Celebrity chef will judge mayor’s charity bake-off competition

Damian Wawrzyniak

Damian Wawrzyniak - Credit: Archant

Celebrity chef Damian Wawrzyniak will be demonstrating and judging at a charity bake off competition being held in St Neots on February 18.

The consultant chef won the hearts of millions of viewers when he appeared on the Mary Berry Easter Feast last year. He has also appeared on other cookery shows since then and is currently working on his new book entitled I am a Cook, which will be available later this year.

Local cake decorating supplier Sugar Daddys will also be at The Mayor of St Neots Charity Bake Off event, which is being held at the Priory Centre, providing free cake decorating sessions. The Tesco community team will also attend with its Farm to Fork stand.

St Neots mayor, Councillor Derek Giles, will attend the bake-off session which is being held to raise money for his charity fund.

The competition is open to people of all ages and there are there are 10 categories to enter, with several prizes, including a prize baker award.

The event runs from 11am till 3pm and the judging takes place at 1pm. Entry is £1 and free for children. There will also be home-made cakes and refreshments and a raffle.