Valentina is a much loved and noted authority on Italian food, and has written over 40 books on Italian cookery, including the award winning Perfect Pasta and Pasta Galore. She appears regularly on television, and has had her own series on the BBC called Italian Regoinal Cookery.
Will is the author of three fantastic books, “Patisserie at home”, Chocolate at home” and “Afternoon tea at home”. He is also a Consultant Pastry Chef to Waitrose, Ambassador for global chocolate brand Cacao Barry, and presenter of live food shows and events including Cake International, The Restaurant Show and The Chocolate Show. Will has worked with top chefs such as Heston Blumenthal and Jamie Oliver, and his TV credits include Sunday Brunch, The Apprentice, Blue Peter and This Morning.
Vivien is in huge demand as a tutor at cookery schools, as a demonstrator at food events in the UK, and as a judge at international competitions. Whether as the ‘Jam Mistress’ or Vivien Lloyd, she has been featured in the Telegraph and the Mail on Sunday, on BBC1’s The One Show, the Radio 4 Food Programme and the Alan Titchmarsh Show on ITV. She has been interviewed on the Chris Evans Breakfast Show on Radio 2.