Jamie Oliver

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 Jamie Oliver’s restaurants  were rendered insolvent in Britain last week with the loss of 1,000 jobs. Photograph:  Paul Ellis

Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver refused to write off almost €15 million in loans to his restaurant chain as part of a proposal to rescue the business, whi(...)

A closure notice stuck to the window of  a Jamie’s Italian restaurant in central London. All but three of the British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver’s 25 UK restaurants are shutting down after the business called in administrators. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga/EPA

Rumours of the demise of the Dublin restaurant scene may have been exaggerated. As the arias over the closure of restaurant Luna reached their emotion(...)

It’s Oliver now: A sign on the window of a London outlet informs passersby that Jamie’s Italian has gone into administration. Photograph: Hannah McKay/Reuters

Image of the week: Jamie’s administration Casual dining chains have had a noticeably prolific hold over the restaurant sector in the UK over the past(...)

Finance firm Greybull Capital is begging the government to stump up £30 million in emergency loans to match the £30 million pledged by Greybull and British Steel’s lenders. Photograph: Darren Staples/Bloomberg

Bailing out British Steel is one thing – the once proud symbol of Britain’s manufacturing prowess does, after all, directly employ 5,000 people in th(...)

Jamie  Oliver said on Tuesday thanked staff and  suppliers ‘who have put their hearts and souls into this business for over a decade’. File photograph: Lex Van Lieshout/EPA

About 1,000 staff will lose their jobs with the collapse of celebrity chef Jamie Oliver’s UK restaurant business. However, the TV chef’s restaurant i(...)

Yotam Ottolenghi’s baked paella. Photograph: Andrew Scrivani/New York Times

Every dish has a story to tell, but that story often isn’t what you expect or, indeed, want it to be. Take paella, arguably the most famous of Spanis(...)

Cooking with sprays is often recommended as a low-calorie option

The last thing I expected to see in a best-selling cookbook was the instruction to use low-calorie cooking spray. That’s what you find on page after p(...)

 Levi Roots: built a Caribbean food and drink empire worth €40.5 million following his appearance on Dragons’ Den. Photograph: Jeff Spicer/Getty Images

He found fame and fortune after appearing on the small screen and securing an investment for his Reggae Reggae sauce on Dragons’ Den, but now Levi Roo(...)

Kate McLoughlin  in her butcher shop in Ballyfermot, Dublin. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Kate McLoughlin and Sarah Madden are unusual in the Irish food scene: they are business owners and butchers who happen to be women. McLoughlin now ru(...)

“I’m loving life here. I’m hungry with Munster, and that’s my club, and in terms of Ireland I don’t see why you’d leave.”

Conor Murray’s career has been, more or less, on a steady incline since breaking into the Munster team on their Magners League title-winning run-in in(...)

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