Tuesday September 22, 2020

First Person

Valentine Warner: TV chef and author, 37, London

Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor

29th August, 2009

I started cooking when I was six years old. I cooked throughout my childhood, but then after school I ended up at art college. I enjoyed it, but it wasn’t my most studious time. I excelled in getting bad grades.

Once I’d left college, I realised that I had no money and no career path in front of me. I thought I’d better get a job, so I applied for one in a...

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