Young Highbridge chef honoured at business awards ceremony
Highbridge Chef Brad Edrich has been honoured at Weston College's
Excellence in Business Training Awards 2012, celebrating businesses
Edrich, 17, of Bristol Road, Highbridge received the Hospitality
Learner of the Year Award and overall Principal Awards Learner
of the Year.
apprentice at Clavelshay Barn Restaurant in North Petherton near
Bridgwater has become so proficient he is virtually running starter
and dessert sections.
employer, Sue Milverton, said: "Brad came in October last
year and he is enthusiastic, hard working and always on time.
Hes a brilliant apprentice who deserved to win."
added: "Ive wanted to be a Chef since I started cooking
with my Nana when I was six years old. One day I want my own restaurant."
College Principal and Chief Executive, Dr Paul Phillips OBE added:
"Brad convinced his prospective employer to give him a trial
and after his first day was offered the job of Apprentice Chef."
has come on in leaps and bounds and was nominated for these awards
because of his desire to learn and be the best."
Highbridge's Brad Edrich with Sue Milverton from Clavelshay Barn