11th & 12th
July 2015

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Weymouth Harbour, 11th & 12th July 2015

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Stage Programme

Watch, Learn and Enjoy!

The provisional 2015 stage programme appears below. Clicking on some of the profile images below will display more information on those taking to the stage.

Please note this is subject to change, more details will be added as they become available.

Your MC for the weekend is Neil Phillips, AKA 'the Wine Tipster'!
SATURDAY 11th July PROGRAMME
10:30 WHELKCOME! The Great British Whelk is back with our very own Crab House Cafe favourite Chef Proprietor and Author, Nigel Bloxham
11:00 Experience Pommery Champagne with Pommery’s UK Commercial Director, Sara Hicks and chef proprietor of The Cruel Sea and Dorset Oysters – Pete Miles – also known from ITV’s ‘Harbour Lives’
12:00 Passionate about sustainability, the award winning Matt Budden, Executive Chef, Highcliff Grill cooks up a favourite seafood dish and shares his ‘Fish to Fork’ ethos.
13:00

Gill Meller, Group Head chef at Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's River Cottage HQ, author, teacher and TV presenter shells out his love of seafood

 
14:00 Experience Pommery Champagne with Pommery’s UK Commercial Director, Sara Hicks and chef proprietor of The Cruel Sea and Dorset Oysters – Pete Miles – also known from ITV’s ‘Harbour Lives’
15:00 Jack Stein, Executive Chef of the Stein family restaurants and Dave Giles head chef at Rick Stein Winchester bring us a special double act
16:00 Dorset’s much loved BBC’s Masterchef winner, Mat Follas, from The Casterbridge, Dorchester with our amazing local fishmonger- Innes - from Fish Box
17:00 The entertaining Fish Auction on behalf of the Fishermen’s Mission – with Fishmonger Nick Bryant and fundraiser, Guy Grimstone
SUNDAY 12th July PROGRAMME
11:00 WHELKCOME! Duncan and Sue from Passionate About Fish – ‘Ready Steady Fillet’ – in aid of the Fishermen’s Mission
11:30 Experience Pommery Champagne with Pommery’s UK Director, Sara Hicks and chef proprietor of The Cruel Sea and Dorset Oysters – Pete Miles – also known from ITV’s ‘Harbour Lives’
12:30 ‘Glam your clam’ with Chef Proprietor and author, Crab House Cafe, Nigel Bloxham recently featured in BBC2’s Food & Drink Programme
13:30 River Cottage’s foraging expert - John Wright brings to life his amazing knapsack of fabulous ‘finds’ of the weekend. Funny, entertaining and very well informed.
14:30   Jimmy Buchan, Fisherman and famous Scots trawlerman, from the TV series – shares his passion for local fish and his fishing experiences  
15:30 Russell Brown, Managing Director, Creative About Cuisine - gets creative with crustaceans
16:30 Dorset Young Seafood MasterChef Competition FINAL judged by Russell Brown
17:30 Back by popular demand – the entertaining Fish Auction on behalf of the Fishermen’s Mission – with our favourite, ‘Passionate About Fish ‘Duncan Lucas and fundraiser, Guy Grimstone