TV chef James Martin cooked up a storm when he whisked into Southend for a series of cookery demonstrations.

The popular chef, who usually sports his trademark bandana on Ready Steady Cook, kept youngsters captivated with top tips on how to rustle up a chocolate and ginger cheesecake.

Then it was the turn of adult customers at Waitrose, in Fossetts Way, to pick up a few hints as James made six different main courses and desserts.

Tasty - TV chef Jame Martin keeps his young fans sweet with strawberries


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