Our professional cookery and hospitality students get the best experience

Find out about the exciting activities our hospitality and professional cookery students take part in whilst studying at New College Durham.

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Durham Gin Demonstration

Durham Gin Demonstration

In preparation for the Lumiere launch event, our hospitality and catering students were involved in a cocktail training session.

Age UK

Come Eat Together

Our Professional Cookery and Hospitality students have been involved in an award winning project for Age UK. 

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Cooking up awards at the NECTA competition

Catering and Hospitality students celebrated after cooking up a storm with 13 awards at the NECTA competition.

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New College Durham to host National Culinary Challenge

New College Durham is proud to be hosting the MajorSeries Culinary Challenge, in conjunction with the Craft Guild of Chefs.

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Brewery visit

Our Hospitality students had the chance to experience a brewery tour.

World Skills - Gemma & Ryan

Best in the country!

New College Durham students are celebrating after excelling at the prestigious World Skills UK finals.  

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Christmas at Le Nouveau

Every year Le Nouveau restaurant offer Christmas lunches throughout December.

Minister visit

Ministerial visit

Our students prepared and served a fantastic lunch for the Minister for Skills and Apprenticeships.

Christmas Lumch

Christmas Lunch 2016

Our Professional Cookery and Hospitality students prepared and served Christmas lunch for over 900 people. 

Major Series National Culinary Challenge 2015

Trainee chefs get a taste of success

Our catering students won four gold medals as some of the region’s best young chefs battled it out in a culinary challenge.

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Working with local business women

Enterprising Women choose Le Nouveau Restaurant for their networking event.

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Global Care charity dinner

Professional Cookery and Hospitality students delivered a charity night to raise funds for Global Care.