Category Archives: Events

Moët UK Sommelier of the Year 2017

  The Moët UK Sommelier of the Year competition is the premier accolade in UK wine service. Each year, this prestigious award marks one person out as the UK’s most skilful, knowledgeable and gifted sommelier. The competition is open to Read more…

2016 UK Restaurant Manager of the Year

Congratulations to all who competed in the 2016 UK Restaurant Manager of the Year . A great final and well done to Matthew Mawtus from Pollen Street Social on his win. 2nd place went to Alexander Cooper from Brumus Restaurant, Read more…

UK Restaurant Manager of The Year 2014 Gala Dinner

UK Restaurant Manager of The Year 2014 Gala Dinner Monday, 17th November 2014 99 Kensington High Street, London, W8 5SA Join us for the UK Restaurant Manager of The Year Gala Dinner 2014! Proudly sponsored by:   A fabulous evening Read more…

AFWS launches 2014 UK Restaurant Manager of the Year competition

The search has begun for the Academy of Food & Wine Service’s 2014 UK Restaurant Manager of the Year. The competition, now in its sixth year, is open to restaurant managers, or those working in similar roles in any sector Read more…

Kathrine Larsen becomes Moët UK Sommelier of the Year 2014

Kathrine Larsen MS has become the Academy of Food & Wine Service’s Moët UK Sommelier of the Year 2014 following a closely fought final at London’s Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Loic Avril, of The Fat Duck, Bray, was runner-up, with Tanguy Read more…

Academy reveals 2013 UK Restaurant Manager of the Year finalists

This year eight restaurant managers have made it through to the Academy of Food & Wine Service’s UK Restaurant Manager of the Year competition following a testing semi-final held at the Moat House Acton Trussell in Staffordshire yesterday [16 September Read more…

The British Hospitality & Tourism Summit 2013

The British Hospitality & Tourism Summit 2013 Tuesday 11 June, 2013 InterContinental London Park Lane Registration is now open for the British Hospitality & Tourism Summit taking place 11 June 2013 at the InterContinental Park Lane, London. The 2012 event Read more…

Events: Autumn Events Calender

 Please download your pdf copy of the Academy’s event calender here   Events Calendar Autumn 2011  For more indepth information and booking forms please see the Events Diary !

ENTRY FORM: AFWS ANNUAL AWARDS 2011

Click onto page two to download an Entry Form and nomination brochure for the AFWS Annual Awards 2011. Due to popular demand the entry date has now been extended to 23rd September 2011.

ACADEMY SEEKS NOMINATIONS FOR AFWS ANNUAL AWARDS 2011

The Academy of Food and Wine Service (AFWS) is inviting entries from hospitality employers and staff for its front-of-house AFWS Annual Awards 2011, being held at London’s Butcher’s Hall on 18 October 2011. The Awards, which have been held by Read more…