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Charitable donation for Christmas

Blackpool Gambia School Project

Like many businesses, we have taken the decision this year (as we did last year) to support a charity rather than send out Christmas cards. Our chosen charity is Blackpool Gambia School Project which was set up in 2003 to help deprived children in The Gambia with their education, Founder Gary Pretty explains:


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How well do you look after your visitors?

Isn’t it lovely when you arrive at a site or office and get warmly welcomed? At the very least, it’s nice to know you are expected and even better if you can give somebody an extra fuzzy feeling as well! Here are some examples of memorable occasions we’ve appreciated: Arriving at a client site after […]

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Efficiency in the kitchen

Efficient kitchen

At WilcoxBurchmore we have efficiency in mind when putting your kitchen design together. As any chef will tell you it’s no good having to walk around the kitchen, bumping into people to get from one piece of equipment to another. Everything needs to be on hand.

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Central Hall Westminster transformation is complete

Central Hall Wesley's Cafe

Wesley’s Cafe, located within Central Hall Westminster  London’s largest purpose built conference and events venue is now finished and we were delighted to be involved. Our brief was to redesign and refresh the old servery area, and update the freezer room and cold room in the kitchen.

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Introducing our new Sales Director, Rosie

Rosie Smith

Rosie Smith has been appointed Sales Director, having previously been Business Development Manager at kitchen maintenance company MCFT. Rosie said: “I am delighted to be joining Cathy and Michael for the next chapter in the WilcoxBurchmore journey. I have followed them with interest over the past 7 years and they have demonstrated an ability to […]

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Thank you to our generous suppliers

Donated pans

It’s wonderful to work with some generous organisations that support charitable initiatives we are involved with. This week is the annual ACE Ready Steady Cook competition which sees chefs from across the foodservice industry competing in a 30 minute cook off. During the evening, a raffle is held to raise money for ACE’s current charity, […]

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Happy work anniversary Andrea!

Our lovely admin Manager, Andrea, has been with us 2 years now and here’s a picture of her this morning! Originally from Germany, she has brought her son up to be bi-lingual as well as teaching him her other love – cooking. Andrea runs a successful small private catering company and the organisation skills needed […]

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Another fun evening with ACE

Cathy continues to be involved with ACE (Association of Catering Excellence) as a council member and this week saw the third ACE Robyns Award which took place on Sodexo’s Bateaux London. ACE members and guests enjoyed a leisurely cruise down the River Thames down to Greenwich and back, and we even floated past ACE Robyns […]

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A new style for Central Hall Westminster’s cafe

Wilcox Burchmore are delighted to have been chosen as the company entrusted to refurbish the café at the renowned Central Hall Westminster. Central Hall Westminster is central London’s largest conference and events venue.  Originally it opened in 1912 and was used as a public meeting space for the Methodist Church. Since then, it has hosted […]

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Are you coming to Commercial Kitchen Show?

Commercial Kitchen Show

Cathy is delighted to be speaking in a panel session at the Commercial Kitchen Show. ‘Big Questions for Kitchen Houses’ will be chaired by Clare Nicholls (Catering Insight) in the Keynote Theatre at NEC, Birmingham on Tuesday 5th June from 12.30 – 13.00. Do not miss this exclusive panel of some the country’s most influential kitchen […]

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