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We all know Sophie Ellis-Bextor is an incredible singer… but did you know she’s also a fantastic cook?!

Sophie will not only be performing at Pub in the Park next month in Tunbridge Wells, but she will also be cooking live on the Miele Chef Demo Stage on Friday 8th July with her husband, The Feeling’s Richard Jones.

Sophie and Richard will be releasing their new cookbook Love, Food, Family: Recipes from the Kitchen Disco in a couple of week’s time and will be showcasing one of the fantastic recipes from their book!

Sophie will also be signing copies of her new book over at our Waterstones pop-up shop!!

Don’t miss out on your chance to see Sophie Ellis-Bextor & Richard Jones cooking live in public for the very first time!!

Pub in the Park Tunbridge Wells takes place between 8 and 10 July 2022 and will be bringing everyone delicious dishes, fiery cooking demos, celebrity chefs, lots of drinks and of course terrific live music.

Tom Kerridge will be hosting the three-day event in Tunbridge Wells plus popular celebrity chef Simon Rimmer will be joining him on Friday night.

Amongst the many celebrity chefs and amazing music on offer this year, Pub in the Park will also be showcasing local talent and local heroes.

Local favourites The Kentish Hare, The Small Holding, The Dog at Wingham and Sankey’s will be serving an amazing selection of their best dishes. The Tanner Brothers and Will Devlin will also be on the main Cookery stage sharing their best recipes and cooking skills. Make sure you catch them in action.

Local musician Paul Dunton will be bringing his orchestra as well as other local artists Charlie Rivers, Two weeks in Nashville and Suncharmer. They will be sharing the music stage with many more legendary artists including Sophie-Ellis Bextor, Faithless DJ Set, Melanie C, Supergrass and many more…

Pub in the Park has also teamed up with The Trinity Theatre who will be bringing its youth group in the kids zone for some mesmerizing performances.

The festival is also proud to be supporting local charity Nourish in their effort to raise valuable funds and increase food donations for their Hidden Holiday Hunger Campaign.

It is fantastic to see so much local talent sharing the bill with famous chefs and international music acts at this year’s Pub in the Park.

Day Tickets and Weekend Tickets are available from the website.  Under 5’s free and great value children’s tickets are available when accompanied by an adult

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