading pub chef has warned.
06-Jun-2016 - Several UK pub chefs are set to compete in this year’s edition of BBC 2’s popular cooking show Great British Menu.