‘The Big Feed’ at Banbury Academy – Sunday 24th September 2017

If you like food demonstrations, fancy a FREE lunch or just like the idea of a FREE chocolate tasting, then you might want to pop along to ‘The Big Feed’ at Banbury Academy, Ruskin Road, on Sunday 24th September, between 11:00am-4:00pm.

The Timetable
11.00am – Free tea, coffee, muffins, squash – play VR Virtual Reality Fruit Ninja!
11.15am – Food demo 1: Yolanda Tapping talks about how to prepare a delicious Malaysian dish
11.45am – Will you take the Creative Recipe Challenge?
12.00pm – Food demo 2: Azmat Khaliq shows different ways to prepare tasty Pakistani-style bhajis
12.30pm – Riki Therivel introduces the idea of a community fridge for Banbury
12.45pm – Free lunch, including Indian, Polish, Malaysian & Mexican dishes
1.30pm – Business panel discussion on Banbury’s food industries, with Veronica Dwirah from Roni’s Jams, John Butcher of Newlyweds Foods, Mike Hirons of Produce Warriors, and Amy Lance of HelloFresh
2.00pm – Food stories – a chat with local food heroes Silvia Alvarado and the legendary Paddy of Buzzy Beans Coffee
2.30pm – Emma Boisselle explains what she does as Community Champion for Morrisons supermarket in Banbury
2.40pm – Feed Your Mind – panel discussion on food and community in Banbury, with Cherwell councillor Sean Woodcock, Sarah Williams from the food bank, Balbir Dhesi, president of Banbury’s Sikh gurdwara, Valerie Richards of Banbury Food for Charities, and consumer food waste expert Helen White
3.30pm – Food demo 3: free chocolate tasting & fascinating insights into the science of chocolate-making from Banbury’s Barry Callebaut chocolate factory. Don’t miss the chocolate fountains!
4.00pm – Who wins the Creative Recipe Challenge?