Katie’s catering memories include a garden party at Sandringham making over 1000’s scones for the Queen. She also went to Paris during her course learning about different styles and cultures within the world of catering and hasn’t stopped aiming high and achieving since!
Two short stories from Luke and Kate, who both studied Hospitality & Catering at City College Norwich in recent years. They both have fond memories of their time at College and particularly praise their tutors and standard of education.
Wendy, Dan and Andy all had a story to tell about the Hospitality and Catering at City College Norwich, spanning the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and 00’s. They’ve all followed different paths but all tell of a similar story about the great foundations given to them at college which has seen them do well in the trade!
Paul Ward and his colleague Ian Middleton arranged the first cultural exchange trip for Hospitality and Catering students at City College Norwich which became an annual event for a further 15 years. Students experienced life in France, a bit of a culture shock but there was the highlight of Champagne receptions at the Town Hall!
Louise Walker (nee Choules) studied OND Hotel Management & Catering and HCIMA, 1975-79. Louise writes:
Southwell Lodge: first time living away from home
I have very fond memories of being at college. After two years of OND I got
Jean Dale (nee Beales) studied cookery at the college in 1952-53.
Here Jean recounts her memories of her time at the college, at a time when post-war scarcity still affected the availability of certain produce. She tells the story of