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POWER LIST 2018, KITCHEN INNOVATORS: Ross Pike, Chef Director, Oakman Inns

Oakman Inns’ core estate continues to respond to the huge efforts it is putting into evolving its offer and engaging its people, with its last five major projects delivering in excess of their investment targets. The principal highlight this year has been the eventual opening of The Royal Foresters, which had been delayed by last

£10m investment sees re-opening of Oakman Inns’ latest pub

The Royal Foresters in Ascot has been officially re-opened following a £10m investment from independent pub group, Oakman Inns. The fully-restored restaurant has an open theatre-style kitchen where guests can watch head chef, Lee McMullen, create both traditional British and Mediterranean-inspired dishes with a focus on fresh and seasonal ingredients. The re-opening of the 140-year

EXCLUSIVE: Jestic brings clarity to solid fuel kitchen debate

Jestic Foodservice Equipment is set to add a condensed DW172 masterclass into its free ‘Passion for Grilling’ event on Wednesday July 11 in a bid to provide clarity around the requirements of solid fuel cooking equipment. The topic of solid fuel was a prominent theme at the Commercial Kitchen show in Birmingham this week, with

Snow joke for Oakman Inns as adverse weather costs business £100,000

The heavy snowfall that blanketed much of the UK last month left a £100,000 hole in Oakman Inns’ anticipated sales figures, the company’s CEO has revealed. Commenting today on the pub and restaurant chain’s performance over the four-week Christmas trading period, Peter Borg-Neal admitted that its numbers during the first week and early part of