Longfield student wins Rotary Young Chef Competition

Jamie Monaghan from Dartford, a student at Longfield Academy, has won the Young Chef Competition organised by Rotary District 1120, Kent, East Sussex and South London.

The winner’s certificate was presented by the District Governor, Peter West.

The competition involved planning a 3 course meal for 2 persons and preparing, cooking and presenting it within 2 hours. Jamie was cool and confident amongst his young challengers.
Jamie’s table ready for the judges.


Jamie now will now go through to the Regional Competition, on 25 March at Licensed Victuallers School, Ascot.

(Photographs by Chas Bedford LRPS and Josie Morgan)

Jamie was sponsored by the Rotary Club of Darent Valley, Secretary Stewart Grainger, ssgrainger@btinternet.com