November 30, 2012
Leading children's charity, the NSPCC, has today launched a new partnership with
Great British Chefs
- the award-winning digital business that showcases recipes, how-to videos, tips and tricks from over 70 of the best chefs across
The partnership will kick off in style with a dinner taking place on 3 December at The Banqueting House,
where four of the finest young chefs in
will cook for an array of high-profile guests.
will each produce a mouthwatering course for the banquet which will raise vital funds for ChildLine, the UK's free, confidential 24-hour helpline and online service for vulnerable children and young people provided by the NSPCC.
Speaking about the partnership, CEO of Great British Chefs,
, said: "It's tremendously exciting to be part of this wonderful fundraising event. The chefs cooking on the night are known for producing some of the most innovative and talked about food in
and we hope that we'll raise a significant amount to help ChildLine continue its vital work."
, said: "We're delighted to be working with Ollie and the team at Great British Chefs to help raise vital funds for our work protecting vulnerable children and young people across the UK. It's fantastic to see these world class chefs from every corner of Britain coming together in support of the NSPCC and ChildLine, and I look forward to seeing how our exciting partnership develops."
Notes to Editors:
About the NSPCC
The NSPCC is the UK's leading children's charity specialising in child protection. Our vision is to end cruelty to children in the UK and we make a difference for all children by standing up for their rights, listening to them, helping them when they need us and by making them safe. The NSPCC runs projects and services across the
to help vulnerable children. We also provide ChildLine, the UK's free, confidential 24-hour helpline and online service for children and young people and a helpline for adults who are worried about a child or want advice.
If you have concerns about a child or young person, you can call the NSPCC on 0808-800-5000, text 88858 or visit
Children and young people can contact ChildLine on 0800 1111 or visit
About Great British Chefs