Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 17°C

min temp: 9°C

ESTD 1874 Search

WIN A NEW HYUNDAI i10 - See the EADT on June 8 for full details

Bury St Edmunds: Top chef Aldo Zilli to star at town festival

17:58 12 February 2013

Bid4Bury has just confirmed Aldo Zilli as the celebrity chef for the Food and Drink festival in the town centre on the August bank holiday weekend.

Bid4Bury has just confirmed Aldo Zilli as the celebrity chef for the Food and Drink festival in the town centre on the August bank holiday weekend.

CELEBRITY chef Aldo Zilli will take to the stage at the Bury St Edmunds Food and Drink festival this summer as one of the headline acts of the two day bank holiday event.

shares

The Italian-born chef who made his name on the restaurant scene in Soho will top the bill on Monday. August 26, at the event organised by the town centre business improvement group Bid4Bury.

Chief executive of Bid4Bury Mark Cordell said: “I’m delighted that Aldo Zilli has agreed to come to Bury St Edmunds and he’s promising a great show in our Aga Rangemaster Theatre Kitchen.

“This year will build on the success of our inaugural festival last summer and we’re looking forward to welcoming foodies from all over Suffolk and beyond.

“Bury St Edmunds has a growing and vibrant restaurant scene and this event is an opportunity to showcase just how much is on offer here.”

Aldo Zilli is a specialist in Italian, vegetarian and seafood cuisine.

He ran restaurants in London for more than 15 years, has written 10 books and has appeared on countless TV and radio shows as well writing magazine and newspaper columns.

The festival will run from Sunday to Monday, August 25 and 26, and as well as the shows in the theatre kitchen it will feature a wide range of local produce stalls and attractions including a chilli festival and a farmers’ market.

For more information visit www.burystedmundsfestivals.com

shares

0 comments

Emergency services at the scene of an accident near Beyton

Emergency services are at the scene of a serious accident on the A14.

Set up of the 2015 Suffolk Show at Trinity Park, Ipswich 
Wild Earthworks, Julius McCann-King and Bean the dog

People planning to enjoy the Suffolk Show have just hours to buy discounted tickets online.

The BP petrol station eastbound on the A14

The male driver of a car which crashed into a petrol station has escaped uninjured.

Set up of the 2015 Suffolk Show at Trinity Park, Ipswich

See live posts from the showground as exhibitors and stewards prepare for the opening of the Suffolk Show.

A couple from Rayne are making a police appeal on Crimewatch. Picture: Ian Burt

Detectives investigating an aggravated burglary in which a couple were threatened with a knife will be appearing on Crimewatch tonight to make a renewed appeal for information.

From wild swimming to exploring parks in lunch breaks, it's time adults reconnected with nature

It’s about time we realised that making time for nature is good for us and our planet

Traffic could build up on the A14

Police are reminding drivers they may need to allow extra time for their journey over the next couple of days as the Suffolk Show takes place at Trinity Park.

The countdown to the Suffolk Show is on

Visitors to the Suffolk Show are set for fine and dry weather tomorrow.

Delays were caused when a car overturned on the A14 earlier

A car overturned on the A14 causing delays for motorists heading towards Newmarket.

The scene at Uncle Sam's American Circus in Chantry Park after the incident

An investigation has today been launched after two circus performers were injured when a motorcycle stunt went wrong during a performance in Chantry Park, Ipswich.

Most read

Most commented

Topic pages