Cook for the Queen

To celebrate the Diamond Jubilee British Food Fortnight is inviting all schools in the UK to create a special menu featuring recipes that showcase the best of British to be served to The Queen and The Duchess of Cornwall at a reception at Buckingham Palace in June.

The competition is the idea of The Duchess of Cornwall and is her special tribute to The Queen for the Diamond Jubilee.

The top four winning schools will be invited to Buckingham Palace in June to see their menus prepared by the famous Royal Chef. The students will then help serve their winning dishes at a special Diamond Jubilee reception attended by The Queen and The Duchess of Cornwall.

For more information on the competition visit

And if you include Turkey on your menu for Cook for the Queen, you will be in with a chance to win £500 and a PE lesson for your school with Olympic Badminton Medallist Gail Emms.

If you do include turkey in your menu, make sure you email a copy of your entry form to