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Are you the Young Chef & Butcher of the Year?

Date Published: 18/02/2009

BBC Three is at it again; cooking, awarding, er, butchering… (you know, the usual). Apparently they’re looking for the “most talented young talent”, just in case that wasn’t clear.

Here’s the letter we had from them. Does this describe you?

I hope you don’t mind me contacting you but we have a very exciting new BBC Three programme going into production that we thought you might be interested in hearing about! The search is on for the YOUNG CHEF & BUTCHER OF THE YEAR –and we are scouring the UK for the most talented young talent, all for a fantastic new TV series due to air summer 2009.

Attached is the official press release for the programme, with a bit more detail. We are hoping to get the news out to as many budding young talents, aged between 16-25, as soon as possible since our application closing deadline is fast approaching on 6th of March 2009. Applicants can register their interest at

We are wondered if you might be able to forward this message onto anyone who might have what it takes to be the Young Chef & Butcher of the Year! If you have any other suggestions for how we best reach as many young talents as possible, it would be gratefully received! We want as many people as possible to apply for this incredible opportunity.

Best Wishes,