Gareth Webster joins George & Dragon in Cumbria as head chef

gareth webster george and dragonTHE George & Dragon at Clifton, near Penrith in Cumbria, has appointed Gareth Webster as its new head chef.

His previous experience includes the Chester Grosvenor where he progressed to become sous chef, The Pig and Whistle in Cartmel and  The Wheatsheaf in Brigsteer.

“This is a wonderful opportunity to join an already very successful team, and I am extremely honoured and excited to get started at The George & Dragon.

“I’m looking forward to playing my part in providing a great all-round dining experience and making the most of the abundant produce and resources from the Lowther family estate.”

General manager Chris Curry, added:We are delighted to welcome Gareth as our new head chef and we are all looking forward to working with him.

“He is a well-respected chef who is familiar with the seasonal demands of a Cumbrian restaurant and we’re sure that he will bring an enormous amount of knowledge and experience.”

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