The Kitchen Cabinet Is Coming To Cambridge

Be part of the audience! – If there’s anything you ever wanted to know about food or cooking but didn’t know who to ask, read on…

Come and be part of the audience for The Kitchen Cabinet, BBC Radio 4’s culinary panel programme. Hosted by Jay Rayner the show is witty, fast-moving, and irreverent, but packed full of information that may well change the way you think about cooking. You’ll have the opportunity to put your questions on anything and everything to do with food and drink to a panel of experts, and enjoy plenty of good-humoured conversatio


n about cooking and eating.

We are recording a programme at the Riley Auditorium, Gillespie Centre, Clare College, Cambridge, CB3 9AJ on Saturday 5th January 2013 and tickets are free.

Hosted by Jay Rayner, among the panel will be:

  • Angela Hartnett – renowned Michelin star chef who became known for her work with Gordon Ramsey, Angela is also an acclaimed food writer and broadcaster
  • Dr Annie Gray – food historian specialising in Georgian and Victorian dining
  • Tim Hayward – acclaimed food critic, writer, and broadcaster
  • Tim Anderson – 2011 Masterchef winner, Tim has a keen interest in food-science and a wide culinary knowledge based on his own food-tourism

TICKETS ARE FREE, with limited availability.

The quickest way to apply for tickets is by clicking HERE. Or by going to, but you need to search for the event.

Or by searching for ‘BBC Tickets’ in your search engine.

Doors open at 15.00. The event will be finished around 17.00.

Listen out for The Kitchen Cabinet on BBC Radio 4 on Tuesday afternoons at 3 pm.

You can also listen again to all previous episodes by heading to the BBC Radio 4 website and clicking through to the programme page:

Please note that tickets do not guarantee entry. The event will operate on a first-come-first-served basis, so please arrive in good time to avoid disappointment. It is the responsibility of the individual to arrange travel to and from the venue where the programme recording is taking place, and neither the BBC nor Somethin’ Else (the production company) will be held responsible for this.

An opportunity not to be missed for Foodies in Cambridge. Looking forward to meeting on the 5th of January at the Kitchen Cabinet at Clare’s College!

Toast the New Year

Come and join us for drinks afterwards to toast the New Year at Baroosh from 5.30pm.




Gerla de Boer

Gerla de Boer is the founder of the award-winning Cambridge Food Tour in Cambridge, UK. She is a globetrotter foodie and always keen to get under the skin of a city or country she visits. She likes to get off the beaten track to get to know the latest food, fine local produce, visit their local markets and check out the hot places to eat in town. These experiences she takes back to Cambridge to create amazing food tours and events. Connect with Gerla on Facebook | Twitter | Instagram