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Newham College unveils cutting-edge kitchen after £340,000 revamp

PUBLISHED: 12:06 12 September 2018 | UPDATED: 12:06 12 September 2018

Newham College principal Paul Stephen (left) with executive director Angela Mitten in the new training kitchen. Picture: Newham College

Newham College principal Paul Stephen (left) with executive director Angela Mitten in the new training kitchen. Picture: Newham College

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Ready, steady, cook — Newham College has unveiled its new catering classrooms after a £340,000 revamp.

Students at the college’s East Ham campus in High Street South can now work with cutting-edge culinary tech in the state-of-the-art kitchens.

“The new training facilities will really give our students a chance to work with excellent facilities, before they start gaining experience within the modern sector,” said principal and chief executive Paul Stephen.

“They will become familiar with equipment that is just as good as what they can look forward to working with as qualified professionals.”

In recent years, hospitality and catering graduates have worked with AA Rosette-winning restaurants and had their dishes featured on the menu of Cafe Football, Stratford, according to the college.

“New equipment will ensure that students have the most innovative resources to meet the needs of the skills sector,” added executive director for estates and operations Angela Mitten.

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