Don’t miss the Cookery Theatre located in Town Hall. A host of top guests will be joining us for the weekend! Limited places available
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APPEARING SATURDAY 13TH AT 11AM + 1.45PM
The father-of-two won over viewers with his kind nature and passion for food, and millions were amazed by the ‘make-my-heart-thump fantastic’ dishes he created in the final.
Since winning TV’s toughest cookery competition, the father-of-two has appeared at food festivals across the country, as well as getting ready to open his first restaurant PITCH in May. He is set to inspire crowds at the festival on the Saturday at 11am and 1.45pm. Tickets cost £5.
APPEARING SATURDAY 13TH AT 12.30PM + 3PM
As the 2017 winner of BBC Celebrity MasterChef and a mother of two young children, Angellica knows all about cooking tasty and nutritious meals the whole family will enjoy. Passionate about inspiring families to cook together and passing culinary skills down through the generations.
Angellica will be preparing dishes from her children’s recipe book, Fantastic Eats! & how to cook them, at 12.30pm and 3pm on the Saturday. Tickets cost £5 for adults and £3 for children. There are also a limited number of VIP tickets.
APPEARING SUNDAY 14TH AT 11AM + 2PM
Known for his extensive culinary knowledge and unapologetic sweet tooth, Gregg has co-presented BBC MasterChef since 2005. The programme’s success led to the equally popular spinoff shows Celebrity MasterChef and MasterChef: The Professionals.
Gregg will share some behind the scenes gossip while cooking up a variety of delicious dishes in Bishop Auckland Town Hall on Sunday, 14 April at 11am and 2pm. Tickets for the demonstration cost £8 or £15 for a VIP pass, which includes priority seating and a meet and greet opportunity.
APPEARING SUNDAY 14TH AT 12.30PM + 3.15PM
As well as being an award-winning actress best known for playing the much-loved character Fiz in Coronation Street, Jennie and her husband Chris run the successful Annies restaurant in Manchester, which offers a classic British menu in stylish surroundings.
Jennie, who regularly shares her favourite homemade comfort foods on ITV’s Lorraine, will demonstrate a selection of delicious dishes at the festival on the Sunday at 12.30pm and 3.15pm. Tickets cost £5. . There are also a limited number of VIP tickets priced at £10.