Laughter to Your World

Pete Cann - Laughter yoga Leader

As the workload has slowed down at Back-2-Front, with many of our Chefs on Furlough, and hospitality closed for the foreseeable future. Pete Cann turned his hand to another one of his passions, Laughter Yoga. Laughter Yoga is a unique concept, where through various breathing exercises and Laughter techniques, you lift your mood by releasingRead More »

Shout out to our Care Home Chefs

Care Home Chefs

These past few weeks have certainly been a challenging time for many of us, especially being from the hospitality industry, and our Care Home Chefs. Although, the one thing that has certainly kept my spirits up, is the work ethic and compassion of many of our agency Chefs here at Back-2-Front. Being a Chef AgencyRead More »

Owner of Back-2-Front Chef Agency shares some Joy

As an owner of Back-2-Front Chef Agency, I have certainly been affected in a number of ways by COVID-19, as I am sure most of you have been.  Firstly, when all of the Pubs and Restaurants were closed, the business took a quick 40% nosedive of revenue overnight, where our Chef Agency was not required anymore,Read More »

Bristol man aims to bring cheer to coronavirus isolated elderly in message campaign, ‘PenPal2020’

Penpal2020

Bristol man aims to bring cheer to coronavirus isolated elderly in message campaign, ‘PenPal2020’ A Bristol man is aiming to use social media to send children’s heart-warming messages and drawings to elderly people across the country. Pete Cann, the owner of the Bristol catering company, Back-2-Front, is trying to turn the slowdown in his sectorRead More »

Don’t forget the Elderly

Pete Cann laughing with Rex - Age Uk South Glos

Last week I was donating my time at a local activity centre – run by Age UK South Glos, helping to cook a nutritious meal for 25 amazing people, all aged between 75 and 95. It was very humbling being able to spend time with these people, talking about mealtimes, and growing vegetables in theirRead More »

Chef Self-Isolating

Self-Isolating Chefs

As Coronavirus is really starting to take its grip on the UK, things are starting to become more important when it comes to a chef self-isolating. So as part of our going process to attempt to curb the spread of Coronavirus, when the Chef replies to our text message, they are also confirming that theyRead More »

Chef Wash Your Hands

As a Chef you wash your hands on a number of occasions throughout the working day, however its never a bad thing to refresh your knowledge. With the ever concern growing over the Coronavirus and the spread of the virus through touching of hands, this week I thought you would like to see the NHSRead More »

Chef Agency Coronavirus Policy

In response to the news of the coronavirus, we are taking the following action to safeguard our clients from its spread. Communicate to all Chefs via email and text with the NHS guidelines on the virus, asking for confirmation of resent/upcoming travel and for Back-2-Front to be informed if they feel unwell. Confirmation that theyRead More »

My Bristol Chef Agency thoughts

Last night, whilst taking a break from running my Bristol Chef Agency, I stopped at Cribbs Causway, dropping in after a weekend away with the family celebrating a friend’s 40th Birthday. Trying to find a parking space took a while, as the car park for the cinema and restaurant complex was chock a block, whichRead More »