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1 - 4 August 2019

The National Trust Farmyard Cookery Theatre

The National Trust Farmyard Cookery Theatre

Hone your skills and join the National Trust in this exciting theatre where you can see live demonstrations from some of the country’s best-loved chefs.

Pick up hints and tips from the experts on how to make the most of quality meat, seasonal fruit and veg and dairy – and discover how to bake the perfect loaves and cakes.

This theatre runs on a first-come, first-served basis and cannot be booked. See below for the full timetable.

The National Trust Farmyard Cookery Theatre

Thursday 1st August 2019

10:45-11:30

Bread Making with Marcus Bean

12:00-12:45

Sensationally Seasonal with Melissa Hemsley

13:15-14:00

Brilliant Baking with Holly Bell

14:30-15:15

Cooking with Meat with Marcus Bean

15:45-16:30

Afternoon Teatime Treats with Richard McGeown

17:00-17:45

Free From Gluten with Marcus Bean

Friday 2nd August 2019

10:45-11:30

Bread Making with Tom Herbert

12:00-12:45

Sensationally Seasonal Marcus Bean

13:15-14:00

Brilliant Baking with Holly Bell

14:30-15:15

Cooking with Meat with Henry Herbert

15:45-16:30

Afternoon Teatime Treats with Marcus Bean

17:00-17:45

Free From Gluten with Tom and Henry Herbert

17:45-18:15

Charlotte Smith presents this years Fine Farm Produce Awards 

Saturday 3rd August 2019

10:45-11:30

Bread Making with Marcus Bean

12:00-12:45

Sensationally Seasonal with Saliha Mahmood Ahmed

13:15-14:00

Brilliant Baking with Richard McGeown

14:30-15:15

Cooking with Meat with Saliha Mahmood Ahmed

15:45-16:30

Afternoon Teatime Treats with Marcus Bean

17:00-17:45

Free From Gluten with Clive Goudercourt

Sunday 4th August 2019

10:45-11:30

Sensationally Seasonal with Gill Meller

12:00-12:45

Bread Making with Marcus Bean

13:15-14:00

Brilliant Baking with Martha Collison

14:30-15:15

Cooking with Meat with Gill Meller

15:45-16:30

Afternoon Teatime Treats with Martha Collison

17:00-17:45

Free From Gluten with Marcus Bean

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The National Trust is the country’s largest conservation charity and it looks after many extraordinary places and landscapes, hundreds of miles of coastline, countryside, rivers and woodland across England, Wales and Northern Ireland.  

The charity has been going for nearly 125 years and has always cared passionately about the importance of green spaces and countryside and the joy they can bring to people. It aims to create a healthier, more beautiful natural environment that is rich in wildlife, good for people, and offers visitors extraordinary experiences in nature.

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